Art Loss Poems

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


Ancient love by Denitia Boshoff
Theres an ancient song thats sung
from the time that life begun
that seeps into the cracks of my heart
leaving stains till the day I depart.

Surviving this...

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Categories: loss, allusion, art, beautiful, celebration,

Premium MemberA Glimpse by Robert Lindley
A Glimpse

window, midnight moon
plate, three eggs, home-made biscuits
seven rain-soaked trees

Robert J. Lindley, 5-10-2018
Haiku


Note- That next day, darkness fell and this world was never the same........

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Categories: loss, art, change, creation, emotions,



A Letter on the Desktop by Jenny Dillon
I found a letter on my desk,
The black ink reeks of loss
The screaming scrawl of messy messes
Engraves my wounded soul with sad goodbyes
My heart, my...

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Categories: loss, angst, art, betrayal, dark,

Premium MemberThe Fate of a Butterfly by Sheer Terror
forged noble thread
guides a knife to cut or trace
sewing as you slumber
belief is a place right here
inside the very outline
to the scar on your face
time...

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Categories: loss, art, butterfly, conflict, hope,

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,

Premium MemberYour Life A Jewel Unto Me by Robert Lindley

    Your Life A Jewel Unto Me

    O' long departed friend,
    wandering ghost in this dark...

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Categories: loss, art, beauty, dream, heartbreak,

On a sad note by Chisala Kataya
You go through life existence regretting the little things in life, 
this man said. 
His face beaten up by the ages, 
a figure head to...

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Categories: loss, grief, i miss you,

Elegy for an Artist by Lee Wood
“The art of losing isn’t hard to master;
so many things seem filled with the intent
to be lost that their loss is no disaster.”
“One Art” poem...

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Categories: eulogy, life, loss,

Premium MemberDISCONNECT by Line Gauthier


It occurred to me
I think more and more like a poet
Thoughts jumbled with imagery
Off in my own colourful world
Small wonder there’s a disconnect
With dusty musty...

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Categories: loss, conflict, discrimination, imagination, innocence,

Winter by Sitabz Garg
The sleepy morning 
woke 
with a shiver 
in the coldest 
night of the year
The sleepless birds
 charged
 into the sky 
And a snake 
wheeled further
...

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Categories: loss, art, death, imagery, imagination,

Premium MemberDeceiving Beams From False Moons Often Fall by Robert Lindley
Deceiving Beams From False Moons Often Fall

Deceiving beams from false moons often fall
To those sad, lonely and lost love blinded
Aching for tender-sweet renewed love calls
Fall...

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Categories: loss, art, deep, dream, inspirational,

Loss by Anna Hopper
The music stopped
A screeching halt
My heart dropped
The fight was fought

The race was ran
The story, told
Like wind and sand
I couldn’t hold

Nothing looked
Or felt the same
Insides shook
Fluids...

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Categories: loss, bereavement,

Letting go by Hassana Shuaibu
Letting go is an art

It is drawing fine lines
around your heart
and between you two,
though you clearly do not want to.

It is seeing the beauty
in being...

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Categories: introspection, loss, lost love,

Premium MemberA Star-like Dream by Charlie Smith
Everlasting Grace
Touched this heart
Softly embraced,
Imbued its art.

Enduring love
Kindling dreams
Drifting above
A starlight's gleam.


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Categories: dream, loss, love, memory,

Premium MemberWhen I Close My Eyes Baby by Robert Lindley
When I Close My Eyes Baby

When I close my eyes baby, 
your soft voice sends me on my way
When I close my eyes baby,
in your...

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Categories: loss, art, creation, desire, dream,

Premium MemberThe Singer by Jon K
In the dark she is waiting, 200 kilos of velvet
separating one world from the other.
It was art to her, she was under no pretence,
she was...

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Categories: cancer, friend, friendship, loss,

Premium MemberI Sit and Ponder by Jon K
I am comfortable with the loneliness now,
I shall wear it while it works,
But I shall take no oath nor solemn vow,
just sit silently as it...

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Categories: longing, loss, lost love,

Premium MemberAre You Now, Free Falling, Like Heaven Sent Rain by Robert Lindley
Are You Now, Free Falling, Like Heaven Sent Rain

We hope you passed, free falling, like Heaven sent rain
Are we ever to hear or see your...

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Categories: art, dedication, loss, music,

Premium MemberWe Had Time, Eternity Or So We Thought by Robert Lindley
We Had Time, Eternity Or So We Thought

We had time, eternity or so we thought
days of sunshine, picnics in flowering fields.
In life and in love,...

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Categories: appreciation, art, happiness, loss,

Premium MemberThe Shape Of A Broken Heart by Mike Hauser
She leaves a trail of salty tears
From over here to over there
Crying out like a work of art
In the shape of a broken heart

Before she...

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Categories: loneliness, longing, loss, lost