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Mantis Poems - Poems about Mantis

Mantis Poems - Examples of all types of poems about mantis 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 mantis.
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...mantis sits on rock chameleon covertly adjusts camera ......Read More
Categories: mantis, life, nature, rainforest, silence,
Form: Haiku

I saw a praying mantis
... I saw a praying mantis as I went about my day The brightest green, the coolest form and I just had to say “Please tell me of your p......Read More
Categories: mantis, prayer,
Form: Rhyme
RIDICULOUS is not outside the door The fly on the ceiling is not on the floor, Walls may have ears but have nada to say The mantis raises its hands but doesn’t pray. Say, why no god is found in the god’s lake? Dammit, nor the devil lurks in t......Read More
Categories: mantis, funny,
Form: Rhyme
To Be I don't want to Be a lug, I want to be an eagle majestic and regale I don’t want to be a worm blind without colour, I want to be a Mantis Shrimp that sees colour like no Other. I don’t want to be single cell Zoo plankton, I want to be a dolphin wi......Read More
Categories: mantis, happiness, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Looking Out My Window From My Sickbed
...ed The shadow of a long-dead tree Creeps across the face of a nurse-white house Immortalized in sunlight Like a Mantis Stealthily To touch its shuttered eye Just at the bottom corner Perhaps to make it more aware That I a......Read More
Categories: mantis, surreal,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Praying Mantis
... The mantis prays in a pious pose with unholy hands pressed close. He feigns a prayerful stance as if caught in an inspire......Read More
Categories: mantis, dark, humor,
Form: Light Verse
...Christ carries cross want wakes wisdom mantis mauls mate music makes merry sun sparkles snowman thinking takes time fear frames future ivy interlaces ioch......Read More
Categories: mantis, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Van Gogh Self-Portrai
...ief. But it is the head that defines the portrait: skull-like, moon-like, unearthly, an insect’s – wasp or praying mantis – the eyes prominent, bulging, lizard-like, alien, hypnotic, the gaze diffused behind the pupils, screwed b......Read More
Categories: mantis, art,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Brevette collaboration- all welcome to participate
...s grace love l i f t s lives beatitudes b r e e d blessings. Beata Agustin want w a k e s wisdom mantis m a u l s mate music m a k e s merry sun s p a r k l e s snowman thinking t a k e s time Frances ......Read More
Categories: mantis, 10th grade, appreciation,
Form: Verse
That's Love
... mantis mauls mate First......Read More
Categories: mantis, insect,
Form: Verse
Premium Member An Insect Riddle for You
...What is the deadliest insect on the planet? Wood tick? No Praying mantis? If you mate with her. Wolf spider? Tsetse fly? Nah. The Tsetse fly only kills ten thousand people a year. ......Read More
Categories: mantis, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Mantra: I will create as I speak
...Seventh, In the taxi, The driver's arms fan out like a praying mantis, ready for the kill. Old thin arms. In the backseat: the prey. Seventh, Today is mist. Dark blue building......Read More
Categories: mantis, absence, america, leaving, loneliness,
Form: Verse
The Color Wheel
...mes flash neon harlequins in the air Grass lawn malachites sway a chartreuse pear glint olive jaded myrtles mix in mantis mints flow with sea-green pine shamrock tints. All spinning on the scene with the color wheels of green......Read More
Categories: mantis, analogy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member praying mantis justice
... inhuman ferocity a weird bug velocity mantis gentle as can be mate eats his head with some glee ......Read More
Categories: mantis, life,
Form: Jueju
...The vulture swoops down tackles the dying rabbit violently touched The female praying mantis eats her mate the mail after they are intimate she's impregnated violently touched To soldiers on the flank marc......Read More
Categories: mantis, analogy, anxiety, conflict, nature,
Form: Dramatic Verse

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