Best Immigrant Poems
Below are the all-time best Immigrant poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of immigrant poems written by PoetrySoup members
Eyes of An Immigrant
The musty, foul smelling
The room is dim
Everyone is waiting
For the shores of Ellis Island
They hope to have a new life
Start over in...
immigrant, immigration, love hurts, sorrow,
Remembering this night of our last touch,
when nothing is between us we should know,
in love with loving...
Underage Immigrant Crisis
Underage Immigrant Crisis Part 1
We are having a big problem here in Texas, by the border.
It is turning into a dilemma. A lot of...
We came to this glacial paradise
Frigid and arid, the weather's nice
Much like our Motherland
And so we made it ours box of sand
As it made us...
Fear and Loathing
This town, this Silk Road had no toll to pay
till from the east caravans again fill its
pharaonic marble and glass temples. Monolith
malls rise its clefts;...
immigrant, dedication, family, inspirational, love,
I was blessed to know a woman in my life
Who faced hard times, struggle, and strife.
A Chinese immigrant, she came from a poor town
immigrant, political, power, presidents day,
Tiptoe, tiptoe, what they say is not what they say it is . . .
Cameras rolling, take one, action!
“How stupid can you be?...
A robin's song is heard nearby,
so faint and sweet is the sound.
Showing now it’s winter’s end.
For the baby birds will flap their wings
immigrant, allusion, discrimination, fear, history,
On Election night, twentysixteen
I saw a strange and surreal scene
I looked cross the great harbor at Lady Liberty that night
And I knew right away, something...
I Want To Love You
immigrant, bangla, emotions,
I want to feel you
like a petal feels the wind
I want to touch you
like dewdrops touch my skin
I want to hold you
like moon shadows...
immigrant, abuse, america, child abuse,
Yeezy you da best
Not ice cold soulless
You gotta big heart
Wanna be next U.S. Pres'
You now swingin' with da rest
with your delusional pal
For the Girl with the Brand New Toothbrush
immigrant, appreciation, rap, sexy, sin,
The Girl with the Brand New Toothbrush
For the girl with the brand new toothbrush
The Pied Piper from New York City - Part Two
immigrant, allusion, america, betrayal, corruption,
The Pied Piper from New York City – Part Two
This is quite despicable and very inappropriate for someone holding the
“Highest Office in Our Land.”...
The Devil & The Kennedys (Part One)
immigrant, death, politicalwords,
An Irish Catholic immigrant,
a prideful man was he,
his ego out-weighed his bankbook,
and he hated poverty.
He fathered many children,
and most of them were sons,
the eldest son,...
An Immigrants Position
immigrant, black-african amerme, me,
I came first but you did not write me in history
You made me mute, invisible, estranged
From my own heredity and great memory
With the slivering tongue...
Distinguishing Right From Wrong, Enablers, and the Enabled
immigrant, children, growing up, integrity,
My subject is nothing new. It's been around since Adam and Eve. Like the
snake and the apple.
It's the enabled kid who throws...
immigrant, assonance, history, imagery, metaphor,
Gary Bateman, Copyright © All Rights Reserved
July 8, 2018 (Short-Form Free Verse)...
immigrant, history, immigration,
This poem was written after I took a tour of the Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument in Wyoming, the site of Custer's Last Stand.
AMERICAN SOLDIER RISE
immigrant, thank you, usa, veterans
A FOREIGNER ASKED THIS QUESTION OF ME
“WHERE CAN I IN U.S. FIND SOLDIER TO SEE?”
HIS ENGLISH WAS BROKEN, BUT CLEARLY RECEIVED
YET, HOW COULD I BEST...
The Melting Pot- a soup pot of giants-w
The United States is a vast country of immigrants
Each immigrant adds an ingredient and a flavor
“A melting pot”, visualizing a soup...
Do or die migration
immigrant, abuse, africa, community, corruption,
do or die migration
Every one see...
immigrant, appreciation, culture, discrimination, immigration,
There has been such a backlash against immigrants
that I decided I would put out a thought.
Do we remember the immigrants
Who for our country...
dr tweddle and dr friend of alberta hospital edmonton
immigrant, warday, me, people, day,
you may not have been the doctors who did nerve damage to my face
but you had the worst time seeing this my way
god gave me...
Sarah Marie Johnson
immigrant, anniversary, death, family, parents,
Sarah Johnson is, and will always be a cold, heartless murderer. She has no empathy for what she did to both of her own parents,...
Beginning of the Downfall
immigrant, history, high school,
I was a senior in high school and I still remember
That Friday afternoon in late November
Early dismissal after saying a prayer
Disbelief and sadness filling the...