for Philip Levine
Donald Justice has died twice:
once in Miami, in the sun, on a Sunday,
and once in Iowa City, on a Friday
in August, which was not without
its own sun—if not bright spot.
In times of loss, find poems of remembrance and comfort to provide the right words for the occasion. Browse our selection of poems about funerals, and for more, check out poems about loss in the themes menu.
|1867||O Captain! My Captain!||Walt Whitman|
|1922||The Emperor of Ice-Cream||Wallace Stevens|
|2017||Where the Sky Meets the Earth||W. Todd Kaneko|
|1914||The Amaranth||Vachel Lindsay|
|2014||Cashel Man||Sean Frederick Forbes|
|2017||Past Barabbas||Roger Reeves|
|2015||Consolation||Robert Louis Stevenson|