Below is the poem entitled Bring Them Home which was written by poet
Carrillo. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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On January of 2007, the people gathered.
Bring them home - that is what their signs
read, as the people went out to protest.
bring them home was the people's cry. All
over the Country, it was being heard. Too
many soidiers have already died. Our
soddiers are fighting a useless WAR.
The prices in gas didn't get better. But our
soldiers blood was everywhere scattered.
Young men and women went out there to
fight. they loved their Country - there is no
It has been years and what have we gained,
just thousands of soldiers that have lost their
lives. it's like they were just sent to meet
Bring them home - that's what I say. Our
children weren't born to die in vain. The Oil
Barons should't have no say...
Written by Lucilla M. Carrillo