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May Poems | Examples of May Poetry

May Poems - Examples of all types of may poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for may.
Premium Member The Green Man
acorns and leaves make up his mind too as foliage entwines ours like bridges, like walkways, camouflaged in an every-day of solitude; these berries may not last; his thought runs deeper - deities of the core, the spirits would say...Read More
Categories: earth, god, green, may,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member A Spring Day In Derbyshire Dales
A SPRING DAY IN DERBYSHIRE DALES Sit with me a while, here on the soft green grass, that hides the Gentian Violet and the Daisy peeping through and watch how the soft cool wind lifts the...Read More
Categories: may, appreciation, day, england, innocence,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mystery of May
I was an unfathomable mystery writer, producing novels for ardent readers, Much like a mystery of vanishing pearly moon, as sun comes up to greet her. My days were spent devising fresh plots, like edgy seas, seeking...Read More
Categories: fantasy, imagery, may, missing,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member May
How beautiful and marvelous is May. April’s rain is mostly gone, and skies are not so gray. In new nests, spring’s birds sing overhead. Are they awakening the blooms in my garden bed? Birds create a symphony with the gentle breeze. Bees...Read More
Categories: may,
Form: Rhyme
Here comes me Welcoming the May. Of wondrous beauty, I see them: Bits of pollen falling Scatters on every fields. Bees on strife hops On every flower. While the busy bugs A flying here and there. People's faces paint with...Read More
Categories: beauty, may, motivation,
Form: Free verse

May: Model Airplanes
Now it's in 'Month Merry' We look outside and see it's very Bright and warm and dry and can With confidence those flights we'll plan! We'll dust off winders, and wind rubber Or fire up engines too long dormant Props...Read More
Categories: encouraging, flying, may, sky,
Form: Rhyme
Miscarriage In May
A poem, I just wrote now. To my son, Samuel Khairuddin Mrs. Khairuddin, you are pregnant! Those joyous words, Made my dreams come true, Wanting this since I was 6 years old, A born Mother, Some said, In training for 33 years. "Don't...Read More
Categories: may, baby, bereavement, bible, christian,
Form: Free verse
Soul of morn ! at night Thou sleep Then dance in mead on blooms on grass The pearls and diamonds all there weep Thy shining sheen them all surpass Thou kiss the Green green vales and hills Thy...Read More
Categories: may, blessing, dream, inspirational love,
Form: Rhyme
You Are the First Hour of Morning Delight
You are.. The first hour of morning delight A lonesome afterglow of twilight A fatigued afternoon, slowly passing for only an hour. You are.. All day round a maple leaf, a fallen Aesop, elsewhere You are.. Folding daylong a solid...Read More
Categories: may,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member About To Be Dismay-Ed
If Tom C. does not post a poem soon Why! ~ It will be June Earth to Tom... Earth to Tom... Earth to Tom......Read More
Categories: friend, june, may, time,
Form: Couplet
Mid-Summer Rain
Mid-Summer Rain The warm sun rises to take the fleeting life of the morning dew. The blazing sun makes the red horizon laugh by spreading its dazzling white radiance. The sizzling sun bathes the folks in sweat as they run and exercise on the sidewalks and...Read More
Categories: environment, may, nature, rain,
Form: Free verse
My colors bloom and die with the seasons of life My colors are bright and paint everything around me My colors are dead and my broken bones soften the uneasiness your soles walk on There's beauty in death...Read More
Categories: faith, may, poets, seasons,
Form: Free verse
Memorial Day 2023 Origin of Holiday
Memorial Day – 2023... origin of holiday Strong and brave men and women gave their level best crème de la crème strongest and bravest leaving grieving significant others with emotional agony within treasured chest o'er the redoubt the the...Read More
Categories: may, america, anger, appreciation, bereavement,
Form: Rhyme
A Dusting of Cinnamon
Drawing near to the end of May (The month devoted to Mary) Sweet-scented thoughts of yesterday Immerse me in books! I tarry... From the Spring-cleaning I should do And progressing with my job search Just so many books to read through! And...Read More
Categories: books, food, may, spiritual,
Form: Sonnet
Spring Returns
Of all the blooms that herald spring's return, The crocus reigns supreme, a regal sight, As if the earth has shed its wintry stern, Its vibrant hues a welcome, bold, and bright. The petals, delicate as morning dew, Unfurl like...Read More
Categories: blessing, flower, may, nature,
Form: Sonnet

Specific Types of May Poems

Definition | What is May in Poetry?