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Gravestone Poems - Poems about Gravestone

Gravestone Poems - Examples of all types of poems about gravestone to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for gravestone.

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Crows In The Cemetery
...area, a black feather falling and joining the pine needles strewn about. In the distance, a black bird lands on a gray gravestone. Sunlight streaming through the branches, broken patches of light illuminating the grounds.......Read More
Categories: gravestone, angst, bird, dark, death,
Form: Free verse

...neath stocky pillars of deceit. I swim by your faded embers, where you suffocate the kindling flecks, shadowing in gravestone grey, snuffling out light, and choosing to drown in monotonous misery. In contrast, I sing a mosaic painte......Read More
Categories: gravestone, appreciation, beautiful, black love,
Form: Blank verse
...her harm. Mine owners were angry; they burnt her effigy. And then when she was dead, in parish church buried. Her gravestone there exists, lifted and smashed to bits. ......Read More
Categories: gravestone, anger,
Form: Rhyme
What feeds the cold
...kernels Momentum to snatch scraps, bits of decay in field rows that crack like smiles Under a moody sky, gravestone gray sparked by the cawing of crows that scrubs us clean in the exit wounds of......Read More
Categories: gravestone, autumn, bird, dark, environment,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Gravestone Epithet
...What I now miss most is eating and drinking. What I now miss least is relieving.......Read More
Categories: gravestone, humor,
Form: Light Verse

Premium Member Touring A Grave Situation
...p the resting plot Listening to waves on Brick Beach Learned lesson if one wants to teach Michael chiseled on the gravestone No mention if he fell asleep all alone Nearly a century has past Since the infant’s last gasp Apparent......Read More
Categories: gravestone, baby, beach, cry, england,
Form: Rhyme
Ginger Painter of Rainbows
...ts of her loved ones. For all who have struggled with the why. Our mother penned the perfect reply. Carved it on her gravestone so we, And all the rest of the world could see. God required her sweet little hands To paint his rainbows ......Read More
Categories: gravestone, death, family, heartbreak, sister,
Form: Elegy
Don't ink me in words
...he gyve He inked her in word by words Readers read her from decade after decades Later years mortal was he But his gravestone and she remained immortal in the hearts ... ......Read More
Categories: gravestone, 12th grade, age, art,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Warrior CONTEST orders, To men they have never met Giving up their innocents for a life time of nightmares Dying alone without a gravestone My brother Without a maker of stone above his grave For those he fought for Brothers in battle The ......Read More
Categories: gravestone, war,
Form: Free verse
...em is inhumane. But, I think these orphaned poems are truly a shame. Some far better than some POTD's Left, under a gravestone, silent! You fast typists, especially, gee, can you type at least one word? Do not leave good poems w......Read More
Categories: gravestone, community, poets,
Form: Free verse
These are some of my favorite words thanks 2 you now my favorite word's Due largely in part to reader's comments These are the word's I wish written on my gravestone and quoted in my obituary Just incase i wake up in death And need something to read Or wonder who o......Read More
Categories: gravestone, slam,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Gifts From God
...helter, not even the family members she loved and missed back home, but his ... and his alone. She read the gravestone aloud, as she had done so many times before: "Lieutenant Theodore James Crowley, Jr" Theodore .........Read More
Categories: gravestone, death, heartbroken, loneliness, lost
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Memorial Day 2020
...Remembering Our Brother Joe D. and His Service) Miracle Man His life, Is a shadowbox on our nondescript wall, and gravestone that rests in the Wright plot. I recall his life as always being A.W.O.L. causing family to always live in ......Read More
Categories: gravestone, hero, memorial day,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member poetry troll
...nk you just might be a poetry troll- but there's still time to don the medal of poetry gold do you really want your gravestone to bellow "nothing down here but an old poetry troll". ......Read More
Categories: gravestone, fun, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Spiritual Alchemy
...clip was empty It's reclaiming the light, the light that God gave me, It's when your to busy living standing on the gravestone of death It's when you understand the fragility of time and start acting like it, Ya I am a conqueror, Ya ......Read More
Categories: gravestone, inspirational, motivation,
Form: Rhyme

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