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Long Damselfly Poems

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Dance of the Damselfly
Across the moor
To Wicken Fen
Where brume swallows all
Into mire, of the life,
                       ...

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Categories: damselfly, life, nature,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member The Women of Tuskegee-Tuskegee Airmen

If you look behind his story 
there’s a woman you will find.
Not in the struggle for the glory
but with a duty on her mind.

Now meet The Women of Tuskegee.
Tuskegee Airmen they are named.
Lost within the...

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Categories: damselfly, black african american, history,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Science Lesson From a Mayfly
Damselflies are dainty, they are wisest of the wise.
Dragonflies a bit dumpy, much bigger than you and I.
I am a three-tailed Mayfly, so I am an expert in flies.
You can call me a Stonefly, but...

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Categories: damselfly, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Personification
Premium Member DAMSELFLY




Her swift and wondrous gait   enthralls
upon  the light  of lightest evening--
bedecked  in turquoise- gold  finery
sewn by earth’s intricate handiwork...
a mature nymph hovers along the pond
to  relish  delicacy...

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Categories: damselfly, appreciation, beauty, insect,
Form: Personification
Carpe Diem Carpe Noctem
I am my fathers son
I am my mothers daughter
Forged in Dragons Flame
Birthed in Neptunes Water

I hear the song of the Warrior
I dance to the warriors tune
I am known as the Healer
I am the guardian at...

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Categories: damselfly, inspirational love, light, magic, moon, mythology, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme



If I should find a Butterfly
If I should find a Butterfly, 
Neath the Willow tree, 
I’d recall how she’d been an ugly bug, 
But now a wondrous, sight to see. 
 
If I could talk to a Dragonfly, 
Hovering by...

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© Kevin Shaw  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: damselfly, imagery, insect, nature, poetry, water,
Form: Rhyme
Wind Eater
Naught but a maze shall carry this
bound in cloud
through the tunnels of twigs
shall freedom range to the applause of leaves

Tangency poised on the ballet of grass
such hurricane stanzas embrace
these burnished strings of delicate harp
or sigh...

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Categories: damselfly, blessing, wind,
Form: Free verse
Gossamer Flyer~
Dragonfly Damsel engaging such wonder 
Discovers a world between water and land
Magical enchantment her filmy wings stand
Refracting worlds beheld from another

Lucent pools echo translucent colors
Iridescent gossamer winged flyer
Damselfly dance into the sun higher
Filling us with...

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© Jane Bowen  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: damselfly, animals, fantasy, imagination, inspirational, introspection, nature, philosophy,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member Animal Guessing Game Number 3
              I lay my eggs in water.
              I criticize...

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Categories: damselfly, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th
Form: Personification
DAINTY DAMSELFLY
Such beauty and so full of life,
she's flitting to and fro,
from plant to plant to find best perch
and put herself on show.

Sprawling in the midday sun
she is a splendid sight.
Her slender abdomen dressed in
metallic blue...

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Categories: damselfly, animal, life, summer,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Cinderella Damselfly
Cinderella Damselfly was inspired as she clung to the Nebraska wheat
her sparkly filigree wings were dazzled with Midwestern dew.
she clung to the stalk in a desperate lonely ignored women’s way.
her empathy felt that something marvelous...

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Categories: damselfly, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tensile Wings
Fragile in no way, pliable, flexible
Delicate? Hardly. Reaching coves and corners
Getting her monarch where she needs to be

Tensile Wings
Rarely broken, tough and durable, dependable
Lifting up the faeries into the hollow of the oak tree
Flattening themselves...

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Categories: damselfly, nature,
Form: Free verse
DAMSELFLY PLAYS THE GAME
Hoping for to score, she is to-and-fro.
Finding perfect patch, puts herself on show.
Now in blazing sun, she’s a splendid sight
With her sleek figure dressed in blue so bright.

Her wings, silver lace and so delicate.
Now she...

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Categories: damselfly, animal,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Garden Secrets
Damselfly breeze floats on a summers’ day
Carefree with love and delight in her way

Monarch butterfly arrives soon after
Ruffled marigolds hear tiny laughter

Grasshopper, not sure if he’s invited
Queen of faeries says I’ll make you knighted

Bumblebee diligently...

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Categories: damselfly, garden,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member FULL FLIGHT


If I had my way
I would come back
as a droning dragonfly
strong and determined
or maybe a damselfly
dainty and graceful

Either way
I’d surf the sky
every hour of the day
and hover on and on
over drifting waterlilies
the whole night through

In...

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Categories: damselfly, appreciation, flying, insect, joy, life, sky, time,
Form: Free verse