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Sumer Poems - Poems about Sumer

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TRANSLATIONS OF THE OLDEST RHYMING POEMS IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE
...Translations of the Oldest English Rhyming Poems The Rhymed Poem aka The Rhyming Poem aka The Riming Poem Old Engli......Read More
Categories: sumer, england, poems, poetry, poets,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Portrait of Summer
...soaks wet and steep. come back each year after we sleep in the vale. Having banished the storms and winter hale. Sumer portraits bring the neat sheets racing back towards our feet. Blend with the syncopating sound of our heartbea......Read More
Categories: sumer, allegory, beach, celebration, holiday,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member APRIL TO THRILL ME
...pical zone, being prone to sweat in humid sticky environ, yet enjoy April, as Sumer steps in. My Birth-Month arrogant April! Abrupt g......Read More
Categories: sumer, appreciation, april,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ENOCH
...ther of Methuseleh and his book gives a unique view of the world before the flood, probably 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 2,0......Read More
Categories: sumer, history,
Form: Free verse
Mood Marketers
... they Caesar Palace dicey sell Mood marketers always swill toga do, owe so pyramid scheme well Create your con-sumer reality with jingo slogans as the purchase item guide Ad hocking violent buy-products, guaranteed to keep ......Read More
Categories: sumer, money, perspective, society, wisdom,
Form: Free verse



Epigrams V
...Epigrams Autumn Conundrum by Michael R. Burch It’s not that every leaf must finally fall, it’s just that we can......Read More
Categories: sumer, giggle, humor, humorous, irony,
Form: Epigram
Sumer is icumen in: an update for allergy sufferers
...Sumer is icumen in a modern English translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch This is an update of an old class......Read More
Categories: sumer, daffodils, flower, health, pollution,
Form: Verse
That kinda Day
...ONE I did go to 5am prayers, with flashlight, and at 4:30 Felt remorse for my faults, as ne......Read More
Categories: sumer, allusion, anxiety, bullying, city,
Form: Acrostic
The Exaltation of Inanna
...ess of the goddess Inanna, known by other names as Ishtar, Astarte, Aphrodite and Sauska. Keywords/Tags: Enheduanna, Sumer, Sumerian, Akkad, Akkadian, Saragon, Ur, High Priestess, Temple, Hymn, Hymns, Hymnist, Psalm, Psalms, Psalmist, Pr......Read More
Categories: sumer, faith, god, light, religion,
Form: Free verse
Lament to the Spirit of War
...nheduanna, who lived circa 2285-2250 BCE, is also one of the first women we know by name. Keywords/Tags: Enheduanna, Sumer, Sumerian, Akkad, Akkadian, Saragon, Ur, High Priestess, Hymn, Hymns, Hymnist, Psalm, Psalms, Psalmist, Prayer, Pr......Read More
Categories: sumer, allegory, analogy, conflict, death,
Form: Free verse
Atlantean PipeDream
...icted in prose Where nothing feels decent or good and nothing ever grows Has grown higher, perhaps, than even ancient Sumer could And his books out of print, out of font, are not printed in wood All that remains of his stories, east egg......Read More
Categories: sumer, 12th grade, 9th grade,
Form: Alliteration
Oracle of Giza
...Brain A tear for Summer, or a vision for Canticles, a wave almost Inane With countless ages past since the Dust of Sumer lent It’s hell-bound rasp of gutteral destruction spent The awful wave of gas, a riotous nuclear blast In the o......Read More
Categories: sumer, 11th grade, absence, allusion,
Form: Abecedarian
Fahr an' Ice
...u gave me water of your lips, then sealed my tomb with golden hieroglyphs. Originally published by The Lyric Sumer is icumen in a modern English translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch (this update of an ancient class......Read More
Categories: sumer, death, drink, fun, humor,
Form: Light Verse
Earth's Oldest Love Poem
...d out that the excavated site was not Nineveh, after all! Shu-Sin was a Mesopotamian king who ruled over the land of Sumer close to four thousand years ago. The poem seems to be part of a rite, performed each year, known as the “sacred m......Read More
Categories: sumer, desire, love, lust, sin,
Form: Verse
Sumer is icumen in
...Sumer is icumen in anonymous Middle English poem, circa 1260 AD loose translation by Michael R. Burch Summer is a......Read More
Categories: sumer, nature, summer,
Form: Verse

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