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Swales Poems - Poems about Swales

Swales Poems - Examples of all types of poems about swales 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 swales.

Skink's Tail
...For now he could see with the violet eye He looked inside, to his surprise With cool, smooth scales Runs in swampy swales He ran to the home of the girl who once loved him To pay her a visit and see how she's been Through the dust......Read More
Categories: swales, animal, longing, lost love,
Form: Rhyme

...elf with shells of snails, You lie on warming shifting sand Sifting through your open hand, Adrift with tidal rifted swales. Charting ebbs and flows of sun, Wisps of clouds reveal the show That hermit crabs and sea crows know And ......Read More
Categories: swales, beach, endurance, introspection, ocean,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member Adrift With the Summer Breeze
... Summer breeze fills my sails billowing against the sky of blue; guiding me across life’s uneven swales, and leading me right back to you. I miss the softness of your warm caress; I long to hold you in my ......Read More
Categories: swales, love, romantic, summer,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Beaches Breached and Broached
...nd flux Eroded, exposed then sand deposited, accrued and hoarded With sediment piled up in reserve in dunes, hills, swales and shoals Birds breach the sky and pierce the scenery Footprints broach the serenity of beach expanse Beache......Read More
Categories: swales, beach,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Broken Blue Dishes Stuck to the King
...unt the soul, Her prisoner; no longer whole. As I, but a beggar, survey the sea; Porcelain broken, bluer than me: Swales o’er ‘morrows bleatingly boast: “Thus starves the daughter of hungrier ghost”. ......Read More
Categories: swales, daughter, lost love,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member A Modern Love Story
...In scratchy swales emitting Clorox gas, Matador houseflies cross paralyzed eyes; A kaleidoscope scene where jagged glass Cracks b......Read More
Categories: swales, loneliness, lost,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Freedom's Call
...Far across the hills and dales, Ringing o'er the rills and swales: Ever nearer, ever louder; Ever dearer, gaining power. Drawing hearts and minds to one; Once sounded out, and......Read More
Categories: swales, america, courage, freedom, soldier,
Form: Acrostic
A Man of Green
...s withering in his path, his power ultimate, the cold of Satan his liege lord, spent upon the hapless world, in frigid swales, twixt tortured trees, in winter’s scraggle, midst hilltops bleak, whose hoary frames becrack an icy, kindless......Read More
Categories: swales, valentines day,
Form: Blank verse
Round And Round As Round We Go although their words smooth as butter, tongues devised; heaping up treasures Which shall never abide; washed away of swales these mountain sides ? Had one known Then they nay would have crucified, Heaven's Messiah His King; albeit rabbid......Read More
Categories: swales, art, baby, cancer,
Form: I do not know?
Faith, Moved This Mountain
... As her ambulance rushes by; wailing and why.. Should one catch this spindrift adrift amid, their Churning sea these swales, of ocean tide miseries ? Zephyr's winds blowing through his shaded tree; roots Risen through the dust ever win......Read More
Categories: swales, art, baby, cancer, love,
Form: I do not know?
I Wish We Had Our Own Trails
...told ‘Bout how there’s now no range to sail. It seems that all the land is now fenced And there are no more wagon swales— To most, the Old West now makes no sense And the interstates are our trails. I wish for those times of clea......Read More
Categories: swales, cowboy-western, introspection, nostalgia, sad,
Form: Cowboy