Best Grave Poems
Below are the all-time best Grave poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of grave poems written by PoetrySoup members
beautiful, fire, grave, imagination,
~ATLANTIS~ Featuring:) Kelly Deschler
Can't be re-written by the Gods
The land and sands of time'
Destroyed by the fire of Poseidon's curse
Atlantis swallowed by:...
A Glowing Treasure
abuse, dark, grave, hurt,
A GLOWING TREASURE
A glowing treasure of her beauty’s might,
attractive smiles of pretense to beguile
the fervid passion cast in darkest light
to please the eager touch of...
The Devils Riddle
grave, home, journey,
The Devils Riddle
Dark is the night
Dark is the soul
Dark is the heart that used to glow
Empty are the rainbows falling from the skies
Empty of the...
Caressed By Vines
bereavement, grave, tribute,
Caressed By Vines
Like tender loving arms, they wrap around
old monuments of stone set on the ground;
those silent sentinels that stand their guard
Season Of September
appreciation, autumn, grave, grief,
Sunlight falls in breezy dapples
across your lichened stone,
solace now I seek in chapel’s
old yard while we’re alone.
It brings my heart back, being here -
Nevermore Will Raven Return
mysteryhouse, loss, birthday, grave,
*Note: A 60-year annual tradition that involved a mysterious visitor leaving three
roses at the grave of writer Edgar Allan Poe on the...
Do you remember me
grave, beauty, bereavement, eulogy, fish,
They walk silently along my hallways.
Floors littered with faded finery.
Do you remember my Granduer?
I had once been called the Queen of the sea.
Pulled down to...
DaRK CloUds - A collaboration with Liam Mc Daid
depression, grave, storm,
Grey clouds the innocent sky ambushing light turns dark
stumbling over a tombstone opening up cold graves
When eyes become frozen behind scenes in hidden truth...
grave, age, crush, earth, emotions,
I close my weary eyes
I quake and tremble
The meaning of life losing its hold,
Losing its wonder
In this magnifying, mystifying Sadness
Where is the river,
grave, beautiful, beauty, celebration, eulogy,
-Eden's Ending Eulogy-
Proceed here today, Eden's Ending Eulogy
Gentle gracious her garden, the guidance
I can't recall what was with the warm, sincere smile, and...
freedom, grave, remember, veterans
November 11th is Remembrance Day in Canada
When I was in grade 7 or 8 (I don't exactly remember) we had
absence, death, devotion, grave,
I think about you, every single day,
Since from me, you were taken away,
Your absence has left my world cold,
Now I am alone, with no hand...
Whispering Old Cemetery
death, grave, grief, lost,
I came across an old cemetery today while exploring,
Full of broken, toppled headstones and tangled weeds;
There was a deep hush,...
HEARTBROKEN CHILD CRIES
death, grave, grief, heartbreak,
FICTIONAL EMOTIVE WRITE
Since I was a tiny baby I was brought up by my grandparents and had a very happy childhood. I knew that they...
death, grave, loss, mother,
Mossy vines served as camouflage for a decaying headstone
This was the first time I’d laid eyes on your final resting place
In front of me stood...
Dinner Grilled and a land Forgotten
fire, food, grave,
You are far away now
Off in fields of gold
Dappled with evenings hot velvety light
90 degrees of separation has dulled the sword
eased the pain
grave, abuse, bullying, depression, evil,
Looking at you, they feel lust;
lust for the curves they say you flaunt.
The silver lining visible through your deep neck.
The perfect waist they say,
ONE STONE COLD HEART
grave, confusion, family, father, funeral,
My father’s funeral, a sad occasion
but his cruel actions go beyond the grave
My sister had organised a display
A silver frame contained a picture of...
The Last Waltz
grave, heart, longing, love,
La dernière valse
From the skies
Clouds fall upon my dreams
I am up high, away from it all
I am far, but my tears still fall
I stand up...
I Found a Girlfriend
beauty, cute love, grave,
Took me the breath of all my life
A soul mate who could consume my heart wither a smile
I found that Gothic girl after dark
The Butterfly Dance
beauty, funeral, gothic, grave,
Between the granite stones
Of the dead
Long ago last breaths do part
Memories seeping in dirt
Black birds and magpies
Lace and knots
Swaying too and fro
Sister Please Forgive Me
childhood, death, forgiveness, grave,
We were both so young full of spirit and fun
She's the Indian I'm the Cowgirl as we move along the ground just fooling around
Pemaquid Point Elegy
death, destiny, funeral, grave,
Scatter my ashes at Pemaquid Point,
Let the wind sail them home to the sea.
Cradle of life, be my cradle in death,
And set my spirit free.
grave, age, angel, animal, bereavement,
Bob had been a lonely man ever since
His wife of fifty years had passed.
“Lord, let me join her.” he would pray.
“Let this day be my...
grave, dark, death, destiny, gothic,
A hole in the head shooting pain trembles
nightshades coldly down the spine
a soul lost in the land of the living
carried away in darkness
flying inside dark...