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Best Tailspin Poems

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


Premium Member Turkey in a Tailspin!
'Tis a twisted, tawdry tale !!
Poor Tom the Turkey is in a tizzy !!!
Tom's tongue is in a tangle, too terrified to talk !
Taunts and...

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Categories: tailspin, funny, holidaythanksgiving, thanksgiving,
Form: Alliteration



American Tailspin
Mini malls copper distortion
Forgotten parking lot meters
Store front greeters grimace
The straight narrow beaks to blend
Except when starlight offends wanton monkey binge

Give me bling to amend...

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Categories: tailspin, adventure, angst, animals,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Drenched In One Another
Yes I can still see her...

through rose colored glasses,

imagined!

In fact,

She is gorgeous.

I remember saying...

or at least thinking out loud

...You take my breath away,

She was a...

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Categories: tailspin, romance, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Polka Dottie
Polka Dottie

When the up-tempo “Beer Barrel Polka” began
I grabbed sweet John’s arm, curtsied to my man

The Polish side of my family hit the floor
While my...

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Categories: tailspin, humor, wedding,
Form: Couplet
America Sucks Less
This country’s sure got problems
Corruption, crime, and drugs.
And though we try to fix the world
The world just hates our guts.
But for all our woes and...

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© Joe Bob  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tailspin, america, satire, drug,
Form: ABC



Premium Member A Soul Awakened
Eyes locked on each other, in dreamlike state
Deciding to meet again, we did not hesitate
Time could not erase, even though we were apart
The promise to...

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Categories: tailspin, hope, love,
Form: Rhyme
Chocolate Mousse Cake
I can die happy, with a great big grin
Knowing that I’m going to submit to this sin
It’s salacious, it’s scandalous - I’m in a tailspin...

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Categories: tailspin, food, funny, sensual,
Form: Light Verse
Emo Love
With this needle and thread I stitch the wounds Avril left
but with this blade I angrily carve a new
rough, short, jagged adjacent from the bone...

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Categories: tailspin, anxiety, beauty, emo, i love you,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member FROM WREN'S THEY CAME
The Head Line News read, Houston under Martial Law,
Stay indoors, do not panic, and do not go out, under any
Cause!
I’m not sure from wrens’ they...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tailspin, fantasy, gothic, halloween, holiday, horror, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Communication Is The Key
Travelling down a lonely road 
With no one to confide in, 
Turned their backs on one another 
Their relationship thrown into a tailspin. 

At one...

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Categories: tailspin, art,
Form: Rhyme
The Apparition at Shaggala
A tweet in time prompted nine
And looking up, I spotted you
Essence of elegance
Glamorously gorgeous, and being inspired
I sat down to write
Watched as streaks of mental...

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Categories: tailspin, art, assonance, beauty, desire, fantasy, love,
Form: Lyric
Jesus My Life Is YOURS
Jesus… My Life Is YOURS!
	
	I have often felt
	 emptiness within.
	It’s like my life
	 has been in a tailspin.
	
	I have for many years desired
	 many things,
Never...

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Categories: tailspin, christian, dedication, encouraging, faith, god, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Wind and See
So many thoughts breeze through these winds

Echoing........

     Lost in a tailspin 

I close my eyes 

Yet I still see.......

Never knowing which...

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Categories: tailspin, blessing, faith, sometimes, trust,
Form: Couplet
Bigoted grandfather
Grandfather 
you gave me
no justice
in your seeing
things
with bigoted 
injustice
WHY 
would you say
when I was
young
that if I 
took a black
man
to your home
that 
you would
shoot him
Grandfather
I loved...

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Categories: tailspin, abuse, corruption,
Form: Free verse
Delusional


Thoughts of being a jester 
an ability to make people laugh, 
turned out to be a total disaster 
no one laughed not even the staff,...

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© Roy Pett  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tailspin, hurt, innocence, silence, sorrow,
Form: Pantoum
Charlie Countryman
Blank is this sheet of paper before me
my life in a tailspin, please someone catch it like a firefly
and hold it in place, keep it...

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Categories: tailspin, grief, life, loss, lost, love, mother,
Form: Free verse
Fork Git About Spooner Hiz ham
Perchance yar juiced a young man or woman 
maybe born, bread and raised in the city that never sleeps
and as a loyal son or daughter...

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Categories: tailspin, adventure, appreciation, devotion, family, food, inspiration,
Form: I do not know?
Saturday Morning Sleepy Eye
My brain screams broken glass
program edits my thoughts
faster than I type
blood boils
burning holes in my heart
your up draft
put me in a tailspin
and this tree house
deserted...

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Categories: tailspin, angstme,
Form: Free verse
Lynchpin
in a tailspin
off-course  in the clouds
brief glint signals a win -
unnoticed corridor,
the light in darkness
locks my lynchpin


...

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Categories: tailspin, flying, light,
Form: Rhyme
Hope Less but Hopeful
Tranquility inside;
Tenderness within;
That’s my home, 
My mommy’s womb.

Fervently coveting to unite;
With the near and dear;
Certainly, shall indeed arise as a limelight;
Anxiously until…..

I heed loud screams,...

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Categories: tailspin, hope, life, sad,
Form: Narrative
A categorization is neither a cat clapping nor a centimeter of cubic cakes
A slipper stained in a knot is appearing to emulate a wanton soup. Wanton soup is grinning a beaming smile. Whirling around. Nine noodles nimbly...

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Categories: tailspin, age, america, angel, animal, baseball, basketball,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Oh, Carnelian
Oh, translucent orange Carnelian crystal gem,
    tumbled and smooth, and cool in my  hand.
When I hold you to the light you...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tailspin, introspection,
Form: Verse
Nothing For The Pain

Your words hurt like the kiss of a bee sting,
covering my face with a blanket of tears
Said I wasn’t man enough to be your king,
that...

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Categories: tailspin, emotions, love hurts, psychological, sad love,
Form: Quatrain
A Scatterbrain's Guide To The Five Stages of Grief
There are five stages of grief my Shrink told me.
I did them out of order, thanks to my chronic ADD. 

Denial was suppose to be...

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Categories: tailspin, grief,
Form: Rhyme
oceanographic options p a p sk
A spider in a clock makes the hands sing. "clock right you can nearly sing it la la la". Whilst ignoring pan handles whilst sweeping...

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Categories: tailspin, business,
Form: I do not know?