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Minneapolis Poems - Poems about Minneapolis

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Premium Member The Andrew Sisters
...From Minneapolis Minnesota three pop female musicians were born. LaVerne, Maxene and Patricia, known as the Andrew Sisters They introduced the United States to Jump Blues and Calypso I recognize s......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, music,
Form: Free verse

Leaving Minneapolis
...At 10,000 feet we rose through soft, voluminous canyons--- Dark billows whose slow swell was undisturbed by our passage. At 20,000 feet, the first few glimpses--- Three short days, and the promise......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, moon,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Around the Us On a Greyhound Bus - Part One
...I once traveled around the U. S. on a Greyhound bus, My wife thought I was crazy, but she made little fuss, It was, by far, the most awesome adventure I ever took Three changes of clothes, lots of......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, adventure, america, places, travel,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Snowing Inside-Minneapolis 2022
...cigarette falling, snow- ing in- side the bronco, buck- ing ash two-digit scissors reach- ing like tongs passenger’s eyes pop driver retrieves, revels, masters the smoke; a joke ......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, funny, travel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Appreciating the Clouds
...The bluest sky Minneapolis had ever seen Was whisked away and hidden, truly obscene. Who did it? We asked, where did they go? A warlock came by with a large swollen toe. He would not speak, but......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Corsets and Candy Cigarettes
...Where are my old white corsets Right next to your candy cigarettes Hey! We didn't get today's edition of 'Grit' It's canceled. They use bad words now like 'Guck' and 'Spit' Oh, and I can'......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, humorous, nostalgia, sister,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Herald In a New Dawn
...He gasped for breath under the brutal feet.... George Floyd, the black man at Minneapolis, a hapless victim of color prejudice. One more in the list... maligned for centuries, casting dark shadows in......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, anger, angst, inspirational,
Form: Haibun
Tarred and Feathered
...Written By: D. Collins 11/9/21 In my mind I have this picture of Ahmaud Arbery. Being tarred, feathered, then hung from a tree. Hunted like a runaw......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, black african american,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Long Range Weather Forecast
...October hums the chilly tune of a lyric, November croons to cold winds from the north, When winter will sweep suddenly eastward Blanketing the Black Hills with a coat of white-- Icy snow l......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, memory, seasons, snow, weather,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Her Seductive Voice
...HER SEDUCTIVE VOICE Her seductiveness rang out; in the still of night Every man listening out for her, shines his light She was a story teller on a pirate radio, no ads Moved from place to pl......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, beautiful, betrayal, black love,
Form: Couplet
Our Town
...Our Town Our town, where are you now, our streets are now empty of kids playing and playing hopscotch. Where is the good times we used to know? Minneapolis used to be nice, who took it away?......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, absence, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Fifties Were Never Like This
... The Fifties Were never Like This Tom’s Thoughts 1/7/2021 I hear a lot these days about cancel culture, and social injustice. Many treat those who disagree with their point of view as ......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, america, anger, how i
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Minneapolis Christmas
...reaching for snowflakes — sunflower in winter white abandons the sun 12/14/2020 Strand’s Hi-ku 2......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, weather,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Defund the Police
...What happens when you defund the police? Will you have law and order, civility and peace? How safe will your family actually be? Who will protect our way of life for you and me? As a society ju......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, truth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Mississippi Rhyme
...ACROSTIC PLAY EXAMPLE 2 for contest 11/8/2020 M I Sailing up the mighty river towards Minneapolis snow Scratching the mosquito bites from head to toe I Scenery stunning the closer the ......Read the rest...
Categories: minneapolis, river,
Form: Acrostic

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