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Best Swains Poems

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

Premium Member THE SWAINS

Under cumulus clouds, grew cauliflowers.
He planted them with love because I adorn them when they were harvested to the table of healthy man, my...

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Categories: swains, appreciation, farm, good morning, sun, thank
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Steamboat Is A-Comin'
"Steamboat is a-comin' 'round the bend!"
My! Oh my! The wonders it might portend,
As it stopped by sleepy towns along the Missisip',
Dodgin' stumps and wayward rafts...

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Categories: swains, boat, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Alone
Guess which star I am looking at and there let 
your gaze and mind dwell,
So if our bodies cannot lie together at least our 

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Categories: swains, loneliness, love, romance,
Form: Free verse
The Prime Directive Quiz ( P D Q ) or Prolix Drama Queen Part Three of Three
‘Cause, Priests and Prophets Must Pray for The Reign…
and for Pre and Post-Op-Apocalyptic–Novocain ! …

Yet… It Doesn’t Matter, What Distress to You
 On the Planet,...

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Categories: swains, allegory, dedication, devotion, faith, father, hope,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Razor Strop
I have in my possession an object I really prize.
It belonged to two guys whom I really idolize.
'Twas a necessary device when straight razors were...

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Categories: swains, family, funny, old, old,
Form: Rhyme

Walk side with me to a valley,
And we shall be yonder pleasures of heavens light,
Of whose firmament, hills, groves, shining woods presume wonder.
And we will...

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Categories: swains, fantasy, girlfriend-boyfriend, happiness, hopeme, me,
Form: Pastoral
Premium Member Unbearable Beauty in Brown
Unbearable beauty in brown
Was Lily the toast of the town.
She had such a fine air
With her brown auburn hair
As she danced in brown velvet gown.


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Categories: swains, betrayal,
Form: Light Verse
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love
Come live with me and be my love,
And we will all the pleasures prove,
That valleys, groves, hills and fields,
Woods or steepy mountains yields.

And we will...

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Categories: swains, loveme, may, me,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Corn Huskin' Bee Circa 1892
In November when frost was on the punkin and corn was stacked in shocks,
And the snows began to fall and geese flew southward in V-shaped...

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Categories: swains, humorous, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
No more pain
Tired going here and there,
Tired of being aware!
Sick of building useless hopes,
Sick of being on unstable slopes!
Vexed facing disappointment,
Vexed keeping perseverant!
Done carrying on,
Done being cheated...

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Categories: swains, adventure, age, confusion, courage, dream, growing
Form: ABC
Fate Of Mankind
Fate Of Mankind...

(this prognosticator ordains,
which if came to pass no brains)
necessary to impress any 
goo goo dolls, nor swains!)

Cited in crosshairs of  thermonuclear warfare

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Categories: swains, 11th grade, 12th grade, crush, earth,
Form: Dramatic Verse
The Lay of Sir Donald
The Lay of Sir Donald

(Or: Le Chanson de Donald)

An orange man – of red and trailing tie,
Small hands, and copious twitter-feed – sing I!
Most staunch...

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Categories: swains, funny, political,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Parody
Come live with me and be my love,
And gardening pleasures I shall prove.
We'll watch the farmer in his fields
And envy him his golden yields.

I'll let...

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Categories: swains, parodyme, me,
Form: Rhyme
Who is Tokollo
Who is Tokollo ?
what is he ?

That all our swains commend him ?
holy,smart and ravishing is he;
the heaven such grace did lend him,
that he might...

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Categories: swains, cute love,
Form: ABC

Monday’s girl
Blessed with beauty’s kiss
So fair of face
Do swains’ heartbeats miss?
As suitors court 
For her hand in wedded bliss


Tuesday’s girl
Gracefully elegant
Slender and lithe

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Categories: swains, people
Form: I do not know?
i only EAT worms on WORMDAY
                WORLD BORE ONE

I don’t know very much at...

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Categories: swains, peaceme,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Spinster Ruth
There was once an old spinster named Ruth

    Who was renowned for stretching the truth


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Categories: swains, humorous, marriage,
Form: Limerick