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Best Missing You Poems

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

Premium Member A Tribute to Daddy
You were the oak in our family tree,
With roots that were strong and true,
Holding on so tenaciously
No ill wind could topple you.
We nestled under your...

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Categories: missing you, dad, daughter, father,
Form: Rhyme

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 Savage Garden
Sergeant Pepper smokes a stogie
In a capsized submarine
Lucky Lucy clad in yellow
Wears her purple diamond ring
Rainbow demons play gin rummy
On a sunlit July morn
Captain Kirk...

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Categories: missing you, america,
Form: Free verse
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 you, mystery,
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 daughter,
Form: Free verse

Forty Today
Visited you today
as the sun set in the horizon…

the orange tinged carnations 
were a perfect complement 
for the skies
and for you… 
orange and blue
always remind...

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Categories: missing you, brother, dedication, family, life, loss, sad,
Form: Free verse
Blue moon rising 
on a stormy night
I sit sobbing 
without you
when we fell out of love
The point of no return, 
drifting apart
You broke...

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Categories: missing you, heartbreak, moving on, relationship,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Your man

Your man 

O' fallen leaf of barren branch
doth charge my heart, my aching heart
with missing you, needing you
On sun dried earth I lay,
grasping at my...

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Categories: missing you, good night,
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 you,
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 you, appreciation, autumn, grave, grief, loss, love,
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 you, absence, angst, cry, dad, death, depression,
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 you, art, bereavement, body, care, death, death
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Response of A Harried Housewife To Her Spouse
are always
You never have time
for me,” her husband whined
as he dropped his dirty clothes
right there on the floor by the bed.
Trying not to roll her...

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Categories: missing you, wife, work, me,
Form: Etheree
My Poetry Book
I have read that book
cover to cover
many a time
It's held me when I was down 
gave me smiles all night long
It has given me a...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: missing you, poetry, poets, sad, , cute,
Form: Free verse
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 you, mother,
Form: Free verse
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: husband, i love you, missing you,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member 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 you, best friend, blessing, courage, death, missing
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 you,
Form: Lyric
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 you, brother, conflict, confusion, courage, cry, death,
Form: Rhyme
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 you, addiction, beach, beautiful, care, dedication, friendship,
Form: Couplet
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
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 you, age, daughter, death of a friend,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Since Youve Been Gone- A 24 Year Old Poem
Since you’ve been gone….
	The flowers have lost their color
		The sun refuses to give its light
			The moon weeps in her sorrow
				And days have turned into night

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Categories: goodbye, missing you,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Muse Blues
I got the Muse Blues
Where did my muse go
I got the muse blues
Tell me where did my muse go
Maybe down 'n Louisiana
Hangin' out with my...

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Categories: blue, friend, fun, missing you, muse,
Form: Lyric
Merely a child yet now she is running the house
So many chores to undertake, her childhood is in tatters
How can she forget the day her...

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Categories: missing you,
Form: Verse