Poems About: CHICAGO
Poems on / about :
- carpe diem
Once I lived in a village not far
from the thirty-eighth parallel
near Kaesong, in fact read more »Michael Pruchnicki
302.LOFTY TANGO IN LONDN 'SNOWY DAYS' - WAEL MOREICHEH
KINGS OF GENOCIDE in any place of world read more »WAEL MOREICHEH
303.Last Night I Dreamt
Last night I dreamt
that I went to the movies-
Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies
on the silver screen in the darkness read more »Michael Pruchnicki
304.Vote for Obama!
'Vote Obama! The past is history! Vote Obama! '
Mick applauded as he reached for the drink.
We waited for Mick's acerbic comment on
the heroic figure of our time. read more »Michael Pruchnicki
As soon as I walked in, Kilmartin called out,
'Welcome home, brave Ulysses, from the strife! '
Now I was glad to be back in the neighborhood, read more »Michael Pruchnicki
306..The Mendacity Of Hype
Blowing in from under Daley's shadow, Cook
sponsored by green gas- read more »Cretan Maineiac
307.Spring will come busting in
As certain as death and taxes
Spring will come busting in the front door
all fresh and green somewhere else read more »Michael Pruchnicki
Some aspire to have it.
With charisma too.
Others claim to fame, read more »Lawrence S. Pertillar
309.Marlowe Between the Lions
Imagine reading between the lions?
I mean the two standing stony vigil outside
the Art Institute of Chicago on Michigan Avenue. read more »Michael Pruchnicki
310.GOING HOME ON THE NORTHERN PACIFIC
The way home for me was eastbound
on the Northern Pacific from California
riding coach (pillow furnished for a fee)
and reading paperback books - read more »Michael Pruchnicki
311.a chat with a friend whose name you need not know
well she starts with hello how are you
i say, i am fine how about you?
she is not, perhaps, she has a quarrel read more »RIC S. BASTASA
312.With thoughts provoked, how time swiftly flies
Thoughts and feelings, they all come
Like undaunted memories
When you face them there will
Be lots of hugging and pleasantries read more »RIC S. BASTASA