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School Elegy Poems

These School Elegy poems are examples of Elegy poems about School. These are the best examples of Elegy School poems written by international poets.


Elegy to a promised land
In the quiet twilight, we gather here today,  
To honor my dad, remember him, and pray.  
From the promised land, he flew with...

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Categories: america, culture, dad, father,



In Memoriam of Whitney Adeniran
I only have a photograph left.
A preserved moment in time
To serve as a reminder of how things were 
When you and I were present.

In Paradise,...

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Categories: 1st grade, 2nd grade,

Becky
Becky, the Queen
Of the Riding School,
You will be missed
But not forgotten.

Becky, the best horse 
I’ve ever ridden,
Always doing what you
Were asked right away.

Becky, a beautiful...

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Categories: death, horse, memorial,

Mates Just Mates
They grew up side by side two kids in a park
Playing together until the streetlights lightened the dark
Growing as school friends and team mates in...

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Categories: death, death of a

Fly High
I was sitting in school when 
it happened
But I didn't know, not then
I was driving home from school when
Police were breaking down the door
But I...

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Categories: elegy, america, death, grief, school,



Deanna
“She was your cousin?”
    They would all echo,
        their half-faux-sympathy was pathetic,
   ...

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Categories: 11th grade, bereavement, cancer,

Where Did They Go
Oh, the one on one days of yesterday,
Of boredom and babies and waiting.
Of school mornings and tagging along,
Brown paper bags, school songs.

The blowing of wind...

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Categories: how i feel,

Perhat Turson: Elegy Translation
Perhat Tursun

Perhat Tursun (1969-) is one of the foremost living Uyghur language poets, if he is still alive. Born and raised in Atush, a city...

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Categories: elegy, brother, eulogy, magic, prison,

Saudade For Friends I Have Lost
Saudade for friends I have lost

as I get older
I lose more people
every year

more people I knew
have died moving on 
and I mourn their lost friendship

wished...

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© Jake Aller  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: anger, angst, anxiety, death,

To Those I Have Lost
with the corona virus upon us
I am bracing to hear the news
that so and so has died

I reflect back
on all the people in my life
that...

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© Jake Aller  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: angst, anxiety, death, death

Elegy For a Little Girl, Lost
Elegy for a little girl, lost
by Michael R. Burch

. . . qui laetificat juventutem meam . . .

She was the joy of my youth,
and now...

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Categories: bereavement, daughter, death, eulogy,

Elegy For a Little Girl, Lost
Elegy for a little girl, lost
by Michael R. Burch

. . . qui laetificat juventutem meam . . .

She was the joy of my youth,
and now...

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Categories: elegy, daughter, death, eulogy, funeral,

Belated Condolences Extolling Fateful Tragedy
Belated condolences extolling fateful tragedy...
befalling beloved Khurana's

https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local/
Montgomery-County-Small-Plane-Crash-527480941.html

Published Aug 8, 2019 at 7:03 AM |
Updated at 1:14 AM EDT on Aug 9, 2019

The missus shrieked
with horror...

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Categories: 10th grade, 11th grade,

She Loves Me She Loves Me Not
She loves me she loves me not...

Just my luck that when juiced a lad
din grammar school, aye own every
rhyme and reason tubby mad
every friggin time...

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Categories: 10th grade, 11th grade,

An Elegy of the Living
I wish death would befall me 
And struck me just as fast
As I have lost all my beauty
All my marvels, all the past

When tame was...

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Categories: anti bullying, anxiety, death,


Book: Reflection on the Important Things