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Best Slam Dunk Poems

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


Premium Member Slam Dunk
I suppose that I'll never understand


     Why one would pen slam for foe or friend


      ...

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Categories: slam dunk, on writing and wordsslam, slam,
Form: Limerick



Premium Member SLAM Dunk
There once was a poetry called SLAM
Driven to the depths and damned
    Is it akin to converse
    This SLAM,...

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Categories: slam dunk, funny, on writing and words
Form: Limerick
Clue Me Inn Plz SLAM SLAM DUNK
Does anyone have the slightest clue ?

Exactly what the hell is going on ?

And if you do ?

Can you please lend me some money ?

Because...

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Categories: slam dunk, slam,
Form: Free verse
Future Superstar
The world welcomes a newborn baby boy. 
To the mother and father, he is a bundle of joy. 
Right now of course, he is so...

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Categories: slam dunk, baby, basketball, football, future, sports,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member CONTEST BATTLES
CONTEST BATTLES

I am a child in weaving poetry,
trying and trying my arms of bravery.
Hundreds, I posted to jail your eyes
to cease a moment; raise your...

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Categories: slam dunk, feelings, freedom, poetry, words, write,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Racking, Fracking, Frickers, Dickers
Racking, fracking, fricker dickers -
there it goes again stirring all my inner jitters; 
my pc, tablet, phone and friends
blank screens locked immovable in place again
while...

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© DM Babbit  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam dunk, allusion, analogy, internet,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member PONTIAC MIDDLE SCHOOL ALL STARS
Promo

Point guards and shooting guards
     On the floor
No visiting team hits 
     or scores
If a shoot is...

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Categories: slam dunk, character, confidence, future, meaningful, middle school,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Basketball Bob
Basketball Bob  

Slam dunk, arm is stuck
Reach up high toward backboard jumps
Basketball Bob scores
 
2/28/18...

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Categories: slam dunk, basketball, celebration, celebrity,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Amateur Haircut
Sometimes just a trim; others, a drastic clip;
around-the-world trip with one mighty snip.
	
Children and scissors together, tempt fate;
by the time you check, it's already too...

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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam dunk, children, granddaughter, hair,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member A WORTH WHILE WEDNESDAY
Major misery must have been mounting on Monday.
The traffic jam miraculously DIDN'T end until terrific Tuesday.
The traffic at 4pm was winding way westward which was...

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Categories: slam dunk, anxiety, basketball, car, celebration, good night,
Form: Alliteration
You da bomb

Well, there is only one way to say this
the best one man can
to put this down in words
to explain it to you my woman...

Okay, you're...

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Categories: slam dunk, desire, humor, love,
Form: Free verse
Youtuber
Youtuba
love it mate  get on youtube and relate,
johnson did an he's no kid,
just the one  to esasperate?

me youtube on johnsondon2 you'l find, ...

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Categories: slam dunk, adventure,
Form: Ballad
DADDY
The first man in your life,
who would carry you upstairs,
and tuck you in.

He scared away the monsters
under the bed,
and closed the closet door
to keep the...

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Categories: slam dunk, daughter, father, love, nostalgia, people, thank
Form: I do not know?
How A Cowboy Loves, Part II
...The last day they rode slowly back,
still giving each other naughty looks,
a love affairs go, theirs was intense,
truly one for the record books.
Merrick hesitated to...

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Categories: slam dunk, depression, heartbreak, loss, love, love hurts,
Form: Cowboy
Mask
Mask

	We all have our ups and downs,
Sometimes we smile, sometimes we frown,
	Here’s the story,
We all have our doubts and worries,
	May never have an wonderful day,
While...

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Categories: slam dunk, allusion, earth day, identity, image, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Playground Bench
Little Lilly wanted to go, to the playground, to have some fun the other day.
And all the other Trolls wanted to tag along, for it...

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Categories: slam dunk, adventure, fantasy, funny, humorous, imagination, uplifting,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Adjust Your Attitude Dance Class
I walk into the AYA studio, apprehensive as I have never taken a dance class.
"Come on it!" Suzette, our dance master says. On the wall...

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Categories: slam dunk, dance, funny, humorous, introspection, self, woman,
Form: Lyric
Nameless Drug
Like a star in Hollywood

I never thought I would

watch you like a TV screen

yet it makes me wanna scream.

So close, yet so far.

Makes me wanna...

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Categories: slam dunk, adventureme, star, day, me, star, drug,
Form: I do not know?
Enigma Variant
I have seen the light, the clarity of day 
blazed white a cosmic causeway 
to sub-cortex target secreted behind 
this idiot-box of a clouded mind....

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© Tony Bush  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam dunk, life, love, mystery, universe,
Form: Verse
Ancient Mental Technicians and Wishing Magicians
Intelliangelical state of mind/ state of shine
A Crooked cuffed commitment won't be my contentment
Time will tell truth 
Proof it's in the put-in
Please no cardiac arrest...

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Categories: slam dunk, america, angel, blessing, conflict, corruption, creation,
Form: Rhyme
Funny, how? Like...here to amuse you?
In the glitzy neon dust bowl of Vegas
or the mean streets of New York,
or the cold Chicago sprawl;
wise guy kings and slam-dunk queens
hold court on...

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© Tony Bush  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam dunk, death, parody, social,
Form: Verse
Premium Member IMAGINATION
How can I sing without a voice
How can I paint without a brush
How can I slam dunk without a net
How can I fly without wings
How...

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© Alexis Y.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam dunk, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
in the scuffle
presense-
not one of the 5
senses- void
(destroyed)
unemployed due to
lack of necessity.
everywhere i go, they
stare, they see the
stain that's still
there. ears prick,
the mutts begin 
to lick their...

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Categories: slam dunk, allegory, angst, introspection, life, sad, teenme,
Form: Free verse
Letter to Saint Nickers
The wife wants an handsome young hunk
To cavort with in his own bunk
And she would be happy
If you made it snappy
As she's prone for ye...

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Categories: slam dunk, christmas,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Rachmaninoff Plays Rachmaninoff



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2uqZhnqHMAg


The orchestra strains to be symphonic --- a bee in a tin box.
Cigar smoke thunders, molecules of sound wilt
only to be dialed up through brass...

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Categories: slam dunk, poetry,
Form: Blank verse