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Best Hard To Swallow Poems

Below are the all-time best Hard To Swallow poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of hard to swallow poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member The Candy Store
The little girl stood outside the candy store
Pressing her nose against the window
Her lips wet 
Trying hard to swallow
What the sight of those candies 
Produced...

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Categories: hard to swallow, allegory, candy, metaphor,



Arabian Mist
"The Arabian Nights"

Underneath the oceans veil.
A mystery lies within.
Beyond Orion's belt, I shift my mind to sail.
Within, every constellation hides secrets of sin.

Allowing me, to...

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Categories: hard to swallow, adventure, death, fantasy, husband,

Space
Space that one I need to fill
Now empty but like a bitter pill
It’s hard to swallow it’s hard to accept
The space left when from my...

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Categories: hard to swallow, dream, space,

Johnny Depp
My favorite actor I can easily say would have to be Johnny Depp,
When he has a new movie coming out, it puts a spring in...

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Categories: hard to swallow, dedication, funny, peoplehusband, husband,

BE YOUR OWN BOSS

Be your own boss
Set your own rules

Your thoughts and your feelings
Give you the tools

Imagination can be fun or a bi-ch
Imagine you're poor

Or imagine you're rich
Imagination,...

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Categories: hard to swallow, inspirational

It's Time to Change
   

How did you feel when you woke? Were you frightened or lonely, or was your heart broke?
Do you feel alone or sometimes...

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Categories: hard to swallow, confusion, depression, education, faith,

Premium Member Dance With Me Like No One Is Looking
Dance with me like no one is looking, I'll lead as you follow,
let's stay in this very moment and not worry about tomorrow.
Feel my hand...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hard to swallow, dance, love,

Love Bug
The smallest, most annoying pest,
Seeks the heartbeat of your breast, 
In search of where to build its nest,
Bites you, and forgets the rest. 

It's venom...

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Categories: hard to swallow, love, nature, passion, heart,

My weeping Violin
I would always cry to his tune
Slowly i saw my life before my eyes
How could one life in such world, all but love
My soul shivers...

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Categories: hard to swallow, cry,

About Face
For months in a pointless wallow,
many moments I found it hard to swallow.

The only thing I could down was whiskey
my actions were nothing but risky.

Keeping...

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Categories: hard to swallow, depressiontime,

a lone loof
through so many slamming bangs
on the other side of that barricaded
locked closet door my tongue has bled dry
from pain too hard to swallow
face to the...

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Categories: hard to swallow, caregiving, friendship,

if i die tonight
if i die tonight 
tomorrow is no lie 
wake up in the morning
go about your life 
if i die tonight 
remember me inside
all the good...

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Categories: hard to swallow, death, deep, goodbye, memory,

WALK A MILE IN MY SHOES
Let's go.....

I'm on a rough route to a righteous destination,
Tormented by the obstacles, blockin' my path
So I'm embracin',

All my miscreant guilt, blended up with my...

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Categories: hard to swallow, hip hop, journey,

Premium Member Erasable
Words are easy
Words are cheap
Hard to swallow
With tongue in cheek

A clap for wonder
A clap of praise
Left to wander
An endless maze

Broken promise
Broken trust
Words hid under
Flaky crusts

Crush...

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Categories: hard to swallow, angst, introspection,

Haiti
January twelfth two thousand and ten
   witnessed near annihilation and destruction 
   of the Haitian nation
whereby countless/ nameless individuals 
 ...

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Categories: hard to swallow, abuse, anger, black african

Family First
I cant believe Im going to have my own family, something I never had; 
Its time to step up and be a real dad; 
Now...

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Categories: hard to swallow, adventure, angst, life, native

The Man On The Moon
                    The Man On The Moon
...

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Categories: hard to swallow, moon,

Human Hyenas
From the time of creation
Adam was brainwashed into
 Believing that he was the brainiac
Behind the Garden of Eden fictions

 Women got tired of men carefree...

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Categories: hard to swallow, confusion, depression, imagination, nostalgia,

Coffee Break - Seize The Day
            Coffee Break  (Seize the day)

In every tick of every clock
There is a...

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Categories: hard to swallow, adventure, cry, death, life,

Lessons
     I tried to drown my sorrows, but they learned to swim.  Which taught me you can't run, you can't...

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Categories: hard to swallow, angel, desire, home, introspection,

deaducation

Death is painful for those who do not understand
but death is not a punishment , simply part of a plan.

Death is merely the transferring of...

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Categories: hard to swallow, introspection, death, body, death,

ADHD
Mind full of ideas
Big and small
Raging inside of her
Like a wildfire
 
First grade year
With 
ADHD
 
Although she couldn’t sit still
Didn't focus easier
Handled everything
Doubtful, yet careful...

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Categories: hard to swallow, confidence, courage, dedication, family,

Premium Member Robin Hood - Contest
Robin Hood was bored this day
Heard the sheriff was passing his way
Collecting taxes from the poor
Many would be starving but they knew the score
Pay up...

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Categories: hard to swallow, fun,

Hollow
I hang my head a dripping tear, you pull away ,
         The lonliness , my only fear
I'm...

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Categories: hard to swallow, loss

Deviant Urges
Deeply rooted dark desires
of every deviant sexual urge,
divine and unconscionably 
naughty primordial  nuances
of sensuality unscrupulously
played out in dreamt midnight
rendezvous or reality if you dare...

it's...

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© Paloma P   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hard to swallow, dark, desire, passion, power,