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Swiping Poems

Swiping Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of swiping 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 swiping.

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5G
1G, 2G, 3G, 4!
Keep the wheel spinning
We have to have more, more, more!

GENERATIONS, GENERATIONS, give us more, I say
How about 5?
This is what we need, fast, faster, fastest
Ooooh!  Now we are alive!

More ready access for swift swiping
One through four...Read More
Categories: swiping, america, community, corruption, death, humanity, internet, military,
Form: Dramatic Verse



Premium Member These Arms Long To Hold You
As I walk the barren desert
With a small flower in my hand
Leaving my footprints in the sand
Swiping them, to erase the hurt

I think of your smile miles away
Soft kisses shared in the cool shade
All of our headway we have made
There...Read More
Categories: swiping, desire, longing,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Happy 49th Birthday
If John hadn't died because of drugs, he would've turned forty-nine today.
If John hadn't died, his fiftieth birthday would've been just one year away.
The paramedics had planned to perform CPR but they saw it was something John didn't need.
They quickly...Read More
Categories: swiping, birthday, death, death of a friend, drug,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THREE WAYS of Swiping the World Cup
THREE WAYS of Swiping the World Cup

"It is sweet and fitting/glorious to lay your life down for your country » - from a poem by HORACE

(See my story selected to represent France in the 2006 World Cup held in Germany,...Read More
Categories: swiping, football, games, humor, sports, stress, woman, women,
Form: Dramatic Verse
IJO WERE--- Dance of the Damn

The twisting lane 
Cramped with hasty feet
Eager to lay off
their daily lives 
Aggrieved with their mundane life
At peace with the depleting normalcy 
Eager for the coming upset 
Amidst the coming sunset 
Gleeling with gathering souls 
Strutting without the dusts 
Swaying...Read More
Categories: swiping, dream,
Form: Narrative



American Dentist
"You'll floss your teeth, you'll brush your teeth
Four times a day," he said.
"Hand over all those scary sweets
you hide under your bed.
They fight your teeth, they bite your teeth.
They give you gum diseases.
My pretty patient will obey
my orders, if she...Read More
Categories: swiping, imagery, satire,
Form: Free verse
I absconded with reader rabbit Peter to celebrate Saint Patrick's Day
I absconded with reader rabbit (Peter), to celebrate Saint Patrick's Day

Ah Sheik Hog - Ho!
One "FAKE" Wingman Flying
Via O'hare To Dublin y'know
Cuz, The Leprechaun within
me, seeks young sprig poe
whet tick friend in toto,

though nowhere to be found despite search team
loudly...Read More
Categories: swiping, adventure, best friend, courage, creation, heaven, perspective,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Slayed

I trace small loops there,
(Your palm's soft center),
Like swiping phone apps ...
Your arm hair stands, stiff.
Grabbing my finger,

You squeeze tightly.
I plunge your eyes -
Swim their hot gleam.
My slave finger

To your mouth,
You smile, sweet,
Kiss the end ...

Mind blown,
I'm yours ...

Slayed.




~ 1st...Read More
Categories: swiping, feelings, love, passion, sensual, sexy, sweet love,
Form: Diminished Hexaverse
Goldenrod
Metro Louisville streets, the promise of a stiff drink
A 20 sack of weed
Heavy blankets in the back when I need to dream
Hand warmers from Dollar Tree
A few one dollar can teas.
Its week three,
Flattened in the back seat
In the winter, freezing
Swiping...Read More
Categories: swiping, symbolism,
Form: Free verse
Sweaty Palms Chronic Woe Renders
Sweaty Palms – Chronic Woe Renders...
Po' Whet Tick Dampened Curse = A
Worse Fate Than Death!

No idea when the incessant onset 
of sweaty palms first burst forth, 
nor why physiological symptom, 
sans secretion spoils socialization
upon thy totally tubular handsome 

grooves that...Read More
Categories: swiping, 12th grade, blue, dad, drug, emotions, history,
Form: Bio



Traveling The Tubes,
Snapchat, Facebook and Twitter
Instagram, tinder and flickr
Our addicted life keeps getting bigger

Traveling the tubes of our online existence
Going the distance
Using our online assistance

Addicted to likes
Trolling at night
Swiping right
Watching followers start to spike

Thousands of friends
With messages To send
There's only so much...Read More
Categories: swiping, addiction, appreciation, deep, depression, friend, future, psychological,
Form: I do not know?
Halloween Night
Out alone on this dark Halloween night,
No welcoming lights anywhere in sight,
I swear I hear footsteps following me,
I turn quickly but there is nothing to see.

Walking faster to get home,
But I know that I am not alone,
Sensing a dark shadow...Read More
Categories: swiping, animal, candy, halloween,
Form: Rhyme
Miss Prudie Plunkett
Instead of a purse, Miss Prudie Plunkett carried a frumpy sack 
Brazenly swiping, filching, odd & ends and bric-a-brac...
Until one day at the five-and-dime
The store clerks gave her a terrible time
Banned her for life and labeled her a kleptomaniac!...Read More
Categories: swiping, humor, humorous, people, silly,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Wiping Swiping

A bandit who thieves with the moon
Finds daylight arrives far too soon
     His looting is brash
          Despoiling the trash
A boon, what a raccoon leaves strewn ...

Another hides...Read More
Categories: swiping, animal, bird, humorous, light,
Form: Limerick
Desert chocolate Island
Oh Isle of embattled shore's 
Coast's abound of glass shale sand
Below protracted marsh land
Where boats of the conquerors once moored 
Where fish in the summer was cooked and caught 
Area 51 actuaries research 
Set upon a temporary bush camp perch
Lurching...Read More
Categories: swiping, allusion,
Form: Free verse
False Hope
Eyes swelling with stars as the Sun seems just within your fingers reach,
Hands frozen with icy regret while puffed clouds of dreams suckle rain like a leech,
Drops of tears slipping past the sunshine as heavens hints prove fake,
Stormy days swiping...Read More
Categories: swiping, confusion,
Form: Rhyme
Space Outlaw
3.28 parsec out
We’re making an impromptu flight change
Windstar is gonna have to make 
				a low-grav burn and turn
towards the Big Rocky asteroid belt border
It’s a risky nav maneuver for sure,
but every space outlaw has faced that situation before
We got pesky...Read More
Categories: swiping, adventure, science fiction, space, technology,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Zoo Story
Not long ago, some tragic soul, a young man, 
Accidentally fell into the well (an 18-foot drop) 
In the Delhi zoo,
Where a white tiger was resting cozily
In the warm September sun.
The stunned young man,
A poor Androcles,
A gladiator without a sword,
Pitted...Read More
Categories: swiping, grief,
Form: Lyric
Leotards versus jumpers but just what one per cent will actually climb a tree
One day an ancient barrel decided it had truly had enough as it tripped over a bale of hay on the staircase. ENOUGH he shouted ENOUGH. But the only thing to hear this cry was the walls and floors who...Read More
Categories: swiping, beach, beautiful, beauty,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Maybe this day won't be so bad after all

Maybe this day won’t be so bad after all…  

Another rainy morning spent staring through
a wiper smeared windshield hoping to
make the next light, no such luck
When that song, our song or what used to be our song,
sneaks in through...Read More
Categories: swiping, good morning,
Form: Epic
We Can
 I can’t take a perfect picture when I’m frowning oh so happily
I can’t hold the weight of the world on my right hand…my right hand…
I can’t float above the ground when gravity takes a hold of me
I can’t say...Read More
Categories: swiping, deep, emotions, encouraging, hope, passion, silence, sympathy,
Form: Rhyme
The Last Slice
Who ate the last slice?
I don't hear no confession
Who scarfed the last slice down?
Everyone seems to have a finger pointing obsession
Don't know why we have house rules,
when no one pays them no mind
He who calls last slice first,
is supposed to...Read More
Categories: swiping, food, fun, humor, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Sounds of the City
The garbage men are the first to be heard,
beeping, bumping, throwing, thumping.
The work of their hands
leave nothing but empty cans 
scattered on the curb.

Children rise and run late
heavily backpacked. 
The crossing guard blows her whistle
and scurries them inside white lines...Read More
Categories: swiping, city, sound,
Form: Free verse
Kid and a not so funny bee
Tap tap play dough
ice-cream and rainbow
Grandma took us to Don Valley
To get some ribs for Aunt Sally
We went to the butcher's shop
There,we saw bees buzz buzz buzz

"Hello busy bee! How are you today?
How’s life? Is your hive making okay?"

Golden ball...Read More
Categories: swiping, fun, kid,
Form: Free verse
To Realize
I wake up again, 
Euphoria spreading my sheets, eyelashes fluttering
And then, in reality, I realize...
Ah, it was all a dream...

Floral piano keys...
Instrument perfectly tuned...
Harmony...light...hope...
Recalling fragments of dream memory...
The tears are heavy now, watering out the potency of my ecstasy..

For a...Read More
Categories: swiping, absence, death, dream, friend, love,
Form: Dramatic monologue