Best Swelters Poems
Below are the all-time best Swelters poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of swelters poems written by PoetrySoup members
Take Me Somewhere Exotic
swelters, color, imagery, lost love, metaphor,
The pungence of heartbreak swelters
in the tangled dreadlocks of love-lies-bleeding
Take me somewhere exotic
to breathe not the foul aroma
of disappointment and despair
Show me fields laced with...
The End of Love
swelters, lonely, love hurts,
We lie together, you there,
I reach for you and you, melting into your pillow,
turning slowly, your message
there is nothing, just...
Tropic of Cancer
swelters, cancer, imagery,
Telling myself: pain is a temporal shore,
a transitory typhoon
tearing through coconut-heavy trees.
Sickness is storm and sea
where I'm tossed, a morphine moon
cresting and glazing the pain...
Soul Stance River - 7
August is ending with a heat that gives no mercy to the land or man
so intense that the air swelters off the river into the...
New York Summer
Sticky, humid, skin
Sweltering inferno blaze
Summer has no wind
The flies are dizzy
Joy hums from each piazza
Two views of day's rot
The hydrant founts glee
No rain promised...
Fall Of Autumn
swelters, autumn, change, imagery, nature, winter,
The deep south, confused summer, autumn's blight,
Nature's microwave is on overdrive,
Dog day noons, sultry dusk undress the night,
Escapist schemes, routes north relief, connive.
Red Indian drumbeats...
swelters, seasons, urban, city, sky,
The city swelters
mercury nearing 100 degrees
The crowds are really feeling the hear
Steam rises from the street
As workers with shovels dig out the asphalt
Lets start a fire
Lets start a fire for all the world to see
The flames so bright they break the night and glisten gleefully
Lets start a fire to...
swelters, beauty, bird, earth, happy, nature, sunset,
The pines turn brown,
and the needles fall,
the scrub jays are nesting,
to their loved ones they call.
The crisp morning air,
the heat of the day,
the rustling leaves...
swelters, black african american,
Children here have the life-span of flies
But leave no Where flies squat a trail of sickness
Breeds in the sharing of their space
The same agony of...
swelters, love, passion,
Lost in her oasis
The contours of her skin
Bathing sun glazed sin
A portrait of beauty
Temptation frames her back
An hourglass of divinity
Her sweet innocence intact
swelters, imagination, nature, peace, city,
Clouds block the sun
in the afternoon
but the cloud cover
I do not know?
If I sigh I will bleed
And if I bleed something will cry
I would rather it swelters in the undying heat,
ice in the brazen freeze,...