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Best England Poems

Below are the all-time best England poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of england poems written by PoetrySoup members


Broken England
Broken England
By Steven Cooke

My Brave ancestors of England,
Look away, for I offend thee.

For your England is no more.
Decay eats away at this fallen empire.
Your people...

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Categories: sad, england, green, life,



I AM ENGLAND
I am England til I die because England is I.
I am England in my heart, I am England in my eyes,
I am England in my...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: england, patriotic, pride, soccer,

Premium Member England - gleaming in the distance
  across the doggerland dogged people trudge
  Neanderthals, Heidelbergers...Sapiens, the last ones standing
  hairy mammoths, heavy life bearing down
  the mighty...

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© Ian Love  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: conflict, destiny, england, history,

Here, Again: The Autumn Equinox
Written for the Avebury Gorsedd, 24th September 2016  
I wish you well...

I’m here, again…
Come riding in, upon the western wave
My hair all wove with...

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Categories: autumn, england, myth, nature,

Premium Member The Maid of Orleans
Reflecting in her garden sits a winsome little maid;
She holds a purple flower like the circlet that she made
And wrapped about her braids to grace...

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Categories: christian, conflict, courage, england,

Waiting For You, the Return of the Light
Written for the Winter Solstice sunrise at Avebury, Wiltshire, England

I have waited for you
Where no shadow seeps
Deep in the earth
Where the slow damp creeps
Under the...

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Categories: england, light, longing, nature,

Premium Member 'HEIR' - APPARENTLY NOT



Prince William was so sick of being told
He’s receding and is now going bald
So he called in the royal hairdresser
To see if he could ease...

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Categories: england, hair, humorous,

Premium Member A British Soldier in Zululand
A British Soldier in Zululand            
copyright 2018 by jon gutmacher

So, he woke up in...

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Categories: africa, courage, england, history,

Premium Member What Would Wallis Say
What Would Wallis Say?

What would Wallis say if she were there that day,
a divorcee too, American through and through?
Did she offensively blink when Diana winked?
She...

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Categories: england, history, prejudice,

Premium Member Admiral Lord Nelson
Blessed with ingenuity, he fought advancing tyranny
That stormed the sea in twenty-three  great warships sailing furiously.

That day, October twenty-first, saw Admiral Nelson at his...

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Categories: courage, england, freedom, hero,

Premium Member Concerning Math and How To Say It
The British call it maths,
but the Americans ditch the s
causing much international scorn.
But for our sake, p'raps it'd be best
to keep subjects
only halfway grasped
in the...

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Categories: america, education, england, fun,

Premium Member A CASTLE OF TEMPTATION - collab with JA Fraser
A CASTLE OF TEMPTATION

Proudly standing amidst three lochs, verdant hills
a Castle enciente breathing beauty but sadly chants 
passed feuds sparking battles having harried their foe
and...

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Categories: beautiful, england, history, spanish,

Premium Member Elizabeth II
See there! She flies about the moor
Upon her favoured mount.
The waving, flowing grassy shore
bears hoofprints all about.
The waves her steed surmounts.
Her hair is flying here...

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Categories: children, dedication, england, horse,

Premium Member I'm not nosey but
I've never been one to nosey but
Looking through my net curtains
I just happened to have a pair of binoculars in my hand
I'm a curious kinda...

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© Peter Dome  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: class, crazy, england, eve,

Premium Member A Room Full of Butterflies
Inspired by a Art gallery and a poem by Shelly.


A room full of  mottled multicolored butterflies
captured within a creative space
of artful design
to inspire and...

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© Peter Dome  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: england, art, beautiful, blue, butterfly,

Premium Member The Earl of Pence
'Twas a dark and stormy night! (OK - so I'm being a tad histrionic!)
The Earl of Pence was lounging by the fire sipping his gin...

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Categories: england, humorous,

Bubbletown Blews
Bubbletown  Blews


Whilst sitting and lying by a babbling brook
for once through the water I took a deeper look
then I saw into Bubbletown, bubbles popping...

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Categories: discrimination, england, environment,

MANCHESTER
MANCHESTER

Oh, Manchester, you are such a majestic city 
bathed in your bright blazing lights in the night. 
Everyone has been to your cityscape, 
if they...

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Categories: beauty, city, england, imagery,

The British Weather
It's the only land that you can
get all seasons in one day
you name it UK displays it
all the colors from blue to grey
 
It certainly...

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Categories: england, seasons, weather,

Premium Member Turned On
In the deepest of emotions
A desire to please
Be loved
Caressing tears like the wind
Kissing dreams in creamy lace
Carnal is the heart of seduction
Insane and sublime
Holding both...

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Categories: england, beauty, cry, death, desire,

Choosing Choice
A lighter view of the Devizes Neighbourhood Plan 
referendum on Thursday 17th September

My alarm clock shouts at me with noisy voice
“Wake up!  It’s Thursday...

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Categories: community, confusion, england, humor,

Daft From Bath
You look stupid in videos on phones at the start,
you don't look like "Badmans" calling women a tart,
when I see those skits I think what...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: england, funny, giggle, hilarious,

Penny for the Guy
 On
a cold
autumn eve,
playful fingers
tangled, soft and shy.
The smell of hot chestnuts
wafted through the milling crowd,
a promise of comfort and warmth.
We watched, you and I,...

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Categories: celebration, crush, england, firework,

late night
Into the kingdom. 

From the kingdom was I bourne ancestral sailed into the fall of the hemispheres equator. Other earth side I became alive. ...

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© john night  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: best friend, change, england,

Trim Shady Come Out And Playyyy
Challenge To Trim Shady Lets Flow
I'll murk you Trim Shady in slowmo 
for talking crazy in my dojo
shouldn't have come solo
to try to best this...

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Categories: computer, dedication, england, hip