Butterfly Loss Poems

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


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,

Premium MemberSweeter The Loss by Sara Kendrick
Sweeter would be the loss of pain than riches
Like a royal wardrobe richly adorned
Once again to sew those lovely stitches
A new lease upon life slowly...

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Categories: loss, pain,



Curiosity's Possession by Juliet Ligon
Without fencing, she tended her vegetable garden.
An openness rested in an unknown place.
A fragrant, floral scent rendered her pardon,
as well as a monarch butterfly's chase.

His...

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Categories: loss, bereavement, butterfly, childhood, freedom,

Premium MemberSCI-FI by Line Gauthier


Once long ago there was a clear blue sky
Where roamed free bird and butterfly
That’s when came the idea to super citify
And to pollution creators deify
All...

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Categories: city, humanity, loss, nature,

Memories Return From Horizon by Subimal Sinha-Roy
MEMORIES RETURN FROM HORIZON

Flashes of lightning in your face gleamed
The smile I painted on my butterfly wing
Cascades of stream in your voice ringed
The music I...

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Categories: inspirational, loss, memory,

Premium MemberOur love will always be stronger then cancer by Melissa Tracy
I'll never forget watching the color drain from your face the day you were diagnosed
I turned into a ghost myself, it's one of the days...

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Categories: loss, angel, cancer, death, heartbroken,

Premium MemberAngelic Butterfly - A Collaboration with Heidi Sands by Joseph May
 She arrived on the wings of a butterfly
 But left with wings of an angel, soaring ever so high
 She’s found heaven's glory in...

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Categories: angel, butterfly, friendship, loss,

Treasure by Felice Bee
I found a treasure in a field
Shine in the water
I loved it when it called my name
Beautiful animal

I polished it and kept it warm
Hid it...

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Categories: loss, animal, beautiful, butterfly, dream,

The winter wind by Subimal Sinha-Roy
The flutter of the butterfly freezes
The falling leaf turns the colors fawn
Life counts the days in winter wind.
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Categories: fate, life, loss,

manchester by Gail Foster
as rain upon the road to hell
the burning coals of murderers
fall in a thousand pieces fall

have mercy on us all for we
are mourning for the...

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Categories: loss, butterfly, children, death, flower,

And the earth weeps by Chris Green

And the earth weeps


Petunia petal’d tear drops
on saffron colored morns
fall deep in the shadows
where sunshine is only a reflection
of the beauty once shared
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Clouded days sing...

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Categories: loss, sorrow,

Butterfly Prayers by M.P. Shaudd
The prayers we pray float to the sky
Each night before we dream
Carried above to the ones we love
On beautiful butterfly wings

A gentle breeze full of...

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Categories: loss, butterfly, death of a

dead butterflies, a tanka by Gail Foster
winter, the poet
sad affections disordered
mourns in the morning
dead butterflies slaughtered by
the blunt blades of butterknives

© Gail Foster 18th November 2016 
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Categories: butterfly, death, depression, loss,

Premium MemberThe Unbeliever by Victor Buhagiar
Everything was wrong.
Absence of belief,
gloomy shades of sadness,
knowing she lay
dead on a cold bed
he knew he'll never use again.
 
Ashen clouds raced overhead,
denuded trees scarred...

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Categories: death, loss, , atheist,

quietus, a tanka by Gail Foster
after the guns stop
flowers from love letters fall
soft on no man’s ground

no glory be found in this 
quietus of butterflies

© Gail Foster 11th November 2016
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Categories: butterfly, death, history, loss,

Butterfly Eyes by Alanah Rae
Have you seen the one with butterfly eyes?
The one who hides behind a smiling disguise
Who passes me by every night
As I close my eyes
They stand...

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Categories: butterfly, cry, death, loss,

In sorrowed shadows by Chris Green
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Posy petal’d tear drops
on saffron colored morns
fall deeply in sorrowed shadows
where sunshine is merely a reflection
of the beauty once shared

Clouded days sing dreary sonnets
and the...

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Categories: cry, loss, sorrow,

where rainbows breathe by zayid muhammad
where rainbows breathe
(for the late Dorothy Collins, 1961-2015)
by ‘bro. zayid’

“I’m
just chasing rainbows…
“And I ain’t seen a star that’s had your smile…
“I’m just chasing rainbows… 
“Like...

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Categories: bereavement, death, loss, love,

Feel my Love by Balbir Singh
I have lost you once with lots of pain
Now I am in love to win you again.

You are my butterfly and the spark of life
Will...

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Categories: loss, i love you, i

Premium Membersei duci hated nota bene by arthur vaso
To die
One must be alive
So where am I?

To cry
One must feel loss
No one to miss, empty tears dry

To fly
One must have wings
If only broken I...

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Categories: art, loss, philosophy, suicide,