Insect Poems | Examples of Insect Poetry

Insect Poems. Below are short, long, best, famous, and new examples of insect poems. This list of poems for insect is a great resource for examples of insect poems and show how to write poems for insect. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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Categories: insect,
Premium MemberDeath of a Fly
by Maurice Rigoler
(Loose translation of Goethe’s "Tod einer Fliegen")


Without a pause he drinks the toxic brew
until the world about him goes askew.
Light-headed, giddy, delusional
he finds himself no...

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Categories: animal, food, funny, humorous, insect, nursery rhyme, silly,
Snacks
by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
I tried to eat a baseball cap
A dreidel and some lumber
Some beetles and a monkey trap
And now this swell cucumber....

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Categories: insect,
Premium MemberThe Ant
by Geoffrey Brewer
THE ANT
Every crossword buff will know 
That the ants are real hard workers
If you look at how they go
It would seem that they’re no shirkers

But...

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Categories: insect, murder, nursery rhyme,
Kill a Man, Jaro
by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Jaro was a killer
He bonked me on the head
He laughed and laughed
"You're dead, you're dead!"
Is what the killer Jaro said.

But I jumped up and kicked...

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Categories: farewell, forgiveness, insect, nature,
The Last Bee
by Robert Trezise Jr.
It was nearly 60 degrees
On the 21st of January,
On what should be
One of the coldest and snowiest
Days of winter
In Michigan,
But, instead,
After a month of mud
Unfreezing
And...

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Categories: insect, war,
Premium MemberBug News
by PAT Adams
Insects everywhere are dying
Falling right and left with a thud
A mosquito bit into Taylor Swift
And it turned out she had bad blood!

With the cockroach's in...

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Categories: adventure, flying, imagery, insect, spring,
Premium MemberFIREFLIES
by James Edward Lee Sr.
FIREFLIES

I cry
Tears flow

I laugh
You joke

Inside
I try

Star eye
I see

Imagine
Been free

Solo
Double

Counting
Believe

Numbers
Growing as

Burning
Fire rise

Counted ambers
Fireflies


12/15/17
by James Edward Lee Sr....

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Categories: insect, spanish,
Through the Weird of the West
by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Slimy gloppy corn smut
Smeared on a tortilla
Tastes like a monkey's butt
Thank you, Pancho Villa.

Crows' hearts in chili sauce
Beer-battered crickets
Bad luck and double-cross
Ten dollar tickets.

Bar fight...

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Categories: insect, light,
They Linger
by DM Babbit
Cold and snow fell upon the earth
 nature's marvel in winter tide's birth
 and I was sure the flickering would cease
that called each night to...

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Categories: insect,
Premium MemberMosquitoes
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Mosquitoes
by James Edward Lee Sr.

Been bit, been stung now
I hit myself and then I...
scratch and itch bug bite ?


12/07/17...

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Categories: december, desire, devotion, insect,
Butterflies In December
by SEAN SOLOMON
With a northeastern wind
here  they come
there they go
 
Fluttering by  bringing  colours of maroon and gold to a world so cold
 
See...

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Categories: insect, integrity,
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Categories: insect,
Buzz off words to a spider
by Julian Scutts
A silver spider spied a golden fly, 
and to it most amorously did sigh: 
"O most glorious of flies! 
What fine wings you have, what...

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Categories: insect, metaphor, relationship,
Premium MemberYour Fly Is Down
by Maureen McGreavy
I know
I know
You didn't mean to let me in
And you

Could have crushed me like a bug

Instead you caught me
Softly
Saved me
Trapped me
Ogled me through the glass
A...

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Categories: insect, parody,
There is a house in Austin
by Julian Scutts
There is a town in Austin
they call "the Roach Motel,"
for many a poor roach that entered there
a sticky fate befell.
Now roaches, you keep our of...

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Categories: abuse, anger, blue, conflict, insect,
Submission
by Mari Posa
Hahaha she laughed 
It’s ok, it’s me, he said
As his lusty words 
crept in my ear 
clawed at my brain.

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Categories: insect, nature, water, wind,
Premium MemberDRAGONFLY
by JAN ALLISON
iridescent wings
hover over garden pond
cool zephyr breeze blows

11-10-17
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Categories: insect,
Blue Dragonfly
by Jane Shields
Blue Dragonfly

Blue dragonfly
Beautiful delight
Mystic elegance
Dancing flight

Electric blue 
Metallic colouring
Turquoise bright 
Beautiful stunning

Blue dragonfly
Beautiful delight
Mystic elegance
Dancing flight

Opaque flimsy 
Iridescent wings
Hovering active 
Gaily fluttering

Blue dragonfly
Beautiful delight
Mystic elegance
Dancing...

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Categories: insect, satire,
I love crickets
by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
I love wisdom of crickets.
they sing,
and dance,
only in absence of chickens.
Humans sing and dance 
to please even their grave diggers.

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Categories: beautiful, butterfly, color, flying, insect, love, nature, nursery
Butterfuly With Grace And Sway
by Johnny Martinez
Butterfly, butterfly, with grace and sway
       expose to the world your gentle way

Delightful wisp in a gentle breeze
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Categories: insect, love,
Love Letter
by cheryl hoffman
My Dearest Ariel Flywheel,

When we first met I couldn't take my eyes off of you
I remember like yesterday flying around at the local zoo
you had...

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Categories: adventure, anxiety, assonance, emotions, insect,
Premium MemberClouds Flying Emotions Insects and Airplanes
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Clouds are in the skies
Skies are floating high
High is the reason why
Why because cry
Cry because something in my eye
Eye dry all my tears I've shed
Shed...

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Categories: insect,
Premium MemberBumble BEE
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Bumble BEE

I Flutter and fly 
Got stripe yellow/black body
Stringer my beehind zzzz!!
 

10/30/17
by James Edward Lee Sr....

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Categories: insect, nature,
Premium MemberPlant Predator
by Carol Connell
Plant predator poised
eats irritating insect
Venus Fly Trap treat.

10/20/17...

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Categories: insect, nature, work,
Premium MemberLesson From The Ant
by Carol Connell
Just a tiny, crawling creature is she.
You would think her resources would be scant,
but what an example of industry.
I refer to the insect known as...

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Categories: analogy, animal, anxiety, conflict, insect,
Premium MemberRats Racing Roaches
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Rats Racing Roaches


If it's a rat race
Why are all the roaches here
And How many laps

10/17/17
by James Edward Lee Sr....

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Categories: animal, bird, butterfly, garden, insect, nature, wife,
MY GARDEN - MY LITTLE BIT
by Mick Talbot
My little bit of natural life.
Its biodiversity rife.
Frogs, bugs, butterflies, hedgehogs, mice.
Annuals, perennials, lice.
Fruit, cherries, blackberries, no strife!

All in peak condition, no blite.
Every day new...

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Categories: insect,
Premium MemberThe Spider and the Fly
by Ram R. V.
While the fly can fly
And the spider can’t, 
How is it that the spider
Eventually has the better of the fly?

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Categories: insect,
Firefly
by Jake A.
I was leaned back, and the firefly's
were lighting up the night
at a beat full of the sunset,
the summer spirits present all
around the glow,
and the choir...

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Categories: insect, scary, visionary,
The Spider of the Night
by Kenneth Fordham
The Spiders home
So small so thin,
Do you ever think
Where's she's never been?

She spins her home
Then just waits
Hoping for a meal
At her gate.

You'll never see
A tear...

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Categories: insect, nature,
Premium MemberSpring Butterfly
by Eve Roper
skipper unnoticed

mid white rays', sun kissed nectar

pursuit of pleasure

9/16/2017...

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Categories: insect, nonsense, silly, sleep,
Premium MemberGlow Worm
by Kevin Shaw
Glow Worm

There’s a Glow Worm,
sitting on my steak and ale pie.
How she happened to get there,
I’ll never know why.
Let me set her down gently,
just beside...

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Categories: autumn, dark, fate, how insect, life, loneliness,
Poor little mosquitoes
by Xuefeng Pan
At a night in this autumn,
I sat abstemious under a pine
A place where usually belong to me in this university

When my arms and legs felt...

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Categories: cute love, food, funny, insect, nature,
Premium MemberMukbang- ASMR, with Little Bee
by Tahira Parveen
This poem is in conjunction with the video above.


Mukbang Asmr- Little Bee

Enter my little abode 
For a special event a  “ Mukbang”

So many things...

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Categories: insect, nature,
WALKING STICK
by Anita Harris
Slender branching twig
Swaying on summer morning--
Stick insect waiting.


Written 9/4/2017 for Chris D. Aechtner's Premiere haiku contest II
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