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Commemorate Poems - Poems about Commemorate

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Premium Member Revren' Carlton Whitney
...Reveren’ Carlton Whitney was the pastor of our church, and someone I looked up to as a child. Six foot six, with pier......Read More
Categories: commemorate, character, uplifting,
Form: Narrative

...ove of the highest order, For a man to lay down his life for his friends, Christmas is a mass to remember, A mass to commemorate love, Because love was born at Christmas, And I am loved because Christ was born at Christmas. ......Read More
Categories: commemorate, christmas,
Form: Free verse
The Importance Of Remembering Their Sacrifice
...lose all their sense so let's remember by our ink! (Remembrance Sunday in the UK last Sunday, so this is written to commemorate this important event.)......Read More
Categories: commemorate, peace, remembrance day, war,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Alive And With Medals
...He stared at his war medals; As bright as when first minted, His own lustre long since tarnished; Only tear-filled e......Read More
Categories: commemorate, conflict, memorial day, memory,
Form: Rhyme
...s nation are christened in his name. He’s been given the ultimate accolade…banks are closed and children play as we commemorate Christopher Columbus with his very own holiday... But then a strange thing happened, we found the history......Read More
Categories: commemorate, columbus day, native american,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member The day the world died los muertos) mostly celebrated in Latin America. However, there are many ancient traditions and celebrations that commemorate and honor the dead on those same days (Nov1,2) Even well known ancient peoples like the Celts and the Dru......Read More
Categories: commemorate, bible, death, earth, god,
Form: Didactic
I and You
...shall pleasure you Breathe in me and I shall immerse you Delve into me and I shall devour you Poetize me and I shall commemorate you.......Read More
Categories: commemorate, imagination, metaphor, poetry, words,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Chalk It Up
...atop their curls. Last week our art had fireworks And flags to celebrate July the 4th, with flowers, too To thus commemorate. Those chalk designs aren’t meant to last; The old ones disappeared. Just one good downpour wipes them ......Read More
Categories: commemorate, granddaughter, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member What America Is About
...e World (La Liberté éclairant le monde) Overlooking New York Harbor. A gift from France cast in copper: To commemorate French and American alliance. In shared ideals of freedom and democracy For which many sacrificed bravely.......Read More
Categories: commemorate, america, freedom, history, identity,
Form: Verse
White feathers sprayed Red
...ings as the beauty of flowers And all for what ? When come today we have to guard the statues and Cenotaph that commemorate our fallen heroes Only for them to suffer in death the indignity of being treated with such contempt for ......Read More
Categories: commemorate, slam,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Simple and Pretty
...e every week not nearly rich, yet their freedom is a showpiece a community of half existences, living in peace women commemorate every third night for a hen party it doesn’t matter if the gown is weary and dirty nature cannot give or t......Read More
Categories: commemorate, class, community, life, people,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Lifeboat The Atheist's Dream
... He sat at a table with a much happy throng Who seemed intent on a special reward. They lauded his skill with a commemorate song And a special pudding of bathos and gourd. There were signs and posters and all manner of banne......Read More
Categories: commemorate, adventure, allegory, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Salute To Memorial Day
...ets…and bombs do not discriminate. I also know on Memorial Day we put our differences aside and we come together to commemorate every soldier who has died. How we commemorate is different for everyone…as everyone adapts… We visit gr......Read More
Categories: commemorate, memorial day,
Form: Verse
Elegy On The City's Edge
...f faces in their shades, To amaze those preys. Reefs and sheets they laid On the unseen skins of the deceased To commemorate their ways, In spite of the deaths unperceived. Decorating - they decorate the undecorated, Whose lives......Read More
Categories: commemorate, emotions, feelings, imagination, memorial,
Form: Elegy
...are confined we evaporate. Times of joy, times of play For our security these all pause. And as we spy outside We commemorate what has been lost, Retreating until the joy returns. ......Read More
Categories: commemorate, care, longing, love, nostalgia,
Form: Free verse

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