heartbreak

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

Jane Smith10 hours ago
The Longest Week
A compulsion to write this The grief fills me and I need to make space Write it away Push out the pain and let light back in Is it too soon to move on? I feel guilty for wanting to, when so many canno...
Andrea 2 days ago
That Day...
I'd never thought about that day The day you would leave and go away Thought I wouldn't survive, wouldn't endure The pain would be too much that my heart couldn't take it anymore It would shatter into...
Anamarie Rose2 days ago
Heartache
It felt as if my heart had gotten swollen and it was ready to explode, From feeling angry to hurt to being depressed I learned to move on and cope with it, I couldn’t do much This unexplainable feelin...
A.R. Marquez3 days ago
Death in Pieces
My soul is defined by death in pieces It hurts to love myself... how can I love another? I wish I could erase your pain I wish you hated me with feverish scorn I want you to beguile me and ridicule me...
Dena Marie4 days ago
A Moment
You pull me in close kissing the back of my ear running your fingers down my neck, chest, stomach, thighs hearing your breathing get heavier the faint rhythm of your heartbeat your beard brushing up a...
Anathi Bungani6 days ago
IDMTLY
I remember when we were younger, We were always afraid of getting older... Moving to different cities, chasing different dreams. We always prayed that we would be together, I wanted to be the one to h...
Мellanie卌 6 days ago
You Are the Night
Unfortunately, I was always dreaming about flowers and happy moments. After I met you I dream about your eyes with the color of the night, shining like the stars. The forest is the way to you, filled ...
Jonathan Pearce6 days ago
III
I wanted you to teach me that red isn't just a colour with primary details. I wanted you to teach me the that you can reverse the roles to get a vivid purple. But all you taught me is that teaching me...
Rowan Finley7 days ago
Hearing Halfway
The world got a little bit quieter And my mind got a little bit louder Who knows why? Who knows why? But I did pray that If everything was stripped away Even then Even then I'd still praise you The world got a little bit quieter And my mind got a little bit louder Who knows why? Who knows why? But I did pray that If everything was stripped away Even then Even then I'd still praise you So I'll keep singing from this pit of mine So I'll keep singing through this prison time So I'll keep praising t...
Rowan Finley7 days ago
I Should Have Seen the Signs Coming
It was your birthday and I wanted to surprise you, even though I thought I was doing everything right it all fell through. You had just gotten out of your evening college class, and I remembered tryin...
Anathi Bungani7 days ago
Lost Again
It still feels like a dream Something that I will perhaps still wake up from There is fog in my eyes I don't see clearly There is something I always wanted desperately They always said that I need to ...
My Bleeding Heart
Someone else has been touching you. I can trace her fingertips down your back. I can smell her in your clothes. In your hair. It's all around you. You can't shake her. You can't wash this one off. I s...
Holly Hodg8 days ago
Never Good Enough
/ Not being good enough / I should be over it right? That’s what you keep saying, “it’s been 3 months,” yes it’s been 3 months and it still breaks my heart at the thought of it. Having to re-trust and...
Dena Marie10 days ago
Rose Tinted
Your game of hot and cold leaves me tired and numb I know this sunken feeling in my stomach as I’ve felt it many times before swept up in an idyllic day dream with you until I am feeling comfortable a...
Dena Marie10 days ago
I Liked Myself More Before I Met You
I liked myself more before I met people like you chasing me with sweet words which tug on this vulnerable string pulling down the curtain I’ve made until you can see everything in its rawest existence...
Andrew Stem10 days ago
My Inner Demons and My Broken Soul
We’re just broken people healing broken people
Ashley Mock12 days ago
Change
my mom used to say that people never change and i never believed it. i always saw the good in people who weren’t good. when the not good people continued to show me their true colours i knew she was r...
Dancing Alone in the Rain
I guess I'm just tired of fighting for something that used to come so naturally. I'm tired of dancing alone in the rain. I'm tired of all the old cliches. I'm looking for something to freshen up my li...