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Raven Poems | Examples of Raven Poetry

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Premium Member Ravens
Ravens, clever birds, but pointed as cursed scapegoats. A black plumage and a husky, rebellious voice often inspire injustice. ...Read More
Categories: raven,
Form: Tanka

Spellbound Seas
Raven seas, spellcast waves, ~ singing hate Revengeful tides, strum the seashores with soft cracklings, bleeding kohl ice. Smoked sienna soul ~ a cacophony, from vintage gold-vaults, shimmering with sighs, a saga unheard....Read More
Categories: raven, angst, betrayal, dark, death,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Call and Response
("Eye of Raven", 2018, original encaustic) Call and Response Raven heart of blood Where are you if not in me Still you call my name (12/13/23) ...Read More
Categories: friendship, heart, myth, raven,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Death Be Thy Raven
Death be thy raven's blackened plume And hunched in cape of sordidness A tower's age of wealth's illume Becries a pallid nothingness Where scream escapes an umbral torn Of ravaged souls in weeping due The chill of wakes those come...Read More
Categories: raven, death, metaphor, moving on,
Form: Sonnet
Ancient Art
Where patience spilled like dry river Whirling wind makes the ground quiver An ancient art hidden for long Comes back like echo in a song Where vengeance rages to break free On ground that hides...Read More
Categories: raven,
Form: Rhyme

Iridescent black feathers On your porch steps Reflecting the sunlight Into your eyes Obsidian grace like delicate petals Soft on my fingertips Stubborn against the wind And in the morning's rage I saw a raven Still in the screaming sky Dark marble eyes calm...Read More
Categories: raven, 8th grade, animal, morning,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Raven
("Raven With Big Heart Nebula", 2018, original encaustic) Raven Raven with his cloak of feathers Shimmers in the noon day Sun Calling, laughing, hopping, dancing Plays with light in joy for fun Teach us now for we have fallen Far from grace...Read More
Categories: dance, nature, raven, seasons,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Into Deep Raging Darkness a Poor Soul Was Once Cast , Dedicated To Master Poe
Into Deep Raging Darkness A Poor Soul Was Once Cast , Dedicated To Master Poe As deep darkness surges into these old decaying veins This wounded heart so struggles to gift out slower pulsing beats How dare wicked...Read More
Categories: raven, dark, deep, evil, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Rave On
once up on a midnight clearly... while i yawned all weak and... barely over many a pain too... clear volumes from gutt'n more... and while i knotted nearly rapping... suddenly there came a crapping... and a rapping at the door "this"... i muttered "be my chamber only"... and not a... thing more... stan sand...Read More
Categories: raven, sound,
Form: Free verse
Vacation On Titan
Vacation On Titan options are always present and never employed This poems too long though I hope you enjoy See you on Saturn in 2 million years Gentle whisper darkened heart Greater than the touch Falling from great heights Soaring...Read More
Categories: angel, native american, raven,
Form: Light Verse
Lay down and close your eyes Remember all the burning in your mind The flames reaching higher, hotter Than the sun shining in a straight line. Narrow goes the vision as the Warmth takes you over. Close your eyes. It’ll wash they...Read More
Categories: raven, age, future, hurt, my
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ready Made Unbroken
Comes a time of unbreaking what's broken maybe broken to the point a thing can't be fixed ever forever severed. To be sure prayers can find a home but not when a devine plan's mark is missed yet must insist with clenched fist...Read More
Categories: faith, life, raven, smile,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member What the Friggin
What The Friggin Happened here mate. I thought we had a date Now you're late Where's the bait? I've burnt the steak. You're a flippin' flagellate. Get off your tailgate and get over here and gestate. You friggin' degenerate cheapskate....Read More
Categories: anger, raven,
Form: Rhyme
Of Caesars, Criminals and Hungry Hippos
to mr aaron m ehrhart your hungry hippo mumzy can also report all my villanies and misdeeds directly to the Caesar rather than the FSB. why? but why not? who else but our sweet Caesar is...Read More
Categories: appreciation, conflict, raven, usa,
Form: Free verse
Hidden Tragedies
Ravens, A touch of black, A deep voice it’s using, It appears when there’s misfortune, Lurking. ...Read More
Categories: animal, bird, raven,
Form: Cinquain

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