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Swamped Poems - Poems about Swamped

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Premium Member An Offer to Entertain -- 1995
...o the home’s admissions desk, I quizzed the gal behind it, “Can I help in any way? It sounds as though you’re pretty swamped, and slightly short on help...based on what I overheard a few employees say.” “Yes...we are! We’re all fil......Read More
Categories: swamped, inspirational, uplifting,
Form: Verse

Calming the storm
...Jesus fell asleep while they crossed the lake. A gale nearly swamped them. “Master awake! Water's filling the boat and we can't stay afloat.” Fearful of drowning they w......Read More
Categories: swamped, bible, gospel, jesus, religious,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The vaporised Self
...e earth life Why then allow, it to be our teacher Immersed here, in world of struggle and strife We find ourselves swamped in limitation Feeling each pain, cutting heart with a knife Freedom in this simple recognition That we are......Read More
Categories: swamped, spiritual,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Searching
...Phantom walks entice deceased stalk haunted, derelict, impoverished, pained sites With stagnant stories swamped in macabre vigorously analyse paranormal events Seeking proof Visual entities distorted minds linger in......Read More
Categories: swamped, death, desire, lost, places,
Form: Verse
The Holy Ghost Train to discern what is true? Who would deceive? And why? What is the cue? How do I know if I'm taken for a ride? Swamped by the unknown on a foaming tide, what of tomorrows? to plan or review? Seeking someone to blame drives a di......Read More
Categories: swamped, blessing, christian, god, spiritual,
Form: Verse

Premium Member Ashtavakra Gita verse 11-6
...but seemingly limitless internal eternal We know we are awareness independent of senses and thought But we are now swamped by fears & desires all ego begot Our dilemma then akin to a drug addict In denial of truth even if succinct ......Read More
Categories: swamped, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Freedom from imagined captivity
... Senses five entwined by thought stuporous Attention enslaved by ego urges Swamped by darkness in waves continuous Insentient to pulse of bliss surges Entrapped thus in narrow limitation Pre......Read More
Categories: swamped, freedom, spiritual,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Typhoon Entombed Them
...ings spray showers Tenacity kept crew clutching straws in relentless storm Hull refused her duty, rising cold belly swamped within Dutiful men tended soiled stock, their outlook grim Windows disguised skywards, horizon stolen in scorn......Read More
Categories: swamped, absence, anxiety, boat, confusion,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member Geneva Has Evolved
...n sweets. Alone in the house, I imaged it was a cruising ocean vessel I sailed down the dim driveway, swamped by giant pines I took apples, a cow, a Bible, pencils for sketching horses Sailing on jaunty sun hug......Read More
Categories: swamped, 3rd grade, child, dad,
Form: Bio
... I see you I feel you Wishing you were real, not a figment of my imagination For every day that passes by I'm swamped by your thoughts My hurricane Katrina My halcyon tide I close my eyes, smiling. Knowing, that I'll meet you ......Read More
Categories: swamped, i love you, lost
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Strange Justice Dreams
...It is a strange dream in which an animal rights advocate is swamped with questions from Chief Justice Roberts. A vicious dog, trained to attack humans with politically incor......Read More
Categories: swamped, caregiving, earth, health, humor,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Work Hat or Flirt Hat - SATIRE
...insisted decision made concrete apparent The Park, due for development, van sale can't be made Despondent I search, swamped in disappointment Disturbed by nocturnals, in apartments I spring an idea To soundproof ceiling, become ins......Read More
Categories: swamped, adventure, change, funny, humor,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Playing For Amazing Grace
...a sea of your own reality Flooded with emotions and memories Of those moments lost to time Pressed hard in the cold Swamped by neglect Reveal a devastating deep regret Carry on and pace yourself It’s just a crying shame The batt......Read More
Categories: swamped, anxiety, betrayal, conflict, confusion,
Form: Lyric
The Pandemic
...Staying home, I'm swamped in my handicraft Paintings, drawings, all fascinating art Sumptuous meals, I baked and cooked My proud dish,......Read More
Categories: swamped, faith, fear,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Supreme Court
...a man travels alone by canoe, ‘Two’ means safety’s enhanced when life’s more than we’ve planned For, one man can get swamped by expanding demand! Just a family’s problems can call for detente And how much more a nation’s desires thwart......Read More
Categories: swamped, journey, life,
Form: Rhyme

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