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Missing Poems | Examples of Missing Poetry

Missing Poems - Examples of all types of missing poetry to share and read. This list of missing poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Tell your mom, best friend, dad, or someone you love that you miss him or her with a poem. Show how much you yearn for the one you cherish. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of missing poetry. This list of works about missing is an excellent resource for examples of how to write missing poems.
Premium Member Empty Chair
Dad, your retirement home pick, Serene, with soft ocean breezes, A porch to be outdoors, Perfectly matched your calm personality. Empty chair? I see you. 1...Read the rest...
Categories: dad, missing, nature, ocean,
Form: Verse

Premium Member A Tale Told
So I am a tale told You were not at all impressed What was new, became old As you (long ago) guessed And my love was in vain You did not value me I can’t ring you again You won’t...Read the rest...
Categories: crush, lost love, missing
Form: Rhyme
How Do I Say goodbye
How Do I Say Goodbye How Do I Say Goodbye By:Ashley Marie Gilchrist 01/25/16 When you were born, As parents we are supposed To teach you all we know Most of the time it is both Ways, you also teach us. The only...Read the rest...
Categories: beautiful, grief, missing, nice,
Form: Free verse
In Memory of
In Memory Of In Memory of my Nana Viola Mae Yeager (Chamberlain) 12/02/1928-04/12/2014 Written By Ashley Marie Gilchrist On April 13, 2014 Today the time has come the sun shall rise, and sure to set today Nana's time has come, She has...Read the rest...
Categories: cry, feelings, loss, missing
Form: Free verse
You invade my senses Memories of hands touching Innocence and beauty Softness and warmth Entangled in dance I see you Beyond your skin I see. You. Delicate and perfectly formed Soft focus now, still adored I hear you The music of your voice Cutting...Read the rest...
Categories: absence, feelings, friendship, missing
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Heterochromic
I miss your blond locks, your heterochromic eyes, and looks. I miss your gorgeous smile, your mind, and your angelic voice. I miss when I used to have the chances to be one of your choice....Read the rest...
Categories: missing, beauty, best friend, crush,
Form: Sijo
Premium Member Calling All Houdinis
What makes him tick is what makes her sick Where’s the Houdini to...Read the rest...
Categories: magic, marriage, missing,
Form: Rubai
The tree is today a year older, and while It shakes its leaves in the autumn wind, From the ethereal dance beyond time, The saints create a bridge to the earth. The sky is shaking, for it is ripe, I...Read the rest...
Categories: missing, dark, death, gothic, grave,
Form: Free verse
Threadbare Heartache
I was kind enough To put your shirt In the drawer next to my bed But I wish I had the strength To leave it on the floor instead I want it to collect dust But...Read the rest...
Categories: anger, clothes, missing,
Form: Rhyme
Then And Now
Once the memories starts to crawl back there It feels more unbearable to stand alone here The sudden laughs we shared with no reason at all The moments we felt with holding hands as a whole The everyday circles...Read the rest...
Categories: friendship, memory, missing you,
Form: Free verse
I had a lot of time to think. If you ask what about; the list consists of a few page…. Is there really anything that I can say, that’ll make you want to return my...Read the rest...
Categories: deep, missing, relationship, sorry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Unhappily Ever After
….be still, be quiet, deafening noise in the silence… ….head spinning, heart racing anxiety is restlessly pacing… ….I’m confused, I’m conflicted ...Read the rest...
Categories: missing, anger, angst, anxiety, dark,
Form: Free verse
Poetic cauldron
Wanna go back to my poetic cauldron, the ink boils within me, pass me the spoon, minds and souls have went long without. Need I be punished for starving the nation, sprinkling my artistic expression,...Read the rest...
Categories: art, identity, light, missing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Pilfered Peck
Peter Piper was ever punctilious, like minty nature's painstaking paintings, Or the palsied skies of one pretty evening, in the hour of the sun's fainting. Peter lived upon a small, fertile farm, and was one of five,...Read the rest...
Categories: missing, color, fantasy, farm, food,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Indirect Kisses
I shall miss our indirect kisses, As long it's you my heart misses....Read the rest...
Categories: kiss, lost love, missing
Form: Crystalline

Specific Types of Missing Poems

Read wonderful missing poetry on the following sub-topics: best friend, christmas, dad, death, father, friends, for her, for him, grandma, i miss you, love, mom, mother, someone you love, someone, and more.

Definition | What is Missing in Poetry?

Poems Related to Missing

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