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Suburbia Poems - Poems about Suburbia

Suburbia Poems - Examples of all types of poems about suburbia 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 suburbia.
Premium Member Behind the wall
...The coffee shops stand by the canal Beautiful scenery and in flannels All spruced up to put on the show How wealthy they are we don't need to know Behind the wall is a back street ginnel With ......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, analogy, discrimination, drink, environment,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member The Great American Make-Believe
...Suburban resident pretense, a bleak uniformity. I grew up among the repetitious homes, isolated alienated, I wandered the conformity, the endless square yards, the dull feckless syndrome. Repug......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, america, anxiety, community, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
The past
...Recreating the mid seventies With the Delfonics Alive and Kicking Snafu and String Driven Thing Bedsitter land imagined on the suburbia lengthwise red duvets changed frequently It seems so d......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, appreciation,
Form: Free verse
Sex Stories
...Dark women and their softly lit shadows haunt our days. Men who dwell upon form and beauty, are attracted to moths, they grow too old, too fast, their erotic minds like over-sharpened pencils......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Grandpa Shark
...terrible two is a ninja turtle she spins her little play broom like a fighting stick and charges grandpa shark faints and dodges she reels back gives him a whack and he cries like a v......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, granddaughter, grandfather,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Ever Sniffed a Dollar Bill
...It's impossible to hum with your nose blocked Don't try it you'll give yourself a hernia About two hundred babies are born every minute Guess there's not much doing in suburbia Dust un......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dystopian Heart
...The landscape has been clouded by dust The skyline vanishes as the definition Between the hope of sky And the dismal reality of the ground Pervades and creeps The red luscious heart Is tempe......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, heart, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
...A Doe and deer come to my backyard. its quite a common sight in leafy suburbia. The hunters search out the deep woods to shoot at them. They are in no danger here except for ......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Dad Did Not Quit
...Can we talk over dinner? I’ll be composed, Salad a middleman On orange china. I won’t stare daggers I’ll only look gently You won’t upset me You won’t cry Tablecloth a barrier Of polite norm......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, 12th grade, america, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member An Age of Charmed Dreamers
...‘Blessed I was to be young in an age of charmed dreamers.’ Childhood in suburbia wanting for nothing; Kickball and flashlight tag ‘til dinner was set; Be home by the time the neighborhood’s lit......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, childhood, dream, feelings, sunset,
Form: Haibun
Salient Arguments
...salient arguments whirlwind across the floor rugs of rolling hills closets filled yet more the ones we never speak of portraits fleering infinite mirrored reflections walls of respective dista......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, endurance, humorous, missing you,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Anti-Poem - Dry Ice and Cologne
...a blue chevy impala basks in a suburban driveway like a beached whale it oozes gases and black oils its seeping white walls beg for rubber movements little boy inside the house sits on a pleated ......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, memory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Yellow Press
...the conversation continues to whither some pugilistic pundits from the tele’ and ‘net have chosen to seal their thoughts in a vault labeled 1955 a majority must die first, then we can talk ......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, discrimination,
Form: Free verse
...Transaurius Divined from a thousand novellas On the cusp of hallucination Somewhere between the monastery and the circus......... Devoid of any specious goodness Deficient in any and all pra......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, 12th grade, allusion, animal,
Form: Blank verse
Written In Sky
...Stymied suburbia, modern disquiet lingers. (Strange harbinger.) Sun rises hovers radiantly just - over the skyline, Third Eye opens wide.......Read the rest...
Categories: suburbia, analogy, angst, beauty, imagery,
Form: Narrative

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