Get Your Premium Membership

Best Slam Poems

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


Like A Girl
Like A Girl 

I play like a girl, I hit like a girl
You say I throw like a girl, 
And, when I run -- I...

Read More
Categories: slam, beautiful, girl, identity, rights,



Premium Member To all the heart breakers -a ZOMBIE's valentine
Wouldn't you rather~

Wouldn't you rather be dead?
Maybe shoot yourself in the head?
Over my dead heart, I'd never want to be a zombie like you.
The sight...

Read More
© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, anger, death, horror, humorous,

I Wore Your Skin
~I wore your skin~

Brother, I wore your skin last night
Nothing but friction, blood -dry ink
Announcing a crush "Silence by the Sky!"
Integrity denied, endangered enemy

Brother, I...

Read More
Categories: slam, anger, bullying, dark, deep,

PINK LACE
**Every pace change --is the voices of poets sharing his/her Ribbon** 

"PINK LADIES"  
  
The phone rings, 
The clock dings,

I scream, scream, and...

Read More
Categories: slam, anger, bullying, cancer, death

Playing Human
Introducing: Nate & Linda

The smile on my lips
is forced and coerced
I pretend to pay attention
give the best possible advice
everyone praises me
I'm so kind, polite and...

Read More
Categories: slam, humanity, humorous, life, pride,

Premium Member Floccinaucinihilipilification And Very Little Bread
Floccinaucinihilipilification And Very Little Bread
       ( First of Three Poem Trilogy )

I

I've no problem with bardolatry fans
their barmecide and...

Read More
Categories: slam, appreciation, art, character, meaningful,

Premium Member Ungrateful child
I woke up that day with tears in my eyes,
after I heard about your father's demise.
Guess you've never understood,
the point of being his blood.

I remember...

Read More
© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, anger, death, death of

Across The Border
"La Voz"

La Noche sin agua --- I spill my loving lips
Dancing, laughing and celebrating life 
I am his queen, aka' dulce Nina
A night he must...

Read More
Categories: slam, anger, corruption, how i

Diamond Cut
"A Broken Demo"

In a desperate cry for help
She hires every jeweler
A cheap sheep crying, Wolf!
Using old repeating politic
utilizing lies * manipulation 
To cover the Glass...

Read More
Categories: slam, abuse, evil, leadership, political,

Pretty Poet
Where Have All The Pretty Poets Gone? 

A real poet are you, charismatic over everything you serve
Showcasing, a rainbow that folds the perfect world wide...

Read More
Categories: slam, angel, how i feel,

Anxiety
This is what it feels like to have your heart racing 
and not knowing when or if it will ever slow down.
Your fatigued body can...

Read More
Categories: anxiety, slam,

my only hope
I fell asleep one dreary day
I lost my will, I lost my way
I ran from all I ever knew
And feared the call I was supposed...

Read More
Categories: faith, life, rap, slam,

Poet -This Poem is About You
-Dear, Mr & Mrs Poet- 

Do you ever question where it comes from?
This poem's about you, sit down and get a load off 
Tranquilize your...

Read More
Categories: slam, dedication, deep, inspirational, metaphor,

Premium Member Toilet Bowl Committee
Toilet Bowl Committee (aka: Uptown Hood)

A lavatory confinement
my$h!tdontstinkcomode.com
---
If you want to moderate this place, pick up the pace
From the mouth down to the @$$
Your so...

Read More
© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, abuse, anger, angst, how

Who Am I
I am the ring around Saturn
spinning words as particles of ice and dust
with the power to transcend

I am the original chosen to be right here...

Read More
© humble b  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, black african american, faith,

The Unknown
-"x+2 = 4"-

Enigmas of the soul
Do you know how it feels?

Never tasted before
Invisible Sun


PD...

Read More
Categories: slam, adventure, beautiful, celebration, irony,

Premium Member This Buds For You
-This buds for you!-
-It takes one to know one!-
-I know you are, but what am I?-

A second hand, on my stopwatch, going nowhere!
You are a...

Read More
© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, abuse, addiction, anger, conflict,

A Legend In His Own Mind
Who was that masked man?!?
Brian Williams, rides again.

He was in Amilia Earhart's plane;
even rode with the Dalton Gang.

The day the Titanic went down;
In the rescue...

Read More
Categories: silly, slam, drug,

Premium Member BLEEDING LOVE - COLLABORATION WITH POET DESTROYER A
Pierced by shards of shattered glass 
Deeper and deeper you stab me 
With lies and venomous words 
Dissecting my heart piece by piece 
Crushed like...

Read More
Categories: dark, slam,

Premium Member Mental Hospital Bills
dadgum doctors, heads up their butts
poking, prodding, pricking skin
neurologist a psychopath
gets pleasure as electric volts pass through my body

family doctor showed little concern
made me paranoid...

Read More
Categories: education, sad, slam, me,

Shells of Alamein lest we forget
Lest we forget

When the Shelling 
And the Din of gunfire
Finally stopped 

His mind was shot
A hollow broken shell
Stood

Crooked in the corner of some foreign land
Every...

Read More
Categories: slam, war,

I Was A Victim Of Slander
First off,
you think you won but you'll never kill,
you tagged teamed up for two years & still,
I fought, out thought & upstaged your skill,
a war...

Read More
© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: me, psychological, slam, truth,

Guess Who's Back, Offence And Pain Aint Two Of The Same
Who'd have thought words make them react like this,
failing to see my wit, just the unattractiveness.
An eye for crudeness that'll overpower the humorous.
I'm sure within...

Read More
© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, words,

This is me
You wake up in the morning to look in the mirror,
To say "This is me".
To Compare yourself to what you think you should be.
"I'm fat.",
"I'm...

Read More
Categories: slam, beauty, change, happiness, inspirational,

Premium Member Woodstock
~Woody Wood From the Hood~

Deep, inside yourself, you walk a sour way of life,
Carving my name, on every tree with a hunting knife
You log in,...

Read More
© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, abuse, animal, bird, character,