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Best Swanlike Poems

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


Swan Lake
She had elegance and poise...
on the surface at least.
A deceptive calm;
swanlike.

Beneath,
a desperate struggle
against undercurrents
known only to her
and others in the same water.

She wasn’t sure if...

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Categories: swanlike, life
Form: Narrative



The kings of the night
The seemingly tranquil sky
blooming with stars soon
pierced by a distant cry
that seems to swoon.

Beneath dense trees standing tall
to touch dark canvas painted
after dusk, prowls the...

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Categories: swanlike, allegory, animal, beautiful, howl, image, metaphor,
Form: Quatrain
The world is mad
lying in wait, 
skulking along alleys 
hiding in shadows 
amongst bums and homeless
the moon is bright
shining silver on the 
rain soaked street 

waiting to see...

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Categories: swanlike, art, friendship, funny, imagination, people, teen,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Your Slender Frame
Vegetation verdant midst vapor-laden valley
  Misty cloud-mountains mask mansions' mirage
Time trembles, delicate, teasing tender tree-shoots
  Feathered flyers beat fast, beat furious, beat breathless...

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Categories: swanlike, love, nature,
Form: Alliteration