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Mayfly Poems - Poems about Mayfly

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Premium Member Torch Lake II - Of Wind and Creatures
...Through our patio window Pinned With hundreds of Mayfly fins Ruffling to the sunrise I watch an ant On our Torch Lake deck Carry a detached translucent wing Hoist......Read More
Categories: mayfly, destiny, environment, freedom, insect,
Form: Free verse



Thousand Touches
...ents potent; The dewdrop that glistens from the tip of a leaf, Though its life is a second or minute so brief... The mayfly lives, kissing the lamp, a day or less, Yet, that makes itself as happy as none could guess; Fruit fly survives......Read More
Categories: mayfly, heart, life, love,
Form: Rhyme
Sunrise
...ometimes With a bit of luck We get to get or give A ****. Are we so different, you and I From the miserable mature mayfly? At least we two, may set our eyes On this, this morning’s shared sunrise. ......Read More
Categories: mayfly, life,
Form: Rhyme
The Accidental Poet
...ize each sound. An idiom that passed all understanding yet could be grasped on the wing an ephemeral thing, a single Mayfly in an endless array of May blossoming. It was a beautiful seamless moving hem of apperception, a cloth made ......Read More
Categories: mayfly, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sunshine Visited Me
... And of whole lifetimes gone by, in hardly the blink of an eye, Like the rapid and fleeting existence, of the emergent mayfly. And of a parenting pride, and a long adoration of the flowers, And of being the sole benefactor, of the hone......Read More
Categories: mayfly, fantasy, imagery, magic, nature,
Form: Couplet



A Day of Drunkard
...who cry The world is a journey where you live and try You try to struggle you try to fly Who will be the eagle or a mayfly? Let see who will shout banzai (shouting cheerfully in Japanese) While sipping the brew from the bottle I lo......Read More
Categories: mayfly, depression, desire, dream, humanity,
Form: Rhyme
The Children of Gaza Lyrics: II
...ible of dust, brief flower come to this? your tiny hand in your mother's hand for a last bewildered kiss… Brief mayfly of a child, to live five artless years… Now your mother's lips seal up your lips from the Deluge of her tea......Read More
Categories: mayfly, child, child abuse, childhood,
Form: Lyric
World War II Poems and Holocaust Poems - I
...le of dust, brief flower come to this— your tiny hand in your mother's hand for a last bewildered kiss... Brief mayfly of a child, to live two artless years! Now your mother's lips seal up your lips from the Deluge of her tear......Read More
Categories: mayfly, evil, holocaust, racism, truth,
Form: Rhyme
My most popular poems on the internet I
...e of dust, brief flower come to this? your tiny hand in your mother’s hand for a last bewildered kiss ... Brief mayfly of a child, to live two artless years! Now your mother’s lips seal up your lips from the Deluge of her Tears ......Read More
Categories: mayfly, internet, poems, poetry, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Mayfly Martyrdom
...Note: Expanded version of Mayfly Martyrs Such an ethereal beauty. Petite in size but large on life. One would not expect its duty i......Read More
Categories: mayfly, death, insect, life, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Poems about Children V
...Poems about Children V Pan by Michael R. Burch Among the shadows of the groaning elms, amid the darkening oaks,......Read More
Categories: mayfly, autumn, baseball, child, childhood,
Form: Rhyme
Mayfly Martyrs
...Such an ethereal beauty. Petite in size but large on life. One would not expect its duty is solely for procreation. ......Read More
Categories: mayfly, birth, death, insect, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member PROSE POEM buson
...A short-lived blossom of Spring like a mayfly that lives for the day,the pathos of beauty so fleeting,a few syllables that remain,where less is more and the im......Read More
Categories: mayfly, poetry, word play,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Seeing and Listening to Nature
...lies and honey bees. The dragonflies and damselflies made themselves comfortable. Sometimes landing on her shoulders. Mayfly landed on her hand once. There is a fox here today; she has seen two of her kits. They are hiding now. A magi......Read More
Categories: mayfly, nature,
Form: Prose Poetry
Tawfiq Zayyad translation: Here We Shall Remain
...Here We Shall Remain by Tawfiq Zayyad loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch Like twenty impossibili......Read More
Categories: mayfly, arabic, poems, poverty, prison,
Form: Free verse

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