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Slam Poetry Poems

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Premium Member The Poet's Condition
The Poet's Condition
by Michael R. Burch

(for my mother, Christine Ena Burch)

The poet's condition
(bother tradition)
is whining contrition.
Supposedly sage,

his editor knows
his brain's in his toes
though he would...

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Categories: mother, poems, poetry, poets,



Lightning flashes
Mighty mountain peaks high
	in dark clouds are cloaked
lights flash within them
	distant rumblings are heard

and I stand in valley low
	in the calm of spring day
gentle light...

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Categories: poetry,

The Lady down the Lane Craig Cornish Poetry Contest SLAM
The lady down the lane

Who resides at Cottage Number 19 

The Ambulance just took away


I did not know her actual name

Nor where she came from

If...

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Categories: poetry, slam,

Premium Member Could be a Trap
Pink tulip roses covering the landscape in unprecedented beauty
Leading the night dwellers down a primrose path to dissipate fear
The army waits inside the empty castle,...

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Categories: poetry, 6th grade, 7th grade,

Premium Member Not Going to Cleveland

I take off my jacket, it’s been a warm day
and the heat has followed me into the house.
I should be already on my way to...

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Categories: poetry,



Premium Member After the Cyber Dating

Erotic prayers are typed like tattoos
on her virtual skin.  She clutches at this man;

prints his likeness over her tongue.  His words
are as close...

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Categories: poetry,

Premium Member Suddenly I Have A Brownie
I awoke to a clashing and clanging coming from my kitchen; in the hallway, I did stumble upon a frying pan.  A cautious peek...

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Categories: poetry, fairy, fantasy, humor, poems,

Poetry Police License Registration Warrant Slam
Sir,

Hands off that Pen

Can i see your Poetry

License and Registration please

Sorry we have had several complaints

From both critics and reader's

That your Poem's aren't up to...

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Categories: poetry, slam,

If A Souper Slander My Name
all you write about is them happy old days 
before hair wore thin turned white from grey 
rumour has it bad mouthing my name 
wise...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: poetry, anti bullying, character, confidence,

Premium Member Some Temples


Some temples are cluttered.
Everywhere there are
wrathful-playful-sexual-vengeful-
gesturing-carousing-beckoning-
ascending-descending-riding-
weeping-flying-singing,
or just sitting around
   Gods.

The congregation ride luggage carts 
in the dead of night,
sing drunkenly, slam doors, 
or...

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Categories: poetry,

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: poetry,

Dear Sissy
Dear sissy,
Do you remember that time when we had that tire rope swing in our grandparents backyard? 
Where every time we got on it, or...

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Categories: poetry, age, childhood, growing up,

Premium Member Cyber Date


She spins erotic prayers that he tattoos 
onto his libido.

She clutches 
at this man plucked from the void,
prints his likeness over her breasts. 

His words,
now...

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Categories: poetry,

Premium Member A new way to sell your poetry
Eureka, Shazam, the moment just came, 
The moment came out of the blue, 
Where all that I’ve written from deep down inside, 
Can finally come...

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Categories: humorous, poetry, poets,

Premium Member THE CRAP SHOOT POETRY CONTEST

On the surface 
you’re all sweetness and light

But ... 
the truth is life isn't a game
and if I were to start digging
digging deeper than a...

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Categories: bullying, poetry, slam,