Introspection Loss Poems

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


Premium MemberShadows on the cosmos by John Hamilton
Shadows on the cosmos

I have mixed reviews and emotions,
as I, reflect on my SOJOURN in this
temporal state, residing as I do, in
this earthenware vessel.
I have...

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Categories: farewell, introspection, leaving, loss,

Lost Laughter by Brian Densham
He looks ... Once more

The wide, weathered barn door
Tilts … To the wind
Its hinges broken … Rusted
It will never close again

Doesn’t matter

A small, solitary swallow
Flees...

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Categories: loss, age, introspection,



I am to blame by Aa Harvey
I am to blame.


I am to blame for all I have done.
I cannot blame you for the fallen sun.
The rain is not dependent on your...

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Categories: introspection, loss, lost 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,

Premium MemberOn The Hamster Wheel by Greg Gaul
Always chasing the money, 
Seldom tasting the honey.
Worshipping the drone of work,
Makes me feel like a jerk.
Having no time to think.
How low can I sink?
Everyone...

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Categories: loss, anxiety, endurance, happiness, how

Premium MemberWhat Might Have Been by Richard Thomas
As we age we regret words of anger and spite
That were heard and remembered and can't be unsaid.
The remarks we thought clever or proved we...

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Categories: heartbreak, introspection, loss, sorrow,

Premium MemberFLEETING TIME by Line Gauthier


all time foolishly taken for granted
in hindsight ever fleeting
once spent gone forever 


Submitted on January 31, 2018 for PREMIERE CONTEST NO.16 sponsored by SKAT A...

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Categories: introspection, loss, nostalgia, time,

Premium MemberWhat Stirs the Darkness by Gregory R Barden

What is that ...
          There ... in the darkness?
       ...

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Categories: loss, analogy, innocence, introspection, life,

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,

Divorce by Judy Jaisinghani
Divorce
Let me start by giving you  a small  anecdote
About  a husband and wife at the divorce court
Ranting and Raving till the judge...

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Categories: change, feelings, introspection, loss,

Somebody Stop Me by Jimmi Canada
Out of breathe,
scentless,
making up an address to write stark notes to in intense ways as I intonate in jest,
Somebody swims within me,
I let bread be...

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Categories: loss, animal, appreciation, health, introspection,

Doubt by J. I. Thomas F.
How the seasons change, my friend!
I found myself today,
admitting what I might have done,
had fate not clogged the way. 

And, truly, I have always thought,
that...

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Categories: angst, hope, introspection, loss,

In a Tower Far Away by J. I. Thomas F.
I wonder often what you think, or if you think at all,
of the time we shared together as the summer turned to fall.
I dream of...

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Categories: analogy, heart, introspection, loss,

Premium MemberWhat is 'We' to 'Me' by Michael Vacek
Me?
Me and another?
Me, my other, and another?

Me, my other, another, another’s other?
Me, my other’s others, another, another’s others?
Me, all others, a Tree?
Me, all others, all...

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Categories: loss, blessing, god, humanity, hurt,

Premium MemberMidnight Skies by Judy Emery
Midnight Skies 

The sun enveloped in a black shroud of lies
The dead of night hardly makes a sound 
Hopeless with silent cry's of the midnight...

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Categories: loss, angel, betrayal, dream, longing,

Only One Shoe by Mike Gentile
Infinite stories behind only one shoe
        found on the street
 Bidding adieu
      ...

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Categories: imagination, introspection, life, loss,

Premium MemberTomorrow by arthur vaso
Seeping into the next day
Another wing full flight at the ballet
Of life and duty and lustful love
Without clouds, days of the white lovely dove

When candles...

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Categories: loss, angst, art, death, introspection,

a new beginning by Lynn Marie
with each crest of a wave
forming white crystal peaks
she weeps, inhales, let's go.

beneath a star studded vista
a resplendent guiding light
arms open, palms up, she is...

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Categories: emotions, grief, introspection, loss,

Musings by L. J. Carber
Could the words have come?
Could I have made whole worlds,
peopled with the good, the bad,
and all the happy and all the sad?

Could I have dared...

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Categories: appreciation, introspection, irony, loss,

Soul by Rhoda Monihan
You have soul if you know right and wrong, 
You have soul if with others you get along, 
You have soul if you talk like...

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Categories: loss, adventure, bereavement, clothes, community,