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Best Swartz Poems

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


Tears when my fingers hurt - A collaboration with James Swartz
When my fingers hurt 
the pain binds and forms 
at the base of my greatest fear

I never knew fear
Until it knocked on my door
So fierce...

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Categories: swartz, anxiety, fear,
Form: Free verse



Tears When My Fingers Hurt- A Collaboration by Akkina Downing and James Swartz
When my fingers hurt 
the pain binds and forms 
at the base of my greatest fear

I never knew fear
Until it knocked on my door
So fierce...

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Categories: swartz, fear, pain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Scorpion
Collaboration: James Swartz, LadyLabyrinth





"Scorpion"




Lack of water leads to lack of life
exposed beneath the Sun like blood
from the tip of a Scorpion’s tail

Corporal attitudes aligned in...

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Categories: swartz, desire, imagery, life, lust, psychological, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Different Mickey And Minnie


Mickey and Minnie were lovers
Not ones you're thinking about, my friends
Mickey Swartz and Minnie O'Malley
A pairing they had to defend

Got married just a little while...

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Categories: swartz, love,
Form: Quatrain
tables turned
following the “suicide”
of Aaron Swartz,
a delightful punch has been driven
into the gut of the empire,
whose eyes now
twitch & whose muscles now
flinch,
for the tables are turning,
when...

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Categories: swartz, life, , cute,
Form: Free verse



Poison in the Passion
Nightshade seduction
arouse androidal desires
to taste the dangerous pleasure pill
that only humans are allowed to feel
Love poisons the non-emotional circuitry;
flip the kill switch ... flood the...

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Categories: swartz, dark, passion, science fiction, sensual,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Raining Fish


It was raining fish from up in the sky
Hard to believe, but saw it with my very own eyes
They just appeared
We all cheered
But poor Mrs....

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Categories: swartz, fantasy,
Form: Limerick
Scorpion
Scorpion 
A collaboration with Lady Labyrinth 

Lack of water leads to lack of life
exposed beneath the Sun like blood
from the tip of a Scorpion’s tail

Corporal...

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Categories: swartz, imagery, symbolism,
Form: Free verse
Just Me
I'm not the "Scum from Swartz Creek".
I'm not the "Geek from Gaines".
I'm not the "Brat from Byron",
but the stigma still remains.

I've worn so many labels
and...

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© Mary Nagy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swartz, childhood, friendship, inspirational, introspection, life, uplifting,
Form: Quatrain