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Persephone Poems - Poems about Persephone

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Premium Member Persephone
... Persephone will soon be here, It is almost that time of year When sweet Persephone draws near. Persephone, spring's......Read More
Categories: persephone, bird, earth, flower, girl,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Hejama Meets Hecate
...braying loudly. Hejama felt honored to have Hecate accompany her as her spirit guide. I witnessed the abduction of Persephone, Hecate confided. This led to a wonderful tale, as they collected herbs to help others. Ghostly figures f......Read More
Categories: persephone, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Volupte Mysterie
...ecate “Hecate was the chief goddess presiding over magic and spells. She witnessed the abduction of Demeter's daughter Persephone to the underworld and, torch in hand, assisted in the search for her.” https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hecat......Read More
Categories: persephone, dark, fantasy, romance, sensual,
Form: Romanticism
She Bleeds For Brooklyn
...She bleeds, she bleeds for Brooklyn She's hemorrhaging lies and alibis She bleeds she bleeds for Brooklyn Break free Persephone Brooklyn left the front porch light on. . ......Read More
Categories: persephone, addiction, depression,
Form: Rhyme
Little Wren
...r closer to the coast. Sinking deep, Beneath the waves. I sit here. Alone in agony No more freedom Than gentle Persephone Listening to your rasping voice Breaking the silence of this dawn Never ending obnoxious noise For whom ......Read More
Categories: persephone, beauty, bird, depression, sad,
Form: Personification



Premium Member Transcendent Ms Vincent
...y; if you would like to read some of her work, I recommend 'The Spring and the Fall', 'Dirge without Music', 'Prayer to Persephone', or the sonnet which begins 'Love is not all, it is not meat nor drink' or 'I shall forget you presently, my......Read More
Categories: persephone, appreciation, poetess, writing,
Form: Italian Sonnet
The October Sun
...s brooding ,glowering glare Sinister in its Saturnine stare It is but the harbinger of a deathly gloom There to lead Persephone down to her Plutonian tomb There she will,with Demeter's reluctant assent,stay Until the shoots of spring c......Read More
Categories: persephone, autumn,
Form: Rhyme
what king forsakes the ruling of his heart
...What king forsakes the ruling of his heart To bow before a queen of cruel sting Who takes but six sharp bites and the......Read More
Categories: persephone, hurt, i love you,
Form: Sonnet
Longfellow's Hades
...y's happy but Charon: Hiawatha* takes Minnehaha** out in his boat. But where is the son of Rhea and Cronus and his wife Persephone? “Lookee, lookee, - Olympus laughs, - who rules the netherworld now. Henry Longfellow!” Time passed. I gre......Read More
Categories: persephone, books, dream,
Form: Prose Poetry
clothes rent worn sackcloth foggy divided shades
...smiles posed Agathocles' sackcloth hanged shaded prophesies comfortable cakes offered to Demeter, Persephone prostrated Eusebius' days of harvest cakes are delicious are sacrificial given sacr......Read More
Categories: persephone, allegory, allusion, creation, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member 50 Words for Poe: Hysteria
...less little anemones, sprinkling the shaken floor. 'The world has grown pale with thy breath.' But it was the breath of Persephone, this time; she came out of hell on a cold morning. Cold breaths of wind came, and overhead there was an ange......Read More
Categories: persephone, dark, imagery, magic, muse,
Form: Romanticism
On Falling For Someone The Universe Does Not Want You To Have
...at, but not touch. for giving me ample opportunities with even more consequences in tow. dear universe, this is persephone. i’d like to stay in the underworld, stuck in the undertow, barely clawing my way out. barely trying t......Read More
Categories: persephone, anger,
Form: Free verse
Call It What It Is
...we’ll call you hades, and call me persephone, but you won’t call me. we’ll call you the torturer, call me the victim. and then we’ll call this ......Read More
Categories: persephone, anger, death,
Form: Free verse
To Hyacinthus
...me as no one ever has before No fear and no caution, just love to your core. Dance with me in the cold, autumn air Persephone descends, but we soar in our care Deity, I am, and you, his mighty Majesty Together, our love will bloom de......Read More
Categories: persephone, beauty, boyfriend, care, emotions,
Form: Rhyme
His Lips As Mythology
..., i feel like icarus. except this time, we stick the landing kissing him, he becomes the pomegranate and i become persephone (fruit has never looked so good) loving him, i become achilles with his heel, medusa with a mirror, t......Read More
Categories: persephone, love,
Form: Free verse

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