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Dawn
Your poem was wonderful. I lost my father in 2001. Even though it has been a few years, it still seems like yesterday. I was his little girl. I know you have a great talent.
Richelle
I lost my father 1month and 1 day ago. Your poem described my feelings.
Samantha
This poem touched me more than anything else in this world. I had to bury my daughter a few months ago. She was only 3mths. If it wasn't for my other daughter. I don't think I could go on. She's the only one that keeps me going day to day.
Ruby
This was a beautiful poem, and it has special meaning for me because my dad died last week. I was there with him, holding his hand when he died, and that was one of the most saddest moments in my life. Thank you for this poem, and I think it is simply beautiful.
Sal
This poem touched my heart in more ways than one, It has brought tears to my eyes, to think that I had a similar feline friend that filled my friendship void, and now she's gone, the pain is more than what anyone else could understand.
Sierra
Your poem was soo touching! As I read it, I cried so hard, it was terribly sad, but happy as well. You did an excellent job on it. I hope your brother's memory never leaves you.
Cindy
How beautiful a poem,how sad and touching. It is a comfort to read someone who is living the same feelings as we are. Good work

Poems about Death (76-117)

  • by Dnh_1998
    What do you do when you discover your brother has AIDS?
  • by William Bough
    This is a beautiful poem of a tragic death, a tribute to a friend.
  • by Faye Jones
    This is a beautiful, heart-felt poem about a husband and wife struggling to survive the loss of their son. But it's also much more than that…
  • by Del
    When a grandfather dies, there are many things we wish we could have said. The beautiful poem is one of them…
  • by Phoebe Moon
    When a friend takes their own life, the grief is compounded by shock.
  • by Nicole Ross
    Memories of a departed friend can be hard. And very comforting.
  • by Amanda Jenkins
    When a child loses someone close, it can take many years to understand and accept the loss.
  • by Kelly Lancor
    Even children die. And parents must find a way to accept and cope and, too, to remember.
  • by Ashley
    Death within a family can bring many emotions, and one too often found is regret…
  • by Judy Hartman
    When a family member dies, especially at a very young age, we can all find comfort in memories of what made them special to us.
  • by A-lepht
    Death isn't the end, and this poem explores the possibilities of new beginnings.
  • by Christina Wiggs
    We ask why, and we rationalize, and still the pain remains…

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  • by John Etter
    This lovely poem asks many questions, yet only a single question, and offers no answers, yet the most important answer of all.
  • by Melton Culberth
    This poem is about death and loss, but it's also about remembering the good and the wonderful.
  • by Andrea Hill
    This wonderfully beautiful poem proves that sometimes memories can be so solid we can reach out and touch them. Or, even, listen to them tick.
  • by Ariel Gautreau
    This lovely poem from an 8-year-old will really make you think. And probably cry, too.
  • by Brier
    Life goes on after the death of a spouse, but memories never fade.
  • by Begary
    This poem is about the power of Love. It can't always change reality, or stave off death, but it can keep those we love near to us in ways that matter.
  • by Melissa
    This poem is a touching eulogy, from a young poet to her grandfather.
  • by Andrea Hill
    Death is hard and often cruel, but sometimes the pain and suffering preluding death is even worse. This poem explores the death of a sister, and gives rise to the possibility that maybe death can be relief.
  • by Ted Reynolds
    The death of a close friend is a difficult thing to both endure and remember. Only a talented poet like this one could use memories and metaphor to so beautifully evoke his feelings of loss.
  • by Meghan Flood
    This poem is about the death of a loved grandmother, and about the hope for a spiritual future. It's also very much an admonishment to all of us to cherish those we love while we can.
  • by Christina Pham
    Losing someone we love, for whatever reasons, can raise difficult, unanswerable questions.
  • by Katey Shines
    It's hard to understand the death of a loved one and friend. And sometimes it's also hard to accept…
  • by Tim Chambers
    Death is always a time of sadness, but when the death is of a small child the sadness can be overwhelming.
  • by Amy Richards
    This poem is about the loss of a loved one. But it's also much more than that, as a very talented poet takes us into her heart and not only touches us, but also teaches us.
  • by Heather Gustafson
    No parent should ever have to survive the loss of their child. But it happens…
  • by Bunnykisses
    Death brings with it many difficult emotions, none easily understood. Maybe the worst of them, though, is regret…
  • by Stef Knudsen
    This poignant poem is about death, and dealing with the loss it brings.
  • by Lexis
    This poem is about death and love, two companions more linked than you might realize.
  • by Amanda Kruse
    When swift violence descends, it leaves only grief in its wake. And lingering questions for those who survive.
  • by Cerissa Hultgren
    When someone close to you dies, you always ask yourself why. And the answers you find within yourself aren't always the ones you sought.
  • by Tami Blackwell
    We all lose people we love, irreplaceable parts of our life. This poem speaks of one such loss, and admonishes us to make the best of what time we have.
  • by Laura Mason
    Grief is an emotion all must face in their lives. There is little that can ease it, and nothing that can erase it, but these soothingly beautiful words can at least offer their comfort.
  • by Tad Scheeler
    When the harshness of life rips from us our happiness, it's easy to cling to a time past. This insightful, moving poem is a look into one such case, yet it also offers us a glimmer of hope.
  • by Christine McClimans
    One poet remembers. Beautifully.
  • by Malcolm Coleman
    Life can be cruel, and death comes too swiftly, and it is only in the sharing of our burdens where we can find strength.
  • by Rosemary J. Gwaltney
    Some promises are never realized, and some memories will never fade.
  • by Rosemary J. Gwaltney
    This was written in memory of my little lost daughter.
  • by Katey Shines
    There are no drugs to take, no accupunture to try, no miracle cures available. Yet, pains of the heart are always the most hurtful of all.
  • by Bryan
    Love holds sweet memories, that even death cannot blur.
  • by Cerissa Hultgren
    This poem was created after a dream I had when my mother died.
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