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Moon Poems | Examples of Moon Poetry

Moon Poems. Read and share great examples of poetry about the moon. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for moon.

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Premium Member A Less known Romance
When he comes home smiling, moon blooms, With stars, her darling kids, Yet when he far does roam, she glooms. She furls her wings and burns her ends; Without his love, she shrinks; She bends, and bends;...Read More
Categories: moon, romance, sun,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Firefly Days, Butterfly Nights
one day they changed places fireflies lit daytime shadows while butterflies splashed the night a shrewd color scheme bright hues and exotic moon flittering and fluttering midnight was dreaming the firefly shadows twinkled above the enraptured blooms the fervent day seemed to pause in search...Read More
Categories: moon, beautiful, butterfly, day, flying,
Form: Dodoitsu
Gathering Stardust
In my plan to traverse among wondrous astral vistas there is only one blemish that could create a calamity to endanger my exploration; my voyaging enterprise. My fate awaits, for the celestial stars have a protector... A sentry,...Read More
Categories: moon, stars,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pernicious Invaders
Luna's visage scarred, pocked, and blemished by time, rises majestically into the astral plane to traverse the ebony emptiness of the night. And like a sentry posted high above the planet, She monitors the comings and goings of humanity, an unenviable enterprise. For Man...Read More
Categories: moon, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Villanelles
Villanelles The villanelle is a poetic form based on repetition, with a double refrain. Villanelle: The Divide by Michael R. Burch The sea was not salt the first tide... was man born to sorrow that first day, with the...Read More
Categories: moon, repetition, romance, romantic,
Form: Villanelle

Premium Member The Moon and Sun
Moon, Moon, Moon. Twilight Stars Are Coming Out Soon. Give Me a Pull through the Foggy Gloom. Sun, Sun, Sun is Coming Soon. ...Read More
Categories: moon, poems, sun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Cricket Evening
Cricket Evening Twilight falls and chirps call, Sounds delight in moonlight, Tree frogs burp and conjure up, Sweet dreams like ice creams, Warmly listening, ears are trysting, Autumn slumber gearshifts summer, Jiminy Cricket greets nature's thicket! ...Read More
Categories: autumn, moon, nature, night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Scarlet Street
bathed in reds from setting sun the moon peeps in dreams of night cars go by music playing cardinals fly low children play in summer's glow nearby a double red rose an ice cream truck is selling new york cherry cones...Read More
Categories: bird, children, moon, red,
Form: Dodoitsu
How happy is the gentle luna! Does the luna make you shiver? does it? An asteroid, however hard it tries, Will always be huge. Now vast is just the thing, To get me wondering if the asteroid is big. I cannot help...Read More
Categories: moon,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Moon Shot
Silver white, Silver white, Not chill, not distant No second sight. Ancient steel, platinum band, Flickering pin pricks, Long blue hand. Call the living, sing the night, Come one, come all. Silver white Silver white Shadow, filigree and light. ...Read More
Categories: moon, song,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Astronomical Encompassing
Awaiting bristled whisper of ghost jounced leaves Lain gazing galaxies far from terra's tarpaulin roof Exciting diamonds claw for cosy navy ink reprieve Hark my insignificance in succinct majesty's truth Hushed by muchness, my warmth absorbs His...Read More
Categories: moon, beautiful, blessing, desire, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
The Day After
After the new moon has passed I wonder if it's passing by Or if I should make wishes To send me on my way To a better life of blessings, Not merely to watch it fly. In the blur of living Mundane...Read More
Categories: inspiration, moon,
Form: Free verse
Magical Mime
The moon and the stars bide their time Mute mimics in Mother Nature's mime The sun shines brighter as they watch Hoping their light will go up a notch The woods look inviting, shaded and green...Read More
Categories: day, moon, nature, night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Longing For The Moon And The Stars In The Sky
So cometh the morn the Sun shall arise Breaking at dawn, unveiling blue skies Those of the darkness hurry away Not for them the bright light of day, Sleepy eyed, we stir from our beds Sweet dreams and phantoms flee...Read More
Categories: day, moon, night, stars,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Sense Of Guilt
Perhaps, reaching back to early childhood, We never quite lose our fear of the dark, The warmth of sunlight seems healthy and good, Its absence is a veiled threat we remark: We might romp through the woods during the...Read More
Categories: moon, childhood, day, games, health,
Form: Sonnet

Specific Types of Moon Poems

Definition | What is Moon in Poetry?