Filipino Poems | Examples of Filipino Poetry

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Mahalin Natin Ang Sariling Wika Bernard F. Asuncion Quatrain filipino, language,
Philippine Independence Day Bernard F. Asuncion Acrostic filipino, independence day,
Labing-sampu Patria Marsha Teodoro I do not know? filipino, addiction, angel, art, grief,
Envoy Extraordinary Bernard F. Asuncion Acrostic filipino, humanity,
Premium Member Poem TANAGA POETRY - POETRY SOUP Mick Talbot Free verse filipino, poems, poetry, poets,
Premium Member Poem Dear Brothers and Sisters Jacqueline R. Mendoza Bio filipino, abortion, christian, faith, kids,
Hero's Life Bernard F. Asuncion Acrostic filipino, birthday,
Premium Member Poem When I'd first seen Her James Fraser Quatrain filipino, boyfriend, girlfriend, life, people,
Israel In The Far East Bernard F. Asuncion Acrostic filipino, birthday,
Premium Member Poem Summer Day -The Tanaga Style Dorian Petersen Potter Free verse filipino, beautiful, butterfly, flower, rose,

TO THE GALLANT SAF 44
by Juliet Nicol
Special Action Force, “By Skills and Virtue, We Triumph”....
Hail to you heroes who fought until their last breath!
No fear to face the awaiting door of...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, bereavement, military, war,

Topak
by Robert Velves
Again,the solitary way home,o night! 
Twice paying the fare,the driver denied.. 
No steel wall in sight, 
Is there any other way to ride 
But to...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, angst, break up, destiny,

PRIDE, AND PREJUDICE
by Francisco Pepino
PRIDE IS HOW IT BEGIINS:
He comes once around in my lifetime - take note,
He will turn everything upside down and on its head,
He will show...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, hurt, life, loss, lost,

In Filipino
by Jane Doe
Sinubukan kitang tikisin,
Sadyang inaral ko kung paano ka saktan.
Pero ikaw ay siyang indulhensiya at indulhente
At ako ay sabik, sakim, at yamot sa katinuan.

Kaya't sa huli,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, metaphor, pain,

New Year Media Noche - The Retourne
by KP Nunez
More than the grand fireworks display,
above chart-topper music blast;
What is the highlight of this night -
The Media Noche, New Year’s toast.

Above chart-topper music blast,
stay still...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, family, holiday, new years

BLOODLESS - Tale of a Hero and the People He Died For
by KP Nunez
You knew you were going to die. 1
And yet you came, thinking no matter how insane,
the man on the seat of power would never want...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, change, corruption, hero, history,

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RP Flag
by Galeo DS
( * ) 
*** one Filipino identity waving with pride
***               ...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, flying, symbolism, tribute,

Sea Gypsies
by Herbert Siao
my 
skin were
like a morning

rays,
that rose
in the sky,

almond 
shape eye,
dark with the dusk,

round ,
monsoon face
pure timid lips,



grandma talked often
best she could -

don't forget the 
past,...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, art, blue, culture, destiny,

A Filipino Dream - My Spirit
by Lei Strauss
I have a Filipino dream!
Stop the war and wild loud of scream
I have a dream not for myself.
Not a selfish man who thinks of himself.

I...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, dream,

Glimpse
by Herbert Siao
It was like a whisper- 
My wife delivered the sad news- 
"Your grandfather was dead."- 
And so he was- 
Her eyes was awfully sad- 
Touched...

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Elegy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, april, cry, emotions, eulogy,

The Virus
by hija de la luna
The Virus

An island called Tacloban
Is ravaged by Haiyan
This fateful day of November
The weather is not tender
Wind whispers destruction
Rain writes annihilation.

But that is not the good...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, blessing, faith, inspirational,

New Year
by Sherwin Balbuena
Usad na libot
San bituon sa langit;
Pitbong nagputok

(Minasbate)

Isang pag-ikot
Ng talang nasa langit;
Kanyo'y sumabog

(Filipino)

One revolution
Of a star in the night sky;
Bamboo cannon bursts

(English)...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, new year,

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Heartbreak over Yolanda: Link on how to help typhoon victims in the Philippines, thank you
by kabuteng P.iNk k.

I hope that it's ok that I am posting a link here 
on how to help the people who have been affected by typhoon Haiyan...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, dedication, natural disasters, recovery

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GENUINE PINOY
by Olive Eloisa Guillermo - Fraser
7,100 islands, you are made up..
Pearl of the orient seas, that's how you are..
Cradle of four civilization, historians says..
Only Christian nation, even they speak..

Abounded with...

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Imagism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, care, celebration, character, community,

Equalizer
by Dalila Agtani
“TILL DEATH….THROW US.. A- PART Y!!”
                 (Death, truly an...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, death,

We Keep on Singing Hallelujah
by Nato Calubiran
Across the borders, might be big or small
Bright Galions, ready to destroy with big cannons 
Colonizing every country they go
Dead bodies and blood to the...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, courage, faith, inspiration,

OFW - Overseas Filipino Workers
by Jonathan Medida
Oh If Double You  
What can you do?    
Your salary is coming      
Time to pay the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, work

Akala mo lang
by Eliza Dimagiba
(My apologies! This poem is wrtten in Filipino....for my brother Edwin...i hope to translate it one day)


Noong tayoy mga bata pa...
Wala akong maalala....
Na sa akin...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, birthday, brother,

THE CRAFT CAN CAPTURE IT
by Neldy Jolo
Oh well I got an angry email to begin my day
Because of my last post on the Jabidah thing yesterday
Galit sa akin but greeted me...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, adventure, art, brother, dedication,

IN TAUSUG NO WORD MEANS SURRENDER
by Neldy Jolo
Are you asking the word surrender in Tausug?
Nope…
But what is surrender in Tausug?
There is no surrender in Tausug
No word for surrender in Tausug
Wow!
Then that’s great
Only...

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Classicism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: filipino, adventure, allah, angel, art,



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