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Cinquain Loss Poems | Cinquain Poems About Loss

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you must not sink
please save me from my fate
love cannot keep me from drowning
in tears

Copyright © Rhonda Johnson-Saunders | Year Posted 2012

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Regret Bittersweet tears Gently fall unremarked An outpouring of emotion Unheard

Copyright © Shane Cooper | Year Posted 2015

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Third week now
Like stinging prison bars 
Someone is lost out there, I hear

Copyright © Grace EunSong Lee | Year Posted 2010

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Without presence
Taken from sight 
Alone with no reflection

Copyright © Cynthia Ferguson | Year Posted 2014

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Shrinking Violet

Death masks
the intrusive
images of past thoughts
being burned.  The soul's dark night dreams
lynched hearts.

Copyright © Effie Blake | Year Posted 2007

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Hosted lament,
Growth yielded dying fiend,
Rancor malice abort bastard,

Copyright © Lewis Michael | Year Posted 2015

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one becomes none
your thoughts echo their thoughts
total surrender of the self

Copyright © Frank Polgar | Year Posted 2016

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The One Who Survived


                                       still here
                                         twice a widow
                                            only in my fifties
                                               my Savior carries my sorrows
                                                  each day

**the survivor is a close friend of mine

Written on 2/5/2016
For The One Who Survived Contest
Sponsor: Sara Kendrick

Copyright © Laura Leiser | Year Posted 2016

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Bokeh lights

Bokeh lights on my Christmas tree
Blurred from crying 
Can you not see?

How I thought I saw you  
The way you were moving away
Brown liquour crushing the new

Way I feel about 
When our song comes on
Sensing your doubt

I know you want to part ways
Turn in your key
Hello to the rest of your days

I'll drink my caramel delight
You'll say goodbye to me
Whiskey I'll love you tonight

Copyright © Lauren Smith | Year Posted 2014

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We are Royalty

A tear slow motion down the hill of my round cheek tickling the corner of my mouth I feel An ache knowing your loss remembering the face of the one I lost years ago embrace Our hearts joined in oneness in a bond that will last because we've walked in the same shoes our grace Likewise Today's hardship has the power to rise man over prejudices of all kinds. Of skin creeds and cultures as we are one in Him who sought to give to us all His kingship. My loss is His loss too His loss also my loss our hearts are one, linked forever in love. By CarolineCecile copyright © 08.01.11

Copyright © Caroline Cécile Delacroix | Year Posted 2011

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I thought so strong,
broken beneath the waves,
will whisper of its ocean realm
no more.

Copyright © Nick Ruff | Year Posted 2008

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Body Danger
Killing Far Too Many
Silent Killer Of Families

Copyright © Marie Harrison | Year Posted 2010

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Without feelings

Leaving her completely

Heart broken forever goodbye 


Copyright © Sharon Ruebel | Year Posted 2010

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Our hometown is
We don’t know what to do
Or how to feel about this all

That’s what came next
Real sickness from battle
Everyone was sick of all

Loud noises
That’s all we heard
Constant crashes and cracks
Dying eardrums, unhearable

People are hurt
Nobody left unchanged
The hurt of this has changed all lives

-Megan (May 11th, 2016)

Copyright © Megan Lambrecht | Year Posted 2016

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GOODBYE (Cinquain)

On the altar
Left for her by family
They will never forget today

Copyright © Vernette Hutcherson | Year Posted 2007

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Questions and Answers

answers... where could they be you're lost and can't be found twists and turns into nothingness questions... Written By: Laura Loo Date Written: February 9, 2016

Copyright © Laura Loo | Year Posted 2016

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Breath Again

 trapped in a dream forever i was gone 
a mind of deception a love that was strong 

     my back against the wall with stabs to the heart 
my love, my life,,has driffted apart 

     you say you love me, i can hear the lie 
you say, you don't lie, but the angels cry 
     they cry a sunny day, cause it hurts so bad 
in this time in our life we feel so sad 

     were lost in a maze trying to find eachother 
lost like a child with no warmth of a mother 

     i wanna die cause i hate this life 
i close my eyes and fight this life 

     my world has falling and i lost a friend 
please help me god, so i can breath again 

Copyright © Joe Hinojosa | Year Posted 2012

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under the cloak


Mask Motives

Under The Cloak.

Frightening Ability To Conceal

As The Pharisees did !

chipepo lwele

Copyright © chipepo lwele | Year Posted 2012

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My child, My pride

This child In whom I pride Born of my flesh and blood Taken from me on a cold night, My cries And I Time after time Look high and low, tireless As I sense, yet see not where you hide, Sent spies At night To roam the skies And throw my shooting stars That you can see my Light conquers The night And I Have heard your cries Keep your eyes on lightbeams A force that will turn you alight And I Will find You, and you, I Tied together as one Melting all fears and tears; in you I pride. © March 2012

Copyright © Caroline Cécile Delacroix | Year Posted 2012

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resting place

family gather around

many bitter sweet memories


Copyright © Eiken Laan | Year Posted 2010

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Calico (Cinquain)

I saw
a dead kitty
lying on the roadway.
Somebody’s heart will be broken

Copyright © Connie Marcum Wong | Year Posted 2010

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It Reminds Me

As a gentle breeze blows against my face
It reminds me of your soft caress

When I look up at the blue sky
It reminds me of your beautiful eyes

A song plays on the radio
It reminds me of the music you use to play

When I hear someone telling a joke
It reminds me the jokes you use to tell

Someone makes a silly face
It reminds me of the faces you use to make

When i look at our pictures
It reminds me of the love we shared

Everywhere I look
It reminds me of you

Copyright © Christine Lucas | Year Posted 2006

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He needed love
Someone to replace her
But he never found love again

Copyright © jack horne | Year Posted 2011

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Exploding violenty
On my brothers
Blood shed brings tears

Copyright © Ahmed Rashwan | Year Posted 2008

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MY LOSS (Cinquain)

my little girl
drowned when she was six
I love and miss you every day

Copyright © Vernette Hutcherson | Year Posted 2007

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My Horrible Woman

Terrible soul
She brings me awful pain
Horrible she is, killing all
Of me

Copyright © Russell Sivey | Year Posted 2012

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getting back,
a deadly killer,
my hatred supasses all,

Copyright © Rae Stegall | Year Posted 2007

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The One Who Survives

Ten men
War clouds roll in
Bullets rain, fight the storm
Eighteen hands now crossed, under flags

February 6, 2016

Copyright © Sam Jameson | Year Posted 2016

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Many Colors

On Display Openly

Casket Closes Sadly Meaning


Copyright © Christopher Bunton | Year Posted 2011

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Flooding Rivers (Cinquain)

Flowing over
Destroying many homes
Sadness upsetting many hearts

© Joseph, 8/19/07
© All Rights Reserved

Copyright © Joseph Spence Sr | Year Posted 2007