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Oakland Poems - Poems about Oakland

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Premium Member A Day In An Old Town Of Oakland
...A Part of the Past Frozen in Time You can drive your whole life not look upon the face of harbingers in spring we......Read More
Categories: oakland, tribute,
Form: Rictameter



Premium Member Sidney Poitier RIP
...o Hearts, ~~~0~~~ *RIP Mister Poitier* I was honored to have had a one-on-one intro with Mr. Poitier, in 1977, Oakland, CA. I found him to be a passionate man of his industry and one who bears a considerable measure of compassion .......Read More
Categories: oakland, career, celebrity, character, confidence,
Form: Footle
Premium Member John Madden RIP
... *Image of John Madden by Oakland News Now. John Madden RIP As an offensive linesman forms profession, Complimenting Raiders pro football c......Read More
Categories: oakland, character, eulogy, football, image,
Form: Epitaph
Miracle ova fertilized cell
... self determined autonomous millennial relocated University of Pennsylvania Engineering graduate class of 2019 calls Oakland, California home (employed at Certified B Corporation) lives with her lovely beau, and two beautiful tortoise......Read More
Categories: oakland, adventure, angel, anniversary, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Upon our yours truly and his missus exchanging holy matrimony vows
...balloon uterus, wherein conception delineated birth of eldest daughter, and many a tomb morrow later she resides in Oakland, California. I attempt reasonable rhyme about... oh happy yesteryear when newly minted groom (me) wed bride......Read More
Categories: oakland, adventure, age, anniversary, appreciation,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Thomas Jeffrey Hanks
...STRAND JULY ~~Brian Strand: Judged 2021 June 30 *Tom and I formerly worked together in the mid to late '70s at the Oakland Airport Hilton Inn in the San Francisco bay area of northern California. I worked behind the hotel desk and Tom,......Read More
Categories: oakland, history,
Form: Clerihew
Premium Member What Dad Did
...ome from church, mom out with the sisters while dad says, "No shame, just serve yourselves," as we began to watch our Oakland A's engage the NY Mets. None of us had known that our dad would have made the rooftop into makeshift bleache......Read More
Categories: oakland, baseball, fathers day, friendship,
Form: Free verse
Breach of confidentiality induces asphyxiation part uno
...tesy cruel horse whip mine inexcusable (albeit clueless faux pas) family members living social in Bend, Oregon and Oakland, California did yip private information across cyberspace did zip. Apology (ex post facto) extended regardi......Read More
Categories: oakland, angel, anger, anxiety, appreciation,
Form: Rhyme
Late morning today February 17 2021
...m with immediate insight since yours truly likes to write. Our eldest daughter, an engineering ace, (who lives in Oakland, California, and conveniently employed to chase the buck courtesy remote technology within walls of her dwell......Read More
Categories: oakland, angst, anxiety, business, confusion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member OAKLAND A'S SANTA
...are! With golden gloves and golden boots. Your face full of merriment. Quite the sporty guy you are,. Driving an Oakland A's sports car! You are huggable, too. Soft and oh, entirely lovable. Trying to be the grooviest dude in t......Read More
Categories: oakland, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Experiencing emerging adulthood stage while inching toward being an old geezer
...ayna punim two darling young twenty something daughters, though living social on their own the former a resident of Oakland, California the latter calls Bend, Oregon home sweet home, whose lives still impacted when both girls wan......Read More
Categories: oakland, anger, childhood, confusion, father
Form: Free verse
I Ain't Buyin' It Baby
...e moving away; Democrat county decay; Record Dem votes implausible event. See Maricopa, in Arizona. Look at Kent, Oakland, Wayne, and Washtenaw. None of the vote counts make sense, Look; you’ll not be on the fence; Vote fraud more ......Read More
Categories: oakland, abuse, betrayal, corruption, evil,
Form: Limerick
Gobbledygook about Thanks Taking formerly known as Thanksgiving
...rdly wait! I credit our "star student," a twenty something recent University of Penn alumna currently residing in Oakland, California, whose smarts as a single young woman her papa doth envy, no matter dearth of employment prospe......Read More
Categories: oakland, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Damsel in distress
...dent") since grade one at Belmont Hills Elementary whose high school alma mater i.e. Harriton High School, now glum Oakland California transplant. I (biological father), who helped beget offspring writhes with agony, cuz he and th......Read More
Categories: oakland, absence, boyfriend, depression, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Two Buckets
...first MLB game in Chicago. In 1984, I attended a Harlem Globe Trotters game in Oakland, Ca. In or about 1990, I attended my first NBA game in Sacramento, Ca. That left one major American sport to......Read More
Categories: oakland, giving, life, love, sports,
Form: Narrative

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