Adventure Loss Poems

These Adventure Loss poems are examples of Loss poems about Adventure. These are the best examples of Loss Adventure poems written by international poets.


The Price of a Normal Life, Part IV by David Welch
Hopkins just fumed, and dove for his iron,
Bud’s gun barked, and he fired right then,
The Pinkerton’s charged at the gunshot,
And stared down on the lifeless...

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Categories: loss, adventure, conflict, family, growth,

The Price of a Normal Life, Part III by David Welch
Bud’s eyes went wide, and he tried to speak,
But the older man’s stare shut him down.
“Let me tell you, vagrant with no folks,
the words that...

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Categories: loss, adventure, conflict, family, growth,



The Price of a Normal Life, Part II by David Welch
Hours later Bud rode a spent, tired horse,
covered in grit and grime from the chase,
as he went he came upon a well-built ranch,
painted white, a...

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Categories: loss, adventure, conflict, family, growth,

The Price of a Normal Life, Part I by David Welch
Bud Rowder grew up in wind-swept Kansas,
lived a farming life until the age of nine,
when Arapaho raiders charged on in,
poor Bud was the only one...

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Categories: loss, adventure, conflict, family, growth,

Premium MemberLOSS OF INNOCENT MIND by James Edward Lee Sr.
LOSS OF INNOCENT MIND

I was thought birth from pleasure
Co-created by God and my parents
Sperm met egg but was I here before
No control wasn't asked to...

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Categories: loss, adventure, anxiety, confusion, dark,

After Your Heartbreak by Andrew Crisci
Life seemed an adventure filled with joy...  
when you met that handsome boy;
you flew through skies without clouds:
trusting in him kept you from doubts....

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Categories: loss, anxiety, heartbroken, loneliness, longing,

Odyssey from Africa 13c by Phil Salmon
Chapter 13c

In the tracks of these cetaceans 
For as long as he could follow 
So he said to Tor the shipwright 
"I will follow after Matto
 
“In the hope...

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Categories: loss, adventure, africa, endurance, history,

Come by the Hanging Tree by Ruben Alejandro Hernandez Diaz
Come walk to the Hanging Tree,
So tall and green that any could see;
The maiden sailed through the sea,
In order to look for the Hanging Tree;
She...

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Categories: loss, adventure, dream, image, imagination,

Humanity by bawa talwar
Humble we must remain to the last breath
Underprivileged through help must be given strength
Mercy towards the less able must  be shown
Aim we must to...

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Categories: loss, adventure, allusion, friend, happiness,

Premium MemberA Telegram from the Queen by Kevin Shaw
A Telegram from the Queen

An interview with Maisie Widdop,
On her very special day.
Her telegram from the queen has arrived,
and has something, she wants to say.

Maisie...

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Categories: loss, adventure, april, birthday, dream,

Premium MemberFIND THE STRENGTH by Line Gauthier
Friendly and exuberant
He brought sunshine to the workplace
Loved coffee breaks most
Smoking and chatting with colleagues
He liked to call friends
His favourite topic
None more than his kids
They...

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Categories: loss, children, death, father son,

Premium MemberOff To College In A Kayak by Robert Trezise Jr.
The tip
Of her orange and black
Kayak

Tears
The tissue
Of lake
In the early morning sunrise

As my daughter paddles
To the other side.

There is no sound

Way out there

In the smooth...

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Categories: loss, adventure, angel, child, creation,

The Chalk Cliff Over The Seaton Bay Wilderness by Andrew Crisci
Lately, I've heard many stories of teens
taking plunges into the pristine waters,
but some just sit chatting with their peers...  
while someone is contemplating suicide...

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Categories: addiction, anger, loss, memory,

The Good Horse Fred by David Welch
The cowboy he rode on out of the hills
Slumped over his good horse Fred.
Covered in dust, the least of his ills,
Both he and the horse...

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Categories: loss, adventure, anger, death of

life by jonny sance
look beyond this haze
if your confused you will be dazed
by the power of verbal grenades
no time to grieve this day

left to deal with the consequences...

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Categories: adventure, confusion, fear, loss,

Pain: My Ultimate Companion by Jaquay Atkins
The sway in your hips and the innocence of your lips 
You gently maneuvered and slid through my finger tips
There you were, yet there you...

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Categories: loss, adventure, art, blue, grief,

The Legend of Screamin' Bill Wilcox by David Welch
Screamin’ Bill Wilcox was quite a man,
Carved from a block of stone
With a face of leather, deeply tanned
And a voice you could hear in Rome.

A...

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Categories: loss, adventure, death of a

philosophy giants by jan oskar hansen
Philosophy Giants  

So here we are motley crew of Facebook writers
We rattle our cages spew our anger on the Persian rug-
In our imagination- but,...

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Categories: adventure, leaving, london, loss,

Premium MemberMaking Hay by Gerald Dillenbeck
Make hay while the sun shines.

I grew up as a closeted polypathic nature-mystic
on a marginal, at best, family farm
in Michigan.

This farm was my embryonic home,
an...

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Categories: loss, depression, family, farm, health,

Premium MemberThe Reconciliation by Cecelia Hopkins-Drewer
When the war of worlds' was done
And the Colonists owned the sun,
The old miner from Sirius One
Gleaned the galaxy for his son.

He sought the brave...

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Categories: adventure, bereavement, grief, loss,