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List of History Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
Premium Member Poem TEACH THIS POEM Walker , Verlena S. Free verse appreciation, black african american, history,
Premium Member Poem A Story of an American Soldier Siegel, Steven Prose america, character, freedom, history, imagery, memorial day,
Ancient Tombs May, Joseph Rhyme history,
Premium Member Poem Fur Trader Du Temple, Wallace Pantoum history, memory,
Beauty of a Golden Age Kimathi, Teddy Narrative history, imagery, imagination, mystery,
Premium Member Poem I cry RINALDI, RUDOLPH Blank verse history, humanity, hurt, life,
Pale Moon Schumacker, Earl Free verse history, image, light, moon,
Premium Member Poem Poor Hannah Wigley, Viv Limerick history,
Premium Member Poem Ann Boylen Rigoler, Maurice Clerihew history, humor,
To Home We Sail Horton, Robert Rhyme history, sea,
Premium Member Poem Justice Wondering Dillenbeck, Gerald Free verse history, humor, nature, psychological,
Premium Member Poem Beloved DNA Beatitudes Dillenbeck, Gerald Free verse anger, culture, environment, fear, history, love, political,
When The World Was Flat Schumacker, Earl Free verse age, angst, conflict, confusion, history, horror,
Songs of yesterday Harvey, Aa Lyric history, love, song,
Lost Kimathi, Teddy Free verse creation, culture, faith, history, humanity, identity, imagery,
Russia Discovers The Moon - Invades Mars Schumacker, Earl Epic adventure, confusion, corruption, epic, history, leadership,
Premium Member Poem Until His Red-Heart Weeps Lindley, Robert Rhyme appreciation, conflict, death, history, life, nature, red,
Premium Member Poem Pere Lachaise vaso, arthur Verse beauty, death, french, funeral, history, loneliness,
The sins you've binned JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse history, horror, hurt, lonely,
THE PHARAOHS Arribas, John Rhyme allegory, allusion, evil, freedom, history, hyperbole, parody,
Premium Member Poem Photo Albums Gentry, Susan Senryu history, image, remember, time,
Premium Member Poem The Archer From Locksley Crisci, Andrew Free verse character, corruption, courage, death, history, love, trust, truth,
Silent One Schumacker, Earl Quatrain history, identity, image, mystery,
FORGOTTEN DEEDS Arribas, John Rhyme courage, freedom, hero, history, leadership, military, war,
Moreton Corbet Castle Fullard, Stella Free verse community, england, gothic, history,
Premium Member Poem Played The Safe Notes In My Lone Retreat Lindley, Robert Sonnet art, conflict, growing up, history, introspection, life, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem The Fountain of Youth Seeker, The Quatrain history, philosophy, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem Blue Blood Flows In These Veins Crisci, Andrew Dramatic monologue allusion, culture, family, hilarious, history, places,
Premium Member Poem It was Beautiful Yesterday vaso, arthur Verse angel, angst, bereavement, feelings, history,
Premium Member Poem SWASTIKA Bdosa, Vee Iambic Pentameter history, humanity,
Premium Member Poem Sturm und Drang Masonis, William Rhyme anti bullying, bullying, courage, history,
BLACK IN FEBRUARY Baniti, Nailah Free verse america, black african american, history, metaphor, mystery, people,
Premium Member Poem John Miller and The Kid theKidster, SillyBilly Rhyme history,
Premium Member Poem ALASKA THE LAST FRONTIER dunn, cherl Free verse adventure, beauty, courage, history, imagery, inspirational, nature,
Premium Member Poem A Warrior's Blood In His Old Age Lindley, Robert Rhyme appreciation, conflict, courage, death, history, inspirational, military,
At the Endof the Rainbow White, Jamie Rhyme history, me, mystery, rainbow,
FAITH Allows IDIOCY To Thrive Gruhn, Robert William Narrative history,
Fighting for freedom Fairclough, Callum Free verse history, remember, remembrance day,
Time Just Plenty of Time Morton, Kate Free verse emotions, encouraging, fantasy, history, sometimes, time, trust,
Premium Member Poem 1140 Royal Street George , Elaine Haibun history, murder, sin, slavery,
Premium Member Poem Berlin Halliday, Mark J. Quatrain history, memory, soldier, travel,
Ode to History Dasanyi, Sankofa Ode appreciation, dedication, history,
Consumption Dasanyi, Sankofa Sonnet devotion, encouraging, history, hope, i love
Means to an End Dasanyi, Sankofa Verse anger, angst, corruption, history, how i feel,
Pillars Fall Schumacker, Earl Free verse absence, age, appreciation, fantasy, history, image, mystery,
Premium Member Poem Try Again Gentry, Susan Monoku history, inspirational, success, truth,
Premium Member Poem Las Naves De Madera Bdosa, Vee Free verse history, visionary, voyage,
My Previous Life Turner, Daniel Rhyme history, patriotic,
Malignancy : The Civil War Turner, Daniel Rhyme history, meaningful,
Its Unfinished Business Monihan, Rhoda Quatrain history, nature, philosophy, rights,
The Sociology of the Empress and Mrs Thatcher Monihan, Rhoda Quatrain discrimination, hero, history, visionary, women, work,
Mosquito Beaters 2016 Price, Franklin Rhyme celebration, friendship, history, memory, youth,
Why Are You A Controversialist Monihan, Rhoda Quatrain history, political, smart, society,
moonlove Hix, Tammy ABC angel, beautiful, deep, fantasy, history, how i feel,
SALEM Baniti, Nailah Free verse allegory, analogy, dark, history, light, metaphor, philosophy,
Off to War Eben, Leah Quatrain history, veterans day, war,
THE COLOR polcari, terrence Free verse history, introspection, science,
Premium Member Poem Making Space for Love Dillenbeck, Gerald Narrative history, love,
What Now Faries, Marissa Crystalline history, humanity, philosophy, political,
The bride of the sea Zammit, Ronald Sonnet allegory, city, culture, history,
Premium Member Poem Southern Plantations Petersen Potter, Dorian Tanka appreciation, beautiful, history, usa,
Sands of Time Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic, David Light Poetry history, ocean, time,
My Bright Orange Rugby Shirt Monihan, Rhoda Free verse history, peace, political, world
Sociological Class Gordon, Macaulay Rhyme adventure, conflict, courage, culture, history, humanity,
J D Osborne Monihan, Rhoda Heroic Couplets america, courage, death, health, history, world war ii,
Ellsworth Wallace Haynes Monihan, Rhoda Quatrain history, memory, remember, world
Wagnuka Wihinape Beam, John Free verse history, music, native american,
Horace D Warden Monihan, Rhoda Quatrain america, boat, courage, death, history, world war ii,
The Crazy Guard and Riddle Experience with a Museum Guide Tanaka, Ina Free verse history,
The Greatest American Ever Born boddie, eric Monorhyme appreciation, betrayal, black african history,
The kiss Alexandropoulou, Archontoula Haiku history,
Premium Member Poem The Ghost Dance Part IV Masonis, William Free verse history, native american, visionary,
Premium Member Poem Deluvina Maxwell and the kid theKidster, SillyBilly Rhyme history,
Milliard F Simmons Monihan, Rhoda Heroic Couplets courage, friendship, health, hero, history, sea, world war
Madelyn Blonskey Monihan, Rhoda Quatrain death, dedication, devotion, health, history, world war ii,
Premium Member Poem Captain William Kidd Petersen Potter, Dorian Narrative books, conflict, england, history,
Premium Member Poem Kilmalkedar Bdosa, Vee Sonnet history, visionary,
Extinction johnson, curtis Acrostic absence, break up, farewell, history, lost,
What Daddy Taught Me johnson, curtis Narrative children, cousin, family, father, history, relationship, remember,
Makers Allen, Skyy Free verse evil, faith, fantasy, heaven, history,
Cold Play - The Merchant of Venice Monihan, Rhoda Rhyme books, cheer up, family, history, mentor, relationship,
Henry Morgan the Privateer Monihan, Rhoda Rubaiyat betrayal, character, conflict, courage, history, leadership, sea, truth,
Premium Member Poem Henry Morgan Pirate of the Caribbean Roper, Eve Quatrain history,
Premium Member Poem Great Contest Expectations, the folly of man Lamoureux, Richard Free verse angst, dark, death, desire, history,
Royden Stork Monihan, Rhoda Heroic Couplets appreciation, conflict, freedom, hero, history, remember, world war
Bill Geiger Monihan, Rhoda Quatrain appreciation, character, courage, death, history, london, military, political,
Clark Simmons Monihan, Rhoda Heroic Couplets appreciation, conflict, death, hero, history, racism, world war
Premium Member Poem Shame Diaz, Tiffany Couplet conflict, depression, education, history, nature, race, racism,
Carl Carlson Monihan, Rhoda Heroic Couplets appreciation, death, hero, history, remember, sea, world
Robert Louis Curl Monihan, Rhoda Heroic Couplets appreciation, beach, conflict, death, history, remember, sea, world
Premium Member Poem Outback Shearing Shed Laurie, Lindsay Lyric history,
Premium Member Poem Now Serving Diaz, Tiffany Couplet history, how i feel,
Extinction Monihan, Rhoda Blank verse history, life, nature, science,
Premium Member Poem Aunt Mayriette Promise, Rainbow Epic analogy, anti bullying, christian, history, humanity,
EVADING HISTORY Thajudeen, Muhammad Safa Light Poetry absence, assonance, character, history,
Premium Member Poem Names Diaz, Tiffany Free verse history, imagery, me, poetry,
Awareness Faries, Marissa Tanka history, humanity, inspirational, native
Premium Member Poem Se Llamara Emanuel Zerbst, Isaiah Lyric bible, birth, christmas, history, jesus,
Head For The Sand Pruitt, Les Couplet adventure, beach, culture, funny, history, humor, vacation,
Premium Member Poem Henrey Morgan A storm on the Spanish Main Roper, Eve Couplet history,