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Lost Poems | Examples of Lost Poetry

Lost Poems - Examples of all types of lost poetry to share and read. This list of lost poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of lost poetry. This list of works about lost is an excellent resource for examples on how to write lost poems.

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promises
You look into my eyes and pretend to give me your whole world and I open my eyes to take it even though I know it isn't there how can I hold it against you when your false promises were...Read More
Categories: betrayal, longing, lost love,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Young Love
Love of my life, I'll never forget you Sunshine and joy you thrilled me anew Never before felt Such rapture, I melt When I think of then so young so true ...Read More
Categories: lost love,
Form: Limerick
Love
Love Love is great! Love is a feeling that can’t be measured, And yet there is so much value to it! Love makes you happy Love brings smiles to your face And then suddenly , Suddenly you are not in love...Read More
Categories: absence, lost love, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member IN THE SILENCE
sounds stirred from your whisper a flickering glimmer in your eyes wistful the blush of your smile desperate for any trace of you Extract from THOUGH TEARS MAY FALL Submitted on November 29, 2020 for contest LIBERUM DIVISA 3 sponsored...Read More
Categories: lost, death, heartbroken, loneliness, longing,
Form: Free verse
Thirty Years
It will be thirty years tomorrow Thirty years since she said she loved him. Thirty years since she found him giving things to her sister that were only meant for a husband and wife to share. Thirty...Read More
Categories: betrayal, lost love,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Vanishing Poets
Most poets are led by their Muse- rely on its aptness to rhyme, and image fine, word-painted scenes with ease and finesse all the time. For twenty-four-seven, Muse serves no matter the hour- day or night; there, firm by our sides,...Read More
Categories: lost, muse, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Old Love, Renewed
Our talk So vague It's like We knew, Our love Different Old love Renewed. I stay ...Read More
Categories: lost love,
Form: Quatrain
Winds Of Change
I was a rose cored inside your bosom a verity of truth so seldom seen place your hand on the spot where I blossomed you'll feel the shiver of my petaleen you were the...Read More
Categories: appreciation, lost love,
Form: Sonnet
Owed to Shannon Griffin
Owed to Shannon Griffin; Ex sister in-law But only by our name, Also stolen by you, Everthing i will say, I can prove its true, You thought that you were owed, You thought you were due, You thought what belonged to us, Should...Read More
Categories: lost, betrayal, corruption, integrity, judgement,
Form: Ode
Desideratum
I walked my life on the floral garden path so very long, until an untimely sudden storm came surging strong, flowers that blew away in the wild wind made me rue, my yearning for you...Read More
Categories: desire, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Sex Addiction
Where is the man who held my soul, Who cherished our precious love? Where is the man who’d ‘never leave me alone', Who sang me those words and more? Where is the man who would pull me close As a...Read More
Categories: lost, anxiety, confusion, cry, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Its My Fault
I was there for you through thick and thin Opened my arms up to welcome you in As if I could feel when you was down and out Dropped everything for you without a doubt Then to...Read More
Categories: lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Stranger things have happened
Stranger things have happened Lightening strikes a man twice, and he lives to tell Said he never thought twice, about the tolling bells Refrain Oh yeah, Oh yeah, Stranger things have happened The world watched as a child, was pulled out... alive Three days under...Read More
Categories: heartbroken, hope, longing, lost
Form: Lyric
Flecks
Repressed, sombre colours weep a blurry sadness. Melancholic, metallic hues bite a frustrated, untouched lip - silently surrendering crimson, golden spheres of promise… They dissolve, shrinking to watery flakes, melting to a near oblivion. Lyrics pin hopes on a pointless map, touching tender triggers like...Read More
Categories: lost, appreciation, beautiful, black love,
Form: Blank verse
My Luna
I often find myself forgetting. I’m letting myself, sink in darkness. Hurt is setting across my heartless chest, to remember what it was like loving you. I miss my best friend, I miss my lover. I miss the one who was...Read More
Categories: heartbreak, longing, lost love,
Form: Prose

Specific Types of Lost Poems

Read wonderful lost poetry on the following sub-topics: alone, confused, feeling, friendship, generation, hope, life, love, paradise, soul, and more.

Definition | What is Lost in Poetry?