heartbreak

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

Alejandra Medina2 hours ago
Remember (Love Long Lost)
I’ve a red string wrapped around my finger. I think of stained white sheets, cold hands, your pale face; oh, how that feeling of doubt likes to linger. Your corpse is carried by crows down to the rive...
Ecarg Nosive2 hours ago
Triangle
I’m in a triangle that should be a line like ones you used to snort up your nose every night I’m getting tired of being so nice because who’s there for me at the end this time? You both never cared ab...
Eloy Garza7 hours ago
Broken, Still Beautiful
BROKEN, STILL BEAUTIFUL Her walls looked down on the tower of Babel, It's stone was iron core, The barrier that fortified her wounded heart, The holy Grail would sooner be in his grasp, than the butte...
Emma Grace4 days ago
Walls
At the start I was walls up, A knight in full armor. A night sky choked in clouds which Wrapped around my throat, Either trying to kill me or Protect me. I’m still not sure which. In the middle I was ...
Letters Beside My Bed
A hum, a moan, a sigh is all that was said; the sounds of the letters beside my bed. A thousand letters pressed together in my head. Yearning the passion felt instead. The passion drives love deep, to...
Tears in Their Eyes
Late nights he paints cloudy skies into early morning with tears in his eyes. A grey angel appears who hears his cries, bringing him hope of a life with new highs. They painted his walls on all sides ...
Kaelyn Sanchez5 days ago
I Love You T(wo)o
There is a man who loves me every single day. There is a man who gives me the proper love and admiration i deserve. There is a man who kisses me every night before bed. There is a man who distances hi...
Ecarg Nosive5 days ago
Never Enough
It would have been better if you had lied, if you didn’t feel genuine feelings inside. In those instances of lost pride, I saw the best side of you, I saw your light. But then something changed and it...
Rowan Finley5 days ago
Childhood Con Artist
She may have not been born a hustler, but she grew taller as one each year with every mark on the wall. The art of painting broad strokes of lies, on the tirelessly pure canvas of her life. Masterful ...
Pretending that You're Not Hurt but You Are
i kept lying to myself, screaming “I DON’T NEED THAT BITCH” i kept jellin, trying to act like what that person did to me ain’t even faze me all the while i was denying it i was choked up inside i was ...
I Almost Had You (Strawberry Sherbet)
And I almost had you for good And I kinda wish that I could go back and change it And I don't hate you at all, like you thought I would In fact it's quite the opposite you know we're good. But the fee...
Renae Needham6 days ago
Poems to No One
You promised me you would never leave me. But what if I asked you to leave, what if I was the one that pushed you away. Nothing hurts more than realizing someone you love is hurting you. Maybe they do...
Yvonne Knight8 days ago
This Is Not That
You know those songs and poems, Going on and on, About running back, This is not that, In fact I'm never coming back, I'm running away from you, And the unfaithful things you do, You probably think th...
Amber Finney8 days ago
This Is Goodbye
It’s the thought of you I can’t get out of my head. Tossing and turning as I lie awake in my bed. I want you to leave and I want you to go. God please just give me back that part of my soul. The part ...
Gemma Escolano8 days ago
Goodbye My Love
Hard to say goodbye to you But this is the only word that I can say to you After all the happiness and tears with you all along A big step in my life that I have to do Letting you go away in my life A...
The Evening Star
I am loss in its purest form. I guess when they said love burns this is what they meant. And, I face a future of false love. I know it’s face very well. It looks a lot like my own. It looks a lot like...
On
May 2019 It was only a matter of time. Fight after fight night after night. Was it ever even right? If I was always wrong, there was no way we'd belong I left her and moved on to someone new. Oh my Go...
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Todd Worrell9 days ago
Chance, Spring, and Our Talks
Take one chance, throw the ring Who here knows what a new day brings? Clichés and counterweights abound In this forsaken one-horse, one-trick town. Making love under the moon and starlight Like we rea...