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City Poems. Below are examples of city poems. This list of city poems is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of city poems or a list of city poetry. These examples illustrate what city poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of city and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

List of City Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Migrant workers and street children HASAN, TAREQ ABC city, death, dream, god,
Urban Breakfast bauer, ilene Rhyme city,
Beasts of No Nation banks, charles ABC city, corruption, culture, evil,
Mourning Commute Ani, Karega Free verse black african american, city, depression, how i
The Faces We See Osman, Leeban Free verse black african american, city,
No Place Like Home Atkins, Jaquay Senryu city, community, time, today,
The Swaying Rice Stalks Banerjee, Gautam Shankar Blank verse city, crush, horror, house,
Beautiful City of shame Skhosana, Nomthandazo Lyric city, community,
Premium Member Poem SUPERIOR TO ALL OTHERS Walker , Verlena S. Dramatic monologue city, community, culture, education,
Early Morning, San Francisco bauer, ilene Rhyme city, morning,
finger-tip power Wilson, Ben Free verse city, community, faith, freedom,
Down Mwashighadi, Kilalo Verse absence, africa, betrayal, bio, city,
In the city FU, H.Y. Free verse city, life, light, mountains,
Untitled Abuelo, Matthew Prose Poetry city, conflict, feelings, moving
A City Lay In Ruins Fox, Stone Prose Poetry city, destiny, natural disasters,
Premium Member Poem Unentered Twilight Davey, Brian Rhyme city, loneliness, time,
trees by the lane hansen, jan oskar Blank verse care, celebrity, chicago, chocolate, city,
Teufelsberg Bosa, Diana Choka city, heart, light, lost
Maranao Poem - Sapolid a Marawi Mangondato, Khadaffy D. Free verse city,
Scotlands Capital McConnell, Gordon Rhyme city, culture, international,
Mercy among the masses Chirino 3rd, Robert I do not know? america, anti bullying, beautiful, city, corruption,
Premium Member Poem Sounds of the City Simmonds, Rita A. Free verse city, sound,
In Berlin Bosa, Diana Choka city, dance, eve, inspirational,
Premium Member Poem Before the City Wakes Richards, Carrie Sonnet city, life, society,
Oh Let the raindrops keep falling Banerjee, Gautam Shankar Blank verse city, image, joy, nature,
Anxiety McFadden, Sarah Free verse city, fear, poems,
glass Cast, Ray ABC city,
bus shelter hansen, jan oskar Narrative assonance, aubade, bangla, baptism, city,
the sunken city haakifa, ismath Haiku city, nature, world war
Premium Member Poem NEW YORK CITY LIVES Rogers BLK PANTHER, VAL BROOKLYN Prose city, new york,
Industry in Morning von Buchholz, Garth Rhyme city, corruption, death, gothic,
In a City Garden Guenther , DebbySue Tanka city, garden,
DEEP DOWN THE THROAT KEVINE, KOCHIENG Light Poetry city, community, destiny, dream,
The House by the Woods Banerjee, Gautam Shankar Prose Poetry city, drink, freedom, future,
Premium Member Poem Rain Simmonds, Rita A. Free verse city, june, rain, urban,
Premium Member Poem Promised Land Smith, Tim Free verse city, conflict, culture,
Nihilist Apathy Dawson-Cooper, Todd Prose Poetry city, dark, imagery, rain,
Logo streets HASAN, TAREQ ABC art, bangla, beach, beautiful, city, culture, travel,
Premium Member Poem The Jump Taner, A.O. Verse beautiful, betrayal, blessing, cheer city, confidence, cute love,
Premium Member Poem ASLEEP IN THE CITY - For SF Homeless Nau, Edlynn Free verse city, loneliness, sleep, society,
London K K, Paul I do not know? city, inspirational, international, london,
The Dope Life Delauder, Steven Rhyme city, crazy,
Just A Friendly Glance McGeachy, Gerrard Lyric city,
THE RAINS ARE HERE Banerjee, Gautam Shankar Couplet beautiful, blessing, blue, boat, city, kid,
Frying Pan Bickerstaffe, Keith Quatrain city,
It's a Summer Time Banerjee, Gautam Shankar Epigram city, conflict, day, humanity,
City Prism Abdullah, Rozmanshah Free verse city, sky, social,
MEN ALSO CRY Izegwire, Odion Enclosed Rhyme city, community, death, deep,
I See Lynne , Sarah I do not know? city, corruption, heartbroken, teacher,
On Two Old Characters at the Bus Stop Wan, Eva Blank verse city, friendship, humor, humorous,
Premium Member Poem Sonnet For The City Thompson, Janis Sonnet city, history,
The City is a Strange Place Turner, Briana Free verse city, hope, people,
Premium Member Poem A Kaleidoscope of Butterflies lawless, John Free verse city, metaphor, people,
Riot Vibrantly Painted Banks, Russell Narrative adventure, betrayal, business, character, city, confusion, corruption,
Like a roamer Izegwire, Odion Enclosed Rhyme city, confusion, emotions,
Layers of the City Carl, Julianna Free verse city, family, heart, inspiration,
TV hansen, jan oskar Bio city, class,
Illuminated city HASAN, TAREQ ABC city, community, image, light,
The Stars of Only This Place Bailey, Kate Free verse city, desire, flying, for
Untitled Greening, Andrew ABC abuse, addiction, betrayal, child, city, corruption, earth,
Beneath a beautiful ancient city Obah, Ginikachi Free verse adventure, art, beauty, city, culture, emotions, environment,
You stole my heart Raina, Meenakshi Lyric city, heart, loneliness, love,
for what its worth, i get out of bed at least Baker, Briana Free verse age, art, body, character, city, emotions, longing,
Lower East Side Tanka Anish, Matthew Tanka city, grandparents,
Kung Fu Chop Suey Badke, Adelle Rhyme city, dedication, friend, friendship,
Spark Taylor, Sophie Free verse adventure, beautiful, city, class, conflict, corruption,
Premium Member Poem Los Angeles, time unknown Jung, Andrew Free verse city,
Premium Member Poem Advanced Communication Simmonds, Rita A. Free verse city, new york, technology,
A First Line Prompt Cheema, Balveen Lyric city, dream, imagery, rainbow,
Seventeenth Time Siegert, Wolf Haiku city, identity,
Heartbeat of delta state Oleru, Anayo Lyric city, conflict, confusion, corruption,
Anaconda TAKE 2 TuftyTift, Leanne Chant Royal addiction, allusion, blessing, city, crush, dance, death
Constant Taylor, Sophie Free verse allusion, anger, appreciation, bird, city, life, nature,
Sebastopol Jordan, Ken Rhyme city, tribute,
Always A Red Gazbowski, Lenny Senryu city, football, humorous,
Premium Member Poem Angels Thompson, Janis Haiku city, urban,
Premium Member Poem Woman at a stop Orban, Toni Free verse city,
Premium Member Poem Angels Thompson, Janis Haiku city, joy,
WHAT'S ABOVE yisrael, yehuwdiyth Rhyme royal city, creation, destiny, dream,
Premium Member Poem The Proverbial Hot Seat McGrath, Brenda Rhyme city, funny, humor, humorous,
Premium Member Poem Winter Blues Pinet, Emile Rhyme city, depression, how i
Chicago, 3 Ben, Su Haiku city, imagery, sunset,
Before midnight Chalise, Deepak Blank verse city, culture, dad, god,
Premium Member Poem Bed Taner, A.O. Verse anger, angst, anxiety, betrayal, city, conflict, cool, crazy,
Town Contest S , Kit Rictameter city,
Premium Member Poem Savanna Mind Quigley, Tom Quatrain city, nature, stress,
A Start Shone Mesquita, Rose ABC city, creation, earth, ireland,
third millenium london update Pattison, Alan Dramatic Verse city, london,
v2 third millennium london Pattison, Alan I do not know? city, london,
third millenium London Pattison, Alan Dramatic Verse city,
Premium Member Poem Blinded By Colourful Font Lamoureux, Richard Quatrain city, encouraging,
SURVIVORS Adeyemo, David Dramatic monologue adventure, allusion, appreciation, art, city, cry,
Morphine baucum, keith Free verse city, dark, urban,
Chicago, 2 Ben, Su Haiku city, hero, native american,
a fugitive's heart Rose, Evelyn Free verse city, destiny, night, parody,
LECHEROUS EYES AND BROWN BAGS Young, Dana Enclosed Rhyme city, corruption, culture, life,
valuables harris, davontay I do not know? city, deep, emotions, heart,
Premium Member Poem SkyTrain Girl Lamoureux, Richard Rhyme city, youth,
The cocaine wolves of the Dallas Plaster J.R., Pauly Ballad abortion, age, america, city, death, depression, evil,
Waiting Wash, Lara Prose city, sleep,