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Boston Poems - Poems about Boston

Boston Poems - Examples of all types of poems about boston to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for boston.
Road Trip
...In the final weeks of Summer, let's have some fun Instead of getting baked to a crisp in the sun. I played video games and swam in the pool, But I'm still bored and that's not cool. What should w......Read More
Categories: boston, adventure, best friend, music,
Form: Free verse

Natural soporific narcotic
...Natural soporific narcotic Recurrent suicidal thoughts vaingloriously wend along winding road within windmills of my mind (o'er a death cab for cutie weeknd) yakking, yanking, and yawking zea......Read More
Categories: boston, addiction, adventure, age, analogy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Red
... RED States/Blue States Finances: RED or Black? Cincinnati REDS Boston RED Socks Chicago White Socks Detroit RED Wings RED Blood Cells White Blood Cells RED Tape RED Cars RED Socks I ......Read More
Categories: boston, red,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Boston Kites and Memories
...order 'round it, Notch the sticks and more. He'd mix the flour and water To make a basic glue, They lay the sticks across And tie them taut and true. The paper next, he would affix And the "Boston" flare took shape. It was not like all other kites With it's rustic, six-point drape. We watched with eager eyes As our kite was finally formed. We got the string and tail attached, An......Read More
Categories: boston, adventure, boy, childhood, children,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member survival
...Lisa and I finally tested covid-free! When we saw our results, we began an impromptu dance that felt like levitation. Although my covid case seemed much milder, Lisa’s been nothing but supportive.......Read More
Categories: boston, celebration, emotions, freedom, friendship,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member A Forty-Niner Named Wiggins
...The word of discovery of gold in '49 in Californy raced across the nation! Why, it was said you could fill a bushel basket full with little botheration! This appealed to a young feller in Boston to......Read More
Categories: boston, humorous, western,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member friday night lites
...It’s Friday night and a group of us, the ‘university summer fellows’ (Quinn, Jammie, Monique, Lisa and I) are going groovin’. Quinn, a Harvard man (we’ve shed our jaundiced opinions of him), assured ......Read More
Categories: boston, dance, friendship, fun, humor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member monday off
...It’s a holiday weekend, all of the ‘fellows’ have Monday off. At lunch Wednesday, Lisa said, “We need a throw-down.” So, we made some invites and started spreading word around. “You know, we all......Read More
Categories: boston, dance, friendship, fun, holiday,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member mustard yellow
...Canada is afire and I’m confused, shouldn’t the snow put that out? The Boston sky is an interesting shade of mustard yellow, and there’s a pale orange haze where the sun should be. Lisa, drows......Read More
Categories: boston, analogy, change, confusion, humor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member fellowships
...I’ve only been at my fellowship gig a week, but It’s official, I’m a candy-striper. Sort of, I wear a blue vest, not the old, red-striped dress, but it’s the same job. I shadow my surgeon (Rebecca) m......Read More
Categories: boston, business, feelings, humor, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member warp speed
...Holidays go by quickly, as if they don’t want to hang around. My life seems to be happening at warp speed. Lisa and I start our two-month summer fellowships tomorrow. It’s hard to believe it’s act......Read More
Categories: boston, business, career, future, sister,
Form: Free verse
if you miss Arizona
...If you miss Arizona that much, It’s not best to write a poem, The best thing is to take a plane ticket, If California tempts you as before, The best thing is to take a plane ticket. O cross th......Read More
Categories: boston, appreciation, freedom, travel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Larry Legend - Prejudice Knows No Color
... Old-time fans called him 'The Great White Hope' Larry Bird had to 'walk the tightrope' He was no dope; he knew he was special So he focused hard on crossing that threshold By 19......Read More
Categories: boston, basketball, black african american,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member There Comes That Moment
... Fortunately, when I was young, what I perceived - 'my kingdom' - spanned - and I'm not kidding - city - blocks! But being neither worried about - nor having fully mastered - the tr......Read More
Categories: boston, childhood, happiness,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Day in the Life - Act 7
...He sat on a bench in the Boston Common one day and watched children play, people drinking LATTE’S walk their dogs, the homeless scavenge, and the alkies and addicts beg for money. A somewhat disheve......Read More
Categories: boston, appreciation, hope, men, wisdom,
Form: Prose

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