Hope Loss Poems

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


Gone But Not Forgotten by Jenny Linsel

I look down on you from Heaven
And you can't believe I've gone
I could no longer cope with life
But you did nothing wrong

Today a white feather...

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Categories: angel, death, loss, suicide,

Premium MemberNew Pain Of Loss by Sandra Haight
A wish, faint and fading, brings tears to eyes;
     a wish we know cannot come true.
Life suddenly can bring a dark...

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Categories: loss, brother, death, sister, sorrow,



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 MemberTell Me I'll Be Okay by Susan Gentry
I feel your essence with each breath of air
      In thoughts throughout the day...
      ...

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Categories: loss, absence, bereavement, change, death

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,

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 MemberThat Darkest Day, The Loss Of Her Midnight by Robert Lindley
That Darkest Day, The Death Of Her Midnight

She cried out profusely, please do not die,
only last week, you my love, ran so well.
He was down,...

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Categories: loss, bereavement, best friend, care,

MEMORIES OF YESTERDAY by Chance Summer
On a plane across the ocean, I really can't remember to where
For hours looking out a dark window, I'm lost in a blank stare
Just thinking...

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Categories: loss, angst, heartbroken, lonely, longing,

Premium MemberThe Smoke And Mirrors Mirage Of My Saving Grace by Susan Ashley



The black-as-widow’s-weeds night of endless stars was so cold...
cruel as the temperature plunged
frigid fingers feeling through my being ~
fondling my heart and soul
without mercy
molesting me...

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Categories: loss, dark, depression, destiny, heartbreak,

The dark side of Vegas by roger turner
Behind all of the glamour
Hidden by the glitz
Under all the spray on tans
And distracted by the tits

Lies a Vegas like no other
Not the one you...

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Categories: america, fate, hope, loss,

The Captain by roger turner
He sat all alone, drinking jim beam and coke

Looking out as the waves crashed ashore

He kept to himself, drinking jim beam and coke

As the storm...

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Categories: loss, america, bereavement, child, dad,

Premium MemberA Union of Hands by Sheer Terror
a union of hands resemble, ribbons entwined
soft white cotton sheets, still shadow our outline
invited to fall or fly for surrenders design
gifts of faded silver and...

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Categories: loss, anger, betrayal, endurance, heartbroken,

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 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,

Dream Series: The Film Festival by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
In my dream I'd gone to the international film festival not wearing any pants. That part was okay because it was nice weather. But there...

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Categories: body, dream, loss, lost

A Man in pain by Tawanda Muzavazi
Sometimes I feel like giving up
Because people have already given up on me.
Looking inward for hope.
Eyeing outward for reassurance.
Maybe my eyes cannot see.
I see no...

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Categories: loss, heartbreak, i miss you,

A Continuation of Explanation by Michael Robinson

A Continuation of Explanation


Grief of loss
Loss of pain
Pain left a stain
Stain that is constantly washed
Washed in sorrow
Sorrow never forgot
Forgot the beauty
Beauty of life
Life of beauty
beauty...

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Categories: loss, analogy, anxiety, conflict, confusion,

Premium MemberCANDLELIT VIGIL by Line Gauthier

The sewing machine, long idle, gathered dust
Their farmland sapping every last ounce of energy
Animals and crops, entrusted and on her own to adjust
With welcome visits...

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Categories: death, farm, hope, loss,

Not who I could be by john fedele
I am but a fraction of who I could be, 
or who i could have been, 
all of this wasted potential and talent,
it could have...

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Categories: life, loneliness, lonely, loss,

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,