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Divorce Poems | Examples of Divorce Poetry

Divorce Poems - Examples of all types of divorce poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for divorce.
Birthday Sabotage
It's the 3rd of the month An excellently important day 5 decades or so ago, My parents made a little 'roll in the hay' Tonight, I'm spoiling myself Going out for dinner el solo Down to my favourite local Bistro For Salmon...Read More
Categories: divorce, fish, food, wine,
Form: Rhyme

Insecurity. Bled me dry. The seed. Root. Ghosts in my soul. Invasion. Laughter at speakeasies. Bubbles in the champagne. Surfaced, too quickly. Whether on my right, Or, left of you. You let the Bubbles rise to your Unthoughtful Head. None the less. ...Read More
Categories: change, confusion, divorce,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 4B2
Please, tell me, for you, it was not a total waste, Thirty two years of our souls entwining. Tell me there was warmth and joy you embraced. Like the love of our lives , our precious two, morphing four...Read More
Categories: divorce,
Form: Rhyme
Anguish I feel, in decisions once there made Sharper the pain, then a cut throats blade So difficult it is, to sever a link A most bitter pill, a swiftly poisoned drink Hearts broken, anger left was my faulting Fates...Read More
Categories: angst, break up, divorce,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dying ember
On parting of ways often crassness slays sentiments tender since hearts are asunder. It's best to release habit borne disease that's outlived it's use and now spews abuse. 21-November-2022...Read More
Categories: divorce,
Form: Jueju

Move on
Its better to move on, Rather than living with the wrong one.. Its better to feel lonely, Rather than to feel that u r sitting at the clliffedge Nothing matters much than your internal peace, No one will suffer...Read More
Categories: divorce, abuse, anxiety, break up,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Hate You Why Dont You Leave
I hate you why don’t you leave? Her husband of seven years stared at her. What had he done? Who was this woman? Where was the great girl he had married? The kind, empathetic, listener? When was the last time he...Read More
Categories: divorce,
Form: Free verse
The Race to End Infidelity
Phwwwwwhht! Went the high pitched airy sound From the tiny plastic whistle And off the competitors raced Vroom! The car engines revved One Male driver with a Mistress in Toyota Another Female driver with no one in a Honda Zap! The race...Read More
Categories: divorce, abuse, betrayal, death, deep,
Form: Blank verse
Oh I have lost my goddess, My beautiful Venus. And I am feeling worthless; Without my dear Venus. I went to sleep one night, To wake the following day. At morn I found she took her flight Onto the skies away. I never...Read More
Categories: break up, divorce,
Form: Kyrielle
Love vs Fate
I hate goodbye. One more try, one more cry, one more lie…. to my self. F-it!! Goodbye! Ish should have been in the shelf! So long, farewell, sayonara MotherF-Er Mother’s. F-ing. Tired. Tried and true but now she’s through. Ready...Read More
Categories: break up, cry, divorce,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member PTMD 2
laminated love institutionalized us dead marriage-go-round...Read More
Categories: abuse, anger, divorce, emotions,
Form: Haiku
Third From Ground Step
It can be determined that each molecule of me will never reside in the same space and time as once before. So, every place I’ve ever been I will never precisely step to again. I...Read More
Categories: adventure, childhood, cry, divorce,
Form: Rhyme
Missing You
Oh to have one's heart-string strummed by a loving angel-like hand! Like lumps on a head are those lumps on the heart, a read of life's mixtures of orchids and desert sand. Oh to see an...Read More
Categories: angel, divorce, golf, humor,
Form: Free verse
Poisoned heart
As I walked away in disgrace Felt your cold chill on my face So much time spent in your space All of it a waste and misplaced The cracks in my heart grow and grow Until pain has...Read More
Categories: betrayal, break up, divorce,
Form: Free verse
She smiled a toothy smile with perfect sized lips and straight white teeth welcoming me, Her face perfectly symmetrical except for one brown eye shaped slightly different than the other reminding me of my cousin who...Read More
Categories: divorce, family, heartbreak, native
Form: Free verse

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