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Best Remorse Poems

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


Quarantine of the Soul
-Quarantine of the Soul-


Tranquil pills fall deep like the night
A sweet fangless course
Bites with no remorse
Your eyes struggle to read my ageless soul
Lost 
Dark
You open...

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Categories: remorse, depression, emo, future, metaphor, prison, soulmate,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Tears on her pillow - continued from A girl named Sue

Tears for a Mother
Fears for a Father gone
Fate deals an unfair hand
The door to youthful joy closing
on adolescent shoulders imposing
grown up responsibilities instead

Eyes sadly deprived...

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Categories: remorse, fate, first love, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Devils Deadly Dime
Devils deadly dime

The sign said no grown-up at the playground.
Tripping on a penny, like a mime!
My hand is in my pocket with the dime I...

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Categories: remorse, abuse, day, irony, judgement, me, metaphor,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member I Slipped On A Tear Drop
I  s l i p p e d  on a teardrop and landed in her arms. She never knew how much I needed...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: remorse, death, sister, suicide,
Form: Haibun
The Poets I Hope to Meet in Heaven - A Tribute to Chan Hurst 1979-2014
A few poems written by Chan Hurst, (Just That Archaic Poet)

I hope that we can find some comfort in them at this sad time.


"A Rational...

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Categories: remorse, dedication, farewell, friend, miss you, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Psychedelic Whistle Plays a Rhythm into the Darkness
A Psychedelic Whistle Plays a Rhythm into the Darkness

Entering the dark side of a moonbeam on this evil lens of life,
A gruesome old man recreates...

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Categories: remorse, dark, evil, fantasy, horror, metaphor, myth,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Love is in the Air
POTW 22rd April 2018

 To right the wrongs of love no flawless gauge exists 
Though visions unfulfilled can leave one bereft
With tears of remorse for...

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Categories: remorse, emotions, inspirational love, uplifting,
Form: Verse



A Thing of Beauty
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A thing of beauty on her wrist
was confiscated by a nurse
who looked for items soldiers missed
in places (and by means) much worse.

They branded her inside...

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Categories: remorse, holocaust, thanks, war, world war i,
Form: Quatern
A Letter Sent
I am writing to you because I know you have a wish.
I have been thinking diligently about your wish. It is not
going to be easy...

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Categories: remorse, love,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Violet Eyes
I made a promise, a little visit
A busy day...so much to do..
But, I'm running late, they will be waiting...
I should be going...the clock is ticking
I'll...

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Categories: remorse, friendship, people,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member BUNDA CLIFFS
BUNDA CLIFFS

The crossroads led me to the edge of life,
a rugged path of love that caused despair.
In turmoil to escape my feelings rife
with anguish of...

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© Teppo Gren  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: remorse, beauty, death, destiny, life, nature, sad
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Slavery in Haiti
Haiti, the home of voodoo practices
Seventeenth Century Spain cedes to France
Catholic Spaniards trembled when they saw
“Dead” men revived to wander in trances

A vile poison can...

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Categories: remorse, history, socialgod, men, night, god, men,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member - A Psychedelic Whistle Plays a Rhythm Into the Darkness -

Entering the dark side of a moonbeam on this evil lens of life,
A gruesome old man recreates a murder time and time again, 
As the...

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Categories: remorse, dark, evil, fantasy, horror, metaphor, myth,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Traces
One evening, much like any other
striated feathers of pinks, and deepest primrose
colored the clouds with facets of light, tapering inward
Traces of gold between each color,...

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Categories: remorse, daughter, introspection, mother, mother daughter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member December Rain
Unexpectedly the timid sun made an appearance,
an orb of flames, silent amidst the peaceful horizon.

Wistfully, the harmony was short lived.

Ferocious winds blew with merciless tones.

Melancholic...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: remorse, analogy, deep, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Inebriant melodies
Daylight is greeted with the horrific stench of food chunks 
swimming in stomach acid, dribbling onto bed sheets.
Accompanied with the embarrassment of
brown syrup puddle stains.

Head...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: remorse, addiction, angst, dark,
Form: Free verse
Dream
Speak not of glorious visions past. 
The dark remorse of woe 
into the nightly splendour fades, 
Where now, I too must go.

Weep not the tears...

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Categories: remorse, lost love
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Let me own the Night
Let me own the Night 

Let the others play on bright sun-filled days,
in song and merriment, play on.

Let me own the shadows that seep into...

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Categories: remorse, allusion, morning, muse, riddle, solitude, sometimes,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Lifeless Eyes of Ted Bundy
Lifeless were the eyes of infamous Ted Bundy
No remorse, all emotion had been doused
His gaze pierced my soul as I gave testimony
 
He maintained there’d...

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Categories: remorse, people
Form: Villanelle
Call Of The Wild
I envy those living as part of the wild
For I too, once heeded its call
A smoldering ember since I was a child
Urge, and belonging all...

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Categories: remorse, humanity, journey, life, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Girl From Darfur
I can show you where the brimstone sun has no remorse,
and where devils on horseback, have burned our homes, have pillaged our farms.
A killing spree,...

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Categories: remorse, death, holocaust, horror, sad, war,
Form: Prose Poetry
The Devil Is In This Tale

Her insecurity would not let her see,
I wanted her!
I thought she knew, my heart was opened.
I should've asked.

She walked on a thread, fourteen stories high
to...

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Categories: remorse, heart, heaven, i love you,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Happy Pill Plea Poem and a Story
I reach out for my happy pill
To make the raging pain be still
My day with pseudo cheer to fill
To live, I need to find the...

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Categories: remorse, blessing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member GOODBYE, MY LOVE
After the snowfall but before the lily blossoms,
you were this woman who left by choice. All natural decisions 
made from a place of despair. Darkness...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: remorse, death, goodbye,
Form: Verse
Premium Member The Biggest Loser's Sundress
Colorful flowers and spaghetti straps
And my flabby arms from seams overlap
    But the sundress still beckons
    It’s diet time,...

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Categories: remorse, funny
Form: Limerick