Historical Fiction - Poetry Stories

Historical fiction usually recounts a famed event of the past or a memorable, recognizable period time period as experienced by fictional characters, but may also describe a historical figure (in their perceived likeness) that must deal with a variety of imagined situations. Historical fiction attempts to accurately capture the essence of history and realise as fully as possible the way the world once was. Striving for plausibility and authenticity, historical fiction allows the reader to both live and learn history, often showcasing political or social issues of the time.

Three Great Men

Three Great Men

JamesJackson8
1 page, updated Jan 13, 2013GCompleted
Martin Luther King, Jr. Malcolm X, President Barack Obama
410 reads votes 8 comments 10
Along The Nile River *Lyric Poem*

Along The Nile River *Lyric Poem*

MeIsNumber1
1 page, updated Feb 09, 2014G
655 reads votes 8 comments 6
A Collection of Thoughts and Techniques

A Collection of Thoughts and Techniques

snarkypoet
28 parts / 16 pages, updated Feb 25, 2014PG-13
Poetry and prose that are either terribly lovable and understanding of the human psyche, or are so weak in a thought process that you may feel that your time has been wasted. Either way, you have an opinion of the writing by the end of it.
2,217 reads votes 191 comments 132
Remember

Remember

thequeengill
2 parts / 1 page, updated Nov 13, 2011GVideoCompleted
A poem in loving memory of all the soldiers who sacrificed their lives for us!
268 reads votes 17 comments 14
War: Perspectives

War: Perspectives

AmberStarling
6 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 24, 2014PGCompleted
A king, a leader of his kingdom and the saviour of his people, has been utterly, undeniably betrayed by the ones who had stood by his side through war and loss, only to ... read more
188 reads votes 10 comments 23
War Poems: Muse to Remember - (By David Hurt)

War Poems: Muse to Remember - (By David Hurt)

spm91212
11 parts / 3 pages, updated May 21, 2013PG-13
Photo by klickr.co.uk A selection of War Poems, by me, dedicated to the loss of all who met their end, during WWI & WWII. Loss of Civilians, Soldiers and Spies...
558 reads votes 41 comments 81
Their Valiance

Their Valiance

NeriBurns
1 page, updated Oct 08, 2014GCompleted
A poem I wrote in memory of all the soldiers who died fighting for their countries in World War One.
23 reads votes 7 comments 5
Poems - ANZACs

Poems - ANZACs

NormanForrest
4 parts / 2 pages, updated Jun 26, 2013PG-13Video
These are new poems inspired by ANZAC day 25/4/13. Our remembrance day. They are irreverent statements about the stupidity and horrors of war, written in Australian vernacular.
434 reads votes 41 comments 44
REMEMBERING AN APOSTATE

REMEMBERING AN APOSTATE

TaariqShivaa
1 page, updated Nov 19, 2013Completed
This was inspired by a chapter about The French Revolution in my history textbook ! Yeah, sounds creepy, I know.. ;) But honestly, it's one of my favorites among my own works. :) The protagonist is purely fictional....okay ? Hope u enjoy!! :) :)
56 reads votes 6 comments 9
My first poem

My first poem

FinnTheLad
1 page, updated Jun 29, 2014G
41 reads votes 6 comments 2
Little Things I Make

Little Things I Make

FlyWalkerz
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Oct 15, 2013
Umm... Yeah... Stuff... xD
984 reads votes 35 comments 15
End of Kingdom

End of Kingdom

Gentlepen
1 page, updated Apr 10, 2013G
61 reads votes 5 comments 2
Living the Life of a Tunnel Rat (Poem)

Living the Life of a Tunnel Rat (Poem)

Devastator_336
2 parts / 1 page, updated May 18, 2013PGCompleted
98 reads votes 7 comments 14
As I Remember The Past

As I Remember The Past

DysprosiumIsMe
1 page, updated Apr 28, 2014G
23 reads votes 5 comments 6
This Religion

This Religion

steviewolf9
1 page, updated Jan 18, 2014Completed
this is a short poem about the concentration camps in WW2. if you dont know about it, then look it up.
52 reads votes 5 comments 2
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