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Death Haiku Poems

These Death Haiku poems are examples of Haiku poems about Death. These are the best examples of Haiku Death poems written by international poets.


Premium Memberpuffing and joking by sand blown
'you will live to be...
one hundred years...and three months'...
said seer groucho marx...

(and why the three months...
your wide eyes ask so brightly...
so no sudden death...)
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Categories: age, art,

Premium MemberOak Hill by Mark Elam
When the leaves fall down
It’s then I behold the sea
Death gives way to life...

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Categories: beauty, death, life,



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Categories: beauty, death, life, nature,

Premium MemberOscar-ku 39 -A Man For All Seasons by Mark Toney
moral tug-of-war
King Henry VIII's divorce-
Sir Thomas no more...

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Categories: betrayal, conflict, corruption, death,

Yellow flower by Janine Jacobs
The yellow flower
Taken from the sunny field
Lies on your casket...

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Categories: beautiful, death, goodbye,

Premium MemberBEFORE WINTER BIRDS AND ANIMALS HEAD SOUTH by James Edward Lee Sr.
BEFORE WINTER BIRDS AND ANIMALS HEAD SOUTH

animals run, flee
birds and the ducks heading south
all this scrambling

 running away from
the future colds of winter
fidget air snowing

no...

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Categories: animal, autumn, bird, winter,

Premium MemberIN THE FALL by Line Gauthier


in the fall hush
silence seeping
life and color



posted on September 28, 2018...

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Categories: autumn, color, dark, death,

Premium Memberarctic nights by nette onclaud






arctic nights ~
bury
moon

while twigs quake~
young leaves
roll

frost clinging
on oaks ~
iced

bleak the view
like death
row

not sure why ~
my tears
crawl


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Haiku 1-2-3 or 3-2-1 Contest
Sponsor: charles messina
9/26/2018








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Categories: introspection, winter,

Premium MemberThe Last Ride by Carol Connell
Tragic reminder 
mangled bike
child’s untimely death.

9/21/18

Submitted for Biker’s Dozen Contest sponsored by Maureen McGreavy
1st place...

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Categories: child, death, sad,

My Best Friend by Ernilando Tugaff
My Best Friend

My best friend
Shih Tzu
Died...

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Categories: animal, best friend, death,

Widow's Peak by Brianna Hobson
Black widow spider 
Spinning an intricate web 
Devoured her mate 
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Categories: insect, lust, nature, perspective,

Purple Rain by Axl A.
Raining purple tears,
Like amethyst in the sky.
Goodnight our sweet Prince....

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Categories: death, music, poems, poetry,

Slit by Brianna Hobson
The butcher walks in
To cut and keep leftovers,
He's working with meat...

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Categories: abortion, birth, creation, gender,

Premium MemberTHE COOL BREEZE by Line Gauthier


the cool breeze
a late august night
a dying breath



posted on August 29, 2018

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Categories: august, death, life, night,

Premium MemberCharmingly Deceived by Caren Krutsinger

Effervescent charm
Filled disbeliever with hope
Readily deceived
 
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Categories: death of a friend,

Premium MemberA DEATHLY SILENCE by Line Gauthier


a deathly silence
ringing loud on
remembrance day



posted on August 19, 2018...

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Categories: death, november, remembrance day,

Premium MemberBIDDING by Line Gauthier


bidding adieu
a farewell serenade
the autumn leaves



posted on August 18, 2018
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Categories: autumn, death, farewell, moving

Premium Member800-Year-Old Tree by Mark Toney
Maori legend
twisted pohutukawa-
the place of leaping...

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Categories: death, mythology, tree,

Water Dark and Deep by Timothy McGuire
water dark and deep
secrets there your soul to keep
black eternal sleep...

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Categories: dark, death, water,

Nights Curtain Will Fall by meru groen
Nights curtain will fall,

When the daylight loses face...

And shadows grow tall!

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Categories: death, metaphor,