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Best Swiped Poems

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


Dirty bird
A little bird 
Dropped a little turd

Upon my clean windshield
I pushed the button but no fluid did it yield

My wipers swiped and smeared a stripe
And...

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© Bobb Marly  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swiped, anger, life,
Form: Rhyme



REFLECTION OF AN ANGEL
I saw a reflection of an angel.
It was rather vague yet so real.
It told me a story of sanctity.
It told me a story of aged...

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Categories: swiped, angel, christian, deep, encouraging, fear, heart,
Form: Free verse
A stifled cry
"It was a mistake", she said. 
A tiny life swiped in seconds as 
gods creation is rendered a 
mere cluster of cells. 
Returned back to...

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© Lexi Break  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swiped, anti bullying, baby, birth, childhood, creation,
Form: Free verse
Where To Find A Smile
Being happy is found deep within ourselves...
It can't be bought or found on a empty shelve...
Nor can it be copied or stolen from another smile...
It...

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Categories: swiped, dedication, happiness,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ultra Sound
ULTRA SOUND


So,
There is omniscient God
And there is the Ultra Sound girl
And there is me with 24 hours

Left ahead
To wander
Alone.

Two of the three
Of us
Now
Know
My fate.

I am...

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Categories: swiped, angst, anxiety, day, fear, health, jobs,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Last Salute to a President

Not party, but character defines a president
     popularity fades quickly
          achievements reign...

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Categories: swiped, appreciation, grief, leadership, military, tribute,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Town Children


Town children chat on cell phones
under the allusion of instant fame and knowledge,
and yet, have never seen a starry sky,
fireflies flickering, pheasants in flight,
or a...

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Categories: swiped, 10th grade, allusion, community, culture, for
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Simple Game of Cat-and-Mouse
A cat crept out of hiding
   To ambush was she gliding
Toward a mouse, unaware
   Whose time he was a-biding

The tiny mouse...

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Categories: swiped, cat, games, marriage,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Beneath the Elder Trees
What creeps in space beneath the Elder trees
   where time exists unfettered misting shore
   that haunts and howls yet never says...

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Categories: swiped, abortion,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member Recollections of a Reckless Youth
Warning: Mature themes, though at the time.             

     ...

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Categories: swiped, life,
Form: I do not know?
Let 'er rip- shoot from the hip
(Apologies to any cowboys in Derbyshire)

The telegraph came through, but just in time
before my coach had passed the county line
mah girl wuz all alone and...

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© Viv Wigley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swiped, humor,
Form: Light Verse
Tokhang
With bolt-cutter they destroyed the gate
And they rammed their way through the door
The ones that dictate the fate
Like those religious wars before

"Please,that's my papa, I...

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Categories: swiped, beach, bereavement, bullying,
Form: I do not know?
enjoy the life you're given!
poor Walter Jacobs, a wretched soul was he
one day he said he had enough, then hung himself from a tree!

the tree was old and brittle,...

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Categories: swiped, life, time, upliftingold, day, old,
Form: Rhyme
Sudden
Side swiped,
Devoted to the cause.
Foundational affects 
Facilitate
Hope.



By: Sabina Nicole...

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Categories: swiped, death, death of a friend,
Form: Verse
toothjacked
when i was a silly kid ,
'round the age of 17;
i pulled a trick on gran'ma,
it was really kind'a mean!

while gran'ma was a' snoozin',
like a...

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Categories: swiped, funnyme,
Form: Rhyme
Giv'us a Push
I was in a deep and needed sleep, and having dreams of something beaut. 
I could feel these gorgeous arms around me and other things...

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Categories: swiped, humorous, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
Do or Die
Do or Die?


I am perplexed
unable to decide
what to do?
Either to spare
a traitor's life
or to kill him
what if the traitor
is my own son
or brother?
I am perplexed
unable...

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Categories: swiped, angst, betrayal, history, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Lost poem
To who do I write this? 
To what god's feet do I carry my load
and demand a refund?
Is my poetry just cries of lonely entity
and...

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Categories: swiped, confusion, life, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
Tattoo Pain
I've been in pain before
But this time I chose in advance
To get a tattoo you see
I wanted to take a chance

It turned out beautiful
I am...

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Categories: swiped, pain,
Form: Rhyme
The Tooth Fairy Mugged My Grandma

The Tooth Fairy is a thief
 And I know this is to be true
So I'd sleep with the lights on
 I'm not kidding, I would...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swiped, funnyold, water, fairy, old, water,
Form: Rhyme
THE DERBY RACE
A woman of thousand hands,
Never I could imagine,
When I was just Ten,
My Mother said she has,
At twenty five, after my marriage,
I really found those thousand...

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Categories: swiped, irony,
Form: Free verse
The Tinder Poem
We swiped left, then swiped right. Mostly out of curiosity or just to get through another boring night.

I swiped left, you swiped right. It can...

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Categories: swiped, love, relationship, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Light On the Devil's Chord - Day 31
The Dragon, serpentine, jagged, fuming
Curved neck twisted my way,
His scales shimmering and reflecting the bottom depths of the well,
Scrutinized me with fires of his personal...

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Categories: swiped, adventure, change, dark, destiny, inspirational, war,
Form: Epic
#12 beauty
a thing of beauty
is a joy forever swiped
from eudora



* #12 angel card series...

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Categories: swiped, inspirational
Form: Haiku
I give myself a s a leaf
I give myself as a leaf
Starved in shine dress nude
Caterpillar chest swiped in vein
Swim in drops as deep as green

I give myself as a sky...

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Categories: swiped, imagination, science fiction,
Form: Free verse