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Mythology Poems | Examples of Mythology Poetry

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Premium Member A Return to Seasons in Shadow
A Return to Seasons in Shadow A Season for war We rage in twilight… At the edge of our reason. Winter surges at the realm, Summer comes to slay, Spring tries to heal, Fall loves the decay. Black branches clutch; Sun rays oppress the...Read More
Categories: mythology, adventure, allegory, allusion, analogy,
Form: Free verse

A TRAITOROUS PATH The coil of the labyrinth winds deep into the night. A path that is tortuous and falls into terror turning left then suddenly right. Something sits in a dark room pondering the moves of...Read More
Categories: mythology, allegory, allusion, analogy, angst,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member MINDS EMPIRE
 In the empires of my mind... Searching for the Divine. ...Read More
Categories: mythology, allegory, allusion, analogy, anger,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Fractured Lands I
Impressions: I reflect... Impressions retract... In composite cycles. Burning optics of set cycles Spins, around, falling Down, Swirls, twirls to a stop. I see lightning striking the ground. Echos of reality Excite liquids of light. Nanoseconds of thought! Spun perceptions like spiders at night Memories are snared here...Read More
Categories: mythology, allegory, allusion, analogy, angst,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member infamy
In every effigy there is infamy... I conceive every domain. That is my immortal doctrine... I see into the shadowy corners of its? facade...   Feel its faded power and ruined   opulence?  The cracks remain...    I construct the lines of...Read More
Categories: mythology, allegory, allusion, analogy, art,
Form: Free verse

Ananais and Sapphira - Peter and Spirit
I Spirit of God gives wisdom: Read Acts, chapters 4 & 5 Doing charity and kicked down Ananais & Sapphira: not alive II Peter sensed this couple, Christian Had ignoble motives, sold land Lied to him, they donated everything At his feet. Scary bible...Read More
Categories: bible, character, christian, mythology,
Form: Didactic
Premium Member Medusa and her Sisters
Three sisters Medusa, Stheno and Euryale From Greek mythology Winged women With venomous snakes for hair Two immortal, one not King recruits Perseus to slay Medusa The only mortal one She happened to be pregnant Out of her headless body sprang Pegasus a winged horse and...Read More
Categories: mythology,
Form: Free verse
Moonlight in the Sea
Hair the color of saffron undulating slowly capturing the sunlight entangling pearls in her curls mesmerizing Surrounded by life bursting around her some billowing with the ebb and flow in time with her glorious hair some moving through...Read More
Categories: fantasy, myth, mythology, ocean,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Searched Centuries for you, My Love
Several times I have glances of a, Past life in a time that is, So familiar to me, just not this one. The one thing I always remember is a, Woman whose beauty and those, Deep blue eyes I will...Read More
Categories: mythology, dedication, destiny, heart, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member On the Trail, Are We Truly Here IV
Barken, History of the Midlands, Midpoint in the Beginning II The Wanderer’s Story - the Wounded Man, part c ...Read More
Categories: mythology, conflict, fantasy, history, journey,
Form: Haiku
Bedlam Blues
Cain killed Abel on a Monday night Abel didn’t get a chance to put up much of a fight Cain said, “am I my brother’s keeper?” God said, “yeah,” but Cain said, “nah” Adam just shook his...Read More
Categories: allegory, funny, murder, mythology,
Form: Political Verse
The goddess Appetitey
The goddess Appetitey, a figure I have known The mirror makes it all so clear ...Read More
Categories: mythology, fantasy, food, funny, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Desolations Midnight Snow
It falls softly as it tumbles... Down from the sky darkly... Deep in the heart of midnight. Not a deity stirs at this moment out of time. As young eyes stare into the void of an empty room. Something...Read More
Categories: mythology, absence, abuse, addiction, allegory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member VENGEANCE
The day is long as my time is short I walk the course of vengeance with a heavy heart I see the pillars of flame...? I see the roots of my shame...?                                 I see the orb, In the last...Read More
Categories: mythology, allegory, allusion, analogy, angel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member a turning of the page
To Babylon, we came... To watch the rise of Tower The Tower of Cain A fortress of dark n eternal pain Stretching to the vaults of heaven to quite the RAGE of Man to challenge the reign of divinity...Read More
Categories: mythology, allegory, allusion, analogy, art,
Form: Rhyme

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