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Best Swaybacked Poems

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


Old Bill
In Memory of Jimmy Dale Still, Barrel horse rider, KIA,  Song Be, Viet Nam, 1/1/70

Old Bill,
swaybacked, sand burrs in his mane.
He stands no longer...

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© Wayne Sapp  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swaybacked, loss
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Avalanche Preoccupied
I think I get it:
you want me to swallow your acidic avalanche,
those billion frantic snow globes
of brilliant-clownish confusion,
you want me to rebuild your burned out...

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Categories: swaybacked, arabic, art, feelings, natural disasters, truth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Barn In My Rear View Mirror
Patchwork quilt of a metal roof,
with a hip-shot lean to the left.

Boards, weathered, to a storm cloud grey,
with remnants of red in the cracks.

Generations, hub...

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Categories: swaybacked, nostalgiaold, red, old, red,
Form: Couplet
Old Ruth and the Preacher
   
The traveling preacher would visit us on a monthly bases,
Unless an urgent need like a wedding, burial, or a birth to welcome...

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Categories: swaybacked, imagination, inspirationalgod, old, bible, bible, god,
Form: Couplet