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Blitz Poems

Read wonderful blitz poetry on the following sub-topics: acrostic, death, london, personification, school, war, and more. Read a definition and example (where appropriate).

Note: The forms for these poems were selected by the poet. Often poems are assigned the wrong form. Please confirm the accuracy of the poetic form before referencing the poem.



List of New Poems

PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Release To Reclaiming Carol Connell Blitz beauty, creation, god, imagery,
the war marriage rebecca browne Blitz angel, appreciation, art, beautiful,
NoWounded Warrior LeftBehind Eric Cover Blitz anniversary, arabic, atheist, baptism,
Skeptical Society Statement for Sure Daniel Schack Blitz adventure, africa, age, allah,
Premium Member Poem Consciousness in motion Charles Coon Blitz celebration, freedom, meaningful,
Communities under attack David Smith Blitz assonance, bereavement, betrayal, career,
Hungry in School Ernest B. Jackson Blitz anxiety, culture, desire, food,
Stalker Miya Xavier Blitz anti bullying, anxiety, corruption,
Premium Member Poem doors of perception Charles Coon Blitz happiness, inspirational, nature,
the love jan oskar hansen Blitz blessing, emotions,
simply stated Daniel Schack Blitz 8th grade, abuse, age,
The daybreak Quateria Greene Blitz marriage,
Who Are You Quateria Greene Blitz anxiety,
Let it rise Quateria Greene Blitz murder,
Time Adjourned Quateria Greene Blitz confusion,
Book of love monty rocke Blitz books, encouraging,
first and foremost Daniel Schack Blitz adventure, africa, age, allah,
Make this Christmas different David Smith Blitz celebration, character, courage, culture,
Different schools of thought David Smith Blitz bereavement, character, cheer up,
My soldier onward mutapurwa Blitz love,
sambal tumpang dwijoko harianto Blitz culture, day, dedication, food,
Change to Find Kevin A. Hernandez Blitz joy, money,
Premium Member Poem The whirlwind Charles Coon Blitz endurance, freedom, inspirational, perspective,
IT DIDN'T MAKE ME Victor Alexander Blitz age, endurance, humanity, inspiration,
Premium Member Poem Unparalleled Edward Ibeh Blitz humanity, inspirational, power, repetition,
Premium Member Poem Swing Of The Highway Caren Krutsinger Blitz life,
Atonement or yom kippor 2018 Daniel Schack Blitz adventure, allegory, anger, anti
Drive to Stay Virginia McInnis Blitz feelings, love, nature, poetry,
FB Jimmi Canada Blitz addiction, deep, friend, hope,
Not Really A Poem Phill Thomas Shat Blitz atheist,
Recognition Jimmi Canada Blitz brother, dance, deep, desire,
Stof Jimmi Canada Blitz 3rd grade, basketball, class,
GOD MIDST SERVICE Beata Agustin Blitz blessing, encouraging, faith, spiritual,
Comfortable with all the waves bar one David Smith Blitz allusion, analogy, change, goodbye,
The James Bond Effect Olu Agbolade David Blitz allusion, analogy, character, confidence,
Blessings of Xanax Kay McKenzie Blitz conflict, deep, earth, emo,
hurt janice martinez Blitz betrayal, heartbroken,
Missing Piece Sandy Ridens Blitz anxiety, cheer up, courage,
Tuberose Tuberose Lovie Divine Blitz flower,
Life Kristin Thompson Blitz anger, betrayal, blessing, childhood,
Flee Manya Saxena Blitz absence, addiction, anxiety, perspective,
Black Market Sifundo Khanyile Blitz 1st grade, 2nd grade,
In depth David Smith Blitz analogy, confusion, dark, deep,
Premium Member Poem Release Your Child, Release Yourself Caren Krutsinger Blitz baby, child, childhood, children,
Premium Member Poem Right Is Not Everything But It's A Beginning Caren Krutsinger Blitz 10th grade, 11th grade,
FINE BE FAIR Mick Talbot Blitz meaningful, passion, sympathy,
Thank you bulinya martins Blitz celebration, cheer up,
nothing Francis Osho Blitz 1st grade,
Cuspids gun Danny Morales Olmos Blitz angel, beautiful, break up,
COWARDICE Peter Muthama Blitz addiction, adventure, allegory, analogy,

About This Page

Blitz Poems. Examples of Blitz and a list of poems in the correct poetic form and technique. Share and read Blitz poetry while accessing rules, topics, ideas, and a comprehensive literary definition of a Blitz.

Brief Definition

A blitz poem is a type of poem that has short phrases accompanied by images and has a rhythmic reputation and rapid flow.

This type of poem always begin with a short phrase, the next line begins with a different phrase but has the first word same as the one in the first line, each of the 48 first lines should be short and contain at least two words.

The phrases in the third and fourth line begin with the last word contained in the second phrase. The last word that is in the fourth line becomes the beginning word in the fifth and sixth line and this behavior continues in such a way that each subsequent pair begins with the last word that above them hence creating a pattern of repetition.

This pattern is observed through the forty-eight lines and when it reaches the last two lines, the lines repeat the last word of line forty-eight and the last word of line forty-seven. the title of this type of poem contains only three words and must have some sort of preposition or maybe have conjunction that joins the word beginning in the third line to the first word of the forty-seventh line in that order.

It should also be noted that the blitz poem contains no punctuation. this is because when reading, it is done very quickly and pausing is only done for the purposes of breathing.

Blitz Poem Example

Chains of Colonialism

Chains of Colonialism        

With guns they came
With whips and chains
Chains to capture the Dark Continent
Chains snaking across Africa
Africa blessed by nature
Africa a precious jewel
Jewel coveted by imperialists
Jewel stained with blood
Blood of the disenfranchised
Blood of innocents 
Innocents slaughtered
Innocents subjugated
Subjugated like cattle
Subjugated nonentities					
Nonentities to colonial masters			
Nonentities bowing to alien flags 
Flags of oppression
Flags of exploitation and domination
Domination of inferiors
Domination of natural resources
Resources robbed
Resources nurtured with sweat and tears
Tears of those with no voices
Tears of those whipped and silenced
Silenced by superiority
Silenced by weapons and fear
Fear of foreign invaders
Fear of certain death
Death of ancient civilization
Death of treasured culture
Culture stripped and raped
Culture battered and fragmented
Fragmented destiny
Fragmented people 
People crushed to the ground  
People with no more sweet songs
Songs of freedom and happier times 
Songs of nationalism
Nationalism and solidarity 
Nationalism thwarted
Thwarted to divide and conquer
Thwarted to castrate minds and bodies
Bodies chained and beaten 
Bodies killed for defiance
Defiance against injustice 
Defiance against colonialism
Colonialism in the name of God
Colonialism in the name of kings
Kings
God


05-01-2016

Contest:      Dig Deep - Race Relations - Conflicts - Colonialism
Sponsor:     Marugo Mo
Placement:   2nd 



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