Sympathy Narrative Poems

These Sympathy Narrative poems are examples of Narrative poems about Sympathy. These are the best examples of Narrative Sympathy poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberChloe's Vision by Lisle Ryder
A heavy quietness hung 
as I waited with Mum and Dad 
and Chloe.
I professed my sympathy, 
my sorrow.
Their response was emptiness 
unexpressed;
while Chloe, hugged 
her...

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Categories: baby, bereavement, child, grief,

Stuck in a rut by BERYL Adhiambo
We’ve created life that makes us see each other indifferently
In your world, I am an intruder while in mine, you are the coarseness. 
Making conflicts...

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Categories: conflict, confusion, desire, emotions,



Premium MemberBabylonian Anthem by Freddie Robinson Jr.
Thou, O king, hast made a decree, 
that every man that shall hear the
sound of the cornet, flute, harp,
sackbut, psaltery, and dulcimer, 
and all kinds...

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Categories: bible, patriotic, religious, truth,

Premium MemberSICK BED by Judy Emery
SICK BED

Feeling alone, scared 
You are never are around 
you are always uptown 
playing around 
deep despair
with no care 
You walked around like a king
telling...

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Categories: angel, dream, emotions, storm,

Premium MemberPUSSYHATS FOR POETS WHO IDENTIFY AS WOMEN by Jonathan French
Some of you may have to turn this upside down.

Here's a little tale, believe it if you will, though you may find it rather difficult.
I...

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Categories: relationship,

GONE TOO SOON by Adeniji Toluwalope Gideon
All alone in a bush downstream
Where not a soul was likely to dwell
Pinned against the green grasses, a young girl
Injecting her ruthlessly, a cruel hunk
At...

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Categories: abuse, child abuse, pain,

Trip to Staples by Reason A. Poteet
Wizened old person that I am,
wading through the horde 
of clerks at Staples, I loiter a bit
trying to recall the cartridge number I need. 
Too...

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Categories: anxiety, memory,

THE SILENT HOUR by Oliver Muchuma
Whittle a stick down the silent water
by the river side a confused chapter
caught in cross-hairs the trees were humming
turning twigs as leaves were turning

meet he...

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Categories: bullying, hate, silence, sin,

where do i go by Damilola Muyideen
 WHERE DO I GO?

My trails, worn by travails
I was born in a cornerstone
close to the rail.
I grew up not missing the
dances in the rain.
For...

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Categories: confusion, hope, sympathy,

Babies' Earth by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
When babies first appeared
they talked too much
played too much
and they lost voice
legs became weak
tongue, lips became heavy
and could only mime 
could only say  funny...

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Categories: allegory, baby, wisdom,

At the Cross Roads by Curtis Forsythe
While stopped for some fast food and self-serve gas-
I saw her watching me watching her.
She was young- her late teens I guessed.  
I did...

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Categories: allegory, angst, symbolism, sympathy,

DEAR AMERICA by PHIONAH RENITAH
DEAR AMERICA 

I might be naïve of your ways
But your decision killed me
I might fight to be there
Yet you won’t let me be
But when I...

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Categories: anxiety, lost, sad, scary,

My Baby Sister by Florence McMillian
My Baby Sister

My baby sister, Karrean
Went home to eternity
Her soul is with our Lord
To share His full serenity

For siblings we were all close
Our childhood was...

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Categories: angel, blessing, death, emotions,

A Stones Throw- By Elma Mitchell: prostitute's response by Sedain Sangster
You think this is the way I wanted to live,
I’ve been through a lot and yes I have
Sinned,
But tell me are you perfect?
Tell me you...

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Categories: abuse, emotions, forgiveness, hate,

Tootle Lou - adult version by Tom Arnone
Tootle Lou met the gang at the McDonalds by the sea,
She shambled in with pants too big and stains for all to see.
We chewed and...

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Categories: abuse, addiction, friendship, grief,

Good Enough by Cmack Estevez
What if I can’t make it  ?
What if I can’t take the pressure  ?
Am I’m good enough  ?
Good enough to have an...

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Categories: age, life, success, sympathy,

What am I by Trent Billy
Back in roman times I was called a stylus
I wrote messages and stories on papyrus Writing since Before Christ, 
Don't matter what the time is...

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Categories: adventure, art, dark, deep,

Delia In British Open 2015 by KENG CHUAN SENG
In the Disney cartoon movie called Mulan...
Was a poignant scene if ever there was one...
There were wise loving words spoken from the heart...
From a father...

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Categories: appreciation, celebration, character, childhood,

Beauty In The Eye Of The Beholder by KENG CHUAN SENG
Beauty In The Eye Of The Beholder

Just finished a most fantastic episode of The Twilight Zone…
The fictitious story is rather captivating, out of this world…...

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Categories: confusion, fantasy, film, horror,

our aggression by jan oskar hansen
 Our Aggression 
We`re going out today for a drive, but it was cold and I was 
thinking what had happened to a small town...

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Categories: assonance, baptism, beauty, betrayal,