Get Your Premium Membership

Best Homesickness Poems

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


Homesickness
Homesickness
is truly an awful feeling

It’s an emptiness
that needs to be filled
It’s a sadness
felt deep into the core of one’s soul
It’s a loneliness
incomparable to any other
It’s...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, emotions, lost, sad,
Form: Free verse



With all the Homesickness of the Foreigner
Vania Konstantinova was born, lives and works in Sofia. She graduated Classical Ballet in
her native town and in Petersburg as well as Polish Philology in...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, love, autumn,
Form: Free verse
Homesickness of Christmas
The pull is universal.
During Christmas season,
Everyone thinks towards home.
No matter the religion or philosophy,
The homesickness of Christmas is real.
Even forces of nature succumb to that...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, anniversary, anxiety, christian, christmas,
Form: Free verse
Home
There is no place as better as home
not even heaven is as better as home

He strolled aimlessly in the streets of Amsterdam,
deep in reverie and...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, emotions, family, home,
Form: Narrative
Nostalgia-Song of the Expatriate
(I'm 
an 
Indian 
lassie, 
was 
born 
in 
West 
Africa, 
(Nigeria), 
Grew 
up 
in 
South 
Africa 
(Swaziland) 
and 
currently 
live 
in 
East 
Africa. 
(Tanzania). 
So 
I...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, missing, nostalgia, patriotic,
Form: Quatorzain



Homesick
There's this girl that I know who misses her home
The place filled with laughter, her joy, and her hope.
This girl, she is sad, and I've...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, hope, life, loss, lost love, love,
Form: Free verse
Where I Am
Poetry Soup is a real haven
where my  mind and heart are found
wherever I am,
near or far
my thoughts are with you all.


Giving me a feeling...

Read More
© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: homesickness, family, happiness, heart,
Form: Free verse
Far away
I guess it’s not easy at first
to experience adjustment
when one gets uprooted
like in any other country.

I first learned the language,
immersed in life experiences;
with cultural differences,
I...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, family, friendship, introspection, life, people, me,
Form: Rhyme
SOFT SENSUALITY
SOFT SENSUALITY

While the waiting is nearing
The longing doubly suspenseful
Mechanically or tender make it eager of welcome
Perhaps hugging and kissing
Will never dampen homesickness
Everything in the “kubo”...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, love, longing,
Form: Free verse
Home
Yearning for the feel of home.
This homesickness eats me to the bone.
I know i'll never feel it again, still this homesickness has no end.
I lay...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, places
Form: Free verse
MINI-VACATION

Short but meaningful
Let it be a hideaway 
Full with fresh and serene thoughts
Away from the ever evolving changes!

Brief, I  know though memorable
A stint stay...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, life,
Form: Free verse
Dark Hour
What are you doing with me God?
What are you doing with me Earth?
What is your plan?
I've always thought this suffering
To be a blessing that in...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, angstme, me,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Traumgottin: The Heart is a Crater
"In musical notation, a bar (or measure) is a segment of time corresponding to a specific number of beats in which each beat is represented...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, dark, hurt, love, mirror, mythology, psychological,
Form: Free verse
Today Is Mid-Autumn Festival
Author: Runping Chen

Here is the noisy lodging house
Where I cannot compose a poem in reply to Dongpo’s Prelude to Water Melody
Because whoever can hardly
Bear the...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, autumn, emotions, family, holiday, home,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - You Know What I Mean When I Say Homesick -
  A child is born
  a little life it's a miracle
  Death is nothing to fear
  but feels like
  autumn...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, emotions, family, home, love,
Form: Light Verse
Dream of me as Richard Brautigan, the hat howls
In the digitimes of trout streams full of numbers, 
I’m the dark echo of a moon-ringing splash-machine
named 567-3389, my old phone number,
that crazy pet of...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, dark, death, feelings, gothic, loneliness, miss
Form: Epitaph
Arkansas Anxiety
Have I fallen to the back of the line
Have I finally conformed
and forgot where my home is
Not really, not in the least
I've just preoccupied myself...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
IN SPITE OF MILING FRUSTRATION
IN SPITE OF MILING FRUSTRATION

Let not the miles and mile
Downs and frustrates
Our longings and hoarse feelings
As distance is another promise
To remain steadfastly true.

Frustration is wishful...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, love
Form: Free verse
SEPARATION ANGUISH
Dread of separation anxiety
Anguish I felt with certainty
Yet due to childhood’s knowledge-obscurity
I could not fathom its reality.

Such awful feeling I experienced when my mother left...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, absence, death, emotions, farewell, god, mother,
Form: Rhyme
What the Hell Happened? (Part Two)
when she met the homely older man with the big nose,
shoulders hunched about his ears as if to ward off further blows,
she married him and...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, death, life, motherday, friend, drug,
Form: Bio
DREAD OF SEPARATION
Struggles midst separation anxiety
Anguish I felt with certainty
Yet due to childhood’s knowledge-obscurity
I could not fathom its reality.

I dreaded being far from my mother and her...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, anxiety, character, faith, god, longing, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Christmas Mourning
I loved Christmas. Every year
Bach’s oratorio filled the church,
the boys’ voices soaring skyward. We drank
mulled wine at the market, lighted 
candles on the wooden pyramids,
carefully...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, christmas, sad,
Form: Free verse
MeloncollY BabY
Meloncolly Baby 
MeloncollY Baby 
Homesickness threatens me what with the World Wide Web at my fingertips 
Eye just smurfed a place that used to be...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, introspection, loss, lost love, sad, science
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Did Not Know
Looked like a place I knew,
first glance of the photo sent through.
Peeping through trees at ninety degrees,
Up above at the shaded sky-blue.

T'was there I was...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, home, humanity, remember,
Form: Rhyme
A Sad Christmas
When was the last time I heard your merry laugh?
I wonder… thinking of her,
The way she told about a Christmas long ago,
With her eyes twinkling,...

Read More
Categories: homesickness, christmas, grandmother, missing you,
Form: Free verse