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Hospice Poems - Poems about Hospice

Hospice Poems - Examples of all types of poems about hospice 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 hospice.
Premium Member Reaching eighty-five
...to think to relieve the burden for my children to bear I begin to think and stare. An introduction to the roll of hospice funeral arrangements, crypt for final justice mausoleum. plot, cremation which of the above for my final dam......Read More
Categories: hospice, age, change, death, family,
Form: Lyric



Premium Member A Plea to God
... She lies quietly inside her pain Another day stretched out before Hospice has arrived to ease her journey home. Her Father in Heaven is near, All talking has ceased, after all she can......Read More
Categories: hospice, god, jesus,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member HealthCare Requiem
...So here we are now together in this eternal circle around death's latest victim in our apartisan lives. We pause,......Read More
Categories: hospice, celebration, death, forgiveness, health,
Form: Free verse
Silent Songs
...have titled this poem ‘Windows’ but then the silence and the birds got my attention. Days before father died in the Hospice he would gaze out of the same window. On the other side of that silent window horses grazed in a paddock – no......Read More
Categories: hospice, poetry,
Form: Free verse
His Limbo Soliloquy
...race. Though sharing multiple telephone calls these past seven months since my assignment to be his companion as a hospice volunteer, I have yet to meet him face-to-face due to pandemic restrictions. Using his bedside number at the......Read More
Categories: hospice, spiritual,
Form: Free verse



His Limbo Soliloquy
...race. Though sharing multiple telephone calls these past seven months since my assignment to be his companion as a hospice volunteer, I have yet to meet him face-to-face due to pandemic restrictions. Using his bedside number at the......Read More
Categories: hospice, caregiving, confusion, destiny, farewell,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member On a Good Friend Dying
...I am losing a good friend to cancer very soon I am told he has been transferred to hospice, Reminding me of Robert Browning’s “Prospice” Like my dear Deborah, none of us are immune. In time we must al......Read More
Categories: hospice, death of a friend,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Morphine and More of It
...ody Body was having a difficult time Chest rattle said it was time to go Body would not give up Spirit was hoping hospice would come in Morphine! Spirit yelled, and lots of it Body relaxed at last, releasing spirit into the next j......Read More
Categories: hospice, death,
Form: Free verse
Hospice
...I wonder where you are I wonder how you are I wonder if you are still here still there holding on to time the last......Read More
Categories: hospice, heaven, passion,
Form: Blank verse
Afflicted Afghanistan
...ed; Through tempests, there were Taliban-tornados too, Like bones in flesh, these turned, Afghan's unending woe... Hospice of faiths like Zoroastrianism grew, Great Islam, yet, like an umpire, sharp whistles blew; Resurgences, like m......Read More
Categories: hospice, abuse, betrayal, conflict, fear,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Homophone Hospice
...Round Mudville Market, foul air was omnipresent butchers rent fowls’ necks to make tenant's rent, the scene that was......Read More
Categories: hospice, baseball, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Yea though I walk though the valley Psalm 23:5
...older sister Lynn died August 17, 2020 a few days short of her 68th birthday. She died in her own bedroom surrounded by hospice workers and the staff of her adult family home in Shoreline! I remember telling him, that she died at her home! ......Read More
Categories: hospice, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
The Look In Her Eyes
...on to leave for, an unique voyage she must take all alone: somehow she knew this as she lay small and quiet in her hospice bed-- past speaking any more, not even to her old husband. But though quiet as a mouse or a saint, yet she......Read More
Categories: hospice, appreciation, beauty, death, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member BARRETTE
...squeeze out in the sink in childhood no need for ink i’d think ‘ouch’ ‘ouch’ the pain she laid helpless on her hospice bed with merely a couple strands so brave she said goodbye to hair knowing it would grow back it grows ......Read More
Categories: hospice, mother,
Form: Free verse
No Story
...teardrop. My father holding his arms aloft after the chemotherapy A victory salute two days before he died in the hospice. Of course there are other images, but there is no story worth reinventing. Each image is a fractal an inco......Read More
Categories: hospice, poetry,
Form: Free verse

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