Poetry - Historical Fiction Stories

As William Wordsworth said, poetry is “the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings.” Indeed, poetry employs rhythm, language, rhetorical devices, and figures of speech to convey an imaginative, emotional experience. Poetry contrasts with prose, or everyday writing, and often uses elaborate diction and figurative language which conceals deeper meaning.

BYE BYE MISS AMERICAN PIE

BYE BYE MISS AMERICAN PIE

EdwardWilkes
1 page, updated Nov 03, 2014Video
83 reads votes 3 comments 5
Lady of Seville

Lady of Seville

svenster34
1 page, updated Nov 19, 2014
21 reads votes 0 comments 0
Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day

5ifthproject
1 page, updated Nov 10, 2014Pictures
A Poem, a tribute to those who served. Remembrance Day, November 11th “Older men declare war. But it is youth that must fight and die.” - Herbert Hoover
271 reads votes 20 comments 31
Literary Limericks

Literary Limericks

sloanranger
22 parts / 2 pages, updated Dec 13, 2014
Limericks about famous literary characters and favorite classic books. Historical Fiction/Poetry .
4,763 reads votes 523 comments 694
Samples of Like A Box of Chocolates

Samples of Like A Box of Chocolates

PoeticJustin
5 parts / 1 page, updated Nov 19, 2014VideoCompleted
A sample of chocolates if you will. 5 poems taken from the book, Like A Box of Chocolates. -Upon the Strike of Midnight -Red Fusion -Sandstorm -Ghost Train -The Prophet http://smarturl.it/LABoC
71 reads votes 0 comments 0
Do You See (Poem)

Do You See (Poem)

the-sea-is-rising
1 page, updated Nov 11, 2014Completed
|| Hey look I did two short thingamabobs in one day >3< Anyways I wrote this a couple of years ago and decided to publish it today bc 11/11 and Remembrance Day and such. Lest we forget.
2 reads votes 0 comments 0
The Downfall!

The Downfall!

Awtkas
1 page, updated Nov 08, 2014
1 read votes 0 comments 0
Free..Palestine

Free..Palestine

arwa214
13 parts / 4 pages, updated Feb 20, 2015
Here,where the hills slope before the sunset and the chasm of time near gardens whose shades have been cast aside, we do what prisoners do we do what the jobless do, we saw HOPE
187 reads votes 25 comments 5
The Holocaust: As a Shoe

The Holocaust: As a Shoe

WriterMarie23
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Feb 16, 2014Completed
it's an assignment for History. Enjoy:)
77 reads votes 4 comments 2
Night (Poem)

Night (Poem)

Little_Robin
1 page, updated Jun 21, 2013Completed
20 reads votes 0 comments 0
War

War

DeadPoet87
1 page, updated Apr 13, 2013Completed
51 reads votes 5 comments 1
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Historical Fiction Historical Fiction
Historical Fiction are stories that take place in the past. They are different from time travel stories, as they do not include any Fantastical Elements and deal with the lives and plots of characters who lived many years ago as the author imagines those times to be! Historical Fiction may take place during extraordinary historical events, but it doesn't have to. Historical Fiction can cover any period of time that would be considered the past. This is a new category on Wattpad, put up bec...