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Afghan Poems - Poems about Afghan

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So Stand The Fallen
...ombo of resistance. Four masks a day and a cup of instant propaganda keep us hiding behind a surreal subterfuge. Afghan warlords wander empty streets handing out relief packages. Birds rent-out tree space to killer bees. Belfry’......Read More
Categories: afghan, poetry,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Living Subconscious Patterns
...ng. I am all about checks now. They are always red and black. Unsure why, but suspect it is due to my grandmother’s afghan. My mother completed it a week before grandma died. It was a crocheted beauty, which stimulates red and black. ......Read More
Categories: afghan, art,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member GORBACHEV
...verdue Once Berlin Walls and Iron Curtains fell, Regime of old school fools he overthrew Brave Afghan Soviet troops still live to tell. Achieved social democracy at last, Cold war, diplomatically, pu......Read More
Categories: afghan, death, history,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member A PANDEMIC NIGHTMARE humor
...Should be holiday lights, verbage that’s out of sight, a spread of snow — not a Poe-sy afghan. Hiding the evidence, wiping my hand, but ink is witty and gritty like sand. I find ......Read More
Categories: afghan, humor, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member NIGHTBOUND WINTER REVERIE
...Panagiota Romios Lost in a frigid forest, till you took my hand. A large, black watch diamond afghan, you wrapped me in. The strength of your sinuous thighs helped me stand. The flickering stars breathe......Read More
Categories: afghan, fantasy, imagery,
Form: Blank verse



SOLDIER
...Passed my army training feeling like a real man Straight away they sent me to Afghan Sharing a tent on a folding bed Wish I was in a hotel room instead The suns too hot it’s burning my skin I of......Read More
Categories: afghan, anxiety, death of a
Form: Rhyme
Universal Soldier
...d help to make it all stop! Another year, yet other wars, in landscapes barren and hostile, on a crusade in Iraq or Afghan, both situations are volatile. My life cut short by an IED defending a wadi in Tikrit, my sun bleached bones, w......Read More
Categories: afghan, anger, humanity, remembrance day,
Form: Rhyme
Art Gun edited
...Daesh love those they murder? No, I think now. So where is the art and love in war? Is it in Ukraine, Palestine, Iraq, Afghan, Yemen, Syria? It's up to us to find it. Then we will spike the barrel and bring world peace... Second Sha......Read More
Categories: afghan, hyperbole, international, peace,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Stretch Your Kite String
...ters Of your future self Your ancestors are applauding happily Twirl and whirl your best days Into a well-woven afghan of happiness Take them out and review them carefully Design your new days around them Be your happiest most ut......Read More
Categories: afghan, joy, life, self,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Lady Liberty is Weeping
...o de Mayo’. Lingering like a broken refrain, We’re really all faking; Oh, we call it ‘Mediterranean’ we can’t say Afghan,Iraqi or Iranian; The country is reeling; Every single one of us bleeding, to show each other we are all the......Read More
Categories: afghan, political, prejudice, race, racism,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member the afghan hound dog
... afghan hound dogs are the oldest dog species and fast than a racehorse 2019 September 17 ......Read More
Categories: afghan, dog,
Form: Haiku
The Devil Knows
...hey're not happy. Something had to give, opposite reaction. What will the Neo Soviets do now? Ground invasion, eighties Afghan style? The Devil knows in advance... ......Read More
Categories: afghan, dark, political, war,
Form: Political Verse
The Camel Train Vision
...drenched race The camels walking across seemed out of place As I drew nearer the camels started to fade I saw one Afghan have a look of being afraid And at that point the train shimmered away How they came to be there that day I cou......Read More
Categories: afghan, spiritual,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Insisting on Meeting her Birth Family
...own the meager box, phoned Uber, and left this bunch of strangers a note. They would figure it out when they saw the afghan folded up and the couch empty. None had been eager to see her. Conversation stilted. About as unwelcoming as......Read More
Categories: afghan, birth,
Form: Free verse
Wild Elephants
... A young terrorist is trapped in the tangle of mammoth legs, and trampled; not brain, but some cruel seeds with Afghan patent lie scattered around his skull. An old bulwark is bulldozed. A coconut leaf is flung at electr......Read More
Categories: afghan, animal,
Form: Free verse

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