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Epic Poems | Epic Examples

Epic Poems. Examples of Epics and a list of new poems in the correct poetic form and technique. Share and read short, long, best, and famous Epic poetry while accessing rules, format, types, and a comprehensive literary definition of an Epic.

Epic poetry is an extensive, serious poem that tells the story about a heroic figure, but there is more to an epic poem. What is epic in poetry (complete definition)?

Speeches and leeches
Speeches peaches, Just like leeches, Sucking my blood, Sucking my nards, It’s really hards, Just like a rock, They’re in my sock!...Read More
Categories: 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Epic



Relationships
In the dance of love, man and woman unite, Harmony sought, yet shadows invite. The devil despises when two hearts align, For wonders emerge when love intertwines. Fierce battles waged, arguments endure, Yet within the struggle, a love so pure. Listen,...Read More
Categories: 10th grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Epic
Relationships
In the dance of love, man and woman unite, Harmony sought, yet shadows invite. The devil despises when two hearts align, For wonders emerge when love intertwines. Fierce battles waged, arguments endure, Yet within the struggle, a love so pure. Listen,...Read More
Categories: 10th grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Epic
Relationships
In the dance of love, man and woman unite, Harmony sought, yet shadows invite. The devil despises when two hearts align, For wonders emerge when love intertwines. Fierce battles waged, arguments endure, Yet within the struggle, a love so pure. Listen,...Read More
Categories: 10th grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Epic
Relationships
In the dance of love, man and woman unite, Harmony sought, yet shadows invite. The devil despises when two hearts align, For wonders emerge when love intertwines. Fierce battles waged, arguments endure, Yet within the struggle, a love so pure. Listen,...Read More
Categories: 10th grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Epic



Premium Member Giggle
GIGGLE If you did, I bet you feel better, right? Laughter does wonders for the soul It's like sunshine after a rain Remember a smile is a frown upside down Bet THAT made you giggle! If you're looking to complain about...Read More
Categories: devotion,
Form: Epic
ANC Greedy Leaders- South Africa
In a land where shadows linger long, A tale unfolds of a people's song. Apartheid's chains, a cruel embrace, Enslaved hearts in a divided space. Kindred souls, with no love for gold, Living lives where stories are told. No ego's sway,...Read More
Categories: africa, anger, anxiety, betrayal,
Form: Epic
A message of Love and redemption
On the cross, Jesus hung for all to see A sacrifice for every soul, a gift to humanity He died for Catholics, Baptists, and all in between For every denomination, His love was the theme He came to save,...Read More
Categories: 9th grade, allegory, bible,
Form: Epic
IN THE REMEMBRANCE OF THE MARTYRS
They sung for the Lord in the synagogues Raising mixed feelings to the music analysts Voices mattered less, the message more precious Preached his word in the land The sacrifices they made to secure life! In moments of trial, they...Read More
Categories: christian, death, faith,
Form: Epic
The Black Anthem's Cry
Black is not evil, It's a Style so grand A beauty that's been hidden from our sight No longer to hid our precious hand and question Who we are in day And night For black is not a curse Nor...Read More
Categories: black african american, black
Form: Epic
Oh black African
Oh, you African! Of cocoa skin and black-haired Like your judgments You African! The lamb in the elections Son of the people, wandering in the dying neighborhoods With your sweet and spoken worldly pretentions Hiding your...Read More
Categories: 9th grade, abuse, africa,
Form: Epic
Bed-Bound-Soul
The heaviness of this bed draws indications that I’m not sleeping alone The squeaky sound of a loud spring creeping in as it moved like an aggressive ocean wave at night I could hear I’m not breathing...Read More
Categories: allusion,
Form: Epic
Never enough
Never enough Am looking for something Am still figuring out life My Mind over life matters I can't escape my star The more I live the more I grow This is suppose to be a blessing Yet it is...Read More
Categories: africa, confidence, courage, feelings,
Form: Epic
Blood Mary
Bloody Mary I know marry was a good mother No wonder my pen bleed again There Is a cry from a distance This voices sounds like a captivated souls The voices are full of complains This sounds like a...Read More
Categories: africa, dedication, deep, humanity,
Form: Epic
Pain
Pain It hurts but I can't avoid it It helps cos it is a source It builds despite it is difficult It creates even when it's hard It hurts is true It pushes for discipline It is a path...Read More
Categories: africa, confidence, courage, emotions,
Form: Epic

Specific Types of Epic Poems

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Definition | What is Epic in Poetry?

Poems Related to Epic

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