Vietnam War Poems
These Vietnam War poems are examples of War poems about Vietnam. These are the best examples of War Vietnam poems written by international poets.
dog, memory, soldier, war,
It was a glorious summers day and I woke up with the lark
Got my wheelchair ready and then headed to the park
I noticed a girl...
CENTURY OF WARS
war, allegory, allusion, conflict, extended
lies a hundred wars for God
without years doesn’t heat us up
peace on the...
war, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Idyllic color photographs of my family,
my mother's golden beehive elegantly
arranged on her head,
I was a kid in the shredded, bleeding 60's,
black and white newspaper photos,
Tomoyuki Yamaa was a Japanese General
Who defeated the British in Malaya and Singapore
Against superior numbers he embarrassed the British Empire
When a larger army under General...
Coming Back Home
John Hamilton – Coming Back Home Acrostic PC
Charge forward, full speed ahead. Plane lands as planned.
Oh, my! You are two or three steps from...
FORGOTTEN AND REPEATED
I never fought in Vietnam…my parents never had to worry…to fear…to morn…for the simple reason my draft number was connected to the day that I...
War Is Hell - version 2, continued
The country saw it as a fight worth fighting for,
And when we came back we were labeled heroes of war.
I spent the next six years...
War Is Hell - version 1
I was born in ’34 near the California shore,
Where life was good, whether we were rich or poor.
We moved around a lot, but I never...
I cried at the Wall today
I can’t explain why.
These were men, boys, who lost
their lives for me.
I never met them, I never will.
But their sacrifice,
Veterans intertwining emotional thought’s numbed as memories, nagging over sleepless times a life going into another.
V-Vietnam war created a brotherhood between warriors,
I-intertwining their minds...
TheThing Never Said
war, christian, fear, may, political,
The Things Never Said
The only things ever said about my daddy’s WWII service were that he’d been to New Guinea where he’d ridden on a...
appreciation, war, , western,
I watched him
he was fearless
falling to sleep
on western films
in his slumped
I studied him
Point man blues
“The point man blues” begins . . .
He slogs along all day in the oppressive heat; Constantly fighting the jungle that reaches out around him,...
war we like
war, absence, anti bullying,
wars we like
Do we like wars as long as it is at our doorstep
the Russians fought in Afghanistan and lost hands down
the USA took...
war, america, corruption, history, language,
Prowling predator in a starless night.
No one knew when it began.
Have we forgotten all the lies about Vietnam,