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Best Forgiveness Poems

Below are the all-time best Forgiveness poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of forgiveness poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Forgiveness
As Dawn would bring no daylight without dark
     empty night; the clearest day no beauty hold
without the dreary rainstorm's dismal mark.
...

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Categories: forgiveness,
Form: Sonnet



Love Passing By
When the crimson rose has faded
And our day at last is done;
In the forest dark and shaded
Blows the tempest, dims the sun.
When the night holds...

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Categories: forgiveness, love, love, pride,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Wind From The Sea



Inspired by Andrew Wyeth Watercolor Painting -- Wind From the Sea, 1947




Standing in the old house
A strange mixture of feelings erupt within me
My roommates Depression,...

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Categories: conflict, depression, forgiveness, hope, love,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Tell the Night to Hold Me

I made for you, a castle
     But I built it in the sand
        ...

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Categories: forgiveness, heartbreak, heartbroken, lost love, love,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Starry Starry Night
When Wishes were made on a shooting star
The Heavens looked down and smiled
With sprinkles of stardust on a whisper of moonbeams
They created for us a...

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Categories: forgiveness, anti bullying, art, beauty, death, depression,
Form: Dramatic Verse



Your Judas Like Tan
""Child's Play""

You go down like rain,
A wishing star in disguise, 
You scream bloody murder 
-the perfect two face disgrace
Your lips forever stain and reside with...

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Categories: forgiveness, betrayal, change, conflict, daughter, deep, depression,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member Love One Another




“Peace I leave with you
           my peace I give you
     ...

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Categories: forgiveness, death, depression, hate, hope, peace,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Listen To Life
Have you not heard me?

Borne upon the air at dusk, dancing ... I have whispered you in a million voices
    Still, you...

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Categories: forgiveness, life, philosophy, truth, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Magic Beans




Our first awareness
      falling through time
      through blood-rain, pure white snow, green vegetation 
 ...

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Categories: forgiveness, adventure, chocolate, love, peace, time,
Form: Free verse
LIQUID HEAVEN
Liquid Heaven

A feast for my womanly inner beast!       
I tease, I please, you have me on my knees
I wring...

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Categories: forgiveness, body, happiness, heaven, lust, passion, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Jesus
On the day our eyes open to the prism of the sun

On that day, Winter solitude  would be gone

The avalanche of differences melts into...

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Categories: blessing, easter, forgiveness, jesus, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member If I never
If I never lift up my voice,
How will I know
How sweetly I can sing,
Or how well I harmonize
With the music of the universe?

If I never...

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Categories: forgiveness, introspection,
Form: Free verse
The Gifts Of The Fourth Chakra


Wild spirit - 
I cherished you tender 
within my halo of prana
careful not to hurt you
as I worked to set you free
using peaceful hands 
in...

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Categories: forgiveness, freedom, growth, humanity, inspiration, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member FORGIVE AND FORGET
I asked you what I have done wrong
But there is no response - just a stony silence
No words can convey my guilt, my inner sadness

This...

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Categories: forgiveness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pride and joy of his family
Having lived on earth for some time now
Impatiently he dwells, harboring self doubt.
In face of impediments he loses his mind
Acquiring dispositions like hate and lies,
Hosting...

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Categories: forgiveness, integrity, life, men, people,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Ode to the Redwood
I was once a little twig with dreams of being a mighty tree
So people would come from all around just to look at me
As the...

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Categories: forgiveness, friendship, imagination, life, love, nature,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Even The Angels Wept
The day you died you took me with you,
The way you lied shook me black and blue.

The sorrow you felt, I sure felt it too,
The...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: forgiveness, angel, cry, depression, suicide,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member The Old Dark House
The Old Dark House

This tale of “The Old Dark House” is one that’s replete with a
most horrid sense of pure evil and macabre, and is...

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Categories: forgiveness, dark, dream, evil, fantasy, god, metaphor,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member In The Chill Of An Open Door
 
Cleaning out my refrigerator, an ice cube slides to the floor
startling the cat, and interrupting a locomotive of thought
that often tracks me down in...

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Categories: forgiveness, angst, caregiving, death, father,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member INITIATIONS OF LOVE - PART 1
INITIATIONS OF LOVE - PART 1

In the hours of twilight your star brightened my shadowed dream 
long since faded from the youthful belief of reverie.
In...

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© Teppo Gren  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: forgiveness, deep, destiny, innocence, love, soulmate,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Can We Be Strangers
the holes in the walls are all patched
and the plaster is dry
the broken glass is swept away
or turned to sand

I only want that when I...

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© P.S. AWTRY  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: divorce, forgiveness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ON THE SAME BLESSED GROUND
When I see the moon, I think of you.
When the flowers bloom I think of you
but with the rain my teardrops fall.
If only I could...

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Categories: forgiveness, farewell, i love you,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member AMENDMENTS TO MAKE




The last moment of his life came
The beyond anxiously awaited to receive him into
Its eternal embrace

He was terrified

He asked for some more time 
Wished some...

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Categories: forgiveness, death, judgement, life,
Form: Personification
Premium Member You Reap What You Sow
If you sow seeds of kindness,
Then kindness is what you'll reap.
If you sow seeds of forgiveness,
You'll reap untroubled sleep.

If you sow seeds of anger,
of hatred...

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Categories: forgiveness, inspirational, metaphor,
Form: Quatrain
Enlighten Me
"Haiku of enlightenment"

all explanations 
a perceptive, world of green
mocking the land

summoned bird calls
tantra and morality 
zestful garden-----------------  in waiting 

by;pd...

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Categories: adventure, body, evil, forgiveness, life, spiritual,
Form: Haiku