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Sick Poems | Examples of Sick Poetry

Sick Poems - Examples of all types of sick poetry to share and read.ness. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for sick.

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A word Can cure A wound Since A wound is in the body A word comes from the body Word can talk to wound Wound can listen to word ...Read More
Categories: health, sick,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member makeshift
makeshift workstation off the bed to be by his side posted on February 28, 2021 (thought I posted earlier) ...Read More
Categories: caregiving, love, sick, together,
Form: Haiku
I vaguely remember when you weren't sick. I try to wrack my mind to recall who you once was. I've always loved you with my whole heart. But to be honest, I really don't know you, I do,...Read More
Categories: mental illness, sick,
Form: Free verse
If My Tears Were a River
If my tears were a river Would they flow to the sun? Would they laugh, would they chatter And before its course run, Would they open to an ocean Holding childhood dreams? And in the tides of that ocean Could...Read More
Categories: sick, hope, hurt, joy, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Girl with Cancer
She was sick, but you would never know it. She liked her nurses, they were slim and fit. She rarely complained. Her name was Bonnie Proctor. She enjoyed her friends, they shared the same doctor. What is...Read More
Categories: sick, 5th grade, 6th grade,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member NO DON'T GO
is it selfish to want to hang on to you to keep you bound to this realm and not set you free is it wrong to hold on with all my might to the life of you as you fade away little by little with every...Read More
Categories: sick, fear, grief, longing, lost
Form: Free verse
The body filled with inflammation.. A lightening bolt of pain Shooting rapidly.. Body immersed in states of agony.. The mind dwells in slow motion.. As mind tries to digest agony It tries desperately to overcome rapid shots.. Throbbing.. Pain delivered throughout.. The mind wrestles...Read More
Categories: emotions, love, pain, sick,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I DREAD THE DAY
time will come when you’ll be gone it will seem for you a wink for me an eternity AP: 1st place 2021 Posted on February 22, 2021...Read More
Categories: sick, anxiety, death, fear, future,
Form: Free verse
Blackout Poetry- Detached
I'm almost disappointed when the pot of tea is off the stove. I forgot her. She stands next to me, unconvinced. I step aside and let her weep and wail. She's here for a few more days and I will figure this out. She was sick for years. 2/21/2021 Credit: Someone You Love...Read More
Categories: sick, absence, emotions, for her,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ruthless Robber
The Magnet of the Mind - from Powerful Piece to Powerless Pawn by Ruthless Robber - Aggressive Alzheimer's February 17, 2021 Contest: Liberum Divisa From Luck of the Draw...Read More
Categories: sick,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Lost Her Appetite
~ Warning ~ This limerick is not recommended reading before tackling dessert. Miss Dipsy Doodle loved to...Read More
Categories: sick, dog, food, hair, romance,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Come Dance with Me
“Come Dance with Me” Come dance with me the soldier said To the beautiful lady dressed in red. I’ll take you up to the stars in the sky, And in unison our feet will fly. We’ll dance on the clouds...Read More
Categories: age, sick, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Human Toll
Why would a great, strong nation, symbolized by the dignified and regal Bald eagle, send its sons and daughters of the oath into the lion's mouth ~ some fallen in a courageous soldier youth's death, returning home beneath the American...Read More
Categories: america, death, military, sick,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Weekend Morning
Weekend Morning I’m awake, but do not move. Diffused light blinks past the drapes, silently Shadowing her graying hair. I just watch Nelly breathe. I want her to wake up, but don’t want to wake her. So maybe just peering...Read More
Categories: dog, love, morning, sick,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Jabb Her Vaccsee
'Twas slightly scary in terms doctors know did nurses nimble who would pass this way. Prickly plied do glories go so soon alas undismayed. Long time in fact she thought jabbed her vaccsees as she fought. Needling here high 'n low ends...Read More
Categories: heart, onomatopoeia, poems, sick,
Form: Rhyme

Specific Types of Sick Poems

Definition | What is Sick in Poetry?