Don't cry for me.
I will be okay.
Heaven is my home now,
and this is where I'll stay.
Family Death Poems
Poems About the Loss of Family
A death in the family leaves a void that cannot be filled. No one can ever take the place of this individual in the world. We should not try to comfort the family by saying that "it was his time anyway", or, "he was suffering". These may be words of comfort later. However, there must be time to mourn the fact that things will never be the same. One minute he was here and now he is gone. The human mind must be allowed to sit with this reality. Mourning is a necessary part of the human experience. If it is ignored, a general feeling of sadness may pervade the whole family.
Poetry to Cope with the Death of a Family Member
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Poem Comforting Those Left On Earth
Don't cry for me.Latest Shared Story
I am a person that could NEVER NOT cry about losing someone that I cared about and loved. I could not suppress that unique emotion for someone. When people die, it hurts. The writer says not...
Poem About Loved One Watching Over Us
When you remember me,
Please do not weep.
My body may not be there.
It has chosen to sleep.Latest Shared Story
I have recently lost my cousin, who was my best friend and more like a sister. She had been missing for 15 months, and her body was finally found. This loss has hit me hard. We are going to...
My eyes filled up with tears as I heard the news.
It never occurred to me how much I could lose.
I find myself wishing that it wasn't real.
Every time I think about it, pain is all I can feel.Latest Shared Story
I lost my beautiful cousin when she was 12. She ended her life with rope in her closet. She was so young and she was going through depression. It was hard for me because I was really close,...
Poem About What Happens After Death
I'm sorry mom, for the things I put you through
I'm sorry mom, for not doing the things you wanted me to do
I'm sorry mom, for leaving you so soon
I'm sorry mom, for that call you got that afternoonLatest Shared Story
I'm a mother of three boys. My first born son's name is Bobby, my second son is named Kenny, and my third son is named Chris. In 2004 I lost my first born in car accident. Now, Feb 26, 2017,...
Poem For The Death Of My Father-In-Law
An Angel whispered
take my hand and
come with me
your work here is done.Latest Shared Story
I lost my best friend on 11/22/14 he got stabbed and was left there to die, I lost my two uncles in the same month. One died the first week of February in 2015 and the other one 02/10/2015...
Death Of Nan And Granddad
when you lose someone it can be hard to take
the pain that you feel when your heart has to break
the memories you keep are all in your mind
as you search your soul for more to findLatest Shared Story
Hello, I'm 12 years old. About 5 months ago the 25th will be exactly 5 months but I lost a friend and I'm in 6th grade this girl was in 8th. Her name was Harly McNeely. At my school we have...
A thousand times we needed you
A thousand times we cried
If love alone could have saved you
you never would have died...Latest Shared Story
I was 3 when I witnessed my first family death. It was my mum! After going through 6 years of my life I had finally understood and processed that my mother was gone. She had passed away in...
Poem From Daughter About Father's Death
I can't call you on the phone
I can't knock on your door
No matter how loud I scream you can't respond...Latest Shared Story
I loved what you wrote as it is so true with kids that lose parents. I felt much the same way you did but in my case it was my mom. She was killed when I was very young. But there is...
Comforting Poem About Death
As tears roll down my face,
I know you're in a better place.
I close my eyes to see your face,
suddenly I feel a warm embrace....Latest Shared Story
Made too many tears roll down my cheeks. I used to cry easily, then did some work with a very good psychologist. Since then I don't cry so readily. But this poem hit me hard but crying...
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