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Refugee Poems - Poems about Refugee

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Premium Member Tuan Tata: Song of Uda - Parts One and Two
...e anthropologist lay writhing in pain until he expired. The Swedish Embassy in Paris refused to grant me asylum as a refugee in Sweden despite being asked by Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir and André Gorz. When on a State Visit to ......Read More
Categories: refugee, death, murder, tiger, wife,
Form: Dramatic Verse



Premium Member Two in Need of Salvation
...ity as half my table causes, in the arena, an arm-length of goose bumps. Those in white suddenly come in to capture a refugee of mental institution, a threat to society who escaped, and he sits right in front of me, it was six to one; y......Read More
Categories: refugee, fun, funny, humor, humorous,
Form: Free verse
My Tears Make You Happy
...I love you Why do you blame me when I talk to you I follow you as the night does the daytime I miss you, like a refugee does his lovely clime! I don't wish you to wipe my tears away I just want you not to go so far away! I......Read More
Categories: refugee, love,
Form: Rhyme
A Distant Cry
...ived, for better lives, more opportunities understanding, compassion without impunities to be free, no longer a refugee.......Read More
Categories: refugee, allegory,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Born to Woe
...ith the knowledge that cancer grows inside their bodies or courses mercilessly through blood or bone. Across the world, refugee children weep from hunger. Oh, the many people born to woe while others live with mirth upon this earth. I wonde......Read More
Categories: refugee, pain,
Form: Haibun



Premium Member cup
...Lying on the floor. Shards thrown out of context As are we. Broken souls From out a shattered God. Each shard, a refugee. You and me. Metaphors attached to all The brokenness we own. Cups of purpose Seeking our fulfillment.......Read More
Categories: refugee, drink, god, imagination,
Form: Free verse
Medieval Poems III
...ve known wrenching dawn-griefs, dark mournings ... oh where, where can he be? Then I, too, left—a lonely, lordless refugee, full of unaccountable desires! But the man's kinsmen schemed secretly to estrange us, divide us, keep us apa......Read More
Categories: refugee, england, grief, poems, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Week That Was II
...utin know that Biden is doing a much better job of dividing America than they could ever do. Cringe No 2: We saw the refugee crisis on the southern border quickly escalate into a farce. It's turned from a wave into a tsunami. Border prot......Read More
Categories: refugee, america,
Form: Prose
Blind girl praying in a refugee camp
...Your face of light and graces Pushes the darkness To remote places The eye is tinged with happiness By sensing meta......Read More
Categories: refugee, hope, prayer, society,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Refugee Poetry Austria
...are running for sure, Children were drowned in the sea, Do not take rubber boats we plea, Keep away from Refugee smugglers, They are very dangerous liars. We have packed welcome parcels today Which will be give......Read More
Categories: refugee, humanity, life, war,
Form: Rhyme
Coming back home
...d land K-ids and families separated H-omeless and hungry O-verthrown from our M-otherland E-mbattled , this is my refugee story Written for : Coming back home poetry contest Sponsor:John Hamilton......Read More
Categories: refugee, emotions, family, fate, feelings,
Form: Acrostic
Success at last
... Who knew that soon it will disappear. The dawn chorus soon turned; My beautiful place was burned. Sitting in the refugee camp And looking at the burning lamp, Wondering where is my sire' s lap; Where I used to sit with crowned cap......Read More
Categories: refugee, success,
Form: Free verse
THE JOURNEY OF A REFUGEE
...THE JOURNEY OF A REFUGEE Running from an economy full of hate hunger will place him behind bars unless he relocates war and crisis l......Read More
Categories: refugee, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I'm Patient with Kimmy
...them to cope)! Brian Johnston 19th of December in 2020 Poet’s Notes: (1) Kimmy, one true love of my life, is a refugee of the ‘War in Vietnam’ and cast her first vote ever for Trump! Bless her heart! Democratic promises to help the......Read More
Categories: refugee, america, loss, love,
Form: Rhyme
your city
...ns to consume it. your city runs away from me, forgetting that i am the immigrant it seeks to get rid of, it is a refugee hiding in my bedsheets, spilling out its corrupt secrets, making room for bullet holes in its chest pocket. ......Read More
Categories: refugee, allusion, art, atheist, extended
Form: Free verse

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