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Short Soldier Poems

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Short Soldier poem by Timothy Hicks| Details | |

Haiku 43

This haiku has been deleted due to possible publication.

Short Soldier poem by gregory boyer| Details | |

loosing me

look in the mirror
the eyes sees the unknown face
letters-PTSD

Short Soldier poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

Scars

Scars, that's what endear 
to a grenadier.

Volodymyr Knyr
2014

Short Soldier poem by gregory boyer| Details | |

healing old wounds

cuts and bruises seen
laughter can be medicine
i'm learning to smile

Short Soldier poem by Tara Andre| Details | |

Blink

A moment of rest,
Refreshing the eyes and brain
From life commercials

Short Soldier poem by James Horn| Details | |

Me

http://www.story-telling-around-the-world.com/images/James-Horn-3.jpg

Short Soldier poem by Jerry Stevenson| Details | |

River Of Blood

A river of blood.
The strong acrid stench of death.
Wartime memories!

Short Soldier poem by Betty Bateson| Details | |

Fallen

brave fallen soldiers   
sacrificing young men's blood
red poppies whither 

Short Soldier poem by Julia Ward| Details | |

serried

   serried, the soldiers

are spotted in the parade

   seeing peace is hard

Short Soldier poem by Lilith Rodriguez| Details | |

My Country

My country is home, 
I have no fear. 
My country is home, 
and I am here. 

Short Soldier poem by Maggie Mae McAfee| Details | |

Thomas

Thomas,
Sobful rarely
Over mature reflex,
Proudly being labeled mother.
Soldier

Short Soldier poem by Jerry Stevenson| Details | |

Still My Enemy

Some boys called them dinks.
I called the bastards Viet Cong.
Others called them gooks.

Short Soldier poem by Julia Ward| Details | |

a scandal

         sentry senryu

keeping guard over poems,

    goes nightly to queen






Short Soldier poem by Diane Munsinger| Details | |

POW


Green fluorescent glow
lights up his cell
bombs explode intermittently
leaving mushroom clouds

Short Soldier poem by Mark J. Halliday| Details | |

Tragic Vacation 2001

Train: Florence to Rome.
Tourists: "Did you hear the news?"
On Nine-Eleven.

see author notes

Short Soldier poem by Vera Duggan| Details | |

Anzac Day

It's Anzac Day today
Or lads were sent away
To fight a war
And what the hell for
Because they had to pay

Short Soldier poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

Marines

An aspiring marine 
is assuredly green, 
but he's not as much green 
as a drowned marine.

Volodymyr Knyr
2014

Short Soldier poem by Mark J. Halliday| Details | |

Namesake

My grandfather's name
Was given to me at birth
To honor the man
That my father never knew
Having died in World War Two

Short Soldier poem by rachel blake| Details | |

The First Goodbye

laying in your bed
watching you
get dressed
the permanent ring in the
back pocket
of your blue jeans
i’m missing you already

Short Soldier poem by James Ray Morris| Details | |

Army Rangers Rescue UFO Abductee

Up on  mountain top.
Just don't know how I got here.
Army Rangers  rescued me.
Says UFO kidnapped me.
Sure lucky I was let go.

Short Soldier poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

The smartest cavaliers

The smartest cavaliers at the command 'To horse!' 
contrive to be in time for both a horse and whores.

Volodymyr Knyr 
2014

Short Soldier poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details | |

HANDS OF STONE

he could hop
and boxes
in that game he had fame
had punch
made you hunch
it would break bones
the call him
HANDS OF STONE

Short Soldier poem by Mark J. Halliday| Details | |

Lorraine Cemetery

Near Saint Avold, France,
More than ten thousand heroes
Whisper from the soil.

Short Soldier poem by rachel blake| Details | |

The Way

Its the way the breeze whispers

across my skin

and the sun caresses

me

in his warmth

 

its the way you love me

even when you’re not here

Short Soldier poem by Charles Henderson| Details | |

Marching on a Hot Day

Marching along in triple digits
you don't have to think of the heat
It's enought to worry lagging behind
without worry of the "smell of defeet"

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