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Best Swam Poems

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


Premium Member I Think Of You - An Alternative Universe - 6

From childhood it was a world of two...you and I...
I leaned lightly, leisurely against your heart and you let me in.

We were five I use...

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Categories: swam, best friend, cute love, desire, funny
Form: Prose Poetry



Premium Member Thinking Out Loud
~writer's notes~

i think out loud
from my fingers to a keyboard 
so forgive me if my speak
is somewhat long winded
if it has swirls and curls
this is...

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Categories: swam, angel, beauty, love,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member Falling Like Leaves

Oh, how sweet Autumn air collars my heart
          The vapor of leaves, chill summer reprieves
 ...

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Categories: swam, autumn, romance,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An Epic Love For Women

I know you're not here

but you are in my heart 

so 

you are always with me

i'll just slip into you

with these words.
 
I know 
there...

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Categories: swam, beauty, celebration, dream, heart, love, magic,
Form: Epic
Premium Member To Hunt the Bugaboo
The morning was crisp and frosty
    as the Earth yearned for autumn's heat.
Darkness gave way to a fractured dawn
   ...

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Categories: swam, funny, humor, humorous,
Form: Rhyme



Like A Tree In The Desert
Prick me with your vivid green awareness
Let the white pins that needle me
Diminish into their foggy sham

The bridal wreath that scented our commitment
Now doused in...

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© Carol B.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swam, absence, anger, depression, loneliness,
Form: Free verse
Darling, you dragged me in too deep
Darling, you dragged me in too deep 
And abandoned me like an anchor in a lonely sea. 
You shouldn't make promises that you can't keep....

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Categories: swam, love,
Form: Villanelle
Premium Member At Heaven's Gate - Parts 1 and 2
PART 1:          THE MEETING

Alone one night neath lantern light, I trudged a weary mile.
Forlorn, I went...

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Categories: swam, fantasy,
Form: Ballad
Before the Rain is Gone
She kept it all inside her
and never spoke a word,
though her thoughts flew and darted
like a trapped and frantic bird.

Inside her was a garden
that was...

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Categories: swam, fantasy, imagination, naturerain, blue, sea, blue,
Form: Rhyme
our colour of yellow
The lake was still sleeping
a light mist rose above,
a weathered dock could be seen,
its aged wood; full of memories.

The air crisp, breeze light,
trees majestic; watching...

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© Lynn Marie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swam, happiness, inspirational, love, me, nature, nostalgia,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member We Had Time, Eternity Or So We Thought
We Had Time, Eternity Or So We Thought

We had time, eternity or so we thought
days of sunshine, picnics in flowering fields.
In life and in love,...

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Categories: swam, appreciation, art, happiness, loss, nostalgia, remember,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Orca's Revenge

A fishing boat left the port of Kinsale 
The rain was lashing and blowing a gale
Fishing grounds were in sight
Then they had a great fright
Along...

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Categories: swam, fishing, humor, sea,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member UNCERTAINTIES-REFLECT EMOTION
I swam in a river of uncertainties,
as Mr moon gave me his back.
Somber dreams caress my skin,
the light within my eyes is dark.
On my last...

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© Alexis Y.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swam, emotions, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Alphabet
A a 	big A little a
                   What...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swam, children, kindergarten, preschool,
Form: Abecedarian
Tadhana
I may never know what exactly happened,
but I think I know the why of it

Tadhana…Fate…Destiny…Kismet…

Put it in so many words,
but it all boils down to...

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Categories: swam, inspirational, life, loveday,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member One Mermaid's Lesson
A merman had one stubborn daughter

who rebelled against what her dad taught her.

When she swam to dry land,

she could then understand

she was just like a...

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Categories: swam, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Timberland
Wide the mirrored water stretched,
licking green upon the pointed pines, limbs sweeping low and cool.

The creek meandered, soft giggles escaping mossy rocks
where polliwogs swam, nearly,...

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Categories: swam, betrayal, crush, first love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Crystal Bowl
Crystal Bowl

A gold fish swimming round and round.
	His world of glass is all surround.
Round and round, day and night
      ...

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Categories: swam, inspiration, journey, life, love,
Form: Masnavi
LEGEND
                 LEGEND

we are all legends no matter who we...

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Categories: swam, confusion, lifewater, water,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Sweet Citrus
I kissed July's hot tangerine lips
swam in cool aquamarine eyes
basked in blond and honey rays
dreamed in mango pomegranate sunsets 
of lime hillsides and marmalade roses
Years...

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Categories: swam, fruit, imagery, lost love, metaphor,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member The Cat and the Fish
A cat jumped in the river
to meet a fellow fish,
he wanted to be like them
it was his only wish.

He figured he could do it
he had...

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Categories: swam, allegory, animal, cat, fate, uplifting,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member For This Is The Story, An Old Poet Sought Not To Miss
For This Is The Story, An Old Poet Sought Not To Miss
 (Part One)

I've ate Eden's last apple, coveted Jason's* golden fleece
chained myself in caverns...

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Categories: swam, creation, fantasy, hyperbole, mythology, poetry, surreal,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Lovely Little Daydream
A little daydream, like a butterfly
into my absent mind came fluttering,
in pink and blue pastel. Then to and fro,
it flitted as its wings began to...

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Categories: swam, dream,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Scars from a Love
Through my window, I see your silhouette in moonlight,
on the far hill, each night as you sit alone
We were lovers once
You live on the cobbled...

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Categories: swam, lost love,
Form: Free verse
The Poem I Meant To Write
I regret not writing you down,
You swam through my mind
Linking words and thoughts
With gossamer chains
That glistened with meaning,

But the kitchen can was calling my name
Using...

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Categories: swam, poems, poetry, poets, words, writing,
Form: Free verse