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Cinquain Grief Poems | Cinquain Poems About Grief

These Cinquain Grief poems are examples of Cinquain poems about Grief. These are the best examples of Cinquain Grief poems written by international PoetrySoup poets

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The One Who Survives


			      four funerals
		   not my fault, mourners say
	           paralyzed by survivor's guilt
			       what now?

Copyright © Janice Canerdy | Year Posted 2016

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silent darkness
Kiss’s you lightly
Emotionless moment to grieve

Copyright © Cynthia Ferguson | Year Posted 2014

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Bittersweet Memories

Nostalgia Endearing, wistful Recalling, longing, reflecting, Remembering a cherished time Beloved Grief Sorrowful, tragic Mourning, desiring, paining Torpid from heart’s despair Loss for Dr. Ram's Cinquain Poetry Contest, 12/13/14

Copyright © Rhonda Johnson-Saunders | Year Posted 2014

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Bleeding tears
Weeping Daggered Wounds
Shattered, Heavy-Hearted , Dejected , Misery

Copyright © sima mittal | Year Posted 2013

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Absently Present

Absently Present

Enigmatic, inexplicable,
Feeding the inspiration
A presence filled absence

Craving, aching,
Firing the imagination
Vehement yet resigned desire

Written by: Ronald Zammit
Dated: 22.12.2014
Modern Style Cinquain: Word Count 1/2/3/4/1
Contest: Cinquain (theme: Longing)
Sponsor: Dr Ram Mehta
Placed: 3rd

Note: Suadade – a close meaning would be a feeling of missing someone or something but even deeper (Portuguese & Galician)

Copyright © Ronald Zammit | Year Posted 2014

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Dear Lisa

                                                            “Dear Lisa”

Flying above the clouds looking down upon those I have touched
Wings spread across the sky touching each sea over shadowing the mountain peaks
I can see clearly now as I fly in circles around the world
I no longer feel the pain that encompassed my body; I feel the love that encircles my soul

Although I passed away please have no grief for my longer being next to you
Have no fear of days to come for I will hold your hand as you take each step
When you feel cold I will wrap you in these wings of gold
You are not alone for I’m always there, just whisper my name

To those I’ve touched from young to old I can see you
Please sit with me as we drink our coffee with our poles in the water
Please talk to me for I can hear you as your lips speak 
Please don’t fear the gentle wind you feel, it’s just me drying your tears

I will never say goodbye for one day we will meet again
I shall always believe in you for you’re all a part of me
I will always share my love with all I consider my family
I am the one and only Jimmy and you honey are my precious dear Lisa

Copyright © Brian Stoaks | Year Posted 2017