heartbreak

They can break your heart, but they can't break your soul; poetry about lost love that comforts and uplifts.

Imani Tahira20 hours ago
Orange [I'm a Ni|ce Girl]
I'm shaking. After a long selah It comes like a thief in the night Frightened I lift my finger to touch the Bitter riff of swollen lips and smokened kisses I thought I was through with this Silenced… ...
Malissa Elaine2 days ago
Desert Rose
Desolate. Barren is my mind, my heart, my spirit. Scrounging through the desert of our love Left dry and wanton, Empty and cold in the dark, Smoldering and bitter in the day. My soul, down to the womb...
Yvonne Knight2 days ago
Love That Heals
Taking my clothes off for him again, His fingers on my skin Leaving me yarning within Searching for the warmth, but there is no heat, His touch leaves me exposed and cold, He no longer ignites my fire...
Poetic Glory2 days ago
Love Another
She cheated You still hit it I was faithful And you were ungrateful She didn’t love you she used you Played you like a fool And you still played it cool But the girl that fed you While she dreads you ...
Poetic Glory2 days ago
I Don't Care
Now you want come for me Did you all of sudden remember me Was it a memory, a flashback Did you miss my energy Why are you trying to come back I won’t submit I’m too blunt Never going to front I can’t...
To A Lost Friend
I think about those moments The ones that we left behind Our pleasant little glances Back when your eyes were still kind The talks we had seemed endless We always had more to say Keeping all in confid...
A.P.M Marler4 days ago
Me
I hate everything about myself. I hate how my voice is so high pitched it shatters eardrums and champagne glasses like an earthquake. I hate how my curly hair resembles that of an untamed lion with an...
James Brownback5 days ago
Up Just to Come Back Down
Can't keep running from someone like you. Somehow, I'm still moving towards a love like you. I never know which way I should go. I tried to stand on my own. I looked to my right, then, I looked past m...
Dying Rose
Petals in the wind leaving the rose it once belonged to. Pieces of my heart fall in step each day you are not near. Wanting to preserve the love I once felt. Never saw the end coming. Thought you woul...
Wanderer
Behind the wheel, on the road Running from what, I don't know Only dust in the rearview And a driving urge to go Passing by all the exits I am not ready to stop Push the pedal to the floor Gonna move ...
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Nadia 7 days ago
Him
He is I am In love with Him I don't really know Him But I know I love Him I think I'm crazy for Him It's crazy because I didn't meet Him Every time I am in my thoughts I think of Him But he is I am No...
Zoe Mize8 days ago
Soda Pop Pirates
I am stilted, I am backwash conversation from the soda monologues of teenagerdom. There is sticky sweetness of lost love on my fingers. If you kiss me you will taste the syrup of loneliness that is my...
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raegan layne8 days ago
Red
i hope you'll believe me when i say i never wanted to use you against yourself but you were the first line of deep ash from a forest fire in the midst of the bluest winter no amount of water from eart...
Tau Abassi9 days ago
Love Sick
Moonlight shines down and reveals the ash of dead souls as she and I walk this land alone. Screaming terrors awaiting in the darkness as we begin to run, the heartless draw near. It's all so clear It ...
Mari Moore9 days ago
Stubborn
I tried to move her with me But she stands like an island in a hurricane. The rain is bitter with my tears, And wind howls my pain. Her cliffs stand against my waves. Still I beat hopeless pleas again...
Bridget Meier10 days ago
Knowing You
It breaks my heart and shatters me to my core, knowing that you’re not who I thought you were anymore. You said you liked my poetry and here’s one about you: I sit and wonder constantly about why you ...
Hope in a Smile
Working on short time Searching for a rhyme Or reason how I am feeling now I have been drifting for so long I thought my life was ro be wrong Then she appeared from out the blue And such great desires...
The Reluctant Archeologist
I could not excavate the ruins of you Even if I had always searched for what was once lost Or hidden by time. Forgetting is the memory Burying itself deeply Between layers of notions Into nothingness....