Poems

To Honor You…

Posted by: Amy Olshever | Categories: Poems

To honor you, I get up everyday and take a breath. And start another day without you in it. To honor you, I laugh and love with those who knew your smile And the way your eyes twinkled with mischief …

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You’re My Star, My Dear

Posted by: DBDO | Categories: Poems

© Alex more by Alex , Published on July 2011 The beam shines down, The rays so bright, The stars come forward, At the dead of night. I feel you close, You’re always here, The glow of the sun, You’re …

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Someone I love has gone away

Posted by: DBDO | Categories: Poems

Someone I love has gone away and life is not the same, the greatest gift that you can give is just to speak their name. I need to hear the stories and the tales of days gone past, I need …

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Some Day

Posted by: Admin | Categories: Poems

COPE Parent Sandi Bloomberg wrote this poem for her daughter in law. He’s just gone for a little while Some day in the future You’ll again see his smile He’s just gone for a pause in time And some day in …

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Jewish Prayer for the High Holidays

Posted by: Stacey Careri | Categories: Poems

COPE Parent Phyllis Weiner received this poem as a Jewish prayer for the High Holidays. “I believe it’s universal for anyone who has lost a loved one.”   It is hard to sing of oneness when our world is not …

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Crazy Upside Down Life

Posted by: Stacey Careri | Categories: Poems

Crazy Upside Down Life In memory of my beloved son, Jay Jimenez     – E. J. Barbera   Sun’s out at night, moths fly from flame What went left now goes right Nothing will ever be the same.   Two …

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Life is Eternal

Posted by: Stacey Careri | Categories: Poems

Life is Eternal If wishing makes it so won’t you let me know that life is eternal and love is immortal and death is only a horizon Life is eternal as we move into the light and a horizon is …

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To Where You Are

Posted by: Stacey Careri | Categories: Poems

To Where You Are Who can say for certain, maybe you’re still here ~ I feel you all around me, your memory so clear. Deep within the stillness I can hear you speak. You’re still an inspiration ~ Can it …

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As far as I can see….

Posted by: Stacey Careri | Categories: Poems

As far as I can see, grief will never truly end. It may become softer over time, more gentle, and some days will feel sharp. But grief will last as long as love does—forever. It’s simply the way the absence …

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