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Brooklyn Poems - Poems about Brooklyn

Brooklyn Poems - Examples of all types of poems about brooklyn 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 brooklyn.
My Brooklyn
... There may have been neighborhoods with green lawns, playgrounds, and ballfields a short walk from houses with enough bedrooms for everyone. Houses that stood apart from one another, so owners ......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, childhood,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Below Deck on The Titanic
...To Trina Jacobs 285 Warren Street Brooklyn, New York 11201, USA My Dearest Trina The time we spent together in London is my greatest treasure. I was so looking forward to us being reunited in ......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, angst, art, courage, heartbroken,
Form: Narrative
Poor Man's Greetings
...POOR MAN'S GREETINGS It's a world full of misconceptions and jest, Riches of the rich makes the poor oppressed. Though greetings are sincere and heartfelt, We might often raise brows, leaving ......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, 1st grade,
Form: Rhyme
Biggy Smallz
...BIGGY SMALLZ Born broke as bonkers yet he'll still bluff. Big dreams are what big minds are made of. Dead broke and couldn't picture this! In Queens, a little boy's journey from genesis: 'It ......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, 1st grade,
Form: Rhyme
A Settler's Right to Plunder
...Hello, my name is Seth and I'm from Brooklyn, I've come to pluck your olives harsh and crude, and with forced barrels of my gun rude, shatter your dream of statehood, before the CNN crowd. Weep ......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, allusion,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The refocused lens
...Lights flicker on the laptop Taking me to starlit nights An unassuming muted skyline Helps me recall Brooklyn Bridge at sunset This cup of tea reminds me What it's like to be held in love......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, memory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member rooftop
...Lisa and I had a party to hit-up. I can’t stay inside all the time, not on a Friday night anyway and a rooftop is the perfect place to mull over big questions and get the freshest commentary about cu......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, night, school, student,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Fall Break
...In New Haven, Lisa misses the sad, dark, city aesthetics of her hometown. Its crime podcast vibe, actinic crime-lighting and sirens in the distance, that lull her to sleep like lullabies. She has a d......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, food, friendship, fun, humor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member That Look
...she adores him that's why I'm here her equity firm executive parents don't the retired judge marrying them dear friend of our family leaves out the "if anyone objects" part just......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, wedding,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Poet
...I am a poet without fame A poet without A name I am only a poet Not a Musician I create magic with my Pen I am just a poet and a Magician! I am Val Brooklyn Rogers Black panther!......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, confidence, feelings,
Form: Blank verse
For Free
...Only a dime a dozen for these broken dreams, a free wooden nickel with each pack of lies. A jar of hoodwinks, flimflams, and bumfuzzles, a bucket of lost hope, and a box of how time flies. A Br......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Stoop Ball
...In Brooklyn, there were lots of stoops, Most often used for sitting, Or else as fields for stoop ball, Where Spaldeens* would do our bidding. You didn’t need a friend to play – Just threw tha......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Politesse Pleases Me
...Politesse pleases me... thank you very much for letting me clutch your attention courtesy sharing following thoughts thru reading my poem analogous to invisible electronic, fantastic, kineti......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Running Man
...Commuter wise There’s an energize Rush with an advance It was a long time ago on the LIRR The LIRR stands for Long Island Railroad Running Man emblem Dash like flash Can’t be late Hold that t......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, adventure, america, appreciation, beautiful,
Form: Rhyme
Two of Cups
...Reading Thomas More at a bar in Prospect Park, when she said “Do you have an extra pen?” That tarot reading didn’t last long I don’t even particularly believe in that kind of witchcraft but ......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, lost love,
Form: Free verse

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