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Space Poems | Examples of Space Poetry

Space Poems - Examples of all types of space poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for space.

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What does the light ho for the vast u Vniverse our spaceship was vflying erratically svomething was vrong I attract the virus Computer vucks vzzz, vrzzz It was an epic Vaga the song vooked on them My favorite band...Read More
Categories: adventure, anxiety, space, word
Form: Vogon

Four moons orbiting Jupiter were discovered by Galileo. He named them Europa, Ganymede, Callisto, and Io. Several unmanned space probes were sent there recently. They revealed things no earth-bound sky watcher could see. Of special interest was the Jovian...Read More
Categories: space,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member One Exception
Bedazzled by the beauty of night, you gaze at trillions of twinkling stars. Mesmerized, you commute with the stars, feeling like you’re connected somehow. Overwhelmed, the sanctity of space encompasses you, body, and soul. Miracles are rarely in plain sight, with one exception; the universe. (Parallelogram...Read More
Categories: space, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Exit, Exoplanet
A glimmer of light stocatto blinks puzzling observatories frantically adjusting the focus a junior Einstein tears out his hair Hubble in trouble...Read More
Categories: hair, planet, science, space,
Form: Free verse
Have you wondered what it’s like out there Do you float along without a care And you see the blue planet below I think it must be quite a show It always seems so exciting To be an Astronaut...Read More
Categories: space,
Form: Dramatic Verse

Interstellar Journey
The darkened ship voyaged on For 50 years alone voyaging along The ship looked after itself on this journey While its cargo of passengers were sleeping care-free For the earth was long behind them As they left the Solar System’s...Read More
Categories: science fiction, space,
Form: Epic
The stars, her eyes
The very stars were her eyes one night, as she claimed the cosmos' starlight for her own, ascended to her ultimate feminine grace, mounted upon a celestial starlight throne. She looked up to the sky and spoke to them, the...Read More
Categories: beauty, fantasy, romance, space,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Ursids
Ursids radiant lights December meteors in their ecstatic nighttime flight; a waning moon will not halt their travel comet Tuttle left them behind their annual flight’s bright; Ursa Minor’s Ursids. ...Read More
Categories: space, planet, poems, poetry, sky,
Form: Rictameter
Coming Back Home
Crashing is no option in this fusion powered craft Only I survived to scramble up the entry shaft Man in space means danger but our losses have been tragic It seems that NASA dumped us when...Read More
Categories: earth, space,
Form: Acrostic
She was a born chatterbox Who can't close her mouth infuriates others.. People got tired of her Even her parents. Nd they just asked her To keep quite One day Her lips were closed No sounds no talks And...Read More
Categories: space, anxiety, care, deep, depression,
Form: ABC
Premium Member Who Wants To Go To Mars
Who wants to go to Mars, they're taking reservations But you won't be coming back from this out of world vacation Say bye bye to planet earth Your home since birth Members of your family will all need sedation ...Read More
Categories: space,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Cover-up -- AUDIO - w-Illustration
I wonder --- And FYI: I'll be posting a bunch of my AUDIO files over the next few months, most from my 4 new AUDIO-CDs, along with many more text files from my several books...Read More
Categories: space,
Form: Narrative
A erobatics aeronautics A irborne all ablaze R adio ricochet rocket O peration observation N eurons navigating Neptune posted on February 11, 2021...Read More
Categories: space, adventure, boy, child, imagination,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member You Make Each Day So Sweet
All you young girlies here on the Soup Gather round, I'll let you in on the latest scoop When you sent me sweet treats You make each day so sweet One without you guys is like a day full...Read More
Categories: space,
Form: Limerick
Star Swings
Your mind was made for greater things It doesn’t matter how you got here, just the star you sit from and swing While you’re sitting, lock yourself in a gaze with a mortal land, where gravity grounds...Read More
Categories: courage, imagery, longing, space,
Form: Narrative

Specific Types of Space Poems

Definition | What is Space in Poetry?