Short Symbolism Poems

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Short Symbolism poem by Benjamin Wormwood| Details |

Leaf Wet

leaves sodden
trampled underfoot
stride on

Copyright © Benjamin Wormwood | Year Posted 2016

Short Symbolism poem by Steven McDonald| Details |

Equation of life

Y\=X
(Y does not equal X)

Think about it

Copyright © Steven McDonald | Year Posted 2014

Short Symbolism poem by Forgotten Dawn| Details |

Crevice

I slip
in the midst
of a droning crevice.

Copyright © Forgotten Dawn | Year Posted 2016

Short Symbolism poem by Forgotten Dawn| Details |

Dew

Eternal night —
feeble hopes
shrouded in dew.

Copyright © Forgotten Dawn | Year Posted 2016

Short Symbolism poem by Forgotten Dawn| Details |

I dream

I dream
of a dancing firefly
in the quiet abyss.

Copyright © Forgotten Dawn | Year Posted 2016

Short Symbolism poem by Richard Lamoureux| Details |

Cinquain Fourteen

Lost
under pile
of red tape
hoping I will be
found

Copyright © Richard Lamoureux | Year Posted 2013

Short Symbolism poem by Arnab Mitra| Details |

Rite of passage

i journey chasing
imaginary wisps, in
reality bound.

Copyright © Arnab Mitra | Year Posted 2013

Short Symbolism poem by Garth von Buchholz| Details |

Hole

(There’s a hole in my heart the world passes through.)

Copyright © Garth von Buchholz | Year Posted 2016

Short Symbolism poem by Denise Morgan| Details |

Cracked

Impressionist Poem

Crack head
Crack pot
Cracking up

Copyright © Denise Morgan | Year Posted 2015

Short Symbolism poem by Antonio Ball| Details |

Flowers

Flowers are like people
when one withers, another blooms

Copyright © Antonio Ball | Year Posted 2015

Short Symbolism poem by Moon Flower| Details |

leaf withers

leaf withers
in an old book
ghost tiptoes

12.05.16

Copyright © Moon Flower | Year Posted 2017

Short Symbolism poem by Forgotten Dawn| Details |

Uncertainty

Unheard whispers
seeping through —
abyss of uncertainty.

Copyright © Forgotten Dawn | Year Posted 2016

Short Symbolism poem by Moon Flower| Details |

Thin Sheet

thin sheet
from a pulp of wood
I write upon


11.30.16

Copyright © Moon Flower | Year Posted 2016

Short Symbolism poem by Arnab Mitra| Details |

hero

In the sunlit cove
a dreary soul cradles his
inner Achilles.

Copyright © Arnab Mitra | Year Posted 2013

Short Symbolism poem by Arnab Mitra| Details |

Cosmonaut

Under starlit dome,
across the empty ocean,
I sail all alone.

Copyright © Arnab Mitra | Year Posted 2013

Short Symbolism poem by paul martin| Details |

WORDS

words are just paint,
that capture life force,
upon the page.

Copyright © paul martin | Year Posted 2015

Short Symbolism poem by Jacob Cra| Details |

Inspired

O! Child of nature
Look up to the frozen sky
For inspiration.

Copyright © Jacob Cra | Year Posted 2014

Short Symbolism poem by Mark J. Halliday| Details |

Spanish Gypsy

Guitars seduce me
With stacatto semi-tones
Spanish Gypsy scales

Copyright © Mark J. Halliday | Year Posted 2014

Short Symbolism poem by John Squires| Details |

Will I Fit

Did you see the gift?
Enveloped in gold
Will I fit the mold?

Copyright © John Squires | Year Posted 2015

Short Symbolism poem by Charles Pullen| Details |

Slither

Slow and seductively you slither, 
Patiently I await your kiss.

Copyright © Charles Pullen | Year Posted 2016

Short Symbolism poem by Arnab Mitra| Details |

waking life

When dreams in a dream
peel away like onion skin,
reality fades.

Copyright © Arnab Mitra | Year Posted 2013

Short Symbolism poem by Charles Pullen| Details |

Ocean light

The sky above me,
Was once a moonlit ocean,
I no longer swim.

Copyright © Charles Pullen | Year Posted 2016

Short Symbolism poem by Forgotten Dawn| Details |

I quiver

I quiver naught
in the midst of night,
but in a hollow shelter.

Copyright © Forgotten Dawn | Year Posted 2016

Short Symbolism poem by Forgotten Dawn| Details |

Dragonfly

A bleeding soul
soars with broken wings —
shimmering dragonfly.

Copyright © Forgotten Dawn | Year Posted 2016

Short Symbolism poem by Stewart Watkins | Details |

Haiku 69

What an awesome look 
Aquarius on the rise
Meetings on Facebook

Copyright © Stewart Watkins | Year Posted 2016