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History Narrative Poems

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


Premium MemberThe Curse of the Dead Sea by Gary Bateman
The Curse of the Dead Sea

Dark ghosts traveling through the chilled air mist
where rare rough rivers, eddied and revolved, in
twists around into a violent, furious...

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Categories: allegory, death, emotions, evil,

Right Hand Man by Freddie Robinson Jr.

Coulda been
the Hand of the Lying King,
if I didn’t tell the truth so much

Coulda been
Caesar’s right hand man,
if I was kill willing 
to have a...

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Categories: allusion, history, power, truth,



Premium MemberA Most Courageous American President for the Ages by Gary Bateman
A Most Courageous American President for the Ages

I thought it would be most appropriate for me to take a moment to
share some of my reflections...

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Categories: america, celebration, character, inspiration,

Premium MemberIreland - a divided island part three by Ian Love
  kaisers, kings and emperors fight for territory
  dispensable bodies left in the ground on foreign soil, unreturned
  militarisation of memory, and...

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Categories: community, history, ireland, time,

Premium MemberIreland - a divided island part two by Ian Love
  chieftains trade their loyalty behind the clouds
  like the high mountain king Carrantouhil commanding his Macgillycuddy Reeks
  men of begotten rank,...

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Categories: community, history, ireland, time,

Premium MemberIreland - a divided island part one by Ian Love
  born under the sea, an irresistible force
  two bodies reluctantly embrace, shunting, shifting, tectonic drifting
  alongside the southern Iapetus Ocean
 ...

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Categories: community, history, ireland, time,

Don't ask me about my education by Ibohal Kshetrimayum
From time to time, people ask me
About my education.
Only then, I remember
I have no degrees or diplomas.
I attended no university either.
I hated textbooks and exams.
I...

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Categories: angel, anger, angst, anniversary,

Mad Anthony's Masterstroke, Part II by David Welch
The British traded with Major Murfree,
a galling fire the redcoats did see,
while Wayne waded through the deep swampland,
at the front a corps of axemen did...

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Categories: narrative, america, conflict, courage, hero,

Mad Anthony's Masterstroke, Part I by David Welch
In May of seventeen seventy-nine
Henry Clinton was having a hard time,
so tired of the rebels still fighting,
had to somehow get Gorge Washington
out of the looming...

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Categories: narrative, america, conflict, courage, hero,

Senior Citizens by Julius Lawrence
Why are our Senior Citizens so neglected these days? Is it because they don't care, or is it they don't believe they will be senior...

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Categories: age, birth, black african

Mariah of Magdala by Beryl O. Adhiambo
Part IV: FORGIVENESS

“Rabii! Rabii! Rabii!
What suppose you of this woman?
Caught in the act of sin
Our society out cast such
She must be thrashed to the non-living
So...

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Categories: blessing, character, conflict, endurance,

THE NOSTALGIC VIBE by Aishwarya vr
scents of the old pine and hazelwood sail through the damp air,
the old teak never ceases to astound a visitor.
Gargantuan its tall spread wings engulfing...

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Categories: history, imagery, repetition,

A MOMENT OF PEACE meditation by Pixie Dust

TURN THE PAGES OF YOUR HISTORY AND FIND THE PAGES OF YOUR SOUL 
THE ONES THAT CONTAIN THE MYSTERY OF YOUR BREATH'S INTAKE (B)
BEND WITH...

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Categories: assonance,

Premium MemberMy Brush With An Icon by Jack Ellison
Jackie Robinson and I go way way back
To the spring of nineteen forty-six
A Montreal ballpark on an April afternoon
The day the world was transfixed

The color...

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Categories: memory,

Premium MemberDudleys Letter Part 7 by Maurice Rigoler
Part 7

I trust the Lord will make good speed of this,
and in His mercy guide and sustain us 
in this righteous endeavor. As it was...

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Categories: bible, history, religion,

Premium MemberDudleys Letter Part 6 by Maurice Rigoler
Part 6

For women are not of that strength of mind 
as men be, and cannot carry the burdens 
suited only to men. Her error, then,...

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Categories: bible, history, religion,

Premium MemberDudleys Letter Part 5 by Maurice Rigoler
Part 5

But what, then, if she refuse that reformation 
of the heart, what hope doth she have? Is she 
not condemned by the very Spirit...

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Categories: bible, history, religion,

Premium MemberDudleys Letter Part 4 by Maurice Rigoler
Part 4

If now these errors be not enough, 
she claims to prophesy, nay, more than that, 
she claims to know them that are of the...

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Categories: bible, history, religion,

Premium MemberDudleys LetterPart 3 by Maurice Rigoler
Part 3

She is most obstinate in her opinions 
with a pertinacity that overwhelms 
and confounds the reasonable man. And
she is as bold and arrogant in...

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Categories: bible, history, religion,

Premium MemberDudleys Letter Part 2 by Maurice Rigoler
Part 2

We must be prudent and proceed, for she 
hath a head that doth excel in knowledge 
of Holy Writ, equal to, if not greater...

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Categories: bible, history, religion,