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Eulogy Poems | Examples of Eulogy Poetry

Eulogy Poems. Read and share great examples of poetry about eulogies. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for eulogy.

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A Semicolon Isn't A Medical Condition
My Muse Squeezed One out I think I will Call IT Pangiota...Read More
Categories: eulogy, anti bullying, art, celebration,
Form: Ode



Grim reaper scion donned as nodule on lung
Grim reaper scion donned as nodule on lung... Lodged squarely upon corporeal property (i.e. necessary soft tissue) of Amelie Beth Harris-McGeehan mine eldest sister, when medical technician informed aforementioned unpleasant tidings earlier today February 25th. Utmost grievousness grips analogous to invisible strong hands strangulating "I can't...Read More
Categories: eulogy, 12th grade, absence, brother,
Form: Free verse
Every goddamned cake
Every goddamned cake You bake I shall speedily take… Not simply for its sake: The fragile dreams it does awake! A shimmering bluish water lake, Where my unsafe love guesses I make; Off tearing layers of my personal hatred, every flake While watched...Read More
Categories: eulogy, food, heart,
Form: Rhyme
Every goddamned cake
Every goddamned cake You bake I shall speedily take… Not simply for its sake: The fragile dreams it does awake! A shimmering bluish water lake, Where my unsafe love guesses I make; Off tearing layers of my personal hatred, every flake While watched...Read More
Categories: eulogy, food, heart,
Form: Rhyme
Missing Angel
Shattered dreams of a love that was lost. Never knowing you were with us until you were gone. Unrequited love of mine would have been my biggest gift for you! But alas, I’m left to go on, not...Read More
Categories: angel, baby, death, eulogy,
Form: I do not know?



Sugar
I see it in cubes cast And chiefly featuring in breakfast; In Bread and cake harboured And in plantains and cereals honoured… Also in my tea that would gullets pass through, Its presence in oats holding true. I see it in...Read More
Categories: death, eulogy, food,
Form: Rhyme
Dying Love
Good night my Love Dream of the morrow Sleep tight my Love Know not of sorrow Sleep well my Love our true path is narrow Good cheer my Love see Cupid’s sweet arrow All’s well my Love hear songs of the sparrow Take care my...Read More
Categories: death, devotion, eulogy, good
Form: Rhyme
Poem for Ma who liked poetry
Ma, Leaping off the crown of a candle, A hot bead without hold or handle, Blobbed as us all on the bee-smell body of a star. Air, Shushing from the womb of her shell room, The leant lung's slow snore looping...Read More
Categories: beautiful, bereavement, death, eulogy,
Form: Rhyme
Spirtual dynasty must live within honesty
The sailors chart Held the peasants heart Acient time now remind To always be kind Some were left hidden As many were forbidden Faith is found from within Look deeper than your skin Bravery of the eyes Which...Read More
Categories: eulogy, absence, adventure, art, celebration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Absence
Absence of your footsteps and smile Exit to an ethereal word Leaving behind your legacy Life appears and disappears like the fog ...Read More
Categories: death, eulogy,
Form: Elegy
BLACK WEDNESDAY
Lightning strikes as the thunder roar! The winds blow; as the rain threatens to fall, The night is beckoning; I can hear it call! The eagle with its strong wings; is unable to soar. In torrents the showers come...Read More
Categories: death, eulogy, fire, sad,
Form: Quatern
Premium Member August beaches
We hurtle down the last few hundred feet of steep lavender lined cobbled slope shaded by majestic umbrella pines - around a last hairpin turn and there they are: The blue-white Pampelonne beaches, of St Tropez. Their indecent...Read More
Categories: eulogy, 11th grade, august, beach,
Form: Free verse
The Crowned King
Olodumare crowned you, Like the daring obas of old, Undaunted and unshakable, With hearts sculpted out of gold, Ase and oro were their best friends, Dangerous yet mellow, Empathetic and in-depth analysts, Meekfaced like the proverbial lamb, In all they were the brave...Read More
Categories: africa, eulogy, poetess, poetry,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member A DEDICATION TO MY FATHER JOSEPH LEE
~Here doesn't lies a physical man for his spirit has risen and left the land the casket contains his flesh and Bones but his Spirit has risen he has gone he's flown home resting peace...Read More
Categories: analogy, celebration, eulogy, father,
Form: Epitaph
Premium Member Cheers
Day-201 “Cheers” I’m wearing black today There is a funeral I must attend It’s for my friend “Good old 2020” I’m wearing black today Am wearing it with pride For there is “Joy” inside Good old 2020 has passed away Never more shall...Read More
Categories: eulogy, fun, funeral,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Eulogy Poems

Definition | What is Eulogy in Poetry?