slam poetry

Slam poetry: that magical mix of rhythm and rhyme.

Ryan Coopera year ago
Blowjob to a Beretta
(The one thing I need to make very clear, this is not a suicide note, this is not a cry for help. This is poetry, from the heart, from my soul, I simply chose this perspective because it's the most ev...
Ryan Coopera year ago
Burn the Witch
My mind is going, creativity flowing, not really knowing what side I'm showing but hoping it's good enough to let it show, to let people know I'm ready to go, who needs a beat to flow, I'm not the cen...
Mel Reina year ago
Brain-Coaster
I think I'm more like a cat and my husband is a corpse. Lying in bed, he falls asleep so fast and I lay scanning the room, twiddling my fingers. My mind wanders to many different and obscure ideas, th...
James Harrisona year ago
That Deadly Red Sea
Used to smoke meth Joke about death Choke in a sesh Rope around neck Wake in cold sweats Razor Gillette Blade to my neck Damn what a mess Red seas Moses Black roses Swarms of locusts Must stay focused...
James Harrisona year ago
Another Day, Another Squalor
Waking up like oh no, again? Waking up broke again Just broke my pen Good thing I have an iPhone to vent I need a loan for rent And I don't have enough for Meds So fuck it I'll stay depressed Take a s...
Riel Redwolfa year ago
When People Say
Parents say, “I can’t stand her.” “She’ll be the death of me.” “I’m too old for this.” People say she needs to take care of herself, Stop being overdramatic. Her guardians can’t take care of her forev...
Mr. Policeman
To serve and protect Protect me from who? Because it should be you This hypocritical saying you wear that badge like your crown mr police man don't say you're here to keep me safe When I see you I cri...
Neighborhood Lessons
Lessons not learned in a classroom. Blackboard streets and they have one thing to teach It's neighborhood lessons so lets begin this class because all I can hear are the screeches and when you do you ...
Matthew Martin2 years ago
A Weapon
I possess a weapon. That's right. You read that correctly. I have a weapon. It's perfectly legal, Yet it's more powerful Than any blade you can sharpen, Any gun you can load, Any bomb you can drop And...
Kenneth Davis2 years ago
Spiritual Awakening by Kenneth Poeticninja Davis
A new year im focused, clean slate or so it seems this is unlike no other dream ive chased, pardon my mistakes set to humiliate... definite, im nowhere near a perfectionist, gave me some time to recre...
Alicia Wright2 years ago
Angry Girlfriend
Missing the obsession of scribbling my own name. Missing to impress myself Missing all the times worrying about me problems Now I’m not having me problems because I’m always thinking about us. I misse...
Tashanna Trudell2 years ago
I'm Sick
I'm sick of this, I'm sick of that. Are you really listening? Or should I just scat!? Like those you hit with the abominate bat! Listen up close and cut the crap. I'm tired of the hate. No one seems t...
Renee McGowen2 years ago
Deadbeat
You always hear things like "Daddy's little girl" To be his girl, I'd guess you'd need a daddy in the equation. Like 2+2x3+6/1=18 I spent 18 years praying for this love. At home is no different. The f...
Renee McGowen2 years ago
Clearance Aisle Goods
Describing my depression to you is as impossible as for one buried alive to lift his gravestone. Everything you say rings like the church bell when it strikes 12, carries the stench of failure. "I'm s...
Free Will
Theres a thing called free will: The ability to act at one’s own discretion. But every movement Requires introspection Compiling your own ambitions To make A new Retrospective. See I do me at all time...
Val Moore2 years ago
1,2,3
Testing 1, 2, 3 I know its been awhile since I written somethin the devil been down my back breedin somethin I go down the road lookin for somethin maybe I am waitin on God to show me somethin I've be...
Oblivion 🦋
I crave soul sex, I need to taste your thought process, your intellect I must undress, your vibrations I will caress, our connection I'm obliged to repossess, this is something I can no longer dictate...
Melanie Burke2 years ago
Out Of It
Somehow I must have made you mad, Or is this the consequence, if I made you sad, Because your main mission is to hurt me bad Are you even listening? Discouragement and tears were all I had Somehow I r...