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Best Swirling Poems

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


Premium Member It Matters Not

It hovers here, a moon opaque,
obscuring mountain trails I take.
No other living things appear.
A moon opaque. . . It hovers here.

I follow on along a...

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Categories: swirling, dark, lost love,
Form: Quatrain



Premium Member The Daughter Of The North Wind Sings In Soprano

In riming realms of crystal contemplation -
frozen water-vapor meditations
and chilled flutes filled with zodiacal light musings 
of ancient cosmic dust 
dancing in the arms of...

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Categories: swirling, passion, snow, winter, woman,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member True Colors

Eyes are the windows of a soul and they say ‘Love is blind’
But how do you describe colour to a sightless person?

Such depths to your...

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Categories: swirling, color, friendship love,
Form: Free verse
SNOW GLOBE
Welcome to my ----- life
A beautiful broken aura
             Unsettled flakes
   ...

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Categories: swirling, confusion, death, dream, future, journey, life,
Form: Dramatic Verse
winter's afterglow
stars twinkled brilliantly
against majestic snow-capped mountains,
delicate pure white flakes danced;
swirling, twirling, rhythmically.

she stood, nose pressed tightly
against the window pane; gazing in awe
at the magic the...

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© Lynn Marie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirling, angst, death, introspection, loss, lost love,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member My Darling Boy

     Oh ...

Have you seen my darling boy, blond hair, like corn silk, falling?
       ...

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Categories: swirling, analogy, boy, childhood, innocence, metaphor, nostalgia,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Hot cider dreams


Fall glides in on the wings
of migrating monarchs,
stained glass visions seeking respite
from a tedious journey
signaling a change in our surroundings

Blushing, the complexion of November
slips from...

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Categories: swirling, autumn, beauty, love,
Form: Free verse
Here, Again: The Autumn Equinox
Written for the Avebury Gorsedd, 24th September 2016  
I wish you well...

I’m here, again…
Come riding in, upon the western wave
My hair all wove with...

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Categories: swirling, autumn, england, myth, nature, seasons, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
kaleidoscope
through a tiny lens
held firmly with hands
eyes gaze in awe..

with a simple twist
colours explode harmoniously
bright, sparkling,blinding..

the colours are stunning
so vivid, so alive
with truth as in...

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© Lynn Marie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirling, faith, hope, imagination, inspirational, introspection, life,
Form: Free verse
The Music of the Wind
Helicopter seeds
from my maple tree
drift down,
swaying
back 
and 
forth
from the strong branches above.
They all fall around me,
I am encapsulated by the swirling seedlings.
Snug within their warmth,
the...

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Categories: swirling, 9th grade, love, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Oceana
Oceana

Oceana flings her sequined petticoats
Upon the sands
As if to toss the seaweed 
From the
Swirling edges
While she dances with the wind
With each turn she swings her...

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Categories: swirling, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sea Bride
Across the white sand waters
meld of teal and turquoise hue,
in sunlight, emerald facets, 
in shadow, grays of blue,
first breaking light of heaven,
tinted sky in tones...

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Categories: swirling, beach, beautiful, color, morning, ocean, sun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Hush of Christmas Past
Can you recall the hush of Christmas past?
Think back to when you were a little child,
excited Santa Claus would come at last,
too young to even...

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Categories: swirling, child, christmas,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Ode to Autumn
Ode to Autumn 

Earth’s sphere of fire bids adieu to me
As dying embers gleam across the sea
In rare hues reflected by autumn trees,
Swirling in motion...

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Categories: swirling, autumn, beauty, moon, nature, october, sea,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member SILHOUETTE OF THE NIGHT
Witching hour is upon us 
Dusky clouds, falling, swirling
Obscuring the crescent moon
Skeleton fingered branches
Beckoning me in the wind 
As I creep past the grave stones
To...

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Categories: swirling, dark, scary,
Form: Verse
Premium Member The Ruby Spires

There, among the Ruby Spires,
      Stood I, a-gazing toward the mist,
         Red...

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Categories: swirling, adventure, beauty, science fiction, space,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Memories - Episode 1
It is said that eyes are the windows into ones soul
If truth be told they reflect ones innermost feelings
The girl observes her with earnest inquisitive...

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Categories: swirling, lost, memory, moving on, mystery, solitude,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member ELEMENTS WIND
Winter winds whisper in the weeping willow tree
Its naked branches shiver silently all around me

Bitter biting winds howl around stinging my face
I’m out on the...

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Categories: swirling, seasons, weather, wind, daffodils,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member A WINTER'S TALE
Biting winds and swirling flakes of snow had finally abated

We surveyed the deep drifts, which lay on the fields
The silvery moon peeped through the clouds...

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Categories: swirling, animal, snow, winter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Her Son Nathaniel
She is searching for the son taken  from her arms 
 simply because she was believed to be a child herself.
She was unable to...

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Categories: swirling, baby, cute, sad,
Form: Narrative
A Smile In The Sky
The sky is smiling
Luminous clouds concede a simple clearing
Boasting rays of an aureate sun
Gleaming
The brightest smile I've ever seen
It shines on me

The leaves are dancing
Cool...

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Categories: swirling, future, happy, nature, seasons, self,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Beauty Can't Compete


When the last rays of sunlight start to die
scarlet flames burn the sky, as clouds ignite.
And while the birds roost, bats begin to fly
hunting down...

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Categories: swirling, 10th grade, 12th grade, beautiful, feelings,
Form: Sonnet
Mesmerized
I paint your beauty in my heart and mind  
in swirling strokes of wind squalls and light;
the youthful lift of limbs of early spring,...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirling, child, love, mother daughter, parents,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Slow Hand - An Erotic Romance
Walking past each other and just by chance
My heart skips a beat and my knees turn weak
Your eyes lock with mine in a fleeting glance
In...

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Categories: swirling, lost love, lust, romance, sensual, sexy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Memory Rides the Rails
Forest fairies changing colors,
autumn's patchwork pattern weaving
in the foggy morning stillness
before winter's barren grieving,
up the river on the damp air,
up hollows through the shadowed vales
sounds...

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Categories: swirling, america, childhood, memory, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme