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Best Swirls Poems

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

Premium Member A Tulip Grows Under An Evergreen - Inspired By The Poets At PoetrySoup

Parrot Tulip
in vibrant intensities 
with unique undertones
of green acquirable only in a 
few forests. A ruby red swirls within 
its petals beckons awareness of those...

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Categories: swirls, beautiful, beauty, earth, light, love, romance,
Form: Shape

Premium Member Thinking Out Loud
~writer's notes~

i think out loud
from my fingers to a keyboard 
so forgive me if my speak
is somewhat long winded
if it has swirls and curls
this is...

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Categories: swirls, angel, beauty, love,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Sweet Sugar Cookies and Peanut Butter Bars
"I dream of Candy!"

Sweet cakes and peanut butter squares 
A living diabetic's nightmare. --  My heart 
sings to the beat, Under the Neutron Star...

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Categories: swirls, addiction, candy, fantasy, funny, passion, silly,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Hidden Treasures

 *        *    *       *    ...

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Categories: swirls, art,
Form: Shape
Premium Member Winter Blues - I Cry For Color

I shiver tears.
My joie de vivre;
summer esprit’s lemon zested
lilac flirts and coral whispers have escaped me ~
grievous gray now flows through my veins.

I shiver melancholia,

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Categories: swirls, depression, loneliness, longing, sad, winter,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Silhouettes in moonlight


Cotton candy swirls
on a pink flamingo sky
Late December wishes
that are slowly floating by
Apricot horizons
glowing softly ‘cross the hill
Twilight born emotions
falling on this night so still

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Categories: swirls, good night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Flame
The Flame, aflicker, licks and flays,
illuming evening’s negligees
With braided curls she swirls and sways,

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Categories: swirls, life, light,
Form: Rhyme

Sprinkled-rainbow clouds reign above the skies,
peeping yellow in-between wrinkled pillars 
shine like bulbs to crash the net of fog
attached to...

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Categories: swirls, beautiful, fantasy, imagery, journey, joy, magic,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Snow Falling
Snow falling—
Feathers escaping from the pillow-heaven
Confusing the air
With the steadiness of a stampede
Advancing, clinging, smothering.

Snow falling—
White fleecy lambs atop every protrusion
Sleek ermine boas
Draped upon the...

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Categories: swirls, beauty, winter,
Form: Personification
You'll Find Me Before the Ink Is Dry
My inky echoes conflate, 
atop mountains of ivory versos; 
Blank pages into whispers,
like the sway of moonlight tides;

Papers dappled by my ineffable, 
frays of jet-black...

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Categories: swirls, poets, self,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member LOSING HER GLOW

Drained fingers jot sweet memory
calling Pam’s name in every bloom,
as laced nights recall the glory
of fondness born from love’s heirloom...
Time pauses… her Glow swirls on...

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Categories: swirls, absence, death, lost love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Still Tomorrow The Sun Will Rise

a few missing pieces
ones we may never find
the beast stares down at us
just waiting to pounce
three bloodied blind eyes
can't see the pink butterflies 

psychedelic lies...

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Categories: swirls, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Leonard Cohen was right

Standing before the microphone,
blank faces stare from cushioned chairs
Jewels sparkle, acting like they’re real,
while bow ties just seem sad…it happens

Marching to the beat of...

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Categories: swirls, poetry,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Love Was Sent, Treasure That Healed Two Crushed Hearts - A collaboration with Robert Lindley

Life shattered, soul crushed, another one has perished 
once gone from this world was all she ever cherished
No amazing and joyful tales to tell the...

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Categories: swirls, beauty, fate, hope, pain, passion, romantic,
Form: Rhyme
I Need To Live
Just because your voice reaches halfway around the world doesn't mean you are wiser than when it reached only to the end of the bar.

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirls, life,
Form: Free verse
Captured With A Fingertip
When leaks my pen of flowing ink
I quickly staunch the flood
by blotting with my fingertip
the pool of chromatic drip

Escapees while my mind took flight
wandering across...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirls, poetry,
Form: Verse
Along Dawn's Amber Shores
Dawn slowly awakened and pardoned the moon
Empty, the canopy where once stars were strewn
   In repose, Luna slept after wandering velvet skies

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirls, poetry, sea,
Form: Rhyme
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

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Categories: swirls, lost love, lust, romance, sensual, sexy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SPRING
Stunning spring is my favourite season
She swirls her skirts and drapes the garden in her finest clothes
Dressing the naked winter trees and bushes with bright...

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Categories: swirls, daffodils, spring,
Form: Free verse
       summer's lavish brush
canvas stroked in billowed swirls…
    daydreams framed in blue 


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© david mohn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swirls, sky, summer,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Coconut Kisses and Peppermint Streams
This is written in acknowledgement to the lovely sweet men and wonderful Poets on Poetry Soup who have supported and encouraged me since I first...

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Categories: swirls, candy, chocolate, kiss, sweet,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Wild Mango Fandango

Tongues of my temptress fire lick, 
arousing your ardent artistic desire,
if you dare, imagine me — the intensity
capture me, take your chance;
I’ll love you, leave...

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Categories: swirls, dance, emotions, imagery, imagination, inspiration, poetry,
Form: Personification
Premium Member The Ballerina
The Ballerina

The curtain parted...there upon the stage,
'neath bright chatoyant spotlight's glaring glow
she stood, a cynosure in tunneled beam;
demure, yet with ineffable glamor.

With lovely bow, this...

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Categories: swirls, dance, emotions, music,
Form: Sonnet
Dance of the Firebird
Dance of the Firebird

Rosita, sultry enchantress,
dazzling Andalusian firebird,
erotically she twirls, proud
like a phoenix flashing across the sky.

Flared ruffled skirt swirls,
in hues of red, orange, and...

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Categories: swirls, beautiful, dance, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SO MANY STARS

I feel this urge  to inhale  exhale  freely
as  torment rages within... and to simply
dash into the softness and hardness of days;

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Categories: swirls, death, sweet love,
Form: Romanticism