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Long Celebration of life Poems

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Premium Member No Second Chances
I've been watching the people across the street for about a year now. We wave at each other every once in a while, not really much more than seeing a familiar face without a name....

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Categories: celebration of life, death, emotions, grandfather, grandmother, people, perspective,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Earth's Final Answer
A society
culture
religion
humane species
forgetting,
or more likely under-valuing,
how to regeneratively suffer loss
may never have learned to face our universal fear of death
as a badge of permaculturing respect,
dignity through suffering sacred absence
where once we knew nondual co-arising relational...

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Categories: celebration of life, beauty, earth day, health, humor, love, religion,
Form: Prose Poetry
Celebration of life for Dalo
If I only had a few more minutes before you passed away
I'd tell you all the things I didn't get to say
I'd sit down with you and reminisce about our cape cod days
Go over one...

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Categories: celebration of life, death, death of a friend, emotions, eulogy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member LIFE LIKE A ROAD
                              Everyone 
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Categories: celebration of life, character, christian, inspiration, life, travel, voyage,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member A CELEBRATION OF LIFE


Dearest Cousin Madelyn,


Let’s sit in the rowboat, near the dawn’s verdant shore.
Where a squirrel sits under the Oak, that we once...so adored!


We can discuss music, or our fabulous families’activities.
Later, listen to jazz, Dave Brubeck, who...

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Categories: celebration of life, bereavement, celebration, cousin, dedication, heartbreak, memory,
Form: Rhyme



what is beauty
I often ponder as I lay awake and let my mind wonder, what beauty realy is.
If it is truly only in the eye of the beholder? am I then blind when I hold her? 
Embrace...

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Categories: celebration of life, inspirational, introspection, beauty, light, beauty, life, light,
Form: ABC
Celebration of Life
The stage was being set. 
I needed to get out of the way so that I 
Would not end up squashed by the stage's immense size.
Yet even as the edges of the stage did nudge...

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Categories: celebration of life, beautiful, celebration, destiny, devotion, happiness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Father's Day
Father’s day…
That old familiar ache in my heart returns along with a lump in my throat. 
I become distant  as that day grows closer, not taking in much of anything
 anyone has to say...

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Categories: celebration of life, father daughter,
Form: Prose
Lighthouse
Next day after the funeral was a celebration of life
at Mom's/Grandma's for a grand supper with memories ripe
afterwards eldest suggested we take some memento's 
going through her things I felt like I was pilfering,

To think...

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Categories: celebration of life, blessing, father daughter, mother daughter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Celebration of Life
Today began with a beautiful sunrise at my home
Shades of bright orange shined in the dark
It was the early hours of the day for celebration of a life
As I traveled to the church, I passed...

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Categories: celebration of life, appreciation, celebration, giving,
Form: Narrative
CRICKETS IN HEAD
CRICKETS IN HEAD
I’m a NeoPagan
From the Church of All Worlds
Dedicated to the celebration of Life.
I’m set on a land in the long run
Looking for crackets.
The brooms come higher that I expected
And the hole throws up...

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Categories: celebration of life, universe,
Form: Ode
Premium Member My Kubla Kahn Funeral Please
Here are my instructions for when I leave this world to go into the “magic realm of possibilities”, the heaven on another plane. For it will be so much better, it will make this Earth...

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Categories: celebration of life, emotions, funeral, happy, how i feel, humor,
Form: Free verse
ANIMUS PERSONA
Extraordinaire, he raised the ice.
He told me this when I was a child.
He said he heard his neck pop.
He laughed and said, “That stopped my dare devil’s persona.
As you see, I am short.
I liked to...

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Categories: celebration of life, appreciation, bereavement, celebration, how i feel, image,
Form: Narrative
In Sadness and Sorrow I Now Weep
In Sadness and Sorrow I Now Weep

I   In sadness and sorrow I now weep
N  Never to see the one I loved so deep
S  Saddened, cry weary eyes in retrospect 
A ...

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Categories: celebration of life, bereavement, death of a friend,
Form: Acrostic
Just A Day
So close, 
    all the prep and anticipation 
    aching to be set free with adulation,
    shimmer, sparkle, scintillating inclinations 
    push pulling...

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© DM Babbit  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: celebration of life, analogy, christmas,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Day Of The Dead
Dia De Los Muertos or Day Of The Dead - November 1st and 2nd All Day Saints

La Cavalera Catrina 1910-1930:
An etching by cartoonist and lithographer, José Guadalupe Posada
Of a Garbancera, elegant skull, an upper-class woman...

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© I Am Anaya  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: celebration of life, appreciation, celebration,
Form: Rhyme
Fat Tuesday
Girls Gone Wild
Careful, you may just have a child 
Drugs and alcohol plague the alleyway 
Stay away as there is a price to pay
Is the meaning of Mardi Gras to go buck wild
Let’s look and...

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© JA Angelo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: celebration of life, celebration, christian, easter, faith, french, holiday, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Goodbye my friend till we meet again
In the school, we played together.
The celebration of life we lived together. 
All the years yearning for a better life.
You were the true treasure of our life.
That we will never take it for a ride.
Goodbye,...

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Categories: celebration of life, death of a friend, friend, funeral, pain,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Shameless Chauvinism
Shameless,
we admit 
living Earth chauvinism.

Our home
and favorite planet,
better, not necessarily bigger,
in our collective opinion,
than all other revolving planets,
stars,
suns, 
satellites,
moons
orbiting through four dimensioned images
flowing maps
expanding frames
dynamic paradigms

More nurturing to us
than all stale constellations combined,
unchanging orthodoxy,
staid stillness
of...

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Categories: celebration of life, celebration, earth, earth day, health, nature, spiritual,
Form: Political Verse
Ballroom Delights
Ballroom Delights

Bright and colorful like a rainbow in blue sky,
spacious space for special souls and selected 
sounds and songs of summer nights.
Glorious room packed with excitement
and sizzling souls eager to ride the wave of 
dance...

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Categories: celebration of life, beauty, celebration, culture, dance, desire, for her,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Celebration of Life
*Celebration of the life for a dear friend who recently passed.

My dear friend; calm, patient and positive
A giving person who sacrificed and served in faith
You will be in my heart forever, through it all
I celebrate...

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Categories: celebration of life, celebration, friend, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Musings On Spirituality
I'm a believer in a higher power,
a power greater than myself, but I'm 
infinitely more spiritual than religious.

Through the lens of my belief system, 
I search to find meaning in life 
and what matters most...

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Categories: celebration of life, perspective, spiritual,
Form: Prose Poetry
If I Would Have Known
If I would have known you wouldn’t be here 
I would have stopped worrying about the small stuff 
I would have held you tighter and said “I love you “more often 
If I would have...

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Categories: celebration of life, appreciation, death, i love you, i miss
Form: Free verse
Where My Soul Lives
My body lives here, but my soul is absent. 

My soul lives…

 

Where “I love you” has meaning.

Where parenthood is an honor and a privilege. 

Where a house is a home.

Where the best meal is...

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Categories: celebration of life, imaginationbody,
Form: I do not know?
Faith in dialogue with the world
We have a beautiful liturgy
so dramatic and impressive 
that one may be glued to it,
be involved and participate.

It presents a new movement,
along with its recurring theme,
a celebration of life and promises
that God, our Savior, makes...

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Categories: celebration of life, faith, inspirational, uplifting, love, may,
Form: Narrative