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Best Suffragette Poems

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


Surrogate Suffragette
So your great gran
was a suffragette
She fought for the right for women to vote
She thought that would make a woman equal,
put them on the same...

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Categories: suffragette, culture, granddaughter, grandmother, women, work,
Form: Dramatic Verse



Less Than Zero
With glorious primordial certainty
  the sun will rise, the sun will set;
likewise you languish knowing what you're about,
  you know what is and...

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© Tony Bush  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suffragette, life, philosophy, sad, social, self, self,
Form: Verse
Rosemary's baby
Rosemary’s Baby


Rosemary’s baby is a baby of mine,
Rosemary’s baby dropped right on time for me.
Rosemary’s baby is a baby of mine,
Rosemary’s baby dropped right on...

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© Aa Harvey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suffragette, baby, family, joy,
Form: I do not know?
Candidate
How can I snap out of it? 
Open hearted, contents spilled to the world; 
crying as if that might redeem it, 
self-same reliant, or did...

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© Tony Bush  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suffragette, loss, lost love, love, philosophy,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Translation of Bury Me in a Free Land by Frances E W HARPER 1825 - 1911
Translation of " Bury Me in a Free Land " by Frances E. W. Harper
(Homage to Frances Ellen Watkins HARPER, the First Black Lady of...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suffragette, america, black african american, dedication, grave,
Form: Dramatic Monologue



Blitzkrieg Days

On a runup to the past,
lightning lies are striking fast
Speak a little Fuhrer con,
Dollar sanction appease a wannabe Stalin
In the Big Ivory House,
every hussy dictator...

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Categories: suffragette, dark, hate, judgement, wisdom,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Brief Herstory by Man
slithering through a suffragette smattering
the serpentine has no shoulder
on which to give 
or have taken 
piggyback rides through pantsuit criterion
so certainly lacks the same of...

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Categories: suffragette, culture, women, word play,
Form: Free verse