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Swagman Poems - Poems about Swagman

Swagman Poems - Examples of all types of poems about swagman to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for swagman.

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Dream Sharing
...ons like why I feel a duck-billed platypus is still nibbling my brain? I remember then the billabong and the ‘jolly swagman’ all of whom party-crashed my REM-sleep. I ask: did you dream in the night dear? “Flamingo” she says tersel......Read More
Categories: swagman, poetry,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member A Swagman's Breakfast
...I wake With joy As i am to Have another Swagman’s Breakfast What succulent fair Awaits me As i ready For another day This meal will see Me through ......Read More
Categories: swagman, food,
Form: Free verse
... What thoughts surround him, what goes on in his head? Will anyone care when life ebbs and he's dead? The life of a swagman is elusive to most, He's just a brush stroke on the landscape appearing like a ghost. A happy go lucky, vagabo......Read More
Categories: swagman, lonely,
Form: Rhyme
The Australian Swagman
... The Australian Swagman Justin was a......Read More
Categories: swagman, history,
Form: Free verse
The Swagman The golden autumn leaves reflecting in the river Australia summer is going to sleep but not yet time to shiver The swagman packs his swag to find a winter bed The tune of Waltzing Matilda perhaps dancing in his head He heading out beyo......Read More
Categories: swagman, life, autumn, water, silver,
Form: Light Verse

Waltzing Shearer
...Waltzing Shearer Out near Dagworth Station during 1894 Where the Waltzing Matilda, Swagman drowned, Cos he liked them lamb chops nicely browned, He was only eating the Masters sheep, scoffing em down, Di......Read More
Categories: swagman, adventure, death, death,
Form: Ballade
A Bagman
... A Bagman There he walked an unknown Bagman, who camped upon the track. So sad he seemed this Swagman, his jingling billy burnt and black. Yes mate he'd been away with friends, crossed the sea at any rate. The ......Read More
Categories: swagman, adventure
Form: Rhyme
A Flathead -Aussie-Talk
...--------------------------------------------------------------- Aussie-Talk: A tuckerbag is a bag carrying food by a swagman (= hobo) A binder is a solid meal Fair dinklum means excellent A flathead is a fool ......Read More
Categories: swagman, confusion
Form: Limerick