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Best Sweat Poems

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

Premium Member Narcissus meets his Nemesis - A Collab with Victor Buhagiar
POTW 15 July 2018       


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Categories: sweat, desire, mythology, vanity,
Form: Dramatic Verse

Premium Member Moonlight Serenade
Blindfolded, he takes me from the car through the humid air of August. He holds my hand, and then surrounds me with his arms, when...

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Categories: sweat, sensual,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Hot And Cold Comes The Night


must know
I cried yesterday 
and I think I broke the world
so I braided some words into twine
planted some sweet...

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Categories: sweat, depression, heart, introspection, love, romance, romantic,
Form: Free verse
The Tower rebuilt
I shall resolve to leave this
Place now...
And steadfastly search out,
Nestling between ridge and bluff
Amidst the folds of a foreign 
Several acres of unkempt ground
Fallow and...

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Categories: sweat, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Shoes
My shoes have traveled miles of roads
Their soles are worn quite thin
Struggling with this heavy load
I carry deep within
Beyond repair, no longer shine
Scuffed with many...

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Categories: sweat, appreciation, perspective,
Form: Rhyme

Spring Bud

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Categories: sweat, life, love, nostalgia, sad, seasons, time,
Form: Shape
To Walk A Mile In Her Shoes
Would I dare 

to walk a mile in her shoes

To put my feet in cinder's slippers

 marry a handsome prince

who turns out to be another...

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Categories: sweat, abuse,
Form: Free verse
The Scent Of Your Soul
The scent of your soul

a caramalized breeze of fruit odours

reverbrating softly through my memory

Throwing me right back in ninth grade 

where we sat side by...

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Categories: sweat, absence, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Absence of Complicated Vision
In the absence of complication,
trials and tribulations become distant memories.
Above sapphire skies delight sanguine eyes -
inspiring forthcoming musings of the mind.

In a drowsy hypnagogic state,...

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Categories: sweat, beauty, muse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I dreamt of you
I dreamt of you last night.
Musty mist swirled around, 
Feverish fog muddled my vision.
In panic, I dreamt I could not find you.

I searched into the...

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Categories: sweat, dream,
Form: Free verse
Jazz Man

Lips of sweat,
Igniting catalyst tune as they burn, 
Crossed eyes, attention spreads
feeling the whiteness in the pure magic
Each memo confronts the other, 
Soul cord...

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Categories: sweat, art, music,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Silence Of My Lust

 There was sweat on my brow, 
beads of them as I approached her. 

I was a young man, still green. 

She was a mature...

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Categories: sweat, love, lust, romance, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Verdict
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Categories: sweat, society, war,
Form: Ballad
hahahahaha i have no idea what to title this
help mrs. muse is gone and my mind is shooting blanks 
my friend called inspiration is trying to walk the plank 

motivation just married mr...

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Categories: sweat, introspection, friend, friend, high school,
Form: Rhyme
The Scent Of Your Soul
The scent of your soul
a caramelized breeze of fruit odours
reverberating softly through my memory
Throwing me right back into ninth grade
where we sat side by side

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Categories: sweat, absence, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Old Dark House
The Old Dark House

This tale of “The Old Dark House” is one that’s replete with a
most horrid sense of pure evil and macabre, and is...

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Categories: sweat, dark, dream, evil, fantasy, god, metaphor,
Form: Narrative
When the Flowers of Youth Fell
When the Flowers of Youth Fell

Winter stayed late that year
courting Spring with a fury.
Beautiful gifts of snow
and dazzling ice, he gave her.
It was during such...

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Categories: sweat, seasons, time, war,
Form: Free verse
I am Tim
I am Tim
Tim I am
That Tim-I-am!
That Tim-I-am!

I do not like
that Tim-I-am!
Do you like
green eggs and ham?
I do not like them,
I do not like

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sweat, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Summer Love Sonnet
What's not to love about a summer day?
Kissed by the sun, the warmth of its embrace
To feel the cleanse from sweat at work and play

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Categories: sweat, appreciation, nature, summer,
Form: Sonnet
More Foolish Footles for Super Soupy Soupers -
Andrea D?...No brainer:

Or in her younger, wilder days she may have been:
(Just kidding! Just kid...Ouch!)

I have no choice but to categorize several poems by my...

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Categories: sweat, funny, me,
Form: Footle

Who knew the road would fill with gravel’s pain?
My feet, sore bare, beneath the calloused peat.
The sun beat hard, no friend the...

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Categories: sweat, death,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Sands of Love
Two statues of stone
On pedestals in the park
One male
One female
White objects of a perfections beauty
Yet they stood erect and alone
When the rain fell
This was their...

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Categories: sweat, beautiful, beauty, garden, imagery, introspection, rain,
Form: Light Verse
Where the City Folk Live

At the confluence of the cultures 
Where the politics ebb and flow
The tide of humanity crashes
Against their collective soul

The spires of...

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Categories: sweat, places,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member 365 Days
"This is dedicated to all who understand this. Whether we like it or not." -D.J.E.

I wasn’t gonna write this


Emotions are stirring high
Cannot believe
How much time...

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Categories: sweat, anniversary, girlfriend-boyfriend, lost love, loveme, summer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Secret
The Secret
Somewhere someplace not far away a couple lied together.
No talk about the future no talk about forever.
They had lovers of their own their lovers...

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Categories: sweat, betrayal, conflict, confusion, growing up, identity,
Form: Rhyme