CreationEarth Nature Photos
Submit Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

History Poems | Poems About History

History Poems. Below are examples of history poems. This list of history poems is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of history poems or a list of history poetry. These examples illustrate what history poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of history and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

List of History Poems

Note: The forms for these poems were selected by the poet. Often poems are assigned the wrong form. Please confirm the accuracy of the poetic form before referencing the poem.


Don't see what poems you want? Try our Advanced Poem Search for more results!


PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
Reilly Rellic Anders Zavaletta, Michael Rhyme history,
Premium Member Poem Under Moldy Soil, Red Moon Overhead Lindley, Robert Sonnet art, conflict, dark, death, history, imagery, war,
Premium Member Poem The First Day of School Price, Franklin Rhyme history, school,
Premium Member Poem Hieroglyphs and Holograms Lane, Lin Rhyme history,
Premium Member Poem Spell of Love Kimathi, Teddy Free verse history, life, love, mystery,
Premium Member Poem Southern Plantations-The Japanese Tanka Style Petersen Potter, Dorian Free verse history, home,
Premium Member Poem Conversation In Hell Crisci, Andrew Free verse anger, betrayal, corruption, death, history, irony,
Righteous Harvey, Aa I do not know? history, leadership, political, truth,
November Rains Obah, Ginikachi Free verse history, journey, memory, remember,
Premium Member Poem PostVictorian Cathedral Dillenbeck, Gerald Free verse beauty, culture, earth, environment, history,
Premium Member Poem Yesterday In Billy the Kid History - April 28, 1881 theKidster, SillyBilly Rhyme history,
Premium Member Poem Today In Billy the Kid History - April 28, 1881 theKidster, SillyBilly Rhyme history,
Nothing Left to Say Langford, Eton Rhyme history, philosophy, world,
METAPHYSICAL MARVELS a couplet aloud Strand, Brian Couplet history, metaphor, poetry,
The lost faces of the taken JY, T.I.R.O. Free verse history, murder, time, tree,
Rellic Zavaletta, Michael Rhyme history,
Air Being Sold - Hieroglyphs and Holograms Neves, Timoteo Blitz history,
Slideshow Babbit, DM Blank verse history, time,
Bound Brannon, Lisa Free verse history, kiss, relationship,
Premium Member Poem The Rest is Silence Manassian, Eileen Free verse history, remembrance day,
Premium Member Poem Castle On A Hill Davey, Brian Acrostic history, time,
Ancient Prophecy Langford, Eton Rhyme history, mythology, patriotic, slavery,
Ireland's Fight Kubena, Regan Free verse discrimination, dream, history,
Premium Member Poem HIEROGLYPHICS AND HOLOGRAMS Grenness , Julie Free verse history, people,
PROUD OF INCIVILITY ARTHUR, CHRISDAD KOJO Lyric abuse, africa, bereavement, discrimination, history, myth,
St George's Day Pennell, Stephen Haiku history, political,
Writings on the Wall May, Joseph Rhyme history, technology,
Premium Member Poem A Nook And A Storybook Crisci, Andrew Quatrain beauty, fairy, french, history, marriage, military, poverty,
A Particular Myth Rutledzh, Lxnnnie Rhyme birth, death, destiny, dream, history, life, memory,
Premium Member Poem Outside The City Haight, Sandra Lyric history, lost, old,
Pyramids Langford, Eton Rhyme history, life, time,
The Temple of the Muses Langford, Eton Rhyme history, mythology,
The Philosopher's Lament - 4 Langford, Eton Rhyme history, philosophy, religion,
The Philosopher's Lament - 3 Langford, Eton Rhyme history, philosophy, religion,
Premium Member Poem Castle on a Hill Loo, Laura Verse history, nature,
SUCCESS Tudor, J. Haiku history, identity, life,
The Philosopher's Lament - 2 Langford, Eton Rhyme history,
The Philosopher's Lament - 1 Langford, Eton Rhyme history, philosophy,
The Return of the Soldier Langford, Eton Rhyme history, longing, mythology, travel,
Man's Last Great Empire Fallen:on the Fields of Armageddon Guccia, Anthony Prose Poetry allegory, allusion, corruption, dark, history, religion, sin, symbolism,
Stranger in Our Mist Klein, Travis Shape absence, angst, destiny, father, history, international, moving on,
Premium Member Poem ReGenesis Peerage Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry beauty, culture, earth, earth history, love, moon,
Quiet street, deep dark, haunting sounds JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse history, horror, military, scary,
Eurovision Song Contest and Sir Terry Wogan Harris, STANLEY Light Poetry history, humor, humorous, song,
Fighting Feelings Griffith, Jennifer Free verse history, how i feel,
Old Words Langford, Eton Rhyme history, language, memory, time,
The DH Designated Hitter Troiano, Jerry Rhyme history, nostalgia, tribute,
Man Continues Fighting Bennight, Ken Rhyme history,
John the Baptist Carter, Daniel Couplet history,
Donner Pass Train Tunnels S , Kit Etheree history,
Perspiration Klein, Travis Couplet change, deep, feelings, girlfriend, history, hope,
FUTURE PEASANTS OR POLITICAL PROPAGANDA Harris, Michael E. Narrative destiny, discrimination, history, humanity, leadership, political,
oubliette Foster, Gail Tanka history, love, psychological, relationship,
Premium Member Poem The Grand Canyon Turner, Daniel Rhyme adventure, america, animal, history, nature,
Belshazzar's Folly Carter, Daniel Narrative history, pride,
Premium Member Poem LETTER TO THE FUTURE Grenness , Julie Free verse allusion, children, freedom, history, peace, war,
Premium Member Poem A Day In A Town Quigley, Tom Rictameter granddaughter, heartbreak, history, lost love, racism,
ESTERN SLAVIC FOLKLORE POETRY IN TRANSLATIONS Petryshyn, Ivan Pastoral history, poems, society,
Premium Member Poem L'Overture vaso, arthur Free verse black african american, encouraging, history, inspirational,
Book Bird Alhemaidy, Abdullah I do not know? history, old,
Premium Member Poem January 8, 2011 Quigley, Tom Rhyme royal history, recovery from, violence,
The Berry Hunters Schumacker, Earl Free verse adventure, appreciation, conflict, confusion, history, silly,
Premium Member Poem Homo Sapiens Is That Race Crisci, Andrew Rhyme history, humanity, imagination, science,
Sir Isaac Newton Jones, Mike Rhyme history, science, visionary,
1, There were other mythologies in the air Gabija, salamandra Rhyme history, mythology, remember,
Memories of My Own Griffith, Jennifer Free verse growing up, heartbreak, history, how i feel,
Premium Member Poem Love Power Anatomy Bordner, Justin Didactic history, magic,
The fall of Duke William: Ballad for the Acadians Black, James Ballad adventure, culture, discrimination, history, immigration, mystery, tribute,
Premium Member Poem The Seeds of our Ancestors Napal, Raj Free verse history, hope, jesus, spiritual,
Billions of years before our eyes JY, T.I.R.O. Free verse history, nature,
Premium Member Poem Christ Still Cries For Humanity Crisci, Andrew Lyric betrayal, bible, death, god, history, innocence, jesus, love,
Thomas, An Easter Story johnson, curtis Acrostic bible, cheer up, christian, history,
Premium Member Poem White Oak Rigoler, Maurice Dramatic Verse history,
Ides of Brussels Derbyshire, Lionel ABC appreciation, celebration, courage, history, how i feel,
Premium Member Poem The Chapel Wings, Broken Pantoum history,
Premium Member Poem I Don't Really Know Why Lindsey, Catie Senryu history, sorry,
No One Else But Me McConnell, Gordon Rhyme history, memory,
The Battle At Flanders Field Borchard, Mikayla Imagism history, world war i,
Premium Member Poem Another Earthly Transient Crisci, Andrew Ghazal anti bullying, culture, history, philosophy, power, soccer,
warzone Duffy, Alex Free verse history,
The Wartime Generation Monihan, Rhoda Pantoum education, freedom, hero, history, political, world, world
Premium Member Poem Rich Creation Stories Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry addiction, culture, health, heart, history, humanity, language,
Premium Member Poem The Wall and the Fence Dietrich, Andrea Triolet history,
Premium Member Poem A Day In Pergamon Haight, Sandra Rictameter history, nostalgia,
To Joan of Arc meissner, jim Ballad betrayal, celebration, character, death, history,
Premium Member Poem TRUE GRIT - ASSATA SHAKUR Walker , Verlena S. Imagism black african american, conflict, history, humanity,
Luke The Drifter Holland, Blake Rhyme addiction, dream, god, gospel, history, hurt, jesus, lost,
Premium Member Poem Eireann Quigley, Tom Couplet history, ireland, remember,
Snapper Monihan, Rhoda Quatrain computer, fun, games, growing history, women,
Born Into Disrepute Monihan, Rhoda Acrostic history, jesus, society, son,
Jesus Acts of Healing Monihan, Rhoda Acrostic history, jesus, leadership, miracle,
The Angel of the North Foster, Gail Free verse appreciation, art, culture, england, history, judgement, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem What Are We Learning Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry environment, family, health, history, language,
Premium Member Poem Convict part 1 sharman, craig Rhyme history,
The Lack of Appreciation for the Foundation of this Nation Wagler, Grace Free verse appreciation, freedom, history, patriotic,
The Past Illuminates the Future Wagler, Grace Free verse history, memory,
Patriot Parade Part 2 leach, Sky Ballad history, patriotic,
Patriot Parade Part 1 leach, Sky Ballad history, humor, humorous, military,
Remember that this planet doesn't need us JY, T.I.R.O. Free verse abuse, caregiving, earth, history, loss, nature, planet,
History repeats itself Harvey, Aa Free verse history, peace, political,