Best Dead Poems
Below are the all-time best Dead poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of dead poems written by PoetrySoup members
An ember sparked will softly glow,
and fed by fuel, will grow and grow.
I once was cinder, sparked by you,
first timid. . . till the flames...
A Cathartic Weave Of Three
dead, break up, celebration, devotion,
autumn is here.
now that you are gone
who will wake every morn
to lift the sun
unveil the sky
etch in the clouds
who will paint the...
A Long Loud Sigh
dead, introspection, drug,
sometimes you are in its minimal spotted light...sometimes!
other times you just know you've been touched and you freeze,
moved but frozen...like a stranger it moves in,...
Black Diamond Night
dead, body, death, history, lonely,
Black Diamond Night (a coal miner’s cemetery)
Where the ebony, we call “NIGHT”,
Old black rocks sit under the twilight
Diamond shape eyes unclear and lonely,
Love Poem 29
dead, daffodils, life, love, passion,
Every day, I fall in love with something new,
while maintaining the love I have already found.
I fall in love with scars, wrinkles,
clichés, and repetition; I...
To all the heart breakers -a ZOMBIE's valentine
dead, anger, death, horror, humorous,
Wouldn't you rather~
Wouldn't you rather be dead?
Maybe shoot yourself in the head?
Over my dead heart, I'd never want to be a zombie like you.
Love in the Silence of the Soul
dead, death, love, sorrow,
As a young boy
Sitting in a pew
The winter darkness pressing down
Candlelight waves from hidden drafts
Shadows danced on the walls
I heard the words destined to me
The Ballad of the Poet
dead, beauty, death, deep, emo,
*The Dead Poet*
Many blocks along the road,
Kicking down walls of heavy stones,
Yet no one could draw through the walls of her lonely bones.
Thinking Out Loud
dead, angel, beauty, love,
i think out loud
from my fingers to a keyboard
so forgive me if my speak
is somewhat long winded
if it has swirls and curls
dead, depression, emotions, pain,
Behind that garden rail;
Where worms, squirm and roam,
They dig into every worst part of my day.
I feel them crawling, making my hide their home.
For One Pass Of Your Breath
dead, lost love, love, love
you write your words and they make me cry
you write those word and you know i die
but i've died so often now
i held you in...
dead, 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...
dead, change, death, god, heaven,
Seeing through these cold dead eyes now,
This world looks much different.
The scars of one’s life entire,
Appear now for all to see.
What once meant everything,
In Strangler's Wood
In forest's night, the trees bend low
beneath a slice of half moon’s glow;
silent shadows waver...
In Strangler's Wood - tanka version
dead, autumn, mystery, rain,
At a dead man’s throat
lies the rain drenched woolen scarf
that stifled his screams.
Cold Winds howl through decayed trees -
witnesses in the shadows.
dead, confusion, death, dream, future,
Welcome to my ----- life
A beautiful broken aura
A Small Bouquet Of My Word Groupings
dead, appreciation, celebration, childhood, daughter,
you were an infant
i would sing a song i created for you
'there's a baby in my arms
there's a baby in the mirror
dead, beautiful, cry, deep, freedom,
Crying River (The Untold Ballad)
Undercover waters of rain dash
Cold children, no smiling splash
Tragic sobs, epic force of the mountain rain
Beautiful as it may seem...
dead, body, death, fantasy, kiss,
The Tale below was carved one night
Upon the Stone, by candlelight
...most won’t believe, but some just might
.........most won’t believe, but some just might
dead, adventure, chocolate, love, peace,
Our first awareness
falling through time
through blood-rain, pure white snow, green vegetation
Where Gladiators Fought
dead, passion, places,
Where gladiators fought for life,
we meet to fight for love
The constellations in the Roman night sky,
celestial spectators, bathe the Colosseum
in the white blood of...
An Eulogy Of Sorts, That, Hopefully, Lends Itself To Daver
Do not vainly look in those remote
That, once, were acquainted with a
Small part of me; ...
Secret of the Mortician
dead, corruption, dark, death, funeral,
The Secret of the Mortician
Dead, but I got eyes
Prepares my body at the morgue
Opens the chest
Drains the blood from its nudity
Admires my body before it...
dead, angst, anxiety, conflict, crazy,
Anxiety (The Worst Noose In Town)
-- like flooding waters, creeping in
I count 30, seconds, holding my breath again
Drowning in agitation, overwhelmed by...
Texian Macabre Arena
dead, pride, sin, sorrow, symbolism,
The First Texian Macabre Arena Ballad (The extended free-fallen edition)
In another life, is where I first saw your face!
One summer afternoon, lying wounded next...