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Best Swirl Poems

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


Premium Member When Madness Rides on Moonlight
Days pass into the weak, loveless nights. The moon blinks.
The stars swirl beneath Van Gogh’s brush, as he links.
Comet light passes twisting cypresses, a schizophrenic’s...

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Categories: swirl, god, life,
Form: Sestina



WALLPAPER
WALLPAPER

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Paper Thin
Cut down to any size,
Crumble, crop me wrong 
Pull the insulation from my heart.
Never will I be "A Paper Doll!"
Thank you for calling me...

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Categories: swirl, change, creation, friend, identity, moving on,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member SCINTILLATING SNOWFLAKES
Wintry white wisps wondrously whirl
Soft sparkling snowflakes silently swirl
Coolly carpeting countrysides carefully
Dazzling diamonds dancing delightfully 


Submitted Contest forms A contest
Sponsored by Broken Wings
28th December 2014
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Categories: swirl, winter,
Form: Alliteration
Blow sweet Breeze
With the turning of the green
the fevered hues engulf my soul
rich radiant reds glistening in the sun
as my heart gleams with memories
of the solemn words...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirl, autumn, love, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sea Song

Oh precious, dulcet diva, oceantide ... you, of sand and foam 
  and abundance, all your moods and meanderings speak deep
   ...

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Categories: swirl, analogy, appreciation, beach, imagery, life, metaphor,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Windswept Heart
I always answer
     Without hesitation
          To adventure’s calls
Through waves that toss
 ...

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Categories: swirl, loneliness, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member It Was Her Poetry Seduced Me

When Thor struck his hammer
upon the flat ground on Earth
it was the pieces withstood the blow we named rock,
constructs we came to know as the...

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Categories: swirl, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Soft is the Sea
Along the feathered edge, a red sun-sets
To bind the evening in dreams eyes explore
Two hearts will greet, till' paradise begets
Love leaves impressions as waves swirl...

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Categories: swirl, love,
Form: Sonnet
Out of the Blue
Falling down into
a dense, tangled mood
darker than the skies
at the midnight hour...

Leaving me caught
in infinite space
by hands on the clock
that grasp me and pull
to where...

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Categories: swirl, blue, deep, feelings, lonely, nature, night,
Form: Free verse
Birthday Extravaganza: Lovely Roses On Your Special Day
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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirl, birthday,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member Fool of Infiniti and Queen of Fate
Fool of Infiniti

A wanton bird pecks at the stars
A Jester peers through crystal bars
This prison of love with rainbow hue
Illusion parts to lets you through

On...

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Categories: swirl, dark, fantasy, feelings, horse, imagination, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member When Madness Rides on Moonlight
Days pass into the weakest of loveless nights. The moon blinks.
The stars swirl beneath the colored brush of Van Gogh. He links.
Comets trail snowfields of...

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Categories: swirl, lovegod, light, god, life, light,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member The Teetotaler
In Ordinary Cups

The blades of winter grind into the ice
like blood on a bitten lip
two lovers spin and twirl
The days pass from teacup to teacup
in...

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Categories: swirl, memory,
Form: Terzanelle
Premium Member Ultimate Centerfold Girl
At center of soul,
Lien my  wealth  of gold,
In the bible,
You’re very well liable,
To see gold,
In centerfold,
Of soul,

Not in centerfold ,
Of playboy, so bold,
Not...

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Categories: swirl, allegory, love
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Lips Caress
 
Oh, goodbye sweet Summer, I will miss you,
Fall, I will embrace your stained-glass colors;
Invigorating crisp air and skies blue,
Leaves that tumble, spin- beautiful wonders.

The...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirl, autumn,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Queen of dance
From far they come and watch,
to see if they're her match.
How they wish for a chance,
to sway the queen of dance.

In awe they watch her...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirl, dance, love, soulmate,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Birth Of A Swan


Out 
of the darkness

star-lanterns’ beam finds an awakening dream - 
a strewn snowy stream 
gracing the depths of the black swan night


Earthbound

from the realm of...

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Categories: swirl, beauty, birth, december, love, mother, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dream Sustained Friendship
Dedicate to Lorie Jean Though She'll Never Know


Asleep, I cannot escape my love’s depth for you.
Awake, I cannot deny my loathing towards you.
Confusion and missing...

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Categories: swirl, confusion, dream, friend, friendship, loss,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Return
Full moon ... or nearly ...
          I sit on the pier as it groans with swells,
...

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Categories: swirl, adventure, friendship, longing, love, memory, nostalgia,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Arctic Seasoned Disguise

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Winter breathes in sepia tones along a lonely two lane street
divided amongst the sweeping frozen dunes
now forced into shouldered amnesty

Street lights shiver in snowcapped bonnets
while...

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Categories: swirl, good night,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Eddy In The Mirror
A long hard look softens to the touch
life lines   rivers that ebbed and flowed
the midstream upstream fight
has left its nicks and scars
but the...

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Categories: swirl, image, metaphor, river, water,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Play On
*”If music be the food of love, play on.”
Play hard, but with a sweet guitar, play softly too.
Each note you play, I’ll sing along with...

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Categories: swirl, love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member When Madness Rides on Moonlight
Days pass into the weak, loveless nights. The moon blinks.
The stars swirl beneath Van Gogh’s brush, as he links.
Comet light passes twisting cypresses, a schizophrenic’s...

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Categories: swirl, anxiety, art, depression, suicide,
Form: Sestina
Island of Sylt
I smile and feel the wind massage my face
Then close my eyes to smell the fresh sea air
The seagull’s wings catch wind then float with...

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Categories: swirl, beach, longing, peace, sea, summer, sun,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member Pin the Tail on the Donkey-hee haw
Swirl me, twirl me, spin me ‘round
My eyes are covered, subject not found.
Direct me here, then block me there
Smiles and snickers; won’t give a care.
Hates...

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Categories: swirl, confusion, me, me,
Form: Verse