Son, I wish I could wake up and see you standing there.
Then I would know that it was just a nightmare.
Son, I remember when you were small and how you would hold my hand,
Poems With Couplets
31 Examples Of Poems With Couplets (Two Line Stanzas)
Collection of poems written with stanzas that have two lines. 2 line stanzas are called Couplets. Couplets usually rhyme. A stanza in poetry is a group of lines usually separated by a blank line. Stanzas of 2 lines are called Couplets from the Old French word cople meaning two.
The Heart Of A Grieving Mother
Son, I wish I could wake up and see you standing there.Featured Shared Story
We lost our son 30/9/18 in a motorbike accident. I visit this site regularly as part of my healing process. The stories I read are heart wrenching. Thank you for sharing. It isn't getting any...
Poem Thanking Mom For Everything She's Done
Sometimes I know the words to say to give thanks for all you've done,
but then they fly up and away as quickly as they come.
How could I possibly thank you enough, the one who makes me whole,Featured Shared Story
My mother is still alive at 96, and I am 73. I am the one who visits her and takes her yogurt and toiletries. My late father's pension pays for her accommodation at a home. I used to work...
Poem About Anxiety Disorder
With her head hung low
and nowhere to go,
she can't explainFeatured Shared Story
No one understands what I am suffering from. My new doctor has decided I am taking a far too dangerous drug, so he is weaning me off. I must suffer again for the length of this weaning...
Poem About Being Played
He blew into my life like a sweet summer breeze,
Stole my heart in an instant, made me weak in the knees...
He seemed so sincere when he'd look in my eyesFeatured Shared Story
This poem is a very good one. It reminds me of a friend of mine who seemed to be by my side. Recently I discovered that I was just fooling myself. She blocked me on Facebook and changed her...
Emotions Of A Breakup
I could ask you to stay,
But there's really nothing left to say.
This breakup has been emotional and long,Featured Shared Story
He was so perfect in every way and I love him dearly, but towards the end things became so toxic. We no longer had the passion, respect, and the abundant love we once shared. This poem...
Poem About Being Second Best
I have a heart and it's quite broken.
I read your words as if they were spoken.
You'll always love her for the rest of your life,Featured Shared Story
Roses are red.
Violets are blue.
Angels in heaven can't describe
The way I feel about you.
When Your Love Leaves You
All good things come to an end,
Even the gifts that God sends,
Like her, the angel He sent from aboveFeatured Shared Story
We all have that special someone…until you don’t feel like he/she is your special one anymore. That’s what happened to me. Avery, if you ever read this, I’m truly sorry. But I have found a...
Analysis of Form and Technique
Outside lives a girl with a smile that will brighten up the room,
yet inside hides a girl with a frown full of despair.
Outside lives a girl with eyes of joy that bring you to ease,Featured Shared Story
Wow, just wow. That's me exactly. I go through my church doors with a smile always on my face, so much so that the youth group nicknamed me Smiley McGee, and I'm so nice to others. I guess...
Mourning The Loss Of A Father
I hate that I can't see your face,
except for a picture on my mirror.
But I love that when I look at it,Featured Shared Story
I'm so sorry. Thank you for sharing your story, I know it must have been hard to write those words. It sounds to me like your dad said his goodbyes to you and felt at peace. I know nothing I...
Sweet Poem Remembering Grandpa
My love for my Grampie will always be alive.
Although he is gone, his legacy will survive.
In the things he taught me and love he would show,Featured Shared Story
My grandpa passed away tonight and it tore me apart. Out of all my family, my grandpa was the closest one to me. He taught me everything I know today. Eighteen years was sure not enough time...
Mother's Dedication To Her Child
in Mother Poems
I would do just about anything you'd ask,
For you there's nothing I wouldn't do, there's no such task.
I would walk without my shoes to the end of the Earth,Featured Shared Story
As a mom we work our bottoms off to be able to provide all that you need in life. As a daughter I know how we can"hate" our moms from time to time. But I promise you we as mother's love our...
Sweet Poem For Girlfriend
Would it be ok if I took some of your time?
Would it be ok if I wrote you a rhyme?
Would it be ok if I opened my heart?Featured Shared Story
I might not be the kind of boy everyone would call a perfect boyfriend. I might not have everything and might not be able to make you smile every time I was an alcoholic, a gangster, a jerk,...
Poem About How Time Flies
Tick tock...tick tock...
Life is counting down on your internal clock.
Memories that feel as if they occurred yesterdayFeatured Shared Story
Very touching and so descriptive. Sadly, none of us realize that time, family, and life's journey pass us by so quickly. Situations pass us by, people get lost into the confusion of life. We...
Emotional Poem About Death Cutting Young Life Short
Analysis of Form and Technique
If only I knew that our time would be so brief,
Spoiled you rotten I would have done.
If only I knew that would be our last phone call,Featured Shared Story
May 2, 2016 I lost my little sister who was only 45. Every day brings the challenge to go forward.
Death Of A Cousin
When the sunny skies turn from blue to gray,
I can't help but wonder just what you would say?
I wonder if you know how many lives you have touched.Featured Shared Story
Wow. I wrote this poem a few years ago for Debbie. I am so touched by all of your stories and how much you loved my poem. Thank you all so much for the positive feedback. It was a blessing to...
Friendship Poem About Making Promises
Do you remember, when we were young, those promises we made?
The promise to be there for each other, no matter night or day.
The promise to keep secrets, no matter what they are.Featured Shared Story
I got the news I had cancer. My best friend of 31 years left me because she couldn't handle me being sick. It's been almost a year now and after doing 14 rounds of chemotherapy, every two...
Powerful Poem About Life Lessons
In life there are people that will hurt us and cause us pain,
but we must learn to forgive and forget and not hold grudges.
In life there are mistakes we will make,Featured Shared Story
I've been dealing with issues in my relationship with my husband. We have been married for 6 and a half years, we have 2 beautiful kids together, but come to find out he's been cheating on me...
Analysis of Form and Technique
You were inside me but only for a while.
Only in my dreams do I embrace your smile.
In my thoughts I see you, my bleeding heart is tornFeatured Shared Story
We always have a choice so to tell that someone made you to do this is silly!!!!!
Poem About My Love For My Wife
in Wife Poems
My love for you is unconditional and enduring.
To you I promise to always be reassuring.
My love for you protects you and is honorable.Featured Shared Story
We often listen to jokes related to husband and wife ridiculing each other. I have always been taught to respect the wife from that core of the heart. That is the reason I could never enjoy...
Poem About Saving Earth
in Earth Poems
Lives are crying because it's not clean,
Earth is dying because it's not green...
Earth is our dear Mother, don't pollute it,Featured Shared Story
I just loved this poem so much that when I was reading it I got inspired to start writing poems. I will tell you I just hated poems, so you probably wonder why I would read a poem. Actually,...
I have wished a bird would fly away,
And not sing by my house all day;
Have clapped my hands at him from the doorFeatured Shared Story
I laughed at this poem. I have felt the same way at times. I live in the country, and there is nothing more peaceful than listening to God's natural sounds of nature, but it’s just like any...