Funeral Lyric Poems

These Funeral Lyric poems are examples of Lyric poems about Funeral. These are the best examples of Lyric Funeral poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberThe Slice Of Life by Edward Ibeh
Nobody wants to die prematurely
For life is too beautiful. And the slice of life
Tastes sweeter than a cherry so sweet
In the midst of life, myriads...

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Categories: death, desire, future, life,

std by Nel K Aster
You fell from my nightmare that keeps unfolding in the dark
Carrying my dead body on your back
And offering cheaply all that you are
You bought them...

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Categories: betrayal, discrimination, girlfriend, sad,



When I Hear the Words Wrong, I Hear the Words Wrong by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
My grandma told your grandma
Don't you set your head on fire
Come with me to the Casbah
Stay out of the funeral pyre
Talkin' 'bout shotguns, shotguns,
Blasting us...

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Categories: fantasy, granddaughter, grandmother, murder,

Burning Witches by Alexa Rose
  Her magic held captive.
A strange feeling lingers in the air.
The saints take blame for the sinners sins.
There is sorcery everywhere.
  They light...

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Categories: abuse, anger, change, freedom,

Hairy by John Bertin
when the moon no longer rhymes with June
and Jupiter crashes into Mars
when the TV no longer works
can't watch Dancing with the Stars
this is the funeral...

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Categories: drug, funeral, hair, war,

Mortuary Jingle by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Be not sad,
Be joyful and glad
Listen to Tchaikovsky not Mahler
Throw a party
Laugh and eat hearty
At the Happy Smily Funeral Parlor....

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Categories: death, eulogy, food, funeral,

Sidewalk Story by M.P. Shaudd
Every family has a story
And ours is cast in stone
In the corner of the sidewalk
Just a few feet from the home

Where we once made love
With...

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Categories: divorce, family, hurt, imagery,

PAIN by Devon Davis
i don't know
sorry bold
i'm not warm but cold
i feel empty
like i got nosoul
just hollow
listen to what your told
again sorry if bold

i cant really explan
whats on...

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Categories: absence, anger, emotions, funeral,

Don't Think That There's Tomorrow by M.P. Shaudd
On his way to work this morning
His truck lost to a big rig
He was running late and didn't take
The time to kiss his wife or...

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Categories: death, farewell, life, loss,

The lane by Vasudha Shekhawat
That time is gone, when sorrows of others seems like ours.. problems of others ,left us scars..........But the scenario has changed when I woke, now...

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Categories: city, emotions, feelings, humanity,

Gift of Memories by M.P. Shaudd
When my I love you falls silent on your ears
And I'm laid back into the cold hard ground
Please speak of me at my eulogy
Espouse to...

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Categories: death, for her, for

Lucy by BOLAJI RAMOS
*LUCY
(Ending what William Wordsworth started)

VI.

THE GRAVE to me is happy home
For aged, but not to thee.
For thee, my daffodil, in Rome—
It cuts me off my...

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Categories: lyric, beauty, bereavement, death, depression,

Premium MemberDeath Comes by Gary Bateman
Death Comes

All arguments and denials were fruitless;
The deceased fell prey to the Master Thief.

The “One” whose icy-cold touch is . . .
Just Too Cold to...

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Categories: change, dark, death, horror,

Alone On The Bridge by Rightly Jennings
    potential was squandered
neglect has turned it brown
	no amount of water
did ever touch the ground

    step away from that...

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Categories: age, courage, growth, loneliness,

Premium MemberLetter to Abyss by Funom Makama
1. Young, old, healthy, sick such plasticity
the clean or not, such flexibility
your side is always strong in the pull
for once, darkness should smile and overrule
none...

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Categories: bereavement, death, dedication, depression,

Premium MemberSILENT SOLILIQY by Brian Strand
No breeze today...

trees pose statuesque
flowers icily stiil                
time slows to...

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Categories: lyric, death, funeral, sorrow,

Why wild Flowers love the Bush by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
I know why wild flowers  love the bush
bush is a friendly but careless steward
its children grow wild in freedom and
savagery in thinking and wild...

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Categories: freedom, humanity, metaphor,

Let them be coal by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
Let the dying be coal for fuel. Soil, be factory.
Earthquake, when it yawns, is good burial master.
Trees, animals, humans and insects- happily go.

Time and again...

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Categories: lyric, death, destiny, satire,

LAST JOURNEY by PONNU FRANCY
THIS IS MY LAST JOURNEY
I AM FLYING IN THE SKY
WITH SILENCE
I HAVE NO FEELINGS,
NO HAPPINESS
NO SADNESS
NO ANGRY
WHEN OTHERS CRY
LOOKING AT MY BODY
NOT BECAUSE MY SOUL'S...

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Categories: absence, body, death, funeral,

Greener Grass by Soumyadeep Kanji
Somewhere between increasing size of the uniform
Maturity kicked in, and I grew up, mom
Molded to be different than the peers I grew among
If I were...

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Categories: career, cheer up, confidence,