Loss Death Poems

These Loss Death poems are examples of Death poems about Loss. These are the best examples of Death Loss poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberNew Pain Of Loss by Sandra Haight
A wish, faint and fading, brings tears to eyes;
     a wish we know cannot come true.
Life suddenly can bring a dark...

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Categories: brother, death, sister, sorrow,

AMINA'S BYE-Campus lust by MOSES KISIANG'ANI MAKHAKHA
When I was still rising, from east to west
Little I got it, my old ones tough
They asked how much, the soil plus shelter
I thought but...

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Categories: death of a friend,



Premium MemberDepth of my pain by Heidi Sands
A simple phone call led to a plunge into suffering
Hyperventilating, from news of the sudden death of my friend
I gather my words and travel silently...

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Categories: death, grief, loss, pain,

Raw Reality by Author Rhonda Kay Hero
Waking again to the Raw Reality that your gone.
I tell myself every moment you will call but you don't.
I wait daily to hear your voice...

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Categories: childhood, death, loss, mother

Premium MemberTell Me I'll Be Okay by Susan Gentry
I feel your essence with each breath of air
      In thoughts throughout the day...
      ...

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Categories: absence, bereavement, change, death

period of grief by A.D Tharp
how long does
it take to get over 
a loss?

a loss of love
a loss of life

what is the time limit?
months? days? years? minutes?

call me when you...

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Categories: death, death of a

Premium MemberMusic Of Victorious Death by Carol Connell
In the midst of life, He chose to die.
Many could not comprehend just why.
His soul  was pierced with sharpest knife.
He chose to die, in...

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Categories: appreciation, death, devotion, jesus,

Premium MemberThat Darkest Day, The Loss Of Her Midnight by Robert Lindley
That Darkest Day, The Death Of Her Midnight

She cried out profusely, please do not die,
only last week, you my love, ran so well.
He was down,...

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Categories: death, bereavement, best friend, care,

Feast: A True Comedy by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Eaten by cats! What kind of cats?
Well, we'll just have to ponder that:
Stripèd tigers, Bengalese?
Pumas dropping from the trees?
Panthers silent as the breeze?
Leopards testy as...

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Categories: animal, cat, death, loneliness,

If She Had Lived by Timothy McGuire
If she had lived,
I am sure she would still have a lot to give,
To her family, her friends and me.
She left us early, it was...

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Categories: death, love, mother,

Death Becomes Me by Rebecca Huxley
You’re within  me
Talking, stalking
In the guise of a false memory

Arbiter of what is and is not
A cloaked and shadowed form
Whom I had hoped to...

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Categories: death, abortion, bereavement, depression, grief,

Harsh mistress by fauxcroft wade
He was seeking rehabilitation from an addiction that due to heroine it had him a strangle hold and although we got him clean it still...

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Categories: addiction, brother, death of

Premium Memberone spot on line by RUDOLPH RINALDI
when I die
do not cry
it’s all fine

say a prayer
move up 
one spot on line
...

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Categories: death, life, loss, prayer,

Headstone Of Sorrow by Kurt Philip Behm
Did you wear your life out;
  did you use it all up
  —what are you saving it for

We’re all running headlong
  toward...

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Categories: death, life,

Calvary: Part II by Henrique Oliveira
“O dear friend, the wonders that we have seen!
Departing this world has taught us to live
With what little light the nighttime might give;
In the dark...

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Categories: dark, death, imagery, loneliness,

A Prayer at 48 by HighWave Brian
It's not death I am afraid of,
it's the dying, 

not loss of life, 
but loss of life with them. 

I strain to see, with trembling...

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Categories: christian, death,

ABIKU by Damilola Muyideen
ÀBÍKÚ

                   Àbíkú, 
    This...

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Categories: death, depression, loss, mother,

Premium MemberTaking Only, Gems In My Hidden Store by Robert Lindley
Taking Only, Gems In My Hidden Store

Seven sunsets, this soul shall see no more
Blindness decries, sadder life once danced.
Into vapors, to walk that brighter shore
With...

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Categories: beautiful, dance, death, destiny,

Last Goodbye by andrew rogers
Life is a gift
wrapped in struggle
Decorated by memories
And tied with a ribbon of love.

But this gift is finite.
We prepare ourselves with the knowledge of not...

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Categories: best friend, death, loss,

The Last One You'd Expect by David Welch
Eli…my dear Eli….

We’d never imagined it would end this way,
she was so perfect, so impressive.
Seemed like she could do anything
that she set her mind to.

Her...

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Categories: death, loss, science, science