Urban Poems | Examples of Urban Poetry

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Premium Member Poem Urban Sonnet - Vanished Gershon Wolf Sonnet cat, hope, loss, urban,
Premium Member Poem Urban Morning Sound Ian Love Verse day, morning, sound, urban,
The Child Within Reena Choudhary Light Poetry urban, art, true love, trust,
Premium Member Poem CAN'T BE CONTAINED Alexis Y. Monoku urban, valentines day,
The Poetess Jasmine Colquitt ABC urban,
600 Degrees Of Separation Bernard Chan Free verse urban, city, humanity, lost, people,
Metropolitan Winter Dream Matthew Anish Concrete political, urban,
A Few Words From The Coroner Bernard Chan Free verse urban, death, life, memory, men,
Shake Richard Evans Free verse childhood, urban,
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People are like trees Maryna Tchianova Dramatic Verse uplifting, urban, words,
Premium Member Poem If Forced To Play I Win Brenda Chiri Rhyme urban, appreciation, change, fate, games,
Fake Fake Everywhere Nick Trim Rhyme urban, image, men, people, sad,
Icy New York Night Matthew Anish Free verse new york, poetry, urban,
Premium Member Poem Ribbons of Light Denis Barter Rhyme travel, urban,
TIME TO PAY SHERRY BECK Rhyme urban, abuse, betrayal, lost, rude,
Dreaming Lower East Side Matthew Anish Concrete art, joy, urban,
Premium Member Poem Detroit Assembly Defined Freddie Robinson Jr. Rhyme identity, truth, urban,
Urban Sprawl W.A. CHOLT Tanka city, light, urban,
On the Verge Dennis Foss Free verse urban, angst, anxiety, conflict, culture,
Premium Member Poem Snowy Stories Vermillion Scythe Free verse art, books, snow, urban,
the digital war Haoxi Tan Rhyme computer, technology, urban,
Society Furrow James Free verse urban, black african american, culture,
Living Legend Eminem Nick Trim Rhyme urban, celebrity, god, hero, hip
Meditate before clossing street Julian Scutts Burlesque irony, urban,
Premium Member Poem Unordinary Food James Edward Lee Sr. Free verse assonance, celebration, endurance, urban,
Premium Member Poem Legend of the Leeds Lions Robert Haigh Narrative animal, surreal, time, urban,
Premium Member Poem Take Our Kids Back From The Streets Brenda Chiri Rhyme urban, abuse, black african american,
THE SUBWAY Nata Augustovskaya Verse urban, deep, moving on, travel,
Premium Member Poem Still Fuming Jack Ellison Limerick urban,
Midnight Sun Kenneth R. Jenkins ABC urban, betrayal, life, night, society,
Urban Joy Matthew Anish Senryu joy, urban,
Premium Member Poem Urban Fear Teddy Kimathi Free verse urban, africa, crazy, culture, dark,
Premium Member Poem In the Way Freddie Robinson Jr. Bio society, truth, urban,
True Colours Nick Trim Rhyme urban, blessing, destiny, emotions, farewell,
Urban Tale Matthew Anish Ballad football, urban,
A View of New York of the 1950s Andrew John Free verse urban,
Turning Tricks David Welch Rhyme urban, corruption, dark, death, lust,
Premium Member Poem Hot Summer Days Of Old Brenda Chiri Rhyme urban, cheer up, children, for
Tonight we are calm Kenny Gwena Free verse urban, community, peace, philosophy, silence,
One-way Street A.O. Taner Verse urban, dedication, emotions, how i
Summer Heat Matthew Anish Senryu summer, urban,
ISEYIN Rasaq GafariAbiodun OMBADA Bio urban, africa, allegory, thanksgiving, together,
Cruising the hardened streets Suburban Lovechild Free verse urban, adventure, city, dark, hip
Black Tears Manasvini Sriram Blank verse urban, angst, heartbreak, metaphor, repetition,
The Police Radio Paul Warren Ballad remember, urban,
The Piano ilene bauer Rhyme urban,
Premium Member Poem Urban Culture Teddy Kimathi Free verse urban, humorous, identity, imagery, life,
Dublin ilene bauer Rhyme today, travel, urban, vacation,
The city person's ballad: urban versus rural Mpho Kgaswane Ballad urban, city, class, community, journey,
City Trevor McLeod Quatrain grief, pollution, urban, water,
Premium Member Poem Hillstreet Blues James Edward Lee Sr. Lyric urban, adventure, courage, hero, hope,
Betsy Meek and Mild Vivien Wade Rhyme urban,
Broadway Avenue Panhandler Annette Gagliardi Dramatic monologue urban, addiction, culture, destiny, humanity,
THE WAR Adam Black Free verse urban, america, beautiful, confusion, science
Exasperated Inc Kenny Gwena Lyric urban, character, conflict, culture, rap,
Premium Member Poem Urban Blight Dale Gregory Cozart Free verse urban, anger, angst, anxiety, class,
Premium Member Poem Yard Sale PAT Adams Acrostic city, clothes, people, urban,
different strokes Lorraine Ferns Haiku people, urban,
A third world city with a revolutionary aspect victoria alonzo Free verse poverty, urban,
Golden arches Charles Pullen Light Poetry urban, food, humorous, introspection, silly,
Premium Member Poem Breaking It Down Freddie Robinson Jr. Verse courage, spiritual, truth, urban,
Grand theft Audio verlecia fields Bio urban, community, dance, freedom, humorous,
Urban Legend Brian Davey Couplet hero, judgement, society, urban,
Damdam Precioso Tano Free verse adventure, creation, imagination, urban,
Forgive me for being lost Alex Duffy Free verse urban, courage, deep, meaningful, society,
Premium Member Poem A Bleak City Teddy Kimathi Free verse urban, africa, corruption, imagery, life,
DMV verlecia fields Lyric urban, desire, fantasy, freedom, hip
Premium Member Poem The Hellhound - from mythology Cecelia Hopkins-Drewer Rubaiyat horror, urban,
Behind Goggles Deepak Chalise Blank verse allusion, urban, violence,
Premium Member Poem Healing Teddy Kimathi Narrative urban, addiction, drug, imagery, life,
Premium Member Poem Breakfast in a Brooklyn Diner Rita A. Simmonds Free verse urban, city, confusion, food, new
A Welcomed Escape Brandon Carter Lyric urban, angst, anxiety, how i
Premium Member Poem On Turning Fifty Teddy Kimathi Narrative urban, age, change, growing up,
Neighbourhood Splotch Andy Morfett Free verse conflict, funny, identity, urban,
At the Curb Manuel Abis Free verse urban,
At Home Manuel Abis Free verse urban,
Premium Member Poem Faceless Man Teddy Kimathi Narrative urban, dark, fantasy, imagery, murder,
Rush Hour 24-7 Creative Chaos Haiku urban, city, culture, cute love,
The legendary Hookerman Jeremy Smith Narrative urban, conflict, dark, death, imagination,
FOUR LOVE AFFAIRS Sidney Beck Free verse urban, , literature,
Happy Birthday KEKEN verlecia fields Bio urban, america, birthday, celebration, happy
Matt The Librarian Andrew Crisci Rhyme urban, addiction, appreciation, books, career,
Omaha S U N Charles Pullen Free verse urban, cool, culture, deep, eulogy,
Sweet Digression Emenaha Godwin Holiday Free verse urban, home, muse, passion, song,
Premium Member Poem Waiter and Waiting Teddy Kimathi Rhyme urban, crazy, fantasy, funny, hilarious,
Premium Member Poem To Gregory Pardlo, Pulitzer Prize Winner Poet M.e. Rhyme urban, assonance, black african american,
Territory ilene bauer Rhyme people, urban,
My Facebook Friends Ike Boat Dramatic Verse urban, analogy, friend, friendship, hello,
Motion Aloke Jain I do not know? career, conflict, urban,
Late at Night Matthew Anish Concrete dream, sleep, urban,
Sunset in New York Matthew Anish Free verse city, urban,
City Lights - Re - Visited Matthew Anish Free verse city, light, urban,
Confession of the Broken George Baskerville I do not know? urban, addiction, black african american,
Premium Member Poem Hard Life Teddy Kimathi Narrative urban, deep, imagery, life, society,
A Trip to the Zoo Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen Monorhyme animal, care, life, urban,
Downtown in the Summer Madeleine McLaughlin Free verse summer, urban,
Premium Member Poem She wants fast life Teddy Kimathi Narrative urban, imagery, life, sad, teen,
Facebook Russell Grushco Rhyme urban, friendship, life, love, true
There Once Was a Long Vanished England Carl Halling Free verse urban, childhood, england, history, life,
Santa Ho Ho Ho's verlecia fields Lyric urban, christmas, december, fantasy, hip