Cancer Poems - Page 2

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  1. Life's Lessons

    • By Amanda
    • Published: August 2008
    To My Mother Who Died From Cancer

    It's not fair, I just can't let go.
    I sit here and plead, why must she go?

    She is my everything, my mom and my best friend.

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    I am now nearly 16, and I lost my mum to a 3 year battle of Secondary Glioblastoma when I was only 9. She was 39 when she passed. This poem has quickly become more important to me than any of...

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  3. More Time

    • By Shavon McClendon
    • Published: November 2008

    Hold love ones close to you
    Don't stray away whatever you do
    Once the time you have is gone it's gone
    And the feeling is unbearable ...

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    I don't have a poem to write, but I'm here one more time. As a sit in the oncology waiting room, feeling melancholy, I just want for this to be over, so I can start over. Please Lord, I asked...

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  4. Think Pink!

    • By Ember Griswold
    • Published: October 2015
    Motivating Poem About Breast Cancer Awareness

    Each month be sure to check your breasts
    To ensure there aren't any unwanted guests.

    Cancer's next victim I will not be.

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  6. Thief Of Life

    Living With Cancer Poem

    Cancer you monster
    let go of my son,
    We won't let you take him,
    don't think you have won....

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    I have known Lorna since she was just 13. She was my first love, and Sinjin since he was maybe 4, where I met him in Seaside, CA, and we watched Barney together. During this whole ordeal...

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  7. Signed...Your Little Girl

    Losing My Parents

    You were there for my very first breath,
    And I was there for your last.
    The time we got to share together,
    Went by too quick...Too fast....

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    My mom died in Nov 2014 from colon cancer and my dad in Sept 2015 from liver cancer. This poem sums up how I feel at this moment. Thank you.

  8. Imagine A World Without Cancer

    • By Michele Rosa
    • Published: May 2011

    Imagine there's no cancer.
    It's easy if you try.
    No pain or suffering
    Or waiting just to die.

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    It would be so easy to just imagine this because so many people die from of cancer. My Meme died because of breast cancer.

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  10. Walking On The Edge Of Life

    Child With Cancer

    The world keeps moving forward
    as time stands still for me,
    I am the kid with Cancer,
    locked in battle to be free....

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    My grandson, who's not even 3 years old yet, was just diagnosed with Stage 4 Neuroblastoma. We don't know how much time he has. They tell us he doesn't have the mutated gene, which is good,...

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  11. Good Mommy

    • By Mary B. Downes
    • Published: February 2006
    Hospital As Cancer Kills Mother

    You can't prepare for this:
    the DNR in red letters,
    last rites over,
    the monitors off,...

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    Dear Mary - your poem resonated with my experience of losing my mum (Sept 11) hugely. I'm so sorry we and others have gone through this. I was looking today for something to comfort me as I...

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  12. I Wish I Could Stop The Rain Falling

    • By Ellie
    • Published: November 2009

    It was raining the day you told us,
    And ever since I feel like it has not stopped pouring down.
    I wish I could stop the rain falling,
    And hold your head up and not let you drown....

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    My mother had cancer and just reading this tugs at my heart, and I start crying because I had the same experience as you. Just don't ever give up, things will get better. Just smile.

  13. My Big Brother

    Brother With Cancer

    Forgive me dear brother for all my tears
    But my heart it aches with so much pain,
    Why you? My precious brother
    But no-one can explain....

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    This poem touched me. My big brother is dying from brain cancer, and every time I see him it takes so much to not cry. I love him so much, and all this is tearing me apart.

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