Get Your Premium Membership

Long Chanukah Poems

Long Chanukah Poems. Below are the most popular long Chanukah by PoetrySoup Members. You can search for long Chanukah poems by poem length and keyword.

Premium Member Chapter 49-- DAMIAN DELILAH MALLORY: The Family SEVENTEEN- VacaTion XIV
Damian Stood with the front 
Door opened and said,  "Family! 
We will be leaving in fifteen 
Minutes. Do whatever you have
To before we hit the road. Use
The bathroom whatever! 
Come on!! HAKIM!! About 7

Read More
Categories: bridal shower, business, chanukah, child, devotion, father
Form: Alliteration

Premium Member Gone - Vanished
When I was young, my father wrote poems, lovely poems, in Yiddish.
In one poem, he called me, his only son, his 'kadish'l, the one who would recite the Kaddish, the Prayer for the Deceased, for...

Read More
Categories: chanukah, death, father, grief, universe,
Form: Free verse
Christmas, Made of Awesome
Every year someone is always expressing
that Christmas is imperialist, and oppressing
people not of the Christian faith,
That it’s unfairly taken Soltice’s place,
that the historical Jesus was not born
in the last months per Holiday norms,
say ‘Merry Christmas,’...

Read More
Categories: chanukah, celebration, christmas, family, holiday, joy, seasons, uplifting,
Form: Rhyme
Hanukkah Chanukah
Is it Hanukkah 
Or Chanukah 
Both are correct
It depends if you use the Latin or Hebrew dialect 

Regardless of what you say
The meaning is the same both here and far away 
It is an eight...

Read More
© JA Angelo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: chanukah, december, faith, holiday, jesus, jewish, religion,
Form: Rhyme
Blue Headroom Dynamite
Like ‘Nevermore’ sketched into water by Salvador Dali
Quickly running a message up a high mast in Mali
Or Michaelangelo his genius wild, cutting a lady less forlorn
With a savior already finished with work and free from...

Read More
Categories: 5th grade, allegory, anti bullying, blessing, chanukah,
Form: Curtal Sonnet

'Twas the Night
‘Twas the night before Christmas and I didn’t care;
I had dozens of latkes I had to prepare.
The menorah was ready, with candles to light,
Waiting there by the window, a wonderful sight.

The presents were wrapped and...

Read More
Categories: chanukah,
Form: Rhyme
it is time for that happy holiday thang again
Regardless of how you paint the reason for the season
(or ignore it), I hereby invite you to join me in a call for/wish for/thought for/prayer for/(insert your word here:  ____ for) 

Peace on Earth...

Read More
Categories: chanukah, christmas, holiday, seasons,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member A Poem Scribed By A Buccaneer From Barry University
In St. Pete 
Where there is heat 
They will compete 
In a game that may not be so sweet 

You see there are these knights 
Who must fend off the herd and all their fights,...

Read More
Categories: appreciation, chanukah, christmas, football, perspective, sports, teacher,
Form: Rhyme
I can be your enemy or I can be your friend
Travels make the mind wise
Wise enough to know
Everywhere you go is change
That comes either fast or slow
The Sun can be an enemy
Or the sun can be a friend
Weather it is in the desert
Or in the...

Read More
Categories: blessing, chanukah, extended metaphor, religion,
Form: Free verse
A Holiday Poem
A Holiday Poem

Mom and I went shopping at the mall
When we got there I saw a tree standing so tall.
I couldn’t believe all the decorations and lights
Decorations and lights that were oh so bright.

A few...

Read More
Categories: chanukah, christmas, holiday,
Form: Prose Poetry
Yule tide pageant merry go round second spin
such heretics pitched headlong 
into fiendish frothing furnace
forcing obeisance toward primitive popular 
identified, honored, glorified father figure
expressing devotion re: 
decking the halls of the mountain king,

whence boughs of Juniper sprigs contriving wreaths
sanctifying twisted brambles via...

Read More
Categories: allegory, america, anniversary, candy, celebration, chanukah, christmas,
Form: Elegy
The Bajillion Dollar Business Of Christmas circa December 2019
Despite being atheist, 
with serpent teen eyes,
I would nonetheless bet 
Eve fen number guys
named Adam, or gals noel lies
(christened) dollars to donuts
(Dunkin and/or otherwise)
Jesus would be mighty pleased
to know, his surname
linkedin with commercial ties,

no matter,...

Read More
Categories: chanukah, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, appreciation,
Form: Free verse
Food Glorious Food first helping
Connoisseur Of Ethnic Cuisine

Theme seems apropos during Holiday FancyFeasts despite the plethora of – in my opinion witching hunting - reputable male personalities suddenly accused of sexual harassment after substantial time. Yes granted so the...

Read More
Categories: angel, chanukah, image, jewish, journey, sweet, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
Stark realization, I harbor sacrilegious objection
Stark realization, I harbor sacrilegious objection...

Against merry christmas premature blowout,
(or otherwise) ejaculation galore burnout,
hence I feel like the odd man out
neither yours truly, nor the missus
spends money and/or
time at checkout

avoid madding crowds like the plague

Read More
Categories: chanukah, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Free verse
Premium Member For All I Have Failed to Be
You might not remember; it was so long ago.
Our memories devise tricks to flush away pain.
But I walk here in the alleys of remorse
During the darkening final days of the year.

I seek to atone for...

Read More
Categories: allegory, chanukah, christmas, december, forgiveness, hope, joy,
Form: Didactic
Pope Frances
Pope Frances 

It is a warm sunny day in Lisbon, the pope sits atop of 
Mercedes Jeep, he looks like an easy target for assassins
Men in black suits and open jackets hurry alongside the jeep

Read More
© jan hansen  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: best friend, chanukah, dance,
Form: Blank verse

A candle can represent a particular occasion,
It may reflect emotions, whether you’re happy or blue,
Besides symbolizing how you feel,
They can be quite practical too.

Candles are not just a lump of wax,
Some can be a work...

Read More
Categories: chanukah, emotions, inspiration, visionary, , memorial,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Spirits Enticed By Holiday Sights
Nestled cozily and sweet in a valley filled with holiday snow,
I am thrilled and delighted to watch the twinkling of the pretty lights.
Other people are lamenting places they cannot now go.
Excited about the beauty of...

Read More
Categories: chanukah, christmas, holiday,
Form: Kyrielle
Premium Member What's Under The Tree Should Be From Austin Macauley
There they go down the street 
Even before they had anything to eat
During this tradition that has no admission 
People have a wide-eyed appeal
 Since this party is truly the real deal 
When marchers march,...

Read More
Categories: boxing day , celebration, chanukah, cheer up, christmas,
Form: Rhyme
There's a beauty in the twilight
that often goes unseen
we're taught its all black and white
but there's a rainbow in between

in fact when you look at it
the light and dark that claims is all
really is so...

Read More
Categories: allusion, analogy, change, chanukah, creation, earth, rainbow,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cyrus

President of the country, 
not like any that came before. 
Or... Like any that will follow. 
Standing in the gap between the flood, 
and the waters of eternity, 
threatening to consume the weak, 
kill the...

Read More
© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: allah, america, atheist, chanukah, islamic, jesus, jewish,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member My Identical Twin and I
We grew up listening to the same conversations
We were introduced to the same ideas, and ideals
Our background was absolute and firm. Christianity is the only way
Daddy did not agree, but Mom ruled us twins and...

Read More
Categories: chanukah, sister,
Form: Prose Poetry
... then again I'm almost 24
but i wish i could be 8 again, Kobe
Ignorance isn't bliss, it's a door
of perception, shoutout to Huxley 
Bliss is knowledge & knowledge is power
& that's an insurmountable tower
but all...

Read More
Categories: age, allusion, anxiety, chanukah, confusion, death,
Form: Rhyme
8 Days of Chanukah
On the first day of Chanukah 
my true love sent to me 
A Zionist in a pear tree
On the second of Chanukah 
y true love sent to me 
Two free- marketers 
and a Zionist in...

Read More
Categories: chanukah, holiday, day, me, day, love, me,
Form: List
Blooma Yehudis, Fruma Truths
Blooma Yehudis, Fruma Truths
A verse to nurse Barbara's 72nd
"Zos Channukah", warm memories of lights,
Shared stories, & hopefully Chaim's "Maor Tzur",
Stayed tenor, forgive my lapses of soprano heights,
Together, we & gymnast flames soar,
Contemplate, mindfully weigh gold...

Read More
Categories: chanukah, birthday, celebration, for her, jewish,
Form: Rhyme