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Dragonfly Poems

Dragonfly Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of dragonfly poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for dragonfly.

New Poems

to drink I make
I was born there 
in a naive village
now this is my city
I walk on the city path

now I walk by the royal path
like the mouth of hungry child

suddenly there piece of onion
show me the path of cost living

I'm in the...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, life, poetry,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Fidgit Christmas Jitters
Fidgit Christmas Jitters

I want to write about Christmas cookies, 
Angels that hang on the tree, 
and look at me…
then smile.

I want to write about Mistletoe, 
and first kisses,
red cheeks,
red noses, 
and roses. 

I want to share the feeling that I...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, christmas, international, jesus, love, military, poverty, wedding,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rebecca

Daughter of The King. 
Your namesake blessed a nation, 
be proud. 
You began life, 
ahead of most. 
Already you were glorified, 
held high by your parents. 

Don’t let any take you down, 
as they are all less than you. 
Rebecca,...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, confusion, emotions, friendship, friendship love, growing up,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Fruits and Friendships
Fruits and Friendships

An open heart, 
an open hand, 
a way to say, 
He is in command. 

Placing others above yourself, 
ever trying to reach, 
a point that you may know
His will. 

Kneeling, bowing, 
trying to follow, 
the Sheppard’s words, 
and...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, allah, angel, appreciation, dream, holocaust, i miss
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Evil Woman
(not a nice poem)

Evil Woman

You are part of me, 
I wish that were not true. 
Even now, 
I long to be lost. 
I have heard today
yet one more, 
reason to believe, 
your level of hate, 
had no end. 

You...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, abortion, absence, abuse, addiction, allah, angel, anti
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Dark is the Art
(not a nice poem... )

Dark is the Art

Evil made up, 
hiding in plain site…

Judgments made, 
of others, 
that can not see, 
the color
of their own robes. 

It is easy. 
No glasses, 
No special view, 
or mirror effect…

Evil made...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, angel, anger, anti bullying, anxiety, child abuse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Our Tree
Our Tree

The green tree in the box, 
kept in the attic, 
is in pieces. 
Not because it is dead, 
or firewood, 
but a project
to be assembled. 
Much like our life, 
from the beginning of I do, 
lovingly placed together, 
each...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, celebration, childhood, children, chocolate, christian, christmas, cinderella,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Your Words
Your Words

put me on the ground. 
He yelled.
He screamed. 
he was obscene. 

I walked on. 
I wanted to live, 
the perfect life. 
The picket fence, 
and no strife. 

Two kids, a yard, a house. 
A mouse in the kitchen,...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, abortion, abuse, addiction, allah, america, angel, appreciation,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Christmas Card
A Christmas Card

Letters unsent, 
to people…
that wish they had received them. 
Maybe not write away, 
or all at once, 
but eventually. 

Harsh words spoken, 
throughout the year, 
people with a past…
they can not leave. 
Maybe something;
they are dragging behind. 
Turn...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, childhood, christmas, cute love, forgiveness, heaven, memorial,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pass Trade Already
Pass Trade Already
Do not waste more time!

It is fire and spit,
thin water and urine. 
All lies from city folk. 
The swamp smells, 
it is dying. 
No new water, 
just the old cesspool inlets, 
all the outlets, blocked. 

Cockroaches running,
for the...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, abortion, allah, america, heartbroken, jesus, political, religious,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Washing Instructions
Washing Instructions

Put the clothes in the washer. 
not quickly, but slowly. 
There was a day, 
this would all be done, 
by hand. 

Four or five large things, 
Maybe some socks, 
a few, 
and the cost will be high.
Why I...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, daffodils, depression, good morning, heartbreak, hello, hope,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Children, the Last Child in the Next
The Last Child in the Nest 

When you ask something of me, 
I drop what I am doing, 
and attend. 
When you need something now, 
I comply. 
A ride, money, a task to be done, 
Another way I say,
I...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, childhood, family, grandparents, heart, holocaust, mom, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Gifts of Air and Water
Gifts of Air and Water

A little more money, 
and I could buy…
exactly what my kid wanted. 
Yet I found, 
that it may not be, 
exactly what they needed. 

For less, I could choose, 
to get the best of usefulness. 
For...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, childhood, christmas, devotion, international, music, my children,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Do U DUI
Do U…
Yes, you do!

Celebrate with friends. 
Drinking laughing, 
and telling jokes. 
all is well. 

Merry Christmas, 
Happy New Year, 
I pray you see the first day, 
and not your last. 

It controls us, 
It always did, 
We were just...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, abuse, divorce, drink, drug, holiday, holocaust, humanity,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Bound by the Unseen
Bound by the Unseen

Straps, and wire, 
cutting ropes…
that make you bleed. 
Not that anyone can see, 
but they are there. 

We all have them. 
Some are worse then others. 
Some have lives,
that never…
feel peace.
The word safe, 
never spoken. 

Be aware...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, allah, america, atheist, internet, islamic, jesus, jewish,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Just Friends
Just Friends 
(friendly advances…gone wrong.)

Happy is a great way to be. 
Being saved is so true. 
It lifts the heart, 
and makes one want to sing, 
and makes others think
you are crazy. 

When saying things, 
“How are you...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, abuse, anti bullying, anxiety, appreciation, atheist, friend,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Race
The Race

Click-ity clack, 
the wagon tools along, 
the road;
as fast as it can go. 
The wheel(s) barely…
hanging on. 

That is how we run through life, 
riding on three of four, 
or maybe half footed, 
left footed, 
or even…
three toed. 

Slow...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, adventure, allah, america, angel, anti bullying, appreciation,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member My Kid Sister
My Kid Sister

I have one, 
or at least sort of. 
I have one, 
that I was never around…
growing up. 
Divided families do that, 
they get confused, 
and even lost. 

Traditions are hard to hold, 
and histories get distorted. 
The fact(s)…...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, childhood, christian, daffodils, dance, heart, home, mountains,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Small Christmas Package
A Small Christmas Package

You have brightened my life. 
I have found you. 
A tiny piece of my past, 
worth saving. 
Something I can keep, 
as mine. 

I thought it was lost, 
I had accepted that, 
If not willingly, 

You...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, best friend, childhood, christmas, courage, endurance, faith,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Baskets of Faith
Baskets of Faith
and Hopeful Fishermen 

Sometimes there is not enough, 
to share everything we have. 
But there is always enough, 
to share all of what we do have, 
every time. 

God will take care of the shortages, 
and use the...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, angel, appreciation, atheist, christmas, miracle, nonsense, snow,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The First Day, I Keep
The First Day, I Keep

Your eyes,
will be the stars, 
in my sky.
Your smile, 
the very desire...
of my being. 

I will etch your lovely face,
upon my heart, 
as you answer yes... 
I will keep it,
there forever. 
You will never age. 

You...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, angel, anniversary, beauty, christmas, hello, marriage, woman,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Church Today
Church Today

The small church sanctuary was empty. 
Well, not really, that is never exactly true. 
There are always angels, 
playing in the rafters, 
tiptoeing across the piano keys, 
or chasing each other, 
back and forth among the flowers.

Sometimes they go...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, allah, angel, appreciation, atheist, bible, christian, creation,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Glass of Wine
A Glass of Wine

In a box, 
a cake is hidden. 
I opened it slowly, 
and looked inside. 
All I found…
was a bag, 
and dust. 

Add this, mix that, 
be hopeful and hurry. 
The mistake, 
was in the flurry. 

Whipped topping,
everywhere,...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, celebration, christmas, crazy, happy, marriage, miracle, miss
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member White Angels, Glowing Lamps
White Angels, Glowing Lamps

When the wind blows, 
down from the great north, 
it brings a mighty frost. 
Do not be afraid. 
Just because something, 
makes you tremble, 
does not give it the right…
to win. 

Stand tall, all who guard the...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, appreciation, emotions, hate, how i feel, internet,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Older Than I Remember
Older Than I Remember

Things have not gone, 
the way that you believe they should. 
I have not said a thing. 
Things are not what they need to be, 
but that does not matter. 
I will stand beside you forever. 

Getting...Read More
Categories: dragonfly, cancer, depression, magic, mental illness, mentor, scary,
Form: Free verse