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Short City poem by Vince Suzadail Jr.| Details | |

Cork, Ireland--footle


Short City poem by Modupe Sefunmi| Details | |

The Angry Water

water flares up
disaster looms now
a city sinks

Short City poem by Asif Andalib| Details | |

The kid

Busy city’s heart – A kid is lost in the crowd!

Short City poem by Muhammad Safa Thajudeen| Details | |


From the business city,

Gone for rest,


Short City poem by Keith Simmonds| Details | |


Wigs stolen
from a city store …
police comb the area

Short City poem by dennis lee| Details | |


april rain ends
rainbow over the city
prophesy of hope?

Short City poem by daver austin| Details | |

Christmas City

windows smile in Christmas City
humbug with no place to go

Short City poem by Daniel Corcoran| Details | |


Dancing shadows.
Mask violent beatings.
Deep in the city.

Short City poem by Ernesto P. Santiago| Details | |

Commercial Look

The city is famed
Stilettos on cobbled street

Short City poem by Ranza Trumper| Details | |

Nameless the Third

Shimmering city
below me; stars above me;
and you beside me

Short City poem by Daniel Neal| Details | |

Country Kitty

In the big city
I see a country kitty,
Playing in the street.

Short City poem by Raul Moreno| Details | |

The Dome of St. Peters

Vatican City,
Protruding Roman skylines;
The jewel in the sky.

Short City poem by Juan Paolo Galua| Details | |

faint star

amidst the murky sky
that envelopes the city
a faint star I see!

Short City poem by Raul Moreno| Details | |

City of Clouds streets,;
Beauty swelling up.

Short City poem by Kellen Davis| Details | |


Ho Chi Minh City,
	alas, peace and resurgence-
the two reunite 

Short City poem by Stephen Parker| Details | |


blithe city of lights
triumphant monuments brim
dank boulevards rim

Short City poem by Asif Andalib| Details | |


You are so pretty
You are talk of the city
Will you dance with me?

Short City poem by Uwe Stroh| Details | |

Berlin Wall

Remnants of wall shelter
from westerly monsoon
city fox finds food

Short City poem by Nicole Sharon Brown| Details | |


Too much of any, 
known thing can have toxic-
-city. Don't try it!

Short City poem by Chris Boskovski| Details | |

Kansas City girls

Kansas City girls
laughing and dancing life
with golden long legs.

Short City poem by Neelam Sangwai| Details | |

Home- A sickness

in metro city
is any house "home"

Short City poem by Sandra Adams| Details | |

Rainy days

along city streets
slight breeze carries aroma
food and wet pavement

Short City poem by Kellen Davis| Details | |

selflessly homeless

an old homeless man
feeds the city doves with 
bread from the shelter

Short City poem by lana sarah| Details | |

New Love

Sitting on a bench,
a New York City couple, 
now falling in love.

Short City poem by Marty Owens| Details | |

New Jerusalem Rev. 20:18

Wall is of Jasper
And the city is pure gold.
Like unto clear glass!

Short City poem by Asif Andalib| Details | |

The Commuters

Rainy season comes –
The Commuters’ trouble comes
In Dhaka City! 

Short City poem by Marty Owens| Details | |

New City

New Jerusalem
Coming down from our Great God.
Cubed city foursquare!

Short City poem by Renee Hendricks| Details | |

Emerald City Blues

The briefest sign of spring
followed by drizzly rain
life in Seattle

Short City poem by Melani Udaeta| Details | |

Cherry Blossoms

A blanket of pink
colors the city with joy 
Spring blows on the wind

Short City poem by Abdulhafeez Oyewole| Details | |

Stint one

...stint of adventure
along a bar lane, near sea
here the trip began...

Short City poem by Edward Orozco| Details | |


The city of love
Her streets sing outloud in love
Her tower is love

Short City poem by Frank Penicaro| Details | |

flip a coin

Harmonica plays
man sings
All in an empty city
with a cup of change.

Short City poem by Rollo West| Details | |

Street Concerto

New York city Zen A forte of car alarms Teenagers scurry

Short City poem by Ernesto P. Santiago| Details | |

as the sky grows dark

as the sky grows dark
the city street-lights blinking
every 6 p.m.

Short City poem by Asif Andalib| Details | |

Flowers of monsoon

In this city of concrete
Flowers of monsoon
Bloom even besides street!

Short City poem by david mohn| Details | |


sun setting swiftly
city eyes are red with fire… 
giants heading east 

Short City poem by Neelam Sangwai| Details | |


mesmerized city
spell n dowsing of lighthouse
sea wind whirling through.

Short City poem by Jack Jordan| Details | |

Haiku 62

	Haiku 62
	New York City
	mother and child asleep
	their sidewalk bed

Short City poem by Abdulhafeez Oyewole| Details | |

Stint three

...By noon, six of us
were tired and sat on 
soil. May be a stray...

Short City poem by valerie bellefleur| Details | |

Leaf Race

Frantic Autumn leaves 
race down city streets
jet propelled by October winds..

Short City poem by Nigel Fawcett| Details | |


Here but not seen
Living in the city
Surrounded by the multitude

Short City poem by Abdulhafeez Oyewole| Details | |

Stint two

... night welcome heavy 
droplet and fall us asleep
till next morn, we tour...

Short City poem by James Marshall Goff| Details | |

White Canvas In American Winter

New fallen snow
City awakes untouched
Footsteps never seen


Short City poem by Leon Stacey| Details | |

Plum Nelly

Plum' out the city 
And ne'ly in the woods- trees...
Wildlife and dirt roads

Short City poem by Ken Duddle| Details | |

Tunnel Vision

A missed countryside. Tunnel-vision motorists, Race to smoke city

Short City poem by Rhonda Johnson-Saunders| Details | |

The Rhythm of the Street

busy city street -
  steam lifts with summer's rhythm 
    bare feet tap in time

Short City poem by Patricia Leonaitis| Details | |


Bright lights, busy streets-
Always something going on,
Kids love playground swings.

Short City poem by Sahitya Poonacha| Details | |

In This Night

Those are the stars
That is the moon
Quietening the city lights
Like a silent boon.

Short City poem by cheryle sanders| Details | |

City Lights

a myriad of lights glitter across the city illuminating
NY nighttime

Short City poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details | |


my name is sam
mabe i am
am on the lam
my minds is quick
they say am like this

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