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Best Swaddle Poems

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


Premium Member Lullaby My Lustrous Twilight

Golden-flecked bliss   
of enraptured blown-kiss   
stardust bestrewn   

beguiling skies   
bespangled sequin eyes   
shimmer in swoon...

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Categories: swaddle, angel, dream, heaven, night, sky, song,
Form: Lyric



Premium Member Your Sacred Soul Still Calms And Comforts Me


Ave-Maria hymns lift you in flight
to Heaven’s gate apt angel does ascend
and follows lantern's light predawn of night
on star-dust wings for spirit a Godsend.

On April...

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Categories: swaddle, angel, april, bereavement, heaven, love, mother
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A Walk In Solitude
A Walk In Solitude
                     ...

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Categories: swaddle, nature, solitude,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
The Nature of Wisdom
Every flower has its own color
With annual observation,
this we springtime discover

Give a womb kernel cede
of acknowledgment
To the spectrum birthright
of each other

We are all one,
tho’ from...

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Categories: swaddle, metaphor, nature, truth, wisdom,
Form: Prose Poetry
The Change
The Change



To whisper into her
Into her petals of love
Of that beautiful Rose
I became a humble bee 

To hug and swaddle her 
Of her silky white...

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Categories: swaddle, feelings, for her, imagery,
Form: ABC



Premium Member The Legend of the Louisiana Gypsy
Gentle April showers tapped on a rusty tin roof
the four leaf clovers already wet from the morning dew
spring forth little one, to a life brand...

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Categories: swaddle, fantasy, april,
Form: Prose Poetry
Silvery Moon

Silvery Moon drifts through open window.
Baby's bassinet is bathed in evening sky.

Across the open yards, Silvery Moon gifts,
gifts love and devotion to taper the shadows.
A...

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Categories: swaddle, childhood, family, children, moon,
Form: Personification
epigram 7
Swaddle she says
mine flesh
with hers

As if this soul would 
Cover

...

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Categories: swaddle, nature, passion
Form: Epigram
The First Christmas Present
A spider spun a silver web 
in a mound of golden straw, 
Then he hid himself inside the stack, 
away from the wind so raw....

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© Tony Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swaddle, funny, holiday, christmas, baby, night, dream,
Form: Light Verse
My King
Take my hand and lead me into the great unknown
And show me all the things that I’ve never been shown
Take my hands and lead me...

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Categories: swaddle, romance, me, me,
Form: Free verse
'the twitch'
This is the story of ‘the twitch’.  
We have all had it:  
   That bit of movement before we sleep. ...

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Categories: swaddle, adventure, childhood, confusion, friendship, happiness, hope,
Form: I do not know?
Soothing, Shore Breeze
On balmy beach blithe commodore
Without ship, rudder, or rowing oar
Striding gusts, waves only chore
Soothing breeze girdles the shore
Sidling along, currents to explore
Mind's tranquil base to...

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Categories: swaddle, beach
Form: Rhyme
COVER ME
Your touch, your aroma, the softness of your skin
I hear your thick accent; my imagination starts to spin
Your dialect, your native tongue sends my mind...

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Categories: swaddle, passion, me, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Lonely portrait

Sadness paints a lonely portrait
A mother leaves her babe behind
Newborn in this darkest hour
What she held she cannot find

Brokenhearted complications 
Swollen feet and shattered dreams
Through...

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Categories: swaddle, loss, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Held In The Arms of Midnight
It is only in sleep, that I unleash my fears
Released in my dreams, where no one can hear
Tumbling upward, note by note
Into the dark of...

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Categories: swaddle, introspection, me, sleep,
Form: Narrative
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Images Tanka
-----------------

Night dark and dreadful
Emotions in black and white
Tears blinded my eyes
Flickering celluloid film 
Whirling projector my mind


Emotions Tanka
------------------

Tears like rain pours down
Emotions swaddle black...

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© Sam Raj  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swaddle, dark, deep,
Form: Tanka
a song for the spirit of creativity
where will i find her?
i will find her hiding
inside a triangle
humming, bent over
and sewed into
my many great grandmother's
signature
buried, saved
for the hungriest of winters

like a swan...

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© luta lee  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swaddle, native americanme, world, woman, grandmother, me,
Form: Free verse
Three Shawls For My Babies

Once
My adoring eyes worked alongside my nimble fingers
To gently swaddle your tiny frame in a
Soft White shawl


Now
The same two eyes and hands check you wear...

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Categories: swaddle, love, mother, nature, nostalgia,
Form: I do not know?
ROBIN HOOD OF MY LIFE
When life dominated and things turned wrong,
Conditions bittered and when life pinched,
When I was hit hard by far gone situations,
And conspiracies tumbled down my life,
When...

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Categories: swaddle, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Dream
It is only in sleep, that I unleash my soul
Released in my dreams, where no one can know
Tumbling upward, note by note
A midnight song that...

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Categories: swaddle, dream, love, sleep,
Form: Free verse
my religion is dying



                        ...

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Categories: swaddle, bereavement, bird, earth, environment, religion,
Form: Haiku
Cachinnation
           Cachinnation

I sought to sneak a surreptitious ogle
Into people's hearts,long wont to swaddle
Lugubrious as they...

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Categories: swaddle, cheer up, crazy,
Form: Rhyme
August 28th
Aug 28th 

The sky is clear for far

My pants are old navy and have visible holes 

A lady with a smiley face umbrella enters and...

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Categories: swaddle, hope, life, social, sympathy, time, girl,
Form: Free verse
crawling covers
Her back like an emerald
she will swaddle in the shore,
a blanket of pebbles for the hundred year old;
her ruby for the sea
but tonight she'll let...

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Categories: swaddle, life, love,
Form: Free verse
Sympathy a Great Virtue 2
Have you ever eaten an apple
By sitting on a speedy bicycle?
Difficult? Sympathy is like sizzle
Shouts when not got in coddle;
Smiles if given in time subtle.
Shrewd!...

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Categories: swaddle, sympathy,
Form: Monorhyme