People Grave Poems

These People Grave poems are examples of Grave poems about People. These are the best examples of Grave People poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberChainsaw Certified by Robert Ronnow
I'm dead. Unlike Frost and Yeats
nothing I've said will be remembered.
Unlike Roosevelt and Lincoln
nothing I'm thinking will win the war.

I'm going to go to my...

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Categories: death, grave, hurt, mountains,

VANITY by Tripti Dalmia
Vanity of vanities, all is vanity,

The jewels, the money, all insanity!

No man is immortal, why don't you get,

Accept this and deal with it, your life...

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Categories: depression, endurance, grave, heaven,



Premium MemberBeggar's End by Lisle Ryder
From back streets, alleys and hedgerows they came,
all sorts of people with children and dogs
filling the Chapel like a hall of fame;
the smell in the...

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Categories: death, funeral, grave, religious,

Premium MemberPoppies among the Crosses by John P Marmaro
Fields of France are filled with blood-red poppies
Where also bloom the lily-white crosses:
Each buried seed a youth, now bursting forth 
Into a stark white cruciform...

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Categories: grave, loss, memorial day,

Hollow by Rajarshi Keshari
The voice inside compelled her
The world around her chose to withdraw from the cries.
The skies bore a veil of silence, so did the people below...

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Categories: angst, conflict, grave, people,

Premium MemberModern Vampires by carlos trevino
I heard the ground being heaped upon the coffin 
the sound  like hail echoed in my ears
fools, don’t they know I cannot die?
I’m one...

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Categories: conflict, death, evil, grave,

Premium MemberCatherine Bryan 1838-1918 by stark hunter
Catherine Bryan
1838-1918

Thy swan song will be kept short, for thou
And ye, faithful friends of Whittier’s Quaker enclave,
In stout shock, thy anger scolds the town,
For ye...

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Categories: faith, grave,

The Long Burial by Henrique Oliveira
With a strange, strangled gasp, we gulp the cold air
Crisscrossed by bats in their mad zigzag dash
From out of this cave, out from under this...

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Categories: assonance, death, grave, life,

Name on a grave stone by stephen pennell
Moss covered algae ridden
Memorials, to mans earthly existance
Stand ivy clad in rows
Names eaten away by time
and dates long gone 
all faded into one. 
No flowers...

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Categories: grave, death, , memorial,

Premium MemberThe Bishop's Boy by Sian St. John
The Bishop’s Boy

A bishop’s boy once saw a girl in the north woods by the way.
Clear to both was more to be than just that...

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Categories: betrayal, child, grave, lost

Premium MemberThe hope of the living by Sandison Jumbo
 The hope of the living

None would hope, like a destitute, by the roadside to rot,
With their eyes and other vitals, by the vultures pecked...

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Categories: death, funeral, giving, grave,

The Hen House by MATTHEW harris
Cooped within ancient bodies, this inhabitant 
dwells amongst an elder net 
of crabby, crotchety, curmudgeonly claque 
of old folks, only a portion of population I...

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Categories: grave, care, class, environment, farewell,

The Memorial Grave by Runping Chen
Author: Runping Chen

Such a grave 
Has buried more victories;
In the pervading beacon-fires 
An “Iron Army” rushed out
And set up a monument their bodies
Which cut across...

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Categories: grave, future, history, memory, today,

Shallow grave by Deon Burger
I cannot, will not, do not suffer fools gladly
especially those dolts that are not capable of recognising or realising
the plummeting depths of their own unfathomable...

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Categories: grave, truth,

Premium MemberChalk Line by Margaret Wade
Chalk is the magic of blackboards, sports fields and
little girl's sidewalk games of Hop-Scotch.
How many equations and statements, measured lines, and boxes
do you imagine have...

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Categories: anger, death, grave, murder,

A war commenced by Anna Sabrina Tate
From the farthest distance of the land
Many soldiers fought in armies 
In wars cruel demands. 

A governing hand that didn't care
The brutal bastards
Committed unjustly crimes...

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Categories: anger, bangla, death, grave,

20 Years From Now by Larry Bradfield
Walk softly o'er me on newly laid sod
Kneel down and pray for my departed soul
I know now that I will be with my God
But my...

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Categories: grave,

The graveyard of my heart by Joyeeta Neogi
I buried you with love in the coffin of my heart,
When I realised that it was just a graveyard 
Where people were born and they...

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Categories: grave, change, emo, emotions, farewell,

The Tomb is Democratic by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
The tomb is democratic,
humility in plenty it has,
hospitality is assured.
All types of people enter
and dwell with no visas,
no deportation is done
no tribalism in service
the noble...

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Categories: grave, irony, peace,

A Blue Shadow by John Beam
these blues carry on a forgotten song                  ...

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Categories: blue, grave, lonely, lost