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Off The Streets Poems | Examples of Off The Streets Poetry

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List of Off The Streets Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
The Kids Are Back At School The Brooklyn Six Project Free verse off the streets, courage, education, encouraging, inspiration,
good gang versus bad robin davis Rhyme off the streets, for teens, life, school,
Man in a Burger Bar Charlie Gregory Free verse off the streets, voice,
Premium Member Poem Grandparent Hood James Edward Lee Sr. ABC off the streets, allusion, community, dedication, destiny,
Mr Simpletons Prayer Henry Ategie Blank verse off the streets, allusion,
To The Leaders Bernard Barclay Narrative off the streets, political, presidents day, proposal,
If You Want To Open A Door Bernard Barclay Narrative off the streets, political, society,
FREEDOM FREE FROM MYSELF Xoliswa Maduna ABC off the streets, fear, grave, innocence, lost,
Premium Member Poem Paris at 51 connie pachecho Free verse off the streets, destiny, forgiveness, life, woman,
Premium Member Poem Daddy, Where Do Unicorns Come From Mike Hauser Light Verse off the streets, fairy, fantasy, imagination,

Miles Jenkins nunn
by John Hall
I know this boy , named miles Jenkins nunn . He collects bratz dolls and

Crossdresses 4 fun ! He likes playing poker with his mom...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, allusion, baby, career, change,

A Criminals Thirst
by Diane Pennestri
As a child I would play,
never wondering off far away.
Thinking the streets were even safe,
until one day you find another in this space.
A criminal thirsty...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, grief, hurt, murder, violence,

A STAND FOR ALL
by Beverly Alkareem
A STAND FOR ALL
Here we are living in this unknown world. Whatever happened to the land of freedom? Discrimination, harassment, policing and outrages crimes, carrying...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, america, inspirational, drug,

Change
by Bernard Barclay
I've heard it said
that you can't change 
who you are
a leopard can't 
change it's spots

but to me that feels wrong
we are constantly changing
once scared to...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, change, character,

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THE CREEPS
by Verlena S. Walker
In his country, he says I would be called a fat *i*c* with my hips being thick.
He said his men would f*c*k me so much...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, abuse, dark, death, deep,

Let Us Be Free
by Bruce Rittze`
The music is my destiny it 
brings out the best in me 
when I'm in the booth its 
like I can feel everything 
my senses...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, africa

Rhapsody Of The Night
by Sam Raj
RHAPSODY OF THE NIGHT
__________________________

Darkness she dawns her costume preparing for her play.
The stars gleam and glitter on the blue stage.
Moon shines, she's happy to play...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, nature,

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On Halloween - Monotetra
by Kim Merryman
On Halloween the children play,
Dressed in fun costumes they sashay,
Through neighborhoods at dusk of day,
They make their way, they make their way.

Pirates and faeries, witches...

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Monorhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, children, halloween,

I'm Grown
by Kable Brown
Look at me I'm grow.
I want to be out on my own.
I always did what I was told, but now I'm grown.

No need to worry...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, farewell, freedom, growing up,

a peril against civility
by David Freeman
 In the dark allies they hide with the muzzles of their guns and fly bullets with people screaming for safety out of dazzle.
Reading long...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, political,

sandy hook and gun laws
by louis rams
(1/18/13)

gone are the mom and pop stores that i once knew
candy stores , malt shops,newspaper and magazine stands too.
life was so much simpler then, you...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, education, tribute, political,

A question for America
by steven cooke
When a gun goes off you lose control
The bullet now controls you
The hand that pulled the trigger is angry
But anger is fleeting
And regret cannot stop...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, loss, fear,

Be Thankful
by Deanna Dilley
Be thankful for the planet we live on.
Be thankful for the families we have.
Be thankful for the countries we live in.
Be thankful for the money...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, inspirational, life, religion, thank

I Want A Man
by Kable Brown
If you want to be my man there's some things you need to understand.


I want a man who can
Don't want a man who can't
I want...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, funny, inspirational, romance, teen,

the emergency room
by andrew delapruch
at the mission in the Bowery
when the addict comes in at night
they are ushered through electronic doors that
slam shut like a prison 
echoing down the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, life, hope,

dismantle the hero: Part II
by andrew delapruch
if you want to be a hero
if you want to do your country good
then do not join the military
do not become a politician &
do not...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, life,

the development of dead eyes: Part I
by andrew delapruch
most people trouncing round the empire 
walk with a sense of respect built by
the accumulation of things,
built by the constant reassertion of one’s
personality publicly,
pronouncing themselves...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, life,

The Flicker Fusion Threshold
by colin mitchell williams


If I were to swagger off the streets
Some gangster as I perched the skulduggery 
Of my litany in glitter and smoke
An ageless vandalism to linger...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, time, me,

homeless childrens covenant
by louis rams
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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, childhood, hopeeducation, children,

Pondering
by Paul Bailey
I'm standing tall upon a cliff,

looking down at small poor souls.

I'm sitting here wandering if,

and pondering all the reasons.

 

This is for the wife,

who cry's...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off the streets, life, cancer,