History Retirement Poems

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


Premium MemberOur EarthCafe CoOp by Gerald Dillenbeck
In one sense,
the Cafe CoOp
started as my therapeutic retirement dream.

But,
in quite another
the CoOp goes back to when I was eight,
and I thought,
assumed really,
everyone indulged in...

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Categories: retirement, business, education, games, health,

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Ft Myers by Patrice Trice Jackson
Rare hidden gem in Florida
Home to Thomas Edison,
Harvey Firestone; Henry Ford
America hidden blessing
Golden history landmark Royal Palm Hotel
Where the rich and famous relax
Palm trees sway...

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Categories: retirement, adventure, beach, celebrity, city,

Newness in Latter Years by Gordon McConnell
A new start is always good
beginning afresh completely new
this opportunity came to me late
least expected it not having a clue

But when it came it was...

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Categories: change, life, retirement,

Retirement by David Wood
The final day done and now my Liberty Bell
No more work retirement is now for me
Others come to shake my hand to say farewell
Oh now...

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Queen Of The Rails by Jack Clark
The engine: Long and black
And sleek as she could be
She shook the earth in her approach
As her heraldry.

An atmosphere of steam and smoke
Expanding in her...

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Categories: retirement, age, america, change, history,

Morning mocks, evening wars by Abdulhafeez Oyewole
Morning mocks, evening 
wars make better strive
If must overcome heels 
in this roster
There are much beliefs in 
everlasting live.

Pieces and splits are rigid 
when alive
Devils'...

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Categories: retirement, caregiving, death, earth day,

Suffolk by Don Schaeffer

We live in a little valley
once famous for cedar trees. 
The name is no longer a label
but celebrates the past
as do most places in this...

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Categories: history, home, retirement,

Early Retirement by Natalie The Rogue Rhymer
There was this science teacher at my high school.  One of those idiots who had to kiss his boss’ ass to get ahead. ...

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Categories: retirement, satire, teacher, night, night,