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An ode is a form of lengthy lyric poem typically of a serious or meditative nature and having an elevated style and formal stanza structure, but there is more to an ode. What is ode in poetry (complete definition)?

Autumn Blushes
Majestic autumn welcome home, As summer yields to slumber, To flaunt your leafy vibrant hues, Of yellow, gold and umber. From whence do all your colours come, That paint your wondrous scenes, Do fairies brush from pots of gold, And daub the...Read More
Categories: autumn, color, nature,
Form: Ode

Premium Member On the Transmigration of Souls
"On the Transmigration of Souls" Wordless. Music speaks. Angels sing to remind us (LadyLabyrinth/2021) September 11 John Adams - On the Transmigration of Souls (2002) [Audio + Score] ...Read More
Categories: humanity,
Form: Ode
Ode to Metaphors
Here’s a twain of siblings so delicate— The tenor and its weary vehicle, Similar are, nor yet so disparate O lady, art not thou so fickle? In seeming sameness struts lady contrast, Harmony jars to sing in unsure...Read More
Categories: metaphor, poetry,
Form: Ode
Ode to Broker
I grope gossips and chamois if chargrin and sense like there is forlorn and there is gruff and chide oh! if love be a centre of human life and existence why call for cracks and grudges? why profane like a night waves? can...Read More
Categories: love,
Form: Ode
Premium Member My Hymn
As early dawn, slow breaking o’er the beach, Paints the pale blue background of the sky In watercolor streaks of rose and peach, A feast God spreads for those with sleepy eye Who needs must rise to start their...Read More
Categories: appreciation, day, nature, religious,
Form: Ode

Ode to peccability
When earth is dearly smiling thee put doubtfulness to our joys chattering humanity then and now a memory of thee could have visited moon tomorrow it is possible to remember it, the wild even when state hid her despair, that is filling...Read More
Categories: love,
Form: Ode
Not from glitzy stars do I perfection espy, Nor Moon's struttings so wondrous deem; Your unfeigned pulchritude's glittering eye Illumines every dark labyrinth of my heart. Though Sun's poses such lustrous gleams Upon haughty crags her gaudy rays...Read More
Categories: allegory, beautiful, beauty, christian,
Form: Ode
Ode to Tina
It is a tale of love concerning an event of a story once upon a time beholden nature as it is couldn't resist such a mystery the forests, rivers moon and mountains were resonating to consternations of which site once upon found if it...Read More
Categories: beauty, love,
Form: Ode
Premium Member You're Missed, Carolyn
left indelible mark with your sublime pen and sheer radiance;...Read More
Categories: death, farewell, people, tribute,
Form: Ode
A Time of Rebirth
"That which is born of the flesh is flesh, and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit." – John 3:6 (KJV) I. In the thin early April mist, she went Planting the seeds of...Read More
Categories: analogy, appreciation, caregiving, flower,
Form: Ode
Each passing second your Love Etches its seal on eternal slates, Proving fleeting affections drear, Yielding warmth that never sates. Infinitely warmer and soothing more, It trounces fickle throbs of mortal kiss, Eclipsing legends' amours of nymphs Hugged...Read More
Categories: allegory, allusion, best friend,
Form: Ode
An ode to Carolyn Helen Devonshire
Though from this world she decided it was time to retire, Her words will continue to inspire, Even where there is no church spire. And around the world others will never tire, Of words of wisdom, from this Devonshire, As...Read More
Categories: appreciation, bereavement, bible, blessing,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Ode to De words
There was a time when words were derived, not slovenly crafted with prefixes. When drain meant to let the water out. When cast from window, meant to throw it out. That was before the arrival of de- words De-water means...Read More
Categories: language,
Form: Ode
Ode to the dark tempest
Oh!, thee temperamental fantasy! no venture, since when I cannot walk to hazard? nor life is a tale so to appear oh!, put off thy fiery that now may storm and stream these corners that to thee I borrowed no...Read More
Categories: friend,
Form: Ode
My earth
I once knew of a earth, that was greener than grass, that was as beautiful as the lily of the valley, surely, it was an amazing place. When I did saw that earth, I was mesmerized by its beauty, for it...Read More
Categories: 12th grade,
Form: Ode

Specific Types of Ode Poems

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Definition | What is Ode in Poetry?

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