Swimming Poems - Poems For Swimming

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Fable Of The Mermaid And The Drunks - Poem by Pablo Neruda

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All those men were there inside,
when she came in totally naked.
They had been drinking: they began to spit.
Newly come from the river, she knew nothing.
She was a mermaid who had lost her way.
The insults flowed down her gleaming flesh.
Obscenities drowned her golden breasts.
Not knowing tears, she did not weep tears.
Not knowing clothes, she did not have clothes.
They blackened her with burnt corks and cigarette stubs,
and rolled around laughing on the tavern floor.
She did not speak because she had no speech.
Her eyes were the colour of distant love,
her twin arms were made of white topaz.
Her lips moved, silent, in a coral light,
and suddenly she went out by that door.
Entering the river she was cleaned,
shining like a white stone in the rain,
and without looking back she swam again
swam towards emptiness, swam towards death.


Poems About Swimming

  1. 1. Fable Of The Mermaid And The Drunks , Pablo Neruda
  2. 2. The Moon , Sappho
  3. 3. ********my Moon-River , sarwar chowdhury
  4. 4. I Am Alone In This World , MOHAMMAD SKATI
  5. 5. Dawn , Yosa Buson
  6. 6. River Roads , Carl Sandburg
  7. 7. We Fish , Herman Melville
  8. 8. If A Mouse Could Fly , Christina Georgina Rossetti
  9. 9. No Man Without Money , Robert Herrick
  10. 10. Three Movements , William Butler Yeats
  11. 11. A Certainty , John Thorkild Ellison
  12. 12. Swimming , Casey Noe
  13. 13. Activities Day With Kim , Suzae Chevalier
  14. 14. Summer's Coming , Sophie Shaw
  15. 15. Aches Of Life , ramesh rai
  16. 16. A Whale In Love , David Darbyshire
  17. 17. Redgate Beach (A Villanelle) , Diane Hine
  18. 18. Water Nymph (Fantasy Poem) , Melvina Germain
  19. 19. Thoughts Of A Goldfish , C Richard Miles
  20. 20. Your Mind's Ocean , Allen Steble
  21. 21. Leaf Wave , Ahmad Shiddiqi
  22. 22. Fishes In A Sea Of Love , Rachel Nichols
  23. 23. First Step , Kranthi Pothineni
  24. 24. Fishees Underwater , Daniel Lloyd Kennedy
  25. 25. Swimming Sport. , Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  26. 26. Not Swimming But Crawling! (Don'T Laugh) , Geetha Jayakumar
  27. 27. Does A Fish Go Pee? , Cathe Ferguson
  28. 28. Being Alone In This World , MOHAMMAD SKATI
  29. 29. 021. Diving By The Coral Reef , John Westlake
  30. 30. That Blue Sea... , DEEP DARK SOUL POET
  31. 31. The Day Rex Saved My Life , Kim Barney
  32. 32. Pacific Ocean , chloe young
  33. 33. A Mermaid's Fantasy , Rachel Nichols
  34. 34. Your Wears (Fun Poem 81) , David Harris
  35. 35. Life Is This , otteri selvakumar
  36. 36. She Wants To Swim , Stevie Taite
  37. 37. Inescapable Fate , Viola Grey
  38. 38. The Pretty Sea And The Swimming Pool , MOHAMMAD SKATI
  39. 39. A Whales Tail , Tango Tango
  40. 40. Tears..Peace..Night Smile..Fear..Time..F.. , salma. torrez
  41. 41. Swimming , Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  42. 42. Soothing Voice , RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  43. 43. The Treacherous Sea , MOHAMMAD SKATI
  44. 44. The Perfect Swim , Nikhil Parekh
  45. 45. O Love! Why , Bhai Vir Singh
  46. 46. A Song Of Dolphins - Passing Portlogan B.. , Patrick Scott Hogg
  47. 47. The Aquarium , Janri Gogeshvili
  48. 48. Swimming Against The Currents Is Unwelcome , MOHAMMAD SKATI
  49. 49. Unknown Worlds Or Realms , MOHAMMAD SKATI
  50. 50. A Thousand Kisses , Aldo Kraas

New Swimming Poems

  1. There’s No Better Place To Be, Yor Nella
  2. Swim My Little Children., Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  3. Swimming Sport., Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  4. Jonah Wills Us To Swallow Own Calamities?, Mark Heathcote
  5. Swimming The Allegheny River., Harold R Hunt Sr
  6. To Fly, eeel lee
  7. Swimming Against The Currents Is Unwelcome, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  8. I Wear A Hat, W.B. Keckler
  9. The Pretty Sea And The Swimming Pool, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  10. Swimming, Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  11. Swimming Distilled Experiences, Terence George Craddock (aft ..
  12. The Sea, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  13. Under The Mercy Of Illusions, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  14. The Descent Of Alette ['The Water' 'Of T.., Alice Notley
  15. Fishes In A Sea Of Love, Rachel Nichols
  16. Living In Village, S.D. TIWARI
  17. Kokology 15, Hajime Midori
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