Butterfly Verse Poems

These Butterfly Verse poems are examples of Verse poems about Butterfly. These are the best examples of Verse Butterfly poems written by international poets.


Human Butterflies by Anil Deo
Majesty in migration and breathtaking beauty
Human butterflies! O how beautiful we are!
Do not stuff us backwards into worn cocoons
No longer worms; accept them as they...

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Categories: allegory, butterfly, community, immigration,

Premium MemberJade Butterflies by Dale Gregory Cozart
Sloth-toed ivy flutters
in lissome breeze,
each pentagram the pinion
of a jade butterfly
clustered on a brick wall.
In the throes of spring
they sojourn
from dark loam
toward shingled firmament,
past celestial...

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Categories: verse, butterfly, imagery, nature,



another morning by jan hansen
Another morning
I have been trying to stave off old age
by avoiding old men in the park who ask me to guess 
their age, empty gums...

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Categories: verse, blessing, books, butterfly,

Premium MemberMy Stained and Tormented Quietude by Broken Wings
"Bliss like thine is brought by years;
Dark with torment and with tears."

Emily Bronte - Sleep Not (1846) st.1
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Often, I am in the throes and agony...

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Categories: verse, dark, dream, memory,

Premium MemberTo Break Free Again by Laura Leiser
How must I break free and fly away
when your cold hands clamp me down?
Your critical, callous words besmirch
and pinion me to the ground.
 
For I...

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Categories: verse, angst, fear, freedom,

Dimpho by MASOUD MASOUD
Dimpho,
Such a feeling, only the one who feels it knows it,
Both the lover and the beloved are one, 
For lovers meet everywhere, 
No boarders and...

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Categories: verse, allegory, angel, appreciation, beauty,

Terrorism In our Forest by Yinka Pemisire pwencywealth
Hey! Devilish scumbag demons
You terrorized our forest and sneak to our habitat
You are so brave, and you renowned yourself in our home
 You are such...

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Categories: verse, war,

Premium MemberDreaming by William J. Jr. Atfield
Dreaming

Dreams, like caterpillars – pupa to butterfly, butterflies in flight.
Dreams, like creation – become the world we chose to inhabit.
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Categories: verse, dream,

The Way by Christopher Goss

The way the tulips dance for me
Objectify my heart for the masses
Eclipsed by effervescent rays
Twisted and torn apart like frail butterfly wings
Immortal psalms spoken to...

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Categories: verse, allegory, allusion, conflict, deep,

Butterflies of light by fauxcroft wade
Transcending into butterflies of light

Fluttering in decoration that is so bright,

Flitting here and hovering there

Creating a dance without a care,

Music playing every where

The beauty of...

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Categories: verse, butterfly, flying, inspirational, light,

'The Fight' by jamie brolin
“The Fight”
(Jamie Brolin)
He had honed
	His boxer’s stance—
		Could imbalance any—
			With his pugilist dance.

It lifted him out
	Of the mean streets,
		And from a life-funk,
			He’d even found true-love!
			But, he...

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Categories: verse, addiction, allegory, appreciation, care,

CHRYSALIS by Tiffany Harvester
YOU SPARKLE WITH SIMPLICITY
A CHILD CATCHING RAINDROPS
ON HIS TONGUE
WE LAUGH LIKE JESTERS
AT AN INSTANT
YOUR SMILE IS SUBLIME
AND YOUR EYES ARE GEMS
DANCING IN THE LIGHT
I AM...

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Categories: verse, lost, sweet love,

Invisible Ambition by Drake Henning

I wish my identity was independent of those I can surround
More people need to tear up the madness in me
Because I may lose myself within...

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Categories: verse, 12th grade, anxiety, boy,

The Hired Shepherds by Orochi C. Joshua
Gone are those times,  if ever such times were seen
When rustic shepherds shepherd their flock on nutritive green
Shepherds now lead their sheep to calamity...

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Categories: verse, adventure, africa, anger, butterfly,

Premium MemberTHE WORLD IS NOT FAIR by Line Gauthier


Prepare yourself my child,  This big world isn’t fair

The illusion that the world is fair will not serve you
When it’s not busy with genocide...

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Categories: verse, abuse, angst, bullying, corruption,

Premium MemberChrysalis by Gregory R Barden

You were my mind's cocoon ...

Oh, at first I ran, multi-legged, from the intensity of your intent,
  the fear of a love, transforming ......

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Categories: verse, analogy, change, metaphor, soulmate,

I am blessed by Jackie Furgason
  I have a roof over my head
  Food in my belly

   I am blessed

   I have three kids
...

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Categories: verse, abuse, angel, baby, birth,

Butterfly Wings by Lovie Divine
Butterfly wings now garments,
not the same anymore,
Into Spring I have bloomed from my prison.
Escaping ravenous varmints,
not ashamed anymore, 
fluttering into a colorful vision.

There's a new...

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Categories: verse, beauty, butterfly,

Rainy Friday by jan hansen
Friday  Rain. 

The café facing the busy street has big windows 
I see umbrellas walking by, some of them stop, 
fold wings, shake water...

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Categories: verse, boxing day , bridal shower,

Premium MemberSpring Morning by Phyllis Babcock
Fresh spring morning
robins singing merrily
grass turning to green
buds appear on trees
last of snow in corners
ants crawling on grass
first butterfly flies by
fresh planted flowers
seeds in the...

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Categories: verse, spring,