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Short Urban Poems

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Short Urban poem by Asif Andalib| Details | |

The kid

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

Short Urban poem by Cairo Asikari| Details | |



Short Urban poem by Brian Strand| Details | |


man's land-
between micro

Short Urban poem by tom bell| Details | |

Quiz No.12

What famous poet was originally born as an insect?

Short Urban poem by das wanderlewis| Details | |


if people could bleat:



Short Urban poem by JSLambert Mister ROBOTO| Details | |

4:20, Four- Twenty, The Earth Day Birthday

Contractual agreements with publisher caused DELETION

Short Urban poem by JSLambert Mister ROBOTO| Details | |

Baptized In Equality

Contractual agreements with publisher caused DELETION

Short Urban poem by Arch Ilagan| Details | |

Beijing, China

one at motion, one at peace

Short Urban poem by JSLambert Mister ROBOTO| Details | |

blood transfusion

Short Urban poem by Dan Keir| Details | |

The Internet: Return

A void of Facebook
Creativity dies here...

Short Urban poem by Daniel Corcoran| Details | |


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

Short Urban poem by Eva J Tortora| Details | |


She said
Name that tune
and i almost danced
for hours...

Short Urban poem by Kelvin Mc Laughlin| Details | |


Here I sit alone,
So far away from my home,
City is alive.

Short Urban poem by Eva J Tortora| Details | |


I wonder...
does the strain come from...
lack of touching??

Short Urban poem by Arjan Tupan| Details | |

Beijing, an attempted Haiku

Temples and hutongs
dragons and people abound.
Tea an oasis.

Short Urban poem by Shannon Ball| Details | |

City Sounds

Busy sounds near me
Noisy people are about
Traffic cruises on

Short Urban poem by mori nakaya| Details | |

Drunken Beer Cans

beer cans empty
clattering drunkenly
down somber, sober alley

Short Urban poem by Andrew Crisci| Details | |


u s a birthday
all kids love shooting candles
awesome display

Short Urban poem by Asif Andalib| Details | |

The Gulshan Lake 2

The children of slum
Swim in the dirty water
Of the Gulshan lake!

Short Urban poem by The Red Rain| Details | |

Passing through MK

The unwashed drain of 
semi-civil masses sits
bleakly in darkness

Short Urban poem by Eiken Laan| Details | |

August twilight

radiant sunset

bleeds into a rippled sky

an August twilight

Short Urban poem by Daniel Corcoran| Details | |


A knife in the dark.
Guts spilled on the floor.
Humanity is lost.

Short Urban poem by Nicole Sharon Brown| Details | |


In the mid air like
Paratroopers floating fair
Parachuters in air.

Short Urban poem by Jacqueline Tuffnell| Details | |


Winshield wiper blades
on the windows of the bus
making rain music

Short Urban poem by Eva J Tortora| Details | |

Magnolia ~*~*~*~

Magnolia stems

1 million

if I could just

hold one wish.....

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