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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)?
My Potted Plant
appreciation, beautiful, devotion, growth,
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
A Moonlight Triplet
beauty, creation, good night,
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
analogy, animal, cute, storm,
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
The River Meets the Sea
animal, beach, beautiful, deep,
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
Picturesque Earthen Holy Lands Vision-
allusion, analogy, beautiful, paradise,
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
The Mine of Wisdom
age, beauty, bible, birth,
“There is a mine for silver
and a place where gold is refined.
age, beauty, blessing, 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
The Peasant Suspense
anxiety, dedication, farm, holocaust,
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
Instruments of Hope and Faith
environment, faith, giving, heart,
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
family, mother, mothers day,
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
bible, devotion, lost love,
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.
Canoeing On the Current River
allegory, dream, extended metaphor,
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,
farewell, hero, war,
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
beautiful, flower, nature, peace,
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
best friend, books, business,
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
Specific Types of Pastoral Poems
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death, elegy, love, nature, rhyme, sonnet
Definition | What is Pastoral in Poetry?