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Short Grave Poems. Below are the most popular short poems on or about Grave by PoetrySoup Members. You can search for short Grave poems by poem length and keyword.

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Short Grave poem by Veronica Joseph| Details | |

Remember You

peaceful silence
I set on the grave
and remember you

Short Grave poem by loser name| Details | |

box of holes

fresh improper
free stuck journey
grave herded beast

Short Grave poem by Debbie Guzzi| Details | |

haiku 3

mother's grave
lies untended by hands --
wildflowers grow

Short Grave poem by Ernesto P. Santiago| Details | |

The Old Grave

the old grave…
unwanted tare adorning
my own epitaph

Short Grave poem by Tony Driskell| Details | |


at first just a scare
population control fear 
ebola is hear

Short Grave poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Cold Moon

Cold moon
Cherry-black autumn leaves
Fill this abandon grave

Short Grave poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Inside of Moons

Emotions die 
Inside of moons

Pain lives
Beside each grave

Short Grave poem by Rae Stegall| Details | |


Kill my beloved,
See him to his early grave,
Our love has ended.

Short Grave poem by Tyler Martin| Details | |

Memorial Day

on Memorial Day
the flowers fill the grave yard
people reminisce

Short Grave poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details | |

Deaths Catch

mystery excels
I dare not salute your grave
you were but to fish

Short Grave poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Up From Her Grave

Leaps up 
From her grave,
To kiss
The tender
Lips of war

Short Grave poem by jayachandran chakrapany| Details | |


I buried 
In a grave 
At my heart 
No one can 
Cheat me again

Short Grave poem by Brian Strand| Details | |

Crystalline 7

One chrysanthamum lay on his grave
Thus did fortune favour the brave!

Short Grave poem by Marty Owens| Details | |

White Purple Passion

Violets in bloom.
Hidden underneath the snow.
In a cold, white grave.

Short Grave poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Headstone headache

take me to your grave,
secrets must be kept, see you
on the other side

Short Grave poem by chris bowen| Details | |

my dear

old men of the grave
bosque bello asks you out
come home with the blood

Short Grave poem by harry horsman| Details | |


Oh! Her first flowers
never a gift such as this...
elegance on grave.


Short Grave poem by Cathy Ncube| Details | |

Higher Grounds

He has risen from
the grave of death to lift you 
up to higher grounds

Short Grave poem by Larry Belt| Details | |


We're home at last
Grave where is thy victory
Death where is thy sting

Short Grave poem by Mohan Chutani| Details | |


take away from me
all my gains and wisdom earned;
In grave lest wasted

Short Grave poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Last Winter Has Gone

Death, keep me warm
Do not leave
This empty grave
Now, that you are gone

Short Grave poem by Brittany Reynolds| Details | |

'Spooky Ku'

I stand at the grave,
amidst the black clothed mourners,
it is I who died.

Short Grave poem by Tyler Martin| Details | |

Mother's Day

standing at your grave
tear drops falling like the rain
I'm missing you mom

Short Grave poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

We Parted Our Ways

Death does not
own me
or thy shadow
this grave
thus, we parted
our ways

Short Grave poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details | |


light wind makes it wave
cross marks his uniform grave….
for freedom he gave

Short Grave poem by Asif Andalib| Details | |

Fearing God

Don’t be too afraid of God –
He is very good,
Be scared to commit grave sins.

Short Grave poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

A Shallow Grave of The Mind

what make
the ghost of time
bury their clocks
in a swallow
grave of
the mind

Short Grave poem by Michael Miers| Details | |

sun on brick

line against the wall
fat birds too wrung out to drive
later, rooms' sweet ease

Short Grave poem by Luminita Stoica| Details | |

Waves and Graves

Wrinkles on the waves, 
Each pebble tries to leave marks, 
Water is their grave.

Short Grave poem by Samuel Lovitt| Details | |

Forever Quiet with the Shadow of Black Noise

one day i shall sleep
My body still ,had been reaped
cold..., silent..., nothing?

Short Grave poem by Muhammad Safa Thajudeen| Details | |


"Grave mistake"

"Grave is not mistake-

Nobody can miss it and everybody to take"

Short Grave poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details | |

In Flames

Spiraling descent
Will this day ever relent
Fiery grave event

By Robb A. Kopp

Short Grave poem by Amy Frazey| Details | |


My heart has returned to hibernating
As it was before we met
Love is a grave mistake

Short Grave poem by Jessica Arteaga| Details | |

Waiting Moon

Light, rise from darkness.
Guide the unknowing lost souls.
Unless, their grave; here.

Short Grave poem by JoanMarie Peranteau| Details | |

A Mother's Worst Nightmare

a cold stone bears his name
grief pours onto his green plot
prostrated mom shouts "why?"

Short Grave poem by Samuel Fatokun Ph| Details | |

We are the same

No one is beautiful!

Yes! Behind our flesh,

In the grave!

We are all the same!

Short Grave poem by JoanMarie Peranteau| Details | |

Nayla's Pain

sun shines bleak, cold winds whip
death's sting floods her tender eyes
daddy is laid to rest

Short Grave poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

My Best Friend

Time stands 
Over this grave
To weep and to pray and to
Say, that I have lost my best friend

Short Grave poem by Sherene Jervis| Details | |


Grave's Disease
Pounding, irregular heartbeat
intruding in my life

Short Grave poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Blood On His Fangs

The vampire bat
Morphing into Dracula
Returning to his grave, but
Still fresh blood on his fangs

Short Grave poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Move By The Earth

Touch by this grave
Moved by this earth
See this dead corpse
Walk from this place
Time be erased

Short Grave poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Eyes Beneath Your Soul

Unseen, but untold
Bitter hands are cold
Warm heart fill this grave
These eyes beneath
Your soul

Short Grave poem by Cyndi MacMillan| Details | |


Roses are red Violets are blue My grave keeps secrets And so did you.

Short Grave poem by Marie Harrison| Details | |


Ghostly Visions
Haunting, Moaning, Spooking
Visits From Beyond The Cold Grave
Dead Souls

Short Grave poem by Sandy Ivy D| Details | |

Mountain Grave

Mountain Grave

I know you are scared
up into the sun lite sky
do not look down, SPLAT!

S IvyD

Short Grave poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Walk to Your Grave

Fill these
Shoes with gold and
Ruled the world
Fill these
Shoes with souls and 
Walk to your grave

Short Grave poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details | |

Life after -

Anchored with no slack
Moray swims through silent grave
Shipwreck breaths with life

By Robb A. Kopp

Short Grave poem by Jason Cunningham| Details | |


  On my grave the rose you cast,
all you see is my past.
  As you know me so well,
now i bid you farewell.

Short Grave poem by Regina Riddle| Details | |


The circle of life
From birth to the grave is strife
Yet we do survive

July 24, 2014
©2014 by Regina Riddle

Short Grave poem by kathryn collins| Details | |

almond petal pall

barely pink blossoms
Vincent’s funeral blanket
lay atop his grave

Kathryn McLoughlin Collins 
July 26, 2012

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