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Short Memorial Day Poems

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Short Memorial Day poem by Robert Heemstra| Details | |

Memorial Day

the crowds are coming
Memorial Day again
when summer begins

Short Memorial Day poem by Robert Heemstra| Details | |

Hot Dog Day

Memorial Day
official start of Summer
don't burn the hot dogs

Short Memorial Day poem by Denise Morgan| Details | |

White Crosses

Gravestones, white crosses
bone-chill breaths of old ghosts, stirs-
Dried, blood-red poppies.

Short Memorial Day poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details | |

MISS YOU TODAY

all the time
your on my mind
i must say
''can't forget
my eyes or wet
it was  must say 
when yo went away
I 
MISS  YOU TODAY

Short Memorial Day poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details | |

HEAR THE BELLS

 they ring they sing
some ping
the reason
its love season
to share and to care
and the sick to get well
HEAR THE BELLS

Short Memorial Day poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details | |

FOR JESUS STAND TALL

its not wrong
to be strong
he'll help you too
frist you must do
is be his wall
so he will not fall
FOR JESUS
STAND TALL

Short Memorial Day poem by ... Gigno| Details | |

Hiroshima-Nagasaki

Shadows only remain
Where life stood its ground
Far above their air
Its devastation burned down

(To all those who have lost from war...)

Short Memorial Day poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details | |

A PRAY TO THE SKY

lord look down
people being push around
we need  your sound
lord come to this town
don't pass us by
we pray to you up high
A PRAY TO THE SKY

Short Memorial Day poem by Quentin Ehlinger| Details | |

Memorial Day

This is the one day they say
We must remember this day
All the fighters who have died
As well as those who have tried
Defending us to this day

Short Memorial Day poem by Truth For Once| Details | |

MEMORIAL DAZE

Those who fought for us,never thought to ignore us.... 

We weren't ignored,for it's the blood that was poured 

With the intent not to bend but restore us.

Short Memorial Day poem by Christopher Bunton| Details | |

Memorial

Solemn Rows Of Ivory Stone,

Etched In Blood Of Those Gone Home,

To Be With Him.


Never Ending Flow Of Love,

From The Place That Is Above,

Reminds Us Of Them.

Short Memorial Day poem by jan oskar hansen| Details | |

tanka revolution

Tanka 
Working class people 
Do not trust socialist intellectuals
Don´t get lured by them 
They are upper middle class people 
Who want to run your revolution.  
 
 

Short Memorial Day poem by Anna-Marie Docherty| Details | |

Best foot forward

Front-line in depth of mortar
Whistling shells and screams of torture
Blood clott gurgles death bell tolls
Hell of pain in body enthralls
Danger rings apprehension stalls

Short Memorial Day poem by Mark Malcolm| Details | |

Hoist the Flag

     

                                  Hoist
                               The Flag
                             for your love 
                              In Memory
                                  Rise

Short Memorial Day poem by Willie A. Buchanan| Details | |

THE BANK JOB

Out of the bank I ran.
Money and gun in hand.
Bumped into a marching band.
Kids let out a scream.
A flash back from my dream.
Frown on my face,
as cops gave chase.
They screwed up my plan.
In the alley I made the last stand.

Short Memorial Day poem by Gary Fields| Details | |

Solitude




The unattainable
    Boundaries'
Of Solitude
    Diminishes
With the Will
   Of God'
And drifts away
   To sand...



Gary Fields
Poet/Author


From:  " The Cross "
           Xlibris Pub  Book #106627
            Rev.  (NOV2013)

Short Memorial Day poem by Connie Gildersleeve| Details | |

Memorial Day

soldiers gave their lives-
enormous price for freedom
Gray clouds in morning



*An unofficial beginning of summer with a long weekend of BBQ's, beer and having fun, but 
we all should take a few moments and remember the real meaning of Memorial Day.

Short Memorial Day poem by randy johnson| Details | |

Memorial Day

Today is Memorial Day.
We're paying tribute to those who died for the USA.
Many soldiers died so that we can be free.
It means a lot to you and it means a lot to me.
Some fought with guns, others fought with tanks.
They gave everything for us and I give my thanks.

Short Memorial Day poem by Rodgers Roger Carter| Details | |

Old son, Young Dad

He died forty
with strength and wit
He left a son Young and young

He died nighty 
With bones no teeth
He left a boy pale and forty

They meet in paradise
Dad still forty
Son at nighty
Dad thought it was grand pa
Son thought he was grand son
Who had died also


Short Memorial Day poem by Kim Merryman| Details | |

Memorial Day

                                                       memorial day --
                                              soldiers stand at attention
                                                    a bugle plays Taps

5/27/13
For Black-eyed Susan's
1 Senryu any subject contest.

Short Memorial Day poem by Robert Heemstra| Details | |

The World of War

the Yankees and Rebels did fight
sometimes for hours through day and night

the Civil War is in the past
but the hatred will always last

ignorance in all the wars
nothing will even the scores

lives are always lost
loved ones pay the cost

peace may never come
when leaders are dumb


Short Memorial Day poem by Leo Larry Amadore| Details | |

The You in Me

The you in me that I know

goes with me where I go --

the you that isn't you at all

comes to me when I recall

the days we spent as we grew.

I never guessed, I never knew,

all that I'd have left of you

would be my thoughts of those two:

of the you in me, the me in you.

Short Memorial Day poem by Ifeanyi Bob Ekechukwu| Details | |

The Night Owl

Hoot! Hoot! Came the call
In silence I listened,heard
Nothing.
Suddenly, hoot! Hoot! 
Came the cry,tree 
Branches rustling,wings 
Flapping.
Seems the world was in 
Oblivion-the absolute 
Silence.
Went I to the window 
and Looked into the 
empty Darkness. As I lay 
down,I Knew somewhere 
I would Hear that sound 
again.

Short Memorial Day poem by Harshitha Gn| Details | |

Who is he

He do come everyday in my dream,
Even while eating ice cream.
He always says about figures.
But I get triggerd !!
He has a angel's charm but causes a evil harm.
I see him everyday but is neither my crush or my lover.
He comes everytime during my class 
Or sometimes during my exam!

Guessing who it might be?
Oh
He is my maths lecturer!

Short Memorial Day poem by verlena dillard| Details | |

A Day in the Sky

The cool air,
blowing in my hair,
the sound of bells ringing loud,
sitting down on the soft clouds.
This down right pleasure,
is what I'll treasure,
that no other dream can measure.
These yellow an red skies,
reveals its moment of time,
sleeping in the mid air as much as I please,
the view of the day in the sky,
as clear as the seven seas.

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