Dance Sestina Poems

These Dance Sestina poems are examples of Sestina poems about Dance. These are the best examples of Sestina Dance poems written by international poets.


The dancer by Elvis Wanjohi
She stretched her hand out into the sky 
As if she was pulling the sun's rays into her palms. 
Her legs moved with such grace,...

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Categories: 12th grade, africa,

Premium MemberThe Starlight Symphony by Tamara Beryl Latham

Music resonates in the air tonight.
Violins play "The Starlight Symphony;"
their notes gently hushed in sweet refrain,
while flutes enhance the cellos' harmony.
Our eyes align, though brief,...

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Categories: feelings, love, music,



Tornados by John Beam
A vortex of wind dancing, with drums of thunder  Waltzing, plunders the lands it turnsA partner revolves around the twisterThunderous beats escort the funnel...

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Categories: allegory, allusion, beauty, christian,

Moonlight Colour by Joshua Dusome
Moonlight Colour

On this night, there was a girl.
She shuffles along a path of stone.
Along the trail where shadows dance,
moonlight is the only colour.
In the dark,...

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Categories: adventure, beauty, romance, ,

The Talking drum by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu

A drum with a voice I am
Active, proud and can smile
Made of cow-hide and wood
I can mime and make noise
I am here to be hired...

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Categories: africa, allegory, analogy, political,

When I Dance by Krysada Phounsiri
I seize time when funky drummer songs break
into my body robbing feeling of nerves making me fly
off floors with hips bouncing and shoes sweeping soot...

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Categories: culture, dance, earth, humanity,

Timeless Songs, My Cure by Keshan Govender
As my finger, triggers the sound
My heart ululates, in intoxication
Remembrance, is a gift in itself
Indescribable feelings, leading me forward
Being described, through each line I hear
Nostalgia,...

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Categories: appreciation, dance, dedication, joy,

Dance, was my release by Keshan Govender
Pain had I ignited bright
Through my silence, had my hurt worsened
Denied conversations with all for superficial reasons, I had
Forgetting that love was my life
And people...

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Categories: change, dance, forgiveness, heart,

Premium MemberWhen Madness Rides on Moonlight by Debbie Guzzi
Days pass into the weak, loveless nights. The moon blinks.
The stars swirl beneath Van Gogh’s brush, as he links.
Comet light passes twisting cypresses, a schizophrenic’s...

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Categories: anxiety, art, depression, suicide,

Smile in your sleep by Trent Turney
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Categories: absence, age, childhood, life,

For My Beating Drum by M. L. Kiser
My heart, it is a beating drum
and it dances to many a note.
This sweet, song plays; 
by God, is recorded.
Part of the heavenly band;
a spiritual...

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Categories: heart, how i feel,

In The Celestial Music by M. L. Kiser
Celestial music rings,
riding waves,
in the ethers.
every note,
of every song,
does its aerial dance.

As voices in prayer dance;
reverberating rings, 
echo each soul’s song;
upon Etheric waves.
Every note, 
a...

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Categories: earth, nature, poems, poetry,

Premium MemberLove is Forever by Frederic Parker
In a world where hearts open and doves fly out
I'll ask "Take my hand, dance with me forever"
Motion creates motion, always fluid sensual
Floating in a...

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Categories: love, universe,

Unsung - A Sestina by Paddi March

My brother, Lincoln Beachey, made my life a wonder,
Mother's eyes were full of him and loved how he was bold	
I was the shadow elder son...

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Categories: brother, celebrity, courage, dream,

Universal Palette by M. L. Kiser
Oh the bodies,
that dance, 
throughout time 
in orbit; 
on a universal palette,
of color.

The colors 
of heavenly bodies, 
on the solar system’s palette, 
in a universal...

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Categories: poetry, space, stars,

Ball of Joy by Alexandra Romanyshyn
She remembers the night they met at the ball.
He asked her to dance by the Gatsbian pool.
She remembers the sight of women who tear
their clothes...

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Categories: anger, birth, body, desire,

cursed to exhale by xtevie fernandez
If i could exhale, really exhale,
To expire the rubble of the ages, 
1000 years of dread off my belly,
and my fingertips once so dainty
then could...

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Categories: allah, courage, dance, dark,

A Modern Warriors Sestina by Michael Hughes
How did you find me here ghost	
I thought I was done with your haunting	
My Uncle told me you were my enemy	
I know I left you...

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Categories: war, me, me,

The Dance by Jenni Munn
Strangers undulating with rhythmic ease 
Igniting the air with ecstasy 
While lights flash in spectacular colour 
Hot breath creates an intensity 
Of steam rising up...

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Categories: fantasy, music, mystery, passion,

Premium MemberWhen Madness Rides on Moonlight by Debbie Guzzi
Days pass into the weak, loveless nights. The moon blinks.
The stars swirl beneath Van Gogh’s brush, as he links.
Comet light passes twisting cypresses, a schizophrenic’s...

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Categories: god, life,