Detachment Poems | Examples of Detachment Poetry

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Categories: detachment, daughter,
Premium MemberTwo out of Three
by William J. Jr. Atfield
Two out of  Three

They have slipped silently from my sight!
What could be their reason for taking flight?
What is their reason for closing the door?
Could this...

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Categories: detachment, people, tribute,
The Silent King
by Daniel Hunter
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Categories: detachment, deep, education, health, light,
Premium MemberTherapeutic Designs
by Gerald Dillenbeck
Permaculture Designers
give first priority
to facilitating
and mentoring
long-term cooperative returns
for ZeroZone therapeutic investments
and traumatic divestments.

Our maps may include many zones
and these may have subclimates 
currently a mix...

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Categories: detachment, caregiving, education, gospel, health,
Premium MemberSoul
by Gerald Dillenbeck
Today
let's discuss Bill Plotkin's
exposition on "soul"

Would that be
as in soul music?

Absolutely.
If you did your reading,
you may have noticed
he believes all relationships
have souls
and share an EarthSoul,
animus...

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Categories: detachment, identity, science, smart, teen,
Premium MemberQuirky Keen
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

He’s just so different,
more so than me and you
Got a most unconventional walk,
and an odd meter pause when he talk
As if some fluttering revelation
feather dropped...

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Categories: detachment, nature, philosophy,
Premium MemberThe Eagle
by Geoffrey Brewer
THE EAGLE

From sheer Jurassic precipice he soared
Surveyed the land for bounty it might afford

Across the broad flat valley’s rich domain
With viewpoint high, low altitude disdain

In...

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Categories: detachment, angst, anxiety, conflict, culture,
On the Verge
by Dennis Foss
On the Verge 

Every hand is pocket bound,
eyes lifted from the TV’s hallowed glow.
Breath is released in a low sigh; 
worming, squirming, squat.

Thrust out of...

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Categories: detachment, allusion,
Premium MemberDETACHMENT
by Leon Enriquez



Do you hear sighs
That channel highs?


Love waits not late
To frame true fate


Know your own heart
Where love funds art


Let ego drop
Let vain thoughts stop


Detach coarse mind
Keep...

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Categories: detachment, god, mystery, philosophy, truth,
My dear gods
by Željko Sitar
Discarded by-product.
Was it difficult to explain it to us?

Forgive me my dear gods
for I can not understand your puzzle.
I'm not worthy of your intelligence
because I'm...

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Categories: detachment, absence,
Bad Omen's
by Binoy Raveendran
When i dug into unknown realms,
Where i never been before,
I saw a valley of flowers first
But all flowers were black in color,
No one plucked a...

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Categories: detachment, fear, hope, weather,
The Hurricane
by Avery Won
Panic
As we see what may unfold
Focus
To plan what needs to be done
Nerves
Wrecked as the forecasts continue
Prayer
As we drive into the night toward safety
Denial
About the storm...

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Categories: detachment, deep, devotion, humanity,
Premium MemberMy Guru
by Ram R. V.
Lord Krishna came 
Much later than Rama,
According to the Puranas.
But in my life it is the other way round:
Krishna, my Guru, came into this world...

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Categories: detachment, irony, satire, society,
Premium MemberNo free lunch
by Ram R. V.
A scientist pursuing research—
with disinterested curiosity,
Poets distancing themselves—
from personal emotions,
from ‘personality’ (in Eliot’s idiolect),
A sportsperson focusing on the event—
not obsessed with results,
demonstrating sporting spirit,
Anyone doing...

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Categories: detachment, adventure, image, river, summer,
Premium MemberMy Landscape Painting
by Kevin Shaw
My Landscape Painting

Let me describe my painting,
Of a pastel colour landscape,
A Beautiful British Waterway,
Forming our scene and shape.

Walking by the water’s edge,
Following the towpath trail,
Pace...

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Categories: detachment, education, irony, life, philosophy,
Premium MemberComparison
by Ram R. V.
“Shall I compare thee to summer’s day?”
Asked Shakespeare,
But did not stay for an answer!
Thiruvalluvar compared timely help
To human hands hastening 
To right a slipping dress.
Bharati...

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Categories: detachment, autumn, beautiful, change, loss,
Premium MemberSHE KISSED A DYING OAK TREE
by JG FINCH
She slowly grew on him, surrounding his body with brown mold and green moss.

He can’t escape her detachment, her selfless embrace. Her love is only...

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Categories: detachment, i love you, relationship,
The beauty of a special friend
by Wardah Ahmed
There is individualism
There is place for growth
More importantly, there is respect for both

The choice of who you want to be is yours
But restrictions are placed...

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Categories: detachment, anger,
Do it yourself detachment
by shari thomas
D.I.Y of detachment 
demolish the 
ideological 
yearnings 
of a heart 
that was once
full of longing 
till there was 
no trace left...

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Categories: detachment, environment, places,
Premium MemberKinta Valley
by Geoffrey Brewer
THE KINTA VALLEY
OR : Dreams of the Sleeping Man
        (Anthropomorphic name of a mountain profile viewed from The...

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Categories: detachment, absence, break up, lost
Premium MemberLost Love
by Laura Loo
The days grew longer as the night drew close, 
I was never stronger, yet my sight morose-
The never-ending tale told was a sorry one at...

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Categories: detachment, addiction, appreciation, day, drug,
Premium MemberGutter Pavement Runway Flight
by Jannie Breedt
They elude me now ...words
Drinking befits a drowning man possessed
Swimming off this broken page
Baton winning in a relay race
I breached the ribbon sliced with chest
Joy!...

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Categories: detachment, depression, family, farm, health,
Premium MemberMaking Hay
by Gerald Dillenbeck
Make hay while the sun shines.

I grew up as a closeted polypathic nature-mystic
on a marginal, at best, family farm
in Michigan.

This farm was my embryonic home,
an...

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Categories: detachment, philosophy,
Premium MemberPondering on Nirvana
by Kai Michael Neumann
Pondering on Nirvana

The meditator mediates her thoughts
meanders through confusion and an
onslaught overkill redundant storms

Nothingness emptiness detachment
She does not wish to be fragmented
any longer but the...

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Categories: detachment, best friend, betrayal, bible,
attachment
by bawa talwar
When lonely is the path,sorrow  is amiss
When nothing appeals
No company liked nor sought
Dreads ones own company
Takes recluse in some deserted place
Only to disdain one...

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Categories: detachment, character, dedication, devotion, endurance,
Premium MemberNiitthaar Perumai: The Fundamental Role of the Ascetic, Kurals 24, 25 and 26
by T Wignesan
Niitthaar Perumai: The Fundamental Role of the Ascetic, Kurals 24, 25 & 26, Translations with commentary

K24: niraimoli maanthar perumai nilatthu
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Premium MemberNiitthaar Perumai, the Fundamental Role of the Ascetic, Canto 3 of the Thirukkural by Thiruvalluvar
by T Wignesan
Niithaar Perumai, the Fundamental Role of Ascetics, Canto 26 of the Thirukkural, the Tamil Classical Treatise on Ethics, Translation and Commentary by T. Wignesan 


[Given...

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Categories: detachment, absence, anger, betrayal, corruption,
Amend the Amends
by Daniel Handschuh
You go on ahead
To your unmade bed.
Take a saintly nap;
Comfortably wrap
Yourself in blankets—
It is night, isn't it?
The day has ended,
Amends amended,
Because apologies
Are ideologies:—
Merely strange dogmas
Of...

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Categories: detachment, life,
Recipe
by Sara Chansarkar
When life descends harsh, heavy and rude
Forcing us to sulk, complain and brood
I know the recipe for the perfect mood
A cup of coffee, a book...

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Categories: detachment, loneliness, travel,
Premium MemberANONYMITY IN THE SUBWAY
by nette onclaud


Numb…jammed like rows of canned sardines,
bodies  avoiding faces   labeled as print,
ticket stubs, and coats on a 7 pm bullet train
bound for home...

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Categories: detachment, angel,
Siren Song
by Eric Erb
Sing
And know 
If I succumb

It is because 
I give myself 
willingly

You have no power
Over me
That I do not grant

What you see in my rapture
Is not your power
But mine

What...

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Categories: detachment, addiction, boyfriend, culture, loss,
How Stars Appear
by Jenny Monteverdi
Made from hope and fists balled tight
the secret handshake of manhood and mistrust fell heavy,
It anchored his identity and moved him through the seas of...

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Categories: detachment, meaningful,
A Pronouncement Against America
by J Hamilton Gist
Because freedom of choice has emancipated our civil liberties 
Love of life has been silenced
Because freedom of choice has emancipated our fist of selfishness
Love of...

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Categories: detachment, adventure, emotions, life,
Premium MemberDetached Similar Appearances
by Funom Makama
Similar in appearance crafted from one suture
but different in ambition, creating more than one puncture.

Two independent rays coming from one beam
similar in phenotype and morphology...

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Categories: detachment, adventure, freedom, moving on,
Premium MemberOops, There Goes the Baby Grand
by Suzanne Delaney
It's not because of flood or fire,
nothing more than a desire
that's  prompting us to tear apart 
all that we've  established here.

Tired of treadmill...

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Categories: detachment, career, conflict, i am,
The world within
by Laxman Rao
The world within -is less traveled
And much unexplored, 
I sneak into my past; 
Wherein I missed every moment 
Of my passing thoughts; 
Those excited, fantasized...

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