Goodbye Loss Poems

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


Hard To Let Go by Sara Hollenbeck
I knew for weeks that I would eventually have to say goodbye.

Why you left so soon… only God knows why.

 

I keep thinking how this...

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Categories: grief, hurt, loss,

Premium MemberYou Never Know by Kelly Hitchcock
Will the sun come up tomorrow?
Heaven only knows
I saw your beautiful face this morning
You said goodbye - I said hello

Another day together
Going on our busy...

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Categories: loss, lost love, love,



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,

That Sinking Feeling by Earl Schumacker
When boats sink to deeper waters depths
Passengers go down gurgling wet
Music sounds become garbled
In fact they disappear
Cold beneath the waves
Rocks caused their fate
No more sun
They...

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Categories: loss, boat, dark, endurance, goodbye,

I watch as she grows weaker by debbie hernandez
I watch as she grows weaker and it breaks my heart in two
To see her in such pain I wonder just how long she will...

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Categories: loss, bereavement, cancer, how i

Love through pain by fauxcroft wade
The saddest aspect of my life

is that I never got to see you smile

never saw your twinkling eyes

no chance to say goodbye 

my baby girl.

You were...

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Categories: girl, loss, lost love,

Premium MemberINTERNET LIARS by jack cooper
Have you ever stopped and asked yourself why
So many people on the Internet seem to lie
Instead of complying and relying on
What lives deep down inside
To...

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Categories: bullying, emotions, loneliness, loss,

Last Goodbye by andrew rogers
Life is a gift
wrapped in struggle
Decorated by memories
And tied with a ribbon of love.

But this gift is finite.
We prepare ourselves with the knowledge of not...

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Categories: best friend, death, loss,

Premium MemberOne, Nine, and Sixteen by Curtis Moorman
ONE, NINE AND SIXTEEN

The sewing machine, long idle, gathered dust
For Grandma, this machine was a must
She would work long into the night
Making sure each stitch...

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Categories: goodbye, loss, love, war,

Premium MemberYesterday by Michelle Faulkner
Yesterday, I lost you in my life
At the end of a hard day's night
Something in my heart whispers - "She loves you,"
Still, I want to...

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Categories: death, farewell, goodbye, loss,

Why do lovebirds cry by RONELO COLLAMAR
Why do lovebirds cry?
By: Ronelo Collamar
Two lovebirds bade goodbye
Amidst situations of hopelessness
Tearing each other's lucky day
All of a sudden, both were in dismay.
Beau's song was...

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Categories: bird, emotions, lonely, loss,

Premium MemberCleaning out your room by Agnes Krampe
This morning
I sifted through years of memories
that ran like sand
through my hands.
A few pieces remained behind;
carefully
I put them away.

Afterwards
I sat for a long time
and listened...

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Categories: goodbye, loss,

The Journey by Catherine Hamer
The Journey

Watching her suffer with a limited life
I did not cry

Caring and cleaning with all my might
I did not cry

Groomed and abused before my teens
I...

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Categories: abuse, loss, moving on,

Premium MemberThis should help by Eric Nolan
Upon the beginning 
Of my death 
Soon after the close 
Of my last breath 
Don’t query
Ponder or ask why 
Or even dwell 
That this is...

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Categories: loss, death, eulogy, friend, hope,

Premium MemberBorn to say goodbye by Silent One
He was still breathing,
but they did not hear his sighs.

His heart was shivering,
but they did not see it trembling.

His body was on fire,
but they did...

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Categories: death, loss, suicide,

Premium MemberThe Stars by Michelle Faulkner
The call comes late-
As it seem destined to
The luxury of sleep is lost
For longer than tonight

We drive through the passage
Of one day to the next
Ghosts...

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Categories: death, goodbye, loss, sad,

My Funeral Note by Amily Watson
(This poem is basically the note that I'll leave when I die)

On a Monday morning,
Your souls walk with gloom.
Put on your black dresses,
Newborn flowers won't...

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Categories: loss, 7th grade, absence, anxiety,

Lost by Flo Ferguson
If I were to have just one wish,
I'd wish for just one careful kiss
Upon my lips-chapped though they be,
Oh, Sorrow! That you can't love me.

A...

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Categories: loss, absence, abuse, anger, angst,

Forever Never by Goldie Uttamchandani
A part of her died that day 
The walls came up 
She trampled across the woods of affection and destroyed all evidence 
That once was...

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Categories: loss, anger, break up, goodbye,

Hymn for Henry by Michael Moncrief

I could hear two hearts
Cry outward in delight
See our love, our child
This amazing sight
His eyes so full of curiosity
So ready for his odyssey

From five small...

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Categories: baby, loss,