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Short Envoi Poems

Short Envoi Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about Envoi by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about Envoi by length and keyword.

L ‘Envoi
Faded roses sadly flung,
Graves and ghosts and grue:
Such are songs I’ve always sung
And will.  I hate the new.

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Categories: envoi, art
Form: Verse

Prince of sweet songs

"Prince of sweet songs made out of tears and fire......" ( A Ballad of  François Villon:Envoi-A.C. SWINBURNE)

The prince showed up in the terrace

Looked skyward a bird falling down a shooting star

The prince called his lyricist and a hangman...

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Categories: envoi, bird, song, sorrow, star,
Form: Haiku
Brighid's Envoi
O sweet white bloom blushing through snow,
You gently kiss the north winds as they pass,
Whispering to winter ‘it’s time to go’,
From your bluey-green leaves like blades of grass,
Sweet drooping bells that mark the seasons flow.

A tiny flower sets the world alight,
And fills a wintered heart with deepest joy,
New life from bleakest days and long icy nights,
Through woods and fields, her bloom Brigid’s envoi,
As spring returns into our mortal sight.

Form: Sicilian Quintains...

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Categories: envoi, faith, nature, seasons,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)