History Poems | Poems About History

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List of History Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Hawaiian Pearl Howe, Jim Free verse death, december, fire, history, sorrow, violence, world
The End Of Harold Holt Merritt, Roy Rhyme history, humor, mystery, ocean,
A Roman Tale Merritt, Roy Rhyme history, love, passion, silly,
LIVING OUT OF SUITCASES BALANDI, YASEMIN Narrative analogy, appreciation, blessing, history, satire, woman, world,
Premium Member Poem Three Rivers Thompson, Janis Verse history, river,
Julius Caesar Ate My Beaver Merritt, Roy Rhyme history, humor, silly,
Premium Member Poem Penny for the Guy Roper, Eve Lyric children, fire, firework, history,
Premium Member Poem No Words vaso, arthur Free verse history, poetry, sorrow, symbolism,
History Cami, Margo Haiku history,
Penny for the Guy GRACE, MARY Blank verse celebration, firework, history, november,
A Bottle bajantri, jagdish Blank verse history, money,
Premium Member Poem The Fault Line Vinson, Doug Rhyme history, humanity, violence, war,
The Malevolent Golden Horde Merritt, Roy Rhyme history,
Raped By Fate While On Route to the Bank Crisis, Dialectic Free verse history, philosophy, political, sorry,
The mystic pirates Alrazak, Dr.Mohammed ABC history, inspiration, military,
Premium Member Poem Miracula Lindley, Robert Classicism art, beautiful, creation, history, humanity, meaningful, symbolism,
Standing Rock Ruff, Nick Rhyme history, loss, native american,
The Trunk Clark, Jack Rhyme history, identity, nostalgia, perspective,
Premium Member Poem God as Archivist Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse culture, earth, health, history, political, psychological,
11-9-2016 Gordon, John Dramatic Verse allusion, discrimination, fear, history, immigration, political, racism,
Premium Member Poem Operation Money Jump Bordner, Justin Epic history, mystery,
Wasting Time McIntosh, Aaron Free verse absence, anxiety, deep, fear, history, time,
Premium Member Poem How the East was Lost Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse creation, culture, earth, history, humor, political, psychological,
Premium Member Poem Le Passe - Translation of Oodgeroo Noonuccal's The Past by T Wignesan Wignesan, T Free verse history, humanity, integrity, race,
Symbol of Sept 11 Miltz, Daniel Free verse anniversary, emotions, history, inspirational, remember, september,
THE ELEPHANT LIVES cisneros, norberto franco Political Verse history, hope, loss, political,
Crystallized tears Alrazak, Dr.Mohammed ABC history, inspiration,
The Ridgeway Jones, Mike Rhyme history, nature, travel,
Premium Member Poem History Awakens Janko, Betty Rhyme history, international,
Premium Member Poem Matriarchal Trinity Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse beauty, culture, family, health, history, humor, political,
Thomas Edison hoffman, cheryl Limerick history, humor, science,
Premium Member Poem Nasty Poetic Speeches vaso, arthur Free verse abuse, angst, bullying, drug, history, international,
Premium Member Poem WE, NASTY WOMEN MacMillan, Cyndi Ekphrasis history, political,
Curiousity Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic, David Dramatic Verse age, appreciation, family, history, memory,
Premium Member Poem Bitter Harvest Of Thy Wickedness Lindley, Robert Sonnet history, judgement, symbolism, truth,
THE PUREST KNOWLEDGE Brave, Lyon Verse age, birth, death, growth, history, mythology, philosophy,
Premium Member Poem Important History Stover, Christy Free verse history,
Kill Your Masters Leahy, HB Political Verse history, political,
Premium Member Poem Abraham Lincoln Rigoler, Maurice Light Poetry history,
Change Is In The Air Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic, David Dramatic monologue anxiety, confusion, destiny, faith, history, introspection, race,
Premium Member Poem Nothing More American vaso, arthur Free verse history, voice,
Fool's Gold hoffman, cheryl Limerick history, new york,
Premium Member Poem Roll Credits Smith, Tim Free verse history,
Life after death bajantri, jagdish I do not know? history, imagination,
Premium Member Poem THE GHOSTS OF RIGHTS PAST MacMillan, Cyndi Free verse history, voice,
once a great land nnoli, richard Epic africa, change, dedication, history, home, truth,
Premium Member Poem Earth's Greatest Lovers Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse culture, earth, god, health, history, love, political,
Way Back In The Early Days McConnell, Gordon Rhyme history, imagination,
Premium Member Poem 10 word challenge-2 - The Medicine Man Mika-Stevens, Genevieve Rhyme history, judgement, native american,
The Escape from the Turkish Slavery Petryshyn, Ivan Ballad history, slavery,
Amber taylor, R. e. Free verse history, nature,
Premium Member Poem The Shoes of Another Grahamburglar, The Free verse anxiety, betrayal, freedom, history, political, racism, usa,
The Parents in Rhymes: Their Life, Death and Times Bowman, Julian Epic abuse, bereavement, bio, family, history, mother,
quietus, a tanka Foster, Gail Tanka history, loss, love, remembrance
Premium Member Poem Trump Kimathi, Teddy Free verse history, humor, imagery, metaphor,
I use to remember Bradshaw, Joseph Quintain (English) change, confusion, crazy, emotions, history, memory,
Premium Member Poem Dinosaurs Did Abound Ellison, Jack Limerick history,
Cave Man Sensitivities Schumacker, Earl Free verse history, love, nostalgia, perspective,
Premium Member Poem Seeds Sprouted From Deep Within Mother Earth Lindley, Robert Sonnet appreciation, art, creation, history, loss, nature, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Southern Plantations - The Tanka Style Petersen Potter, Dorian Free verse history, love,
Premium Member Poem New England Jennings, CayCay Rhyme beauty, culture, environment, history, ocean,
A dream City Singh, Sushma A. Rhyme history, home,
Alive in The Twenty-First Century Lindsey, Catie Free verse history, jesus,
Premium Member Poem Dance With Me , Sweet Adele Lindley, Robert Free verse angel, beautiful, dance, desire, history, lost love, repetition,
Baron Victor von Frankenstein Vassilev, Ross Epigram america, anxiety, fear, history, international, myth, political,
Premium Member Poem Spontaneous ReGenerations Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry history, math, philosophy, political,
Premium Member Poem Sold carmack, rob Didactic bible, christian, corruption, god, history, loss, war,
Mid-Eastern Tales 3 johnson, curtis Narrative bible, character, conflict, history, patriotic, religion,
Haiku 2 B1, olillio Haiku change, destiny, growing up, history,
Mid Eastern Tales 2 johnson, curtis Narrative betrayal, bible, celebrity, christian, history, jewish,
Saints and Sinners May, Joseph Sonnet history, sin,
The Legend of Miss Maddie Blair Edwards, Karen Narrative history, judgement, woman,
A response to- Cheema, Balveen Free verse anger, care, emotions, heart, history, love,
I Sat Beneath A Veteran Oak DiMino, Joe Free verse allegory, allusion, father, history, pain, poverty, war,
Seren and Deep Alhemaidy, Abdullah Senryu history,
Premium Member Poem History Under My Feet Janko, Betty Rhyme history, mystery,
An Invisible Wall Cheema, Balveen Free verse change, conflict, emotions, history, remember,
Premium Member Poem SARAJEVO the dying time Bdosa, Vee Sonnet history, war,
Premium Member Poem The Coming of Black Jesus Bdosa, Vee Lyric baptism, bible, black african history, slavery,
Premium Member Poem THE WALL lawless, John Free verse history,
Premium Member Poem The Wall Krampe, Agnes Free verse history,
Premium Member Poem The Wall Kimathi, Teddy Narrative history, identity, image, imagery,
Unveiling Faries, Marissa Quatrain history, religion, religious, spiritual,
Clacxk Ballantyne, Morgan Free verse history, imagery, poetry, senses,
Premium Member Poem Slow Rolls The Tide Lindley, Robert Rhyme anniversary, art, dark, destiny, history, humanity, symbolism,
Book Keeping Pearson, Trey Cowboy history, wisdom,
In Retrospect, Now Decades Trekked BOULD, Je Rhyme history, humanity, innocence, loneliness,
Premium Member Poem The Fresco Tells It All Du Temple, Wallace Free verse endurance, feelings, grief, heartbreak, history,
Holocaust at the Time Flower, Moon Blitz history, holocaust, humanity, spiritual,
A Soldier's Fall Babbit, DM Rhyme history, soldier,
Le Morne Agony Sewumber, Beejadhur Rhyme royal history, humanity, slavery, violence,
Premium Member Poem Traveling Ignoramus Thomas, FJ Limerick history, native american,
The Ringer johnson, curtis Couplet history, home, mother,
Annies Gun Pearson, Trey Cowboy history, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem THEY DON'T KNOW Rockwell, Cindi Free verse discrimination, freedom, history, holocaust, jewish,
Premium Member Poem Correcting God Kimathi, Teddy Narrative history, holocaust, imagery, sad,
Disenchanted Ideology P , Paloma Free verse history, humanity, military, money,
The Trail Where They Cried Smith, Darlene Classicism history, holocaust, memory, native
Premium Member Poem Don't Pay Dat No Tention Acquah, Vicki I do not know? history, language, perspective, poetry,
The Ode To Olaf Olafson - 2 - For Anne-Lise Raven, Vladislav Prose Poetry history,