Son Loss Poems

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


Raw Reality by Author Rhonda Kay Hero
Waking again to the Raw Reality that your gone.
I tell myself every moment you will call but you don't.
I wait daily to hear your voice...

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Categories: childhood, death, loss, mother

Fallen Grace by Christopher Goss

I loved the patter of rain
Against the window pane

A sky full of gray clouds
A sun it shrouds

Sometimes I felt sorrow
Wishing it would rain tomorrow

But tomorrow...

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Categories: grandmother, loss, pain, rain,



Premium MemberFATHER by Oliver McKeithan
 FATHER 

Jim Beam, Johnny Walker, Jack Daniels
friends with them all.
Miller, Busch, Ballantine, Schimidt
you held them close.

So busy with your “friends” 
no time for baseball...

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Categories: addiction, father, loss,

No Roof For Reindeer Shingle File by matthew harris
the celebrated sailing frog
     from Montgomery County
     went a court'n, or so the tale iz toad
to a...

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Categories: loss, 12th grade, fate, grief,

Three Fine, Well-Tended Graves, Part I by David Welch
Rudolph Sperry was a ranch-owner’s son,
and rode hard for his Circle-S brand,
helping punchers herd cattle 'cross the plains,
in Nebraska’s western Sand Hill lands,
he wasn’t that...

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Categories: loss, courage, family, growth, hero,

ABIKU by Damilola Muyideen
ÀBÍKÚ

                   Àbíkú, 
    This...

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Categories: death, depression, loss, mother,

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,

The Price of a Normal Life, Part III by David Welch
Bud’s eyes went wide, and he tried to speak,
But the older man’s stare shut him down.
“Let me tell you, vagrant with no folks,
the words that...

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Categories: loss, adventure, conflict, family, growth,

Premium MemberIs ARANJUEZ a pining after the composer's mother by T Wignesan
Is ARANJUEZ a pining after the composer's mother ?

(Joaquin Rodrigo - 1901-1999 - who composed the " Aranjuez " concerto on piano in 1938/9 and...

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Categories: loss, how i feel, longing,

The Candle In The Window by roger turner
There's a candle burning nightly
In the window, on the right
The house has long been empty
But, the candle's there each night
The house in old and ancient
I'm...

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Categories: death, fear, home, loss,

I Wanna Go Home - Just not to my own by M.P. Shaudd
The weight of losing you is just too hard
I can't stand to be in this house
Or even in our car
The emptiness weighs down my mind
I...

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Categories: loss, death, depression, grief, heartbreak,

Home by JW Nugent
HOME

The family is very excited
happy to see me come home
they know I have changed,
but they have changed as well.

Their eyes are worried wary,
their expressions oddly...

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Categories: loss, betrayal, conflict, confusion, culture,

THE LOST SOUL by Patricia Fleming
THE LOST SOUL
By Patricia A. Fleming

Seven AM and I sat at the light,
Watching the train chugging by.
A day like the rest on the way to...

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Categories: life, loss,

I'll Settle Down Some Day, Part I by David Welch
Grant Murchison was a ranch-raised young man,
Arizona territory was his land,
Six-foot tall, and blonde around the head,
Raised by good parents, even well read,
The whole dang...

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Categories: addiction, celebration, death, loss,

Premium MemberAbuse by Lansell Taudevin

You weep without tears for a son now long gone. 
But that is a lie.
Tears flow without being summoned,
When you don’t expect them.
Recalling a laugh,
or...

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Categories: loss, anger, child abuse, children,

The Coldest Day by Anna M Shepard
My son & grandson are moving
Colorado… It’ll take half a day
Three hours late, just starting the trip
One I don't wish to take anyway

Meandering through the...

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Categories: family, loss, love,

Fancy that by T.I.R.O. JY
Fancy that?
You didn’t think?
Fancy that?
You didn’t care?

Years alone with only you to feed my solitude of despair
Years alone, in my mind planning your hurt -...

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Categories: loss, cry, dark, death, irony,

BLACK MAIL by Isabel San Martin
(Through the perspective of a teacher I’ve hurt; if you’re reading this, I’m sorry; all I want is reconciliation…)

Four steps I'll give you 
Take one...

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Categories: loss, anger, anxiety, betrayal, fear,

Love of Her Life by David Welch
That’s my Cecilia sitting over there,
with brown eyes and wavy hair,
a joy that’s truly blessed my life,
even since she became my wife.
But things were not...

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Categories: angst, loss, lost love,

The Man That He Once Was, Part I by David Welch
In better times, Anders Throne once was
a good husband and loving father,
married to his sweetheart, Rosie Smith,
who’d grown on the Chesapeake waters.

He worked as a...

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Categories: loss, anger, character, faith, hurt,