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Short Urban Poems

Short Urban Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short Urban poems by PoetrySoup poets. Search short Urban poetry by poem length and keyword.


Premium Member Concrete And Steel Headstones
plywood windows dusty streets faded graffiti...

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Categories: urban, city, humanity, society,
Form: Monoku



The kid
Busy city’s heart – A kid is lost in the crowd!...

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Categories: life, people, places, sad, sympathy, urban
Form: Monoku
POETRY
Passionately
Overtly
Expressing
The
Real
You...

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Categories: black african american, urban, word play,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member HIBERNAL
No
man's land-
allotment
between micro
climes...

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Categories: nature, seasons, urban
Form: Cinqku
Quiz No.12
What famous poet was originally born as an insect?...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sports, thank you, urban,
Form: ABC



4:20, Four- Twenty, The Earth Day Birthday
Contractual agreements with publisher caused DELETION
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Categories: urban, confusion, funny, happiness, holiday, hope, inspirational, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
Baptized In Equality
Contractual agreements with publisher caused DELETION
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Categories: urban, angst, business, caregiving, family, friendship, hope, inspirational,
Form: Carpe Diem
blood transfusion
...

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Categories: urban, angst, brother, confusion, family, father, forgiveness, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Beijing, China
synchronicity
one at motion, one at peace
subversivism...

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Categories: places, political, urban
Form: Haiku
Violence
Dancing shadows.
Mask violent beatings.
Deep in the city....

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Categories: urban
Form: Senryu
Topics...
She said
Name that tune
and i almost danced
for hours......

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Categories: angst, anniversary, art, business, caregiving, urban,
Form: ABC
Dublin
Here I sit alone,
So far away from my home,
City is alive....

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Categories: adventure, city, environment, ireland, lonely, places, urban,
Form: Haiku
The Internet: Rtrn
A void of Facebook
Creativity dies here...
Procrastination!...

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© Dan Keir  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: urban, adventure, dedication, freedom, home, hope, humorous, imagination,
Form: Haiku
Wisdom.....
I wonder...
does the strain come from...
lack of touching??...

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Categories: teen, uplifting, urban, wedding,
Form: ABC
Beijing, an attempted Haiku
Temples and hutongs
dragons and people abound.
Tea an oasis....

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Categories: holiday, places, urban,
Form: Haiku
City Sounds
Busy sounds near me
Noisy people are about
Traffic cruises on...

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Categories: life, urban
Form: Senryu
Drunken Beer Cans
beer cans empty
clattering drunkenly
down somber, sober alley...

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Categories: urban
Form: Free verse
Premium Member USA BIRTHDAY
u s a birthday
all kids love shooting candles
awesome display
...

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Categories: anniversary, urban
Form: Haiku
The Gulshan Lake 2
The children of slum
Swim in the dirty water
Of the Gulshan lake!
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Categories: childhood, people, sad, social, urban,
Form: Haiku
Summer Heat
Summer has now come
flash of red on the corner
City full of pain...

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Categories: summer, urban,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Please Slow Down
Daily rushing

Anger on freeways

How can we slow this down?...

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Categories: anger, angst, car, community, stress, travel, urban,
Form: Questionku
August twilight
radiant sunset

bleeds into a rippled sky

an August twilight
...

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© Eiken Laan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: uplifting, urban
Form: Haiku
Passing through MK
The unwashed drain of 
semi-civil masses sits
bleakly in darkness...

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Categories: imagery, metaphor, travel, urban,
Form: Haiku
Knife
A knife in the dark.
Guts spilled on the floor.
Humanity is lost....

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Categories: urban
Form: Senryu
Parachuters
In the mid air like
Paratroopers floating fair
Parachuters in air....

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Categories: childhood, education, children, life, school, urban, visionary
Form: Senryu