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Absent Poems - Poems about Absent

Absent Poems - Examples of all types of poems about absent 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 absent.
Premium Member Give God Hell Gran
... Give God Hell Gran Crisp golden leaves lie scattered Above the freshness of the soil, Shattered lives stoop and hover Unable to to raise a smile. Absent people , static minds, Onl......Read More
Categories: absent, god, grandmother, heaven,
Form: Rhyme



Insect innocence
... Drink the poison from my blood, breathe the rot from my lungs. Take all that has been decaying inside me and nurse it to health like an injured bird. A child who was once pure, turned sour like......Read More
Categories: absent, angst, child abuse, childhood,
Form: Free verse
What’s left of me
...What would happen in the absence of my presence? I directed my gaze towards her, resting my head on her lap, and met her eyes. The depths of my heart would consume itself, seeking to alleviate the an......Read More
Categories: absent, feelings, for her, i
Form: Free verse
Empty Platform
...The subway platform is empty, posters, the occasional bench a fire extinguisher in a locked box, over-stuffed trash receptacles, the usual graffiti. No people, the strangers you travel with, ......Read More
Categories: absent, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Mine psyche riddled with dybbuk
...Mine psyche riddled with dybbuk Thru emerging adulthood awareness awoke within noggin of average baby boomer bloke catastrophization toward risk taking I evoke positive growth experiences through......Read More
Categories: absent, abuse, analogy, angst, anxiety,
Form: Rhyme



Wonderment at existence
...Wonderment at existence ™ With my scrunched and bushy furrowed brow I often ponder the precise circumstances that any thing to be born tracing back lineage of self or arbitrary individua......Read More
Categories: absent, adventure, animal, atheist, celebration,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Woman, Woman, Muse Of Saint-Valentine
...You, gorgeous Muse, with velvety skin The sugary sap of my poetic pen And the sole labyrinth of my soul You inspire me and I adore you. You are my perennial spring smile The garden of my ether......Read More
Categories: absent, angel, beauty, friendship love,
Form: Rhyme
Relapse
...Footsteps echo in the corridor of doubt A thoughtless mind in lasting drought Dried up thoughts = washed up habits Habits sprint like wild jackrabbits Peaking like a vicious storm crashing......Read More
Categories: absent, psychological,
Form: Couplet
Formidable flourishing fiends
...Formidable flourishing fiends... harangue since landing yours truly immersed in a dream-like fiercesome state of war, not quite a dream can be described as a "hypnagogic state" whil......Read More
Categories: absent, angst, animal, anxiety, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Gods plan
...In this life I've seen several people die. It used to really haunt me and I would ask God why. The first time I was just a teen so many years ago, I was in the middle of giving a massage to a pe......Read More
Categories: absent, death, god,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Son, You Need A Haircut: 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline
..."A dressed day has disrobed into the depth of a drawer's nightstand." (Oh, how positively awesome that what can be sorted out in such an explanatory pattern that a difference would maketh a day.)......Read More
Categories: absent, anger, angst, anxiety, conflict,
Form: Prose
The Hummingbird Preludes
...Hummingbird’s playing in the background, The Page plays the blues, interludes, fingers touching the sensual key notes scent openings in the mind reeling in the horizontal lines alo......Read More
Categories: absent, romance, senses, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member FOUR PLAY
...As daylight crept away, defeated A darkness called me to be seated Beneath a tree that was no more Beside a silenced, absent, shore a cold wind chuckles passersby turn from her greeting c......Read More
Categories: absent, poetry,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Your Way Out is Through the Garden
... seventeen years we went before I knew your friends names you barely know now and you kept them absent from me as you keep yourself still, so leave stay cradle-tucked away as a soothing, sour ......Read More
Categories: absent, age, extended metaphor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Writer from Within
...The less I move my lips at my 4:00 am Saturday morning sessions The more These words are trees standing still beside a racing river A long way away Freight train bores the night Moon without ......Read More
Categories: absent, journey, silence, solitude, sound,
Form: Free verse

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