Longing Poems | Poems About Longing

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List of Longing Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
The Handkerchief Burch, Deborah Sonnet longing, loss,
Time Flies Vigoren, Bo Ballad abuse, confusion, horror, loneliness, longing, pain, scary,
Premium Member Poem Quote Response White, Darren Free verse boy, child, home, house, longing, pain, parents,
Premium Member Poem The lovebirds are singing Hamilton, John Rhyme longing, love, romance,
The Bee Gupta, Probir Haiku longing, metaphor, sunset,
All Night hawke, jonny Rhyme betrayal, loneliness, longing, loss, love, love
Premium Member Poem Blessed Banner You Carry Forth Lindley, Robert Rhyme beautiful, change, dream, fruit, longing, meaningful, soulmate,
Come and find me in my solitude Sands, Heidi Free verse longing, love, solitude,
Premium Member Poem come and find me in my solitude Maverick, Joe Rhyme longing,
Premium Member Poem True Love Finds Appeal Parise, Rick Ekphrasis longing, love,
Premium Member Poem Zephyr of November Ibeh, Edward Tanka longing, november, wind,
Toxic State Kasperyan, Leileah Nonet adventure, change, life, longing, travel,
Naked Love Ayinla, Oluwaseye Lyric longing, sensual,
Premium Member Poem She's Out There Bose, David Free verse longing, love, wife,
Sands of Time chun, kristy Free verse longing,
The passing Light Andersen, James Light Poetry longing, loss, lost, love,
UNREQUITED LOVE Mutindi, Grace Narrative longing, love hurts,
she sleeps Adler, Joseph Free verse longing,
A Second Fireless Room Dunsany, Richard H. Dramatic monologue longing, mirror, surreal, time,
A liquid mishap Kasperyan, Leileah Cinquain longing, love, lust, morning,
Premium Member Poem BETWEEN THE LINES White, Darren Free verse longing, poetry,
Premium Member Poem If You Could Hold Me Teagan, Rebecca Blank verse longing,
THIS DREAM COME TRUE Nash, A.C. Lyric destiny, dream, how i longing, love, romance, romantic,
I begged for you Pett, Roy Rhyme devotion, i miss you, longing, soulmate, true love,
Of Course Contours Like Mine J.T., Honestly Rhyme desire, future, how i longing, love, me, passion,
YOU Nepomuceno, Remelan Haiku allusion, boy, cheer up, longing, love,
Serenade World, New Free verse longing, music,
The Deception of Love Perlin, Alona Lyric longing, love, love hurts,
LIPS AFTER THE CIGARETTES EDDIE, CHICANO Free verse adventure, beautiful, devotion, girlfriend, longing, love, woman,
Book Of Days Bosa, Diana Choka longing, love, words, writing,
The Bomb Within Koyama, Dawn Prose anxiety, conflict, confusion, deep, longing, love,
EMPTY NIGHT Muchuma , Oliver Rhyme longing, missing, missing you,
The Constellational Divide Demetros, Madison Ode longing, love, moon, sun,
Breakfast for two Spahillari, Dino Free verse longing, sympathy,
Premium Member Poem MISTY REVERIES onclaud, nette Rhyme longing, mother,
Perhaps Lyrewing, Serge Lyric emotions, feelings, how i longing, metaphor, sorrow,
Premium Member Poem Acrostic The Lines Neumann, Kai Michael Acrostic longing, love,
What Music Sounds Like Knight, Tyshawn Ballad allegory, black african american, longing, love, love hurts,
Making Music Knight, Tyshawn Rhyme black african american, dance, longing, love, music, song,
On the 9th of 9 Besa, Kasonde Narrative longing, lost love,
Premium Member Poem In the Knowing Williams, T.Nicole Free verse emotions, feelings, introspection, longing, love, remember,
My heart is for you Bhurani, Rizwana Choka appreciation, beauty, desire, longing, love,
Gray World, New Verse longing, love hurts, lust,
Premium Member Poem Your love light shines Hamilton, John Lyric hope, light, loneliness, longing, love, relationship, romance,
PAST PRESENT FUTURE Dutta, Anisha Acrostic longing,
Unfinished Vincent Marra, Tomas I do not know? absence, confusion, heartbreak, longing, symbolism,
Poem 2 Vincent Marra, Tomas I do not know? betrayal, heartbreak, longing, metaphor,
Poem 1 Vincent Marra, Tomas I do not know? longing, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem Gazelle Robinson Jr., Freddie Dramatic Verse feelings, friend, friendship, longing, love, sister,
Premium Member Poem Heart Flow Stover, Christy Rhyme longing,
Premium Member Poem I LOOK FOR YOU RINALDI, RUDOLPH Blank verse encouraging, fantasy, future, longing, love, missing you,
The World is Loud, without You Boskovski, Chris Free verse death, for her, how longing, sad, world,
Premium Member Poem A Godsent Light Had Found A Way Parise, Rick Free verse longing, lost love, love,
The Passing Moments sawan, ranendra Light Poetry emotions, growing up, longing, youth,
Poetically Pathetic Crow Banks, Russell Free verse longing, loss, lost, lost
Phantom Romance Kacin, Kristen Prose Poetry blessing, desire, joy, longing, love, poetess, sensual,
Premium Member Poem Why don't you let your feelings show Hamilton, John Lyric angst, desire, feelings, longing, relationship, repetition, trust,
HAREBRAINED EDDIE, CHICANO Free verse longing, loss, love, love
If Only Mack, F. Darlene Free verse longing, lost love, love
Mistaken-Love Mutanuka, Memory Melania Free verse longing, memory, passion,
Premium Member Poem She came out of the Lake Buhagiar, Victor Free verse longing, love,
Chocolate Sun Waller, John Romanticism longing, love,
Illusions Vigoren, Bo Romanticism longing, loss, lost love,
1:30 Bradshaw, Joseph Free verse appreciation, beautiful, deep, emotions, longing, love,
MY RI MI EDDIE, CHICANO Free verse longing, love, magic, missing
the chatterbox mind Ross, Jessica Ballad grief, growth, how i longing, mental illness, perspective,
Premium Member Poem I don't want to be alone tonight Hamilton, John Lyric angst, desire, loneliness, longing, soulmate, true love,
MOTHERLAND CALLING BALANDI, YASEMIN Rhyme allegory, beautiful, childhood, longing, moon, nature, patriotic,
Premium Member Poem Hold Me Dillenbeck, Gerald Free verse longing, lost love, love,
Creepy Love Gangabissoon, Anoucheka Free verse longing, love, love hurts,
Drums of Tender Love RAY, JOFFY Rhyme addiction, beauty, blessing, longing, love, sexy,
Don't Be Colder Than The Winter Snow Crisci, Andrew Lyric beauty, december, desire, emotions, longing, night,
Maybe said too late Bradshaw, Joseph Rhyme longing, lost love, love,
Premium Member Poem The Glass Jar Duet, Carole Quatrain longing, love,
Magnets Reinhardt, Joy Free verse confusion, crush, feelings, heartbroken, longing, love hurts, stress,
Notes in the sand Sands, Heidi Free verse longing, love,
Premium Member Poem Distracted Bose, David Free verse longing, love, memory,
Always there Bradshaw, Joseph Rhyme crazy, desire, destiny, emotions, longing, lost love, love,
Late World, New Free verse longing, lost love, time,
Farside Otherworldly Lovers - - Dedicated to Rick Keeble, you asked for it P , Paloma Romanticism desire, dream, emotions, longing, love, lust, poetry,
Someday the dawn Green, Chris Rhyme longing, love, morning, nature,
Don't Rider, John Ballad longing, love, love hurts,
My Melody Bradshaw, Joseph Quintain (English) destiny, first love, happiness, longing, love,
Dear Crush Anderson, Mercury Rhyme conflict, crush, for her, longing, love hurts, self,
Babybelle asperin, joselito Free verse longing, love,
Alone Teaser, Keith Free verse longing, love, stress,
Sometimes Besa, Kasonde Free verse longing, love,
Aegis Bosa, Diana Choka longing, love, romantic, true
Rocking Chair Paras, Manny Monoku longing,
Can't Help It Reinhardt, Joy Rhyme adventure, crush, innocence, longing, love, love hurts,
Premium Member Poem Forever Feel Seeker, Shadow Rhyme longing,
Leave Me Be Russell, Krista Blank verse break up, emotions, heartbreak, longing, sad, sad love,
The death of dreams Peers, Chris I do not know? age, anxiety, family, freedom, longing, society,
The Whispering Wind Lindsey, Catie Free verse longing,
Will you accept me Jackson, Patrice Trice Free verse abuse, anxiety, courage, faith, longing,
Premium Member Poem By now you should know Hamilton, John Lyric angst, feelings, heartbreak, hope, longing, love hurts, relationship,
Missing San Francisco johnson, curtis Narrative absence, beauty, family, farewell, longing, sunset,
Marvelous, Mesmerizing, Montserrat Hamner, Trey Ekphrasis adventure, appreciation, desire, freedom, longing, paradise, travel,
Premium Member Poem To reap the harvest Parise, Rick Verse longing, love, nature,
Nickel Children 1 McLeod, Trevor Quatrain adventure, autumn, children, community, longing,