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Lightning Poems - Poems about Lightning

Lightning Poems - Examples of all types of poems about lightning to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for lightning.
The Aftermath of Your Lies
...your lies, lies, lies are forevermore And it bites me like a serpent of the deep darkness It strikes me like vigorous lightning thunder…the wilderness is where I wander I wonder if I’ll get through this wanderlust abyss The aftermath o......Read More
Categories: lightning, endurance, pain,
Form: Lyric

Stormy Night
...g and grumbling reverberating off the rooftops Tonight I will see no stars twinkling like a billion fireflies in jars Lightning resembling the forked tongues of serpents taste the air Bursts of bright white like the flashes of photograph......Read More
Categories: lightning, dream, light, london, loneliness,
Form: Free verse
... forever reaching increasingly skilled always have hunger like when you were younger drive up when you’re under the lightning the thunder dynamo will of the furthering hunter nothing’s enough wanting more out of habit calling thei......Read More
Categories: lightning, confidence, inspirational, motivation, success,
Form: Rhyme
Beautiful to Me
...As rain pours down and lightning flashes across the skies I see the hurt and the fear in your eyes You don’t know what to say You don’t wan......Read More
Categories: lightning, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, boyfriend,
Form: Dramatic Verse
... Plush with piety  You must concede    Deaths at football  It is not at fault  Coincidence is all  Like lightning bolt    Be not a petty fool  It’s the only way  You’re a misguided mule  What do you say?    ......Read More
Categories: lightning, corruption, earth, evil, political,
Form: Free verse

The Snitch and The Seeker
...uron They look furious and won't move-on A storm is certain, the clouds are howeing The flakes turn blizzard, the lightning roaring Hey, where is the snitch ___ where did it go? How come the seekers couldn't get to know? Far fr......Read More
Categories: lightning, allegory, allusion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Passing Storm
... The tattered remnants of a thunderstorm flashes slivers of lightning without form, retreating from a sky set to transform. As the sun starts shining, honeybees swarm, while Nat......Read More
Categories: lightning, anxiety, image, imagery, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Raindrops Descend a whisper of sound. Seagulls circle, dogfish sleep, Gannets dive and dolphins leap, But black clouds return and lightning flashes O'er storm-tossed seas, as thunder crashes. Once more a stealthy cloud abducts infant water, The ......Read More
Categories: lightning, analogy, imagery, nature, ocean,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Before There Were Rainbows
...danced all night!” It was all covert, something dirty in a bathroom stall Before there were rainbows. My muscular lightning belied my vulnerable rain-soaked downpours Before there were rainbows. My secret Preludes to the Afternoon......Read More
Categories: lightning, america, anxiety, freedom, metaphor,
Form: Didactic
Friday May 13th 2022
...oeuvre), a healthy barley noticed portion of planet Earth. Faster than a speeding bullet lubricated with greased lightning, and one rather extremely uncommon phenomena, the devastating, instantaneous, and outrageous volcanic ac......Read More
Categories: lightning, atheist, dark, destiny, gothic,
Form: Free verse
Female Ghosts of Thailand
...‘Krasue’ A woman’s head with viscera hanging down from her neck. She paralyzes like ice-cold lightning. Where will you be tonight when the moon is shut? Woman hater, where will you be when the womb of your so......Read More
Categories: lightning, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Lightning
...ue emptiness shuddered by the tearing thunder, burns in forked flicker for a fraction of time transient. Flash of lightning blazes in the cold lattice of azure fire, lazuli light leaves the lingering sound to languish behind, stri......Read More
Categories: lightning, analogy, introspection, silence,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Flash View
...dslinging And similar scenes of sickening magnitude, My hands grope for the ‘remote’. The channels swing past in lightning speed From frenzied gyrations of lovers of celluloid To serials lengthening into infinity Of love betrayed......Read More
Categories: lightning, anger, conflict, death, heartbreak,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member amaranthine
... lightning dances~ into cosmic strips of light illuminating moonless night as his silhouette sails with hers succumbi......Read More
Categories: lightning, dark, emotions, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Before The Storm
...ter> A weather system that has been out west of us is here today. There have been hailstorms, tornadoes, heavy rain, lightning and thunder out west. The systme is here but I am praying for less severe weather to hit us. The storm split i......Read More
Categories: lightning, weather,
Form: Rhyme

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