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Short Spoken Word Poems

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Short Spoken Word poem by Suki Spangles| Details | |

YouTube poetry channel info and link

Link to performed poem above. Cheers!

Copyright © Suki Spangles | Year Posted 2015

Short Spoken Word poem by Robert Heemstra| Details | |

Why I Stutter

fear of talking
sarcasm at me
is that why I stutter?

Copyright © Robert Heemstra | Year Posted 2015

Short Spoken Word poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

Geese

All Porto geese 
speak Portuguese.

Volodymyr Knyr
2014

Copyright © Volodymyr Knyr | Year Posted 2014


Short Spoken Word poem by chad obrien| Details | |

Life is

Yesterday was sad,
But today I am happy.
A roller-coaster

Copyright © chad obrien | Year Posted 2015

Short Spoken Word poem by Robert Heemstra| Details | |

Choose Your Word

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

Copyright © Robert Heemstra | Year Posted 2015

Short Spoken Word poem by Marissa Faries| Details | |

Foresight

I hear echoes of the future,
As we continue moving forward.

Copyright © Marissa Faries | Year Posted 2016

Short Spoken Word poem by cecil hickman| Details | |

Lies

Only a few words
Spoken strong with liberty
Ever misleading

Copyright © cecil hickman | Year Posted 2013

Short Spoken Word poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

Your lips

Close-clenched lips 
stop tongues' slips.

Volodymyr Knyr
2014

Copyright © Volodymyr Knyr | Year Posted 2014

Short Spoken Word poem by SKAT A | Details | |

Sex Sells

Sex For Sale



"Those who say Sex Sells, buy it!"



~SKAT~

Copyright © SKAT A | Year Posted 2015

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?

Copyright © Robert Heemstra | Year Posted 2015

Short Spoken Word poem by Marissa Faries| Details | |

How Artists Are Alike

Life of a great artist, is more 
Of a mess than they rather confess.

Copyright © Marissa Faries | Year Posted 2015

Short Spoken Word poem by Robert Heemstra| Details | |

Verbal Abuse

once said its too late
a name can't be taken back
for words never die

Copyright © Robert Heemstra | Year Posted 2015

Short Spoken Word poem by Marissa Faries| Details | |

I Miss You

Know you have problems, I have issues,
But the truth is I’m missing you.

Copyright © Marissa Faries | Year Posted 2015

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.

Copyright © Kira Price | Year Posted 2014

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.

Copyright © harry horsman | Year Posted 2012

Short Spoken Word poem by Marissa Faries| Details | |

Nocturnal

Should be sleeping,
But I’ve found more meaning in the stars
Than I ever have in dreams.

Copyright © Marissa Faries | Year Posted 2015

Short Spoken Word poem by Raymond Ngomane| Details | |

Slam on Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMLFA6A-FG8

Performed & Written by 

Raymond Ngomane

Copyright © Raymond Ngomane | Year Posted 2015

Short Spoken Word poem by Thomas Martin| Details | |

Youth Minister

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

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

Short Spoken Word poem by Dillon Lovett| Details | |

Ancient Stage


Copyright © Dillon Lovett | Year Posted 2016

Short Spoken Word poem by Olugbenga Hodonu| Details | |

My marital vow


I love you...
Whatever...
However...
Whenever...
Whichever...
Whereever...
Forever...

Copyright © Olugbenga Hodonu | Year Posted 2015

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?

Copyright © Marissa Faries | Year Posted 2014

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

Copyright © Volodymyr Knyr | Year Posted 2014

Short Spoken Word poem by Marissa Faries| Details | |

Discern

Know well when a melody is sad.
Hear the hollowness of the echoes.
Feel the depth in those very notes.

Copyright © Marissa Faries | Year Posted 2015

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.

Copyright © thriveni c.mysore | Year Posted 2015

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"
"Sorry"

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015