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Syracuse Poems - Poems about Syracuse

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Premium Member TAKING THE OATH
...TAKING THE OATH For those who are born again through the Oath of Citizenship at the Onondaga County Courthouse, Syracuse, New York! The morning prayers over the neighbor’s car cold, the ride to the court house quiet as snowfa......Read More
Categories: syracuse, immigration,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Syracuse Departure
...SYRACUSE DEPARTURE Twelve degrees at seven AM and the weather a sharp bitter force off Lake Ontario The daybreak i......Read More
Categories: syracuse, journey,
Form: Free verse
NATIONAL PI DAY: 14 MARCH
...er ‘3’, then followed by the successive decimal places of pi. The first calculation of pi was done by Archimedes of Syracuse (287–212 BC), one of the greatest mathematicians of the ancient world. See my example above mirroring the fi......Read More
Categories: syracuse, language, math,
Form: Prose
Premium Member This Kind of Stuff We Just Can't Excuse
...ns that!... Darling I'd really like to continue to schmooze -- But I promised the girls I'd help topple Arethusa of Syracuse... Notes: Hans Christian Heg's statue was, indeed decapitated today in Madison, Wisconsin. H......Read More
Categories: syracuse, america, satire, violence, women,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Hymn to Aphrodite
...for performance within the cult. We do know that Sappho was held in very high regard. For instance, when Sappho visited Syracuse the residents were so honored they erected a statue to commemorate the occasion! During Sappho's lifetime, coin......Read More
Categories: syracuse, crush, desire, girlfriend, god,
Form: Sapphic stanza



Premium Member Salt City Syracuse
...Salt City Syracuse, You dwell in Mid State, You are used for testing new products, Rebuild, rebuild where you are, 15th Ward Ea......Read More
Categories: syracuse, absence, change, conflict, courage,
Form: ABC
Premium Member Turkish Holiday Humour or turk tatil mizah
...ion Hit with realisation At the airport he'd boarded the wrong plane... SUZE She was born in the city of Syracuse Was a stripper with the stage name of Suze Was ginormous on top That made all men's jaws drop For private ......Read More
Categories: syracuse, humor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member UNQUOTABLE QUOTES: XLVII - Tongue-Twisting Epigrams
...ided by its radius - can never be properly ascertained/calculated (damn the Roman soldiers for murdering Archimedes at Syracuse just when he was about to make the discovery), how is it possible that NASA landed its spacecraft on the moon i......Read More
Categories: syracuse, england, humor, satire, sensual,
Form: Epigram
The Fiddler
... She was raised on the shorelines of Lake Wawasee her mother a full-blooded Miami and her father now buried on Syracuse Hill said she will have his eyes. She’ll always remember the day that he died with fading breath he call......Read More
Categories: syracuse, dedication, father, father daughter,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member This Is Part Of My Story
...On a snowy Sunday night in the City of Syracuse, NY, as I sit at my computer and write part of my story from the past. The weather is very cold outside and I ......Read More
Categories: syracuse, africa, age, black african
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Bleeding Before Rome -1
...ection of burning insanity, the American 5th Army and British 8th shared combat and confused humanity together from Syracuse to the beaches of Salerno saddling the spine of Italy's mountainous spikes treking northwards into the Nazi w......Read More
Categories: syracuse, culture, heart, war, world
Form: Epic
I Live Here
...too These three great kingdoms of antiquity have all faded into obscurity So I ask you, do you know where I live? Syracuse once was a great city in ancient Rome Philadelphia once was a great city in ancient Greece Memphis once was......Read More
Categories: syracuse, allusion, spiritual, truth,
Form: Bio
A Sad Story Told From a Battlefield
...the drifting clouds above the Sicily, it is the fancy of dearest wish, the concocted tales that to honor the tyrant of Syracuse. He didn’t have a home; therefore, he doesn’t know what is the love, other than the deep wound of maternal ......Read More
Categories: syracuse, dark, death, lonely, myth,
Form: Free verse
New York Poets 800th Poem
...onsidering all the people there, it’s a big state! Many members from New York have talent that's great. Poets hail from Syracuse, Rochester, Albany, Plattsburgh, Scarsdale, White Plains, or Schenectady. They may come from Niagara Falls or B......Read More
Categories: syracuse, dedication, on writing and
Form: Rhyme
The Seventy-Sixers
...uld know, moved their operations to San Francisco. Therefore, Philadelphia was without a team for a year. However, the Syracuse Nationals relocated here. In the City of Brotherly Love, they took a new name. The “Seventy-Sixers” were now pl......Read More
Categories: syracuse, history, sports, basketball,
Form: Rhyme

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