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Beat Poems | Examples of Beat Poetry

Beat Poems. Below are examples of poems about beat. This list of poetry about beat is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of beat poetry. This list of works about beat is a great resource for examples of beat poems and show how to write poems about beat. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Beat Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
What Did We Do To The World robin davis Rhyme beat, change, friendship, hate, love,
Kidney Stone Blues Sonia Walker Rhyme beat, health,
Brenda Chiri Slam Nick Trim Rhyme beat, hip hop, rap, slam,
Premium Member Poem SPIDERS we can beat them Dennis East Rhyme Royal beat, crush, emotions, fantasy, fun,
Premium Member Poem UNDER A DOME Line Gauthier Free verse beat, dark, death, feelings, life,
Premium Member Poem SERGEANT COOPER AND OFFICER HOUND James Edward Lee Sr. Limerick beat, adventure, caregiving, character, dog,
Premium Member Poem Well Versed Maureen McGreavy Senryu beat, poetry,
The Glowing Girl Delaney Dow Free verse beat, dance, happiness, inspirational, light,
Premium Member Poem time after time Lisa Ricci Free verse beat, encouraging, endurance, inspiration, motivation,
Premium Member Poem Human Nature When You Cry I'll Come Running Eve Roper Free verse beat, baby, cry, mother,

Chemical Malady
by Brandon Connor
Can’t function without it
The conjunctional life
And punctures confounding
A subjugal strife

My endurance depleting
My inevitable fallacies
Determined to beat this
Chemical malady

but

Deep down in the ditch
Is where I feel...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, addiction, anxiety, depression, drug,

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TELL HER I LOVE PART 2---
by James Edward Lee Sr.


TELL HER I LOVE HER  part 2---

I seen you in school one day;
My heart skipped a beat;
I'd go all out of my way;
Just to...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, appreciation, conflict, desire, emotions,

A Constrained Erg
by Babafemi Yinka Olubodun
For all these pain and beat, 
for all the scorn and beat, 
is it now a crime to learn to bow? 
Such a crafty hollow....

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Classicism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, conflict, cry, death, depression,

This Time, I Am Not Letting Her Go
by Michele Sherman
'do you want me?' she'll say 
and the answer will already be on the tip of my tongue, ready to shoot itself out and make...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, love,

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The Blushing Hours
by Nina Parmenter
An evening washed with pinkish gold,
  As smiles and smokey skies enfold
    Our world a little longer in
   ...

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Rubaiyat | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, august, autumn, eve, september,

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The Dilettante Diaries: Avian Notes on the Sensate Slip Stream : The Silent War in 3 Acts: Pt2
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
“I am the Alpha and the Omega, the First and the Last, the Beginning and the End.”



The Dilettante Diaries: Avian Notes on the Sensate Slip...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, bible, bird, evil, god,

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barbed wire triage
by Anthony Slausen
marginal men will always invite
a maelstrom of lye into your life
take pleasure in pithing and suffocating the being
never caring that hearts need freedom to beat

at...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, life,

SOUL MUSIC CHANGE ME
by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr
it music that gets underneat
has the right beat
to me its a treat
i listen to  what it say
do it everyday
no longer do i feel low
now...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, adventure, crush,

microsoft dictation poem part two
by jake aller
microsoft dictation poem part two 

When to the house
 and your lunch
 had a good lunch 
when the two D. Meyer 

we are only eight...

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Concrete | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, age, allegory, allusion, america,

Poison Melody
by Alessia Jay
A stream of consciousness 
caught unaware.
A heart beat, a dare,
To follow and seek
The mind below.
Desperate calls.
A hollow tone....

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, betrayal, desire, muse, music,

Bad Character
by arthur weil
Bristling, brazen bodily harm
Beat the diggings, darn his composure
Stalwart, states so smug, self satisfied
His wounded victim flees
Those with soul and feelings flee
His epitaphs burn deep
Like...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, political,

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A Precious Gift
by Gary Smith


I walked the countryside for miles
I forded streams, I straddled stiles,
Taking joy from every tree
Lost in nature's reverie.

A woodpecker's staccato beat
Put rhythm in my weary...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, beauty, nature,

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Rainy Day Carpe Diem
by Sheri Fresonke Harper
Though the wind comes from the far north,
whips your cheeks, ruffles your wet clothes,
so you cower shoulders to ears
within your coat, warm coat, safe coat,
take...

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Carpe Diem | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, life, rain, song, water,

D'Amor
by Adeyemi Joshua
Love intoxicates
Makes your heart palpitate, 
Makes your emotions radiate, 
Scaling highest current, electrocuting feelings. 

Love is bad
Love is hard
Love is bald
Love is mad. 

Tune you...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, love, love hurts,

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Unwritten ink
by Silent One
There you were - dancing,
unaware of the intense rain.
Despite grey clouds grimacing,
your radiant glamour enticed emotions.

Emeralds and sapphires shimmered
through those luminous eyes.
First glimpse of your...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, love, romance,

My Son
by Ohseannah Hannaesho
My son, 
extraordinary occurrence
coming from the unknown
going toward the unknown,
Perhaps born from the divine predicament
Perhaps from pure coincidence.

My son…
I cannot mention your name
I cannot glance...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, graduation, love, son,

Hate
by Elena Welsh
Hate me all you want
I guarantee you that you
won't beat my self hate...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, self,

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Rapture in Raindrops
by Brandy Nicole



These eyes watch the fierce rain
passing through
as earth moves, vibrating once more
my being shakes again
sensing you
somehow, yes- stronger than before

This heart, the beat quickens
with each...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, emotions, longing, love, passion,

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Twenty Poetic Devices of My Woe
by Laura Loo
My heart is an ebon swallowed night where nobody ever goes,       
raging in a recondite rift like ripples resounding...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, poetry, sorrow,

More than a one night stand
by Alex Duffy
I hope one day I have you next to me with pictures of our kids on our night stand
I've made mistakes in love in the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beat, courage, dedication, deep, for