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Swallow Poems - Poems about Swallow

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Premium Member Poems about Flight, Flying and Birds III
..., imposing night on one who clearly saw. Death held your bright heart tightly, till its maw– envenomed, fanged–could swallow, whole, your Awe. And yet it was not death so much as you who sealed your doom; you could not help but sing a......Read More
Categories: swallow, animal, bird, extended metaphor,
Form: Rhyme



Within The Mirror
...l that I did abide, visions of vultures that circle, I try to escape, no faster then a turtle. Then the black should swallow me whole, jumping through the mirror - finally taking my soul. But of this soul they cannot feast, for this soul......Read More
Categories: swallow, death, gothic, lost, myth,
Form: Rhyme
To a No Weight Loser
...fail to trim you down to size look on the brighter side: You were meant to be wide. If that conclusion’s too hard to swallow change your mirrors from wide to narrow. ......Read More
Categories: swallow, humor,
Form: Light Verse
The GOP - Guys Offending Puke
...The California GOP Does not believe in liberty As sly as foxes Fake ballot boxes Swallow each vote maliciously The Texas GOP decree People of color need a knee One travels far To vote per car Bu......Read More
Categories: swallow, corruption, political,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Whale Farts
... Whale fart bubbles are big enough to swallow a horse Can't imagine how they know, must have an underwater source Maybe some smartass starfish With a human......Read More
Categories: swallow, silly,
Form: Limerick



A great little survivor - part 2
... marked a turning; so much put in to save you, yet when it should be taken away, how will you be? How will you suck, swallow and digest Mum's milk? excrete those strong drugs? But you have, you did and you are, ready to live. And no......Read More
Categories: swallow, baptism, birth, for him,
Form: Narrative
PROPERGANDA
...ts hands? Whose got the whole world in its hands? It is shocking that the world is in these hands. A tough pill to swallow of arguments that causes the family tree to collapse. The global economy and the technologies, a population l......Read More
Categories: swallow, addiction, africa, america, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Upsidedown World
...down cake will only end in failure – unless, that is, it’s eaten rightside up, though you might find that hard to swallow.......Read More
Categories: swallow, humor,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member MY VIEW ON A POET'S DUTY
...e at the simple poetry that I compose When I read a poem I don’t want to wallow in archaic language that’s hard to swallow I like lively lines not stuff that’s boring want to enjoy reading and not start snoring I don’t often wri......Read More
Categories: swallow, how i feel, poetry,
Form: Couplet
HUMANITY
...et Whether our bellies smile or not Just like everyone we have feelings Of love and wants But for survival sake, we swallow them all. #HABAR Again we tear the morsel from his hands; An useless booty! while the sufferer droops. Of ......Read More
Categories: swallow, africa, america, anxiety, betrayal,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Matsuo Basho New Haiku Translations
...fly, autumn worsens for the worm —Matsuo Basho, loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch Dusk-gliding swallow, please spare my small friends flitting among the flowers! —Matsuo Basho, loose translation/interpretation by......Read More
Categories: swallow, animal, death, earth, life,
Form: Haiku
Moving on
...s come to carry me to a hall of my worth or will i just stand in the fields of Hel and wait for the end of time to come swallow me up. Much as i do in life? Or am already dead and not just on the inside? I wait to see i want to know so i ......Read More
Categories: swallow, death, faith, life,
Form: Free verse
Poetic Scenery
...> Overlooking the tiny town that lies below Pine trees, eucalyptus and green willow Between whiles, darts a swift swallow Skimming the quiet waters, and shallow ****** Overlooking the oak forest that lies beyond Fog and mi......Read More
Categories: swallow, inspiration, mountains, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member DEPARTURE
...ing will be deserted, and there will be no return. After a day, a month, or a year In poor evening gatherings They swallow their dreams while eating dates. Men departing, Their names will never be written. ......Read More
Categories: swallow, anxiety, deep, destiny, devotion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Song Of The Underseved
... Sing a hymn for the dying from a man made disease We can't live in your world We can't take your advice We can't swallow your lies Or pay your damn price The Revolution is coming You hear whispers and screams For all the lost w......Read More
Categories: swallow, america,
Form: Ballad

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