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Abandonment Poems - Poems about Abandonment

Abandonment Poems - Examples of all types of poems about abandonment to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for abandonment.
the deceit of a mother
...9 years had passed without a trace of you in my mind And in the 10th year, like a dormant volcano now live, you met me once again Isn't it funny, how, you left me at my most fragile And ......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, betrayal, grief,
Form: Free verse

Surviving co-dependence
...I’m done with co-dependence or so I say I’ve burnt so many effigies for others I’m the giver in my codependency The taker burns all my oxygen She used to grant just a puff to breathe Her flame ......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, divorce, father, love, mother,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Departure Or The Loss Of A Darling Spouse
...It's heartrending to lose a spouse A very special woman who shares the house With your body, your heart and your soul It's very hard to feel losing your whole Your being, everything you have It'......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, anxiety, betrayal, crush, death
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member That was Then This is Now
...That was then when the truth was a lie scorching the bitter tongue of unseen circumstances that crawled on the belly of youthful unrest running toward the darker quarters where Angels left wear......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, change, conflict, confusion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Requiem for a Lonely Woman
...In the outskirts, where whispers weave through the wind, there stands a farmhouse, its timbers groaning with secrets, a silhouette etched against the horizon’s fading light. Once, it was alive, ......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, house, loneliness, woman,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Edvard Munch, The Woman and the Bear
..."show me your face" growls subside upon revelation does your countenance veil mine? I see beyond sight and temporality still full of sorrow, though drawn in indisputably realised in your emb......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, art,
Form: Ekphrasis
I see you flinch, but the universe spins without aid
...I see you flinch, but the universe spins without aid, Beloved, our world dances in circles, yet we anchor in place. You forget the shadow and the years shift, like a play changing its set, Beneath......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Letter to Bob
...Dear Bob, It has been mighty long That I have licked my wounds and cursed your song. I wish you had warned me, Bob, That the lying bastard came only to rob My shame bathed in my suppressed s......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, allusion, anger, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Illusionary Art
...My perception of the world is illusory art The darkness is absolute Women suffering violent abuse From the one who said, “I do.” Men and women pushing dope To innocent souls searching for hope ......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, 12th grade, allusion, betrayal,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member EASTERTIDE week 3
...Simplicity    for today in the light of His existence. invisible but liberating everything that separates      man from self in a  permanent home avoiding abandonment    discovering ......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, christian, inspiration,
Form: Bio
Premium Member Souls Cry
... Essence melancholic bemoans, echoing soul’s doleful cry When clamors of unrequited love, earnestly amplify, Bruised yearnings of deep desires, as lovelorn heart sighs, For the longings of shatte......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, heartbroken, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Vultures Circle The Sky
... In the shadows, harpies linger as agents provocateur, for the Fallen Watchers, for pecking order. Prostitute mercenaries, addicted to mercury and disorder. Their claws sharp, their cries a ......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, art,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Timeless adoration
... “A lover asked his beloved, Do you love yourself more than you love me? Beloved replied, I have died to myself and I live for you. I've disappeared from myself and my attributes, I am present o......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, love,
Form: Free verse
Poems about Science 5: Evolution
...POEMS ABOUT SCIENCE 5: EVOLUTION Fly’s Eyes by Michael R. Burch Inhibited, dark agile fly along paint-peeling sills, up to the bright glass drawn by radiance compounded thousandfold,— I......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, child, children, earth, life,
Form: Rhyme
...Running off with tomorrow divorcing today The moment left orphaned — all time astray (Dreamsleep: February, 2024) ......Read the rest...
Categories: abandonment, time,
Form: Rhyme

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