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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 the harps play

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

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Categories: love, mothermissing, missing,
Form: Lyric
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
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

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 Michael
A wilted violet bows its pretty purple head,
Like me it has no energy as sorrow pleads.
My love, once so pure and vibrant now is dead.

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Categories: missing, angel, bereavement, husband, longing,
Form: Rhyme
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
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
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
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
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 Beyond Reach

Beckoned by love, allured by memories,
Embracing missives of delightful dream
Engrossed in sphere of halo mesmerizing
Surrounding her aura in ornate gold ring,
She lifted-off gaily into ethereal,...

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Categories: missing, child, dream, fantasy, imagination,
Form: Verse
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
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: Rhyme
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
Premium Member Lost In My Lost Cinnamon Dreams
Cinnamon memories catch my soul in snares
as I trace in anguish the curve of your lips
in a photo stained sepia with my tears -
a thousand...

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Categories: missing, grief, heartbroken, longing, lost
Form: Rispetto
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
Sweet Breeze
The sweet breeze through the window
asks nothing as unseen birds call.
It asks nothing of the sun
as it sweeps across yards,
yet it whispers to waking dreams.

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Categories: missing, bird, good morning, loneliness,
Form: Verse
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

There was something in you that magically sparkled.
A light that brightened each corner
of this world.
And when you died, that light was
snuffed out.
And never returned!


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Categories: missing you, mother,
Form: Verse
Premium Member - Up In Flames -

A silence without words
no rhyme or verse
The mesmerizing power of the voice
through lyric and lullaby
The feeling that stings in the stomach
White paper and black ink...

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Categories: emotions, lost, missing, poetry,
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