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Short Spoken Word Poems

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Short Spoken Word poem by Latha Ramprasad| Details | |

Topics for a debate

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Short Spoken Word poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

Geese

All Porto geese 
speak Portuguese.

Volodymyr Knyr
2014

Short Spoken Word poem by cecil hickman| Details | |

Lies

Only a few words
Spoken strong with liberty
Ever misleading

Short Spoken Word poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

Your lips

Close-clenched lips 
stop tongues' slips.

Volodymyr Knyr
2014

Short Spoken Word poem by SKAT A | Details | |

Sex Sells

Sex For Sale



"Those who say Sex Sells, buy it!"



~SKAT~

Short Spoken Word poem by Kira Price| Details | |

The Only Voice That I Have

Money may not be
Key. But it speaks loud and clear.
The mean green echos.

Short Spoken Word poem by harry horsman| Details | |

Silence

The spoken word can be lost in silence

But can silence in the spoken word be lost.

Short Spoken Word poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

A peach and a speech

The bigger the peach, 
the better the chance to catch up someone's speech.

Volodymyr Knyr
2014

Short Spoken Word poem by thriveni c.mysore| Details | |

beauty

Leaves know-
Not the beauty
Of flowers they hold.
Tongue knows-
Not the beauty
Of words, unspoken.

Short Spoken Word poem by Cameron Coolidge| Details | |

Silhouette

I am defined
In darkness.
Nothing
But an immaculate shadow;
A mere silhouette
Against the light
Of the world.

Short Spoken Word poem by Marissa Faries| Details | |

Be My Valentine

It is fine if thou cannot be mine, But if only for today can thine self be my valentine?

Short Spoken Word poem by Raymond Ngomane| Details | |

Deathbed Regrets

I
wish 
I 
never 
wished 
for 
this 
day
to
come 
sooner
so 
i 
can 
live 
all 
my 
dreams
wisely

(c) Raymond Ngomane

Short Spoken Word poem by robert johnson| Details | |

What makes me tick

The empty page of an old sage is what needs to be filled.
To instill peace and then engage in what should not be killed.

Short Spoken Word poem by Alexander Schwartz| Details | |

Catching Fire

Catching Fire
Some of us are watching the skies for works of fire
While some of us are quietly catching it.

Which are you?

Short Spoken Word poem by Raymond Ngomane| Details | |

Sorry

Forgive my senses/ 
I turn to hurt invisible angels/
Speak in turntable bible verses/
Painting stanzas in graffiti sounds/

Short Spoken Word poem by Abdulhafeez Oyewole| Details | |

Sans Servile

In sang-froid, sass cords:
Sangoma dashes siren,
Thunder crashes trunk;
Sarky banters with lippy.
Spim for Santa maidenhead.

Short Spoken Word poem by Daisy Marie Yant| Details | |

Another Quote from Daisy

Remember to do;
What you listen to.





Another word of wisdom I had my children to SPEAK so that they would remember it.

Short Spoken Word poem by Reason A. Poteet| Details | |

Spring's End, Kimo

Spring bellows plainly throughout the mid-west
Tornado Alley endures 
the voice of EF-4’s. 



6/2/13
for Kimo contest, Debbie Guzzi




Short Spoken Word poem by Ag Ki| Details | |

Kiss

Read my lips.
With your lips. 
They’re saying kiss,
Kiss me.
In the rain,
In the back of my car.
Read my lips that are saying,
Don’t break my heart. 

Short Spoken Word poem by Raymond Ngomane| Details | |

Mathematics

The 
Distance 
Between 
Your 
Dreams 
And 
Reality
Is 
Equals
To
Action
Divided
By
Multiple
Passions 
Obstacles
Subtracted 
To
Shape
Up 
Obsessions 
in
Repetition

Short Spoken Word poem by Raymond Ngomane| Details | |

Judgement

If only i could give you pictures of my thoughts/

If only the paint never dried up/

If you only gave me a chance to dance in my portraits/

I would be more than poetic/ 

Short Spoken Word poem by Mamelodi Marakalala| Details | |

My first 5 lines

I'm am not a writer, but I love to write.
I have no honor, but I love being right.
We just love it, right?
Telling others how to live life
and love only the things we like.

Short Spoken Word poem by Abdulhafeez Oyewole| Details | |

If Thought

If (all) thoughts are words
To (easily) come by exactly
As internally initiate,
Believe me, no word thinks,
Will go un-remind.

- Abdulhafeez Oyewole.

For: Giorgio Veneto's 
"Laconic Verse I" 
Contest.




Short Spoken Word poem by Zach Kindell| Details | |

Sin

Hate
For myself
Regret 
Every day.
Love
Lost again.
Losing
The way.
Thoughts
In my head.
Wont
Go away.
Emotion 
Wont stay
Cold
And alone.
Fualt 
Is my own
Heart
Broken again.
Drenched
In my sin.

Short Spoken Word poem by Marissa Faries| Details | |

Heartbreaker

If only I had stolen as many hearts, as I have stolen things.
Unfortunately, as soon as I learned to like things better than people,
I realized the hearts of others would only someday
Become just as broken as my own.

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