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Short Myth Poems

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


A lonely man
A lonely man
Without rhythm 
A doomed man...

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Categories: dance, music, myth,
Form: Haiku



Hieroglyphs
papyrus symbols
myth shrouding reality
silty wall entombs...

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Categories: myth, death
Form: Senryu
Mythical Big Foot
Thousands of sightings
Curiously elusive 
Hallucination

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Categories: animal, fantasy, mystery, myth,
Form: Haiku
Spiritual Battle
trapped mortals:
storms furiously rage
skies suddenly open...

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Categories: dark, fantasy, metaphor, myth, power, spiritual,
Form: Haiku
Mythological Amour Refreshment
when Eros marries
Eos you get a nuance
of love at daybreak....

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Categories: introspection, love, passion, myth,
Form: Senryu



Writer's Block
Writer's block is real
it isn't a myth at all
a writer's nightmare...

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Categories: myth, write,
Form: Haiku
Mighty Male Myth
Much maligned are men.
So mentally mangled that
Many self murder....

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© Ross Blade  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: myth, abuse, emotions, suicide,
Form: Haiku
Jest Butcher
Laughter is generic
Anger is epidemic
Joke gives extinction


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Categories: myth, satire,
Form: Triolet
Manneken Pis
Little boy in myth
Standing pee on his wee wee
Glass of beer for free...

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Categories: myth, art, funny,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member When Are We
To Ostracise one Is to categorise one Have we become one
...

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Categories: myth, absence, abuse, betrayal, growing up, hate, identity,
Form: Haiku
The River Lethe
As armies march on
Kingdoms fall and widows weep,
We always forget.
...

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Categories: myth, river, sorrow,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Oil for my lamp
At the edge of light

dark shadows cast fear

flame craves more oil....

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© Uwe Stroh  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: faith, hope, myth,
Form: Haiku
Myth Meets Legend
Lady Godiva
Rides the horned creature naked
Soaring through the clouds...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: imaginationmyth,
Form: Haiku
He And I
An old oak falls and soaks in a pond,
Soon enough, they become so fond.
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Categories: metaphor, myth, nature, romance, romantic, romantic love,
Form: Crystalline
subject: gossip
hearsay need only 
take one twist from the truth to
wring another's life...

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Categories: betrayal, bullying, hate, life, myth, spoken word,
Form: Haiku
Centuries After The Battle Of Karbala
Mourn, you Yazid! cry! 
A killer should rain inside
Until his eyes dry....

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Categories: myth, mythology, religious,
Form: Haiku
Myth of Poverty
Poor black neighborhood,
Too much policing; All white
Neighborhoods are safe....

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Categories: angst, black african american, social, myth,
Form: Haiku
Mirage
The next time I see you
—you better be gone

(Dreamsleep: February, 2020)
...

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Categories: myth,
Form: Free verse
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A virginal ride

Holding the mane of a myth

Through fantasy clouds
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Categories: myth, fantasy, imagination
Form: Haiku
Birth is a Myth
Fresh life spawns, but birth is a myth.
Space over time plus life equals shit....

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© Kris Lund   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: autumn, birth, blue, cheer up, conflict, mythology,
Form: Light Verse
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A virginal ride

Holding the mane of a myth

Through fantasy clouds
...

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Categories: adventure, mythology,
Form: Senryu
Untitled 2
Nightmare,
Vision of death,
Darkness envelopes life,
Immortality is a myth,
Awake.
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Categories: myth, death, life,
Form: Cinquain
Premium Member STRANGER THAN FICTION
Some
say
science
is all fact,
without assumptions-
the myth with a long pedigree....

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Categories: myth, science,
Form: Fibonacci
Premium Member Woodland Music
Silent woodlands hold Many musical beings Enjoy the concert.
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Categories: earth, environment, fairy, fantasy, myth, mythology, nature,
Form: Haiku
Raven - revised
ravenous
dark diviner
your Stygian insight
foreboding fay Morgan’s merciless
hunger...

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Categories: bird, myth, nature,
Form: Cinquain