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Best Sweltered Poems

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


Revive the Breakage
High upon the highest heights
I see the most tremulous sight
A small girl, fair and tranquil
Smiling strangely, sitting still
Beneath a sobbing willow tree
She recites a verse...

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Categories: sweltered, allegory, death, devotion, forgiveness, imagination, life,
Form: Rhyme



Love Between Dragon and Swan
She danced with grace, as a swan
He was inflamed, a roaring dragon
She swayed, a willow upon the lawn
He sipped warm wine from his flagon

With parted...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sweltered, romantic,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member Restless Memories
Restless memories, faded yesterdays --

On my darkened wall a light appears,
grows bright, passes into darkness.
Outside:  the sound of ill-tuned engines.
A street lamp shines through...

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Categories: sweltered, introspection, life, lost love, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Sweet Faced Ones with Nothing Left Inside
My path beyond the shores of time
from life to there are maritime ripples.
Harrowing blades of rain
hammered from storm-clouds shatter puddles
of glass to rolling streams of...

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Categories: sweltered, depression,
Form: Sestina
Vacances en France
Vacances en France

Seven hundred miles we travelled,
Across both land and sea.
Because our friends had told us,
France was lovely as could be.

Two caravans we towed there,
To...

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Categories: sweltered, holiday,
Form: Rhyme



Summer solstice
Summer solstice 






As Sun appeared to stand still in the sky
hence a Latin term solstice arised,
Summer sweltered till to fierce heat's wilt, 
came closer to...

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Categories: sweltered, summer,
Form: Rhyme
Mother's American Dream
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Sitting on this gray wooden bench beside my late mother
Her light yellow blouse shiffling in the Atlantic air
She is exicited, anxious, happy and swells with...

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© Ian Foley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sweltered, familyme, work, friend, me, work, cousin,
Form: I do not know?
Look At Me
May 8th 2009

take a moment
—to look at me
just one final moment
what do you see?

when you look into my pain-filled eyes
is there darkness?
a sliver of light?
excruciating...

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Categories: sweltered, death, dedication, depression, devotionrain, rain,
Form: Free verse
Sleeping Demon
Sleeping Demon  
 
 I wake before dawn in twisted sweltered sheets, 
Fearing this isn’t yesterday in repeat.

I can feel the breath of the...

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Categories: sweltered, introspection,
Form: Acrostic
Ethereal vision
The curve of her smile challenged his heart
Eyes etched unspoken desires into his soul
Brunette hair romanced breeze and kissed the sun
Gentle stride caused the ground...

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© Sam Raj  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sweltered, desire, love,
Form: Free verse
Jersey
The man planted and watered the garden,
like he did always in his weathered dungarees, as he told the girl
no,
     no to...

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Categories: sweltered, garden,
Form: Prose Poetry
Love in July
I remember July
When your heart sweltered with passion
When love was a style...an unequaled fashion

I remember July
When you brewed with envy over your chocolate sorbet'
How you...

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Categories: sweltered, love, love,
Form: Rhyme
CITY STREET
CITY STREET

I drifted down the city street,
Feeling tired and sore.
Nothing seemed to inspire me,
I walked with heavy feet.

I sweltered in the sultry heat,
Deafened by the...

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Categories: sweltered, city, feelings,
Form: Rhyme