Poems About MS






Do you love writing Poems about MS? Is writing poetry the way you deal with the stress of living with multiple sclerosis? Does writing help you cope with the uncertainties, the symptoms, and the day to day unpredictability of MS?



NEW! All the poems on this page are now in eBook form! See images above and to the right to get your copies today!

Well, we'd love to read your poems about living your life with MS. Even if you've written more than just one. You can share each of them here by filling out the form below.

Be sure to tell your family and friends about them. They will be able to read and comment on them. Plus, they can even rate them!

You know that you are a great writer, now show the world what you've got - by adding your words here - well at least our little corner of it anyway! And even if this is your very first poem or your only poem about multiple sclerosis, go ahead and add it.

Also, do you know someone who has MS and writes poetry? Send them here to add their poems to this page.

And don't forget to add a little about yourself when you add your poem. (And tell your friends to do the same)> We love knowing who our visitors are. You can add a picture of yourself or one that illustrates your poem about MS, as well.


So what are you waiting for! Jump right in and show us your creative side! Write that poem or find one (or two, or three, or more) that you've written already. We can't wait to see what you have to offer.


Meanwhile, here are the links to each of the poems that have been written by other visitors. You will find them below. There are links at the bottom of each poem to take you to more poems.





More Poems About MS

|Multiple Sclerosis|40th Anniversary|Double|Chronic|Lost Me|A Close Call|Lonely|Finally Diagnosed|Limboland|The Slaying|Time Matters|No Longer Benign|How Long|Stranger|Resistance|MS Means|What MS Means to Me|Just Because|

|My Body Betrays Me|Life Sentence|Like the Super Bowl Win|
Just What I Think|I Never Get a Break|Quick Sands|The Colors of MS|The MS Blues|I Will Win|MS Will Never Beat Me|I Will Win|Can't Take Me Away|Will Today Be The Day?|The Diagnosis|My MS Monkey|Multiple Sclerosis II|MS Carnation|

|I Am Stronger Then I Am|As a Small Child's Bird|Dear Neurosurgeon:|Just MSing Around|What MS Took|MS and Me|A Bad Dream|Deamons and Monsters|Falling|After the Fall|You Won't Let Go|Betrayed|MS Morning|Why?|Lorelei|The MS Boogieman Tree|





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Do you write Poems about MS? Well now you can add them here! Poems that share your feelings about multiple sclerosis. Here's your chance to share with others your creative side.

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Want to Read Poems Contributed by Other Visitors?

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She is Beautiful 
She is beautiful She is beautiful, My gentle, caring girl, She comes out of her home, And comes to sit next to me in my car, Hat on, gloves …

A Short Walk 
Basking in the sunlight, watching people at Walnut Beach. Children running here and there, laughing, screaming, inventing games, accusing each …

Phoenix 
I wake in my coffin once again, time to die? Knees can't bend, hands won't move, so tired. Phoenix, Phoenix come to life and spread my wings to set …

Hate 
I hate the words I'm, sorry, you, have, multiple and sclerosis. I hate metal machines with loud banging and whirring that assault my hearing, already …

THE MS BOOGIEMAN TREE 
I remember the days of my youth, when I climbed trees, as nimble as a cat. I purposely looked for the tallest, and the most impossible to climb. I …

Why? 
Why me? What did I do so wrong to deserve this? I made mistakes in the past but I tried to make up for them. I try to be a good person. I have overcome …

MS Morning 
Alarm going off... Yep hearing is working. 6:00 it says..... Yep eyes are working. Hit the off button.... Yep arms and hands are working. Getting …

You Won’t Let Go  
How am I supposed to move on, when you come and go like that? How am I supposed to recover, when you leave a trace at every visit? You come unannounced, …

After The Fall 
After the fall, My body shut down In a wheelchair, I was bound. I asked myself and everyone around me – why? All my family could do in response was …

A Bad Dream 
Having MS is like a bad dream I’m losing the flight with MS My life has changed I’ve had to rearrange Both the good and the bad From nursing home …

MS and Me 
MS and Me... My life is crazy you see as MS thinks it owns me. This MonSter has tried to rob me of my sight, but MS does not own me. This MonSter …

What MS Took 
MS Sometimes you're invisible. Do you not see that this is changing me. Are you even aware?  Well sorry MS has gotten control of me, but sorry right …

Dear Neurosurgeon: 
I am sorry to disturb you I have a simple question I was wondering if you knew the location of the button... In just a short two weeks I have to …

MS Carnation 
Oh Beautiful Carnation I heard just the other day You've got MS within your stem I wondered how though, as you look so very radiant No one knows …

Multiple Sclerosis 
MS Multiple Sclerosis... It is a common thief In the stealing of one's ability to walk Multiple Sclerosis... It is an unruly tyrant In its …

My MS Monkey 
I've got a monkey on my back. Not alcohol, no its not crack. He stole everything and I WANT IT BACK! He first came like a thief in the night. …

Will Today Be the Day? 
I find myself scared of what each day has in store. While keeping this MonSter from always taking more. I have so many questions, yet never enough words. …

THE MS BLUES 
In Loving Memory of Carol Crane Hefterich, his Sister Well...the MS took my sister round-'bout 1972 And it robbed her of her life, there …

My Body Betrays Me 
My body betrays me I have MS you see From one day to the next I wake up quite perplexed Will this be a good day To accomplish all that might come …

Multiple Sclerosis 
For over forty years I have been dueling with a redoubtable opponent. If I have maintained equilibrium, it is through fancy footwork and unwavering …

40th Anniversary of My Illness 
Forty years of living with a kleptomaniac who steals by stealth movement, agility, grace. But that is not all: the thief is now leaching …

Double 
My disability accompanies me everywhere; I have always to effect a double introduction, explain: there's two of us; were inseparable. It's …

Chronic 
Chronic an illness of time there's no escaping time is for always even a clocks unnecessary if I read the sycamore tree learn by heart …

Lost Me 
Me, where have I gone? Sadly, my life's been changed. MS, is the diagnosis, Dr.'s say. Yesterday, is now a distant memory. Somehow, God's life …

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A Close Call 
A stranger tried to help me today I was headed toward a chair Mincing, labored, cloddy steps Each with a prayer She asked if I was alright I obviously …

Lonely 
I have a little window to the world I see the people walk by, ride by, Kids on bikes swerve in the street I try to pretend I know what's there …

Finally Diagnosed in Great Britain 
My friend just got diagnosed She's waited nigh 20 years Her job depends on it In that crazy system of hers She's had an awful hassle GP's just …

Limboland 
Limboland It's got to be they're missing something My history is so clear to me I have much of what every MS site lists It should be clear …

The Slaying 
The Slaying At first it's every moment, waiting to see The day MS has brought to me. It's bated breath and quivering inside, As I wait …

MS will NEVER beat me! 
I may have down day’s I may have low times, I might also suffer some pain. I might even shed a tear. But I will not give in. I refuse to …

Time Matters 
I don't want to bike in the mountains I don't care to tour New York City I just want to be Me. The Me I used to be The one I know and cherish …

My Dance  Not rated yet
Everyday is a new dance with my invisible partner MS. Sometimes we flow like the white rapids and others like a hurricane. Waking is for sure …

The MS in Me Not rated yet
The MS In Me: My life is crazy with MS thinking it owns me. It is like a bad dream cause it cannot be seen for its invisibility. You cannot see this …

Determined Not rated yet
I wake up, determined to realize the potential of today. To see my children off to school with a kiss. To make a hot breakfast for my little daughter. …

Wasted Not rated yet
Wasted time and Wasted tears Where has the time gone? I didn't realize I was just letting my life pass me by I realize now that I let precious time …

M.S. Not rated yet
M.S. You say That in the London fog you lose your way. That you will not go again But you know nothing of how lost I often feel, in the …

Lorelei Not rated yet
All the pretty sights and sounds Will not hold at bay the unbound bitch Your soul will rightfully cringe in fear Hope does have an end …

Betrayed Not rated yet
manage your crisis stay out of hot water minimize your damage don't relapse just remit walk with poise with legs that may fail there is no pill …

Falling Not rated yet
I want to walk but I know I can’t Confusion and fear hold me back I fall and people I trust don’t catch me. When I was 25 years old, I ran for a …

Deamons and Monsters Not rated yet
Dreams about my future About what I wanna do I still have them I still dream But I know they won't come true I breathe and I'm alive I'm just …

Just M.S.ing Around Not rated yet
Just never mind me No, really I'm fine No, I haven't been drinking …

As a Small Child's Bird Not rated yet
Years of in the spent In what seems like an endless search Poked and then prodded As a small child's bird Trapped Within this cage on a perch …

I am - Stronger then I am Not rated yet
I look at my husband, and he to I: he smiles Unknown to him - are of my fear of the miles That I may not be able too travel For each days walking …

The Diagnosis Not rated yet
These migraines are getting out of control, Maybe its time to see that doctor. He says that stress could be a minor role, Take some pills, he's …

Can't Take Me Away Not rated yet
bake in the sun work out at the gym go for a run cry til my body aches drink til my head spins walk til my feet swell play outside with my …

I will WIN Not rated yet
MS challenges me. But my husband's love, Gives me strength, My mother's voice, Brings me courage, My children’s support, Gives me the will, My …

The Colors Of MS Not rated yet
Yes MS has many colors Many shades like none other Feeling red angry and frustrated Trying to cope so overrated And then there is black When your …

Quick Sands Not rated yet
The tides of sands, savor skin; It's drift, burning, no certain kin. Mires of mesh, stifle each gasp; Prior ebbs, rankle the overcast. The sandpiper …

I Never Get A Break Not rated yet
I never seem to get a break How much more of MS can I take My mood swings are severe Going from up and down everywhere Making me feel so depressed …

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Just What I Think Not rated yet
I think it's the MS just closing my eyes Just closing my eyes to the fear I think it's the MS making everything so hard Tripling my efforts each …

Like The Super Bowl Win Not rated yet
Like The Super Bowl Win Us MSers also must never give in The Saints though never a contender For all the years this team did not render Yet took a …

Life Sentence Not rated yet
Like the dog chained to the chariot wheel I have no choice. It makes no difference whether I am dragged claws screaming and scraping, or whether …

Just Because Not rated yet
Just because I Can't walk good to the eye My right foot drags my oh my Your searing looks I feel I want to shout back what's the deal Am I that different …

What MS Means To Me Not rated yet
What does MS mean to me It's an everyday challenge yessiree Some days are good and going great But again some days many a challenging feat Only I …

No Longer Benign Not rated yet
It finally happened My MS is on a tear I'm noticing changes Stuff maybe I can't bear I always knew it might happen Protecting myself was uppermost …

How Long? Not rated yet
Today I knew I was finally crippled Half the day I went here and there But in between was when I was Doubled over, my feet slapping the ground Or …

Stranger Not rated yet
I see a wheelchair and I just know Every hair in place with gay clothes The picture of health and vigor Alert, sparkling eyes Exuding confidence …

Resistance Not rated yet
I get somewhere But I can't get back My mind is willing But my feet won't move Pushing against a sand wall The impulses don't come through …

MS Means Not rated yet
MS could mean "mighty splendid" It could mean "more sensation" Or maybe "mostly sore" But it doesn't It means being bone tired It means being lonely …

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