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Best Get Down Poems

Below are the all-time best Get Down poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of get down poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Love in the Silence of the Soul



As a young boy
Sitting in a pew
The winter darkness pressing down
Candlelight waves from hidden drafts
Shadows danced on the walls

I heard the words destined to me
“Be...

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Categories: get down, death, love, sorrow,



Premium Member If I Were The One For Nicola
If only I could make my way to Paris
To search the boulevards and rainy rues
I'd look to find my lonely heart an heiress
An Irish lass...

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Categories: get down, funny love,

When the Flowers of Youth Fell
When the Flowers of Youth Fell

Winter stayed late that year
courting Spring with a fury.
Beautiful gifts of snow
and dazzling ice, he gave her.
It was during such...

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Categories: get down, seasons, time, war,

Premium Member Love In The Trenches


Now this is my definition of love
It's much like wrestling in the mud
You get down and dirty
And say things quite flirty
Then it all comes together...

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Categories: get down, hilarious,

Premium Member PHEW WHAT'S THAT SMELL
A smell permeates through the house
I’m convinced it must be house mouse

I hunt high and then I hunt low
But the source of the smell it...

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Categories: get down, humorous,

A Magic Adventure Of Peter The Pan
A Magic Adventure of Peter The Pan/AKA Peta The Fwying Pan

Peter was a fine young pan with blue eyes
Like all the other pans his age,...

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Categories: get down, allegory, depression, faith, family,

Things I Have Learned
Don’t take a walk after a large glass of tea

If someone says, “sure take as many as you want” 
They probably don’t mean it

Darling you...

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Categories: get down, funny

Poets
Poets
Why is it poetry, is a like dirty word and talked of in undertones?
It’s like a naughty postcard, more flesh than there are bones.
Poets tend...

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Categories: get down, confusion, funny, art, art,

Premium Member DAILY DEWDROPS
Quote:  Every day is a page to write a new story.


DAILY DEWDROPS 

Freshly fallen snow,
no print left yet.
An empty box,
with no pretty bow.

I get...

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Categories: get down, emotions, writing,

Before and After
Bust to the extreme 
And collide with your foes 
Be ruthless and heartless
When smash on them hoes 
Leave no stone unturned 
When your searching for...

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Categories: get down, anger, conflict, crazy, hip

Life's Seven Seas
The sails are raised upon the ship "Unknown,"
to travel slowly on life's seven seas.
I look upon such things as I am shown,
in hopes to solve...

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Categories: get down, adventure, devotion, faith, inspirational,

Late night comedy show jokes
i am made up
in equal parts of what i believe 
and 
in equal parts, i believe in 
what i am made up of.

you break me...

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Categories: get down, anti bullying, judgement, social,

A Valentine Party --Free Love
Invitation to a Valentine Bash

(Direction to the Venue)

I live on the Heartland Estate
across from the Elysian Fields,
At the corner of Lovers Lane
and Pure Passion Boulevard
in...

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Categories: get down, love, valentines day,

Premium Member The Stone Unturned
There are three little words on tiny stones strewn along the floor
of a never-ending stream which runs through a misty moor.
A marvelous moor of uncertainty...

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Categories: get down, love, metaphor,

Premium Member Sept 11,the day the world stood still
It was a day like every other day, sunny and warm they said
New Yorkers smiling and happy, looking for their daily bread
Taxis were darting here...

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Categories: get down, america, evil, grief, hero,

another glorious attack
i write slam better than anyone around
i leave you screaming without the sound
no-one can handle my lyrical style
i outstrip you all by a country mile
spitting...

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Categories: get down, peopleme,

Premium Member Pampered Pussy
They call me pampered pussy,
“Such a PRETTY pet!” they purr,
All they see’s a funny feline,
Just a friend with fluffy fur.

Hear me humans! I AM HUNTER!
I...

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Categories: get down, cat, fun, funny, humor,

Walking the Streets of Dayton
Walking the streets of  Dayton
Warning my city of the Lord’s soon arrival
Explaining the Mark of the Beast
And tribulation survival
What’s it gonna take to escape...

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Categories: get down, angst, betrayal, how i

Premium Member If I Could Only Have Tomorrow
If I Could Only Have Tomorrow

I've loved you for so long now
I've loved you from afar.
Nights I've prayed to have you.
I've even wished upon a...

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Categories: get down, courage, crush, desire, emotions,

Virginia
Virginia's abound with hills that roll off her shoulders
Wet rocks glisten on the edge of the lazy water 
Translucent fish arching through the cold channels...

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Categories: get down, beautiful, old, summer, old,

Premium Member An Irish Robbery
The Irish bank was ripe and ready
For a hood whose hand was steady
And had a gun, not 'fraid to use it
Bent on living life or...

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Categories: get down, ireland, people,

No Other Man....(Adult Content)
No other man....Can make your heart smile like I do,
       Because I appreciate you and know your value!
No other...

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Categories: get down, girlfriend-boyfriend, lovelove,

Premium Member Holy is the lamb
Shape of Crucifixion
a balance 
of what is right
the good inside man
blessing myself 
in the name 
of Our Father
 
Begging mans forgiveness 
of the Son 
who...

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Categories: get down, faith, god, hope, endurance,

Sensitivity
                    I've been told I'm much...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: get down, feelings,

THE PRICE OF OIL, PART I
The nurse ordered her to push, push, push
in her best proper voice 
and linen balled in red fists knotted
and sweat falls from red face knotted...

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© Sean Swain  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: get down, angst, death, life, loss,