Grief Poetry Poems

These Grief Poetry poems are examples of Poetry poems about Grief. These are the best examples of Poetry Grief poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberLike Falling Snowflakes by Broken Wings
Dear Budding Poet . . . 

   My view on modern poetry is that one must read the poets of old, to grasp
the...

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What is love by Eke jeffrey chinedu
It is quiet and dark,with no one around,
Just a little girl,who was almost dying.
My heart felt so heavy with grief
when she looked at me
with those...

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Categories: poetry, child, death, loneliness, love,



Dead Birds by Poetic Flame

Blood-written dayly stories

Gore - ghoul - massacre - extermination

bloodstained streets-hecatombs

deaths galore  !!!!

accidents more and more !!!

fiction is credible

reallity is real, never more

a crow i...

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Categories: poetry, addiction, death, depression, grief,

Thou hast a Heart o Silver by Laura Simm
Heart o Silver, doth thou dither?
About the stars, or planets blither?
O grateful gods, become so weary,
Heart o silver, hast left thee teary.
Glaciated by wind and...

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Categories: poetry, blue, grief, heart, old,

My Lesson of My Life by Michael Robinson


My Lesson of My life


What I have learnt
What I tend to forget
My life is not about what I have lost
My life is all about what...

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Categories: poetry, analogy, appreciation, beautiful, beauty,

Neither Here nor There ---------------------- All in Good Time by Michael Robinson

Neither Here nor There

All in Good Time


Legs to walk
Wings to fly
A single thought of the mind
Motions moving throughout time
Sand falling either side of the line
Cemented...

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Categories: poetry, analogy, anxiety, care, caregiving,

Premium MemberWeeping Webbed World: Apropos of a Syrian Nightmare by millard lowe

Weeping Webbed World
(Apropos of a Syrian Nightmare) 

Affronts to humanity streak the skies
Like once perched war eagles
Soaring over communities of prey
Where the lingering smell of...

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Categories: poetry, children, death, grief, imagery,

Premium MemberHoliday Mercy by millard lowe

Easter and Remembering King
Are both gone—Today
Another child is shot in the back.
A mother plays his last message
By phone—Another son murdered
For being black.
...

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Categories: poetry, america, angst, black african

Premium MemberBrilliance by Robert Ronnow
What a city I murmur to myself looking at its map.
We approached the city known as Dis,
with its vast army and its burdened citizens.
At last...

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Categories: poetry, animal, city, grief, hope,

Sex poetry by Alex Duffy
I make love to the pad so call this sex poetry 
I'll explain why I'm better off alone and why you shouldn't try to get...

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Categories: poetry, deep, depression, missing you,

How to Find Happiness by Janet Bingham
The real irony of life
is that we think
everybody else is
happier than we are
and has a better life
than we do.
That isn't so.
We all have dark moments
of...

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Categories: poetry, courage, depression, encouraging, endurance,

Celebration by Besma Riabi Dziri
My poem is my heart lifeblood
Not a stream but flood
I draw poems that's my passion
It's a life pulse not a fashion
Each one is a poem...

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Categories: poetry, celebration, happy, inspiration, inspirational,

Premium MemberHuitain Poetry - ITS FINE TO CRY AND GRIEVE by Mick Talbot
ITS FINE TO CRY AND GRIEVE
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
my tale of fairies please believe.
many a day i meditate,
sat crossed legged or often prostrate,
and fairies come, my woes relieve.
casting...

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Categories: poetry, cry, fairy, grief,

Dancing Puppets by Michael Robinson

Dancing Puppets

Sophistication broken at each end
Antagonistic behavior quick to mend
Intelligent statements wasted on insult
Blamed on society with no one at fault
What a remark of any...

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Categories: poetry, analogy, betrayal, change, conflict,

Destroyed by Freedom by Michael Robinson

Destroyed by Freedom

As one stands and one dies
In the battle of deceit and lies
Crippled by argument with a fighting thought
Only from which one is solely...

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Categories: poetry, analogy, betrayal, change, conflict,

Hail Storm by Michael Robinson

Hail Storm

Exuberant light
Faded night
Despair is all that is in sight
Hate and hurt holds on tight
 As I gather all my strength and might
Howling winds as...

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Categories: poetry, analogy, anxiety, confusion, deep,

Written In Stone by Michael Robinson

Written In Stone

Mind over matter one would say
Not that easy in this day and age
We turn through life 
As if it were a blank page
Repeated...

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Categories: poetry, analogy, change, community, conflict,

Premium Member- Together They Were Strong - by Sunshine Smile



A strong and new friendship was born at the cancer clinic
Both cry, they had lost the driving force to look forward
The pleasure of a long...

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Categories: poetry, angst, brother, cancer, death,

Turning Black by Kurt Philip Behm
To write poetry on the battlefield
  is to write poetry from the heart

Words to cover the scars and wounds
  grief peeling back like...

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Premium MemberA Poet's Grief to Undying Love by millard lowe

Oh how I would love
To write flaming poems
Of love—singing songs stinging
The heart with arrow tipped words
Shot from Cupid’s quiver.
But today, passionate tears of joyous love
Have...

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Categories: poetry, analogy, bereavement, children, hope,