Poems About: CHICAGO
Poems on / about :
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325.To Comfort A Rose...
The roses were perfectly sequenced
like papal swiss guards, single file,
flouncing to the reel of hard wind,
forcing the flowers to bow at their tips, read more »Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
326.A Sea of Melancholy
She sailed upon a gentle sea of melancholy-brave oars dipping.
She was awash with long ago laments which I could not guess.
Her movements were slow. read more »Lonnie Hicks
327.William House and Family
Come all kind friends, both far and near,
Come listen to me and you shall hear --
It's of a family and their fate,
All about them I will relate. read more »Julia A Moore
Born in May of Eighteen eighty-eight read more »Del a.k.a. Abe Jones
ValentinesDay read more »Charles Hice
330.Well Hello Mary Jo, Goodbye Heart
Senator Edward Kennedy is about to retire,
He has a book deal lined up eight million dollars.
He was one of three brothers,
-who stayed alive, read more »Joe Rosochacki
331.All Is Well
On October 20,1828 started the journey of a man,
and a life of many ups and downs began.
Horatio Gates Spafford named was he,
and throughout his life, many trials he would see. read more »somebody else
332.Burr(r) Oak Cemetery aka How Cold is That!
In the south side outskirts of Chicago,
Where President, then US Senator, Barack Obama made himself known.
In Alsip, at the cold-hearted Burr Oak Cemetery, the owners,
-If you want to know, read more »Joe Rosochacki
A dinosaur that’s tiny
when compared to T. Rex has been named
by palaeontologists who have acclaimed read more »gershon hepner
334.Kissing Carol Ann
Back in 1957
kissing Carol Ann
behind the barn
in the middle of read more »Donal Mahoney
335.A Body Found Dead Under A Lincoln Park Bench.
A body found under a deserted Lincoln Park bench...
Leaves ruffled into a nice neat pile.
Cacooned looking becomes this scene... read more »Michael Gale
336.refinement of a pot
Refinement of a pot appears effete
if you don’t like irregularities.
Once baked inside a kiln the searing heat
preserves forever angularities read more »gershon hepner