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Vietnam Poems - Poems about Vietnam

Vietnam Poems - Examples of all types of poems about vietnam 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 vietnam.
Sterling Tears
...Birth of a nation birth of a child Celebration tears from soldier proud He can be her she can be the All tears of love in the infantry My cousin fought in Vietnam His name is as hard as his jo......Read More
Categories: vietnam, america, angst, appreciation, black
Form: Rhyme

Missed the Wars
... I missed Korea and Vietnam, growing up too slow for the harvest. Of the survivors, many seemed numbed, as if Nurse Ratched had broken their minds with a hatchet. Out of Iraq and Afghani......Read More
Categories: vietnam, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Homecoming
... It was in late October in the year nineteen seventy three That the war in South Vietnam was finally over for me I boarded the seven o seven and couldn't wait to get going A non military plan......Read More
Categories: vietnam, america, father, home, mother,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Our Wedding in 1971
...Ending in a flouncy ruffle, I married in a brown crushed velvet dress This was 1971. Only six people were there, maybe one less. My groom was nervous, I had sweet talked him into eloping with me. ......Read More
Categories: vietnam, wedding,
Form: Prose
Nationalism, Russia, Jingoism - Part 999
...I If your national and ethnic loyalties cannot understand other views of YOU, how are u better than Putin & his supporters? Study ethnoi, ethnicity, nationalism ... And European wars (numerous) e......Read More
Categories: vietnam, africa, america, confusion, philosophy,
Form: Free verse

In The Face Of Danger
...Today is May the 30th and it's Memorial Day. Americans are paying tribute to those who fought and died for the USA. 116,516 American soldiers died during World War I. They died while fighting the ......Read More
Categories: vietnam, america, death,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member In Remembrance 2
... We split the cost to dig a well in a small community in Uganda, Africa. We did this in or about 2006, more than 35 years after his service in Vietnam. My friend, George, fought gallantly in the wa......Read More
Categories: vietnam, america, friend, war,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Same Crowd Today
...That Crowd when soldiers returned home from Vietnam aka That Crowd from Yesterday: “Shame on all of you who enlisted in the war; you kill innocent babies, who cares if they had a machine gun pointed......Read More
Categories: vietnam, truth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Orange Agents
... Me, me, me. How about me? i cOuLd sTaNd iN ThE MiDdLe oF 5tH AvEnUe aNd sHoOt sOmEbOdY AnD I WoUlDn’t lOsE VoTeRs Agent of the "tactical use" Rainbow Herbicides...use......Read More
Categories: vietnam, dark, political, society, surreal,
Form: Free verse
Hoss Died Half A Century Ago
...He's a deceased actor who still has plenty of fans, including me. Dan Blocker died fifty years ago today at the age of forty-three. He and his family moved to Switzerland because he was against the......Read More
Categories: vietnam, anniversary, death, dedication,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ode To A Female Folk Icon
... Joan Chandos Baez is an American singer Eighteen years old—first of the later date protest folk singers Famous before Bob Dylan! Songwriter, musici......Read More
Categories: vietnam, appreciation, celebrity,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Winged Warrior
...Winged Warrior With his hand over his faded heartbeat Tuskegee airman, Ohio’s son, Takes off in a flight plan for eternal terminals This living aviator legend – Whose heart looked up to soar o......Read More
Categories: vietnam, tribute,
Form: Free verse
Geopolitical News
...Rarely do I find myself aligning with the United Nations! Especially when it wants to censor the sovereign free democratic nation of Israel! For legally defending itself and its boarders against host......Read More
Categories: vietnam, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Where Have All the Flowers Gone
...The Vietnam War came immediately into my mind And how sad it was, because so many young men died They were innocent, many between eighteen and twenty The rest of us lost our innocence too as they ......Read More
Categories: vietnam, music,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Truth
...Questions of truth, alas become moot-- O'er angry voices, truth seldom heard Like branches strayed from their mother root We've strayed then planted another word, ch......Read More
Categories: vietnam, anger, angst, death, hate,
Form: Dizain

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