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Bereavement Poems. Below are examples of bereavement poems. This list of bereavement poems is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of bereavement poems or a list of bereavement poetry. These examples illustrate what bereavement poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of bereavement and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

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sorrow, deprivation, misfortune, tribulation, distress, affliction,

List of Bereavement Poems

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Premium Member Poem If I Could Change The Past Haight, Sandra Iambic Pentameter bereavement, death, family, farewell,
Dad Hoover, Darrell Free verse bereavement,
Premium Member Poem She Wept In Languished Moan Lane, Lin Quintain (English) bereavement,
Cracked Wind Pratt, Mia A.S. Narrative bereavement, childhood, death, emotions,
Premium Member Poem SHOPPING DAY Smith, Elizabeth Couplet bereavement, emotions, pain,
Behind her pretty eyes Hopper, Anna Free verse bereavement,
THE VISIT RICHARDS ADEWALE, TANIMONURE Free verse bereavement, depression,
Premium Member Poem Light On the Devil's Chord - Day 27 Breidenthal, Laura Epic adventure, beautiful, bereavement, desire, evil, gothic,
Words I'll Never Say Morgan, Jeremiaj Rhyme bereavement, divorce, heartbroken, loneliness,
Premium Member Poem Weep For the Innocent Merryman, Kim Tetractys bereavement, death,
Premium Member Poem To be Black is a Crime in America Levy, Barry Verse bereavement, black african american,
Premium Member Poem Paradise awaits Hamilton, John Tanka bereavement, death of a
Tribute to Child of Africa T Isaacs, Chris Verse bereavement, death, death of
An Angel Amongst Us Martin, Gordon Free verse bereavement, best friend, death
THE SILENT STORM, DEDICATION TO DON'T BE ALARMED VAUGHN HARPER BLAKE, ANTHONY Concrete bereavement, black african american,
Chronicles of madness Bohto, Holly Free verse bereavement, betrayal,
Dust Idiong, Divine Friday Elegy bereavement, betrayal, death, discrimination,
Noise Idiong, Divine Friday Blank verse bereavement, betrayal, high school,
The Thrill of a Lifetime Koomoa , Cheryl Koko Monorhyme bereavement,
Time of needs cox, tammy Lyric bereavement, death, feelings, god,
The Lost Girl Myers, James Light Poetry bereavement, blessing, courage, for
Premium Member Poem Hollow sorrow One, Silent Free verse bereavement, loss, mother son,
transform yourself nnoli, richard Epic bereavement, cheer up, dedication,
EMBRACING EXPRESSION BLAKE, ANTHONY Epic bereavement, black african american,
Night and Music of the Bereft Espiritu, Frederick Free verse bereavement,
Comfort Me Oh Black Shamballa Wiggan, Sandra Alliteration bereavement, cancer, death of
Premium Member Poem Dollars and Cents Blacharczyk, Frank Free verse bereavement, best friend, betrayal,
life and beyond KELLY, ANDREW Alliteration bereavement, happiness, marriage,
Adversity Sharma, Samiyana Free verse bereavement, change,
SO LONG Chika, Sylvia Free verse bereavement, death, grief, loss,
HOW IRAVO, KELLY Couplet bereavement, cry, emotions, for
Premium Member Poem As She Cradled Her Child Roper, Eve Verse bereavement, child, i miss
Premium Member Poem Once More lowe, millard Prose Poetry bereavement, discrimination, eulogy, evil,
Black Rose Sterling, Theodora Haiku bereavement, death, death of
Evil were the Flying Angels Palawon Daiboo, Sunita U Prose Poetry bereavement, death, fear, holocaust,
Pains Singh, Sourabh Free verse bereavement, fairy, heartbreak, kiss,
The forgotten sheep Donnay, Jennifer Ballad bereavement, betrayal, death,
ABSENCE Samuel, Emerho O. Free verse bereavement, best friend,
After life and death Motaung, Pheko Senryu bereavement, best friend,
Premium Member Poem Tears fall gently Hamilton, John Terza Rima bereavement, death, goodbye, grief,
Premium Member Poem Morbid Mornings Cooke , Chantelle Anne Free verse bereavement, dad, death, i
Premium Member Poem Hope kriticos, Kyle Free verse bereavement, change,
DAY OF RECKONING Vincent, Messoh Free verse bereavement,
Premium Member Poem Gone Muse Jones, Jerrell Lyric bereavement, heartbroken,
My answer Troutman, Tanis Free verse bereavement, body, creation, death,
Letter to Arwen - I Olubodun, Babafemi Yinka Classicism absence, africa, analogy, anniversary, bereavement, best friend, betrayal,
I tried Donnay, Jennifer Abecedarian bereavement, depression, eulogy,
I have cried alone j, ernie Free verse bereavement, betrayal, conflict, dark,
I sleep on this road Motaung, Pheko Senryu bereavement,
Couch lock Thompson, Matthew Rhyme royal addiction, anger, anxiety, bereavement,
-gone- Carris, Frisk Dizain bereavement, dark,
Death Semende, Elizabeth Patience Elegy bereavement,
Premium Member Poem LESSONS OF HISTORY Trifiatis, Demetrios Monoku bereavement, england, world,
Premium Member Poem GOODBYE BRITAIN Trifiatis, Demetrios Couplet bereavement, england, world,
-alice- Carris, Frisk I do not know? bereavement, loneliness, silence, voyage,
My Eulogy Semende, Elizabeth Patience Rhyme bereavement,
Note to all Eagles Lucas, Woodrow Blank verse adventure, anxiety, appreciation, baptism, bereavement, blessing,
miss you mum Ryan , Dominique ABC bereavement,
Premium Member Poem Dead Flowers Jones, Mike Villanelle bereavement,
Premium Member Poem Kaiser In My Dreams Elliott, Regina Free verse bereavement,
Premium Member Poem Black Roses Elliott, Regina Rhyme bereavement,
Dong Dong Dong Palawon Daiboo, Sunita U Free verse bereavement, blessing, emotions, funeral,
Breathe Diemert, Marie Free verse bereavement, character, christian, faith,
I say nothing Motaung, Pheko Senryu bereavement,
Heart trick wambui, olive Personification bereavement, betrayal,
At Ocean's Edge Guenther , DebbySue Haiku bereavement, lost love, nature,
SAGAPO, ANNA Arribas, John Rhyme bereavement, death, dedication, farewell,
The Silence of Your Absence Guenther , DebbySue Sijo bereavement,
genocide LIEVE, ELVIS LYONGA Imagism bereavement, betrayal, dark, depression,
Reflections of my life Peers, Chris Rhyme bereavement, care, cry, emotions,
Untitled spagnola, jill Free verse bereavement, dedication, discrimination, how
My disliking has grown BArnabas, teddy Free verse america, animal, april, august, bereavement, bird,
A complete change in my life BArnabas, teddy Free verse africa, america, animal, april, bereavement,
Slowly my problems change for better BArnabas, teddy Free verse africa, animal, april, august, bereavement, bird,
Premium Member Poem When evil rules in the heart of men Hamilton, John Quatrain bereavement, confusion, death, evil,
Morning 7 Gupta, Probir Senryu bereavement, image, inspiration, life,
Premium Member Poem Biggest Eagle Nest Ever Built Horn, James Couplet allegory, analogy, beautiful, bereavement,
In the name of God Larus, Thoubert Free verse absence, abuse, america, bereavement, betrayal, body,
Aftermath Yantis, Susan Free verse bereavement, courage, death, heartbreak,
Beads von Buchholz, Garth Free verse bereavement, dad, death, family,
-old- Carris, Frisk Sonnet absence, age, angel, august, bereavement,
Premium Member Poem Now That You Are Gone Lucas, Ryan Lyric bereavement, death, depression, loneliness,
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-heroes- Carris, Frisk Sonnet bereavement, hero,
My Child is ill Ellis, Nicholas Free verse bereavement, childhood, courage, depression,
The boys have arrived Motaung, Pheko Haiku bereavement,
The Dilemma of Roses DiMino, Joe Rhyme bereavement, birth, child, christian,
I Choose To Dance In Your Tune chizoba vincent, john Free verse bereavement, bird,
My Cousin Chaos Cheema, Balveen Free verse bereavement, confusion, cousin, death,
What the brave do nnoli, richard Epic bereavement, courage, encouraging, freedom,
intimidation nnoli, richard Epic bereavement, courage, encouraging, grief,
Premium Member Poem Fond Farewells Thompson, Janis Sonnet bereavement, loss, strength,
Premium Member Poem A Tribute to Ali Williams, Marilyn Blank verse bereavement, black african american,
Premium Member Poem BIPOLAR FIBRILATION Bdosa, Vee Sonnet bereavement, grief, hate,
A Toddler In My Arms Velves, Robert I do not know? angel, appreciation, baby, bereavement, dad, death, farewell,
RAIN LIEVE, ELVIS LYONGA Imagism bereavement, earth, education, environment,
a rose on thorns nwakanma, victor Free verse abortion, abuse, baby, bereavement, birth,
THE FARMER'S PREDICAMENT Banerjee, Gautam Shankar Couplet bereavement, blue, day, family,
Here with You Cennami, Judy Rhyme bereavement, death, grief, heaven,
Daddy Rodewald, Theresa I do not know? bereavement, dedication, emotions, faith,
Dedication to Cherl Dunn Arrow, Cupids Free verse bereavement, blessing, community, death