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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

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 you, 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 you, 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: missing you, 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: missing you, 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 you, appreciation, autumn, grave, grief,
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,
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,
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: missing you, 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 you, 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 you, 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 you, 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 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,
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: missing you, 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 you, 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 you, age, daughter, death of
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
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
When I Leave You
[A love poem for my wife of 40 years] 

When I leave you...
it won't be out of anger, 
it won't be out of jealousy, 

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Categories: missing you, absence, bereavement, devotion, farewell,
Form: Free verse
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: missing you, blue, friend, fun, missing
Form: Lyric