School Loss Poems

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


AMINA'S BYE-Campus lust by MOSES KISIANG'ANI MAKHAKHA
When I was still rising, from east to west
Little I got it, my old ones tough
They asked how much, the soil plus shelter
I thought but...

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Categories: loss, death of a friend,

Three and ninepence ha'penny by John Smallshaw

The clanking of the mills
memories of tramping up
the grassy hills
the river banks
Francs
the tap of clogs
whippets and other dogs
some still here, but
most are thee'r where
the past...

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Categories: loss, memory,



Just Like You Taught Him To by Brenda Peterson
Dad, I’m sitting here by the fire wishing you were here.
We’ve been cleaning in the yard, and you love this time of year.

The huge red...

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Categories: loss, blessing, grandfather, grandson, leadership,

Premium MemberShoes on the Lawn by Eileen Manassian
Shoes on the lawn
every single one
a reminder
of someone
no longer there
cause no one would dare
speak out or decry
yet tears haven't run dry
so there they are
a colorful...

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Categories: death, loss,

Premium MemberA Silent Good-bye by John lawless
A Silent Good-bye

She didn’t see it slipping away
did not feel time’s erasers
slowly clearing the board
was not aware of her shrinking world.

It took longer to find...

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Categories: age, loss, memory,

Life goes on by Aa Harvey
Life goes on.


When I found you sat crying, on that park bench,
With the soggy tissue pressed against your nose.
I simply said excuse me and you...

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Categories: family, grief, loss, lost

A MOTHER by Lesa Rodden
				
A MOTHER

I often sit and daydream and
wonder what it would’ve been like
to grow up with a mother’s love 
instead of fearing how hard she will...

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Categories: abuse, childhood, loss, mother,

What I Had Seen For Us by Roxanna johnson
Small cozy place with a tall brick chimney.
That is what I envisioned for him and for me. 
I seen us house picking and laughing at...

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Categories: loss, self,

Premium MemberU and I by Freddie Robinson Jr.

Born in the gullah cypress shade
of South Carolina
Dirt poor
Rich coffee bean skin
Teardrop-shaped pearl eyes ... 
midnight black forest feminine
Uneducated and illiterate ...
Living swamp school books
was...

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Categories: grandmother, loss, love,

After Forever by Carissa Marie
Red lips taste sweeter
Than the chapped skin
Of the mother of your children.
Perfectly coiled curls
And low-cut silk nighties
Slip easily through your fingers
While your wife changes a...

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Categories: divorce, family, husband, loss,

SANDY HOOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL RAMPAGE December 14 2012 prayer part one by matthew harris
Tribute to those slain at sandy hook elementary school ™

I read the terribly tragic news oh boy
about unlucky kids 
   at a Connecticut...

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Categories: loss, dark, devotion, emotions, funeral,

Premium MemberTHE VALLEY OF LOSS by JAN ALLISON
When I was growing up
I envied my school friends
They’d go to tea with grandma
and stay there some weekends

My mother lost her mum
at the tender age...

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Categories: loss, death, family, how i

Thanks For Your Help by Bernard Chan
All her belongings fitted into a suitcase and a small carry-on bag.

After 18 years, my helper was going home for good.

During those years, not a...

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Categories: appreciation, family, goodbye, loss,

TRIGGER KIDS by Isabel San Martin
TRIGGER KIDS

They told her to drink bleach 
Or to jump off the roof of a building
And they pushed her into a ditch 
While she begged...

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Categories: anti bullying, loss, school,

Premium MemberHealth Loss WarGames by Gerald Dillenbeck
As I transitioned from high school
to the University of Michigan,
one of the leading national health and safety issues
was painfully violent loss of Vietnamese and U.S....

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Categories: loss, america, conflict, confusion, growing

Premium MemberSpinning Webs And Sad Gray by Robert Lindley
Spinning Webs And Sad Gray

Spinning webs hold my life in place
gems waiting from flames yet to be lit
Why would set sail to another shore?
When this...

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Categories: death, loss, sorrow, time,

Premium MemberThe Lost Years by Kevin Shaw
The Lost Years

EDIE

Edie looks well for her age,
Hard to believe she’s almost 94.
A widow wife these past 72 years,
Lost husband Bill, in the 2nd World...

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Categories: absence, age, loss, miracle,

The Vietnam War by curtis johnson
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Categories: america, loss, memorial day,

Think of Me by Barbara Campbell
Think of me, for I was here
I ran, I jumped, lived life, no fear
I never liked to go to school
That didn’t mean I was any...

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Categories: loss, bereavement, death, goodbye, grief,

Sorry by Elissa Quigley
Chest tight
no light
cant fight
a blight

Tears threten to spill
I promise not to kill
I beg for you to fill
just please wait untill

I crave the past,
tears under the...

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Categories: loss, absence, depression, hurt, i