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Jersey City Poems - Poems about Jersey City

Jersey City Poems - Examples of all types of poems about jersey city 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 jersey city.

Premium Member Blue Suburbs
...Blue Suburbs Like in Saint Denis Day and night The zombies cross paths in Jersey City Those who slam their dreams in eldorados cross day and night Those who have cracked them in the New Yor......Read More
Categories: jersey city, desire, destiny, dream, new
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Band of Brothers- 1968
...ong, lonely hours on a sniper post. He is black and I am white and we are members of the Band of Brothers. He is from Jersey City, New Jersey, and I am from the deep Delta of Mississippi. We are brothers in respect and survival and we wo......Read More
Categories: jersey city, death, social, war,
Form: Free verse
family ties
...ck busy loading up the dock the usual 9-5 except in your life it's more like all day and night fast forward to jersey city commuting through subways working till sundays small apartment building four kids and a love that's unyi......Read More
Categories: jersey city, 12th grade, america, anxiety,
Form: Rhyme
Another Mass Shooting
...This time in Jersey City Another mass murder Was it a hate crime? At least six souls have gone to meet their Maker Personally,......Read More
Categories: jersey city, fear, hope, how i
Form: Verse
My Time Machine
...to see ancient Rome, And the chariot races at the hippodrome. Then it dawned on me where I should go in time, To Jersey City - nineteen-forty-nine, So, I typed in the coordinates and stepped inside, And in a micro-second, I complet......Read More
Categories: jersey city, dad, fantasy, father, father
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member To Play With Her Toys
... There once was a daddy from Jersey City Who's little girl was ever so pretty The neighbourhood boys Wanted to play with her toys Made sure there......Read More
Categories: jersey city, fun,
Form: Limerick
Jersey City Delivery
...Lotus Petals, Bride to be, The J.City flower delivery, A storm rolls in, South by southwest Wind does blow, the ......Read More
Categories: jersey city, color, flower,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member To Play With Her Toys
... There once was a daddy from Jersey City Who's little girl was ever so pretty The neighbourhood boys Wanted to play with her toys Made sure there......Read More
Categories: jersey city, fun,
Form: Limerick
NO GLORY, NO HOME, NO MORE--FIRST SHADOW SONNET CHALLENGE
...e warrior’s hallo; warred in vain Mercy, come again, please give me mercy? Shame the wars' casualties; hall of shame Jersey City the same as New Jersey None gave true love; and glory was for none Time life wasted; and hope died one l......Read More
Categories: jersey city, black african american, poems,
Form: Sonnet
Ever Jumped A Train - Part 9 - Robert and Ernie Adventures
...e controls. At least I knew now that we were rolling southward bound, Later, saw some kids playing near the tracks at Jersey City. Ernie and Snowy didn't wake up until we hit Philadelphia, I told Ernie we were entering the city of bro......Read More
Categories: jersey city, adventure, childhood, growing up,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Saturday After
...y Saturday morning, I took my one son who still lived at home onto the city to volunteer our assistance. We took the Jersey City ferry into midtown. At first, we made our way to the Javits Center where volunteers were to gather. Even......Read More
Categories: jersey city, history, lifeson, people, water,
Form: Narrative