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Best Missing Poems

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


Premium Member Missing Mother
Bits of me are missing mother,
the bits of me which you placed.
Bits of me are missing Mother;
ah,        ...

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Categories: depression, devotion, me, missing,
Form: Verse



Premium Member Touch Me
"In Touch With Myself"

I can't seem to find her
The reminder of yesterday
I shut my eyes for a few seconds
Only there, can I reach to bear...

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Categories: missing, absence, confusion, imagination, mirror,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member It Is Springtime In Heaven
It is now springtime in heaven
Sky is so blue...sun shining so bright
Beautiful flowers are everywhere
Angels are dancing...as the harps play

Here on earth...we scamper around
Sky is...

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Categories: love, mothermissing, missing,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member ADIEU UNTIL I SEE YOU IN HEAVEN - EMOTIVE WRITE
I know your spirit is finally free 
when I scattered your ashes yesterday 
Cancer has taken you away from me 
solitude is now the price...

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Categories: bereavement, heartbroken, missing you,
Form: Pantoum
No Sign Of A Whine, A Smiling Mother
My heart I set on a dear companion
the cherished imprint on my soul, profound
how safe I felt in a tough kind bosom!
though I ceased to...

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Categories: missing, best friend, blessing, courage,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Memories In the Sand
If ever a moment in real life deserved a romantic, melancholy
backing track, it would have been that one ... we'd spent the
entire afternoon at Ferry...

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Categories: memory, missing you, passion,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member The Ballad Of Poet Destroyer
"The Ballad of The Poet Destroyer"

Destroyer, and creator of words
Flying high on the wings of a bird
Drowning every inch, by foes and friends
Where has she...

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Categories: absence, courage, me, missing
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member HIDDEN MEMORIES
I reach onto the bookshelf 
Carefully removing the photograph album from the top shelf

We nestle together on the sofa
I slowly turn over the pages
Yellowing photographs...

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Categories: memory, missing you, mother
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Lonesome Love
For where is the love that I seek,
My soul searches deeper still…
Hearts hibernating in mystique,
I surrender to its wavering will…

Looking up to sapphire skies,
May it...

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Categories: loneliness, lost love, missing
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Season Of September


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 -
love; that...

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Categories: missing, appreciation, autumn, grave, grief,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Another lovers touch song version
Another lover's touch


There's never been a love,
that's ever been enough...
You keep searching for...
another lover's touch


Why do I even try,
I should  stop wasting time...
You say...

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Categories: missing, betrayal, heartbreak, longing, lost
Form: Lyric
I Need Your Help Daddy
I’m tired
I’m Physically and Emotionally tired
I don’t want to be the strong one anymore
I can’t this time
I don’t know what to do Daddy
I need your...

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Categories: missing, absence, angst, cry, dad,
Form: Elegy
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: missing, art, bereavement, body, care,
Form: Free verse
Sweet Dixie
A land unto its own as old as dirt
Condemned by voguish northern state of mind
This realm you'd be hard-pressed to disconcert
Though his'try would prefer it...

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Categories: missing, beautiful, deep, food, happiness,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Goodbye Darling Peter Pan

Dearest Child-Adventuring Man, My Darling Peter Pan:

Since that never to be forgotten day when Wendy first brought you my way, my heart has been enchanted...

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Categories: missing, change, growing up, love,
Form: Lyric
YOUR SHINY CHEMO HEAD
Reaching for your hand 
but knowing you have gone
I hear the birds begin to sing
their early morning song
Yearning for to stroke again 
your shiny chemo...

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Categories: missing, husband, i love you,
Form: Rhyme
legs of women
I'm getting that feeling once again
the tip of my soul is running away
my feet can not keep up with my regret

I stole the dreams I...

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Categories: absence, appreciation, endurance, missing
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Then I Wake
 Skin like the morning, fresh with shimmering dew,
Cheeks flushed with ecstasy’s playful hue,
Under your soft gaze I quake,
Sweetly poised to break,
And then I 
Wake.
There...

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Categories: missing, absence, love, miss you,
Form: Rhyme
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: missing, bereavement, death of a
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Another Quiet Saturday Night
Another quiet Saturday night...
the silence is deafening
as I sit alone lost in my thoughts.

I feel a chill in the air...
raindrops are gently tapping
against the window...

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Categories: loneliness, memory, missing you,
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: missing, brother, conflict, confusion, courage,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Now and Then
Now And Then

My heart still thinks about you – Now and Then --
My arms still want to hold you – Now and Then –
And, even...

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© John Posey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: heartbroken, lost love, missing
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Detach
Violet tulips
Each petal flips, another
Memory of you

©Drake J. Eszes 
...

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Categories: life, memory, missing you,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member LindaMarie The Sweetheartof P S
  ~ Linda-Marie The Sweetheart of P. S. ~

When it comes to a friendly hi!
One of the best poetry, hearts we can't deny!

Our Sweetheart...

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Categories: missing, addiction, beach, beautiful, care,
Form: Couplet
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: missing, age, daughter, death of
Form: Ballad