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Best Discus Poems

Below are the all-time best Discus poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of discus poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member HOLIDAY HORROR
We had just got married - was the month of June
This is the saga of our disastrous honeymoon

We started off in a hotel in Norwich
The...

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Categories: discus, holiday, humorous,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member Hyacinth
The winged god Zephyrus, handsome and graceful
gently flapped his wings, gliding across the meadows.
His eyes fell on naked youths splashing at play
in the sparkling water...

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Categories: discus, jealousy, love,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Life In An Aquarium
Yellow Butterflyfish and Snakeskin Discus
swim freely in this life I call an aquarium-
I see a Purple Regal Tang as the Pufferfish 
sang with a melody...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: discus, beauty, fish, imagination,
Form: Rhyme
ALCOHOL: FRIEND OR FOE
Led to believe 
you'd help me achieve
the grace of a ballerina
a voice operatic 
from my usual asthmatic 
cackle like a laughing hyena

Distaste despite
I endured your...

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Categories: discus, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
SENIORS OLYMPICS
SENIORS OLYMPICS

Images of fearsomely fit youth everywhere,
healthy people, all bronzed, featured
by the second, on screens and public spaces : 
fit and flash, but always ...

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Categories: discus, funny, sports,
Form: Free verse



Gemma Prescott
The club event at the Paralympics, 
Is unique only to the Paralympics, 
And is for people with cerebral palsy, 
Or for the brain injured traumatically....

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Categories: discus, body, desire, education, happiness,
Form: Heroic Couplets
Boss vs Employee
You've been invited to a hot debate:
 A dangerous war between two fighters.
Those who are fighting with extreme hate.
An inspiring topic for sci-fic writers!

One side is the boss,...

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Categories: discus, business, endurance, fun, funny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My garden of joy
I remember, I remember my garden of joy,                 ...

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Categories: discus, poetry,
Form: ABC
Anytime
I comprehend the days when rays do shine and Ra does set 
When inner soul and façade connect, 24 hours in one day gave me...

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Categories: discus, inspirationallife, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
Slipping Away

They gather there most every morn
The retirees at the coffee shop
To discus events and each others ills
Politics and the new traffic stop

It is a highlight...

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Categories: discus, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Beverley Jones
Beverley is a professional at the Paralympics, 
Because she’s been to five of them including Rio, 
And in London she made the podium’s antics, 
Since...

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Categories: discus, sports, strength,
Form: Quatrain
Freedom of the Dog
The wind sweeps over my bikini
and combs through my hair
This canoe ride.. is like a glass of red wine
The Naked grape my favourite kind.
I feel...

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© laura Hew  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: discus, happinesslife, people, life, people,
Form: Free verse
THE EVIL MEN
They denude our glory
Like bananas without peels.
They traded our holds
To hungry hawking men.

Kicked away our pride
Like the FIFA ball.
Threw away our honor
Like heavy discus disk.

Scattered...

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Categories: discus, abuse,
Form: Free verse
Dan Greaves
Discus Dan originally competed in able-bodied events, 
In the discus which meant him throwing a 2kg discus,
Rather than the Paralympian 1.5kg metal disc, contents,
And is...

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Categories: discus, body, health, motivation, sports,
Form: Heroic Couplets
Premium Member My Garden Of Joy
I remember, I remember my garden of joy,
It gave me great happiness when I was a boy
At the bottom of the garden was a delightful...

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Categories: discus, poetry,
Form: ABC
Kyron Duke
Kyron comes from Wales as he was born in Newport, 
And like his older cousin was born with achondroplasia, 
He followed Gareth into the Paralympics...

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Categories: discus, body, health, pride, sports,
Form: Quatrain
Holly Neil
Holly was the captain of TeamGB, 
In 2016 at the European Champs, 
In Grosseto in the centre of Italy, 
Where she did rock with amps....

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Categories: discus, sports, strength,
Form: Quatrain
Jo Butterfield
Jo was born in Yorkshire, England, 
In 1979, but moved up to Glasgow,
And in 2011 saw a spinal tumor take,
So embraced fully the Spinal Games.

Thrown...

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Categories: discus, body, health, sports, strength,
Form: Blank verse
Aled Davies
Aled was born in Bridgend in South Wales, 
With hemimelia, or without a right fibula, 
And throws shot put and discus F42 tales, 
By training...

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Categories: discus, birth, body, desire, health,
Form: Quatrain
for love sake
A tender note to discus

It’s lifting, 

and I fear death no more

The peace that takes its time

A rose which blossom, 

into a sweet scent

My affection...

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Categories: discus, love, sweet, sweet,
Form: Light Verse
Lie Ability

Pathological spit-steroid addict,
blame-shifting weightlifting fanatic
Decathlon cracked lip truth ... 
Jumping over another 
	high      cloudy crystal
	methane alibi 
aloof sprint hurdle 
Twisted...

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Categories: discus, allusion, perspective, truth, wisdom,
Form: Burlesque
Hulary Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha
Hilary Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha

Ambiguity
Have you heard of Hilary
Who was meant to be.

Shall we all survive
Congress always can connive
Crazy us will do drive.

So perpetual
Candidates...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: discus, encouraging,
Form: Haiku
Kieran Tscherniawsky
Kieran has a lot to do with Stoke Mandeville, 
As he has Cerebral Palsy, born in Boston town, 
He wants to be a fitness instructor...

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Categories: discus, body, health, joy, motivation,
Form: Quatrain
Board To Tilt
Board To Tilt

Around with each other should start to spar
Regarding what to do with all our PR
When and were business should discus
And also analyze and...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: discus, analogy,
Form: Couplet
After the England semi final


Dad has ordered a new shed,
he'll site it in the shade
replacing the one put out by
the local Fire Brigade.
The wheelie bin is full of food
almost...

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© Viv Wigley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: discus, football, humor,
Form: Rhyme