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Best Swaddling Poems

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


Premium Member A Vision Of A Child
     Under the Christmas tree sits a nativity scene in the old town square. I sit on a rustic wood bench...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swaddling, birth, children, jesus,
Form: Free verse



Pizza Prayer
Tumble, crumble cornmeal, salted flour 
Stream olive oil
Feed water and toasty yeast with sugar
Crinkle, rumple, crease, and fold
Smooth a silky, doughy globe.

Cover, leave the orb...

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Categories: swaddling, food, meaningful, metaphor, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
Desert Series
You have permission to use these poems of mine on your terrific sight if you wish, from a series of Desert Poems I have written....

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© Joe DiMino  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swaddling, analogy, angel, anniversary, art, beach, beautiful,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Migdal Eder




Muscles locked in agony
Every ligament burning 
Pain flooding nerve endings
Labor
Heavy panting of breath
Heart pumping trying to keep up

Behind the canopy of human perception 
Life and...

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Categories: swaddling, blessing, child, dance, love,
Form: Free verse
Song of Solomon: Queen of my Heart
Covered bridge sheltering frothy lagoon
Woven tapestry gilding each silted dune
Garnished threads over polished diadem doth croon
Fabricated ensemble breaching pristine medley, emitting swaggering tune 
A treasured grove;...

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Categories: swaddling, fantasy, girlfriend-boyfriend,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Born to Save Me
In a small lite stable, 
In a manger made into in a cradle
A beautiful newborn baby 
Born to save me. 
Ten little fingers, ten perfect...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swaddling, baby, birth, jesus,
Form: Rhyme
Here Come the Shadows
And here come the shadows
Swaddling me in its sheets
Until I wrestle myself free
But each time it gets harder
And I want to give up
Until my head...

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Categories: swaddling, anxiety, depression,
Form: Free verse
Babys First Breath
Down, down, down she came
Into her mother’s waiting womb;
From out of the dark-bright sky above, knowing
Intrinsically what to do.
Find her place, find her place, retrace
Her...

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Categories: swaddling, life,
Form: Rhyme
The Greatest Story Ever Told
Once upon a time~is the way the story goes
The virgin, Mary, birthed the Son of God
Wrapped Him up in swaddling clothes
Then laid Him in a...

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Categories: swaddling, faith, love, passion, son, god, god,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member The Mosquito Dance
Long hallways he preys
Looking for unsuspecting victims
Playgrounds and parking lots
Children going about their day

Avoiding those he knows will swat
The giant in the swaddling cloth
The sting,...

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Categories: swaddling, anti bullying, bullying,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Narwhal Secrets
N arwhal... fathomless dreamer of the deep
   A resting beauty and fantastic myth
      R arest of rare, chased...

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Categories: swaddling, animal,
Form: Acrostic
The Little Donkey
A lonely donkey stood in the corner
of a humble manger, piled deep with hay.
Gathered with strangers ‘n sweet smelling myrrh,
not knowing this would be a...

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Categories: swaddling, christmas, hope,
Form: Sonnet
Only a baby
                        ...

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Categories: swaddling, freedom, inspirational, love,
Form: Free verse
One man, One Woman
“One man, one woman”
My father will sternly warn me
And severally, oh! Severally
Will he repeat in my hearings
Loudlier than ever saying
“Son will you take on too...

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Categories: swaddling, family, lifefather, heart, woman, father, heart,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Christmas
Softest pack for swaddling,
Mary's blood rich swollen womb cradles Christ,
embryo wrapped grace of God.

Faye Lanham Gibson
Copyright, December 19, 2015
...

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Categories: swaddling, christmas, god, jesus,
Form: Free verse
World without words, part one
some wise men
of different bent, ilk,
orientation and time, 
then our own,
prescribed four spice yellow smoothie milk 
to fortify the virtues 
considered natural and proper
by their...

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Categories: swaddling, philosophy, universe,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Truly Blessed
Truly Blessed

I stand at the brink of Christmas
Wondering how it will be
It's not just about Santa
Or a decorated tree

Certainly not the shopping
Waiting in all those...

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Categories: swaddling, christmas,
Form: Quatrain
Twas the Night Before a Miracle
Twas the night before a miracle, in a far away land 
Traveled Mary and Joseph across the deserts white sand
The journey produced a mother-to-be all...

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Categories: swaddling, bible, birth, blessing, christmas, december, faith,
Form: Rhyme
A Tale Of Wonder
Hush little baby and please don't cry
I will tell you of a wonder and not another
lullaby, of three Wisemen that through a
dessert came to a...

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Categories: swaddling, children, christian, cry, faith, heaven, religious,
Form: Rhyme
I Got Banana Stain
I got green banana stain in my heart
I got Lacatan, Gros Michel, and Robuster
And payday tomorrow, sweetheart
I got big fields and dreams in a cluster
I...

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Categories: swaddling, nature, on work and workinggreen,
Form: Verse
Thanks For Your Help
All her belongings fitted into a suitcase and a small carry-on bag.

After 18 years, my helper was going home for good.

During those years, not a...

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Categories: swaddling, appreciation, family, goodbye, loss, memory, old,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Mountain Psalm
Let me walk into the mountains
where the air is fresh and sweet,
where wind whispers through tree branches
around which creep the nectar honeysuckle and wild grape,
in...

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Categories: swaddling, beauty, mountains, peace,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Morning Welcome
To wake without alarm--
That would be nice.
To go out early once
Where the cardinal
Is already up, 
To shed the night wrap
And swaddling house
To go out early...

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Categories: swaddling, morning,
Form: Free verse
Christmas Cash, Christmas - Cash is a little baby boy
Cash you right now are an amazing little bundle of joy,
It’ll take you a few years to understand this Christmas thing,
While young Christmas to you...

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Categories: swaddling, christmas, christmas, christmas, boy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member ESTIMATING NINE MONTHS FROM ESKIMO KISSES
ESTIMATING NINE MONTHS FROM ESKIMO KISSES

TUNDRA tunics
tendered,
holding hot
homeothermic
sentient swaddling,
stirred with
warm waves of
cocoa cresting charm,
bathed in barometric
swoon.
sweetheart neckline
netted nefariously
close -
charm capitulated.
frowns forever forlorn,
as aromatics allure —
cologne...

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Categories: swaddling, relationship, winter,
Form: Alliteration