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Absent Poems | Examples of Absent Poetry

Absent Poems. Below are examples of poems about absent. This list of poetry about absent is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of absent poetry. This list of works about absent is a great resource for examples of absent poems and show how to write poems about absent. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Absent Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Lifelong Hermitage Denizen Enjoys Spiritual Freedom matthew harris Free verse absent, adventure, allegory, environment, fantasy,
I Write Wits Psalm Burning Desire matthew harris Dramatic Verse absent, angst, blue, dad, fate,
Cause I Was Absent MAHTAB BANGALEE Free verse absent, how i feel,
Premium Member Poem Betrayal - Fickle Death's Sickle Jo Daniel Rhyme absent, betrayal, death,
The Plaque Steve Sant Rhyme absent, war,
Premium Member Poem never seen the like of you doug pederson Rhyme absent, funny,
Seasons - in South Africa Juanita Oosthuizen Free verse absent, change, emotions, growth, inspiration,
A World Without Illiterates Maryam Dalhatu Free verse absent, care, change, corruption, deep,
Premium Member Poem He Walked Midnight Sands, In Deserts Of Black Light Robert Lindley Sonnet absent, art, dark, death, halloween,
Premium Member Poem SLAPPY THE APPLE TREE OF OZ - WIZ Kim Rodrigues Rhyme absent, adventure, humor,

HALLOWEEN NIGHT
by Anisha Dutta
        HALLOWEEN NIGHT     
   
       ...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, halloween, horror, night,

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GOD IS PRESENT---
by James Edward Lee Sr.
There is a calling on me, on you
I just don’t know how to answer
And it seems that I don’t know what to do
I’ve been tried...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, appreciation, blessing, confidence, devotion,

EMOTIONS OF YEARNING
by V.MUTHU MANICKAM
The bedspread of the blue sea is vast
She poses saliently silent 
Serenity of the scene in my soul is sure to last
Tho' my mind is...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, beach, for her, i

Lament of My Life
by Dedu Son
In a world of love I was befittingly born,
A time of respect and appreciation;
In one instinct I became destitute,
With one wrong step I fell into...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, emotions,

ABSENCE EQUALS LONELINESS
by norberto franco cisneros

In my despair I asked the old woman
will you bring the sky to cheer me?
She answered, “I can’t, the sky is already around you.”
I was...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, loneliness, longing, love,

The former Double Life Of Matthew Scott Harris
by matthew harris
The (former) Double Life Of Matthew Scott Harris

Dove finch he following iniquitous
     licentious, lecherous longing
     extinguished quite
some...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, grief, hurt, meaningful, memory,

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OrganicGreen Memes
by Gerald Dillenbeck
Enthymeme:
A syllogism or other argument,
logical and ecological and theological,
in which a relational premise
or the rationally robust conclusion
is [0] unexpressed.

All truth is healthy
All beauty is truth
Therefore,...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, beautiful, green, health, humor,

Who Beside This Atheist Doth say Thar Haint No Angels
by matthew harris
Who Beside This Atheist Doth "say" Thar Haint No Angels?

Two fatal head on
     deadly automobile accidents
     in...

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Enclosed Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, 12th grade, angel, death,

Chill
by Xuefeng Pan
No one was aware of when
The surroundings were
Silent and slant

From near to far,
Mosquitoes were disappeared
Flies have gone,
And grasshoppers went

Looked up to the sky
Warblers were nowhere
Swallows...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, autumn, bird, environment, weather,

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Alice in Unreality Land
by Kevin Shaw
Alice in Unreality Land

Tweedle Dee was acting frivolously dumb,
Whilst Mock Turtle’s face sullen and glum.
Not unusually White Rabbit was late,
Alice grew large compressed in a...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, character, confusion, nonsense, surreal,

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I Stand Here
by Mark Peterson
I stand here, spinning rhyme;
child of destiny, soul of time. 
Born on this benighted sphere;
Absent grasp of why I'm here. 
Summoned by a distant voice;
made...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, hope,

The tongue In Cheek Balm
by matthew harris
The (tongue In Cheek) Balm...
Of "permanent" Sleep

Abbott, nothing beats the
     immortal heavenly reincarnation
     after mortality odometer
 ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, absence, allah, angel, celebration,

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The Perpetual Beginner Poet
by Gerald Dillenbeck
This may come as large surprise,
but I did once take a beginner's poetry class
which I often confuse with my beginner parenting class.

In which we learned...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, beauty, health, parents, poetry,

Spiritedly Distilling Social Graces
by matthew harris
Puberty set off affright
seeding decades long
     terrestrial space flight
freighted existential blight,
wherefore from that
attempt to live airtight
many scores yesternight
ago, I barely (except

...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, 11th grade, 12th grade,

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TO BE ABSENT FROM THE BODY IS TO BE PRESENT WITH THE LORD---
by James Edward Lee Sr.
TO BE ABSENT FROM THE BODY IS TO BE PRESENT WITH THE LORD~~~

Don't look for me here;
Just just bury me there;
Place my body in a...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, appreciation, bereavement, confidence, dedication,

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Competing Cooperative Archetypes
by Gerald Dillenbeck
Everyday games we play
grow productive successes
and over consuming failures.

Every day and night
we try to reduce
RightWing dominant overproduction
LeftSoul underconsumption,
Gap growing devolution
of bilateral failing anti-invitation.

Every mutual distrusting...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, earth, games, health, integrity,

The Girl
by Saheed Oshodi
In the beginning 
I saw her pretty face
Smiling with her teeth with space
I watched her bend over to tie her shoe lace
And I could see...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, crush, cute love, emotions,

Distant Boy
by Rhyn Muller
Do you know how much you mean, 
To the distant boy with a gaming screen?
I don't thank you enough for how much you care 
And...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, emotions, for her, i

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ShotGun Journey
by Gerald Dillenbeck
As absence finds us silently saying goodbye
to everyone,
farewell to every place and memory I cherish

And absent any voluntary theological plans 
in conscious development
to ecologically leave...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, age, analogy, health, imagery,

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Nurture Yourself Absent
by Caren Krutsinger
She stops at my house nightly
	Demanding my full attention. I am apparently the only bridge she has not burned.
		Her mother and sisters have blocked her...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absent, for her,