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Best Swishing Poems

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


Premium Member Wild Love
The blackberry's love for the garden rose
Brought down the gardener's wrath.
The blackberry sensed the danger
As he wended the garden path.

" A love so true as...

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Categories: swishing, garden, love, rose, sweet,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member Earth Element Of Wind
Earth Element Of Wind


Earth element of wind, elusive to exploring eyes,
     a gaseous, gusty ghost, she gyrates, gallops gallantly.
She bashes, bends,...

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Categories: swishing, wind,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member TWENTY TITLES OF FABULOUS FRIENDS

Tell me
how did we get here 
at a swishing swapping party?
(The voices echo in emptiness) 

Bubbly cheerful and happy, naked and raw 
forever bachelors Larry...

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Categories: swishing, humorous, poetry, silly,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ANIMAL COURT
I relate this story from my room in the Quiet Vale Giggling Academy

A reader might find my story hard to believe
BUT!
At one time in my...

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Categories: swishing, animals, funnytiger,
Form: I do not know?
~ Venus and Mars ~
As the stars cross this brumous night ~

Standing here with these white washing tides

Carrying away the sands beneath my feet

Glancing beyond the repetitious of this...

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Categories: swishing, life, love, passion, peopleme, stars,
Form: I do not know?



~ Venus and Mars ~
As the stars cross this brumous night ~

Standing here with these white washing tides

Carrying away the sands beneath my feet

Glancing beyond the repetitious of this...

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Categories: swishing, loveme, stars,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Maple Queen

Maple in red wears her mantle with ease,
Ravishing crown with geranium sheen.
Teasingly tossing her mane in the breeze,
Spring until autumn she's dressed like a queen!

Ravishing...

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Categories: swishing, imagery, nature, woman,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member THE GRINNING CHESHIRE CAT
What lies behind that grimacing catty coy smile, it’s upside down
Thinking perplexes me mentally, topsy-turvy confusions beastly
Kitty, popping off riddles to confound all humanity’s realistic
Way...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swishing, adventure, animal, cat, fantasy, humorous, imagination,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ''Sweet Rain''
Oh, the sweet drumming of rain and tapping of raindrops,
the great loud thunder, and whispering, swishing,
. . . . . . splashing of cars;
cleansing the...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swishing, rain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member From St. Simon's island
I listen on the beach to the waves cascading,
Slapping, tossing the sand pebbles,
Creating swishing, swashing sounds,
I hear hissing, rustling sounds of the wind.

I see some...

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Categories: swishing, love, nostalgia,
Form: Idyll (Idyl)
Premium Member The true magic of the evening

The true magic of the evening

A soft breeze rustles through
pine needles swishing
amidst fireflies at play on a warm
enchanting April night

I am a bit skeptical
as you...

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Categories: swishing, good night,
Form: Free verse
Wisps of wonder under a California moon
a well crafted necklace
surrounds your neck

	(long 
                  ...

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Categories: swishing, happiness, imagination, passion, satire
Form: Free verse
Lonliness
sadness overtakes her step
tall black boots against the world
she's buying long and swishing skirts
skirts of power
 wool hip coats with deep pockets
where she turns her...

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Categories: swishing, wife
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Idyllic haven-w
I listen on the beach to the cascading waves,
Slapping, tossing the sand pebbles,
Creating, swishing, swashing sounds,
I hear hissing, rustling sounds in the caves.

I see some...

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Categories: swishing, visionary,
Form: Rhyme
Early New Years
              
Dark hair blowing
In the winds of hot desire
And dark eyes glowing
Like...

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Categories: swishing, holiday, new years day,
Form: Rhyme
Rooster's Call
What can I say other than that I’m bound, bound by the rooster’s call. A clarion call of divine arrangement, calling me to duty and...

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Categories: swishing, africa,
Form: Haibun
Sleep Remedy
I've told you how desperate
I am for sleep,
And I got a suggestion
It made me leap
Simplicity itself ; earslugs!

So I went out on a slug hunt,
Without...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swishing, adventure, confusion, fantasy, funny, imagination,
Form: Burlesque
Premium Member Gossiping With Zephyrs
Green!
Alive
on tall grass,
blithe, lithe, limber,
swaying long and lean
in their beachy masses.
Steadfast in the sand waving,
air swishing through their lively blades
allow them their emerald voices;
long-winded grass...

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Categories: swishing, beauty, happiness, joy, nature,
Form: Etheree
Premium Member Maybe Still Forgotten

Left alone, the abyss of failure
closes in,
for days it seems like weeks,
though months are now reduced to counted minutes

Coffin’d stances form the stoic barricade
which surrounds...

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Categories: swishing, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Only One Voice
                        ...

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Categories: swishing, nature
Form: Choka
Premium Member Where Has All the Beauty Gone
Where Has All The Beauty Gone?

There is no time like the now times,
The ever-present blood-swooshing times.
Time again to surrender as a smitten lover surrenders,
To the...

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Categories: swishing, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Loves Amputees
Dismiss me so gently like swishing chiffon
To dream like a phoenix, time to drone on
But dead like a doormat,unable to pain
Pillar of salt , summoned...

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Categories: swishing, for her, heartbreak, heartbroken, i miss
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Windchimes
For the first time in weeks
we wake up to cooler air
and the sound of the windchimes
from the breeze swishing there.

They've been quiet too long 
in...

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Categories: swishing, wind,
Form: Rhyme
Back to Back Birthdays
Yesterday the birthday girl,
Her rainbow tutu swishing,
Blew out (with brother's help) the candles 
Lit for birthday wishing.

From playground, train and parachute,
The 4 year olds were...

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Categories: swishing, birthday,
Form: Rhyme
The Enchanted Forest
The enchanted forest- what a sight! 
With glorious rays of the dim sun,
 Shining through the peaks of the wise old trees.
With massive faces carved...

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© Ida Miller  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swishing, fairy, fantasy,
Form: Verse