Beat Poems | Examples of Beat Poetry

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Categories: beat, america, courage, death, grief,
The Ultimate Sacrifice
by David G. Moore

The Ultimate Sacrifice

Arlington’s air was thick with death’s pathos,
Grief and pain shared once more in war’s great loss,
The great sacrifice of our nation’s brave,
Fending off...

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Categories: beat, 12th grade, allegory, allusion,
Mobius
by abel olivencia
Across a field
to stand and feel
Earth's early breathe to rise
A silky fog amidst the dew
that mirrors there the light
in every gathered golden drop
that clings to...

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Categories: beat, nature, winter,
HAIKU - WINTERS TRIBULATIONS
by Mick Talbot




HAIKU - WINTERS TRIBULATIONS

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bold... the jenny wren
brazenly makes itself heard
twelve grams of pleasure
~~~
the starling mimics
its feathers dusted heaven
iridescent hues
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ornithologists
bird watchers, spotters, twitchers
bird carers all
~~~
o the...

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Categories: beat, birthday,
An Hour
by Bernard F. Asuncion
A-n hour is so very short, 
R-unning time is fading fast; 
N-ever waste the given moment 
O-r chance that will never 
L-ast. 

T-ake or grab...

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Categories: beat, dream,
Premium MemberSweet Dreams
by Catie Lindsey
I'm not a statue any longer,
Frigidly frozen facing loss,
I'm just an average woman,
Struggling to beat the odds.
Touch my hand, it's warm and soft,
A little aged,...

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Categories: beat, writing,
Premium MemberAVANTE-GARDE OF VELLUM AND INK
by Kim Rodrigues
THE AVANTE-GARDE OF VELLUM AND INK 

The avante-garde of vellum and ink, like Cupid’s bow and arrow,
Carte blanche to choose the muse we love -...

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Categories: beat, bullying, friend, friendship,
The Toothless Bully
by Justin Abdool
The back of the bus,
Is where he’ll sit.

The cool kids are there,
He’s known to fit.

They are all unruly,
And like to cause havoc.

Peeking out the windows,
As...

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Categories: beat, blessing,
MUSIC SPEAK
by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr
It for all makes the call pop  rock or hip hop soul music is bold has the same beat MUSIC SPEAks...

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Categories: beat, baby, death, lost love,
Premium MemberTreyvon Anthony Favors To My Son Who Passed
by Brenda Chiri
Two hearts came together to beat as one.
Real love that overflowed producing a son.
Every fathers dream, every mothers joy.
Years spent wishing for a precious boy.
Vulnerable...

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Categories: beat, appreciation, beauty, dance, deep,
A thousand kisses deep
by Dominique Baptie
I have woken from a dream, holding a key
staring through unopened doors
at the sleeping dragon curled up inside of me.
on my back i bare her...

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Categories: beat, appreciation, art, blessing, poetry,
Premium MemberWhen Your Muse Refuses To Just Let You Rest
by Robert Lindley
When Your Muse Refuses To Let You Rest

Sick with pain, recent back injury gifting pain
yet I still do write, I struggle to write.
Even cutting against...

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Categories: beat, emotions, growth, inspirational, journey,
The Quiet Heart
by Steven Espinosa
The Quiet Heart   

Life with all of its storms
Keeps my heart always in reform 
The sadness of a loss
Fills my aching heart with...

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Categories: beat, beauty, bird, nature,
Premium MemberOur Little Hummingbirds- A Collaboration
by Laura Loo
In my garden I heard a fluttering,
          and with tiny chirps a little bird was muttering.
It...

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Categories: beat, age, appreciation, creation, cry,
The Dead's Plea
by Kelchi Eke
When my body shall lie still
Like a fallen wooden idol 
And all the air gone from my nostril
When I shall be planted, never to stir...

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Categories: beat, allusion, confusion, dark, devotion,
Detached reality
by Rozalia Polnik
Unravelled in conscious decision bend
  So much going on , I have to pretend
    There's no revert no green end 
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Categories: beat, bird, garden,
Premium MemberOur Little Hummingbirds - A Collaboration
by Broken Wings
In my garden I heard a fluttering,
      and with tiny chirps a little bird was muttering.
It was the smallest, sweetest...

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Categories: beat, abuse, addiction, america,
Hour Of Power A Salute To Eminem
by Mario Vitale
the course of of our lives
had to fight off a zombie sucker in the night
a crust of the bisquit isthe apostrophe
some folks like to get...

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Categories: beat, angst, bereavement, conflict, death,
Premium MemberThe Soldier's Death
by Emile Pinet
I can smell the coppery scent of blood
and the stench of death, excrement and piss,
a soldier lies dead, his face in the mud.
I mourn the...

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Categories: beat, travel,
Premium MemberCuracao
by Kim Rodrigues
Curaçao

flies a solitary seagull,
pregnant with island life.

graceful waves flutter,
the tide ties a rope,

tambú us into port. drums
beat out a dushi welcome.

night lights, like stars,
twinkle extra...

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Categories: beat, beauty,
Conjectures
by Jaro Tomko
Conjectures

In beat blows soothing
violet laden trumpet chord
Is where I be, slightly...
by ray beams sliced and slick
by flies bugged
and  punctured tune,
penetraiting an eye of a...

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Categories: beat, desire, freedom,
The commissar
by Wilson Waison
Dear commissar 
My poetry is filled with agitation and grievances.
To have stood amid, betwixt disillusionment and
Displeasure before. This plea seek not immunity 
Nor to pile...

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Categories: beat, fantasy, inspirational love, romance,
Novitiate
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
Wading through
turgid mainstream
Novitiate makes her 
way to the bottom rungs
of the Clean Team

Where dreams are 
captured a.m. p.m. .
on the run with 
weeping neutered minds
zero...

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Categories: beat, body,
Premium MemberBody Parts
by Mike Hauser
I have this brain
With which I sometimes think

A set of eyes
Stuck in sockets to see

Two healthy lungs
That know the key is to breath

To keep my...

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Categories: beat, poems,
Premium MemberA Touch Of Love
by Terry Godwin
When does the Torch of Love begin or end,
Everyone is born with one as I comprehend.
Love and kindness walk hand in hand together,
Enduring good and...

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Categories: beat, deep, encouraging, inspiration, inspirational,
Floyd Mayweather
by Alex Duffy
My pen strikes the page like a punch from Floyd Mayweather 
I box my way through the storm and spar with my obstacles to stay...

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Categories: beat, anxiety, introspection,
Premium MemberI have no answer
by James Swartz

I've lost it all 
Nothing more 
I have no answer

Manic mad so sad
To snare the quest
First of all in fare 

Beware the fall 
Bounced and...

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Categories: beat, love,
PROVE WE DO
by Fungayi Elias Ndhlovu
What we have done to us,
Loving on ransom,
Difficult to do when
We love to prove
We believe in us.
It is the way that things have had me,
When...

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Categories: beat, poems,
Profoundly deaf
by Wendy Rycroft
Profoundly deaf 
Picture by Alan L boles

Can you imagine,
Someone telling you...no,
Or someone saying...sorry....
Your...not good enough,

Can you imagine....
This little girl's heart
When they told her,
You cannot dance...
Your...

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Categories: beat, devotion,
Fragrance
by Harpreet Kaur
A gentle breeze, 
Slow and steady,
Turned and turned,
Turned the leaves over,
Over and over.

In every slight turn,
The rustle echoed rhythm-
The beat of a warm heart;
In every...

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Categories: beat, angel,
WONDER YOU
by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr
You prove to be heavenly your sweet gods treat make my heart beat your my love call my wall. My water fall  love things...

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Categories: beat, angel,
WONDER YOU
by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr
You prove to be heavenly your sweet gods treat make my heart beat your my love call my wall. My water fall  love things...

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Categories: beat, love,
Circle of Despair
by Krystal Dunning
I go round and round in a circle of Despair eventually I starting not to care people they talk they points they stare heed my...

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Categories: beat, how i feel, love,
Love Seasons
by robin davis
Every season of the year
I can not believe your here
Bringing joy and happiness
I am truly really blessed
Having you in my life
To always be your loving...

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Categories: beat, abuse, anger, child abuse,
Touched By Madness
by Janece Terry
In a day when mental illness 
was hidden behind a closed door,
A young girl lived but wished to die;
 she couldn't take it anymore.

No one...

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Categories: beat, deep, inspiration, inspirational, loneliness,
Roadkill
by Alex Duffy
A few obstacles on my path tried to Leave me as roadkill
Living a nightmare, Tragedies of my past replay, but I won't squeal
Depression beating me,...

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