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Life Death Poems - Poems about Life Death

Life Death Poems - Examples of all types of poems about life death 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 life death.
Premium Member SHOWTIME
SHOWTIME Come life and death of it you blessed rhapsody you've played for long enough and now it's time to go there's not a better time than now...Read More
Categories: life death, confusion, dedication, dream, imagination,
Form: I do not know?

This is the second poem I have ever written, I was nine or ten. The love caused me pain I’m no longer able to breathe My bleeding soul My enclosed throat My blood-shot eyes My dying words All seem to fade away I...Read More
Categories: life death, dark, death, dream, grief,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Will Rage against the Dying of the Light
I will NOT "go gentle into that good night" I will "rage, rage against the dying of the light" For life was not meant to end in death Our breath of life was heaven sent But this is our...Read More
Categories: life death, death, life, life, death,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member The Dream
The Dream On it’s final journey – destination – a coma – realization, a stagnant pool of reflections, images on fun house mirrors – surrealistic paintings upon the walls of times passing, it’s life diminishing, slowly, upon wings of a sorrowful,...Read More
Categories: life death, lost, life, death, autumn,
Form: Free verse
The Way That I Flow
Inanimate emotion, of insufficient funds, A stanza full of metaphors, and metaphorical puns Living life holding a pen, an eraser is the only one to forgive, A combination of lyrical rhymes, but where does it end? Or does it...Read More
Categories: life death, inspirational, life, on writing
Form: I do not know?

The war that can be won
The mind commands the body immediately obeys, the mind order itself and it meets arrogance and lets that mean genie out of the bottle. In your addictions the line between life and death is very thin...Read More
Categories: life death, courage, faith, inspirational, life,
Form: Prose Poetry
Let Those Who Have Ears Hear
A pilgrim stood at an intersection of time and space Waiting for a sign, a revelation, some kind of saving grace Questions heavy as a millstone made him hang his head low Wondering why the heavens are silent;...Read More
Categories: life death, devotion, inspirational, life, death,
Form: Quatrain
a sincere death wish percolates in the early morning, from where it rises & how long it will last, there is no center, there’s no way of identifying a source--- like a brand new cancer that has been personalized to one, it lies behind...Read More
Categories: life death, life, death, death, cancer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Chilled Dawn
She is shadowed by fuzzy cobwebs of a morning without coffee, while dust motes mingle with the mold of time. Gazing out to the yard, through dingy glass, and fog, into a dismal January, she hopes to...Read More
Categories: life death, dark, death, farewell, loss,
Form: Verse
I died only once
Bereft of life, I choose death ...Read More
Categories: life death, death, life, death, me,
Form: Rhyme
Violence In Video Games
There was a loud explosion, followed by shouts of glee The rat-a-tat-tat of gunshot, was suddenly surrounding me It was much to my horror that my husband bought the game And to watch my boys playing it, nearly...Read More
Categories: life death, life, death, husband, death,
Form: Quatrain
The Rose
This immortal rose that lovers seek will be glimpsed by all in youthful peak for her presence will be on every corner. And those who confuse that heady perfume with a lust for love, will only find winter in an...Read More
Categories: life death, love, life, death, pain,
Form: Free verse
'KASA' - Life and Death 1
Live your Good Life, knowing GOD is Good always unto death What are we here for? to Die, so get Ready Am not afraid of Death but Life scares me A Breath tells it all, 'IN' and...Read More
Categories: life death, death, life, life, death,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Day I Almost Died
Life carried on brushing up pain Each day I could hardly remain Darkness seemed to be my only course As I falter and enter ultimate remorse I could not see what's going on before me As life seemed dim I...Read More
Categories: life death, death, depression, hope, life,
Form: Rhyme
Lost In Thought
Now who would of thought the thoughts that would truly get the mind lost in fragile thought? So much on our known life, about unknown death when we laugh at others but at ourselves we...Read More
Categories: life death, adventure, native american, on
Form: Acrostic

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