slam poetry

Slam poetry: that magical mix of rhythm and rhyme.

Rowan Finley7 hours ago
Through It All, We Go
With me stand Through life grand Forever soul mates Stress never abates Cortisol levels rising Looking bigger sizing Hand in hand Heart by heart Mind touching mind Body to body We are living Best shot...
Lenny Cabrera2 days ago
Banksy Mindset
"They demoralized the faithless and laugh in religious faces, tell us to believe in them, that they provide the grey spaces, tell them they can't believe in god if they don't believe in Jesus, tell th...
MArwa Kadhem3 days ago
Adventure
I opened a book in my imagination. The book was filled with tremendous experiences. Experiences that are hollow, started from a small dot into a big humongous dot. Non-stopped. curious, and thrilling....
I Shall Overcome
I close my eyes and try to remember our lives before all this pain. When life was much simpler, and you—not so vain. How does it feel to be the ruler of one? It gets lonely at the top they say. Who ga...
X Finds You
How many of you have ever had that moment in a math test when you open up the paper and see "that question?" "Find X" and you start having heart palpations because you have no idea what to do. Well, i...
Rowan Finley6 days ago
Like an Orgasmic Release
A poem written well is like an orgasmic release, may the carefully placed words of this poem never cease. Leaving you breathless and calm, to read it again and again without any qualm. Praising the po...
Luna Lotus7 days ago
Behind the Trees
Dwelling in NO MAN'S LAND feels at home. Subconsciously and consciously fearing the unknown. PEACE BE STILL, never rapid. Please be still, but never stagnant. Please release whatever's captured, under...
Why Does Happiness Never Last?
Why is happiness vague and quickly fades away while sadness always stays? Winters cruel sharp cold never fails to remind. The warmth of the sun, pink cheeks and the feeling of happiness, or something ...
Skylar Cribb12 days ago
Doesn't Make a Lot of Sense
This is a diary I choose to share with the world This is supposed to be a poem Things are rough things get bad than horrible It's all part of growing up Tree trunks are scarred too I don't know shit a...
Daniel Zuller14 days ago
The Urging Worm
Worms, worms, worms turns the flesh I heard, absurd. The merge of earth and carrion. Like church, the dirt of everyone, I did not slur, nor stutter. Though I searched the worst and muttered. To myself...
Rowan Finley15 days ago
We Three Brothers
We three brothers went separate ways Through life we plunged, sifting through the maze One of us, led to instruct youthful minds One of us, moved to provide therapy, reading doctoral signs One of us, ...
Arielle Geiwitz15 days ago
Exhaustion
A way of your body deciding That it’s tired of the Abuse The stretching of hours The confusion of trying to do this thing called survive. The heart is racing the mind But is only so Many paces behind....
Lashonda M17 days ago
Gender Lust
How boys love: He left pieces of her laid out on his mother's carpet. Like the last toys he forgot to clean up before supper. No instructions, No manual, Assembly required. His mother taught him to sw...
Ink Mouse20 days ago
7 Sins
Gluttony: Disgustingly, you feed and feed, stuffing your face. Eating it all, not a crumb or trace of it, this love of food you stuff it down your throat. Down your guilt, an angel you were, now a slu...
Sara Anima21 days ago
Restless
“You need to heal.” Yeah, but I can barely deal. I can’t just write it out, pack it up in an envelope and send it off with a seal. Trust me, I’ve tried it before. Mellowed out, I won’t take a drink fr...
Rowan Finley22 days ago
Doctor, Dear Doctor
Doctor, Dear Doctor Don't pretend like you know it all Doctor, Dear Doctor I am a person, not a rag doll Doctor, Dear Doctor There is no need to act like God Doctor, Dear Doctor Don't be a jerk wad Do...
Lindelani Mnisi24 days ago
My Wind Cometh
I'm watching the skies, knowing that a wind is making it's way to pick up my sails and progress my journey. See it's only a matter of time, so time doesn't really matter, as I wait and watch the skies...
Lindelani Mnisi24 days ago
Materialistic
Since when were wishes so materialistic, our ideal picture of happiness no longer "me," now it's "my?" We've upgraded the concept of happy you see: Square rooted desires, we lost higher purpose, now i...