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Bereavement Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem senryu- Ashes trail out with the sky Eve Roper Senryu bereavement, i miss you,
Premium Member Poem I NOW MISS YOU WILL--CARMEN LEE BROWN LEE My WIFE James Edward Lee Sr. Dramatic Verse appreciation, bereavement, dedication, devotion,
You complete me Debjani Mitra Free verse absence, bereavement, break up,
RIP Me Maureen McGreavy Free verse bereavement, mental illness,
Welcome to the Real World NZ David Smith Dramatic Verse analogy, anxiety, assonance, bereavement,
surrogate jan oskar hansen Blank verse april, atheist, baby, bereavement,
Unforgiven warren marc Free verse angst, bereavement, loss,
Your authority Ibohal Kshetrimayum I do not know? bereavement, best friend, betrayal,
You died warren marc Free verse bereavement, death,
The Time Is Now Terry Philips Free verse bereavement, death, death of
Premium Member Poem Haunted Katherine Braithwaite Triolet allusion, analogy, bereavement,
Premium Member Poem WHO WOULD LISTEN DIANE PERNA Free verse bereavement, abuse, angst, anti bullying,
Premium Member Poem GOD SHALL CALL ME HOME--- James Edward Lee Sr. Lyric appreciation, bereavement, blessing, celebration,
Death Isnt The End Hazel Beirne ABC bereavement, betrayal, eulogy, friendship
Premium Member Poem Dialogue Wayne Kingston Haiku bereavement, cry,
Memories of my Dad Pt 2 Kay Roberts Rhyme bereavement, dad, daughter, father
Memories of My Dad Pt 1 Kay Roberts Rhyme bereavement, dad, daughter, father
Grief and suffering susan Harris Prose Poetry age, anxiety, appreciation, bereavement,
I promise William Light I do not know? bereavement, best friend, child,
Maze of Death DAVID MITCHELL Dramatic Verse anger, beautiful, beauty, bereavement,
The Cat That Left Panagiota Romios Couplet bereavement, cat, heartbroken, love,
Memory Of A Dear Friend Gwen Schuetz Free verse bereavement, friend, god, sad,
Premium Member Poem MORE THAN JUST A FEELING GOD IN CHRIST-- James Edward Lee Sr. Free verse appreciation, bereavement, caregiving, devotion,
Her Broken Bow Afnan Hafiz Dramatic Verse bereavement, betrayal, break up,
The scab, or For Donna Catherine Wood Free verse anniversary, bereavement, body, death
January funeral Catherine Wood Free verse bereavement, death of a
the smile William Forchion Free verse bereavement, black african american,
ALWAYS WITH YOU aditi sheemar Rhyme adventure, bereavement, blessing, caregiving,
Fickle luck Anna Hopper Free verse bereavement, emotions,
Premium Member Poem KNOCKING BY TONGUE IS MOCKING Muhammad Safa Thajudeen Blank verse abuse, bereavement, character, evil,
Mom, I am still your girl aditi sheemar Rhyme anger, bereavement, child, daughter,
Forever Awakening From Deep Sleep matthew harris Free verse absence, bereavement, betrayal, conflict,
Bliss Jimmi Canada I do not know? baby, basketball, beach, bereavement,
In Sadness and Sorrow I Now Weep Charlie Baker Acrostic bereavement, death of a
Premium Member Poem SAVED- DAMMED- OR LOST- THE Soul of a MAN- James Edward Lee Sr. Light Verse analogy, anxiety, appreciation, bereavement,
Beloved Feline Panagiota Romios Rhyme beautiful, bereavement, cat,
Fallen Apurva Prabhudesai Free verse absence, bereavement,
One last time Apurva Prabhudesai Free verse beautiful, bereavement,
Premium Member Poem INCOMING-- James Edward Lee Sr. Rhyme adventure, appreciation, assonance, bereavement,
Premium Member Poem Growing Older Marilyn Williams Free verse bereavement, best friend, death
Villanelle No 1 Duncan Mitchell Villanelle bereavement, best friend, sorrow,
Premium Member Poem My Eternal Grief Emile Pinet Roundel angst, anxiety, bereavement, death,
Premium Member Poem DECEIVING IN TRADE Muhammad Safa Thajudeen Blank verse abuse, anger, bereavement, break
Bond Together Until Doomed Angela Neuser Blank verse anxiety, bereavement, emotions, grief,
Premium Member Poem Missing you Laura Hay Free verse bereavement,
Premium Member Poem I long for the night Laura Hay Rhyme bereavement,
Premium Member Poem Every day I miss you Laura Hay Free verse bereavement,
Premium Member Poem Treasured memories Laura Hay Free verse bereavement,
Premium Member Poem Memories Laura Hay Rhyme bereavement,
Premium Member Poem Star bright Laura Hay Rhyme bereavement,

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Bereavement Poem Example

Still A Soldier

I lay here today a soldier
I know some don't understand
I will try to explain
So maybe you can

I served my country
For many a year
I retired long ago
The soldier still here

I put on my uniform
I wore it to foreign lands
The soldier I was
Is still in the man

I have been a husband, father, and friend
To some of you here
But I've been a soldier all along
Even after so many a year

My final salute
I render today
I'm still a soldier
I'm just on my way

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