Life Loss Poems

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


My Lillie by Marcy Paulk Bonnette
My "Lillie"

The garden is overgrown
The blooms are growing wild
They are missing the sweet lady
I remember as a child

She would lovingly water
Each and every stem
As she...

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Categories: loss, family, flower, garden, grandmother,

Premium MemberDepth of my pain by Heidi Sands
A simple phone call led to a plunge into suffering
Hyperventilating, from news of the sudden death of my friend
I gather my words and travel silently...

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Categories: death, grief, loss, pain,



Premium MemberThe Dietetic Duo by Carol Connell
The diet she chose was DASH,
her sodium intake to slash.
The diet he chose was keto,
and he’s losing weight, so neat-o!
Her he didn’t fault
for eating less...

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Categories: fun, husband, loss, wife,

period of grief by A.D Tharp
how long does
it take to get over 
a loss?

a loss of love
a loss of life

what is the time limit?
months? days? years? minutes?

call me when you...

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Categories: loss, death, death of a

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,

day by day by daisy tyrrell
Each day I live, the pain consumes
What little sanity I have bloomed
Like walking in a cloud of fog
Falling down, sinking into smog

Life just seems grim
I...

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Categories: loss, anxiety, dark, depression, life,

Premium MemberGrief by Artsieladie Sharon Donnelly
"When pain is fresh and raw, others will extend
Sympathy to soothe a bit but sympathy has an end.
Meanwhile, the pain lingers on, absent of relief,
And...

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Categories: absence, grief, loss, missing,

Premium MemberGone by Artsieladie Sharon Donnelly
When a Loved one passes, the curtain's drawn;
A star on your stage is forever Gone.
There's no round trip, no returning,
Leaving emptiness filled with only yearning.

Time...

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Categories: absence, grief, heaven, loss,

Premium MemberX-STINk-SHUN by norberto franco cisneros
 
A fish flew out of the water.
Nobody knew why until he spoke,
saying he carried a warning for Mankind.

The fish looked human.
I need to talk...

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Categories: care, loss, pollution,

The Coat by Shubh Vimal
Once upon a time,
There was a man,
He had a giant coat,
Even bigger than his pants.

He was born naked,
The coat was his only shame,
When the world...

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Categories: loss, angst, conflict, crazy, cry,

Premium MemberThe Essence of Soft Shadows by Heidi Sands
The essence of soft shadows remind me 
Of memories that carry pain from loss
But are softened by the love once shared
Before life came to an...

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Categories: loss, memory, pain,

wallpaper by roger turner
The room was dank and dreary
The past hung in the air
There was a scent of mildew
A smell of history was there
The paint was old and...

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Categories: loss, family, memory, nostalgia,

Premium MemberA Flower Crushed by Laura Leiser
You were a bright, yellow daisy 
in the garden of life, so cheerful 
kind and accommodating. 
I basked in the sunlight of
your tender care and...

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Categories: loss, betrayal, break up, friendship,

Premium Memberone spot on line by RUDOLPH RINALDI
when I die
do not cry
it’s all fine

say a prayer
move up 
one spot on line
...

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Categories: death, life, loss, prayer,

ON BEING HUMAN by L. J. Carber
It's hard being a human being,
much easier to be a lion or dog
or a giraffe or even a fish, and
much more fun to be an...

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Categories: loss, analogy, angst, appreciation, dream,

THE DISTANCE OF TIME by Wayne Riley
Still
A hundred years from now
And it will all be over.
Even the ones left behind
To remember will be forgotten.
There will be nothing left of this existence.

The...

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Categories: inspirational, loss, time,

An Emotional Journey by Andrew Crisci
I seem to have forgotten how happy
I greeted time, although it lasted briefly;
youth is that phase of life when every thought
is free and delightful allowing...

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Categories: loss, anxiety, feelings, first love,

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 MemberMY EYES DOES CRY by James Edward Lee Sr.
Some times I cry
And there is nothing in my eyes
These emotions I shed
Sometimes to much for me
And I close my eyes
And pray to my Lord...

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Categories: confusion, loss, sad,

Premium MemberAn Unexpected Tale - The Golden Oriole Lost and Found by Victor Buhagiar
As Martin gazed at the girl he believed her a nymph.
Pipes continued with their haunting melody. 
"I’d never thought such exotic places existed…
Especially here in...

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Categories: loss, love,