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Best Death Of A Friend Poems

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Premium Member ''death of a friend''
death is near-
a fading out    tomorrow will never be-
gone away        an empty shell will dwell

birds...

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Categories: death of a friend, death, death of a
Form: Free verse



Premium Member PINK LACE
**Every pace change --is the voices of poets sharing his/her Ribbon** 

"PINK LADIES"  
  
The phone rings, 
The clock dings,

I scream, scream, and...

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Categories: death of a friend, anger, bullying, cancer, death
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Ungrateful child
I woke up that day with tears in my eyes,
after I heard about your father's demise.
Guess you've never understood,
the point of being his blood.

I remember...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death of a friend, anger, death, death of
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Carolyn Devonshire RIP
We never met, although we planned
to make our dream come true;
the will was strong, the body weak…
and then you bid adieu
when angels came and took...

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Categories: death of a friend,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member You Caught The Wind
I remember you, from when there was a spring
When the seasons were ripe, with verdant green
Our nimble feet danced in the wind
and on the brink...

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Categories: death of a friend,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Worst Love Poem Ever Written
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...

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Categories: death of a friend, cancer, cry, death of
Form: Elegy
A Night At The Desolate Harbor
The ship in the habor on silvery seas
Lay vacant outspread 'neath the glassy moon
Drifting in cold whispers of the night
Like a drunk man shriveled on...

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Categories: death of a friend,
Form: Free verse
Under the Willow Trees
A path strewn thick with ruddy-faced leaves
led to nowhere and everywhere in fantasies, 
our near-death rescue from boredom 
      ...

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Categories: death of a friend, childhood, death of a
Form: Free verse
Soul mates solace
When my final shadows cling on desperately
Where I fight formidable battles
to merely hold the light
I send you loving vibrations
and soul sustenance
Deep from the cathedral
of one...

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Categories: death of a friend, art, bereavement, body, care,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Last Call
He left his sneakers by the shore
A backpack too, was laid aside
to pick up when the sun had died

He claimed his other gear, instead
The thrill...

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Categories: death of a friend, bereavement, death, death of
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I still feel the pain
I still feel the pain

I remember the past- as I'm looking back
and I still can't believe it's true...
it's hard for even me,   to...

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Categories: death of a friend, abuse, child, death of
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Rainbow Sherbet and dying Poems
I never got why you always
Ate the red pink color out 
The Sherbet ice cream

It was like excavation
How you removed all the cherry
Without even affecting...

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Categories: death of a friend, bereavement, best friend, cancer,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member We Are Borrowed
Death usually brings her own rewards.
More hugging and clutching, 
More appreciation,
More reverence,
More laughter.
More respect.
In some ways,
It is the best
Time to love,
A reminder
That we
Are all
Borrowed,
But we
Have...

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Categories: death of a friend, death, death of a
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tribute to Winged Warrior
Tribute to Winged Warrior

Oh what majestic beauty,
has been trampled,
trampled to death by a vicious enemy
Oh what misery is ours, 
we who are left behind
in ...

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Categories: death of a friend, bereavement, death of a
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Here Lies a Poet
Her ink has dried, her stories spun
On distant shores, her songs are sung


Atlantis must be beautiful in fall Carolyn,
Love always, jim

September, 2021...

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Categories: death of a friend,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Corey Fazel
Koorosh the Great, Friend

All of my heart
One tear
Or one Monsoon
No amount, no grandeur
Can express the sorrow
Oh yes, I am sad, I am saddened
I am in...

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Categories: death of a friend, beauty, death, death of
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Simply time to go, a little brother's lamentation
Too hard for me to say goodbye
For all apparent reasons why
Even though we all know it must be
Each heart will someday stop the beat
When the...

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Categories: death of a friend, brother, conflict, confusion, courage,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Departed Friendships
For Linda, Freddie, Chan, & others that meant something true to us…

Another departure…

Another wistful teardrop
Embracing yesterday’s candid goodbye

No longer can we touch their physical soul....

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Categories: death of a friend,
Form: Free verse
A message from Emilly
A message from Emilly
By Angelo Casiano


A message from above to those of you I love.
I love you more than you’ll ever know,
Even more now that...

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Categories: death of a friend, age, daughter, death of
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Pearls Upon My Brain
I
Multiple Sclerosis 
Disease pleases itself by attacking my immune system 

Paragraphs of pain drain my body and brain 
Sentences swirling around my blood stream
Of negative...

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Categories: death of a friend, addiction, anxiety, courage, death,
Form: Free verse
Death
When I am gone, release me, let me go.
I have so many things to see and do,
You mustn't tie yourself to me with too many...

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Categories: death of a friend, bereavement, cry, death, death
Form: I do not know?
WAS THAT YOU
My dog began barking at the air
I began to ask myself 
Was it you? Were you there ?

I thought I heard your voice in my...

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Categories: death of a friend, brother, death, death of
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Don't give up the fight
Don't give up the fight

Vs 1
I know that you have suffered in the silence,
(but) I never knew that you would go this far...
I thought I...

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Categories: death of a friend, anxiety, conflict, death of
Form: Lyric
Premium Member A Red, Red Rose ---- POTD
I see a red, red rose covered with dew.
It's perfect; I pick it for my friend dear.
My lonely heart is strained and I feel blue.

There...

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Categories: death of a friend,
Form: Villanelle
Premium Member We Went On The Boat - A Sonnet for David
It was our pride and joy, that boat...our prize.
We'd sail to Key West every year in fall,
After summer downpours left the noon.
We made our pact...

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Categories: death of a friend, absence, adventure, boat, boyfriend,
Form: Sonnet