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Children War Poems

These Children War poems are examples of War poems about Children. These are the best examples of War Children poems written by international poets.

The narration of a common
“They are advancing” was the news told.
I knew I’ll perish before I’m old
But I didn’t want this to take place;
Towards no fire zone I hesitantly...

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Categories: war,

Premium Member Nevertheless
"Children of a lesser god:" a cliche,
Similar to "the road less travelled,"
Or the unintended irony of
"We're all in this together."  (Yes, people,
When in a...

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Categories: environment, god, humanity, war,

Ashira s Lullaby
God, protect your children
Keep them safe from harm
God, take your children
Welcome them into your arms

I am a child of betrayal
My innocence is their derail
God, can...

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Categories: war, child, fear, Lullaby, prayer,

Before The Gates Of Alahsar - Version - 2 - 23

The mounted riders, 
they speed forwards,
Turvehr did kick with heaven's power,
his mighty horn tearing and rending,
His eyes,
afire with hates desire,
his coat, 
it did shine like...

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Categories: war, dark, death, dream, fantasy,

Bertolt Brecht Holocaust Poem: The Parting
Der Abschied (“The Parting”)
by Bertolt Brecht
loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch

We embrace;
my fingers trace
rich cloth
while yours encounter only moth-
eaten fabric.
A quick hug:
you were invited to...

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Categories: friendship, holocaust, leaving, war,

A war without guns
A war without gun send the people on the  run.
A war without gun thats the best thing that the world could have done.No guns,...

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Categories: war, america, break up, community,

Bertolt Brecht Holocaust Poem: The Burning of the Books
Die Bücherverbrennung ("The Burning of the Books")
by Bertolt Brecht
loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch

When the Regime
commanded the unlawful books to be burned,
teams of dull oxen...

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Categories: war, books, fire, holocaust, voice,

Premium Member Child Soldiers
How tragic, 
   innocent kids
      as young
         as nine years...

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Categories: war, abuse, anger, children, horror,

Premium Member Good Night Frozen Landscape
Another overwhelming day passed in the pastures of plenty

The scene was tired and did not warrant a space on the news

Just one more place with...

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Categories: war,

Beatles And Beatniks
It might be difficult for those growing up in the 50s and 60s            ...

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Categories: america, change, fear, war,

When children and adults were not at war
There once was a point in time and space,
When children and adults were not at war,
When children were free to explore,
When adults were far enough...

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Categories: war, 1st grade, appreciation, blessing,

Last Episode of Pure Fantasy.

Fireball always seems to take center stage,
Except in the last episode it was with absolute rage,
Echoman has secretly...

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Categories: universe, war,

Pulwama War on the road

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Categories: war, angst, crazy, death, fate,

Child Soldier
My village was dusty and burning
Everyone was screaming and running
I stood dumb in the chaos, my eyes rolling
Tried to listen out for mother’s calling

The noise...

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Categories: war, africa, child, child abuse,

A Pool of Blood
Blood spilling in the east running all the way to the west
Forming rivers of doubt in the north and South
An army of men converge along...

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Categories: war, change, city, conflict, courage,

Premium Member War and Peace: That Midst Nations And Nationals

War and Peace, a classical fiction by Leo Tolstoy, first published as Voyna I Mir in 1865–69. This picturesque reflection of early 19th-century Russian culture...

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Categories: war, allegory, angst, life, marriage,

The Curse of Conquerors Past, Part IV
...“You know that I didn’t start out this way,
and this life I have never desired,
I just wanted to discover the past,
to my mind no calling...

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Categories: war, adventure, conflict, dark, evil,

I no longer see the world- as you do
yet, I remember it well-
blue skies, fluffy clouds, a bright sun
rain, hail, thunder and snow
Now I can...

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Categories: war, beauty, children, creation, death,

War in the Distance is Better
This chair has chipped paint.     
Its shadow gangly 
in the light spilling through 
the window. A deep 
buttercup bisque steeps.

Through this...

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Categories: war, allusion, angst, august, autumn,

Work sets you free
No words describe, 
sufferings worse than hell,
Goes beyond pure evil, 
even a story cannot tell,
We’ve all seen pictures, 
making grotesque sense,
But only the stench, 

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Categories: war, abuse, conflict, dark, fate,