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Baltimore Poems - Poems about Baltimore

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Dan the Hero, Part II
...was a fact. It took four whole months of chasing his trail before opportunity did occur, a trail derailed outside Baltimore, nineteen died, but it could’ve been much worse. Because the wreckage cracked the bottom of a fuel tank n......Read More
Categories: baltimore, appreciation, character, conflict, hero,
Form: Epic

...n absence of spotlight, still darkness fades. A full-range tone, full of comedic sass, as she sings, “Good Morning, Baltimore,” gold. Her proverbial voice does shatter glass. A bow and bounce of curl, her “Hairspray,” bold. My soul......Read More
Categories: baltimore, granddaughter,
Form: Terzanelle
I tried but cant do it his way
...e, he said Max Ehrmann, we believe, trumpeted the peace of silence In that famous poem, urban legend says, found in a Baltimore church Go placidly amid chaos? Alone? I asked even as I attempted But jinxed myself in making a mantra of I......Read More
Categories: baltimore, absence, age, anniversary, culture,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member What was he thinking on good Friday
...friday" is found in The South English Legendary, a text from around 1290, according to the dictionary. According to the Baltimore Catechism - the standard US Catholic school text from 1885 to the 1960s, Good Friday is good because Christ "s......Read More
Categories: baltimore, jesus,
Form: Rhyme
Bird watching
...You’re looking through the lens, then a flare of orange sherbet, a Baltimore Oriole! Your wide-eyed grin is hard to look away from. A bright splash of tangerine, flashes of white on ......Read More
Categories: baltimore, poetry,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Raining Again
...rn I’ve hooked up the old stereo I see the “August and Everything After” CD and I fire it up I set it on “Raining in Baltimore” “I need a phone call, I need a plane ride I need a sunburn, I need a raincoat” And for a bri......Read More
Categories: baltimore, loneliness, longing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member OLD BLUE
...The best hunting dog in all Baltimore Was my butt belching blue dog Amador. Aghast guests once heard a blast As Blue exuded his past, Leaving a ......Read More
Categories: baltimore, animal, blue, city, dog,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Tinker to Baltimore
...Once came a smart tinker to Baltimore He peddled his pots near a dry-goods store He hawked them all in one day For whatever folks would pay Then......Read More
Categories: baltimore, humor,
Form: Limerick
Way Signs
...ery direction at once. Places once left behind become palaces in space or desolate parking lots, a cardboard box in Baltimore a cement maze in Ulan Batur. There are watermarks of places never seen until you hold them up to the ligh......Read More
Categories: baltimore, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Right After The Bell
...The Baltimore Catechism, mornings at eight Sister Marcella, don’t ever be late Its message didactic, the devil to run......Read More
Categories: baltimore, faith,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Super Chief
...Locomotion No 1 The Stockton and Darlington Railway in NE England did run Fast forward to 1827 on February 28 The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad would transport passengers and freight The year was 1830, none other than Christmas Day ......Read More
Categories: baltimore, america, appreciation, voyage,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member BATHER ARRANGING HER HAIR - With apologies to Pierre August Renoir
...e wore to church was lying with her clothes, Her cotton dress, her scarf and all the rest. When she moved here from Baltimore, I knew she’d bring me luck, But this reward was more than I deserve. As she stood pinning up her hair, I pr......Read More
Categories: baltimore, art,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Baltimore Oriole
...whistler of orchard sweet flute chirp weaves vivid plume ~ of haunting cadence Baltimore Oriole HowManySyllables verified Contest : Songbird haiku Sponsor : Ta......Read More
Categories: baltimore, art, beautiful, beauty, birth,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member THE BOOK OF RUTH - With apologies to the notorious RBG
...Came from Baltimore by Pigtown Where they like to lay the law down. He rebelled against the ground rule. Had to grow up in refo......Read More
Categories: baltimore, baseball,
Form: Bio
...Baltimore cashmere fiskars tee-off Building lines center points Centerville La Prada orange Normal sesmatics North Car......Read More
Categories: baltimore, 11th grade, 7th grade,
Form: Rhyme

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