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Backwash Poems - Poems about Backwash

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The Twilight
...song, as her best time is done. Yet, she leaves fervent images behind, reprints of joyous moments on the sand, or backwash from tides pounding so unkind, a montage of love sketches super grand. Before the final twilight curtain’......Read More
Categories: backwash, age, extended metaphor,
Form: Sonnet



Deeply Fathomed Sky Storm
...ve capsizing that barely touches upturned faces as seafaring battles go it was a sky-skirmish of near misses a backwash of electric fizz the distant sound of sailors shouting for rum light blinks shipping damp echoes that ......Read More
Categories: backwash, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Eyez
...k love again A singular journey of thought The paved road ahead a blur But albeit a welcome retreat From emotional backwash Senseless beguiling stupidity If but love we’re not so cruel.......Read More
Categories: backwash, absence,
Form: Free verse
Watching from a Skiff on the Ohio River
...led houses have scuttled their roofs upon soggy pathways. The mossy hulks of an abandoned industry wallow in a foggy backwash. Castaway wharfs drip a spatter and smear, a hand me down script of a yesteryear. A small blue-collar mari......Read More
Categories: backwash, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member reaching out
...osed a new challenge as she sifted the debris of her sad heart punctured by thrash of emotions and feelings as astern backwash propelled her journey back to its start when she bobbed up and down to the bottom of her resolve she felt t......Read More
Categories: backwash, character,
Form: Free verse



Iron Rain
...rolling in apprehend through clouds of cigar smoke its last landfall on our far flung world as a dissolved ore in a backwash of rain. ......Read More
Categories: backwash, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Amberina Ballerina
...y and sadness dress the drift glass hoarded in the sea’s rabid bites of the shore then abandoned by the absent-minded backwash - ..forgotten like vague fractions of a song too long-ago to remember.. what passional tales these......Read More
Categories: backwash, destiny, emotions, inspiration, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Waves
... it was a skirmish, flotillas of cruisers awash from near misses. They sailed away leaving this whittling rain, a backwash of electric jism, the distant sound of sailors shouting for rum. Behind our eyes deaf fish mouth deaf bu......Read More
Categories: backwash, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Unspoken Burden
...que one too It was like a smack in my face Asking me for something, I didn’t want to do How could you not know the backwash That cracked my benevolence I thought we were so adjacent Tout de suite moved my smile into spins. No ex......Read More
Categories: backwash, anger, best friend, confusion,
Form: Ballad
Demonstrations' Heat
...rifting. 2020 discovers our nation cleft by childish fabrications designed as name-calling, verbal horseplay. The backwash creates wide rifting. Eco-friendly debate was never adept in the chaos of our fiscal disarray - an appease......Read More
Categories: backwash, 11th grade, fire, hyperbole,
Form: Quatrain
The Rain
...younger than morning mist it is the first and last teardrop as the world recalls its ancient roots. I rest in the backwash of my own ebbing waves. My breath cleansed in the light-stepping rain. Distantly I hear soccer moms backing......Read More
Categories: backwash, poetry,
Form: Free verse
The River
...squid. The river slops together every wind-plowed recipe, blends the newly-unearthed with the long abandoned. A backwash seeps moon-spills, or drives a John Deere deeper into boggy entrails, while barges slowly push each muddy foo......Read More
Categories: backwash, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Lull
...nimates itself. Sets are brewing afar, yon groups of mixed genders and ages, a lull recedes. Into a culminating backwash, climbs and curls e'er so swiftly to a sought after crested wave, as surfers break apart challenging a collec......Read More
Categories: backwash, ocean, sea, surreal,
Form: Tristich
A Deafening Sense of Thunder
... it was a skirmish, flotillas of cruisers awash from near misses; they sailed away leaving this whittling rain, a backwash of electric jism, the distant sound of sailors shouting for rum. Behind our eyes deaf fish mouth deaf bu......Read More
Categories: backwash, poetry,
Form: Free verse
So Much Coming
...l traps, and festive lures trundle in, weave ways through orange barrels, past Red Lobster’s neon’s a surf and turf backwash of traffic. Pumpkins drop dead gradually. Bedside Halloween costumes, seams worn to a frazzle, no longer d......Read More
Categories: backwash, poetry,
Form: Free verse

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