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Pittsburgh Poems - Poems about Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Poems - Examples of all types of poems about pittsburgh 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 pittsburgh.
Premium Member Walter Mitty-Like Dreams
...The US President is everywhere and everything, it seems At least he is, in his Walter Mitty-like dreams Racing to Ground Zero the very next day Just as false as his appointment to the ......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, dream, hyperbole, leadership, truth,
Form: Couplet

Premium Member Roger's Waist
...Roger’s waist was the linchpin when we launched “The Rose” off Garrison’s Cove on Bailey Island. He let out the rope around his belt as she slid off the trailer at high tide. We weren’t youn......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, death, death of a
Form: Free verse
...I hail from the “City of Bridges” – Where "la belle riviere" is born, Where th’Allegheny and “Mon”, Come together as one And the proud black and gold are worn. I hail from the “City of Champi......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, home,
Form: Other
Strange Things Found In the Lost Tomb of Zarathustra
...It was never exactly pinpointed for only the African Crowned Eagles knew of the twisting paths to its misplaced place. In that crystalline chamber, upon that gold dusted floor were found much t......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, poetry,
Form: Free verse
The Old Lady's Tale - Hlm
...In the countryside, She dwelt with her little friend, Bonded and stitched through. This old lady from Pittsburgh, Had her favourite chair infested with bugs, She was sore displeased, But her......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, happy, hilarious, miracle,
Form: Monoku

My Latest Dream
...I was walking down the street With my ice cream cone in my hand. All of the sudden i hear a loud I look up and see King Kong. He is climbing up the UPMC building in Pittsburgh. Once he reache......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, 10th grade, abuse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Train - 1958
...TRAIN – 1958 On a warm summer evening at North Philadelphia Station the 6:19 on track three, the "Spirit of Saint Louis-Limited" from Penn Station New York, Newark and Trenton bound for Thirt......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, childhood, dream,
Form: Free verse
Eric Says Relax
...Killing time before a movie, an ex and I rifles thru what the nearby shoppes had to offer, hoping to be aroused by some remarkable deal. I was making a Facebook post in the first row of used ......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, film, giggle, giving, humor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ground Hog Day 2021
... Ground Hog Day 2021 Long Range Forecast Haiku: by Tom February 2 2021 Today's forecast comes from Gobblers knob near Pittsburgh. Phil saw his shadow. ......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, weather,
Form: Haiku
Coyote Call
...Both Zane and I stood, rigid with terror, in a desolate area of the old golf course. My dad, Who was emitting a siren ......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, 8th grade, animal, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Bucket List
...MY BUCKET LIST Years and years ago, I made a bucket list. I looked everywhere and could not find it. I don’t remember everything I listed, so it’s time for a new one to be created or just to g......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, adventure, journey, places, travel,
Form: Free verse
Faith Healer
...Every Wednesday he held a healing service for the sick since Betty's cancer had spread to a point of no return Fr. N was the only one she followed, with faith unbroken; He stood at the front of......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, appreciation, faith,
Form: Narrative
Dawn of the Woodpecker
...Swaying and shuffling to the bathroom, once again, I hoped this time that I’d summon the wherewithal to finally start my Saturday. But my visit was bookended by my usual return to b......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, bird, drink, funny, good
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pittsburgh Rain
...Working ethic. steel ethnic. Pittsburgh in the rain like metal canisters. The grain of the Alleghenies. Old labor's hand sings your dark iron tones. Sadlowsky galvanized stainles......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, city, eulogy, history, image,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member To My Dad
...Poem To My Dad In Memory 04/17/2018 By: It has been almost a year Since you left us here, For the heavenly relm Your reward is clear. I miss you. Mom is d......Read the rest...
Categories: pittsburgh, dad, emotions, love, miss
Form: Free verse

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