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Best Switches Poems

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

Premium Member In Emerald Shadows
Trying to hide in conspicuous places
a night on the town in their false, plastic faces.
Sweetly they sweep through magnificent halls,
top-dollar galas and masquerade balls --...

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Categories: switches, abuse, analogy, betrayal, dance, lust, rainbow,
Form: Couplet

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
At one time in my...

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Categories: switches, animals, funnytiger,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Back To Basics
Back To Basics

Let's walk the country road and faithfully
keep cadence with the heartbeat of the wild,
where life, unveiled in naked truth, sets free
her gift of...

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Categories: switches, beauty, life, nature,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member 'Exploring the Shadows'

as he enters he switches 
off the lights 

particles of light peep 
through the blinds
the air filled with tension 
we haven't been here in this...

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Categories: switches, love, passion,
Form: Free verse

Rudolph the reindeer has a red nose
Now why is that do you suppose?
Well it’s not real, it is a red light
That Santa switches on at...

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Categories: switches, christmas, flying, humor, light,
Form: Rhyme

Laundry Day
Once a week we do the wash;
It’s part of our routine.
With just the two of us at home,
There’s not that much to clean.

Apartment living means,...

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Categories: switches, home,
Form: Rhyme

One of the true ways 
to remain in captivity is to keep silent to avoid your captor’s 
hostility and confusion

A penny for my 
thoughts has...

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© AC Benford  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: switches, africa, black african american, community, confusion,
Form: Rhyme
Spoonfang The Pudding Vampire
In the middle of the night,
When the moon shines bright, 
A creature stirs with a terrible bite, 
And his name is Spoonfang.

This vampire with a...

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Categories: switches, childhood, food, children, kids, funny, halloween,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sleepless Nights
Insomnia, familiar friend,
crawled into bed this summer night
so once again, inflamed with dread
I wander now in pitch of dark 
and touch the places, now by...

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Categories: switches, angst, imagination, mystery, language, light, dark,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Mountain Solitude

In solitude of the edge of day, there is a crimson blush along the hills

And a world switches direction, if to tumble into eternity


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Categories: switches, happiness, inspirational, tree,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Touching Twilight

In the solitude of an ebbing day, there is a twilight blush along the hills

        And a world...

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Categories: switches, inspirationaltree, tree,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 50 Words for Poe: Witch

"50 Words for Poe: Witch"

She liked driving fast
The number plate in the dust
Read DOT.OZ.LimaLimaBrava 
Their destination was Wichita

Foot to the Floor 
Off Route 66 Silver...

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Categories: switches, adventure, mystery, romance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member At Peace
Down by the cool brook

Switches swaying in thy breeze

My heart now serene...

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© White Wolf  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: switches, cool, heart, imagery, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Because I Could Not Make Up My Mind
What is the point? Asked Mrs. Snooty.
The point is I could not make up my mind when we
were building, so I said put all three...

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Categories: switches, mother daughter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member An Aging Poet
For poetry, I'll need to see
Let the battle of switches begin
From the wall switch to the light
"Which one is it?" never ends!

An aging poet, past...

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© PAT Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: switches, confusion, humorous, lost, memory,
Form: Quatrain
Teenage Blues
My whinny,crabby, hungry teen
Your stinky,spoiled and quite mean
You want, you need, you have to have
The latest,newest, modern fad

Your greasy, grimy, hands smear
My wall, light switches,...

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Categories: switches, child, humorous, slam, son,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Night Before Christmas Eve
The night Before Christmas Eve
By Franklin Price


The Night Before Christmas
A most famous of  poems
Read  to children aloud
By their parents in homes

To children who...

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Categories: switches, christmas,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Most Memorable Christmas Gift
It was many years ago that I sat there on the floor
With Aunt Allie and my cousins, we knew what was in store.
The clan was...

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© John Posey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: switches, childhood, christmas, love, christmas, me, christmas,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Africa
Take a journey through the East African Plains soaring temperatures of 120 degrees and that is in the shade. Intensified sounds of insects humming and...

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Categories: switches, africa,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member The Hacker
The Hacker

Used Dells and HP notebooks
Routers and switches
Gateways and sniffers
Kvm boxes and multi real-time data shows

My booty is plenty
No one knows the white mask of...

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Categories: switches, art, crazy, love, paradise, wine, woman,
Form: Free verse
Lost without you
Your pleasant presence is 
like sweet insence
Beautifully blessing my 
nostrils in the present
Your sexyness switches 
on and off my sexual 
Beautifully balancing my 
grains in...

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Categories: switches, sad,
Form: Alliteration
Mom sure loved willow switches.
Those willows never wore out,
she’d make them sing forever.
Worse, I had to pick them out.

I needed to change some things,
mom did...

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Categories: switches, childhood, introspection, love, me,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Wheeler Dealer
Boy those wheeler dealers sure work hard
just look at Ed slaving away sorting things.
First he sorts out the electrics and switches
then he turns his attention...

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Categories: switches, car,
Form: Verse
VENUS screams
Influential dreams

Incredible heavenly bodies BEAMING

Hovering SPHERES
All cheers send great
Wishes good fate

Maddening Martian haze

Monday laze

Ever lasting kisses 
Chronic phase

Ultimate seduction

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Categories: switches, beauty, december, emotions,
Form: Rhyme
In Memory of Jim Cooney
You waited to die
Until my brothers and I could stand
Beside your bed, the killer within silently,
slowly devouring all that had been you.

Michael, the youngest, so...

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© Karen Ruff  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: switches, brother, eulogy, father daughter,
Form: Free verse