City Poems | Poetry About Cities

City Poems. Below are examples of poems about cities. This list of city poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of city poetry. This list of works about city is an excellent resource for examples on how to write city poems. We included definitions where appropriate.


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Premium Member Poem Imperial City Dale Gregory Cozart Imagism city, imagery, rain,
Premium Member Poem 8 mile Gold hiqma humaidan Rhyme anti bullying, city, death,
Metropolitan Sunrise Bleak Willow Verse city,
Premium Member Poem Oscar-ku 33 -The Apartment Mark Toney Haiku business, city, conflict, friend,
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Kigali, in I am Mwalimu LAKHPIN Dramatic Monologue africa, analogy, character, city,
Capibrible exspanions Allan Terry Burlesque city, betrayal, business, career, character,
Premium Member Poem All Aboard Margaret Wade Prose city, imagery, perspective,
Premium Member Poem Sittin' Pretty Greg Gaul Monorhyme allusion, city, courage, identity,
State of Emergency Nancy Beckman ABC age, blue, city, growth,
Dobbie Jimmi Canada Narrative city, earth, emotions, international,
When humans wake up, nature dies Michelo Mweetwa Ballad city, green, nature, night,
Life at Life City Nandrani Ramai Verse city, god, gospel, hope,
Premium Member Poem BUS STOP Line Gauthier Haiku bird, city, people, silence,
Premium Member Poem Aspie On The Tube Nina Parmenter Senryu city, senses, travel, urban,
schemes and lies Noire Asphodel Tail-rhyme analogy, art, city, feelings,
216 Umeikia Whiting Epic city,
Life OBIAJE PETER EDIGAH Blank verse city, community, home, hope,
The Final Battlefield Christopher Flaherty Free verse city,
What The Hell Are They Thinking David Welch Rhyme appreciation, art, city, creation,
Can't Fight City Hall Trevor McLeod Quatrain analogy, angst, bereavement, city,
Talking To City Hall Trevor McLeod Quatrain city, political,
Premium Member Poem MONTREAL Line Gauthier Haiku city,
Premium Member Poem Lost in the city Heidi Sands Free verse city, mountains, nature, song,
Down in Town Poetic Flame Free verse blue, city, identity,
Premium Member Poem Innocence Lost Ngoc Nguyen Haiku child abuse, childhood, city,
There Once was a City Called Havana Polly Poet Limerick city, funny, travel, world,
Premium Member Poem Ville Vivante Gregory R Barden Free verse appreciation, beauty, city, humanity,
Premium Member Poem WHISPERED Line Gauthier Tyburn city, first love, i
haiku Virginia Waters10 Haiku city, summer,
Cityscape John Bertin Prose Poetry city, day,
City Awakened Daniel Miltz Free verse city,
Take Me from the City Keith Dovoric Lyric america, anxiety, city, farm,
Right of Bruhta, Right on Sista Allan Terry Narrative betrayal, celebrity, city, culture,
Do you have a minute roger turner Rhyme america, city, confidence, home,
Camera Diana Bosa Free verse city, heart, loss, love,
The City Christopher Goss Free verse america, city, dark, drug,
The Shower Diary Part 2 Manya Saxena Ballad beauty, city, home, inspirational,
Upstate Blues David Welch Rhyme city, culture, funny, how
Premium Member Poem Cry Gershon Wolf Sonnet city, cry, death, horse,
Premium Member Poem NEEDING A WEEKEND'S REST nette onclaud Blank verse city, recovery from, work,
Inconsequential Manya Saxena Haiku city, absence, adventure, allusion, anxiety,
Air Raid 1940 W.A. CHOLT Tanka city, conflict, death, world
HOGGEY Jimmi Canada Prose Poetry care, city, cousin, cry,
Premium Member Poem Brilliance Robert Ronnow Verse animal, city, grief, hope,
Obscure Destiny Subimal Sinha-Roy Free verse city, destiny, dream, society,
What Is Detroit Daniel Miltz Free verse city,
NATION BUILDING Oluwasola Abiola Rhyme black african american, city,
Premium Member Poem EDDY'S ITTY BITTY KITTY Line Gauthier Monorhyme assonance, city, discrimination, freedom,
Silver Arrows, and Rickets Dave McGahan Concrete city, 1st grade, analogy, appreciation,
Concrete Jungles Kurt Philip Behm Rhyme city, violence,
Resurrection Martins Deep Senryu animal, city,
In The Urban Open Space 2 Ashok Kumar Mishra Prose analogy, anxiety, city,
In The Urban Open Space 1 Ashok Kumar Mishra Prose analogy, city, emotions,
Premium Member Poem IN THE MARKET FOR SEX - INSPIRED BY CONTEST JAN ALLISON Free verse city, dark, drug, lust,
ME Jimmi Canada Blank verse city, care, career, celebrity, change,
Longer Chains David Welch Rhyme abuse, city, political, poverty,
The Silence Of The Snow Reena Choudhary Lyric angel, animal, baby, city,
Premium Member Poem The Outhouse Market Emile Pinet Quatrain city, confusion, fantasy, feelings,
Premium Member Poem Burlap And Satin Emile Pinet Rispetto beautiful, city, destiny, emotions,
Premium Member Poem Parkette Market Michael Vacek Rhyme addiction, america, city, culture,
Poetic Justice Migdalia Torres Political Verse betrayal, bullying, city, community,
Before We Take A Beatdown Mike Gentile Rhyme city, life, rap, youth,
Premium Member Poem an ANGEL from the HELL Sakshi Singh Rhyme angel, care, city, grief,
I Stumble Ashok Kumar Mishra Free verse city, crush, cute love,
Premium Member Poem It's Twilight Time in the City Sunlite Wanter Rhyme city, imagery,
Used Book Ron Kempton Free verse city, i am, identity,
Unspoken Truths David Welch Rhyme city, culture, how i
Premium Member Poem Serious Lights Caren Krutsinger Kimo car, city, day, how
Premium Member Poem SCI-FI Line Gauthier Monorhyme city, humanity, loss, nature,
15 Years the Street Declan Mc Laughlin Rhyme absence, addiction, city, dark,
the memory photo jan hansen Blank verse child abuse, christian, city,
A City with No Foundation Felicia Jarvis Free verse city, peace, philosophy, war,
Premium Member Poem Urbane History Lessons Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse caregiving, city, health, integrity,
Premium Member Poem For the Love of Chicago - MAYORAL PARADE Gershon Wolf Rhyme city, gender, political, race,
The Scent of Earth Subimal Sinha-Roy Quintain (English) city, earth, sensual,
Harbor Mist Mike Gentile Rhyme city, image, imagery, morning,
Karaoke at Kings Cross John Smallshaw Rhyme city, travel,
The American Bar in the Savoy Hotel Steve Zak Verse city, desire, london, lust,
Chicago Land- In the Belly of the Beast Steve Zak Verse chicago, city, culture, death,
Bricks Kirin Lawrence Prose character, childhood, city, environment,
Jerusalem Jun Gonzales Iambic Pentameter city, jesus, jewish, sad,
Premium Member Poem DEJA VU IN A CITY nette onclaud Free verse city, identity, life,
Premium Member Poem Concrete and Tarmac - urban sonnet John lawless Sonnet city, fate, life,
600 Degrees Of Separation Bernard Chan Free verse city, humanity, lost, people,
Premium Member Poem Greasing the Poles ilene bauer Limerick city, sports,
Writing on the Ground Oliver Furlong Prose Poetry city, creation, environment, nature,
In a well-grounded voice Maryna Tchianova Curtal Sonnet beauty, city, conflict, courage,
Obliquity Albino Mattioli Free verse analogy, birthday, books, city,
Pilipinas James Larioza Rhyme city, dedication, environment,
I am American Samuel Griffin Rondeau america, appreciation, celebration, city,
Just fucking lose it Evan no Free verse career, cheer up, city,
Rinse to change Edward Guerrero ABC blessing, change, city, day,
Kitchen Sink Oliver Furlong Prose Poetry city, house, loneliness, parents,
On the Beat with Ollie Marsha Smith Free verse career, city, dog, work,
Premium Member Poem How Segregation and Freedom Are The Same Nick Trim Free verse city, age, america, black african
The City Peter Cobbler Free verse allegory, analogy, city, imagery,
This Faceless City Edward Clapham Verse city, hope, imagery, solitude,
Sanctuary David Welch Rhyme city, freedom, how i
Premium Member Poem Bethlehem Delivery Freddie Robinson Jr. Free verse christian, city, history, spiritual,
The City of Treasure Theo EMARALDA manthata I do not know? city, death,