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Best Sympathetic Poems

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

Death of the Poet Destroyer
~The Untold Fatal Attraction Poem~

Mid-morning she sees the sun ahead
Her death flowed in a messaged bottle
Gazing into her brown eyes upon all open sores,
Her conscience...

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Categories: sympathetic, birth, change, conflict, death, eulogy, life,
Form: Ballad

Premium Member Soothing serenades
Pained piano keys compose 
a chorus-less composition.
Melancholic moods crave
to sway back and forth  
like bluebells and lilies dancing,
when kissed by the morning breeze

Forlorn flute...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sympathetic, analogy, deep, sad,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Too late for tears
Oh, my brother..
I can see storms causing havoc in your eyes.
All you can do is stare,
seeking comfort from a tombstone.

Beautiful marble cannot reach out to...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sympathetic, absence, angst, death, mum,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SEPTEMBER SONG (triple tanka)
like a lover’s sigh
she tiptoes forth    looking back
those warm memories
birds    still singing    cross over
and sad sunshine...

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Categories: sympathetic, nature
Form: Tanka

            thick skin and thin walls~


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Categories: sympathetic, abuse, community, sound,
Form: Verse

Premium Member In Praise of All Old Friends
Of all old friends, those we have of old are best;
These the souls we travel with by preference,
Theirs the spirits to whom we grant all...

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Categories: sympathetic, friendshipheart, old, time, day, friend, heart,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member Friends Are The Lights

Friends are the lights that allow you to see
personal faults through sympathetic eyes
and never flicker should you disagree.

Even subjected to the third degree
they're never willing...

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Categories: sympathetic, 12th grade, feelings, friend, friendship, imagery,
Form: Villanelle
My Mother's Ears
The voices of my present state and feelings echo
down into my mother’s sympathetic ears,
They resonate…in no barriers, she decodes
with her warm understanding and great love...

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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sympathetic, mother,
Form: Free verse
I had a dozen of black bangles
Carried for tingles
Sign of a benign presage
Wore to envisage
Beauty; but not the ugly

Taking toll for a fight
Dad called me...

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Categories: sympathetic, beautiful, beauty, philosophy, racism,
Form: Bio
Sanctity by the Sea
“Searching for personal exoneration, I found …”

A refuge by the sea
was calling to me
With dark clouds above
a heart forsaking love

It drew me in
despite guilt and...

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Categories: sympathetic, faith, inspirational, me,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Here's Why My CV Needs Work
NAME: Phil Latio (Law) PhD (Medicine) FSC (Federation Starfleet Commander).


AGE: Pass

SEX: Well, I was born a male if that helps.


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Categories: sympathetic, fishing, humorous,
Form: Bio
Premium Member My Daughter's Heart
Today while we were celebrating Mother's Day at a restaurant, my daughter shared the following story with me.

"I was with Daddy on the plane coming...

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Categories: sympathetic, daughter,
Form: Free verse
A poem about falling in love with yourself (finding yourself)
Strange,never thought id be in love again.Until i meet you,such a sweet friend.You is I.Yeah i 
love me!been every place seen everything my eyes did...

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Categories: sympathetic, lovelove, me, i love you,
Form: I do not know?

Pedantry, oh pedantry, is not what you think I do most
I, the escapist, oft twitch at night to catch the star’s wink
Sympathetic, gentle, faithful...and yes,...

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Categories: sympathetic, life, on work and working
Form: Acrostic
homework about empathy
A teacher asked me for this homework, to give some advice about the difference between empathy and sympathy, then I wrote this poem, but...

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Categories: sympathetic, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Angels come in a variety of sizes,
often unexpected, full of surprises.
Times when we’re in direst need,
without fanfare or showy parade,
they’ll comfort us with timely aid,

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Categories: sympathetic, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Man Made And Manufactured
The human synchronized synthetic sympathetic empathy I robot schizophrenic mechanism
My lifelines technological I think therefore I am and showing potential
Experimental experience my influence controls the...

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Categories: sympathetic, creation, future, hip hop, how i
Form: Rhyme
chocolate covered cherries
and smitten with her moist entwine, 
he savoured like the red, red wine,
 as passion engulfed the post, 
she was the surely most,
 till oblivion...

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Categories: sympathetic, adventure,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member In Another Lifetime
my throat growls
breathless anticipation- -
I open your note

Never having heard your voice, I will choose, choose to love the way your thoughts 
vibrate along my...

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Categories: sympathetic, lovelove,
Form: Verse
Finding God
Finding God

Vast universe, vivid mortal life filling the pod,
Do you think it would be easy finding God?
Experience tranquility and feel him in nature,
As blue sky...

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Categories: sympathetic, god, universe,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Love so shallow
Love so shallow

I am, what I am, just a humble man
You are a star, seen only from afar
With furtive glances, I devised a plan
Your eyes...

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Categories: sympathetic, break up, emotions, first love, lost
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Poisonous Parrot

A parrot sits on my shoulder.
Unlike those that squawk, mine tends to whine.
When she is in the mood,
she moans and moans and moans.
No Polly-Anna Parrot...

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Categories: sympathetic, psychological,
Form: Free verse
Life is an option
Pretenders seem to care less                    ...

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Categories: sympathetic, lifesmile, drug,
Form: Rhyme
Her Elegance Remains
Her tender, delicate limbs
                rivaled a young Magnolia
Her every move,...

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Categories: sympathetic, age, beautiful, beauty, inspiration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member True Master
Searching true master!

It's easy
Either physical or metaphysical,
Either earthly or spiritually,
Either religious or impious!

True master-
Peaceful solution
Those who can bring
Without any harmful happening
With sympathetic care 

- Thursday,...

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Categories: sympathetic, introspection,
Form: Free verse