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islamic january
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Short Spoken Word Poems

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Short Spoken Word poem by FJ Thomas| Details | |

I Stand - Spoken Word

Removed by author

Short Spoken Word poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |


All Porto geese 
speak Portuguese.

Volodymyr Knyr

Short Spoken Word poem by Robert Heemstra| Details | |

Choose Your Word

A spoken word
or a written word
which one would you rather?

Short Spoken Word poem by cecil hickman| Details | |


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

Short Spoken Word poem by Robert Heemstra| Details | |

To Write or to Speak

the spoken word
or the written word
which carries the most weight?

Short Spoken Word poem by SKAT A | Details | |

Sex Sells

Sex For Sale

"Those who say Sex Sells, buy it!"


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 | |


The spoken word can be lost in silence

But can silence in the spoken word be lost.

Short Spoken Word poem by Thomas Martin| Details | |

Youth Minister

youth minister
relentlessly nice
afraid to spit on sidewalk
sermon spins zen

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

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


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

Short Spoken Word poem by Thomas Martin| Details | |

Not One

not one
for pickup lines
(need to start drinking first!)
say "Love decorate my room tonight"

Short Spoken Word poem by Cameron Coolidge| Details | |


I am defined
In darkness.
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


(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 Diane M Quinlan| Details | |




Thinking matters lots
Ruling out mistakes made once
Putting one ahead!

Short Spoken Word poem by Raymond Ngomane| Details | |


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

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 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 Reynaldo Mast| Details | |

My Own Foot Quote

Washing your feet do not smell
You will be alive to tell
With soap smell of rose
Keeps your feet compose
Wear shoes that fit well

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. 

for Kimo contest, Debbie Guzzi

Short Spoken Word poem by Ag Ki| Details | |


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. 

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