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Iraq Poems - Poems about Iraq

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Premium Member The Bartender - on PTSD victims - BOTH Audio and Text
...?” “Yes, I have,” the old guy answered…“that’s the boy from Wilton. He’s the one that just returned from serving in Iraq! PS: I've now got 4 new Audio-CDs - @ 4 1/2 hours each = (62 diversely varied pieces). They’re li......Read More
Categories: iraq, pain, sad, war,
Form: Verse



Premium Member ENOCH
...robably around 9,000 B.C. The name "Sumer" meant 'Land Of The Watchers' so Enoch probably lived in the area that is now Iraq. The book was lost for over 2,000 years with many ancient sources referring to it and even quoting parts of it but ......Read More
Categories: iraq, history,
Form: Free verse
democracy for everyone
...laws, didn´t want a war in the middle east he sent many soldiers´ home. The new President Joe Biden sent them back to Iraq he has an issue with Syria. There was a revolt many years ago that with the help of the CIA developed to a civi......Read More
Categories: iraq, anger, betrayal,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Paul's Last Letter -- BOTH Audio and Text
... “Dear Mom,” was how it started, like so many I’d received from Paul while he was stationed in Iraq. But this one was the letter that he’d sent to break the news that, as it were, he’d soon be coming back. A pi......Read More
Categories: iraq, military, war,
Form: Verse
Good news came my way today February 21 2021 courtesy late father
...ike invisible fetters tellingly generate principal abuzz with interest initiate tingling goosebumps think back, when Iraq invaded Kuwait. Whatever portion remains after bank receives their due, inherited windfall (lemme please me ea......Read More
Categories: iraq, absence, appreciation, celebration, dad,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member The Human Toll
...some unknowingly drank poisoned water, living on the U.S. Camp Lejeune base, some breathed in toxic burn pits air in Iraq and Afghanistan, sickened and died, not from the enemy, but from the guilty U.S. government, I sit in the darkne......Read More
Categories: iraq, america, death, military, sick,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member It Was a Good Morning Until
...is wife, with his crutches - to the floor fell. My cousin screamed, "Run for your life!" He thought he was back in Iraq, for PST syndrome he had. Poor Grandpa he tried to attack. I swear I saw blood. It was BAD! Feb. 15, 2021 fo......Read More
Categories: iraq, humor,
Form: Rhyme
AHMED HOPES
... Sound of bullets are part of daily life Feel so upset for Ahmed and his wife Both are fifty and live in Baghdad, Iraq Their home is considered a derelict shack Ahmed hopes one day that peace will arrive Takes shelter daily jus......Read More
Categories: iraq, anger, angst, city,
Form: Rhyme
Falluja
...te, women, didn´t have to wear a burka and could go to university That ended to when the Islamite took power, today Iraq is a totally corrupt state; it has free election and democracy. ......Read More
Categories: iraq, arabic, break up, corruption,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Home
...u.s. soldier, home, comes.....stray dog buddy from iraq, hallowed friendship......Read More
Categories: iraq, america, devotion, dog, friendship,
Form: Monoku
the essential
...p to open up the pavement cafes. There is so much need, like in Yemen, the nice actor has been telling us about, and Iraq it has an enormous camp of the offspring and the wives of what the ISIS, left behind to starve. No country wan......Read More
Categories: iraq, appreciation, betrayal, career,
Form: Blank verse
Deep within throes of writers block cerebral cortex feels frozen to the core
...mind before thoroughgoing count did ignore discarded ballots scattered all across the floor which outcome incurred Iraq war insinuating weapons of mass destruction the gung ho forty third president forswore existed but quite a few ......Read More
Categories: iraq, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member TheThing Never Said
...to Cambodia the very same week President Nixon here announced we were not in Cambodia. Our son Sean did two tours in Iraq wrenching and despicable were the airport waiting areas to see him off with his gear all light brown to disappear a......Read More
Categories: iraq, christian, fear, may, political,
Form: Prose
A Bully
... A bully is a criminal caught red-handed in Japan,* Vietnam,† Afghanistan, Iraq; a culprit or a marked man Who entitles only himself to missiles, putting a ban On possessing them by others; and......Read More
Categories: iraq, america,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Nineteen Years Ago
...world forever changed that day. What was that terror for? No country to go fight against. No place to fight a war. Iraq seemed like a likely place, to go and fight the fall. Bad intel, said mass destruction, could be found there after......Read More
Categories: iraq, america, bereavement, conflict, history,
Form: Couplet

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