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Swale Poems - Poems about Swale

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Premium Member Railroaded
...efeats the purpose Which by design the chemistry assigned precludes Swept into the dustbin, the genocide announced A swale released among the animals, least man With diversity and inclusion reigns equality of suffering Assured by those......Read More
Categories: swale, environment, humanity, science, society,
Form: Free verse



The Tops
...up stricken soil heap above the miry troughs loud the heartbeat nearer to feral thought then any mouth or ear swale and quag dawdle appear to seep listless no every bog tunnels shrouded to fetch up the feckless harsh and g......Read More
Categories: swale, poetry,
Form: Free verse
CHANGE
...eath of a tempest It may take the shape of a friend who becomes a shadow  wisps away; quick as mist from black soiled swale in a hot wind It may be the sickness that takes root in your flesh and decides to stay until you go, It may be......Read More
Categories: swale, break up, change,
Form: Free verse
Frog Legs
...ad I can't tell you now I was in the water searching for plump bullfrogs Under boulders and behind the logs On the swale in the sand I got what I deserved you understand The frogs are laughing and croaking taunts All have escaped ......Read More
Categories: swale, animal, food, pain,
Form: Rhyme
THE UNPLANNED JOURNEY
...hen I crossed the yellow line A semi was coming, head on, I made it back in time But I over reacted and landed in the swale Rolled over twice, but I’m here to tell the tale Lacking any warning, I didn’t pack for this trip I scanned t......Read More
Categories: swale, allegory, allusion, death, destiny,
Form: Rhyme



The Captain
...He sat all alone, drinking jim beam and coke Looking out as the waves crashed ashore He kept to himself, drinking......Read More
Categories: swale, america, bereavement, child, dad,
Form: Epic
Premium Member A Winter Sun
...s spritely hail, goes dancing between limb and twig and waltzing 'round each wizened sprig to glisten on my rutted swale. Each pixel glitters on this path in afterglow of winter's wrath. Upon this yearly powdered dale the snowfla......Read More
Categories: swale, snow, sun, winter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Days of the year
...rain falling frail, with moonbeam stars swelled bright in the mock eye, A clear path between faint feelings and the swale.......Read More
Categories: swale, birthday, blessing, celebration, cheer
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Stone
...ceased to swim ...as if to hide all hint of him .........as if to hide all hint of him Between the willows in the swale Bewailed a Bird, a Nightingale ...which left me faint, my body frail .........which left me faint, my body frai......Read More
Categories: swale, body, death, fantasy, kiss,
Form: Ballad
A Tale of Survival
...reath The spider has his fill wraps the remaining morsel for another day The child sighs and rolls over in the tall swale and with artistic fingers draws outltlines of the billowing clouds above. "This is me being free" he boldly decla......Read More
Categories: swale, childhood, growing up, child,
Form: Free verse
sizes matter
... to tickle his taste buds, two lumps please though he oft prefers the honey of bees then he wanders off over knoll and swale to encounter his comrades and tell a tale of little girls and deep dark wells and felines with invisibility spell......Read More
Categories: swale, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Free Land
...ubcap; to a landing where I park my car and walk away: no signs of ownership, no gate. Just a path that skirts a swale; up to a clearing fringed with black-oak blazing green. I push through underbrush thick with deadfall leave......Read More
Categories: swale, nature
Form: Free verse
Cause of Fate
...s and follies against the summer wind Through October’s fall, and winter’s squall Onto the sunken cause of my faith’s swale For, that which I draggle, I know naught And that which I serve, I can hardly pursue No more do I live, do I br......Read More
Categories: swale, life, love, , fate,
Form: I do not know?
More Human
...t. A crystal clear liquid, that comes from your soul, found deep in your heart, is the source of its flow. A small swale like tide fills your chest, makes you float, as it rises and swells and chokes in your throat. Your breath becom......Read More
Categories: swale, introspection, life, nature,
Form: Ballad
Epitaph to a Happy Mosquito
...T'was a warm summer's day, when I took to the trail, to cruise that old black spruce, way down in the swale. A gallon of bug dope was strapped on my hip, which I figured would last me for most of the trip. Down thro......Read More
Categories: swale, cowboy-western, funny, nature, me,
Form: Ballad

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