War Iambic Pentameter Poems
These War Iambic Pentameter poems are examples of Iambic Pentameter poems about War. These are the best examples of Iambic Pentameter War poems written by international poets.
There Stood a Great White Horse
I looked, behold, there stood a great white horse;
Its rider had a lethal, silent bow.
And on his head, a crown, rough-hewn and coarse,
And there he...
Now Jericho, besieged by Israel
Now Jericho, besieged by Israel,
Had shut its doors, and none went in or out.
The LORD told Joshua, “If you’ll believe,
We’re going to bring these walls...
The Autumn Leaves
autumn, cry, earth, nature,
The Autumn Leaves fell down and down to Earth,
to feel the gentle touch of our Mother;
The Time, it ticked away,"Seconds" it snatched,
went devastating Life's much...
children, father, mother, poverty,
I summon Genie from Aladdin's lamp
Requesting he fulfill his wishes three -
I think of children (eyes becoming damp),
Wish 1: please Genie, end their poverty.
average Joe Schmo
grief, life, metaphor, moving
there is average Joe Schmo
who seeks no more to know
than he exists
and he goes with the flow of the show
others tell him there’s much...
care, character, child, dark,
Little lily lost in leisure
Trying to trace her long lost treasure
Where to find and where to not
But ended up finding what she...
goodbye, love, war,
"What a cruel thing is war: to separate and destroy families and friends, and mar the purest joys and happiness God has granted us in...
One Nine and Sixteen - The Attic
death, grandparents, memory,
Sewing machine, long idle, gathered dust
in this old attic of dear grandma's home.
So dark, a lighted candle is a...
Sad Journeyman of Death
death, family, war,
Sad Journeyman of Death
Sad journeyman of life’s unending tests
bides time in loathsome sojourn cross each dawn
respecting naught but future’s numbered breaths
a-weep upon the touch of...
Sarajevo - Under the Linden Tree
conflict, tree, war,
Sarajevo - UNDER A LINDEN TREE
The morning lights and to another day
a pirate's chest you've found but will not stay
betrayal, hate, world war
Speak softly to the tune, it plays out in the night,
and never think that Sarajevo hasn't named the song.
(William Hammer, Thomas Alva Edison's assistant,
has reached the end of his tolerance. His boss is
planning to electrocute an elephant for a publicity
If he goes...
Memories are immortal
age, grief, war, ,
We are all equal, though they say you lad
who do they think they are they're not my dad,
on battle fields we live or die the...
The Fall of Babylon
analogy, earth day, war,
THE FALL OF BAGHDAD
What rite of passage, moves one to the light,
and through the healing of all earthly ail,
Sarajevo 1995 - Another Cease Fire
abuse, hate, war,
SARAJEVO-1995 Another Cease Fire
As old as death and cold as nevermore
all set to stone, by those who've died before;