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Best Beat It Poems

Below are the all-time best Beat It poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of beat it poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member I heard I might find a poet here Part 3

"May I?" she asked motioning to my dog-eared notepad as a child might
asking for a cookie expecting to be told it would spoil her dinner
I...

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Categories: beat it, beauty, poetry,
Form: Epic



Premium Member Retired
Throw me high, higher still
Let me breathe again, 
Let me gain
height, I will
Live, smile, laugh, be filled
        ...

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Categories: beat it, dance,
Form: Rhyme
Elegy for Michael Jackson (4)
Refrain
You shimmering waves on the ocean blue
Dance not again, he cannot dance with you
You weeping forests where the winds wail too
Let your bright tears fall...

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Categories: beat it, death, dedication, historylife, dance, world, old,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Search for love is never black or white
The search for love is never black or white.
I'm just looking for a pretty young thing.
It's human nature to desire what is right.
Forget Billie Jean,...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: beat it, love, music, tribute,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member The Unconquerer
You left glitter in my shadow
This treason was over apples, initially.
Don't give me that doleful look.
Stars are born with your every breathe.
Your sadness mocks the...

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Categories: beat it, family,
Form: Free verse



This thing inside him
This thing inside him, would just not let go
would creep up and wake him, but no one would know.
'just one more' he would say in...

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Categories: beat it, addiction, deep, desire, emotions, feelings, for
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Mercenary Heart
Battered and bruised and broken before
My courageous heart, comes back for more
It soldiers on but finds no peace
Losing time and again, the battles never cease
A...

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Categories: beat it, anxiety, love hurts,
Form: Rhyme
Lament of my life

                      Lament of my...

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Categories: beat it, earth, emotions, encouraging, health, heartbroken, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Belle of the Ball

Outside the walls stood a handmaiden gazing
Twisting her skirt between fingers so frail
Patches of burlap were sewn on the garment
Cut from a sack of a...

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Categories: beat it, humor,
Form: Rhyme
twisted
Twisted words with hidden meanings
Not lies, but still deceiving.
I lie in bed I’m dreaming
Those eyes are all I'm seeing.
You tried to be misleading
I died inside...

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© Sag Capone  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: beat it, lost love, love
Form: Free verse
Premium Member It can't be over
It can't be over

You say you can't trust me,
that, suddenly I've changed
what gives you that impression?
it's you that's acting strange!

You know I've always loved you,
more...

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Categories: beat it, absence, break up, confusion, heartbreak, i
Form: Lyric
My Love
A bird flew over me,
It's shadow gave spirit to me.
I ran continuously  to beat it,
But, I couldn't.It was over than my limit.

I was too...

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Categories: beat it, beautiful, bird, friend, friendship love, miracle,
Form: Rhyme
My Divide
Sitting here inside myself I suffer from the air around me as it steals my breath, Wonder if anyone notices this pain tormenting me so...I'm...

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Categories: beat it, conflict, corruption, dark, depression, emotions, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Like, Like, How Could She?
Like, this one time, in band camp 
I asked this girl out and she like, 
Said no, and I like 
Like totally liked her, and...

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Categories: beat it, loss, lost love, teen, lost, lost,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I heard I might find a poet here Part 3

Note: If you haven’t please check out part 1 and 2 
before reading this. It will make more sense that way Thanks.

"May I?" she asked...

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Categories: beat it, good night,
Form: Free verse
Never Suicide
Suicide is an action with no return 
it’s not glory or the release you yearn
chapters of life all take their turn
happiness love heartbreak concern.

And though...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: beat it, depression,
Form: Rhyme
Forgotten Not
No Matter How Many Times I Slip Up
You Never Give Up, No Not On Me
I Cry With All My Might
And Its Almost Like You See
Yet...

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Categories: beat it, me, friend, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Michael Jackson Gone Too Soon (Seventh Heaven)
“Heal The World” like in Heaven
A “Thriller” many believed he was too “Bad”
The King of Pops “Black or White” 
Seven times he cried—“The Way You...

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Categories: beat it, dedication, life, loss, lost love, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Nit Picks and Picnics
~~Upon the banks of big piney slough,
   I recall a picnic with old blue,
   and my granddaughter at age two.
 ...

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Categories: beat it, funnydog, dog, granddaughter,
Form: Monorhyme
PLAY-BOY 1
You know why I run game? It's 'cause I'm a player
I'm the night in shining armor, she's a dragon, I'm gon' slay her
That means when...

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Categories: beat it, emotions, friendship, humorous, life, metaphor, money,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Baby Bug or My Pet Race Roach
Well, I've been in jail since Juvember,
And I've pulled thru Maynever,
And now it's past September,
And I wonder if I'll ever,
Get out of here,

Yea, this place...

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Categories: beat it, funny, imagination, petsrace,
Form: Rhyme
Side Effects
she told me she was living with cancer
not dying from it and she would beat it
sometimes people don't realize the promises
they are making when they...

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Categories: beat it, cancer, emotions, loss,
Form: Free verse
a bride
she pads her bra
and smiles at her reflection - -
here comes the bride

my mum had breast cancer around 16 years ago and beat it :...

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© jack horne  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: beat it, cancer, mum,
Form: Haiku
No one lives forever
My cloak as been removed, my invincibility laid bare.  
My life clock is in overdrive is this my time to breath my last fresh...

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Categories: beat it, angel, death, farewell, funeral, heart, heaven,
Form: Villanelle
life
Life is worth it
When I live for you
It’s how I know that this is love proven true
But there you fly now in the sky
Showing me...

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Categories: beat it, death, depression, faith, fear, life, loss,
Form: Double Dactyl