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City Ballad Poems

These City Ballad poems are examples of Ballad poems about City. These are the best examples of Ballad City poems written by international poets.

Premium Member May 22 2011 Joplin's EF-5 Tornado
Brick houses gone, wood houses gone
Family histories blown away
No photos or proof of life
2.8 billion dollars worth of damage

Devastation for a mile. 
One house standing,...

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Categories: 10th grade, 11th grade,

Functions of Mint
most memories speak to the happenings of it's time
they make you try to understand what's going
through the minds of those who are stars
in the role,...

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Categories: betrayal, business, guitar, lost

Telling White Lies
Telling "White Lies"

My mother got born November
thirteenth, nineteen hundred thirty five
within poverty stricken household
of Canarsie, Brooklyn, the youngest
(most mollycoddled) of four siblings,

experienced grinding poverty, no

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Categories: abuse, age, america, child

Mayor Gregory Fischer
Our youth needed,and got a "Hero",in "The summer of 2014,15,16,17,and 18.Our youth needed and got jobs for those summers to help them fortify there dignity,and...

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Categories: 11th grade, 12th grade,

A,I Waltz
My body is this tower
My bones are the iron beams
My eyes are the cameras on the walls
There are white lights in my seams 

My body...

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© Jaz Yeats  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: change, computer, conflict, faith,

Kentucky Bourbon
We all seek a satisfying drink that pleases our taste buds,and we drink all of that drink down to the last drop,because it hits the...

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Categories: africa, america, appreciation, art,

Hot day in the city
You’d be a galah taking a bow
To be outside in the heat now
It’s 46.2 degrees C
And if it were up to me
I know where I’d...

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Categories: summer, sun,

Premium Member SURSUM CORDA


(for Ruth and Clement Mc Cormack, 
Bridgton, Maine)

“Come see us, we’ll talk about the job."

you were convalescent, generous, 
and anxious to get...

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Categories: cancer, fate, friendship, strength,

A Ballad of Two Hearts

T’was midnight when the gala ended,
In a distant city that never sleeps,
Where our two hearts first met aflutter
A memory my heartstrings dearly keeps,
As virtue and...

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Categories: first love, i love

City Dreams
The bright lights of the city
Have lured me away
From bushland plains and mulga scrub
from plains of rich red clay

Away from the serenity
to noise and toil...

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Categories: city, dream, freedom,

Changing and Changeless
In the city, season's changes only barely leave their mark
for the city's far from nature with it's neon in the dark
The rush and ceaseless hustle...

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Categories: city,

I am the bushland dawning
in the stillness of the morning
I am the sunlit plains
and the mighty river's flow

I'm the drought and I'm the flood
I'm the...

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Categories: uplifting,

The Real Treasure
At the top of the mountain, is a beautiful fountain
You can see beauty for miles, brings forth actual smiles
As far as the eye can see,...

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© jay moore  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: character, growth, i am,

gettin our thang taggatha----simple song
invoice number twenty seventy six
15 violins
10 Chellos
10 bassoons
10 clarinets
5 flutes
5 tubas
10 French-horns
3 bass guitars
2 (pairs) kettledrums
2 snare drums
1 bass drum
1 chimes
1 tom-tom

6 heads of lettuce

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Categories: business, dance, drink, food,

The Sailor's Tale
We sat and talked together that day
As he reminisced in his usual way
That old uncle of mine and me
How he had growing up in Port...

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Categories: sea,

The soul Errand and other poems
The Soul Errand
To Sir Walter Raleigh Tomb.

Since my soul shall though go
Upon a thankless arrent too
I fear not to touch the best so
The truth shall...

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Categories: africa, beautiful, beauty, child,

Welcome to the Jungle
Hide away in fear,
For the dead begin their reign.
Try to escape and they think they are in the clear,
But according to the girl that is...

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© Axl A.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death, poems, poetry, poets,


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Categories: business, celebrity, dance, encouraging,

Late Evening Musing
People pass by and moonlight causes shadows to 
appear in the metropolis
Where are they all going?
I surmise that some are going to see family
while others...

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Categories: poetry, poets, urban,

ScreenShow number xxvvII
in the year 288 B.C,. on the planet Fulodtrey in the Galaxy Dillo-Sega 8
an asteroid that orbits the fourth planet nearest to the sun, has...

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Categories: anti bullying, anxiety, character,