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Best Keep It Down Poems

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


Steamed Ferret
Steamed Ferret

Very steamy hot thoughtful stuff
get me hotter sure enough
getting hard to  keep it down
feral  ferret will swim or drown

would you like to...

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Categories: keep it down, adventureme,
Form: Rhyme



Our Bed
As I strip the mattress bare
and watch the pile 
of sheets, pillowcases, 
blankets and pillows grow
I find myself thinking of you...
and me.

What comes to mind
is...

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© Mary Nagy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: keep it down, family, friendship, happiness, hope, life, love,
Form: Free verse
Next Year
This is the second in a trilogy of football poems.All the need to be read to get the full story.

Now they've lost in the playoffs
It...

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Categories: keep it down, football, sports,
Form: Rhyme
Weed
  

I love weed; Afghan Red to be precise
It is my favourite illegal vice
I do it in the bath and in the hall
I smoke...

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Categories: keep it down, addiction, humorous,
Form: Verse
Black Magic
BLACK MAGIC

You work like temptation.
Souls like yours produce money and smoke.
Your laugh is a trigger for gun shots,
a whisper for promises never kept.

I remember when...

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© Lyon Brave  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: keep it down, art, city, hero, integrity, slavery, trust,
Form: Blank verse



My Sorrowful Soul
“Sometimes, a hug can mend a sorrowful soul like mine” – J W M Earnings
What’s the point of sorrow when I have tomorrow to look...

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Categories: keep it down, angst, anxiety, deep, depression, grief, lonely,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Nail
I want to write a funny poem now
after reading Darryl's poem
Why do men think there is no tomorrow?
Because they always want it today
What does a...

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Categories: keep it down, faith, fun, funny,
Form: Free verse
My secret crush
I think about you everyday
I plan out what to say
You have no idea, you have no clue
Just how much I think about you
I try not...

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Categories: keep it down, beauty, courage, crush, cute love, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Despising Authority
Mankind has a great aversion
refusing authority’s commanding rule
thinking they always know best
but in reality they’re not really cool

The human heart is filled with pride
authority has...

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Categories: keep it down, god, hate, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member What's Going On
March 1985.
The God-voice had been yelling at me to go to the library since I got the third child bathed and in bed,
And I had...

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Categories: keep it down, god, how i feel, journey, lost,
Form: Free verse
Susurrous Mind
Now it is time for a sleeping spell. 
Blessed sleep, come and my cognizance quell.
I shall lie and await.
I shall quietly hate.
These moments before the...

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Categories: keep it down, how i feel, psychological, sleep, write,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Not Yer Fancy Highfalutin Writer


I write about everyday happenings
That's my style and I'm sticking with it
I'm not yer fancy, highfalutin writer
Down to earth stuff is what I emit

I sometimes...

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Categories: keep it down, humorous,
Form: Quatrain
fin - debut
fin - début

what human has created, sapien can asunder
it's not ours to keep forever defaulted
through ignorance, avarice, prideful blunder
it's only some created civilization after all

the...

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© Goode Guy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: keep it down, imagination, inspirational, introspection, life, visionary,
Form: Quatrain
Bystander
they fall upon me, each bent on doing harm
I fight them, for what I know now, as my life
kicking, stomping, flailing, smashing
their fury only increased...

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Categories: keep it down, violence,
Form: Free verse
A SILVER DOLLAR IN A PENNY POND
"A SILVER DOLLAR IN A PENNY POND"


they say life can be exquisite. 
they say life can be a sensation. 
they say life can be otherworldly.
when...

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Categories: keep it down, boyfriend, crazy, depression, girlfriend, good morning,
Form: Free verse
My Blue Dress
I never seem able to stop a fall, my life is just a mess

Even though I don't look it- smiling in my blue dress



I comb...

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© J. Dover  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: keep it down, confusion, fear, sad,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member The Noise
The noise is a wound that won't heal
Vibrations don't let scars take hold
Held by a grip that tightens at will
No mind over matter
Because my mind...

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Categories: keep it down,
Form: Dramatic monologue
the LIQUIDITY of LIES
    THE LIQUIDITY OF LIES

To be precise It is now exactly half past never
And see, I’ve been trying to tell you that...

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Categories: keep it down, angst, planet, daffodils,
Form: Sijo
Timeless Pleasures Surround Us
A giddy grin escapes the persecutor of demise
A giddy smile comes from those who do not sign
They laugh at you when no ones around
They poke...

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Categories: keep it down, lifeworld, lost, lost,
Form: I do not know?
Hunger 4
       Hunger 4

So much food such little time
With so much on my mind
As I consumed the New York Times...

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Categories: keep it down, anger, desire, feelings, food, health, image,
Form: Free verse
Teachings
Epilepsy is something I never had
And for that I will always be glad.
I've been shot, fell off a cliff and even been in a house...

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Categories: keep it down, fear, student,
Form: Couplet
Hair We Go Again
He woke up in the morn in the dog house
wondering why and what this was all about
his wife said I have a bone to pick...

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Categories: keep it down, humor, moon,
Form: Light Verse
For The Girls Like Me
Yesterday in a bar, a boy asked me if I had a good relationship with my father 
His question caught me off guard and before...

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© Alex Blare  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: keep it down, anger, sad,
Form: Blank verse
Alzheimer's Domino Effect Chapter 2
Live up to your highest potential
Live for the future
Now is your time to shine
Hoping hopelessly for you to be mine…

But…


I’m hesitant…unmovable air…
Leaves us in this...

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Categories: keep it down, words,
Form: Free verse
the liquidity of lies
    THE LIQUIDITY OF LIES

To be precise It is now exactly half past never
And see, I’ve been trying to tell you that...

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Categories: keep it down, angst
Form: Free verse