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Swayback Poems

Swayback Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of swayback poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for swayback.

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A Threatening Hand
Everyone listened, but nobody talked,
  as the Vicar rode on by

His horse an old swayback, loaded with bibles
  stove hat pointing up toward the sky

Everyone listened, but nobody smiled,
  as the Vicar stormed and raged

“To hell in...Read More
Categories: swayback, religion,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Black Fingered Pond
Again death swirls its black finger 
around the aura of pristine ponds.
That now sprout the stoutest weeds
where sleepy lilies and emerald songs used to breathe
where souls once rested so naturally.

Again death swirls its black finger
leaving me slightly paler than a...Read More
Categories: swayback, death, grandmother,
Form: Free verse