Poems About: CHICAGO
Poems on / about :
- carpe diem
Poetry magazines are a lot of poo
They send your poems back to you
With little notes and friendly words
As a poet you`re a wordless nerd read more »Leslie Philibert
290.Leaving the Station
I step from the train
and march with the others read more »Donal Mahoney
291.Cuddle/Coddle n' Coolie
How quaint, Molly-Coddle
never comes in here,
she's perceived things
that aren't. read more »Dog goD 8Hate
292.Catullus Poem 58, An Original Adaptation of an Ancient Roman Love Poem
Johnny! It's Lesbia*, our Lesbia,
The Lesbia, that girl Stanley loved,
Loved more than self and all he calls his own,
Now at the Great Hall, Chicago, Union Station, read more »STANLEY PACION
293.Black History Month
A pretty black girl in Chicago takes a stray bullet to the back,
another Mother standing beside a dark grave, while white America arms.
A black boy shot in the face getting groceries for his waiting Mom,
a congress so dumb white blind, they can't see this as wrong! read more »Alexander Downie
Unc Sam uses armed drones to kill
So called enemies of the State.
Guilty or not - due process nil.
Call it one zap fits all fate. read more »Ima Ryma
295.Maku - Lincoln Park Zoo
A black rhino, Maku's the name.
Not really black, more reddish brown.
Endangered species - that's a shame.
But I'm safe in Chicago town. read more »Ima Ryma
296.Harbor Seal - Lincoln Park Zoo
'Twas time to come to Chicago,
So this harbor seal hit the road,
Hitchhiked from Sea World, doncha know!
Blessings upon me were bestowed. read more »Ima Ryma
297.Rolling Stone (Translated from an Assamese song by Dr. Bhupen Hazarika)
I’m a rolling stone
I’m a rolling stone
I scurry across the globe
Without looking for a home read more »Syed Ahmed Shah
298.Lake Michi - Gone
Lake Michigan and the Great Lakes
Have ups and downs since glacier day.
But thanks to human made mistakes,
Lake Michigan will go away. read more »Ima Ryma
299.Bushman - Lincoln Park Zoo
He came to the Lincoln Park Zoo
38 pounds and two years old,
A gorilla destined to do
A starring role, by grabbing hold read more »Ima Ryma
300.White Lipped Deer - Lincoln Park Zoo
I'm called a white lipped deer - guess why?
Let me give you a heads up hint.
All my white mouth markings - good eye!
To browse and graze - my lips well spent. read more »Ima Ryma