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Courage Poems | Examples of Courage Poetry

Courage Poems - Examples of all types of courage poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for courage.
We cry for our children Our tears are wet a thick We cry for our little ones We’re hopeless, we are sick So sick of all the negligence No safety is guaranteed We are ashamed, we bow our heads How can we...Read More
Categories: children, courage, fear, world,
Form: Ballad

A Little Bridge
I’m deafened by the lack of music – There’s nothing on the air The way things are but I didn’t choose it The cupboards in the cellar are bare When you gonna get yourself together? When you gonna learn to...Read More
Categories: america, community, confusion, courage,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The First Avenger
He was a commoner desiring to be a soldier After disappointing initial failure Steve Rogers Got selected for super soldier experiment in US military Serum injection and Vita-ray dosing made him muscular. He toured the country in colorful costumes During...Read More
Categories: courage, fantasy, hero,
Form: Free verse
Stick With It
Pay no mind to the others, Clueless to you and your goals. They huddle up like calling plays, Just know your route play by play. People love to hear themselves, Seek joy in whispers and gossip. Talk crap about your ethics, They...Read More
Categories: cheer up, courage, devotion,
Form: Rhyme
It's Okay
For far too long You just went on your way Skipping to their song Down the road, you went Smiling and giving love Later discovering nearly all your gas was spent Nobody chipping in on gas But they're still looking for a...Read More
Categories: betrayal, change, courage, family,
Form: Dramatic Monologue

Premium Member The Siege Of Mariupol Steelworks
Down in the south east of Ukraine they call the Donbas region Is where the Russians were kept at bay by the Azoz battalion For three long months in Mariupol, they put up one hell of a...Read More
Categories: courage, death, soldier, war,
Form: Rhyme
Grey Crosses
Rows upon rows of grey crosses Engraved with trembling hands Streams and rivers of sorrowful tears Shed for the longed for lands There lies in the hedged in meadows A spirit of calm and peace For there rest the bodies of...Read More
Categories: courage, death, grave, patriotic,
Form: Quatrain
A Plot in the Wise
A Plot in The Wise Everybody knows that life is a plot You create every memory in the making A riveting tale of adventure with a stint of risk A Plot in the Wise one would say Bringing to...Read More
Categories: courage, allusion, analogy, anti bullying,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member a coil of the labyrinth
A coil of the labyrinth winds deep into the night. A path that is tortuous and falls into terror turning left then suddenly right. Something sits in a dark room pondering the moves of kings. Hearts...Read More
Categories: courage, adventure, allegory, allusion, analogy,
Form: Free verse
mild obsurity
Mild obscurity At the local supermarket, a woman not a day over seventy-five asked me where she could find unsalted butter spoke with an American accent. What do I know, perhaps, she was related to the Kennedys?...Read More
Categories: best friend, courage, devotion,
Form: Sonnet
I'm only 17, balancing my love, and brightening my future... 17 the age where the life's so easy, but still it has the turbulence. Friends leave and the new comers are expected to be frank... The nights always seem more peaceful, than...Read More
Categories: courage, 12th grade, age, confidence,
Form: Free verse
Brave Me With Your Glow
Hear me as I echo your name on the highest mountain top It took me a million miles to reach there, But my youthful, torn-up heart never took a stop…dying like a desert crop I look at your...Read More
Categories: angst, courage, emotions, endurance,
Form: Lyric
The Catapillar and I
The catapillar and I shared an impossible dream. We where bored of a life so mundane and routine. It was time to say goodbye to our redundant fears. It was time to let go of memories of drabier...Read More
Categories: adventure, beautiful, courage, dream,
Form: Rhyme
Wishing on dandelion seed
Who dared to cut you down, rub your face in the dirt? I wish shame on anyone who got entertainment from your hurt. I admire your vigore, your bravery and grace. I watched you stand...Read More
Categories: beauty, childhood, conflict, courage,
Form: Rhyme
Fear is an appealing danger With all logic to withhold your full capability It lives in heart's manger The heart attached itself to duality Where one see its own detriment And his grace cum chances But live...Read More
Categories: anxiety, art, confidence, courage,
Form: Rhyme

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