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Tribute Poems | Examples of Tribute Poetry

Tribute Poems - Examples of all types of tribute poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for tribute.
Sassanid Sun reborn as the Divine Khan Part 2
He awoke as Bögü Qaghan, Khan of the Uyghurs, Great East Wise Prince He heard the words “Visit the seven petal lotus of times since And breathe in that lotus flower’s scent, by the holy...Read the rest...
Categories: tribute, conflict, light, religion, religious,
Form: Musaddas

always to be whole Darren White
first may this day find you all well and safe I am sorry that I have not responded to reviews I know I am late once again for those who know me I don't forget and I will try...Read the rest...
Categories: dedication, tribute,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member EARTH
"Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts.” Rachel Carson Some thoughts of Earth as just routine, exist; for it's the only...Read the rest...
Categories: appreciation, earth, tribute,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member Birds Will Sing
We all follow our destiny A poet will write, what is right for thee Whether chatterbox or Silent One On our marks we are set And follow fore ordained scripts Since times beginning, begun All birds shall take wing Compelled to...Read the rest...
Categories: tribute, bird, flying, june, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Short hair equal a boy avant-garde unconventional sensual, she became a political woman!...Read the rest...
Categories: allusion, tribute, woman,
Form: Free verse

Eighty Years On
Back on the beaches of Normandy The old men are assembled there On walking sticks or Zimmer frames Some confined to their wheelchair, This diminishing band of heroes, Survivors from eighty years before Who by ship, parachute and glider Were...Read the rest...
Categories: conflict, history, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member He Bought The Farm
Even during the least happy times in our lives It is never so unhappy that we should ever lose hope Whoever said, “Tomorrow is another day” Had the secret to a happy life Another is, “Don't sweat the...Read the rest...
Categories: tribute,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member She is a Celebrity and a Delight
She is a Celebrity and a Delight Today I went to the retirement office. Bozo One was helping someone. Bozo Two was playing video games. A woman came in from a door and said to me “I know you,...Read the rest...
Categories: tribute,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Blue Jeans Everywhere
Blue jeans surround me blue jeans all around me Blue jeans everywhere I look blue jeans in every store and shuk *...Read the rest...
Categories: tribute, clothes, fashion, history, international,
Form: Rhyme
Sara Etgen Baker
in my observance, big Sara Etgen-Baker nice keen poetess...Read the rest...
Categories: tribute,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member RIP Erich Anderson And Rob Dier
Woodsman on a prowl Sneaking around like an owl Noticing innocents getting a fright Watchman you are a good knight Defending partiers in a plight Battling a monster in a murderous fight Erich you guarded them...Read the rest...
Categories: tribute, angel, bereavement, eulogy, friendship
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member If Only
I, if I could hug all that I love a shield to keep death at bay please my brother I beg the Gods, do not fade away ...Read the rest...
Categories: tribute, health, inspirational love, journey,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member You Are Always On My Mind
My dearest Mom, now fifty-two years gone- although to me, it seems like yesterday. You were too young to leave this Earth at dawn that dark, regretful, cold September day. I feel your presence more than I can say because...Read the rest...
Categories: tribute, loss, missing you, mother,
Form: Dizain
Premium Member Pets Worship You
Pets are awesome love with no conditions when truly loved in return Love you as you are looking in your eyes Pets are awesome Stroked and cuddled feel secure in your warmth love with no conditions Pets worship you in a special bond when truly loved...Read the rest...
Categories: inspirational, love, pets, tribute,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Emilia J
I knew Billie and Bobbi and boy, were they fun, At the end of the day when my work was all done, And Miss Sally Sue Treet was a challenge to beat, For the bakery that closed at...Read the rest...
Categories: tribute, appreciation, celebration, cheer up,
Form: Rhyme

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Definition | What is Tribute in Poetry?

Book: Reflection on the Important Things