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Best Swaddles Poems

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


Premium Member When Do We Start To Live - Collaboration with Space Cadet
When Do We Start To Live  

Collaboration poem: Space Cadet and Darren White
Voice: Wesley C.


How do I know we’ve lived?
          If you’re...

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Categories: swaddles, dark, friendship, inspirational, life, music, words,
Form: Free verse



Chekhov's Gun
"If in the first act you have hung a pistol on the wall, then in the following one it should be fired." -- Anton Chekhov


Chekhov...

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Categories: swaddles, depression,
Form: Verse
Animal Crackers
Lions, tigers and bears oh my! The sweet taste of childhood melts on my tongue as I reminisce on the days where there were no...

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Categories: swaddles, age, animal, childhood, children, growing up,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rapture

Sacred sheen swaddles soul made of serene,
soul sun-lit, lifts sinless, into saints midst;
eternal, everlasting evergreen,
essence exits Earth’s exist; white-light kissed.

Soul sun-lit, lifts sinless into saint's...

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Categories: swaddles, angel, heaven, light, spiritual,
Form: Pantoum
A New Religion
A new religion
That can the future divine
A new god
That can tell us whence we came
A nirvana of nonsense
That only increases our ignorance
A dismal wreck to...

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Categories: swaddles, change, society,
Form: Prose



Premium Member Frank--- Friend and Spiritual Teacher
A holy man in a hospital bed
Preciously wrapped,
Like a mystic infant
Radiant, beautifully sculpted
against white sheets.

You're dying you say.
Your voice a lamp,
Another lesson strung
on a rosary...

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Categories: swaddles, death, faith, inspirational, life, loss, uplifting
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Old Thin Flannel
He swaddles me in soft-worn flannels
to comfort my hard-won heart.

He waters me
washed bare smooth souled
with tears of suffering
and joy.

He caves my soundless nights
with dreams from...

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Categories: swaddles, age, deep, dream, earth, life, love,
Form: Free verse
Cries of Life
Warm sun over head, as rays beaming down,
She stood in the shadow of the big oak tree,
She crying fell to one knee, alone now free,
Her...

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Categories: swaddles, death, life, native americansad, baby, sad
Form: Lyric
Across The Golden Pew
one cold winter night,
resting on the golden pew
deeply lost in your thoughts
voice of loving prayers
soft and shiny rainbow lights
distance between you and i
an alluring mystery
a...

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Categories: swaddles, dream, emotions, fantasy, romantic, sad love,
Form: Free verse
Canyon Train
A silent stillness swaddles the night
A restless wind addled floor doth spite
From rim's spout vaporous cloak descends; prescience to slight
Above melancholy mist, hoot owl resounds...

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Categories: swaddles, adventure,
Form: Rhyme
Sunset and Midnight
~Curling flames rise in the western sky~
~Molten hues paint vivid pictures~
~Heavens light shines gracefully~
~Warmth and love radiate~
~Orange and fuschia~
~Shimmering peace~
~Sun lick'd sky~
~Blazes~
~Peace~

~~@~~

~Velvet sheath swaddles our...

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Categories: swaddles, art, faith, happiness, imagination, inspirational, nature,
Form: Shape
Premium Member WITNESS OF CHRISTMAS
WITNESS OF CHRISTMAS

A long road, a long ride for pondering.
A burst of occasional hee-hawing.
Bumping along, did they sing, did they talk,
this man who dreams dreams,...

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Categories: swaddles, christian, christmas,
Form: Rhyme
Foggy Pools of Gray
Lost in deep of winter woods,
swirls of fog drink me in; 
strokes like shadows etched by pine, 
snowflakes dust a gelid fringe.

Stoking flame of blushing...

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Categories: swaddles, beauty, imagery, romantic, winter,
Form: Imagism
Do you understand
My heart aches with honesty,
Honestly I wish it would stop,my heart that is....
An appendage of pending trust,
The lust of the lazy,the must of guilt.
Flowers must...

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Categories: swaddles, dedication, happiness, passion, philosophy, wedding, heart,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Maid of the Sea
Leaving her blue salty home,
she emerges from the sea 
changing her fish tail into human legs
within the times of the full moon.

Her bare figure exposed;
long...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swaddles, death, fantasy, love,
Form: Free verse
THE WORLD BEGINS WITH YOU
THE WORLD BEGINS WITH YOU
--for Every Woman
by 
Ajeyemi Wasiu
The world begins with your
womb that houses me.
The world begins with your
love that swaddles me, Woman.
The world...

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Categories: swaddles, angel, eulogy, girl, inspirational love, mother,
Form: Lyric