slam poetry

Slam poetry: that magical mix of rhythm and rhyme.

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...
Dead Prime Ministers
Dead prime ministers Reigns of hate continue to rain Civilisation on the edge of cannibalism Disaster preaches the age of calamity Asks us to dig graves, Filled with a coward's seed The fruit of which...
Demon Cash2 years ago
Blue Dream
Bodies in the fucking trunk I don’t give a fuck about a motherfucker Calling cops// I just want the drugs I just want the guns I just want a bullet In a fucking opp // I just want that purple In my fu...
Benjamin Small2 years ago
Deep
Is that all you have to say? I hear people talking about this, that, and the third! Reciting meaningless words reserved as something of worth. Absurd, but yet trendy so I guess why not follow? Conform...
Demon Cash2 years ago
Jared
Black man running; Shoot him in his stomach. MLA format the chalk around his carcass. Pray to Odin Pray for war, now. 1960s drop the napalm. Tortoise shell slowly approaching Peace on his mind Anger i...
Nikquania Gamble2 years ago
Toxic
you speak words made out of knives, nothing left in me to wants to survive. every time we talk, it's nothing more than your despise. I try to reach the surface, but you keep my head underwater. I try ...
Victoria Martin2 years ago
Black College Girl
Let's see... I'm the black girl Who has enough sass And just the right amount of class But doesn't have the butt to please your image of what a "black woman" should be. I always try my best to make di...
Psych du Soleil2 years ago
On Chess and Feminism
First performed live: Monday, April 4, 2011 —- You can turn on your television and travel at button pressing speed from the Discovery Channel to the History Channel. You can surf the waves of the Worl...
Sadi Shepherd 2 years ago
Racing Thoughts
You see the world we live in is so black and white. Stuck at a stand still everybody always trying to figure out what’s wrong or right. There’s always somebody trying to tell you how to live your life...
Lucy Wang2 years ago
The Shadows Beneath Us
To unknowing eyes, the world up close may seem as if it were painted with the hues of vibrance and life, so full of constant joy and maybe the occasional trouble... But under the blanket that hides th...
Xandra Yantzi2 years ago
Space Jam
I want to bring her a bottle of special stuff like bugs gave the Toon Squad, so when she takes a sip and the heaviness lifts off her shoulders, I can tell her that power was inside her all along. But ...