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Short Grief Poems

Short Grief Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about Grief by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about Grief by length and keyword.


Hobby Farmer
Withdrawn for publication....

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Categories: anger, autumn, grief, tree,
Form: Tanka



Premium Member Math
Love + marraige = resentment...

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Categories: grief, growing up, love, love hurts, marriage,
Form: Free verse
Sudden Impact
birds flight
ends abruptly 
sudden impact...

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Categories: fantasy, funny, grief, visionary,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member falling
falling 
to my knees in grief --
solid ground...

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Categories: grief, sad,
Form: Senryu
Down
The sun is merely a chaperone to the darkness...

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© Adam Foley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dark, depression, grief, heartbreak, loneliness, pain, sad
Form: Lyric



Thanks
a single kindness -- warms a mighty weary heart...

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Categories: appreciation, blessing, grief, heart, love, thank you,
Form: Monoku
GLOBALIZATION
Weaker economies,enslaved by stronger economies!...

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Categories: grief,
Form: Monoku
Winter's Requiem
Winter’s requiem:
A solemn note,
frozen solid....

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Categories: absence, grief, introspection, romance, song, sorrow, winter,
Form: Haiku
Birthday
Today.
Mom's birthday.
Would have been...
75....

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© John Floyd  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: birthday, death, grief, missing you, mom, mother,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member BIRDS EYE VIEW
In 
preying
on others-
magpies feed on 
grief...

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Categories: grief, animals, nature,
Form: Pastoral
Premium Member democratizing

democratizing
totalitarianism
Corpus Delicti...

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Categories: america, analogy, change, conflict, grief, perspective,
Form: Haiku
Time
I watched the shadow
Trying to make sense of time!...

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Categories: day, destiny, earth, grief, sun, time,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member BIRDS EYE VIEW
In 
preying
on others-
magpies feed on 
grief...

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Categories: grief, nature,
Form: Cinqku
Benumbed
The pain of loss.
Benumbed!
The loss of pain..

...

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Categories: absence, grief, loss, word play,
Form: I do not know?
grief stricken
Excruciating loss of limbs

As tears run uncontrolled...

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Categories: grief, loss,
Form: Free verse
Dead Moon
This is the way
Where the moon fell
And died..........

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© Mukut Ali  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grief,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Platitude
Placid platitude masks the grief of contrite certitude...

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Categories: grief, religious,
Form: Rhyme
haiku 11
white roses
collect diamond dew drops--
a choir sings...

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Categories: grief,
Form: Haiku
RED LIGHTS
India is waiting,
At Mumbai's red lights,
No green!
...

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Categories: abuse, community, corruption, evil, grief,
Form: Light Verse
Grief or Loss
My pain is deep
Inside I weep
while the world sleeps....

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Categories: cry, grief, loss, pain, sad,
Form: Triolet
The writer
I am holding a pen,
dying to caress,
my exasperation....

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Categories: art, grief, imagination, recovery from, write, writing,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member FORSAKEN
Grief
observed,
tears and pain-
was our God on 
mute...

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Categories: grief, faith,
Form: Lyric
Memory
Grief that settles 
Deep in the throat 
Memories sting...

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Categories: angst, death, grief,
Form: Haiku
Morning-Mourning
Last morning
All was right
This night
All are mourning...

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Categories: grief,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member Anniversary
Suicide today
Father's anniversary
Sad, still, soiled I am...

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Categories: dad, death, grief, miss you, suicide,
Form: Haiku