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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,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member APT NAME LIMERICKS COLLABORATION -NB SOME POEMS WILL BE BAWDY
COME ON SOUPER'S LETS HAVE SOME FUN AND MAKE FOLK SMILE DURING SUCH DIFFICULT TIMES FOR US ALL. THERE ARE LOTS MORE APT NAMES ...

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Categories: get down, giggle, jobs,
Form: Limerick
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,
Form: Sonnet
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,
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Narrative



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,
Form: Couplet
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,
Form: Personification
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
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Quatrain
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,
Form: Rhyme
Seventeen Years
"Seventeen Years"
by:  Eric L. Boddie

In my younger years, satan had the tightest clinch upon my Soul
I was headed to destruction, but, then, my heart...

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Categories: get down, character, christian, inspiration, jesus,
Form: Couplet
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
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Rondeau Redouble
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,
Form: Free verse
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, , extended
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Alliteration
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,
Form: Epic
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,
Form: Free verse
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
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member Fraudulent




"Fraudulent"



A writer writes of people 
walking lonely dark streets
begging for bread, shelter and cold without all

like he’s been there
trudging up and downhill knocking on doors...

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Categories: get down, depression, family, friendship, home,
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: I do not know?
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,
Form: Rhyme