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Best Throw Down Poems

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


Premium Member Bells that don't ring, throw down the pail
When mining thoughts, how deafening the ring
We search the walls of silence for a vein
A golden verse to strum on soft heart strings
To touch someone...

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Categories: throw down, fun, metaphor, poetry,
Form: Sonnet



Premium Member Heroic Crown of Sonnets 2
8.Reading

I see them all rise to an endless sky.
Tumbling burnt pages from raging fire,
To leave ash of closer, to pacify.
A single deep breath near flaming...

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Categories: throw down, poetry,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member Nebulous Streams Clouding My Brain
Nebulous streams, clouding my brain
     hoping my thoughts will fall like rain.
Thunder and lightning mix the brew
    ...

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Categories: throw down, inspiration, metaphor, writing,
Form: Couplet
F With My King
 Iight, this is a responce to two other raps. First it was my friend. Then his friend and then me. 

Funny how momma and...

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Categories: throw down, family, slam,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Between The Lines
Nebulous streams, clouding my brain
Vapor trail dreams, from paper airplanes
Cherry red glow, watch with no chain
Ribbons and bows, tied to the flames

Anchors on strings, hanging...

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Categories: throw down, hyperbole,
Form: Rhyme



Eternity
I am looking right at you and you don’t even know it.
I will deter your intent and throw you off a steep cliff.
But in the...

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© Ann Rich  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: throw down, dedication, devotion, faith, funny, inspirational, introspection,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Givings
Giving's being charitable;
Giving openhanded;
Generous and benevolent;
Just and generous;
Bountiful, mean;
                ...

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Categories: throw down, blessing, caregiving, change, community, confusion, endurance,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Spring Is In the Air


Take off your woolen scarf and coat.
Your hood conceals your pretty hair!
Now chance for snow grows more remote!
Breathe easy. Spring is in the air.

The flu;...

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Categories: throw down, spring,
Form: Kyrielle
What I want
I want to feel love and respect
With someone special the need to connect..
I want to feel that I alone matter
That I come first and never...

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Categories: throw down, life, love, visionaryme, love, me,
Form: Heroic Couplets
WHITE FLAG
I can't judge you for judging me, I'd just be judging you too. I can't point a finger at you right now, three more will...

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Categories: throw down, forgiveness, hurt,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Fearlessly Share Your Fantastical Words
Sit amongst fantastical words, cherish them, relish them, delight in them.
Live your dreams, love your soul,
be your most happy wild, real true self.
Live your truth,...

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Categories: throw down, passion, perspective, poems, poetry, poets, write,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Math Class Hell
Did she say time numbers or prime numbers? 
I was sure it was not rhyme numbers. 
She is staring at me. Miss Johnson, math teacher.
Takes...

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Categories: throw down, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member From a police report
"Attention, poet! 
Drop the mike,
let the word hostages (plural, noun) go
and get out with your hands up!
A step to the side will be considered an...

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Categories: throw down, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member How Do I Come up With Ideas
I throw down poems onto a page, and look at them fondly.
Some glare at me, others take a swift bite out of my neck.
Trying for...

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Categories: throw down, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Folk Dance
"The Folk Dance"
On the backs of well formed muscular miners 
Working hard in the trenches on a daily basis
For the men who need coal, fat...

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Categories: throw down, happiness, life, old, work, people, old,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Argus
Time Was when I heard a loud ragin' fire
  and the sound of glory raised from the Ash;
when my Sometime World long playing higher
...

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Categories: throw down, dedication, music,
Form: Sonnet
I Made It Through The Game
I made it through the game.

There’s a game comes about
This time every year.
It’s long been an event
That I’ve grown to fear.

It’s the Super Bowl game
Each...

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© Old buck  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: throw down, emotions, football, poetry, sports,
Form: Rhyme
Oh Fiddle Sticks
Throw down
     Pick Up...

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© Judy Konos  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: throw down, growing up,
Form: Footle
Premium Member Argus - and the Lady
Time was ticking away as I stumbled in the rain,
            My carriage was in...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: throw down, fantasy, sweet love,
Form: Narrative
A Drug Too Deep This Love
Copyright 2014 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED
POETIC LYRICS BY THOMAS LAM HSI-ANDRESS (KAL-EL-3000)



A THOUGHT.........A VECTOR OF SPACE.........AN ALIEN RACE?
YOU GUESS.........I KNOW.........VECTORS OF SPACE?
YOU LIE!
YOU SAY............I LIE.........THAT I'M...

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© Thomas Hsi  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: throw down, absence, abuse, angel, betrayal, drug,
Form: Ballad
Poetus Interruptus
There are few things so inspirational
As my morning caffeine and constitutional

Pushing chlorinated water or pavement behind
Puts a golden charge straight into my mind

That talk to...

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Categories: throw down, life, poetry, time, work,
Form: Couplet
Girl of my Dream - Album title Contest
TIME  WAS peaceful farmers were  happy to reap their corn.
I am a farmers son, it's not my idea of living, not since the...

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Categories: throw down, dream, girl,
Form: Verse
Souls On Fire
We have been observing the expanse of the parched land for many years, a land that stood the test of time and captivated by myriad...

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Categories: throw down, adventure, nature, wisdom, work, universe,
Form: Prose
Can't Touch My Toes
Woke up this morning
With news headlines spawning
I do not know if it's winter yet
Because of old age I often forget
Got to realise how weird it...

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Categories: throw down, age, allusion, body, celebration, change,
Form: Free verse
My Apostles--Argus
Time Was, Sometime World, Blowin`Free, The King Will Come, Leaf and Stream, Warrior, Throw Down the Sword

I inhabited a small house near the shore
where the...

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Categories: throw down, fishing, men,
Form: Verse