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Best Syrian Poems

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

Syrian Refugees

I'm watching a programme on telly
About the Syrian refugees
Men and women and children
Humanity brought to its knees

I'm watching the desperate faces
The terror and hunger...

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© Jim Bates  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syrian, political, war,
Form: Quatrain

Premium Member The Syrian Devil
Children lie dying
Punished for waking up one more day
In unbearable heat, in a dirty war
They have no Generals
To defend them
From the evils of men
They have...

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Categories: syrian, children, war,
Form: Light Verse
Syrian Refugee, To mumma
Mumma please find a new home for me,
Somewhere like Syria before, where I was extremely happy,
I know there were bombs going off permanently,
And I understand...

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Categories: syrian, abuse, allegory, appreciation, arabic, bereavement,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Line in the Sand
Obama drew his mighty line in the sand
Dare ye not to cross me

Assad replied in kind
Gassing thousands and laughing

A little Syrian boy has drowned
Siblings to...

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Categories: syrian, anger, angst, dark, death, obituary, pain,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member I am a Child- Poem written for Restore a Child Organization
I am a child
Like the one you tuck in bed
The one you kiss on the head
The one who gets loved instead
The one who is so...

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Categories: syrian, child, love, rights,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme

Premium Member A Theatre of the Absurd
Theatre of the Absurd

Like an actor in a theatre of the absurd,
there stepped onto the stage a horrid clown,
an ego-maniac who makes his own staff...

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Categories: syrian, horror,
Form: Quatrain
(So many were protesting about America's secret involvement with ISIS but I didn't believe it until I read this latest news, shocking and disgusting. Poor...

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Categories: syrian, allegory, political, power,
Form: Acrostic
Foreign Legion Stoush
In Syria we fought the French in 1941...
Foreign Legion and the Vichy French an 8 week war was won...
After battle with the slaughter, many bodies...

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Categories: syrian, adventurepeople, people,
Form: Rhyme
digital Egypt ancient USA
bars and cages of flags ,colors ,creeds .
in Egypt they've been saying we want to make Egypt great again .
can't help but look at the...

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Categories: syrian, abuse, america, appreciation, cry, evil, heartbreak,
Form: ABC
Premium Member What Kind of People Are We
What Kind of People Are We

In a Shakespearean sense of tragedy and doubt the well-used
“To Be or Not To Be” from Hamlet is not the...

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Categories: syrian, conflict, fear, humanity, immigration, international, poverty,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Baby Jesus
They had to run
hide in the brushes
of the Syrian country side
rains showered from above
no child should ever be hunted, abused
migrants on the run
they had no...

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Categories: syrian, child, evil, humanity, perspective, usa,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Burning
Islam Burning

In deep purple flame
Stapled to the cross
While the peasants yell below
Demon demon demon
Black flags rise
Hearts fail to beat
Humanity has lost this score
The axe swings...

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Categories: syrian, allah, dog, eulogy, evil,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member EGG-STANT HISTORY 5
“Well we shall have to do our best and 'keep on smiling'” said Dumpty to the Owl, who he was worried could possibly get into...

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Categories: syrian, anti bullying,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Gods and Monsters
"Gods and Monsters"

Ying Yang
Black White
Dark Light
One God meets another 
in the middle of the 
night, are they at odds with one another?
Or just shuffling Decks...

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Categories: syrian, allah, faith, forgiveness, god, judgement, religion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Additional advice to those would be King from the THIRUK-KURAL with Commentary
Additional free advice to those* who would be King from the THIRUK-KURAL with Commentary
[*like presidents, prime ministers, dictators of declining (falling or fallen) nations or...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syrian, bullying, immigration, prison, religion, sympathy, tamil,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Getting Lost in Peace
Getting Lost in Peace

When a man loses his bearings
In a land of riches and honey
He sometimes loses sight of life’s tribulations
Spoiled to the core he...

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Categories: syrian, angst, peace, war, world,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Tainted Love
Oh Donald
Kiss me
Is valentines
You know I am ok
And ok and ok

We are both men
My love and devotion is true
You will build a wall
And keep out...

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Categories: syrian, deep, hate, humanity, immigration, perspective, psychological,
Form: Free verse
Mired in the worst humanitarian crisis 
Syrian refugees seek shelter from ISIS
Cries are heard throughout our nations 
Governors set up SWAT Team Stations

"Why put us...

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© Judy Konos  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syrian, life,
Form: Rhyme
Arab Spring
From Tripoli to Cairo
I saw the intifada leftover
After Tunisia and Yemen
Like a dam broken
After it had sucked life from dry sand
Morocco, Kuwait, Djibouti and Oman

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Categories: syrian, political, seasons, autumn,
Form: Free verse
Why France
France gave America the Statue of Liberty,
In 1865, from Edouard de Laboulaya, his act;
It begot Joan of Arc who insisted that,
Nationality bet religion as a...

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Categories: syrian, america, education, football, freedom, french, grave,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Unquotable quotes: The How of Democratic Kill - XXXIX, Part One
Unquotable quotes: The How of Democratic Kill – XXXIX, Part One

Born in 1868, Alexei Maximovich PESHKOV, better known as MAXIM GORKY and hailed as the...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syrian, anti bullying, courage, dedication, grandmother, inspirational,
Form: Lay
Nice To Meet You
I had heard of Black-
From highly learned 
And, a twiggy oily 
I have always 
City-women walk in 
Wear stylish and 
talk in style,
A Cow-boy shall...

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© fayaz bhat  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syrian, romance, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
Politics: The Grimm Reaper
"Political power grows out of the barrel
of a gun" - Mao Zedong.

North Korea has nuclear;
current regime's fear
of falling out is clear.

China, Philippines, Japan,
and Taiwan all...

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Categories: syrian, life, political, power, society, violence, war,
Form: Free verse
the escape
The Escape 
A man coming home from work saw a shadow like a figure leaning against 
an olive tree it was Death, polishing his...

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Categories: syrian, february, first love, food, kids, funny
Form: Sonnet
Putin rides Russia’s pride
Cheers ring nation wide
Swept along by the tide
No matter, Putin’s stride

Putin derides all global calls
Jeering at the soft flung balls
High on the...

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Categories: syrian, political,
Form: Rhyme