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Viet Nam Poems - Poems about Viet Nam

Viet Nam Poems - Examples of all types of poems about viet nam to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for viet nam.
Easy Chair
... So get on your soap-box And your pulpit of clay As if you yourself swam ‘Cross the Hudson Bay ‘Cause you missed Viet Nam And you slept thru Tibet Thank Allah for your conscience That won’t let us forget ......Read More
Categories: viet nam, peace, philosophy, religion, war,
Form: Political Verse

Premium Member Where Have All the Flowers Gone
...our sadness. Where have all the flowers gone to me represented our innocence. We were never innocent again after the Viet Nam War. ......Read More
Categories: viet nam, music,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Truth
...f in the most absurd. In times of war, truth begs to be seen, yet trampled, however one may lean-- Torn in Viet Nam, Afghanistan, Six O'clock fact or fiction routine: fingers pointing at every man. Why is truth k......Read More
Categories: viet nam, anger, angst, death, hate,
Form: Dizain
Premium Member We were Idealists in 1969
...of those who had not been drafted It was 1969, and we were in our youth, full of confidence. Emotions ran high; the Viet Nam grayscales were ruining our news. We decided to buck the old ways, and begin anew, accepting everyone We did ......Read More
Categories: viet nam, nostalgia,
Form: Verse
A Golden Age
... A camelot on the horizon, ending a Viet Nam war, fallen walls and Soviet Union collapse, while the people dreamed on, in the midst of food shortages, star......Read More
Categories: viet nam, angst, anxiety,
Form: Blank verse

Premium Member Angel in Rags, Viet Nam Story of war. The evil that war is, the gut wrenching terror. The life of a homeless child on the streets of a city in Viet Nam. Medals? While they give them out, give one to the children that survive the deadly streets, where misfits ......Read More
Categories: viet nam, angst, children, war,
Form: Prose
Premium Member A Poem - Viet Nam
...A Poem [ Viet Nam] By Patrick Kelly The last minutes of evening yields to a black moonles......Read More
Categories: viet nam, war,
Form: Prose
Premium Member The Wall
...eld each other up and then became as one, they leaned on their brothers, Go-To-Hell Hat and their gun. In the land of Viet Nam 58,000 would fall, their brothers never forgot and placed them on the wall. And for the ones that came back h......Read More
Categories: viet nam, memorial, military,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Heartbeat of America
...Red white and blue – unity a sense of pride The flag brings Viet Nam into my mind I wish we would have been more supportive To the young men and women who served We can rectif......Read More
Categories: viet nam, america, patriotic, usa,
Form: Verse
...ive together happily in blissful harmony, as do scented, peaceful carnations. This was during the most contentious Viet Nam War! I was wearing a leather peace symbol, which made you massively irritated and sore. You warned me,aft......Read More
Categories: viet nam, encouraging, engagement, feelings,
Form: Rhyme
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 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

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