Featured Poems: A Veteran's Day Special

in poetry •  2 years ago  (edited)


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It is Remembrance and Veterans Sunday, so I have gone through some poems and picked out a few of my favorites, which I think relay the message beautifully, perhaps with a bias towards no more war.

Tossed and Forgotten - An Ode to Our Veterans✒️


By @rodeo670


As a former veteran, he describes the real cost of war and how long the the demons live on after the conflict. Very poignant and moving.


"An Armistice Day Lament" by Duncan Cary Palmer✒️


By @creatr


I may have picked poems with a why war theme, this amazing lament questions whether nowadays war has to be answer. You would think we would more civilized as time wears on.


The Service Dog✒️


By @thedeplorable1


This is a moving poem about a service dog who was there for an injured veteran. It is about the love from a faithful companion.


A Small Token of Appreciation⭐



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