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Leaving Poems | Examples of Leaving Poetry

Leaving Poems. Below are examples of poems about leaving. This list of leaving poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of leaving poetry. This list of works about leaving is an excellent resource for examples on how to write leaving poems.

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List of Leaving Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Last whistle jagdish bajantri Romanticism 9th grade, leaving, meaningful,
Premium Member Poem Don't just walk away John Hamilton Lyric leaving, angst, break up, conflict,
BEAUTIFULLY ROTTEN Victor Alaje Free verse leaving, dark, death, humanity, innocence,
Premium Member Poem HAPPENING 93 ear candy Brian Strand Verse leaving, longing,
Like A Breeze Alice Starblossom I do not know? beautiful, farewell, heartbroken, leaving,
His Name Is My Name Too Trey Hamner Epitaph leaving, death, death of a
Premium Member Poem The love we share John Hamilton Lyric leaving, best friend, endurance, forgiveness,
Premium Member Poem An exercise to release writer's block D.W. Rodgers Free verse autumn, leaving,
Premium Member Poem LEAVING FATE Sheer Terror Free verse destiny, leaving, life, poetry,
HURT Brian Lusimbo Rhyme desire, emotions, leaving, longing,

Fly My Children
by R. e. taylor
Fly My Children

My children
I have loved you for so long
From the moment I first saw you
You changed and grew
Became more beautiful everyday
Spreading your wings
The time...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: leaving, children, freedom, growing up,

When you go
by Romeo Moses
I'm a sunless sky,
I'm a moonless night,
no matter how hard I try,
my heart never seems to function right.

When you go.
Nothing never grows,
the wind never blows,
rivers...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anxiety, appreciation, divorce, leaving,

Try Her Up
by PYG's Whisper
3 am in the morning
Everybody is sleeping
Some of them are snoring 
Maybe others are boozing
And the rest making out and moaning
Conclusion, everyone’s enjoying this night
Doing...

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Dramatic Monologue | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: leaving, anger, anxiety, girl, jealousy,

When Eyes Speak in full Sentences
by TS Lewis
your touch
Ability to speak
or walk sucked up
into your mind
compartmentalized
As if your spirit
was packing up shop
and taking your memories
on a long vacation,
 telling your body
"Sorry hun,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: farewell, leaving, writing,

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PACKING
by Line Gauthier


packing her suitcase
long awaited getaway
the taste of freedom



posted on August 23, 2018



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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: change, freedom, leaving, travel,

Another Chance
by Patrick Doran
I would love
to return to France
to try and
save our romance.
Find a Chateau
that we could run.
Down south,
where there is sun.
Spend the summer
helping brides.
While in the winter
we...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: heartbroken, leaving, life, lost

TO TIE THE STAR
by Neldy Jolo
You're stranded
in the boundary’s realm
then you're lost
from its pith
you want to get home
but the shadows kept you
you din’t found the way
until you got back
to the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: leaving, betrayal, body, desire, imagery,

Transient Quietus
by Kyle N. Sampson
Happiness may prevail
But behind closed door's 
Swith livid conceded wail
Emotions are horde
Tears present coercively
Thoughts that carousel
Dulcet that distracts
And dissipates the conceit
Dissented vagary
Repudiated pathos
Hankering pacification
Regard this...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: irony, leaving, meaningful, mirror,

Memories Of Jim
by Kurt Philip Behm
Little Lord Fauntleroy
  left to devise

His future uncertain
  a past once despised

Little Lord Fauntleroy
  his choice lies within

To do unto others
 ...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: leaving,

Shopping List
by Bleak Willow
My muse is getting tired of me. She has
unkempt young men in Parisian garrets
she wants to inspire. But finally she agrees
to meet me for a...

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List | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: leaving,

Under What Influence
by Teagan Taylor
Sometimes I think
I would love you more
if I was still drinking.
And then I decipher the code:
I would love you more
if I still loved myself less.
...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abuse, addiction, evil, leaving,

It's The Heart
by Heni Stein
It's not the walls,
It's not the floors.
It's not the windows,
It's not the doors.

It's not the end -
But it's a start...
Because it's not the structure,
It's the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: encouraging, heart, leaving, memory,

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Goodbye in the Rain Reprise
by Kelly Crenshaw
The first time I lost my mind,
I was standing in the rain.
The second time the song remained the same.
My brother told me all you’ll ever...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absence, conflict, goodbye, leaving,

Back Into the Earth
by Lycia Harding
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Men will ever give to Earth
Who live still ought never grieve
You'll then fill your lot of worth,
not in life but when you leave

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07/22/2018
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Epigram | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: death, leaving, life,

FREEDOM
by Dave Timperley
FREEDOM
United Kingdom walk away. If you do, what can they say?
United Kingdom  refuse to pay, if you do what can they say? 
They say...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: leaving, community, how i feel,

Foolish
by Casarah Nance
Holding on to empty hopes,
figuring out ways to cope,
sadness playing on the strings
while the jesters sorrow sings.

Foolish am I for holding on so,
foolish for thoughts...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: break up, heartbreak, leaving,

Cut To The Chase And Tan Hat Man
by matthew harris
Cut To The Chase...And Tan Hat Man!

Though reading horror stories (macabre),
     an only every now and again
    ...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: leaving, 10th grade, 11th grade,

My mother old blue eyes just asked me what is my biggest regret
by Christopher Flaherty
My Mother just asked me ?
What is my biggest regret ?

It took me a while to think 
But then it came to me

I suppose its...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: leaving,

Precious One
by Kable Brown
My Dear Precious One the time has come for us to say goodbye.
It will be the last time I see you smile and the last...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: leaving, break up, emotions, goodbye,

SUDDEN JOURNEY
by MOSES KISIANG'ANI MAKHAKHA
Many exit when covered, while others nake’
Some wish to leave, while others hesitate
When the latter comes, the former hides the face
The journey for brave, courage...

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Didactic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anxiety, leaving,