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101 Funeral Poems
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Submit your work, meet writers and drop the ads. Carina Apr Journey to happiness. Sometimes you have no reason to stay, and realize that's a perfect reason to go. And that taking an entirely new way, is the only method to grow. If you're washed-on abeyance's bight, and you feel decision's heavy heft: To go to the left where nothing's right, or the right where nothing's left. Remember it doesn't matter where you proceed, or which mountain you want to ascend.
Last Updated on October 24, Sometimes regular words are not enough. Composing your own memorial poetry is a wonderful excercise which helps you work through and express your grief and love, but rare is the person who can craft words to say exactly what they want to say. This is where funeral poems can be extraordinarily helpful. Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. Words such as these can transcend our own limited expressive abilities to portray a surpassing sense of love, longing, and grief.
101 Funeral Poems
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The poems in this book are, thematically, grouped into five sets. The first set of three poems, labelled "Libation," are basically a prayer and they set the stage for what follows. The poems in Part 2, subtitled "On Wings of Song The Muse and I ," are mostly love poems which express sentiments with which many readers will be able to identify. The subtitle of the poems in Part 3 is "Home Affairs. These normal human experiences are expressed so vividly and with such poignancy that the reader is left feeling that the poet has indeed spoken for him. Part 4, "Embers and Rubies of Life," contains the largest number of poems, and they are mostly philosophical reflections on the meaning and significance of life's experiences. The last set of poems in Part 5, "Transformations," contains the poem that gives the title to the book.