Free Verse Basketball Poems
These Free Verse Basketball poems are examples of poetry about Free Verse Basketball. These are the best examples of Basketball Free Verse poems written by international poets.
A Faded Polaroid Snapshot
basketball, car, flower, house,
Long, winding gravel driveway
decrepit old Mercury station wagon
Touch and Go
12th grade, basketball,
When the game begins, I do not fret,
The ball about to be tipped.
It bounces toward me, and I immediately feel
The urge to drive and kick.
My Pet Poems, WOODY
basketball, dog, forgiveness, peace,
My Pet Poems, WOODY
Not long after our heart-stealing beauty
Watson passed, Jim drove me off from
The breeder’s and I sat in the passenger seat
With a cocker,...
basketball, god, humanity,
Silvery foreshadows of innocence
The birthplace of my poetry.
It's starlight, of tides and times.
Moonlight and God are spinning
The perfect poetic chrysalis,
Of dreams and peace.
A Change of Heart
basketball, change, dream, emotions, growing
Today was the same as every other day in quarantine. Wake up. Change into different PJs. Eat. Watch Netflix. Eat. And eat again. Go to...
My Pet Poems, Barkley
basketball, christian, dog, love,
He was barely nine weeks old
When Jim set him down inside the front door
And he came in, not timidly
To this new home with all its...
basketball, word play,
A Son of Virginia Who is Loved in Philly
appreciation, basketball, career, christian,
He was born a bouncing baby boy in the year 1975 in Hampton Virginia.
To two loving parents Ann Iverson and Allen Broughton.
While growing up in...
The Great White North Can Relax Now
The great white North can relax now,
The raptors lost their seventh game
And like the other also rans…
Go play some golf out on some greens.
analogy, basketball, dedication, metaphor,
* For basketball legend Kevin Garnett *
Intensity ... defined
excuses were for gods and gamblers
(lesser giants with fairer feuds)
HE ... was of a wholly-invested mettle and...
basketball, beauty, confidence, metaphor,
I was not meant to be beautiful
So when I cut my hair
To sculpt my face perfectly
When I slip-on that satin lingerie...
A Tribute to Kobe
absence, basketball, bereavement, destiny,
For His forty-one years, he
thrilled us with his moves on the court.
For such a Life as this, no one wants to say goodbye.
This Champion is...
ADVICE FOR LIFE
Life is like a hot cup of coffee.
Don't rush it, enjoy it slowly.
Feel the warmth.
Make it last as long as you can,...
basketball, adventure, africa, america, angel,
Kapaligiran, Kay gandang pagmasdan
Lalo na kung ito'y maayos at malinis
Subalit kulang yata sa aral o disiplina ang mga Pilipino
Maraming basura ay nagkalat, mga plastik at...
abortion, allegory, basketball, birthday,
I did not leave you money
I did not leave you a house
I did leave you a car
But I did leave you with Knowledge of God...