Cancer Prose Poems
These Cancer Prose poems are examples of Prose poems about Cancer. These are the best examples of Prose Cancer poems written by international poets.
A Run on Dandelions Categories: prose, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Dandelions are in short supply the news station warned us.
If you have not had your immunizations it might be too late.
There is a limited supply...
A tribute to Heather Categories: prose, age, death, death of
"A Tribute to Heather "
It all started 38 years ago
An angel was sent from heaven
From the time she came out the womb
Sky Categories: prose, poetry,
Sky: My Response To Your Diagnosis
(Written With Mariangela Canzi)
Initially, we felt abandoned
in blinding sun
but you are strong solid
like a radiant full moon.
Your hands remain warm...
PRAYER: power or placebo-- part I Categories: allusion, angst, appreciation, faith,
Does prayer work? Or is it merely the placebo effect when things get better?Your mind convinces itself you are feeling better and you do. Your...
CHICKEN POOP Categories: prose, addiction,
everything came from the back door
a peace offering sandwich
something to be lost on the clothes line
and when the door slamed close
chickens scramed with their necks...
Someone To Love-part 2 Categories: prose, loss, love, love hurts,
Always wanting to get the most from life,
one morning after a terrible snow storm
she rose from bed stretching
the most radiant, playful grin spread across...
Brother Categories: cancer, death, depression,
All these years have came and went.
I wish I could get back the time we had spent.
The simple playful ponytail tugs
The warm embrace when...
Id Like To Shake The Hand Categories: allusion, anger, corruption, how
You see, it too closely
defines those who are
running this world.
The place where technology steals jobs;
Airplanes, crash more than they fly;
Familiar Trappings Categories: introspection,
Fifth dose, same overdose
I've got a nasty habit of gorging on low hanging fruit
It's fruit, right? Gotta be sweet
But these grapes are sour and apples...
A cancer quietus - contest Categories: betrayal, cancer, cry, death,
I lie here still and cold.
My eyes grey and fathomless,
My cancer- stricken body.
Awaiting the quietus of my final nap.
A sleep that will last an eternity,
- Together They Were Strong - Categories: prose, angst, brother, cancer, death,
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...
What Does It Take To Break A Bad Habit Categories: cancer,
What Does It Take To Break A Bad Habit #198
What does it take to break a bad habit
Why are you asking me?
I guess you...
Hell Categories: prose, art,
we are all
CHINESE MEDICINE Categories: angst, cancer, care, health,
They say that it will cure all your ills,
It's liquid and doesn't come in pills;
will it cure, anxiety, trauma and impropriety?
depression, obsession, angst and...
Another Unwelcomed Visit Categories: brother, cancer, family, heartbroken,
Emotionally distraught appearing almost physically pained
Lashes and cheeks soaked as if it had rained
Again death comes and knocks at my door.
My family so small how...
Scales of Omnipotence Categories: prose, bible, cancer, christian, earth,
We might discern diverse scales
for describing omnipotence
in the Bible,
Genesis begins with Earth's wind and water,
and is about CreatorGod of Earth as...
Surfers Delight Categories: prose, cancer,
She stood on the shore watching the surfer glide along the wave
She took delight as she saw him brace against the huge wave
What a parallel...
I still survive Categories: prose, cancer, destiny,
The pain you inflict,
Mental and physical;
I endure day and night,
I still survive;
More sufferings I bear,
More the endurance I build;
You uninvited guest,
Captivated my body and...
Give us the Answer Categories: prose, bereavement, cancer, grief, religion,
If your even vaguely religious and
think God is the creator.
Kneel, clasp your hands together and pray
because I need the answer,
Romantic Tangles Categories: prose, age, betrayal, death, family,
They were loyal sisters.
was also more fair,
prettier in an Original Barbie kind of way.
She had been sick
when her younger,
more tomboy sister
met and first desired