Poems About: CITY
Poems on / about :
- carpe diem
As the plane climbed up at dusk over
Meenambakkam Airport in Chennai,
I look down from window-seat to see
The concentration of twinkling lights read more »Daniel Trevelyn Joseph
The moon sheds soft and silver light
upon the newly fallen snow
A master piece for our delight.
The city folk will never know. read more »ivor or ivor.e hogg
Smoke, blasts, billowing clouds
Billowing curtains from carved windows
The railway station now also has it's widows. read more »Rani Turton
352.A City Once Spoken Of
Every day shines with the lights of heaven
Every question imagined - unanswered.
Shaded under the tree of life
No more bloody blades, no more war read more »T. Alfred Norman
353.Quiz Poem #2: World City
This marble capital to guess is, from two brothers, born.
Queen Victoria eyes Caesar's,
Awfully Painful corns.
A mnemonic of seven mounds sieze hers. read more »Brother Jonathan Gardner
354.Quiz Poem #3: World City
The 'triumphant one' in a sea of sand,
founded by caliphs of old, and
once the prize of the 'emperor' from France.
Hanging Church and the Virgin's tree, to enhance? read more »Brother Jonathan Gardner
It was bedlam, sheer chaos and collapse,
Of the city, the inner lot of buildings
Found in the country.
It composed of musical houses, golden shrines read more »Naveed Akram
beautiful, where skyscrapers are colossus
Where the sun shines on a sea of smiling faces
Where the rich are invisible and empty stomachs visible
Visualize second hand class cars, which are compelling read more »Tapiwa Zungunde
357.The City Without You...
The City without You …
Is a skeleton buried in the desert of time…
No songs, No lights
No people enjoying the nights… read more »Wael Karameh
358.I'd Love To Live In Warrnambool
I'd love to live in Warrnambool down by the Lady Bay
I would walk to the nearby beach in Summer every day
And walk along the shallows saltwater to my knees
And feel the coolness of the waves in the freshening ocean breeze read more »Francis Duggan
She lived in a small city,
where the streetlights turn off
Where every store is closed except read more »ashley McC
360.Travel Haiku - Jaisalmer, Rajasthan (West India)
india in motion
past and present read more »john tiong chunghoo