Abandonment Poems

Popular Abandonment Poems
smiling back at the clouds
by Bogdan Dragos

at least the clouds are
smiling back

they have faces and
souls
and they stare back from their
blue canvas,
down on his dirty, snot-smeared face

It’s a warm

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For the Love of My Father
by Samuel Cody

There's always pain in the music of the night
It summons all my broken dreams to come dance about my mind,
And in their fractured shadows, I contemplate your plight
Yet in that frantic jig, no answers can I find.
Nothing I consider can justify your bitter flight,
When by all your wretched flaws you were confined
All my strength of will cannot manifest my dreams that we'd reunite.
Were you scared of yourself, or this child you left behind?

My heart bleeds with tormented hate, as I sit beneath the midnight sun

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Karma
by Emory Johnson

When feelings blow out of proportion
Because there is no healing potion
For all the excitement
turned into abandonment
Because wet tissues
Turn into trust issues
And theres not enough clothes
To cover my body made of walls
That I should have covered myself from the start
The only thing I can blame is my own heart

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Somewhere in the garden
by Author Reinvented

Somewhere in the garden,
There's a statue of me and you,
Coated in gold and made out of clay,

And they'll honour it and love it,
They'll covet it and want it,
Right up until they throw it away,
​​​​
Till the gold has all been stolen,
The clay is cracked and broken,

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Recent Abandonment Poems
smiling back at the clouds
by Bogdan Dragos

at least the clouds are
smiling back

they have faces and
souls
and they stare back from their
blue canvas,
down on his dirty, snot-smeared face

It’s a warm

......

Continue reading
Somewhere in the garden
by Author Reinvented

Somewhere in the garden,
There's a statue of me and you,
Coated in gold and made out of clay,

And they'll honour it and love it,
They'll covet it and want it,
Right up until they throw it away,
​​​​
Till the gold has all been stolen,
The clay is cracked and broken,

......

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For the Love of My Father
by Samuel Cody

There's always pain in the music of the night
It summons all my broken dreams to come dance about my mind,
And in their fractured shadows, I contemplate your plight
Yet in that frantic jig, no answers can I find.
Nothing I consider can justify your bitter flight,
When by all your wretched flaws you were confined
All my strength of will cannot manifest my dreams that we'd reunite.
Were you scared of yourself, or this child you left behind?

My heart bleeds with tormented hate, as I sit beneath the midnight sun

......

Continue reading
Karma
by Emory Johnson

When feelings blow out of proportion
Because there is no healing potion
For all the excitement
turned into abandonment
Because wet tissues
Turn into trust issues
And theres not enough clothes
To cover my body made of walls
That I should have covered myself from the start
The only thing I can blame is my own heart

......

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Popular Poets about Abandonment From Members
  • Emory Johnson
    Emory Johnson (1 poems about Abandonment)
    June 9, 1999
  • Samuel Cody
    Samuel Cody (1 poems about Abandonment)
    July 6, 1991 - Massachusetts