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History Iambic Pentameter Poems

These History Iambic Pentameter poems are examples of Iambic Pentameter poems about History. These are the best examples of Iambic Pentameter History poems written by international poets.


Premium Member How Sweet It Is
Rules: Use at least 10 candy names from those listed below.
(30 candy names used)


Tomorrow we'll explore our Galaxy,
not just by space ship, but with 'space...

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Categories: future, humorous, space, voyage,

A Walk to St Mary's Church
A restless night, another hum-drum day,
Resolve to take a pleasurable walk;
I make my way towards St Mary’s church.
Across the street, a sixteenth century home –
Maltravers...

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© Mike Jones  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: history, journey, travel,



Premium Member In Memory of You
I didn't have a chance to say goodbye,
to let you know how dear you are to me
and though my chance is gone, I still will...

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Categories: death of a friend,

Premium Member Untunneled Vision
We were once the eye of the universe,
And thinking otherwise was just perverse.
Many times in the past, wrong we have been,
And history proves we shall...

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Categories: change, conflict, parody, time,

Premium Member Death Of Marie Antoinette
 THE DEATH OF MARIE ANTOINETTE
 (MONSIEUR L'VAMPYRE)
Songwriters set their words about her style
and artists make pursuit to paint her smile
but all the light that's...

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© Vee Bdosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: absence, abuse, french, paris,

Premium Member Death of Marie Antoinette
 THE DEATH OF MARIE ANTOINETTE
 (MONSIEUR L'VAMPYRE)
Songwriters set their words about her style
and artists make pursuit to paint her smile
but all the light that's...

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© Vee Bdosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: absence, bereavement, desire, french,

Premium Member Celtic Love
      CELTIC LOVE
The paths We take under the eye of god
and Universe, but some consider odd
Great Lord of Heaven, knowing...

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© Vee Bdosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ireland, marriage, pride,

Premium Member Foreign Exchange Students
			

		The high-school kids who came from foreign lands
		to spend one year at my small school inspired
		us teachers. Their adaptability
		amazed me. It was clear they most...

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Categories: education, inspiration,

Premium Member Because of You
I used to be naive, I used to trust
but then that trust just crumbled into dust
the world at large is so unkind, it's true
there is...

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Categories: meaningful, truth,

Premium Member The Catacombs of Paris
    THE CATACOMBS OF PARIS
Their skeletoned remains, in disarray,
are numbered more than any count can say
and from their numbers, Paris grew
to be...

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© Vee Bdosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: history, paris,

I am not free
I am tough like Huey,
I dream like Martin,
I see like Malcolm,
I stand like Rosa,
I am educated like Booker,
I am the stature of Fredrick,
I am the...

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Categories: africa, america, black african

Premium Member The Wall
The Wall


A near three thousand names called out that day;
now fifteen years, they've solemnized the date
so labeled 'Nine-Eleven', to now stay
within our memories as tragic...

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Categories: bereavement, sorrow, tribute,

Premium Member I Loved You Once
I loved you once like sun rays love the earth
Like drenching rain that brings with it new birth
I loved you once like waves that reach...

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Categories: lost love, love hurts,

Premium Member Stream of Memories
Oh tell me where they are, the ones I miss
The ones I long to touch with ardent kiss
Where are the ones my heart is longing...

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Categories: missing you,

Premium Member Winter Olympics 1994
The nineteen-ninety-four Olympic games
were held in Norway that specific year;
the thing that I remember, shame of shames...
two women athletes made the news...oh, dear.

Named Tonya Harding,...

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Categories: horror, sports, winter,

Genghis Khan
Ride, ride, ride thou figure from the East
In thy curse hath many a mother wept
On thy brow the furrows of distant steppes
Yield unto a steely...

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Categories: adventure, education, history, writing,

Forest of Song
A candle is lit in the forest of song,
Where the witches come out in the glen;
And the nightingales dance,
As if in a trance,
All watched by...

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Categories: earth, imagination, tree,

Premium Member Famous Last Line
I hate it that you don't like what I write
You'd think at least one time I'd get it right
I get first place with others, never...

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Categories: community, conflict, funny,

Premium Member SWASTIKA
        SWASTIKA
What danger's now beneath our very eyes
born of forgetfullness? 0! Time it flies!
and before long, lays to...

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© Vee Bdosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: evil, history, humanity,

Premium Member Mythology - The Gods Must Be Crazy
Gods of mythology from long ago,
commanded humans act within their law
or else there might be punishment, and so
man worshiped, followed, never to withdraw.

These gods ruled...

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Categories: anger, god, mythology, universe,