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Lightning Bug Poems - Poems about Lightning Bug

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Premium Member Whispers In the Air So Troubling SHADOWS That I Hear-
...In the darkness of the night the light evades me Don't yet humble and it's flight the lightning bug winks at me Do the flashings of the night the sun dissipates it covers itself with While in the cool Aut......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, absence, analogy, anxiety, dark,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Catching Fireflies
...I instruct my own children in the art of catch and release. But I simply can’t rob them of the childhood ritual of lightning bug delight in a jar. ......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, conflict, environment, nature, summer,
Form: Free verse
...ike a little star Riled up and startled With a tap... tap... tap Awaken and glow again No more time to nap Lightning bug keep flashing Yellow or neon green Most fascinating thing My eyes have ever seen Keep dancing in ......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, children, insect, nature, night,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member IT WILL BE A HUMDINGER I could cut it short as a monoku but if I’m going fast I might need to be brief. Perhaps I’d be silent, as a lightning bug on a Summer’s day — I’d have to have my mouth wired shut, my hands in casts (they’d talk too) I might......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, poetry, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member hummingbird flies as lightning bug shines
...early aurora a special hummingbird flies by lightning bug ~ next break of the day hummingbird lights eat nectar as lightning bug shines 7/4/20 WRITTEN W......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, adventure, analogy, environment, insect,
Form: Haiku

Premium Member As June's Sun Sets
...of leaves on such temperate eves, Isn't lost on the creatures of shade, Yet a lightning bug's dance is for naught but romance, That eternal game, perfectly played. Up-and-down thru t......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, appreciation, beauty, childhood, insect,
Form: Rhyme
Lightning bugs taste nasty
...I used to love the smell of lightning bugs when we’d catch a bunch and put them in a mason jar trying to make a lantern. Tonight I saw a few lightin......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, animal, cheer up, funny,
Form: Narrative
...the screen projection movie theater dark — glow of lightning bug 11/21/2018 ......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, insect, weather,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Firefly Tango
...Firefly tango, lighting up the meadow Whizzes, whirls, flits, and furls, The little varmints buzz around, Unaware w......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, nostalgia,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Forsooth, What's Truth
...l is a mess), No one's closer to knowledge than you are, For ALL truth's dimly seen (and I often feel green), More a lightning bug trapped in own 'Ball Jar.' (1) There must be ways to grow, some 'jars' bigger although, It is certain ......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Glowing Toad
...mps embracing an ashen bark. His eyes open to silence, as it stares within inches of a small flickering, iridescent lightning bug: as it brightens up the night. I am mesmerized and amazed as I watch the green tree frog jump, gripp......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, imagery, nature,
Form: Free verse
When The Darkness Shines
..."Your light burns brighter than a dying star" Barked the Aardvark to the lightning bug Suffocating in the mason jar "Was it not I" replied the fly encased in glass "Who gave Edison the ide......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, abuse, anti bullying, dark,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Upstarts art, You just have to let go, and enjoy their mistakes! Is it foolish to scheme, does a snail even dream? Does a lightning bug know, that a spark's all it takes? High heeled shoes, hold on tight, diet drinks, share stage fright, ......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, art, humor, love,
Form: Rhyme
Dream - Like Apparition
...Downwind a dream like apparition appears Glowing like a lightning bug He illuminates the night He has the power to change lives If you are open to his particular versi......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, beauty, change, light, power,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member To a Firefly
...wasn’t nice of me. It must have caused you fright. You were only lending magic to my summer night. How I miss you, lightning bug, known as firefly. And how I wish that I could see you in this western sky. Even in the Midwest state ......Read More
Categories: lightning bug, insect, , western,
Form: Couplet

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