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Best Swiping Poems

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


Premium Member Wiping Swiping

A bandit who thieves with the moon
Finds daylight arrives far too soon
     His looting is brash
     ...

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Categories: swiping, animal, bird, humorous, light,
Form: Limerick



The Last Slice
Who ate the last slice?
I don't hear no confession
Who scarfed the last slice down?
Everyone seems to have a finger pointing obsession
Don't know why we have...

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Categories: swiping, food, fun, humor, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member These Arms Long To Hold You
As I walk the barren desert
With a small flower in my hand
Leaving my footprints in the sand
Swiping them, to erase the hurt

I think of your...

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Categories: swiping, desire, longing,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
To Realize
I wake up again, 
Euphoria spreading my sheets, eyelashes fluttering
And then, in reality, I realize...
Ah, it was all a dream...

Floral piano keys...
Instrument perfectly tuned...
Harmony...light...hope...
Recalling fragments...

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Categories: swiping, absence, death, dream, friend, love,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member Sounds of the City
The garbage men are the first to be heard,
beeping, bumping, throwing, thumping.
The work of their hands
leave nothing but empty cans 
scattered on the curb.

Children rise...

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Categories: swiping, city, sound,
Form: Free verse



Cat-as-trophe
Cat-as-trophe

A purrrfect little kitten became a purrrfect cat,
With milk all round her whiskers and cobwebs as her hat.
She rubs against your jumper, just to say...

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Categories: swiping, cat,
Form: Rhyme
Peace and happiness at last
The tumultuous whirlwinds had now ceased
The roaring, nettlesome sounds have dried away
The tide is now silent
The clatters and jangles,
now dead, they are.
Far and wide, the...

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Categories: swiping, peace, peace, peace, sun, , cute,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Maybe this day won't be so bad after all

Maybe this day won’t be so bad after all…  

Another rainy morning spent staring through
a wiper smeared windshield hoping to
make the next light, no...

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Categories: swiping, good morning,
Form: Epic
Flash of Danger
THE SURGE

You came like as expected
Winds furiously shaking the ground
Rain unstoppable continuous to pound.

As hours passed, your fierce marks the town
water increases up to its...

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Categories: swiping, life, moving on, natural disasters,
Form: Rhyme
One Little Butterfly -part 1-
-another older poem re-posting -sorry!

Dark winds blow in an unwept hollow
Parting the dreary pathway to my abode
A syringe of chills inject my quivering pores, ...

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Categories: swiping, allegory, animal, beautiful, beauty, betrayal, blue,
Form: Free verse
Space Outlaw
3.28 parsec out
We’re making an impromptu flight change
Windstar is gonna have to make 
				a low-grav burn and turn
towards the Big Rocky asteroid belt border
It’s a...

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Categories: swiping, adventure, science fiction, space, technology,
Form: Free verse
Opposites Subtract
A single tear swerved the curve of cheek
dragging mascara behind like sorrow lingers
and heavy breath exhales 
as if they cost too much
she scrawls out words...

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Categories: swiping, lovewriting, lonely, love, writing,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Life forfeited, Law transgressed
Life forfeited, Law transgressed


Clear morn in which to go hunting today
Indian prepared , went with no long delay
Family of four was hungry with no food
he...

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Categories: swiping, culture, earth, journey, life, mythology, native
Form: Rhyme
The Dark Knight On the Cliff
A young maiden fair and slender of great beauty and rose complexion
Was gathering wild flowers in a forest when an angel to her appeared
Gently she...

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Categories: swiping, fantasy, heart, beauty, longing, peace, angel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Zoo Story
Not long ago, some tragic soul, a young man, 
Accidentally fell into the well (an 18-foot drop) 
In the Delhi zoo,
Where a white tiger was...

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© Ram R. V.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swiping, grief,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Digging Out
Three cups of espresso
I was raring to go
Grabbed the shovel
Out into the snow

Slipped in a hole
Sunk up to my knees
In spite of my gloves
My fingertips...

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Categories: swiping, funny, nature, seasons, spring, spring,
Form: Rhyme
Dark Horizon
Towing a trailer at night
weaving east over I-10, 
west Texas plains
from Albuquerque, racing
to leave behind hard driven rain
I must have been insane?  
Wipers hardly...

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Categories: swiping, absence,
Form: Narrative
Souls For Sale

The world isn't gentle
It can be callous and cold
Dangling hope in front of you
While swiping the wallet
From your back pocket
We're supposed to have a chance
But...

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Categories: swiping, america, corruption, fear, philosophy, political, society,
Form: Free verse
We Can
 I can’t take a perfect picture when I’m frowning oh so happily
I can’t hold the weight of the world on my right hand…my right...

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Categories: swiping, deep, emotions, encouraging, hope, passion, silence,
Form: Rhyme
Kid and a not so funny bee
Tap tap play dough
ice-cream and rainbow
Grandma took us to Don Valley
To get some ribs for Aunt Sally
We went to the butcher's shop
There,we saw bees buzz...

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© Rahy Hy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swiping, fun, kid,
Form: Free verse
Desert chocolate Island
Oh Isle of embattled shore's 
Coast's abound of glass shale sand
Below protracted marsh land
Where boats of the conquerors once moored 
Where fish in the summer...

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Categories: swiping, allusion,
Form: Free verse
Traveling The Tubes,
Snapchat, Facebook and Twitter
Instagram, tinder and flickr
Our addicted life keeps getting bigger

Traveling the tubes of our online existence
Going the distance
Using our online assistance

Addicted to likes
Trolling...

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© Mike Grant  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swiping, addiction, appreciation, deep, depression, friend, future,
Form: I do not know?
One Hundred Dreams Old
                        ...

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Categories: swiping, adventure, childhood, imagination,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Oh Deer
I crawl through the underbrush.
Swiping branches from my eyes.
Not knowing what I will find.
Deer poses for me.

Why do people choose to kill?
This I do not...

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Categories: swiping, adventure, nature,
Form: Dodoitsu
There is no demons only reasons
There is no Demons only Reasons.

There is no demons only reasons. 

These reasons are like seasons hidden behind an eclipse of where the moon is...

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Categories: swiping, innocence,
Form: Free verse