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Poems about Major Events

Armistice/Remembrance Day

  1. 1939
     
  2. A Tear In The Rain
     
  3. Flanders
     
  4. Friends and Enemies Alike
     
  5. Highland Men
     
  6. In Honour Armistice Day
     
  7. Leaves Like Petals Fall
     
  8. Lost in France
     
  9. Not Killed In Action
     
  10. November
     
  11. Old Ways, Who Pays ? (Soldierís Lament)
     
  12. Remember Me
     
  13. Remembrance
     
  14. Remembrance Day
     
  15. Some lay, where no Poppies grow
     
  16. THE FINAL INSPECTION
     
  17. The Tree
     
  18. Thoughts of a Young Soldier
     
  19. Why Are Poppies Red?
     
  20. You Are the Light of My Tunnel

Burn's Night

  1. (Almost) Burns Supper Time
     
  2. Burns Night - Sonja Nic Rafferty
     
  3. Burn's Night - Moira Kloos
     
  4. Rabbie Burns

Christenings

  1. On the Christening of a Bairn

Christmas

  1. A Christmas
     
  2. A Christmas Day
     
  3. A DIFFERENT CHRISTMAS POEM
     
  4. A Merry Christís Mass!
     
  5. A Merry Christís Mass! II
     
  6. A Poem for Christmas
     
  7. Advent
     
  8. Aunty Christmas?
     
  9. A-Z Christmas
     
  10. Blanket of Comfort
     
  11. Candle
     
  12. Christmas Cheer
     
  13. Christmas Day Alone
     
  14. CHRISTMAS DINNER
     
  15. Christmas Love
     
  16. Christmas Party
     
  17. Christmas Presents
     
  18. Christmas Roses
     
  19. Christmas Smile
     
  20. Christmas Story
     
  21. Christmas Wish
     
  22. Christ our King
     
  23. Boxing Day
     
  24. December is....
     
  25. HERE COMES SANTA
     
  26. Holy City of Bethlehem
     
  27. Home
     
  28. Home for Christmas
     
  29. In Bethlehem Tonight
     
  30. My Santa Story
     
  31. No more Sherry on the Mantelpiece
     
  32. Ode To Christmas Dinners!
     
  33. Only The Snowflakes Dance
     
  34. Paper Chains
     
  35. Remember it's Christmas
     
  36. Rudolph and Santa
     
  37. Snowflake Garden
     
  38. The Day we Stuffed the Generals
     
  39. The Healing Angels
     
  40. The Joy of Xmas
     
  41. The Night Before Christmas
     
  42. Three Ships are Nearby Tonight
     
  43. Today on this December 25th Day
     
  44. Winter Sun

Death

  1. A Date With Death
     
  2. An Irishman's Death
     
  3. Burning Of A Witch
     
  4. Date With Fate
     
  5. Dead? not me
     
  6. My Dying Wish
     
  7. My Passing
     
  8. REMEMBER THEM
     
  9. Return into Heaven
     
  10. The Final Journey
     
  11. What a Life!
     
  12. When I Go

Disasters

  1. A New Flag
     
  2. Blush
     
  3. Disbelief
     
  4. Earth Pulse
     
  5. End of Hope
     
  6. Fit Micht Hae Been
     
  7. Forever, I Will Search The Ocean
     
  8. Hazelhead Rose Garden
     
  9. Hollow Tube
     
  10. I Can Stop
     
  11. Jazz Revival In New Orleans
     
  12. Katrina Katrina
     
  13. Ma Last Tuppence
     
  14. Ode to the Victims
     
  15. OUR NEW WORLD
     
  16. Paradise Lost
     
  17. Pointing to the Grave
     
  18. Poverty in Africa
     
  19. Rebuilding Paradise Lost
     
  20. Record Floods
     
  21. Requiem for a Trombone
     
  22. Seascape
     
  23. S S Daphne (in memoriam)
     
  24. Stages of Grief
     
  25. TEARS FOR THE CHILDREN
     
  26. The Body Hunters in Aftermath
     
  27. The Day Earth Moved
     
  28. The Day New Orleans Died
     
  29. The New Map
     
  30. The World is Bleeding
     
  31. Tsunami - E. Christiansen
     
  32. Tsunami - I. McCrae
     
  33. Tsunami - Stella
     
  34. Tsunami Tribute
     
  35. Twin Tower Tragedy!
     
  36. Without Conscience
     
  37. Worst of Nature, Best of Humanity

Easter

  1. Good Friday
     
  2. Lents Slow March
     

Expeditions

  1. A Bond Renewed
     
  2. A River Unfolds

Father's Day

  1. The Men Only Razor?

Marriage

  1. Marriage of Convenience
     
  2. Wedding
     
  3. Wedding Day
     
  4. Whuppity Scoorie

Massacres

  1. A Message To T***** H******:
     
  2. A New Jerusalem
     
  3. As a Lamb Without Armour
     
  4. Attack on London
     
  5. A Tear In The Rain
     
  6. A Word to the London Killers
     
  7. Bombs Bear no Names
     
  8. Bullet Proof Child
     
  9. Cries of London
     
  10. In Memoriam
     
  11. London's Seven Seven
     
  12. Manhattan
     
  13. My Tribute
     
  14. P.S. This is not a Bruce Willis Movie
     
  15. Slaughter Of The Innocent
     
  16. Tavistock Square Gardens: Plaques
     
  17. The Day the Piper Fell
     
  18. The Glen o' Weeping
     
  19. The London Bombings
     
  20. Wall

New Year

  1. Auld Lang Syne
     
  2. Guid New Year 2008 tae een an' a'
     
  3. January 1st
     
  4. My Granny's New Year
     
  5. Neu Resolution
     
  6. The Turning of the Year

Other Events

  1. 40 Years Ago in Lisbon
     
  2. A Parcel of Rogues!
     
  3. An Ode To Red Arthur
     
  4. Ghouls and Ghosts
     
  5. Halloween is Coming
     
  6. Has Anyone Seen My Car?
     
  7. Jazz Revival
     
  8. Mothers Day
     
  9. Oh Calcutta, Calcutta Cup
     
  10. On Being Shot At Dawn
     
  11. On The Day of All Days Scotland Could Not Be Beat
     
  12. Reporting Live
     
  13. Retirement
     
  14. Scotland Day
     
  15. The Darkened Room
     
  16. The Friendship Club
     
  17. The Green Waxit Jaicket
     
  18. The Last Farewell to Germany
     
  19. The Party Piece
     
  20. The Year of The Coming Home 2009

Scottish History

  1. Culloden Moor
     
  2. Flora McDonald
     
  3. Glencoe
     
  4. Keeping the Watch
     
  5. Leave the Argylls Alone
     
  6. Regiments Forever!
     
  7. The Clearance

Who are the Scots?

John Paul Jones
(1747 - 1792)
A native of Dumfriesshire, he joined the navy and served in Russia and France during the French Revolution. He was responsible for establishing the U.S. Navy.


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