Funeral Death Poems
These Funeral Death poems are examples of Death poems about Funeral. These are the best examples of Death Funeral poems written by international poets.
Our Cliched Hearts Have Repeated Themselves to Death Categories: death, absence, emotions, funeral, girlfriend,
We should get some ammunition for the soul
A fierce-looking stranger is always on patrol
And he mutters this curious sentence under his breath:
“Our clichéd hearts have...
Viewing, Revisited Categories: confusion, dad, death, father,
Thinly lined eyelids seal the window to his soul.
His cheeks sink in, countenance concealed and dull.
His still lips wrinkle down to a frown, without tone.
Nick O Tyme Categories: death, funeral, hero, life,
Here lies the body of Nick O Tyme
Who never thought of crossing the line
Lived his life as quiet as could be
Only stimulant consumed was tea
Comfort and Joy Categories: christian, death, farewell, funeral,
Comfort and Joy
The graveyard is a little morning rain for the day
if you have time
let go and get back to the house
Grandma Categories: death, beautiful, celebration, funeral, grandchild,
My hands hesitate here… hovering over the keyboard…
Numb, hard to make do as I ask…
This should be happy,
but I am…
I miss her.
Mr Mouse Died Today Categories: animal, death, funeral, horror,
Mr. Mouse died today
Drowned during his nightly scavenge run
Dead at the bottom of unclean dishes
His tail an ice sickle as I plucked him up
VENGEFUL PLOT Categories: betrayal, celebrity, death, funeral,
Here lies the Count of Monte Cristo
Who got to settle a few scores
With stevedores and commodores
Before stretching out below
Submitted on November 2, 2019, for contest...
The Little Death Categories: death, allusion, desire, emotions, relationship,
The slow throb of desire
My thighs covered in particles of fire
Your mouth its curved grace
Sickening spark bad liar
I dreamed a funeral pyre
The flames come...
1673 Newport Murder Trial Categories: anger, death, funeral, grandfather,
1673 Newport Murder Trial
One of my great grandfathers in my family tree
Was accused of murder in 1673.
His name was Thomas Cornell
And they said he...
A Surfeit of Light Categories: death of a friend,
There was always a surfeit of light in your presence.
You stood distinctly apart, not of the humdrum world—
a chariot of gold in a procession of...
Poor Eleanor Categories: death, funeral, irony,
Here lies Rigby, Eleanor,
Of whom we'll say no more,
Except she was such a bore
She defied muses' law:
As recently was shown
She couldn't raise one decent poem!
ghosts in Yakima Categories: death, father, father son,
Ghosts in Yakima
Walking along a graveyard
Looking for my father’s grave
Seeing all the gravestones
I begin to sense the spirits
Of the restless dead
They linger around the graveyards
Tears Categories: anger, change, death, depression,
Tears roll down her eyes
She trembles, shivers and sighs
Goodbyes are forever
Never again to be seen
Death breaks the toughest of hearts
Nancy Categories: death, friend, friendship, funeral,
My Dearest Nancy,
Real friends are hard to find
In a place where most are colorblind
A place where we can make such a mess
And carry the weight...
In The Mortuary Categories: death, grief, pain, poets,
When I lay in the mortuary,
Don’t cry, smile and appreciate my journey.
Throughout life, at times, I lived wary.
I carried hope, love and even the...
Funerals No Longer Scare Me Categories: death, grandfather, spiritual,
Grandpa got a twenty-one gun salute.
I shivered, knowing how much he hated guns
After Viet Nam
The last time he picked one up was in a jungle.
A Crow's Lament Categories: death, funeral, grave,
Two crows spoke indigo black
One to the other at the graveside bleak
Sharing the begotten woe as they did clack
Perched over the fading epitaph bespeaks
Blue Phobia Categories: abuse, death, fear, funeral,
Yield, it does not yield
Summon, it can easily
Sweat trickles down
the devastated head
There is a stop sign
but it cannot be stopped.
PAPAW Categories: bereavement, death, emotions, eulogy,
The Morning We received The Call Oh How The Tears Did Fall
She Went To Sleep Your Beautiful Bride, Your Best Friend
Woke Your Widow
Oh How I...
A SOUL IN FLIGHT Categories: bereavement, blessing, care, death,
A SOUL IN FLIGHT....EULOGY
A book of earthly life has reached it's age,
with having shared many a page.
Thoughts and memories will never part,
Your history will remain...