May Poems | Examples of May Poetry

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Categories: may, political,
A Shameful Conquest Of Itself
by Keith Murphy
‘May I take the liberty?’ used to be asked by polite old men,
Doffing their caps as required to a stranger to whom they were offering...

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Categories: confusion, deep, imagery, may,
I am afraid
by Vidushi Sharma
I am afraid
If I failed like a hundred times,
and somehow I sum up myself
Again and Again.
what if one day I couldn't.
I couldn't start over.
I am...

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Categories: may,
Just a Door Away
by Shameen Imran
Slight ajar, hand on the knob,
I stand from you,
Just a door away
Fighting back tears, bitterly sobbing,
Scarlett eyes;
With veins and everything ready to burst
I endeavour to...

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Categories: may, memory, metaphor,
Whats in the basement
by liza marry
Mommy told me never to go in the basement, but I wanted to see what was making that noise. It kind of sounded like a...

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Categories: may, sister, teen, thanksgiving
B5-POEM 5 MY GIFT OF LOVE
by Jerry Wells
POEM 5 MY GIFT OF LOVE 

MY GIFT OF LOVE; 

MY MISSION IS TO BE JOYFUL 

AND KIND. 

MY PROMISE IS A LIFE TIME 

OF...

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Categories: angel, art, beauty, day, may,
Worldless beauty
by Edward Snyder
Springs on set comes out to play

her gourmet of vibrancy on display 

such grace and beauty she portrays

her interplay of wordless beauty

warms our hearts on...

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Categories: may,
Chance
by Paul Warren
Is there such a thing as sheer chance
Of having things happen in a dance
When the cogs of the world turn
Sometimes the outcome will be what...

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Categories: baby, beautiful, caregiving, celebration, may,
Premium MemberSleep, Baby Sleep CARSHRA'S lullaby
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Sleep Baby
 Sleep Baby
 Sleep all you want 
you will never be lonely with Jesus your own 
Sleep Baby
 Sleep Baby 
Sleep all you want
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Categories: america, bible, birthday, celebrity, may,
'Happy Happy Birthday to angel fallen
by verlecia fields
'Happy Happy Birthday to angel fallen

To the 'HOTTEST BURNING MORNING STAR'
with the most
'MUNDANE, EARTHBOUND , SINS'
let me say 
happy happy birthday to you 
I lift...

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Categories: celebrity, giggle, happy birthday, may, music, tribute,
Happy Happy Birthday Gulce Ataseven
by verlecia fields
Happy Happy birthday  Gulce Ataseven 
To the ' LUXURIOUS, BREATHTAKINGLY , BEAUTIFUL LADY'
with the most
' ELEGANT GIVING HEART'
let me say 
Happy Happy birthday to...

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Categories: birthday, happy birthday, jobs, may, men, music, tribute,
Happy Happy Birthday Abramo Zeni
by verlecia fields
Happy Happy Birthday Abramo Zeni

To the  HANDSOME ENTERTAINMENT COMPOSER
with the most
SINCERELY SERIOUS WORKING WORK ETHICS 
let me say 
Happy Happy Birthday to you
i lift...

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Categories: birthday, chocolate, giggle, international, may, native american, sweet,
Happy Happy Birthday Emily Justine Carter
by verlecia fields
Happy Happy Birthday 
 To  the 
LOVELIEST ANGELIC BEAUTIFUL SMILE
 with the most
 coolest 
 I  LOVE SCIENCE  Smart-GURL Brains 
let me...

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Categories: may, rain,
Premium MemberRainy day in may
by Heidi Sands
Another rainy day in May
Makes it hard to dream, in a way
Dark clouds hover and want to stay
Making it seem night during day
The sun is...

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Categories: may, mental illness, sorrow,
Premium MemberAt Last Freedom Reigns
by Rick Parise

God Knows Where I Am 
A Tribute To Linda Bishop
________________


Within the inevitable passing of time
The seasons fled like a distant dream

~

With the coming of spring
The...

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Categories: anger, city, evil, how may, sorry,
Premium MemberFriend or foe
by Roy Pett


We build our walls and fences high
Psychopaths want us to die,

We try to stop our perpetrators threat,
Though our intelligence can't detect,

While European blood soaks our...

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Categories: may, summer,
Premium MemberFor Summer's Coming
by Andrea Dietrich

My joy

in May’s sweet blooms

is only surpassed by

those warm nights’ blossoming of stars

in June
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Categories: may, seasons,
Mixed May Messages
by DM Babbit
Cool May evening skies come as a surprise
  following several days adventures
  of record heat breaking temperatures.
and  as the brush of March...

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Categories: may, wind,
A Warm and Windy Day
by Lenna Walker
A Warm and Windy Day

The flowers are dancing to and fro
with Maple limbs dipping and bowing low

Long grass flowing in jade green waves
as my canopy...

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Categories: may, metaphor, summer, sun,
Untamed Romance of a Triad
by Joyeeta Neogi
There is a lot of tension in the forecast;
A steamy and a hot affair,
arising between the air and moisture.
The amount of love they make,
is stimulating...

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Categories: abuse, anger, caregiving, discrimination, may, society, violence,
The Chilly Blowing Gale
by Andrew Crisci
I'm standing by the splashing rocks of the roaring ocean
with a cold face as if I was standing in wintry freezing rain;
it's the middle of...

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Categories: may, rain,
May Visitors
by DM Babbit
Several small visitors came today.

Arriving one by one
   they gathered on the back of the worn cushions 
of the aging tattered lawn chair
...

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Categories: may, seasons, summer, time,
Evergreen
by John Beam
In early summer everything is green, as far as you can see....

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Categories: may, rain, work,
Premium MemberMay Showers
by Glen Schwartz
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Categories: may, nature, rain, seasons,
Premium MemberMAY SHOWERS
by JAN ALLISON
My umbrella helps keep me totally dry
As torrential May showers fall from up high
Yet soon I see a rainbow and azure blue sky


Showers provide moisture...

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Categories: may, rain,
Premium MemberBUBBLY SHOWER IN MAY
by nette onclaud


Pearly gust  strewn  across the field
By  an out-pour  that glistens the view;
Its trickling dash jiggles  on  trees
As lucent ...

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Categories: appreciation, beauty, flower, may, rain,
Premium MemberMay Showers
by Darren White
May showers

Her long hair draped around her shoulders
                 ...

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Categories: may, rain,
Premium MemberMay Showers Remind Me of You
by Laura Loo
It’s sprinkling again, 
               guess it’s that time of year-
But every...

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Categories: depression, imagery, imagination, may, nature, rain,
Premium MemberMay Showers
by Emile Pinet
A ghostly mist fogs up the air
as May dissolves clouds into rain.
And though it seems somewhat unfair
a ghostly mist fogs up the air.
For rays of...

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Categories: may, rain,
May Showers
by Anisha Dutta

              May Showers
         ...

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Categories: may,
Premium MemberMay Showers
by Andrea Dietrich
Showers April brought to us -
showers more than sun,
and I just kept wondering
when they would be done!

May arrived and in the sky,
clouds were dark with...

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Categories: may,
The Month of May
by SHERIF MONEM
I love the month of May

It is the month of flowers

Thanks for the April showers

It brought us  this garden full of colors

The month of...

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Categories: may, weather,
Premium MemberSonnet for May Showers
by Cecelia Hopkins-Drewer
The smatter and patter of May showers,
Falls on the remnants of April flowers;
Rivulets of pattern the soft rain weaves,
Running freely among March's fallen leaves.

May is...

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Categories: may, rain,
May showers
by Jeremy Smith
May
showers,
will help bring 
out the bugs of
June
5/5/2017...

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Categories: may, nature,
Sweet Lilac Breeze
by Lenna Walker
Sweet Lilac Breeze

Lavender lilacs in full bloom today
budded in April now blooming in May

They bloom every spring when most things renew
I'm always thrilled with their...

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Categories: may, rain, spring,
Rain Dance
by DM Babbit
Rain Dance
The rooftops appear slick
   reflective mirrors of the rain
   droplets large and globular
   flow down the rafters to...

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