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Mythology Poems | Examples of Mythology Poetry

Mythology Poems. Below are examples of poems about mythology. This list of mythology poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of mythology poetry. This list of works about mythology is an excellent resource for examples on how to write mythology poems.

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List of Mythology Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Umbilicus Severed James Fitz-Gerald Prose Poetry birth, mythology, philosophy, surreal,
Premium Member Poem CELTIC SERENITY Line Gauthier Haiku mythology, beautiful, fantasy, green, ireland,
Never Deal With A Fairy M. L. Kiser Tritina mythology, adventure, fairy, fantasy, image,
Elementals M. L. Kiser Tanka mythology, fairy, fantasy, garden, myth,
Woodland Music M. L. Kiser Haiku mythology, earth, environment, fairy, fantasy,
So Misunderstood M. L. Kiser Haibun mythology, animal, fantasy, metaphor, myth,
Not A Serious Discussion of Doctrine Jessica Amanda Salmonson Prose Poetry mythology, atheist, christian, hindi, islamic,
Ocean Mysteries elijah zmuda Rhyme mythology, creation, fairy, humorous, imagination,
Premium Member Poem The Spiritualist Spirit Gregory R Barden Rhyme analogy, mystery, myth, mythology,
Was Snake Once A Dragon M. L. Kiser Free verse mythology, animal, fantasy, imagery, imagination,

MYTHS
by Anyabolu Ifeanyi Gentle
MYTHS

 Good old times 
 Folded and elapsed in2 wind of times, 
 Never 2 come back again, 
 In our present time, 
 But...

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Classicism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: earth, mythology,

Insomnia
by Charlie Baker
Insomnia 

As I lay awake, enveloped in the darkness that fills this room
Praying for sleep, not to forsake me, lost in frustration and gloom
We are...

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Enclosed Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anxiety, good night, mythology,

The Narrow Strait
by David Cardamone
I encountered the cursed female along the way.
Six heads had she; six heads to devour my men.
My crew and I held tight to the cliffs...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: adventure, mythology,

My Gaea
by Michele Sherman
ever since i met you, you've reminded me
of the trees - 

all long legs and lean skin, my tree branch goddess
you flourish in the sunlight,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: for her, mythology,

Modern Day Achilles Heel
by Michele Sherman
this boy - 
he is mythology
he is the pomegranate sitting in persephone's 
palm - 
(looks can be deceiving)

this boy - 
he is a mirror
can show...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anger, metaphor, mythology,

Eulogy of La Clara y La Luna: White plus Moon
by Anthony Elle

"I really don't believe you sorry.."

this is what the Creatrix and Chaotica one told me and will tell you too.

none are worthy and all will...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: girl, magic, mythology, obituary,

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A Drop Or Two
by Emile Pinet


You've all spotted a rainbow no doubt
and yet it's said, you'd best keep an eye out,
for fairy folk...may be lurking about.

Leprechauns can be grumpy, funny...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: mythology, 10th grade, character, culture,

Battles
by Ory Rose
Running through the nightly woods
Pitter patter along the muddy ground
Panting and huffing 
A boy with pointed ears
A small leaf like garment around his torso
Behind him...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fantasy, inspirational, motivation, mythology,

Warrior to the end
by Nagella Jean-Baptiste
( This poem I wrote it a long time ago)
               ...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: art, mythology,

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800-Year-Old Tree
by Mark Toney
Maori legend
twisted pohutukawa-
the place of leaping...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: death, mythology, tree,

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Achilles, The Journey To Troy, Part Two
by Robert Lindley
Achilles, The Journey To Troy, 
(Part Two) of (Part One-titled, Achilles, His Heart and Soul Were Mortal)

Woe! wretched horrors Olympic gods sent that day
mighty king...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: mythology, art, death, hero, literature,

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For This Is The Story, An Old Poet Sought Not To Miss
by Robert Lindley
For This Is The Story, An Old Poet Sought Not To Miss
 (Part One)

I've ate Eden's last apple, coveted Jason's* golden fleece
chained myself in caverns...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: creation, fantasy, hyperbole, mythology,

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In Whispering Mists, Dying Gods There Grieve
by Robert Lindley
In Whispering Mists, Dying Gods There Grieve

Within Shadows casting forth in blackened glow,
secret havens hide in heaps of aged dust,
there beastly beasts born and wickedly...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: mythology, dark, death, deep, fate,

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Achilles, His Heart and Soul Were Mortal
by Robert Lindley
Achilles, His Heart and Soul Were Mortal
Part One- (Years Before Troy)

Achilles* woke, his slain foes calling out his name
hearing merciless woes, his sharpen sword they...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: mythology, courage, fantasy, hero, history,

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Crimson Rose
by Connie Marcum Wong
Crimson Rose 

Against all odds, your destiny, 
To live and grow, your history...
You grew and bloomed with all your might 
With drops of rain and...

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Rondeau | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: allegory, art, mythology, rose,

The Sirens of the Sea
by Charles Reese
The Sirens of the sea are calling
With a voice that is beyond compare
No man can pass without then falling
Into a spell that is  their...

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Pantoum | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: music, mythology, sea,

Tears of a Banshee
by Megan Ryan
Night falls on the Irish countryside
The midnight fog spreads across the hills
Soaking the land in a cloudy sea
Not a sound was heard for miles
All except...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: mythology, cry, dark, death, fairy,

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Ancient Goddess And Mortal Man II
by Brenda Chiri
He extended his hand towards this beauty, pulling her close unto him

moulding her voluminous figure with ample bosom into his embrace
His hands trying to memorize...

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Romanticism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: mythology, beauty, fantasy, god, lust,

Odyssey from Africa 16b
by Phil Salmon
16b Stargazing 

Here they filed into a hallway
Into almost total darkness
Just a pair of flick’ring candles
Led them to an inner circle
 
At its center was...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: mythology, adventure, africa, animal, history,

Now As Before
by Kurt Philip Behm
Are those dimensional theories a trap
  for what your mind will never understand

Does your spirit lay dormant and fallow
  an alien within its...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: confusion, mythology, spiritual, truth,