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Best Swirled Poems

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


Death of the Poet Destroyer
~The Untold Fatal Attraction Poem~

Mid-morning she sees the sun ahead
Her death flowed in a messaged bottle
Gazing into her brown eyes upon all open sores,
Her conscience...

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Categories: swirled, birth, change, conflict, death, eulogy, life,
Form: Ballad



Premium Member Dance To Love - A Visual Art Poem Tribute
 POTD 23rd June 2019

Maria Williams 
Presents

Dance to Love

A tribute to my Dad, the late - Wilfred Forbes

She danced with wild abandon
she danced without a...

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Categories: swirled, romantic, tribute,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Night the Grinch Stole our Muses
 'Twas the night before Christmas and their pages were bare
  Not one word could they write, not one verse to declare
  The...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirled, christmas, holiday,
Form: Rhyme
A Chorus Sang Its Last Concerto
I walked in darkness along the shore
seeking solitude, nothing more
Thunder drummed from far away
a foreboding timpani, clouds began to play
They competed with the roar of...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirled, beach, emotions,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member I dreamt of you
I dreamt of you last night.
Musty mist swirled around, 
Feverish fog muddled my vision.
In panic, I dreamt I could not find you.

I searched into the...

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Categories: swirled, dream,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Super Soupers
It was a rainy day so I flipped through a stack of comics
My Amazing Poet series
Finally I picked the fabulous Five
I liked the picture on...

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Categories: swirled, fantasy, writing, girl, me, poets, writing,
Form: Prose
Premium Member The Digger's Children
I paced between the old and new
along the rows where gray stones grow,
so careful not to tread upon
the freshly filled and seeded few.
Soft shadows slid...

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Categories: swirled, life, war,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member First Love
The clouds were cumulus, which swept the sky above our field.
You and I were happy then. Beneath those clouds we reeled.
Oh, to be there once...

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Categories: swirled, first love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member ONE DISASTROUS DESSERT - FOR CONTEST
One ice cream sundae
Swirled with whipped cream and a cherry on the top
Sitting temptingly in a tall glass
But you were out of reach
I could see...

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Categories: swirled, food, longing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dance To Love - Part 1
She danced with wild abandon
she danced without a care
With sun kissed skin, her arms flung wide
Wild flowers in her hair

I chanced upon this secret glade
while...

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Categories: swirled, angel, dance,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Landscape - Beach Scene
How I love the sky, the sea and land.
Today I paint myself into a scene
of visual delight; though I'm on sand,
I dip my brush first...

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Categories: swirled, art,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member A Moment in Time
In that moment his eyes swirled 
with all of the love he held for me;
with every ounce of life that he 
would happily lay down...

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© FJ Thomas  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirled, appreciation, devotion, friendship, husband, life, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Just Another Valentine

Countless hearts and roses fall for sake of heeding Cupid's call ...
          And yet I fail...

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Categories: swirled, romantic, soulmate, true love, valentines day,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Beneath
He dances in the dark between the fronds
of snowflakes as they weave from sky to ground,
He prowls beneath the ice of shining ponds,
and in the...

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Categories: swirled, fantasy, horror, snow, winter,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member THE JOURNEY
Once upon a weedy lawn
At Cedar Oaks Retirement Home
There sat my mother, weak and old
On an afghan knit to block the cold.

It was summer, but...

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Categories: swirled, appreciation, child, daughter, devotion, family, forgiveness,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Out of the Sun
Stayed 
             in the sun 
       ...

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Categories: swirled, absence, age, angst, car, change, childhood,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Goddess
With brilliance, clad in white, in an enchanted world,
a vision most inviting stands before my very eyes.
She treads a grassy hill beyond which mountains rise
to...

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Categories: swirled, fantasy
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member Crest Fallen
the box of Crayola’s has fallen to the floor
like pick-up sticks they lay, crisscrossed
and I without a partner or a pair of jacks

rolled paper named...

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Categories: swirled, color,
Form: Verse
Dinner Grilled and a land Forgotten
You are far away now
Off in fields of gold
Dappled with evenings hot velvety light
90 degrees of separation has dulled the sword
 eased the pain
The grasshoppers...

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Categories: swirled, fire, food, grave,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Quiet Shore

A turn in the current
     Memory, you, swirled and swallowed
          By the...

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Categories: swirled, analogy, forgiveness, friendship, metaphor, sea,
Form: Free verse
one wish
i imagined finding a bottle in the desert sea 
all encased with jewels it mystified me
i open up the bottle 
and out comes a puff...

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Categories: swirled, fantasy
Form: Imagism
Premium Member I Stand Here
I stand here at the center of the world
embraced by a sweet joy that makes me feel
so good! I'm melting ice cream that's been swirled
with...

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Categories: swirled, romantic,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Civil Twilight
We just met
Yet ... I know you
As myself, I know you
Before now, before then, before time

Bounding a meadow through the dew of eventide
Careful business for...

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Categories: swirled, appreciation, beauty, memory, ocean,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Comet Ride
 Dreaming dreams of purple-blue skies
I thought I’d take a little ride,
upon a comet, just to see,
the things that I had not yet seen.

So a...

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Categories: swirled, appreciation, earth, moon, space, stars, sun,
Form: Free verse
Apocalypse


Careless whispers from sordid lips
Echo through the wooded landscape of hearts.
Destructive wants and needless needs,
Carried on the remnants of rust and bone,
Discarded amongst the fallen...

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Categories: swirled, betrayal, lost love, metaphor, poets,
Form: Rhyme