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Epitaph Poems (30)

Epitaph is a brief poem inscribed on a tombstone praising a deceased person. Here is a list of Epitaph Poems written by members. Read poetry, post your own poems or comments. Poems on these pages are copyrighted © by the authors who entered them. Click here to post a poem.

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Listen Poem

ListenBe with me through my tears Stay close to me when I fear That nothing good can ever happen. Wipe away my pain When noone else can think Or imagi...

Rebenasia1673Oct 2019Jun 2
rohithunk
Gritante2302Feb 11May 3
Rachael_0622
Gritante3462May 2019May 2019
Gritante
Journey Above Poem

Journey Abovewritten for my late wife / partner who moved to Heaven on 7-15-17...

djf24517976Jan 2019Jan 2019
Nuwahri61

i wept agelessi wept ageless in the night street, grabbed by branches bare winter's feast, ice stiff birches explode upwardly. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~...

surprizeme3062Jul 2018Jul 2018
godsprincess
ALL DIE YOUNG Poem

ALL DIE YOUNGKing Solomon had everything a person could desire, including wisdom. He declared all to be, "...vanity, a grasping for the wind." So live your life in...

BobbyC13482712Jul 2018Jul 2018
BobbyC1348
Unbowed Poem

UnbowedThis poem is in memory of a very dear and close friend who I lost in Vietnam....

Contreeashell2220Dec 2017
My Dad Poem

My DadMy dad was my best friend I miss him so much...

noeleen3111Aug 2017Sep 2017
Baldeagle48
Completions of Sayings feel free to contribute your own in the comments Id like to see others too Poem

Completions of Sayings feel free to contribute your own in the comments. I'd like to see others tooLiterally at least a 1000 sayings are in several journals in the house. Intend to reflect at certain moments of my life. Predominately spoke "words"...

Unknown2892Jun 2017Jun 2017
PlainoldJane
Part of life Poem

Part of life.......Choices made we must endure; our lives will change, yes that is for sure. Although we feel that all is good, we must look back at where we stood. Deci...

Unknown2511Jun 2017Jun 2017
Redex
Requiem for a Lost Soul Poem

Requiem for a Lost SoulI wrote this at 4am. I feel this way sometimes. At other times I feel immense joy....

_Danny___5356Apr 2017Apr 2017
daniela777
For Daddy Poem

For DaddyMy little dog Chloe, sadly died March 1st this year. I had a snip of her hair made into a pendant which I could wear round my neck. We had hope my f...

ChloeOskar53314Apr 2015Jun 2015
Unknown
Compassion Poem

CompassionThis was written for everyone who has experienced pain in their lives knowing we all have, some more, some less. Alot of deep writing has been on our...

ImagineLove40510Oct 2014Oct 2014
ImagineLove
Heartbroken Poem

HeartbrokenThe weekends are the worse!...

ImagineLove47713Sep 2014Sep 2014
ImagineLove
Poem Of Ascension Poem

Poem Of AscensionActually, MY desired epitaph poem dedicated to those who relentlessly strive to realize their spiritual aim while sojourning in this existence....

JValentino3472Jun 2014Jun 2014
JValentino
Legend Of The Black Dove Part 12 Final Poem

Legend Of The Black Dove (Part 12) FinalThis is the final part to the epic serial poem "Legend Of The Black Dove" I hope all the poets who read this and followed the story enjoyed my efforts...

john170219844340Dec 2013
What If Poem

What If !!!What If a part of me is burning What If a part of me is learning You are not my earthly god You are a cheater a robber, a fraud Yo...

inn0cent_soul2970Aug 2013
Learning poetry III Carnival Carousel Roundel Poem

Learning poetry III - Carnival Carousel (Roundel)The ROUNDEL is a deritave of rondeau and rondine... It has eleven lines constructed from two quatrains, and a triplet. The rhyme scheme only has t...

morgen902104462Aug 2013Aug 2013
morgen90210
Sleep Poem

Sleepthis is about all my friends who have passed...

Unknown2401Apr 2013Apr 2013
darkhorse555
they arent coming back Poem

they arent coming backsome times they come back...

Unknown3741Nov 2011Nov 2011
Butterflyrose16
Im sorry Poem

I'm sorrythis is for the loss of two, a pain i cant describe to you but if u think all men are bad, some woman are evil bearing a devils brand....

Unknown4433Nov 2011Nov 2011
Butterflyrose16
A SOUL SMOTHERED in sympathY Poem

A SOUL SMOTHERED in sympathYI THOUGHT SOMETHING DRoPPED BUT IT ONLY DRiPPED... thank the universe!...

Unknown2843Aug 2011Aug 2011
agoodguy2have
Epitaph Poem

EpitaphHere I lay Dead and buried Wanted to stay But thrust was parried Sword went through My time had come Women pursue Hell bound become...

steve12233482Jul 2011Jul 2011
andrew149
Let Me Poem

Let Meshort poem, it needs no more words...

Unknown80613Sep 2009Nov 2009
Tiger_Dan
Ode to an Upright Vacuum Poem

Ode to an Upright VacuumI think it's self-explanatory....

Unknown2974Nov 2009Nov 2009
boyshchrm6
The Passer bye Poem

The Passer-byeWhen I am done and gone to rot drop me not in fashioned box with nail or dirt or tear Nor pour my bones in fluted urn to mantle, hold and tear...

Unknown3495Oct 2009Oct 2009
Redex
Epitaph Poem

EpitaphI know not what you could have been A saint so pure or full of sin I pray only that your happy now And if my seed, my love is vow...

Unknown4771Sep 2009Sep 2009
Unknown
Dealing with a loss of a loved one Poem

Dealing with a loss of a loved one.I wrote this poem because I have lost my husband of 16 years 10 months ago. Everyday is a struggle but you gotta keep moving on so how I cope is I w...

Unknown4045Aug 2009Aug 2009
Unknown
The Passing of a Loved One Poem

The Passing of a Loved OneI wrote this poem because I lost my husband 10 months ago very suddenly. I wrote it because now I know how people feel when they lose a loved one....

Unknown3680Jul 2009
MY DEAR SWEET SISTER ANNETTE Poem

MY DEAR SWEET SISTER ANNETTEMY SISTER GOT KILLED ON JUNE 10TH OF THIS YEAR.SHE WAS MURDERED BY A MAN WHO CLAIMED TO LOVE HER.IT HURT ME SO BAD THAT I COULD NOT EVEN GO VEIW HER B...

Unknown7475Jul 2009Jul 2009
Unknown

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