Courage Loss Poems

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


A Crab's Life by Chime Justice Ndubuisi
Just yesterday morning,
The west wind whirled away my hat.
"What use is an old hat?"
I murmured as I pedalled my bicycle, whistling.

Few miles away, my flip-flop...

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Categories: courage, hope, inspirational, loss,

Three Fine, Well-Tended Graves, Part II by David Welch
...It was early fall when the trouble came
to the Sperry’s and the Circle-S Ranch,
a dozen bandits came riding in hard,
shooting their guns in an entrance...

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Categories: loss, courage, family, growth, hero,



Three Fine, Well-Tended Graves, Part I by David Welch
Rudolph Sperry was a ranch-owner’s son,
and rode hard for his Circle-S brand,
helping punchers herd cattle 'cross the plains,
in Nebraska’s western Sand Hill lands,
he wasn’t that...

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Categories: loss, courage, family, growth, hero,

ATTACK by JW Nugent
	ATTACK

I can still see their faces
mouths open screaming silent screams
silenced by the loud barking 
of weapons, theirs and ours;
sudden explosions rendering moot
intensity of automatic fire.

They...

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Categories: loss, anger, conflict, confusion, courage,

Break Free From Melancholy by Michael Robinson


Break Free from Melancholy

The symbolic nature of heart and hand 
Love lost grief of pain that may never end
A life of anguish - distress of...

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Categories: loss, analogy, angst, anxiety, beautiful,

The Taking of a Hero's Wife, Part III by David Welch
...He gave a curt nod, then with his partner,
got in his car and drove out of there,
Owen sighed, then nearly leapt from his skin,
seeing Laura...

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Categories: bereavement, courage, loss, love,

The Taking of a Hero's Wife, Part II by David Welch
The things they screamed at poor Laura
enraged Owen, and made his blood boil,
to harass a widow who’d lost everything…
Was there nothing left they would not...

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Categories: bereavement, courage, loss, love,

The Taking of a Hero's Wife, Part I by David Welch
Owen Kucharski found himself inside
of a rather awkward situation,
all because of a women that he saw
every few days for adult ‘recreation.’

Her name was Laura, and...

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Categories: bereavement, courage, loss, love,

How to Find Happiness by Janet Bingham
The real irony of life
is that we think
everybody else is
happier than we are
and has a better life
than we do.
That isn't so.
We all have dark moments
of...

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Categories: loss, courage, depression, encouraging, endurance,

Destroyed by Freedom by Michael Robinson

Destroyed by Freedom

As one stands and one dies
In the battle of deceit and lies
Crippled by argument with a fighting thought
Only from which one is solely...

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Categories: loss, analogy, betrayal, change, conflict,

Premium MemberThe Evolution of a Broken Heart by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
“The Evolution of a Broken Heart”


In thy hands I gently placed it
Lacking Hesitation’s pleas and virtues
‘twas ne’er a time to be uncourageous
Plucked somewhere from deep...

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Categories: loss, abuse, betrayal, destiny, fate,

Premium MemberPink Chanel by Gregory R Barden

What horrid irony ...
     I put this suit on because it was his favorite -
      ...

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Categories: courage, death, history, loss,

Premium MemberRemains by Heidi Coon
She whispers, ‘just breathe’
The only way out, is through
Should you fall beneath
Truth laid bare for you

 

The only way out is through
Weighted pain pulls you...

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Categories: loss, absence, change, courage, emotions,

Again We Started Ten by PJ Gongora
Fall for me though none of shadow reveal
No simple information to issue
Uncovering the veil of truth concealed
And white lies based on some colorful hue.

Vest me...

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Categories: loss, courage, death, eulogy, farewell,

Premium MemberWARM GUN by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
"Warm Gun"


Sleep to dream avoid bullets piercing Life's nightmare deviant waking scheme buried treasure somewhere dreaming of Tomorrow Land with her own hell to raise...

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Categories: children, courage, light, loss,

Premium MemberCANCER WARD by Line Gauthier

firm by your side
my heart is shattered
where will I find the strength


Submitted for MID DECEMBER STANDARD CONTEST sponsored by BRIAN STRAND - December 9, 2017...

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Categories: cancer, courage, heartbreak, loss,

Premium MemberRoute 66 - Part 1 by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
“Route 66” (Part 1)


“I have a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore, Toto”, she said
The moral of this story, let us deliver from beginning not...

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Categories: loss, betrayal, courage, imagery, integrity,

Premium MemberRoute 66 - Part 2 by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
“Rout 66” (Part 2)


The Wicked Old Witch stalked her, flying above 
on her revved up battered old  Peugeot Stick made from 
twigs and oderous...

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Categories: loss, betrayal, courage, imagery, integrity,

Crushed by Kristina Whitmore
Fragile are crisp clean lines that edge an invisible thread
Carelessly crushed beneath the unknown forceful dead

Efforts of gripping the reality through truthful grief pained wash
Casual...

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Categories: loss, america, car, community, culture,

Veteran's Day 2017 by MATTHEW harris
I just learned (via email) 
  from a close paternal relative Pamela Noblitt
that my paternal grandfather (Aaron Harris), 
   when in his...

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Categories: loss, america, conflict, courage, dad,