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Death Sijo Poems

These Death Sijo poems are examples of Sijo poems about Death. These are the best examples of Sijo Death poems written by international poets.

The Reality Of Reincarnation
So often in this life it is our wish to know it all,
When in reality we've already experienced it all.
The truth is told through ancient...

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Categories: angel, death, life, philosophy,

The Loss Of Her
I know there is simply nothing I can honestly say
To make all of the soul-wrenching pain of grief go away,
Because I too was there crying...

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Categories: angst, death, death of

Premium Member Sijo: A New Coat of Paint
A crawling held a walled frame as passer-by beheld too
A football helmet and high school pennant encased against a wall
Tapestry of day shades painted wall...

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Categories: appreciation, death, growing up,

When I Arrive In Heaven
When I go to Heaven someday; my love's spirit shall lead the way.
I want to meet my grandfather in a valley of pink lilies.
I shall...

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Categories: cousin, death, grandfather, grief,

Premium Member She Drank Tea
Aunt Judith was the only tea drinker in the family;
Camomile brewed from bags - no loose tea leaves for her to read - 
her future...

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Categories: death, life,

Premium Member - Portal -
            I walk my last steps on the earthly plains, when the sun sets

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Categories: beauty, death, deep, journey,

Premium Member Nearer My God to Thee, Be A Cross That Raises Me
The hour matters none ... for the energies have exhausted.
In the year of our Lord ... nineteen hundred and twelve, April fifteenth.
Writes a future living...

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Categories: anxiety, courage, death, emotions,

Freedom's Fate 2023
Long life, lived in full, longing for death's impending embrace;
my fate's final freedom wavers on two fronts, like old Simeon's.
Departure's deep desire is delayed by...

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Categories: 11th grade, birth, death,

Premium Member Tune of Tears
In passing, hearts risk their very essence, their colors, their breathe,
Love who touched the soul, then moved on, toward heaven’s hungry light,
Souls soon reflect the...

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Categories: death, death of a

Premium Member Desperate Hope - III: AKA: Alas, Poor Yorick, I Knew Him:
"We've a choice, it's up on the board." ... "Be quick and write it down."
"Do you have it?" "Yes!" ... "Well, let's be away from...

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Categories: allusion, analogy, angst, anxiety,

Premium Member Nero, The Incendiary
Hail, the doorway keen on the known world ... theme wails attention,
time of roses' blooms cower ... usurped magentas, aloof maroons,
for the flight of the...

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Categories: analogy, anger, angst, anxiety,

Fake Flowers
I bought fake flowers because I hear they last forever.
Could care less what's said about this place where I won't live forever.
Losing her had a...

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Categories: angst, cousin, death, flower,

Lilies of Love
Powers of language of flowers hold significance in my grief.
Pink lily reminding me my grandfather found relief.
Tiger lily reminding me my cousin's life was brief....

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Categories: death, dedication, family, flower,

Her Will
For 3 seizures it was my mother saving my life every time.
For 4 seizures it was three of my true friends who saved my life.

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Categories: angel, death, destiny, fate,

Longing For Death
I long for death, as I am sick of dismissing my suffering.
I am tired of waiting for that all-consuming love I want.
I long for that...

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Categories: angst, death, longing, lost

Book: Shattered Sighs