nature poetry

An ode to Mother Nature; poems that take their inspiration from the great outdoors.

Ms. Willow Tree
As i ran through the forest of light I came across a river sparkling so bright. It was pleading with me screaming, crying, begging, Saying please oh please listen to the story of the old weeping willo...
Lacy Waltersa day ago
Survival of the Fittest
Lonely is the solitary sunflower as it sways in the wind, dancing to an organic tune only she can hear. Her unrelenting persistency Is bleeding through in her ability to flourish where one normally sh...
Lacy Waltersa day ago
Geometric Flowers
Oh how the skies open to reveal the depths of creation. Andromeda joins Apollo in a perpetual dance among the stars. And beneath the spherical eye of the cosmos, an incorporeal sunflower blooms. Go fo...
Ella Melusinea day ago
She of the Jade Skirt
Watch the flames And see the slowly charring wood burn To ash As they say 'Dust to Dust' And we breathe it in; Inhale as thought our lungs can save us. Where in water is this? The salvation in heat an...
Deia Dangera day ago
Something So Serene
There’s something so serene about mornings. When the sun peeks through trees or houses and those damned birds sing and fly about. There’s something so serene about mornings. When that crisp air bites ...
Dmitri C.2 days ago
Tree
I expected this to be a quick jaunt into the forest, but I got drawn in by the beauty of nature. I take a deep breath, the crisp scent of petrichor present in the air. As I exhale, I look towards a tr...
Alexa Schopfer2 days ago
Her Voice
As you listen to the silence, You find true noise. The gentle breeze entices the shuffling of the branches. They sway themselves against one another Collectively dancing to the rhythm of the wind. The...
Fred Hermes2 days ago
The Man Who Sang with the Dead
Through green iron gates, stands he, spearing from the ground. Giant mother shades the grass, tombs of stone protrude through the moss, and I sit and listen to the man that sings with the dead, Shaded...
Celeste Jackson2 days ago
Nightly Ritual
Night tore the dress off of Day, and when Dusk ducked below the mountain curves of her horizon, I watched the stars burst from between her lilting hips. Seams slipped into wet shadows and white clouds...
Celeste Jackson4 days ago
Cosmic
I have seen galaxies burst into existence, burning towers of stars crashing through dirt-floor blackness and up into the arms of a purple sky, exultant. And I have seen them just as swiftly wither and...
A. R. Ambrosi4 days ago
Petrichor
There's something magical about rain The way it falls in silver darts Like diamond drops They adorn my hair like a queen's jewels They rinse me of all things mundane But that's not even the magical pa...
A. R. Ambrosi4 days ago
Celestial Dance
Sometimes I wake up in the night When I know I should be sleeping And somewhere in the distance I think I can hear music Sometimes I go back to sleep But usually, wonder and curiosity fill me And I ma...
Serrena Gragg6 days ago
FireFly
In my window, Blinked a little ball of light. I wonder what it sees in me, I wonder if it's right. Little tiny lighting bug, Blinking in my window. Why is it you blink at me? What makes me so special?...
Life's Rerun
Life is mass- A running tape, Of collected images, Sunsets to sunrise-- Nightmare Through daydream sweat. A collection Of dust, dirt, seed Pressed-composed Until...Explosion! In whirlwind Of magical B...
Lucky Flurry8 days ago
Mother Nature
SHE WAS the type of girl who could not only heal you with her words but with her touch, her tongue, her entire being. Just being near her felt like a healing I didn’t deserve. Mother nature had that e...
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E.Y.C. Valdez9 days ago
The Wilderness
I want to find myself lost again once more, dear friends lost in that marvelous wilderness. Once in a time long ago, way back when I would consistently walk through it, this untamed, wilderness. Every...
Janna Thompson9 days ago
The Sapling's Efface
Look at the world give away...... What once was indispensable now buckles under the sly sting of sorrow’s kiss. When the earth leapt with joyous noise, A Vibrant life, Now all fades, Fades to death, T...
Rachel G9 days ago
Nature Poems
I'm walking on the beach, With my feet in the sand. I hear the waves crashing to shore. When I'm walking on the beach, There are people and children building Sand castles and having fun. During my wal...