Get Your Premium Membership

Eternal Rest Poems | Examples of Eternal Rest Poetry

Eternal Rest Poems. Below are examples of poems about eternal rest. This list of poetry about eternal rest is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of eternal rest poetry. This list of works about eternal rest is a great resource for examples of eternal rest poems and show how to write poems about eternal rest. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

See Also:

The poem(s) are below...



List of Eternal Rest Poems

Note: The forms for these poems were selected by the poet. Often poems are assigned the wrong form. Please confirm the accuracy of the poetic form before referencing the poem.

PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
MOSQUITO olusegun Arowolo Personification eternal rest, animal,
Premium Member Poem Belief Dear Heart Rictameter eternal rest, faith, religion,
The better day is holiday KAYOD5 Kayode Free verse eternal rest, holiday,
Premium Member Poem Essence of Soft Shadows Kevin Shaw Free verse eternal rest, baby, mother son, sad
Premium Member Poem Mother's Wisdom Artsieladie Sharon Donnelly Rhyme eternal rest, love, mother, wisdom,
Betty John Scotter Rhyme eternal rest, death,
THE RUN JW Nugent Free verse eternal rest, war,
Premium Member Poem The Inn of Eternal Rest Charles Gragg Rhyme eternal rest, age, death, life,
Premium Member Poem Breathing Death Dear Heart Rhyme eternal rest, death,
Lion Down Jerry Hackett Rhyme eternal rest, age, earth, feelings, identity,

God's Benediction -2 Corinthians 13: 14
by Gordon McConnell
The Lord Jesus Christ brings His merciful grace
this grace of God is gifted and free upon all
God's righteousness at Christ's expense no less
for guilty sinners...

Read More
Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, bible, god, spiritual,

Age Knocked On My Door
by Donna Saphier
My head is in a real bad state
My memory is running late
I feel like I am going mad
My eyesight now is really bad
My teeth have...

Read More
Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, age, beautiful, body, cheer

Premium Member
It Has A Name
by Dear Heart
It has a name-  dark angel or just death,
   fate in time will bring us to our eternal rest;
each in time each...

Read More
Dizain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, death,

Dreaming God
by Edward Schmitz
Dreaming God


Life is just an immortal dream
The twisted thoughts of a sleeping god
And in this dream our lies are truth
And this truth but a facade
A...

Read More
Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, bible, confusion, creation, dream,

Premium Member
Personburger
by Steven Delauder
Torn between the light of the pyre,
Breathing smoke, touching fire,
Burning inside my rotten coffin,
Digging deep, past the long forgotten,
Now the brutal stings,
With my nothingness,
Fist to...

Read More
Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, depression, food,

Premium Member
Nod to Dylan Thomas
by Ngoc Nguyen
Do not go gentle into that good night
of decay, blight, and disease;
rage, rage against the dying of the light—please! 
With all of your might
until I am...

Read More
Elegiac Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, death, deep, flower, light,

Premium Member
Oblivion Once Entered Makes No Sound
by Robert Lindley
Oblivion, Once Entered Makes No Sound

His soul walked streets of oblivion,
banshee wailing for merciful reprieve.
On broken altars, deep cracked pavilions,
pain laden, refused to properly grieve.

Years...

Read More
Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, dark, deep, emotions, heartbreak,

Premium Member
The Furrows of A Farmer's Life
by Victor Buhagiar
The weary ploughman shuffles
along the deserted bridle path,
his day long work completed,
furrows wound around his piece of land,
just arable enough to provide his daily bread.

His...

Read More
Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, life,

Premium Member
Our Sister Sharon
by Betty Butler
The angels came to take her
On a journey afar,
To a place prepared by God,
Far beyond the shining stars.

It is a place of eternal rest,
Where no...

Read More
Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, angel, death, god, inspirational,

I killed myself
by Palak Shrivastava
On a footpath of a street she lay,
It was dark outside her and inside.
Bruised hands, cut lips, dying soul,
She didn’t remember how much she had...

Read More
Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, blessing, death, emotions, encouraging,

Premium Member
Bessie Trissell 1891-1914
by stark hunter
Bessie Trissell

1891-1914

Alas my friends,

I finally know the truth now,

So here it is, straight out,

The real truth, which resides in a world,

Brimming with insidious lies.

My dear...

Read More
Epitaph | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, death,

Life's Mountain
by Mario Vitale

Do you know what its like ?
 Life is like the highest mountain
 And we are climbing day by day-
 The path is strewn with...

Read More
Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, america, anxiety, autumn, baptism,

Canary Ivanka
by Rico Leffanta
Buy your coal mine canary
From Ivanka's Canary Shop
You'll know you bought a bargain
When it does The Canary Flop

Tomahawk missile launches
Ensure a mining boom
So canary songs...

Read More
Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, bird, career, death, natural

Open Doors
by olusegun Arowolo
Looking for right chances for many years 
Setting my eyes for help from hill above 
Lack of faith and confidence have caused fears .

I look...

Read More
Terzanelle | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, feelings, life,

This Vale Of Tears
by denis bruce
"I could a tale unfold 
Whose lightest word would harrow up thy soul" 
When these words Shakespeare wrote 
Little did he think how hard they...

Read More
Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, angst, death, grief, war,

Mother 27 August 2016
by brian DUFFIELD
Just listen to the dust beneath your feet; 
Its gentle voice whispers through the spring grass
Even its warming breath makes you feel complete
But its chill...

Read More
Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, bereavement,

WORLD WAR I REVISITED
by John Arribas
WORLD WAR 1 ONE HUNDRED YEARS LATER 
(AMERICAN VERSION)
by
JOHN M. ARRIBAS


Patriotic songs give us reason to cheer
Except when “over there” is over here
Living underground is...

Read More
Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, conflict, horror, military, patriotic,

Premium Member
The Truth Is Here Somewhere:1: Echo Poem
by Brian Johnston
An Echo Poem

Original: This Much I Know – Poem by Lora Colon of PoemHunter
Reprinted here with permission.

Soon the sun will set in this valley
Where I’ve...

Read More
Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, betrayal, loneliness, love, poetry,

When You're Gone
by Pandita Sanchez
 When You're Gone

My darling precious Mamacita
before you go,
before your last breath is drawn,
I just want you to know
how much I love you so.

Please forgive...

Read More
Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, farewell, grief, sad,

Eternal Rest
by Kable Brown
Silence

All is quite there is no one making a sound

Peace

Here there is peace but happiness can not be found

Darkness

Pitch black is the only color you...

Read More
I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: eternal rest, death, sad,