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Best Switchbacks Poems

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


Premium Member Dragon meets Wolf Creek Pass
Dragon Meets Wolf Creek Pass
(Inspired by CW McCalls’ song ‘Wolf Creek Pass’)

On a trip to see Dragons’ friend Drag, way out… in Texas…
Crossing the plains,...

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Categories: switchbacks, adventure, fantasy, fun, funny, humorous, imagination,
Form: Light Verse



Flexing My Sestinas
For seven months now, this exercise
class at 8 a.m. Forty minutes. Tedious –
one small rip across the smooth fiber
of morning. I don’t want to be...

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Categories: switchbacks, health, nature, world,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member A Hiking Passion
Lacing up my hiking boots
A backpack full of supplies
Heading out on a new trail head
As the sun just starts to rise

Switchbacks up the mountain trail
Waterfalls...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: switchbacks, adventuresun,
Form: Rhyme
Driving at Dusk
How did I get here
why am I on this highway I don't remember why
why would I drive to Denver
what does the sign say up ahead...

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Categories: switchbacks, confusion, deathbaby, me, dog, baby, dog,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Paths
The Paths
by Franklin Price
1/30/2016

Some paths you follow paved and  wide
Where you may move with ease
To deviate from left to right
Much doing as you please

Negotiating...

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Categories: switchbacks, destiny, growth, life,
Form: Rhyme



Timelessness
Translated by Przemyslaw Musialowski 2/3/2019

Don't say - such a world, crazy world, 
Don't say - you'll only waste your tears, don't cry, 
Be happy, while...

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Categories: switchbacks, death, philosophy, space, time, universe,
Form: Free verse
Guardian Angels
Translated by Przemyslaw Musialowski 1/03/2019

Guardian angels are the dawn and the night, every day, 
They're invisible, who does not want to see; 
They're even inside...

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Categories: switchbacks, angel, god,
Form: Free verse
Magic
Translated by Przemyslaw Musialowski 3/10/2019

Because there is no such magic, colors and people
for whom beauty is every day mixed in this dose, 
properly measured, to...

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Categories: switchbacks, imagery, magic, nature,
Form: Free verse