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Best Swallowing Poems

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


Sweet Sugar Cookies and Peanut Butter Bars
"I dream of Candy!"

Sweet cakes and peanut butter squares 
A living diabetic's nightmare. --  My heart 
sings to the beat, Under the Neutron Star...

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Categories: swallowing, addiction, candy, fantasy, funny, passion, silly,
Form: Alliteration



Premium Member An Ebony Tether
A scarlet sun singes the edge of earth
as stillness swiftly spreads over the ground.
And receding rays give shadows their girth
swallowing the last lingering light found.

Twilight...

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Categories: swallowing, beautiful, imagery, imagination, nature, night,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Rebel Girl
She doesn't believe in quiet love
wasn't born to bleed shyly,
couldn't care about the cost of conquest,

Too beautiful to be bitter, and too young to be...

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Categories: swallowing, beautiful, beauty, best friend, body, desire,
Form: Ballad
A Delicate Balance
Breathless and beguiled
 Nature blankets my lone dreams
   Swallowing me whole





Written by: Amber Plocica
For Mr. Moreno's Haiku contest...

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Categories: swallowing, nature
Form: Haiku
In the Soft Veil of the Night
The perfection of your lips, they leave me not..
I have traced them a thousand times..
With closed eyes, my empty hands have caressed the curves of...

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© Tobey Hill  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swallowing, desire, passion, sensual,
Form: Free verse



Tiger in a Cage
Tiger in a Cage (a stab at men)

Like a caged tiger.
You do not know what is in my den?
There is no worse feeling than the...

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Categories: swallowing, abuse, animal, boyfriend, emotions, heart, lonely,
Form: Dramatic Verse
RED ANGEL
RED  ANGEL

I see the fire in your eyes!
This Red Angel, who's not human, intriguing with lies.
Pointing to the path that leads to paradise.
Ending Revelations...

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Categories: swallowing, angel, beauty, care, celebration, conflict, corruption,
Form: Rhyme
DRUNKEN POET
         *DRUNKEN POET*

There I see him sitting like a dummy.
Asking me for more shots of rummy

Talking about...

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Categories: swallowing, imaginationwords, me, love, me, time,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Oblivion
He 
lies on
a small bed.
There are no friends.
Nor is there a spouse
with him in his last hours.
All those he loved have passed on.
Terror grips him;...

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Categories: swallowing, loneliness,
Form: Etheree
Premium Member Dark Reflection
...and the Demon spoke,
its voice deep and mellow like smooth satiny chocolate,
"There is more, much more then good and evil,"
the words thunderously whispered.
The verdant emerald...

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Categories: swallowing, dark, evil, imagery,
Form: Free verse
I, a Red Skin dog, as some may delight to call me,
I, a Red Skin dog, as some may delight to call me,
I have heard the tales of horror, from my dark skinned foes.
I have heard...

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Categories: swallowing, death, war, woman, red, home, dark,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 59 and Knocking Wood
Eight decades and a half "young" is my mom.
Nine years and half a century am I.
How quickly I have aged gives me a qualm,
but one...

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Categories: swallowing, age, humorous,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Ticket to Heaven

Ticket to Heaven


We drink from the fountain of earthly delights
Sweet to the taste, ever cool to the touch
Blushing of purity bred in our hearts
Glistened enchantment...

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Categories: swallowing, good night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Tears For Apollo

Oh, my precious child, let me kiss away your weep -
     do not be troubled, the moon but bids good night,
...

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Categories: swallowing, analogy, childhood, father, love, metaphor, moon,
Form: Free verse
MIDNIGHT CAME UNEXPECTED
She said it was just a poem
But her naked vulnerability 
Was all too real; I felt the chill
As the sun quickly set behind
Her cold and...

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© Lyric Man  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swallowing, break up, death, emotions, lonely, lost
Form: Lyric
A Crooked House
We lived in a crooked house.
Built on a muddy mound of hope with the corpse of yesterday half buried beneath
Sad eyes and smiley faces. A...

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© Zed Zed  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swallowing, childhood, home, memory, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Unopened window

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I stood at the unopened window,
watching it rain from the sky
Complaining inside of a future
that seems to be passing me by
Regrets flooding every emotion,
moments no...

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Categories: swallowing, longing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Mountain Matron
       Alone and weary ...
   she dangled toes o'er the mountain ledge -
 the late-October night was...

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Categories: swallowing, adventure, appreciation, autumn, fantasy, farewell, goodbye,
Form: Free verse
Cookie
Cookie
Warm, golden
Gazing, longing, tempting
Diet, restrained, guilt, resignation
Biting, chewing, swallowing
Moist, delicious
Cookie...

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Categories: swallowing, desire, food,
Form: Diamante
Premium Member - Hold Me Close My Sweet -

Golden enchanting warm beautiful magic
falling behind mountains spell binding
A setting sun bows down relinquishing her throne 
paints glowing amber clouds faraway in a distant horizon...

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Categories: swallowing, beauty, heart, life, love,
Form: Free verse
Tonight I shall write
Tonight, I think, I’ll write a few lines.

As the clock strikes the dead of night
And the thick darkness is slowly swallowing me up
Nothing but the...

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Categories: swallowing, depression, suicide,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Camille
Howling, shrieking winds
thirty foot tsunami
swallowing the land...

Hurricane Camille
Biloxi/Gulfport/Bay St. Louis, MS
August 17-18, 1969
Deaths: 259
Tidal Surge: 28 ft.
Est. Wind speed: 225+MPH (The wind instruments were destroyed...

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Categories: swallowing, nature, weather,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Hold Me Close My Sweet
Golden enchanting warm beautiful magic 
falling behind mountains spell binding 
A setting sun bows down relinquishing her throne 
paints glowing amber clouds faraway in a...

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Categories: swallowing, beautiful, beauty, emotions, faith, heart, love,
Form: Free verse
Nervous Breakdown
Heres comes the nervous breakdown,
quick depression into slow anxiety.
Heres comes the nervous breakdown,
swallowing pity of yourself.
Heres comes the nervous breakdown,
cold heat shaking your bones.
Heres comes...

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Categories: swallowing, angst, confusion, sad, self, self,
Form: I do not know?
Humanity
God makes perfect everything on earth 
for humans and plants to coexist with each other
plants give humans the power to heal and the nutrients to survive 
humans provide the CO2...

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Categories: swallowing, humanity,
Form: Free verse