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America in Verse

America in Verse

One Nation, United by Poetry. Exploring the United States of America through word.

  • SM Fitzgerald
    Published 2 years ago
    Memorial Way

    Memorial Way

    How many of us sit home alone
  • Andy Rosario
    Published 2 years ago
    President of the Greatest Country

    President of the Greatest Country

    Everything started with fire,
  • Kaleigh
    Published 2 years ago
    Seven Minutes

    Seven Minutes

    I watched your uniform disappear around the corner in the airport. It took us seven minutes to say goodbye. I stood for seven more staring at the wall you vanished behind, and then I walked to my car. It was raining, and I remembered how you liked to drive in the rain. “It’s like a cigarette. It’s calming,” you’d said. I’d just laughed. Now I understood.
  • bethany alice
    Published 2 years ago
    On Such a Winter

    On Such a Winter

    Tea sips tremble widely to the stomach
  • Matthew Garcia
    Published 2 years ago
    One in the Same

    One in the Same

    How many generations back would you have to go, until you see at one time your bloodline was owned? Not many when you think about it, that was only maybe 2 or 3 lifetimes ago.
  • James Howell
    Published 2 years ago
    But Nobody Spoke Up

    But Nobody Spoke Up

    They thought something was wrong,
  • Stephanie Lifton
    Published 2 years ago
    Soldier On

    Soldier On

    That precious red, white and blue still waves,
  • Destiny Revealed
    Published 2 years ago
    The Awakening

    The Awakening

    Enlightenment seemed to illuminate her being
  • Nicki
    Published 2 years ago
    The 1920s

    The 1920s

    My name is Alice....Alice Powers,