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Pastoral Poems | Pastoral Examples

Pastoral Poems. Examples of Pastorals and a list of new poems in the correct poetic form and technique. Share and read short, long, best, and famous Pastoral poetry while accessing rules, format, types, and a comprehensive literary definition of a Pastoral.

A pastoral poem is a form of poetry that depicts rural life in a peaceful, romanticized way, but there is more to a pastoral. What is pastoral in poetry (complete definition)?

Premium Member My Potted Plant
Be in no hurry, grow as you may, bending and turning whichever way. Water I will, and water I must, water, until you bout, had enough. Placed in the window facing the sun, to put on a...Read More
Categories: appreciation, beautiful, devotion, growth,
Form: Pastoral



A Moonlight Triplet
The way the moon faithfully spans across the sky-- does prove He designed the lunar path to be elliptical -- how groovy -- and blessed --we are-- to get this nightly panoramic "movie"...Read More
Categories: beauty, creation, good night,
Form: Pastoral
Foxy Tale
Hey fox cub whaur will ye play the day? The forest floor is covered in bronze an gold leaf hiding youngsters like you from harm .Dinae wander far frae yer den .siblings...Read More
Categories: analogy, animal, cute, storm,
Form: Pastoral
The River Meets the Sea
From the deep soil of mountains and hills Flows down the rocks to mould its path So form the river the source of life Fresh and sweet its water is Soothes the thirst of animals and humanity...Read More
Categories: animal, beach, beautiful, deep,
Form: Pastoral
Premium Member Picturesque Earthen Holy Lands Vision-
Picturesque holy visions nature’s lands Horizontal those the views Elongated greens, mid color trees hands green Bodies’ trunks grey, black and brown vibrant m Upper tier skies written painted moving whites dots On blue stationary canvas Beauty sounds the tweet carries...Read More
Categories: allusion, analogy, beautiful, paradise,
Form: Pastoral



Premium Member The Mine of Wisdom
“There is a mine for silver     and a place where gold is refined. ...Read More
Categories: age, beauty, bible, birth,
Form: Pastoral
Premium Member Easter
E is for Everlasting “But the lovingkindness of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting on those who fear Him, and His righteousness to children’s children." (Psalm 103:17) NASB A is for ABBA “And because you...Read More
Categories: age, beauty, blessing, easter,
Form: Pastoral
The Peasant Suspense
In his weary hour The legumes blossom on time; Out of jocundity in honour Of the beautiful turf The drowsy peasant peak. His weird blistered palm blimey, His nasty regalia wretched, He produces plenty and eats small He produces good...Read More
Categories: anxiety, dedication, farm, holocaust,
Form: Pastoral
Instruments of Hope and Faith
Hands of the piety Phalanges of work and charity Driven to spearhead not stoop Enliven and share not droop Fingers we dip on stoupe Churches of the holy in troop Our faith we lathe with pride Strongly we hold not stride Images we...Read More
Categories: environment, faith, giving, heart,
Form: Pastoral
Dear Mom
She’s the one who loves us all, The one who catches us when we fall. With gentle arms and endless grace, She shows us love and guides the way. Her smile shines brighter than the sun,...Read More
Categories: family, mother, mothers day,
Form: Pastoral
Good Grief
Our desert rose is dead, Left in the mere mercy of the sun. His scorching hands has suck her soul out, Housing ourselves in our sin. Chained to the ground, Like villain we look at each other in anger. We...Read More
Categories: bible, devotion, lost love,
Form: Pastoral
Premium Member Canoeing On the Current River
Our riverbank launch at dawn where dense forest chills the breeze, where cottonwood leaves flutter like wings, and weeping willow penumbras tease. Glistening, rippling turquoise water churns. Crystal swirling pools symphonic and aglow, elliptic aluminum crafts coast over craggy stones, riverbed...Read More
Categories: allegory, dream, extended metaphor,
Form: Pastoral
Winning Battle
Oh! Arise the Soldiers of Heaven Oh!! Arise the Soldiers of Heaven Oh!!! Arise the Soldiers of Heaven A losing Israel in the hands of the captivator Sings and Praise the Gigantic, Mighty, Crown Masquerade Soiling their bloods and sweat...Read More
Categories: farewell, hero, war,
Form: Pastoral
Premium Member The Field
Summer resplendent sun glowing in the photosynthesis of viridescent grass. Waving blades like long fingers flowing, the sudden sighing gusts come and pass. The field lives palpable in the anamnesis. I step through the Queen Anne’s lace, I lay down on...Read More
Categories: beautiful, flower, nature, peace,
Form: Pastoral
The L
The l A woman I heard of had two s. One was connected to the uterus the other, smaller, led nowhere. Her parents were aware of this, but too poor to afford surgery This was a blessing when she,...Read More
Categories: best friend, books, business,
Form: Pastoral

Specific Types of Pastoral Poems

Read wonderful pastoral poetry on the following sub-topics: death, elegy, love, nature, rhyme, sonnet and more.

Definition | What is Pastoral in Poetry?

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