Neighborly Poems | Examples of Neighborly Poetry

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I Choose My Friends So Carefully - Collaboration with Caren Krutsinger Rhona McFerran Rhyme neighborly, feelings, friendship, humorous, prejudice,
Premium Member Poem I Choose My Friends So Carefully Collaboration with Rhona McFerran Caren Krutsinger Rhyme neighborly, friendship, funny, life,
Fruit Salad Fusion Robin Carretti Romanticism neighborly, destiny, funny, imagery, imagination,
Premium Member Poem Changes Mike Hauser Rhyme neighborly, life,
Do You Really Care DrJim Martin Rhyme neighborly, care, family, relationship,
Premium Member Poem Greening Our Neighborhood Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse neighborly, caregiving, earth, education, environment,
Surviving Broken-Hearted Experiences curtis johnson Prose Poetry neighborly, childhood, children, dad, dog,
Premium Member Poem Romantic Tangles Gerald Dillenbeck Prose Poetry neighborly, age, betrayal, death, family,
The Outlander Michelle Waters Ballad neighborly, change, childhood, community, history,
Premium Member Poem Not My Fault Janice Canerdy Free verse neighborly, anger, people, relationship,

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Syria Reconstructed
by Gerald Dillenbeck
It is in our fragile, nearly broken, exposure
that we are most available for love
and remedial gratitude,
rather than the louder applause
of our full-blown ballistic glory.

While exercising...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, deep, earth day, health,

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Neglecting Top and Bottom Lines
by Gerald Dillenbeck
I worry we co-invest in big private and public corporate assault
on Earth,
on environmentalism,
on longer-term ecologic.

Really, honey?
That's too bad.
Why not also see long-term assault
as the unintended...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, destiny, earth, earth day,

Dec and Jan
by Abdullah Alhemaidy
Declination end of the last circle lap
January starts a new journey from last to current
Flow full of ups and downs in inner within
Celestial solar neighborly...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, december, january, new year,

One Neighborly Tree
by curtis johnson

One Autumn  afternoon, I was forced to stall.
Across the street on a corner lawn very small,
stood a tree most beautiful and noticed by all.
Each...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, autumn, care, nature, tree,

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Holy StandUp Matters
by Gerald Dillenbeck
In April of this year I began preparing a new organic gardening patch,
planning to have it ready for next year's expansion from a too-small garden
in...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, culture, garden, health, humanity,

One Good Neighbor
by curtis johnson

He came night after night. I don’t know how long he favored me in such an appreciative manner, but I was most pleased when I...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, animal, care, cat, dedication,

Fire lighter
by Bongani Zungu
Mouth speaks from the abundance of the heart
Troubling thoughts spill out like smelly discharge 
You hear people say  ”I’d rather trust a stone than...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, sad, sorrow,

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Night Of The Owl
by Matt Caliri
Winds cry
Shiny slimies 
I see you
A fuzz fringe fizzing 
Across peek-a-boo moon
Croo croo night 
I love you too

Heart thumps with the 
Crickety crickets on the
Brown...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, animal, nature,

Hamburger Children of Hamburger Land
by Thomas Norman

I went for a walk in Hamburger Land
I saw hamburger children all hand in hand.
They swallowed the image, they did not create.
With  hungry mouths,...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, childhood, children, evil, future,

The Hermitess
by Eugene Harvey
existence pro tempore wanes
within her ghostly pubescent
femininity’s wispy wraithlike
thin-bodied emaciated frame,

her neighborly heart is silent
with every impaired labored
breath, betwixt each weary 
heartbeat, waiting to exhale,

tho’...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, absence, loneliness, solitude, woman,

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New Neighbors
by Gerald Dillenbeck
I am just finishing my morning meditation when I hear my doorbell ring. It actually sounds more like that buzzing sound you hear if you...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, depression, family, funny love,

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For Love of Lynott not Pete
by James Horn
For Love of Lynott not Pete

(Stephanie and Bob Lynott are my neighbors.
We also go to St. James Episcopal in Shallotte, NC.)

What God intended for both...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, analogy, humorous, inspirational,

Katydid
by Paul Schneiter
A katydid stopped at my door.
Wedge of green gossamer
But something more.

I angled to get a closer look.
Intrusive I fear was I.
He quickly me forsook.

Off to...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, insect, nature,

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Hawk
by ilene bauer
A high-pitched screech announces
That the hawk is close at hand.
Whatever he is saying,
Other hawks must understand.

For me, I'm satisfied to hear
That plaintive, jarring screech,
Despite the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, bird,

Price of Fame
by Kira Price
I don’t know if I’m afraid of how it would change me or the people who linger ‘round
Too much, too young is an over occurrence...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, america, celebrity, peace, today,

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NEIGHBORHOOD REVISITED
by daver austin
NEIGHBORHOOD REVISITED

This long life nearly done,
Come round to memories
Flashing mind, one-by-one.

All social pain withstood,
Body boxed and topped, all’s
Brought down to neighborhood.

Scorning reality,
A reinvented child
The mind’s...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, introspection, world,

Do You Really Care
by DrJim Martin
In olden days folks seemed to care
About friends and strangers everywhere
Though things were often in short supply 
There seemed enough to “make it by.”

An attitude...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, devotion,

the principles on southeast center
by Andrew Gallagher
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how could i know him his eyes say
but my eyes reply which of us may...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, funeral, introspection, urban,

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Another Alone Again Chance
by Joe Flach
I often wondered if her heart skipped a beat
Whenever I was around
Or if her knees started growing weak
Threatening to fell her to the ground

I wondered...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, life,

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Fulfilling My Neighbor's Wish
by Joe Flach
I was momentarily saddened by the news I heard
About my neighbor living across the street
I was sorry to learn about the condition he had
Even though...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: neighborly, life, time, me, time,



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