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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)?

JOURNEY
Orun mu oru Eni ba lo lomo Eni ba bo lomo We tend to light our fears in the presence of a designatory Pen ?? Cutting out our souls for a damage we couldn't comprehend Having it believed we either...Read More
Categories: character, confidence, confusion, culture,
Form: Epic



Fire for fire or love for love
Fire for fire Light up my fire Let's play truly from the heart You know how amazing it is When we jam together with happiness So keep the fire burning We can't do better with out our...Read More
Categories: africa, courage, freedom, inspiration,
Form: Epic
Gratitude for life
Gratitude for life Can't say how I was born no more Enough of no silver spoon stories Am grateful of whom I am I got no regrets and hope it never comes Cos I watch my steps...Read More
Categories: africa, confidence, courage, encouraging,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Bar
You will see me stopping here To watch this bar fill up with laughter Between the darkest evening of the year And the dusty light that has drawn us near. You must think my accent is strange Mumbling sounds...Read More
Categories: age, dark, death,
Form: Epic
CANTICLES OF A HAPPY PEOPLE
CANTICLES OF A HAPPY PEOPLE We are here for all of us, We are fine, freed and fulfilled; Our motives are mutual, for we are the future; We can stand under the sun, and bathe in the rain; The light...Read More
Categories: age, confidence, feelings, happiness,
Form: Epic



A Mountain Man's Tale, Part VII
VII. Reid’s eyes widened with the realization, she was with child? How long had she known? His mind reeled and more men gathered outside, by this time his cover had been long blown. He glanced down upon red Wolf struggling, then...Read More
Categories: adventure, family, history, loss,
Form: Epic
A Mountain Man's Tale, Part VI
VI. When his pa had died, Reid had just felt fear, he’d been a child, the pain overwhelming, but to see Eagle Vision lying dead… he felt a blind rage that left him seething. “Who did this?”he asked, in a...Read More
Categories: adventure, family, history, loss,
Form: Epic
A Mountain Man's Tale, Part V
V. She knew he was right, and had little choice, winter had set in, travel was hard, but Reid had killed elk, frozen meat to spare, the ponds he worked were never that far. Mink kept her guard up when...Read More
Categories: adventure, family, history, loss,
Form: Epic
A Mountain Man's Tale, Part IV
IV. It was two years later, at age nineteen, Reid was out checking new traps in a pond, just his routine, when he heard a loud shout, ran for his rifle, what was going on? He raced through the woods,...Read More
Categories: adventure, family, history, loss,
Form: Epic
A Mountain Man's Tale, Part III
III. “Eagle Vision says since his own son died he’s felt a hollow no raiding can fill, that men should be fathers, pass their wisdom to adopt you as his own is his will. “From this day forth you’ll be...Read More
Categories: adventure, family, history, loss,
Form: Epic
A Mountain Man's Tale, Part II
II. They did not use Reid Gibson that kindly as they drove him swiftly on up the trail, when he fell behind or misunderstood the two would both strike him without fail. Was he to be held for a big...Read More
Categories: adventure, family, history, loss,
Form: Epic
A Mountain Man's Tale, Part I
I. When he was born he was named Reid Gibson, and his parents weren’t the richest of folk, didn’t have money to buy land back east, so off to the great frontier they did go. This was way back in...Read More
Categories: adventure, family, history, loss,
Form: Epic
COMING HOME
They say we're off the Bar Likewise the red-pen off its ink Whilst we stand outside in a foreign land that we yield no appraisal We glamour unto to the Ode to hold the feelings No one but someone...Read More
Categories: adventure, confusion, dark, desire,
Form: Epic
Premium Member PRESENT IS MY GOD ALWAYS-
~" I know my God is always present I myself must learn to be in myself in his presence" ~? August 18th 2022 written words by James Edward Lee Sr 2022...Read More
Categories: analogy, appreciation, blessing, god,
Form: Epic
The Death of Destiny, Part III
...The blade sunk deep and blood did spurt, flesh of a goddess defiled, Enktantas shrieked, fell to his knees, but Ananke only smiled. “I feel it draining out of me, the force of life slipping away… Oh, thank you for releasing...Read More
Categories: adventure, change, destiny, fantasy,
Form: Epic

Specific Types of Epic Poems

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Definition | What is Epic in Poetry?

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