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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.

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Premium Member Silly Sally's Summer Sale
...!" by Bud Out. You may think these books are real. Well, if you do, there's a nice bridge in Brooklyn I'd like to sell you!......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, books, humorous,
Form: Light Verse

A Mango Tree In Brooklyn
... A Mango Tree In Brooklyn A mango is not only a fruit it’s an island An image of memories, it organic taste This represents the fir......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, adventure, anxiety, appreciation, autumn,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Big Apple
...’s situated on Liberty Isle, Stand at the base of the one World Trade Center, The tallest u.s. building for a while. Brooklyn Bridge and Rockefeller Centre, A symbol of amazing self-made wealth, Times Square to welcome in a brand new y......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, city,
Form: Rhyme
Solitary rituals of mourning the write way right
...sciousness allotted to each mortal though phenomenal laudatory encompassing long haul characterizing life of smart Brooklyn boy manifold quantum (virtually augmented physical) leaps surpassing mine fumfering, dilly dallying, and am......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, 12th grade, absence, death,
Form: Elegy
Unable to bid papa goodbye
...sible mission to skirt dark shadow creeping closer along edge of night, not shy, eclipsing former robust native son Brooklyn once upon time aforementioned sturdy strong guy metamorphosed gallantly, gangly, and gawky youth courtesy ......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Elegy

Is this the best we can do
...l deep state destroying the government in the process as he and his cronies loot the country a gadfly Senator ex Brooklyn Jew from small town Vermont formenting radial revolution yet failing to excite anyone but the young and tho......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, age, america, anger, angst,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member OY YO way To call somebody, same as “Hey!” It gets attention and, when meeting, Serves as a hello-type greeting. The Brooklyn artist Deborah Kass Took O and Y and, with some sass, Made quite a sculpture, for the view Is either word wh......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, art, word play,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Perfect Game
...World Series, back in '56, Against the Brooklyn Dodgers, Will always be remembered And not just by some old codgers. For the Yankee pitcher did what none ......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, baseball,
Form: Rhyme
The children of the world are born naked
...ife. Everyday historians climb their intellectual mountains And observe their nation like the news chopper over the Brooklyn Bridge, Down are the flipping pages Like fresh fish caught from the pond. The children of the World are bo......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, courage, culture, fear, identity,
Form: Free verse
Evening in Brooklyn
...The former home of the Brooklyn Dodgers lives on! Some of my loved ones still live there Brooklyn has some things going for it Such as the......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, appreciation, urban,
Form: Verse
Premium Member '67 Dreams
...I once thought we would leave Brooklyn and travel across America in a chariot. An awesome, red, '67 Lincoln convertible,  with suicide doors. Ra......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, adventure, imagery,
Form: Free verse
A Statistic
...lesson to learn from...I might be white as so that’s the color they call my skin...but I’m from the same east New York Brooklyn city line shopping neighborhood black kids grew up I grow older I grow colder to what police officers a......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, color, deep, discrimination,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Clothesline View of Brooklyn
...Window viewing a wall knows no world other than brick square against nothing; laundry blows in the yellow tinged wi......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, city,
Form: Free verse
...Tired, chain driven trucks  coal pouring into basements  ice up five long flights ......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, america,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Brooklyn Bound
... White ... frost-clad cabled vaults - join thoughts to sky ... my city slumbers 'neath its cloak of ......Read More
Categories: brooklyn, appreciation, city, imagery, metaphor,
Form: Tetractys

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