Death Narrative Poems
These Death Narrative poems are examples of Narrative poems about Death. These are the best examples of Narrative Death poems written by international poets.
FREEDOM from CONDEMNATION
angel, character, faith, fate,
She struggled frantically as she was yanked from the bed
Hauled into the street straight to the temple, no match for her rabble size
With bare foot...
Ode to a Blunt Affect
anger, anxiety, death, depression,
Wind cuts to my feelings of indifference
for my impaired emotionless state
air freezing my facial expression
glad of the change in environment
but can not seem to...
Inside The Mysterious Enigmatic Fragmentary
addiction, age, appreciation, art,
Inside The Mysterious Enigmatic Fragmentary...
Mortal Mind Of Matthew Scott Harris
ENTER AT YOUR OWN RISK!
Seedy gobbledygook ergot
visibly argot bubbled, burbled, bustled...forth
yea...give garbled, jangled, warbled shoutout
No Judgement Jamie
confusion, culture, death, education,
No Judgement Jamie always was told
that judging others was vile and cold,
all her teachers did proudly attest
that living life without judging was best.
And the media...
birth, dark, death, destiny,
The night- serene and dark,
We lay, mellowed in peace,
How silence would embark,
Down to its utter tease.
As no morning moves,
There’s news I don’t see,
only the outside...
The Girl with Eyes as Black as Crows
dark, death, fantasy, murder,
On that night the moon seemed hidden from her starry brothers
The kind of night not suited for the fighters nor the lovers
I ventured out only...
ANGEL OF DEATH
betrayal, dark, dream, imagery,
ANGEL OF DEATH
The angel of death is he who haunts me in all my dreams.
He walks around the accursed of this dark castle.
By David F. Henrie
Last night I dreamed, but not of Manderlay.
It was instead of the Oak Ridge Cemetery, in Springfield,
where death somehow evokes life....
An Angels Kisses
angel, death, death of
(PROMP:[3:29am] angel!jeongin lies next to you and hugs you as you cry, telling you to stop missing him “it’s okay, I’m here” PROMPT CREDIT TO...
''And Angels Wept''
We dressed him in an ivory lace christening gown,
that had been handed down generation to generation;
I asked my mother...
Dreading My Return To Work
death, death of a
I was dreading my return to work. There would be a multitude of questions
especially by that sod, Riley. He and I had never gotten along;...
A Forgotten Man
age, children, death, sad,
One by one they left the nest
Daughters and sons
Their time at home done
Settling Old Grudges, Part III
community, conflict, family, father
...They sent a copy of an old tin-type,
a picture of Milton and his bride,
one look at it and I knew the whole truth,
Small Doe in...
The Curse of the Dead Sea
allegory, death, emotions, evil,
The Curse of the Dead Sea
Dark ghosts traveling through the chilled air mist
where rare rough rivers, eddied and revolved, in
twists around into a violent, furious...
Right Hand Man
allusion, history, power, truth,
the Hand of the Lying King,
if I didn’t tell the truth so much
Caesar’s right hand man,
if I was kill willing
to have a...
One Last Time
christian, death, love,
I had known and interacted with him for at least twenty years. ...
The Ghosts of Capital Hill
change, corruption, crazy, humorous,
I used to be into politics,
I would shout loud, and chant, and march,
believed we could change everything
if only we could be in charge.
Get new blood...
THE GOAT OF KERIOTH-HEZRON
bereavement, betrayal, bible, corruption,
You were exceptional, son of Simon,
A Judean among Galileans.
You were beloved, son of Simon,
You were trustworthy, son of Simon,
How ironic for me to...
Bless the beasts and the children
10th grade, 11th grade,
Why do careless and heartless people abuse both animals and children? I would like to think one reason is purely ignorance. They simply...
africa, bereavement, death, loss,
A jackal cries in the distance
And I jolt awake
The candle is still awake
And my falcon glares at me,
one stern, yellow eye keeping me...