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Life Slam Poems

These Life Slam poems are examples of Slam poems about Life. These are the best examples of Slam Life poems written by international poets.

Why I Wrote this Poem
I didn’t write this poem 
Because I was supposed to.
I didn’t write this poem
to talk about my feelings.
I didn’t write this poem
to talk about the...

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Categories: slam, 7th grade, 8th grade,

Premium Member SLAM DUNK
Although I'm in a grim never ending funk,
Rising like the Phoenix will be a slam dunk.
I want to free myself of the sadness,
Rise above all...

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© Alexis Y.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, how i feel,

Premium Member Empathetically Rapping
A man knows nothing till he’s walked in another man’s shoes,
Through streets paved with struggles, past choices, win or lose.
In the heart of the city...

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Categories: emotions, slam,

Questions 4 Later 2 Answer
A person of substance who has morals and character
Having this about their persona questioned by someone 
Least of all someone completely lacking such characteristics 

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Categories: slam,

Rap Slam Your Mothers A Man
The elements that feed 
gave me special needs, 
I can’t write or read or do my abc’s, 
I can’t count to 3 but you had...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hip hop, rap, slam,

The Shakes
A sudden storm
The constant knee shaking is my only warmth 
Sweat trickles off my hands
My brain can’t keep up with its own demands

It comes and...

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Categories: 11th grade, anxiety, slam,

We Don't Know Us
Crowds of people closing in on every side 
Trapped on all ends  
Just want to hide 
Can’t see my friends 
Swells like a black...

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Categories: slam, anxiety, depression, emotions, hope,

It's Us
Life cant be bought on shops
Things change when people feel on tops
Our culture define who we are
Who we were 
Who we will
But life is a...

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Categories: africa, slam, society,

Children Happier Than Ever Lie
Here's a question for

Whomever may have the answer

Because I am not in possession of it

Neither am i a fan of massaged statistics

And so called experts...

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Categories: child abuse, slam,

One Thing Is For Sure
One thing is for sure

I am smart enough to know

That the people

Who run us and our day to day lives

Are actually in charge

Are way far...

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Categories: slam,

Shark Life F D C Made Clear
Life ain't for the plenty

Instead it rather

Chooses to 

Extracts it kicks from praying 

On the mild mannered and the meek

Life is like a thief 


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Categories: slam,

White Lies For Anothers Sake
If you think that life 

Is supposedly supposed to be fair

I can only presume you may have

Taken a wrong turn and ended up
in fools heaven


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Categories: kid, sad, slam, truth,

Premium Member Sailboat Log
Wind is blowing pretty hard. 
See why the hand holds  
Will lift you and slam you. Sometimes the boat leaves the water completely.
Your raceing...

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Categories: slam,

Life Is Like Waves
Life is like waves or problem 
Coming together with issues;
Difficult to predict or slam;

Hard to enjoy the sound of  the drum
When the captain of the...

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Categories: slam, boat, care, class, horror,

17 Year Old Brain Wisdom
Oh how I now wish

I was 17 odd year's old

Not because I want to be young again

Or a wistful longing to relive my youth

But rather...

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Categories: slam,

Book: Shattered Sighs