Best Cancer Poems
Below are the all-time best Cancer poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of cancer poems written by PoetrySoup members
A beautiful mirror
absence, allusion, cancer, emotions,
-Escape of the mountain-
Do you care about my breast?
The new curve - countryside corset.
The beauty of every summer dress
Laying down, wearing out gravity...
anger, bullying, cancer, death
**Every pace change --is the voices of poets sharing his/her Ribbon**
The phone rings,
The clock dings,
I scream, scream, and...
HE IS MY BEST FRIEND
cancer, friendship, tribute,
HE’S MY BEST FRIEND
Times of laughter under a southern sky
with jacarandas in their ripest bloom.
Those days were left behind as years went by
with summer’s shining...
cancer, life, peoplechild, lost, child,
If we don’t feel with our hearts, we don’t belong
If we don’t see as one, the world is wrong
Beyond the wars and the hate and...
Worst Love Poem Ever Written
cancer, cry, death of
I suck at dying poems
Chemo poems, Metastatic Cancer poems,
Hair falling out in the shower poems
And I told a half truth
When I told you I...
Thirty-Eight, Cancer Poem: For Sharon
absence, best friend, cancer,
Thirty Eight ( Corny Cancer Poem) For Sharon
Hallmark has a million cards in their catalog
And not one of them says,
American greetings had nothing that...
- I Died A Little Inside - A Sad Bluebell Story -
blue, cancer, death, emotions,
A windswept bluebell I am
even though the sun is high in the sky
The wind ruffled the hair
my skin would slowly freeze like mosaic
Want to paint...
Living With It
cancer, health, life,
It crouches above the ripe strawberry of her left nipple -
a swelling blot on the flawless skinscape of her breast;
a mortality reminder, a dead bell...
By God's Grace
I, who always used to gravitate toward health and fitness,
would flatter myself that I was too healthy to ever get a bad disease.
Then it happened!...
With Angels Wings
anxiety, beauty, cancer, death,
"With Angels Wings"
The whispering winds, a song they sing
A song of sorrow and of a heart so big
Your love reaches as far as the...
ABC World's Famous Scientists In History
cancer, inspirational, me,
A is for Anton van Leeuwenhoek- in his simple microscope made him well-known,
B is for Benjamin Franklin who invented the electricity ...
Breast Cancer Awareness
This is a short piece for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. I lost a close friend very talented, very young to breast cancer. I also lost...
Mama Swore It'd Be Alright
childhoodheart, heart, life, cancer,
I grew up shooting pool and dancing on the bar
Mama said with enough buise anyone could be a star
Daddy was in the...
I am Me, Set me Free
cancer, creation, environment, health,
I am given to you by Creator Himself
My Limbs long to grow straight and tall
Bathed in sunlight from above, paying homage
Fulfilling my God given task
COP A FEEL - BREAST CANCER AWARENESS CAMPAGIN
Breasts, boobies, knockers, tits – call them what you will
We are talking about breast cancer – and sadly it can kill
The key to success with...
On Turning Fifty
age, cancer, me, mother,
A five and a zero.
The big one creeping up,
Four three two one!
The countdown has begun
The race is on.
Big one creeping up so fast
I can hear...
angel, beauty, cancer,
He called me that S word again
deadly threats with His pen
a coincidence in disguise
I now seek out other guys
Revirgin Mary I willn't be
alive in fantasy...
CANCER - REMEMBERING WHAT YOU WANT TO FORGET
You crept into our lives
like a cat burglar in the dead of night
invading every aspect of our world
Robotic treatment by the Da Vinci Machine
bereavement, cancer, death, grief,
he swayze her in his arms
it's a movie
an old movie
he is happy
a very unique joy
doing what he adores
a love like parents feel for...
My First Priority is Me
art, cancer, dedication, friendship,
If theres one thing i know
That's set in stone
Is that you can't be
To everyone you know
So just be you
If their expectin more
It's time to...
I'm my Daddy Made Over
absence, angst, cancer, change,
Dedicated to my Dad Jerry W. Niday 3/20/1952 - 6/18/2013
I am who I am because of him
He’s the reason for my son’s name
He gave me...
We Lost More Than a Dad
cancer, absence, angst, best friend,
We lost more than just a Dad that day
We lost half of how we came to be
We lost we four girls first love
We lost our...
For Suzanne, Green and Golden
beauty, cancer, character, childhood,
“The October night comes down; returning as before
Except for a slight sensation of being ill at ease
I mount the stairs and turn the handle of...
A Mothers Last Goodbye
cancer, death, mother, me, love,
“Good-bye my daughter dear,” she said
As tears welled up in her eyes
“It’s time for me to go to sleep
This must be no surprise
The good Lord...
A Child's View of Death
cancer, childhood, deathdeath, death, me,
A Child’s View of Death
People say now that Grandpa was thin
But he had plump cheeks; cancer had set in
Each Sunday penny candy in my...