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Best Switzerland Poems

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


Suicide tourism in Switzerland
A paradise
You enter the country
Someone will follow you
And kill you gently
In a dark alley
Paradise never was so relaxed
...

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Categories: switzerland, funny,
Form: I do not know?



A Man From Switzerland
There was a man from Switzerland
Who Lived a life of glitz and glam
He never thought
That he'd get caught
Covering all his bits in jam...

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Categories: switzerland, funny
Form: Limerick
Mysterious Ways: A True Christmas Story
A true story, based on family oral tradition
from the oldest part of the city of Bern,
capitol of Switzerland, where my mother was
born and raised, in...

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Categories: switzerland, devotion, faith, holiday, inspirationalhouse, god, heart,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Jungfraujoch
Climbing slowly ascends a silent invitation to witness heaven on earth
Emerging in layers of allure, a rising pictorial lifts emotional grandeur
Bringing closer and closer dome...

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Categories: switzerland, beautiful, nature,
Form: Free verse
Beirut
Let the birds be silent
Let the air be poisoned
Let every sound be tormenting
Let the light be dark.

Let my flower not bloom
And my days be gloom.

Let...

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Categories: switzerland, growing upsound, green, me, sky, sound,
Form: Verse



Dreamland
The thought of life supreme
in a land of my dreams
in a place where beauty dwells
among the flowing water streams
 
Switzerland would be that dream
among the...

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Categories: switzerland, dream, life,
Form: Rhyme
Poetry Convention
Good morning ladies and gentlemen and welcome to beautiful Zurich Switzerland and the First Annual Poetry Soup Convention. Welcome poets, linguists, scribes, metrists and rhymers....

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Categories: switzerland, poetry,
Form: Prose
the pipeline
absolutely nothing stops the pipeline.

 

it penetrates all ways of life

all borders, all villages & towns---

the pipeline kills everything in its path if it dare...

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Categories: switzerland, life,
Form: Free verse
A Merry Christmas To The World
To San Francisco, New York City.
London, Paris, and the world.

Moscow, Russia, and Frankfort, Germany.
Switzerland, Austria, and Belgium.

I send a message to them all.
I send the...

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Categories: switzerland, christmas, song,
Form: Ballad
with shoes on feet
a grab-and-run pack
a small survival sack
with one set of clothes for spouse and self
passports, a file with just few mails
an old diary with addresses to...

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Categories: switzerland, death, fear, freedom, holocaust, memory, tamil,
Form: Free verse
Identity Apples
Identity Apples

iam a fat skeleton, resurrecting 
from the sad memories of dada 
and dark mysteries of aminism 
iam buganda 
i bleed hope 
i drip the...

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Categories: switzerland, africa, analogy, anxiety, assonance, bangla, bereavement,
Form: Didactic
A Tangled Web of Lies
O, what a tangled web we weave when first we practise to deceive!
Can't help but to recall this famous quote from Sir Walter Scott...
When one...

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Categories: switzerland, anxiety, betrayal, community, confusion, international, people,
Form: Free verse
MY COUNTRY LAND
 MY COUNTRY LAND

Oh my Cameroon,
From the colors of a desiring mind,
Hums from an ancestral hands,
The Switzerland of an African land,

It true nature, beauty of...

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Categories: switzerland, allusion, beauty, dedication,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A Soulful Cry of Anguish against Fate
A Soulful Cry of Anguish against Fate

(“The Tale of the Lonely Ghost”, a film (2013) by ANUP SINGH - who collaborated on the screenplay as...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: switzerland, death, first love, grief, parents, religion,
Form: Elegy
That's life
The bubbles of wealth
used to rise in the glass
and tingle on my lips.
The label that I wore with verve
Skimmed lightly cross my hips

Hair in fashionable...

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© Kaye Locke  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: switzerland, funny, life,
Form: I do not know?
Click My Heels and Travel

I love to travel anywhere, the more foreign the better for me,
Strange lands and how other people live is very interesting to see.
This travel bug...

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© Lee Ramage  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: switzerland, peace, travel, people, people, travel,
Form: Rhyme
MY ODE TO THE LOVERS OF GREEN
Green is the color  
of the wildest meadows that stun the roving eye!
Green is the color 
of the evergreens in our home at Christmastime!


Green...

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Categories: switzerland, love, nature, peace,
Form: Rhyme
John Calvin - God's Man 1509-1564
John Calvin one I greatly admire
a man God set apart in His will
turning His mind and heart
and by His spirit full He did fill

This man...

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Categories: switzerland, christian, hero, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Franciscan Swissophiles
Switzerland,
part of my own historic root system,
has a Bill of Rights for vegetation,
protecting rights of intrinsic dignity
with concomitant human respect for their healthy and aesthetic...

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Categories: switzerland, gender, health, humor, love, political, poverty,
Form: Prose Poetry
Steam Train Troubles
        Steam Train Troubles

Percival the steward of the train
Ordered foie gras and oysters too
But left them on the...

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Categories: switzerland, adventure, business, conflict, dark, murder, mystery,
Form: Free verse
If I were a rich girl
If I were a rich girl with money no object,
I’d take my family on an adventure, they'd never forget.
Safari in Africa, with lion’s, tigers and...

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© Riah Hari  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: switzerland, adventure, family, fantasy, holiday, family, family,
Form: I do not know?
A Day in My Life
Waking to the call to prayer near a Turkish mosque 
Blowing “bonjour” to passersby in chic, classy France 
Nibbling cheese on a snow-capped mountaintop in...

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Categories: switzerland, adventure, imagination, life, natureprayer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Alexander the Tsar of France
Alexander a Tsar of ideals
A man of heart and noble thought
His mentor, Swiss, Monsieur La Harpe
From childhood, molded to play histories part

He built his armies,...

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Categories: switzerland, adventure, history,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member I'd Rather Be In Colorado
I've ventured far from Indiana, the home soil of my birth,
To many exotic and exciting places all about this earth.
I've seen majestic Mount Fuji from...

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Categories: switzerland, places, old, old,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Voting With Our Feet
It seemed to me,
when I was eight,
U.S. Christian disciples and teachers
had been given so much grace

And had fundamentally boiled it down
to settling for such small...

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Categories: switzerland, community, destiny, earth, happiness, health, integrity,
Form: Political Verse