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Elegy Poems | Examples of Elegy Poetry

Elegy Poems. Below are examples of elegy poems. This list of poems in the elegy form of poetry is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of elegy poems or a list of elegy poetry. These examples illustrate what elegy poems look like and its form. There is also a link below to the definition of elegy and a page where you can discuss it.

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Poem Topics Related to Elegy

threnody, knell, requiem, lament, plaint, death song, funeral song,

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Wayward Soul Hughes, Mark Elegy lost love, missing you
Premium Member Poem Do Not Go Gentle into that Good Night Nguyen, Ngoc Elegy death, deep, light, night,
Premium Member Poem When Will The Grief End Wings, Broken Elegy father daughter, grief
Grandpa Morris, Marty Elegy absence, death, depression, devotion,
The Denouement DEY, NAYANIKA Elegy dark, death, deep, dream,
Premium Member Poem On Waves of Broken Promises Lane, Lin Elegy betrayal
A Dying Virgo Dignos, Yvette Elegy absence, abuse, love, suicide,
Premium Member Poem Wet Desert Hope Robinson Jr., Freddie Elegy angst, mother son, nature,
My BFG Gonzales, Jun Elegy death, death of a
Sunset Mourns a Mirthful Song Jarrette, L.C. Elegy august, bereavement, blessing, death,
Pains Ferdinard, Victory Udochukwu Elegy abuse, anxiety
Subdue: Manchester City Davis, Abimbola Mosobalaje Elegy depression, farewell, memorial day,
Ying and Yang Clayborne, Christian Elegy bio, black african american
Premium Member Poem In Memory whiteley, minda Elegy bereavement, change, death, depression,
There comes a time Timperley, Dave Elegy death, memory, sorrow, spiritual
ON MY STONE Kimbugwe, Joseph Elegy death
lovephobic Wanjohi, Elvis Elegy absence, adventure, angel
Premium Member Poem Ballad of Miss Dutton Brewer, Geoffrey Elegy life, lost
Premium Member Poem Eulogy whiteley, minda Elegy bereavement, cancer, cry, death,
Premium Member Poem The Raven Caws No More Lane, Lin Elegy raven
Premium Member Poem Got Not My Just Desserts Robinson Jr., Freddie Elegy death, forgiveness, loss, sorrow
Premium Member Poem My Father Said French, Jonathan Elegy dad
My head is a pot of beer Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy metaphor, self, sin
Bye Tano, Precioso Elegy allegory, dark, depression, sorrow
Elegy Ancient, Matt Elegy evil, grave, humanity, humor,
Memorial Day Malenfant, Jerome Elegy memorial day, war
A Poet's Prayer Farolan, Ed Elegy religious
THE NEWS OF YOUR DEATH Douglas Mulomole, Emmanuel Elegy africa
Death of a Friend Florescu, Catalina Florina Elegy death
Premium Member Poem Elegy to a Weeping Willow Thompson, Janis Elegy appreciation, tree
Premium Member Poem Ripple Effect Robinson Jr., Freddie Elegy death, metaphor, religious, truth
I Believe Calcote, Melissa Elegy bible, blessing, gospel, sin
Premium Member Poem Don't Remind Me Jung, Andrew Elegy bereavement, eulogy
Prometheus Bound harris, matthew Elegy adventure, age, appreciation, celebration,
wound and scars Faith, Edoja Elegy anxiety
Premium Member Poem Elegy for Lady Day Brewer, Geoffrey Elegy eulogy, inspiration, memory, missing
No One Is You Azgar , Hussaina Elegy absence, courage, death, eulogy,
A good victim I guess Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy leadership, people, rights, satire
Premium Member Poem Smothered Black Rose Robinson Jr., Freddie Elegy dedication, i love you,
Bees in Action Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy conflict, satire
Metallic Beans Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy holocaust, metaphor
Premium Member Poem Covering of the Eyes Robinson Jr., Freddie Elegy bereavement, death, grave, self
Truth why worry about humans Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy humanity, satire, truth
Lone Whale Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy friendship, metaphor, power
Unheard Ordeal of a Half Widow Ansur, Khan Elegy poetry
Prayer of a Desperate Soul Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy heaven, religious, satire
Premium Member Poem You Will Remember White, Darren Elegy death, emotions, goodbye, remember
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for my deep thinking friend who is coming to an end of things Horne, Tania Elegy friend, friendship, sorrow
Hard to say Good-Bye Sergi, Joseph Elegy bereavement, death, family, goodbye,
It is Time Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy hate, satire
Chef's Agony Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy destiny, satire
D S Ngashang, An Elegy Naye, Joseph Jeremiah Elegy appreciation, best friend, death,
Goodbye Mother - soon a dozen years since demise harris, matthew Elegy age, anger, appreciation, cancer,
MaryAnn Sage -- part uno harris, matthew Elegy abortion, break up, cat,
MaryAnn Sage -- part deux harris, matthew Elegy absence, adventure, age, appreciation,
Slipping Babbit, DM Elegy age, introspection, life, time
Premium Member Poem In Memory of Grumpy Cat Wings, Broken Elegy childhood
Behind the House Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy culture, irony, relationship
Vanity Olalekan, Adebayo Abass Elegy death, death of a
Not Laughable Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy africa, leadership, satire
Granda Marks, William Elegy farewell, father son, fathers
A New Star Gagliardi, Annette Elegy bereavement, creation, devotion, eulogy,
A Dirge From My Shrieked Silence Ansur, Khan Elegy humanity
The Mother of all Bombs Harris, STANLEY Elegy death, horror, life, truth
When I finally go Shadrack, Daniel Elegy bereavement
A POETS FUNERAL Agarwala, Amar Elegy funeral, poetry, poets
A VEILED FORTUNE Agarwala, Amar Elegy death
RIP Police Constable Keith Palmer 2017 Harris, STANLEY Elegy courage, dad, death, dedication,
AFTER LIFE Agarwala, Amar Elegy death
Deathbed Birch, Kornelia Elegy dedication
Premium Member Poem The Unforgotten Brother Robinson Jr., Freddie Elegy brother, death, how i
SOUL OF THE DESTITUTE Jesutofunmi, Adeboye Elegy grief
SOUL OF THE DESTITUTE Jesutofunmi, Adeboye Elegy grief
Nebula of darkness Birch, Kornelia Elegy grief
Wanted: Seer of Ice Dunsany, Richard H. Elegy butterfly, character, confusion, family,
RISING FROM MY GRAVE Agarwala, Amar Elegy death, life
Your love for me Herrera, Tiffany Elegy break up
Cheyenne McVay, Robert Elegy tribute
Elegy of a Pellet Victim Ansur, Khan Elegy child, sad
Overrun Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy depression, leadership, metaphor
The Tomb is Democratic Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy grave, irony, peace
A DIFFERENT ROAD Agarwala, Amar Elegy death
HARK YE MORTALS Agarwala, Amar Elegy death
Midnight Flight Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy metaphor, power
A ROADSIDE TALE Agarwala, Amar Elegy death
Gathering Dust Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy allegory, leadership
Paranoia James, Jamala Elegy confusion, death, fear, horror,
A CRYPT'S SOLILOQUY Agarwala, Amar Elegy death, grave
Fly Masters, Melinda Elegy angel, death, heaven
LEAVING BEHIND Agarwala, Amar Elegy death
Lent times in Africa Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Elegy africa, peace, satire
Premium Member Poem Elegy For My Father Ibeh, Edward Elegy death, eulogy, father, poetry,
DEADSPEAK Agarwala, Amar Elegy death
mice and men williams, dwayne Elegy death of a friend,
AN EPITAPH SPEAKS Agarwala, Amar Elegy death
THAT AFTERNOON AT HIGHGATE CEMETERY Agarwala, Amar Elegy death
AN ELEGY FOR MYSELF Agarwala, Amar Elegy love
A DIFFERENT PROFESSION Agarwala, Amar Elegy death
Premium Member Poem Winter's Elegy Dupins, PoetPrentice Elegy nature, remember, sad, seasons,
Memories of Mary Tilley, Kaylyn Elegy family, loss