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Viet Nam Poems - Poems about Viet Nam

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Premium Member Illusion that War Could Not Touch Us
...flash peace signs in the cosmos Woodstock knocks around in our dendrite highways We are determined to drowned out the Viet Nam War Grayscale news is nightly sharing things that rock our world We wear rounded rose-colored, or tiny squa......Read More
Categories: viet nam, nostalgia,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member We Took the Bridge
...sons to face the task To strongly covet the patriot's mask We taught them how to raze and bomb And sent them off to Viet Nam. Now we wonder, but we trust Their cause, as ours, is just as just We want our sons to know this part: Wa......Read More
Categories: viet nam, patriotic, war, world war
Form: Ballad
Where does racist hate originate
...Our leaders who are Caucasians On some previous occasions Would A-bomb Japan And Viet Nam hides tan But hate all bias against Asians Author's comment: Hate crime is always bad. Here's an i......Read More
Categories: viet nam, hate, history,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Letter From His Girl
...dress Young G.I. leans back and smiles, remembering his carefree life before he ended up in this coconut forest in Viet Nam ......Read More
Categories: viet nam, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Coming Back Home
...as a place you have been for a whole year. Gallantry you can put aside today, and be a little boy again. Being in Viet Nam has given you an enormous look at war Appreciation for the parents you never appreciated before Challenge i......Read More
Categories: viet nam, war,
Form: Acrostic



Premium Member Ruler Over Rulers
...What caused them to not be reelected? D-John Kennedy-assassination D-Lyndon Johnson-Viet Nam R-Richard Nixon-Watergate R-Gerald Ford****: Nixon's Problems D-Jimmy Carter-Iran and Energy R-George Bush ......Read More
Categories: viet nam, america,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member The Sixties
...enough for Woodstock, but wanted to go. Hip hugger bell bottoms with navels peeking were the rage. Boys were sent to Viet Nam, with high hopes, a surprising page. We thought they would be back in seconds, not understanding at all. We......Read More
Categories: viet nam, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Happy 69th Birthday Titus
...ever in love with a girl named Sue or Ruth? Do you remember things like being the bomb? Do you recall a swamp called Viet Nam? Sixty-nine and you are simply on fire! If I stated anything else I would be a liar. A poet in heart, and mi......Read More
Categories: viet nam, age,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Please Do Better Please Fix This World
...world. We were the hippies, the beatniks, the lovers, the peacemakers But we were also the ones sent to a swamp in Viet Nam, Fodder, who were not supposed to get back, We lived through assassinations of great men, We saw JFK get sh......Read More
Categories: viet nam, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Relinquish Those Jobs
...l hold onto jobs we need The eighteen year olds of your time were sent as fodder to die in rice paddies and swamps in Viet Nam. Sure. But we are dying here, as you parade around in your pearls. With your stocks and bonds, and fourteen......Read More
Categories: viet nam, america, jobs, usa,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member He Fell In Love with Her at Thirteen
...azel eyes held him spellbound within seconds. He fell in love with her when he was thirteen. Throughout his tour of Viet Nam, he thought of her. Those hazel eyes pranced in his dreams. She sent him a blue ribbon from her hair When th......Read More
Categories: viet nam, love, war,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Great Grandmother Visits
...r is here, our housemate Vera said. Her great grandmother had been a knowledgeable nurse. She had worked during the Viet Nam War, overseas. For years after her return, men wrote her letters of thanks. Why do you think that? We asked. ......Read More
Categories: viet nam, feelings, spiritual,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Sixty Eight You Are Kidding
...k. Sixty-eight. You’re kidding! At the most I am twenty-two or twenty-five. I lived through assassinations, bombings, Viet Nam. It’s amazing I’m alive! ......Read More
Categories: viet nam, age,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Seventies Memories
...Our tribute to the eighteen year old boys who were sent to Viet Nam Was to be chill, chillin, and chillax’in as a tribute to those soon gone. We were groov’n, and groovy, beatni......Read More
Categories: viet nam, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Stand for the Flag
...the flag It puts a lump in my throat I stand to show respect to show love I stand for the flag It represents the Viet Nam War for me And the Gulf War when my daughter enlisted I stand for the flag Because to me it represents tho......Read More
Categories: viet nam, patriotic,
Form: Free verse

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