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Swiftness Poems - Poems about Swiftness

Swiftness Poems - Examples of all types of poems about swiftness 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 swiftness.

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Premium Member Chosen
...or even because you were great. Not for your dignified estate, nor because your ways were so straight. Not for the swiftness of your pace, nor because you won the race. Not for some bloodline I could trace, But simply because of My ......Read More
Categories: swiftness, relationship, religion, religious, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Seeing You
...It really happens, you know The swiftness of heart you read about in love poems Or romance novels peddling beauty and brawn on glossy covers Stacked d......Read More
Categories: swiftness, desire, longing, love,
Form: Free verse
Part Two: Escape From Pandemic
...feet, a seagull is looking purposefully at my predicament, perhaps chuckling, "these helpless creatures." Lend me the swiftness of your wings, so I can ride above the foamy waves and sit on a humpback whale that lies still in recumbent ......Read More
Categories: swiftness, appreciation,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Winter Thoughts of Ann Rutledge
...Michael R. Burch based on “Lincoln the Unknown” by Dale Carnegie I. Her fingers “plied the needle” with “unusual swiftness and art” till Abe knelt down beside her: then her demoralized heart set Eros’s dart a-quiver; thus a crazy q......Read More
Categories: swiftness, history, lost love, love,
Form: Rhyme
Lotus eater
...he freezing hearts to loath. Pretenders, chest thievery for self gain, cheetahs never satisfied with their God given swiftness and liars that is what chased Curbid away. A loveless perimeter got them all burning up with love sickness,......Read More
Categories: swiftness, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member In the Land of Giants The ground trembled and shook, like it was being torn asunder. The sound was coming towards me, with incredible swiftness, But when I saw the gigantic foot, I knew flight was useless! Nearing me was a huge lady, who stood one hu......Read More
Categories: swiftness, adventure, fantasy, friendship love,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Power of Luna
...t of twinkling diamonds emerged Energy personified, the air felt cleaner and newer I marveled at Moon’s prowess and swiftness One second a curtain of dull gray with fading trees The next second a sparkly stage of illumination and ho......Read More
Categories: swiftness, moon, star,
Form: Imagism
lost treasures
...hed moon rises beyond the skirt of sloped hills just above the curves of the river's beds i can almost hear the swiftness of its current in frames of mind as i watch the eagle swooping downward for a fresh meal memories escap......Read More
Categories: swiftness, imagination, moon, river, sky,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Questioning
... What right have I to ask for forgiveness To my fault I have made all my mistakes Hit with the hand of God in his swiftness Left to wallow; as he on myself forsakes To my fault I have made all my mistakes In my own shadow of misu......Read More
Categories: swiftness, allegory, allusion, eulogy, extended
Form: Pantoum
Lovitivity v2
...he observer While My eyes lock on her beauty And Your eyes key in Your whole world Time how long have I waited for swiftness? And it was not quick Yet rushed for delay And it was not tardy Is Time an illusion? Lovititivity is love......Read More
Categories: swiftness, love, space, time,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Bipolar
...eath it an action is afoot, sufficient for all eyes to unfavor. Murmuring are furthering while prudence gives way to swiftness of a widening of darkening as a hue from black delegates its face. Opened window's yields to shutters as d......Read More
Categories: swiftness, anxiety, depression, mental illness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Vain Word
...Michael R. Burch based on “Lincoln the Unknown” by Dale Carnegie I. Her fingers “plied the needle” with “unusual swiftness and art” till Abe knelt down beside her: then her demoralized heart set Eros’s dart a-quiver; thus a crazy q......Read More
Categories: swiftness, autumn, beauty, extended metaphor,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Her life had a lot to tell her
...knitted patterns of a softer white, with whitish grids, formed Her friend noticed her busy hands, those knitting with swiftness, much care She did find a delicate pattern of networks, there, created one after another. She greeted the......Read More
Categories: swiftness, life,
Form: Free verse
...What happened to "Vanilla Ice" ,"MC Hammer", and all those catchy tunes? It seems time has transformed into the age of "swiftness"...........Read More
Categories: swiftness, adventure, africa, america, arabic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Feel Her Fury
...torm. I will be furious. I feel and taste my fury, I am maniacal and mad. Oaks and elms will lie flat, amazed at my swiftness. BAM! I smile, loving her strength. I hear rain Gentling her My eyes close. ......Read More
Categories: swiftness, storm,
Form: Free verse

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