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Sweat Poems - Poems about Sweat

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Premium Member The Valley
...e orchard blossoms. Their hum is mesmerizing and hypnotic my fingers caress the ripe, orange talismans. Dust and sweat mingle with hard work in this land as farmhands goad the earth to produce its lot strong arms dig the dirt in en......Read More
Categories: sweat, beauty, earth,
Form: Free verse



NO LOVE FOR LAZY MAN
...he desires Names of oldies and newbies found on his tongue tip He speaks in fables of wealth Wealth that holds no sweat He plans on spending fortune he's never earned A palace he is going to build He wants maids for his queen whi......Read More
Categories: sweat, allusion, crazy, desire, fantasy,
Form: ABC
The Examination
...ared. Dimples of anxiety indent a head trip. Despondency envelopes. At any moment, eyes will open above a pool of sweat, then blink stupidly as they have done - often and repeatedly for the last 45 years. ......Read More
Categories: sweat, poetry,
Form: Free verse
A Walk In The Garden
...l, as he knelt in conversation crying out "take this cup from my hand". Sorrow and pain etched his heart in despair sweat on his brow dripped from his nose, friends fast asleep as the night wore on shaking his head alone and forlorn. ......Read More
Categories: sweat, bible, christian, garden, jesus,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Catholic School
...The checkered skirts my hell. The checkered skirts that would make girls sweat in the heat with modest button-downs. The checkered skirts that would sometimes rise up To expose messy knees. ......Read More
Categories: sweat, atheist, august, beautiful, blessing,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Counting his Puny Fortune
...ny, he brushed the coins away sat there, chin resting on his elbows, elbows on the table startled aware, suddenness sweat-laden, that no longer was the world content to wait for him to blossom......Read More
Categories: sweat, anxiety, money, success, time,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THE FAMILY OF MAN
...u if your nation goes Commie! So what's the deal...to make everything hey, nanny, nanny? Some shrink or smirk with sweat filled brows, Unwilling to read any poetry except those about marigolds taking bows? That's fine,we need poet......Read More
Categories: sweat, humanity, perspective, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member transformation
... An old truck body sits rusted in the field Is this a fitting end for which its made? The hours of sweat that men did yield For occasional rabbit to seek its shade. A rope is finally frayed to break No longer fit t......Read More
Categories: sweat, car, change,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Fragment
...he reluctant morning for a walk Its head propped up on a speeding reel Of flickering moments Tasting of stale salted sweat it Drips into and darkens A sunless compressed thin day The growling,dog eared pages display A fang torn night......Read More
Categories: sweat, depression,
Form: Free verse
history of tomorrow
...apply for a face mask People who are cringing in fear of death stick one mask on top of the other. There are no more sweat of annoyance in traffic jams People worship of black night during unannounced or self-proclaimed stagnation. The......Read More
Categories: sweat, anxiety,
Form: Verse
End of Age
...enough to kill the enemy. I dream of your eyes, your ugly narrow look, your drooling nasty face, I shiver in fear, sweat and wake up suddenly in the middle of the night, As if there is a dire monster; outside, in the dark-old backyard......Read More
Categories: sweat, anger, crazy, creation, death,
Form: Quatrain
Shalom
.... The driver, also, Has glistening blue eyes. I get on, Now wearing bed clothes – A black t-shirt And black sweat pants. Before finding a seat I wake up, Light and peaceful.......Read More
Categories: sweat, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
Our Love This Summer
...ty, known? Amber sky; aromatic breeze; musical sea; Listen to what those cuddling, kissing lovebirds say. Let this sweat-glistening heat-bubbling evening, be, Paramount life-thriving, joy-filling mix-fruit tray. See, amidst new-wed......Read More
Categories: sweat, life, love, marriage, romance,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A Timeless Summer
...aressed our love so new I felt your passion lift my highest height Saw the world vanish, to see only you We felt the sweat from our palms day and night Found the fervor we could never subdue Whether beneath the sun or moonbeams bright ......Read More
Categories: sweat, love, summer,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Tell Me, Who Do You Say That I Am
...me, embraced my human frailty. Oh Lord, my lover, how many times did my tears anoint you as molten beads of your sweat anointed me? I bent low at your feet, lowly, like a fig tree bending to earth. Was it tears or spheres of perfu......Read More
Categories: sweat, jesus, sensual,
Form: Free verse

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