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Short Soldier poem by Brian Strand| Details |




be a 


for a king's shilling.

Short Soldier poem by chipepo lwele| Details |

Never Give Up

Suicide is a sign of cowardice to soldier on __in life

Short Soldier poem by Tom Downing| Details |


as it stands

it stands like a soldier

going inot battle

Short Soldier poem by Phong Phuc Kama-Nyugen| Details |

Rain For Days

rain for days--

forgotten soldier's clothes

sag on the line

Short Soldier poem by karen croft| Details |

a letter

best friend to lonely
a letter to a soldier
cures all thier sorrows

Short Soldier poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details |


Scars, that's what endear 

to a grenadier.

Volodymyr Knyr


Short Soldier poem by Sara Kendrick| Details |

The Iris

The Purple Iris

Stands as straight as a soldier

But lovely as lace

Short Soldier poem by Tara Andre| Details |


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

Short Soldier poem by Voahanitriniaina Rabary-Andriamanday| Details |

My first Questionku

The Soldier's back,
Knocking at the door;
Who Cares; no One; no War...

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 Joshua Adam| Details |

One Error, Two Disabled

A soldier's mistake

crippled, one body, one soul

forever, scarred so 

Short Soldier poem by Raul Moreno| Details |

Night Owl

Armor of feathers,
Takes flight to protect the grove:
Soldier of the night.

Short Soldier poem by chris bowen| Details |

ottaman waters

ottoman empire

soldier fight your fighting style

with knife,with flintlock

Short Soldier poem by Jen H.| Details |


Stronger then you think

Iron will and heart of steel

My soldier... stronger

Short Soldier poem by Jerry Stevenson| Details |

Unknown Soldier

Here lies a soldier,

no one on earth knows his name.

Hes in Gods arms now.

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 J B| Details |


once someone's loved one

he has died a soldier's death

scared youth, a brave man

Short Soldier poem by Wilfredo Derequito| Details |

Dies A Soldier

Decides the leader,

 from his ranch gives an order -

  dies a poor soldier.

Short Soldier poem by Maggie Mae McAfee| Details |



Sobful rarely

Over mature reflex,

Proudly being labeled mother.


Short Soldier poem by Donna Jones| Details |

Senryu 2

they pledge allegiance
brave soldier does not return
flag folded with care

© Donna Jones 

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 Chris D. Aechtner| Details |

kids use toy guns

kids use toy guns
to wage make-believe war -
a soldier looks on

February 18th, 2012

Short Soldier poem by Jesse Jones| Details |

Untitled #18 / A soldier-form

Shadowy, now constant

a soldier-form marched out of the void

before it arrives, it is gone.

Short Soldier poem by Christy Hardy| Details |


If I had one wish,

guaranteed to come true,

I would not use it,

I would find a soldier,

to give it to.

Short Soldier poem by romeo naces| Details |

Soldier's Son

soldier's brave only son,

     mighty scared of the hand gun,

          none else makes him run!

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 Robb A. Kopp| Details |


Musical soldier 

Jimi was experienced

Exploring his art

By Robb A. Kopp

All Rights Reserved © MMX

Short Soldier poem by kristen bruni| Details |

Good Will

A strong mind and soul

Karate kid with gold heart

Loving and peaceful

I'm a modern day angel

A soldier and warrior

Short Soldier poem by olusegun Arowolo| Details |

Hot Sunny Day

along the pathway
thousands of soldier ants match--
hot sunny day.

CONTEST:"Any Haiku Will Do" sponsored by SKAT-AUX

Short Soldier poem by Gregory Golden| Details |

Upon The Soldier's Chest

the scent of death

a sea of 

red poppie


crawl upon 

the soldier's chest

what brings

the scent of death

Short Soldier poem by Tom Higgins| Details |

Just A Thought

dead man,
blind man,

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
im missing you already

Short Soldier poem by rachel albritton| Details |


holding on to this

the one thing that i have

is this one picture

of my number one soldier

in hopes that I'll see him again

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 Bob Quigley| Details |


A wreath is laid upon each soldier's grave
Christmas time at Arlington
A tribute to the brave

Krazy Kimo Contest

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 


Short Soldier poem by Joseph May| Details |

Charlie Sheen - Clerihew

  Charlie Sheen
 Once played a soldier on the big screen
 But he turned to booze and women
Living large on Two and a Half Men

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


he could hop

and boxes

in that game he had fame

had punch

made you hunch

it would break bones

the call him


Short Soldier poem by andy thomson| Details |

Athletic s



Dumb within

A soldiers haircut

Woman's skin

Driven children

Swollen tears

Bronze medallion

Wasted years

Short Soldier poem by June Ellen Smith| Details |

Love Conquers All (End line poem)

Oh my love you ........................ LOVE

Me so, a soldier in battle ........... CONQUERS

Those that comes between us .... ALL

Short Soldier poem by harry horsman| Details |


I did not know hate
till I was told to kill him,
it is so normal
I universal soldier
guilty as the enemy.

© Harry J Horsman 2013    

Short Soldier poem by jay del fierro| Details |

Unloyal Gold Diggers....



no mercy

nary mercy

a mercenary

no loyalty but gold

hidden soldier of fortune

different kind of payment recieved.....

Short Soldier poem by Darrell Lindsey| Details |

Near Widow

the woman with threadbare clothes

takes out the wedding dress

that was never worn--

she still waits for a soldier

after all these years

Short Soldier poem by jan oskar hansen| Details |

tanka lite

The Military 

A soldier lost his rifle 
A general lost a war 
Soldier shot
Cowardice they said 
The General was promoted 
Got an extra star.

Short Soldier poem by rachel blake| Details |

The Way

Its the way the breeze whispers

across my skin

and the sun caresses


in his warmth


its the way you love me

even when youre not here

Short Soldier poem by Jerry Stevenson| Details |

Good Soldier Down

Another good soldier is down.

He was dead before he hit the ground.

His name is Diego.

He is from Key Largo.

His soul is now heaven bound.

Short Soldier poem by Black Eyed Susan| Details |

a dog's good-bye

paws on his casket
he drops a white rose
onto his friend
  a soldier come home
  his final badge of honor

for rick's rose tanka contest

Short Soldier poem by Apolo Amai| Details |

Cry of A Successful Man

With love comes consequence
With hope comes failure
With triumph comes fear
With peace comes worry
With riches comes pain
With poverty comes envy

Short Soldier poem by Ashley Daly| Details |

My Tears Flow

My tears flow

Faster than rampant rivers

And the hair on my arms

Stands straight like a soldier

Isnt it clear?

Im thinking about you


Short Soldier poem by Kevin C. Martin| Details |

We Are Yours

I am Your soldier.
I am Your fighter.
I am Your servant.
I am Yours.
We will fight for love.
We will embrace all.
We will serve Your world.
We are Yours.

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