Death Ballad Poems
These Death Ballad poems are examples of Ballad poems about Death. These are the best examples of Ballad Death poems written by international poets.
On the Death of My Sister Categories: art, death,
The early morning phone call.
Then the vague sifting through emotions.
Numbness deepens - like the coastal shelf - and soon enough, there'll be grief, regrets...
Fosse Way Categories: england,
Legend of Fosse Way
Riding hard under a moonlight high
not a leaf rustling and it troubles my mind
In the distance there's music of the lyre...
There is such Heartbreak to See Categories: 12th grade, adventure, africa,
"GRAVE WHERE IS THY VICTORY AND DEATH WHERE IS THY STING"? How does a person after "Death" turn into dust? The person who "Died"...
Spitfire Categories: death of a friend,
For Spitfire, the Wolf
The pack breathes forth
ghosting the landscape
like wraiths leaving the abyss.
A Eulogy in cacophony
Serving their own.Stead.
Akua Aqua Categories: blue, death,
high to the low
middle to the sublime
it's water to limit our time
it goes endless
it takes and kills
blue like aqua
akua speaks to the gills
as she swims...
Life Consumes Death Categories: anniversary, appreciation, birth, blessing,
It can be animate or it can be inanimate "Life" will consume death!Do you have bad health? Some kind of living form can cause death!...
No Screaming Babies by Lyon Brave Categories: 12th grade, abortion, abuse,
I AM NOT SCREAMING FOR DEATH
OR CRYING TO RELEASE THE PAIN
WHEN DOVES FLY IT DOES NOT
REMIND ME OF LOVE OR WEDDINGS
I THINK BABIES...
Stop and wonder why Categories: death, life,
What would the world do
If my time on earth was through
Would it stop and wonder why
It was my time to die
If today was my faithful...
The last journey Categories: death,
There was pain that lasted until the end
Then the silence and darkness not to comprehend
The tunnel of light shone in brilliant white
That over came...
Death on a lonely planet Categories: death, murder,
When we landed it seemed true
That we would survive the whole month through
Then slowly one by one we died
With each morning we wanted to just...
COMPENDIUM OF VIGNETTES Categories: poetry,
VIGNETTE FORM an example
In the base motor pool
See an off-limits card school-
A scheming Bilko takes the pot
Hoodwinking top brass was his game,
Fast talking his claim...
LIFE Categories: blessing,
to be given the gift of life "oh" what a wonderful thing"
to have been created from man and woman
to experience life's many challenges,from birth to...
Police - Just Words Categories: bereavement, death,
The words running through my head need to be right
The watch on my wrist
tells me it’s after midnight
My stomach churns knowing what it will be
He Always Loved Her Categories: devotion, lost love, truth,
He Always Loved Her
The loving man in the neighborhood remembers the day she was born
into the world. He heard just how happy her parents...
Michael, my son Categories: father, son,
He sees the world differently to me
And he can’t be what he wants to be
But he faces everyday in his own way
I worry about him...
Big Fun Categories: betrayal, bullying, suicide, symbolism,
You think it's better
So there you are, nothing's for sure
Nothing's forsaken so you leave us behind...
The festival of nothing Categories: age, courage, dark, death,
I woke up from a deep slumber
Saw my father alive and sober
Saw my mother proud for being asleep
And seeing these unpredictable things...
Triforce on earth Categories: 6th grade, absence, write,
The sky is covered in black
The days are coming to an end
Death falls like crows fell out the sky
The envy like a...
Forever Categories: bereavement, courage, death, death
One day I'll be preserved in sands of time;
glaring into diamond rays—white lights
the earth dissolves my flesh to fertile dust;
embeds treasures—secrets in a crackled skull
Translation with Commentary of a Wild West Classic: SUMMER WINE by T Wignesan Categories: america, angel, betrayal, england,
Translation with commentary of an archetypal Wild West Classic : " Summer Wine "
(I'd wage my bottom diamond dime future generations will re-discover and treasure...