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Best Spiral Poems

Below are the all-time best Spiral poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of spiral poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member The Spiral of Design

sacred life…
mortal as a seashell
cradled and designed by divine hands

swept by tides
over the waves of chance
phosphorescence under tender skies

hidden souls
within a spiral core
with lore of...

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Categories: spiral, inspirational, life, nature,
Form: Verse



Premium Member A Long Loud Sigh
genius?
sometimes you are in its minimal spotted light...sometimes!
other times you just know you've been touched and you freeze,
moved but frozen...like a stranger it moves in,...

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Categories: spiral, introspection, drug,
Form: Free verse
A Little Kindness Never Hurts
Sit with me.
Sit with me, ragged feral,
do not be afraid,
fight for no space uncertain,
you will be soothed, you will be safe,
you only need sit with...

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Categories: spiral, humanity,
Form: Free verse
The Tower rebuilt
I shall resolve to leave this
Place now...
And steadfastly search out,
Nestling between ridge and bluff
Amidst the folds of a foreign 
Land,
Several acres of unkempt ground
Fallow and...

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Categories: spiral, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Free Spirit
How can I explain to you,
you a poor mortal,
what a free spirit is?
Consider I have no bounds,
I go just where I fancy.
I relish moments of...

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Categories: spiral, fantasy, stars,
Form: Free verse



Here, Again: The Autumn Equinox
Written for the Avebury Gorsedd, 24th September 2016  
I wish you well...

I’m here, again…
Come riding in, upon the western wave
My hair all wove with...

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Categories: spiral, autumn, england, myth, nature, seasons, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Wanderlust Of Imagination


In the endless expanse 
of what exists
and the magic of what can be...

fantasy is the luster of opalescence


conceived in a continual curve of mother-of-pearl panache...

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Categories: spiral, imagination, inspiration, introspection, muse, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Freedom beckons seductively
POTD 29 Jan 2020

A balmy fragrance of cedar and lime lingers
A will o wisp floats by gathering dew
A mark on the page of another man’s...

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Categories: spiral, freedom, friend, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Prides of Poseidon
When sea gods invisibly show their glory
They’re escorted by their elusive sea army;
Vow before them, their loud rhapsodic chords play,
As heard in light of blue...

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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: spiral, beauty, nature, sea,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Love never fades
the morning air staggers above the lake
through trees, i almost feel it kissing me
my thoughts spiral down like leaves amidst fall
this emptiness is more than...

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Categories: spiral, longing, love,
Form: Rhyme
A Poem For PD
A unicorn took flight with brilliant, rainbow wings
ascending from the heart of a joyous poet.
Dark eyes shined like jewels, smiling from high, 
parting dark clouds...

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Categories: spiral, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Had Hoped to Find
Moved into new house in May 2006 near
intersection of 211 and 17. Holden Beach
is closed beach. This poem is about our
first visit to a local...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: spiral, beach, spiritual,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Autumn's Breath
 i gather my thoughts
like a squirrel
scurrying to find nuts
as it rustles
through leaves
on crisp lawns

the air is warm
as am i
when wrapped 
in thoughts of you

i...

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Categories: spiral, autumn, love, romance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Offering


Ironic tears that spill are mocking me
in scathing streaks delighting down my cheeks.
They trace their paths as soft as fingertips
atop sad ivories caressing pain -
but...

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Categories: spiral, angst, dark, loss, lust,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member DANCE TILL DAWN


           ~ Dance Till Dawn~

Ah, I remember those smashing
days when I was dancing till dawn!
Refusing...

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Categories: spiral, dance, freedom, happiness,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Spring Forward
A helical "Slinky" type coil
Compresses or springs without toil,
It’s spiral at times,
Or stretched to the nines...
Like worms that are happy in soil!

Beneath or on top...

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Categories: spiral, earth, growth, spring,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Armadilly Billy, The Slingshot Kidster
Armadilly came galloping into Troll Lake, bent on seeking a new life, to unwind.
He’d rode out of the Badlands, leaving only a trail of blowing...

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Categories: spiral, adventure, fantasy, funny, imagination, leaving, uplifting,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member For Darren
Some people you meet ...

Creep their way into your being
Like a kitten chasing shadows and dust
The pounce FAR more important than the prey
Little bits of...

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Categories: spiral, friendship, health, metaphor, tribute,
Form: Free verse
No One Listens
No one listens, do they?
No one really listens.
Trying to make ourselves heard
is like crying in a hurricane.
Trying to communicate
is like playing charades in handcuffs.
They won't...

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Categories: spiral, engagement,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Highlanders Estate
My door is open
I welcome you
To my Highland lands
Off heathers and hue
 
Cross the bridge
Of centuries old
To my castle of grey
In it's regal fold
 
Stand...

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Categories: spiral, fantasy, history, life, nature, people, places
Form: Rhyme
The Crumbling of Ebonies Tower
Unable to somehow escape this castle of want

As an apparition endlessly roaming its corridores

From room to room and door to door; up and down its...

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Categories: spiral, friendship, happiness, hope, love
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Favorite Poem -----
A Love Song

Melodies pour out from my soul.
They float up towards the stars,
swirl in and around clouds, 
swerve, spiral and swoop like swallows
in search of...

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Categories: spiral, love, nature, song,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member BEYOND NIGHT'S SKY



Farther than mantles of a pewter night,
Comets reel in their own immeasurable world
Past earth's sky,  gloaming through lattices
Woven by celestial bands... a grandeur
From a...

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Categories: spiral, creation, world,
Form: Free verse
Takayama Village
There’s a small village not so far away
anyone who hears it dreams to be there,
Its beauty lures like white fairies at bay-
their billowy gowns prettily...

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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: spiral, beauty, celebration,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Essence Of Soft Shadows
Life holds a spectrum of possibilities 
Live it in the moment and ride 
it into the sunset
Dipping my pen into my soul
I give words to...

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Categories: spiral, happiness, life, magic, me,
Form: Free verse