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McGillicuddy's Wake
Two new crutches and two double shots of Bushmills Irish Whiskey enabled Joe Faherty to move from the back seat of Moira Murphy's 1976 Buick into Eagan's Funeral Home for Tim McGillicuddy's wake. At 87,...

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Categories: death of a friend, fantasy,
Form: Prose



Premium Member Bruce Walker, elegy
My teacher died.
   
   His lungs failed him.

He taught me that the lungs
harbor grief.

   His lungs are gone.
My grief has only just arrived.


   He used his lungs...

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Categories: death of a friend, love, teacher,
Form: Elegy
The Murderers Cry
Haven’t you had enough blood from the beginning of time?
Haven’t you taken enough lives before they should have died?
All around I can hear their cry 
They want to escape from the under world
You spill blood...

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Categories: death of a friend, betrayal, break up, bullying, conflict, death of
Form: Dramatic Monologue
The soul Errand and other poems
The Soul Errand
To Sir Walter Raleigh Tomb.

Since my soul shall though go
Upon a thankless arrent too
I fear not to touch the best so
The truth shall be my warrant through 
I went since I need must...

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Categories: death of a friend, africa, beautiful, beauty, child, death of a
Form: Ballad
CLADESTINE
THE CHIMNEY
The once fine air, refreshens with dust
Between the village horizon and crest
Since the sailing of a death chemical chimney.

Young green plants seedlings growing on slope
Are left to sip these  carcinogenic dusts, sapling
And entwined...

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Categories: corruption, death of a friend, depression, emotions,
Form: Prose Poetry



Thanos as a victim, Human predicament in The Avengers: Infinity war
Spoilers ahead....... 
Spoilers ahead .......

Thanos may be the villain but have you ever wondered why?. Nobody out of the blue starts to hate every entire race. He was the Victim of the theory of human...

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Categories: death of a friend, anxiety, character, dark, daughter, death, death of
Form: Prose
Premium Member The Day Before You Died
Remember the day before you died? Your heart reeked of mania. The way you lied about your whereabouts broke my world into a mangling mess. Who cleaned up my mess? It used to be you....

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death of a friend, sister, suicide,
Form: Verse
the battles the world has seen
the bombs 
the guns 
the blood shed
no humanity done
all is lost
under the strick and pain
of all the bombs 
every day 
WW1 WW2 
the Cold War 
nothing is new
death for nothing
revolution you say 
killing hundred of...

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Categories: dark, death, death of a friend, depression,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member My mother's death in III parts
Part I:  My mother’s Voice. 
  
“There’s something not quite right.” 
My mother’s doctor said.
The murmur in your heart.
I think we’ll  make a start, 
to take a look, and book a bed...

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Categories: cry, death, death of a friend, loss,
Form: Narrative
The Defiant Miniature Pinscher Puppy
It feels as though I have sing all the songs
It feels as though I have  correct all my wrongs
It feels as though I have read all the books
It feels as though I have something...

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Categories: death of a friend, america, anti bullying, betrayal, community, death of
Form: Free verse
A tribute to Heather
"A Tribute to Heather "
It all started 38 years ago
December 11 
An angel was sent from heaven 
From the time she came out the womb
She was special , she was unique
she was a queen
she lit...

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Categories: age, death, death of a friend, friend,
Form: Prose Poetry
The Difference in the Stories We Want to Tell
Ohh I could have sat with my heart 
--elevated with dribbled echoes-- 
ahhhhhh until it yet exhaled the tarnished seams 
capturing only the quiet current lapping
and soaking dirty steel embankment	
along the river’s edge beneath the...

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Categories: death of a friend, music, nostalgia, river,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Major Not Minor
So major: 
Not minor
When things were cool 
Between us my dude an I 
we had an understanding.
I mean he knew, I was down for most 
everything that was righteous.
We had our own bond.
He knew certain...

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Categories: bereavement, death, death of a friend, poetry,
Form: Prose Poetry
I Pray For Mother
 Taken from the Novel, ''The Thirteenth Year''  By S.T Nchindo

Dear mother
I seek no special day
I need no remainder
I set no alarm
To bring you to thoughts
Each day, I know you are gone
My heart soars...

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Categories: daughter, death of a friend, dedication, fear,
Form: Pastoral
I Pray For Mother
 Taken from the Novel, ''The Thirteenth Year''  By S.T Nchindo

Dear mother
I seek no special day
I need no remainder
I set no alarm
To bring you to thoughts
Each day, I know you are gone
My heart soars...

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Categories: daughter, death of a friend, dedication, fear,
Form: Pastoral
Last Turn Of The Morning Carousel Forever Turn The Midnight Carousel Birthday Poem For Merry
Am I just another antiquity
An artist who finds a natural home
Among the paupers whose graves are marked with serial numbers
Instead of headstones?
I hate gimmicks and dismiss them
Like any other moment of mediocrity.  
The truth...

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Categories: anxiety, death of a friend, depression, i
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Goodbye My Sweet Boy, Bo RIP
TO MY FAVORITE GOLDEN RETRIEVER BO

Poem I Written September 26, 2015

You're beautiful golden hair,
with a splash of gray on your face.
And so what if your fur,
is all over the damn place.

If you gave me your...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: best friend, death of a friend, dog,
Form: Rhyme
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: death, death of a friend, emotions, eulogy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Died by the Gun Where have all the Johns Gone
Where have all the John's gone ?
they all been murdered by the ones
Who have the right to bear arms
It was 1963 and I was walking home from school going home for lunch
While in Texas something...

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Categories: bereavement, brother, death of a friend, evil,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member The Mask of Fate
The Mask of Fate
(This poem deals with the Corona Virus. 
It is very intense.)

My kid's school called.  
The college. 
They said that there had been...
a national concern; regarding the Sun. 
No... 
That was not...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: abortion, anxiety, death, death of a friend,
Form: Narrative
The Art Of Escape
Do you still wonder 
now that you’ve been washed out
into fate’s unforgiving seas
why you were sentenced to a life
you swore was in the wrong body?
Living in the wrong body is a natural crime
The price
To live...

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Categories: anger, anxiety, death of a friend, depression,
Form: Narrative
PINK LACE
**Every pace change --is the voices of poets sharing his/her Ribbon** 

"PINK LADIES"  
  
The phone rings, 
The clock dings,

I scream, scream, and scream:

I can’t grasp what is real
I can’t inhale the lives...

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Categories: anger, bullying, cancer, death of a friend,
Form: Dramatic monologue
I Survived Janjaweed Part 2
     Hordes of screams sounded out all around and masses of slashed bloody villagers staggered into our village.  Grownups started running to finding stuff to clean them   ...

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Categories: bereavement, death, death of a friend, family,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Josh 12 poems of loss
Josh 12 poems of loss 
Josh: 12 poems of loss
CSParker
(full book)

I hate heroin
for what it took from me
josh who could always
make me laugh
put a smile on my face
when I was down
heroin took you from me
but...

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© cs parker  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death of a friend, absence, abuse, addiction, age, america, community, confusion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 50 Words for Poe: Rasputin


"50 Words for Poe: Rasputin"



The Rat was buried in the Pet Cemetery
His name was Rasputin

She had been fond of him for some time
feeding him morsels 
every now and again
tickling his whiskers occasionally -
until he decided...

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Categories: dark, death of a friend, fantasy, fate,
Form: Burlesque