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Myth Poems | Examples of Myth Poetry

Myth Poems - Examples of all types of myth 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 myth.
We dream of rain III
We dream of rain And the mystery of the gun We bold hold and driven apart Kill the king when lovers depart We dream of rain and the dark arts Upon a endless sea across a infinite land A...Read More
Categories: myth, adventure, allah, allegory, animal,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Eastern Screech-Owl - haiku
snow-veiled twilight woods owl’s screech stirs superstition - the deer hunter shakes Susan Ashley October 16, 2021 ...Read More
Categories: myth, animal, autumn, bird, eve,
Form: Haiku
Piercing my spine With Blades I have drawn In my restless sleep I linger in the past Were my souls Dry husks of horrors Are cast Each one an image in time The dead feelings have no life Each blade cuts the dead...Read More
Categories: myth, abuse, allegory, analogy, anger,
Form: Free verse
Like Bilbo
I would like to live in a house in the The Shire; sit upon the stoop, smoke a pipe, blow fancy rings into the air. I would like...Read More
Categories: adventure, fantasy, literature, myth,
Form: Free verse
Act Eight, Chapter One. Part Three Part of a grander play. A house in conflict. We are mere players on this vast infinite...Read More
Categories: myth, abortion, allusion, angel, anger,
Form: Free verse

Men came With machines of Fire Roses of Desire did the same To Blacken the Sands for Years To a fortress of Praise To Quite a Rage in a garden of Eden A Wasteland of Man....Read More
Categories: myth, age, allusion, angel, angst,
Form: Free verse
Bring on the pain For I have seen my misspent ways Bring own the Rain So I can let it wash me away Bring on the insane So As I can commune with ...Read More
Categories: myth, addiction, angel, angst, art,
Form: Rhyme
Arcane Factories IV
Lone machines hum and sway, back and forth to the rhythm and rage. Optics lens reflect refract and collect the thunderheads of blood-soaked clouds, build violent, violet lighting shimmers, capers, flickers, and fades. Lancing, dancing...Read More
Categories: myth, adventure, anger, art, crazy,
Form: Free verse
Arcane Factories III
Hear the horrific ape scream along the seam of nightmares. Something waits, gestates dreams blackened, brutal. Brittle things skitter, scurry, scamper away, eyes of entities, deities wail. Intellectual ape stares into the void, things better left unknown unloved never shown. Along...Read More
Categories: myth, abuse, adventure, allegory, allusion,
Form: Free verse
Beauty of imperfections
Perfect in each role.. Perfect decisions we take Still over time ...We find mistake A Perfect daughter...A Perfect sister.. Will stay decent not be a blister A perfect brother.. A perfect son.. From taking up responsibility.....Read More
Categories: myth, appreciation, beauty, courage, happiness,
Form: Rhyme
Arcane Factories II
This land of entitlement, entertainment and enterprise lost burnt broken...despised skeletal structures reaching griping, clutching, scraping the infernal sky. arcane factories sit on horizons haunt like houses of Man burning, cursing the American wasteland. Napalm fields, embers...Read More
Categories: myth, abuse, age, anger, angst,
Form: Free verse
(To be sung to the tune of "Puff the magic dragon lived by the sea" from the album "Moving") Oh the azure ocean, home to obscure riddles, More than the Mars, lies unfathomed, an unknown world's...Read More
Categories: myth, deep, fantasy, feelings, imagination,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Viola
Viola Admiring her beauty he was mesmerised Her complete perfection brought tears to his eyes Holding her tenderly in his loving arms Slowly he caressed the magic of her charms. This was the gift he had waited so long for The...Read More
Categories: love, music, myth,
Form: Rhyme
Skeletal Remains
Strange filiment of twine Mark the passage of time Counting the scars of pain Moments washing overs these skeletal remains Burning down thy kingdom, come Humanity Strange secret Lies are told to hide the shame An ornate ornamental objective truth is...Read More
Categories: myth, adventure, allegory, angel, anger,
Form: Rhyme
The broken god mended in string wired corsets and armature. the blacken police the striders in the dark… a crippled plaything, a hymn of the tourniquet and tethers. an earth bound deities song. of the...Read More
Categories: myth, adventure, allegory, art, class,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Myth Poems

Definition | What is Myth in Poetry?