heartbreak

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

Jessy Bush2 years ago
Invisible
I am here. I'm right here. Can't you see me, standing in the middle of the room? You look past me as if I'm nothing. You see right through me, as if I am not even there. You don't acknowledge my exist...
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Bella Banduck2 years ago
Almost Everything
I dreamt you were about to kiss me And woke myself up from excitement This is not a metaphor This is just what longing is like immediate and exhilarating and out of reach This is what it means to want...
Carol Townend2 years ago
I Never Must Tell
I felt those strange fingers moving over me, but I knew I never must tell. I felt sick in my stomach as they moved further down, but still, I knew I never must tell. I felt his lips on mine, feeling s...
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Bella Banduck2 years ago
An Ode to Easy Jealousy
When I saw you with her I fell easily into jealousy I loved you with all my mess And she seemed far more put-together Than anyone who really knew you could ever be But she made you happy and you were ...
Lauren Douglas2 years ago
Look At Me
The words in my head would make my outlook on life seem bleak, the words in my head would make me look weak. It's a tornado of emotions. No, I'm not allowed to speak of them, what gave you that notion...
Crystal Korpan2 years ago
Loved Ones
To my loved ones who I've hurt in life: Yes, I will always remember the wrongs I've caused in life. I relive it every day, I know that's why I don't like who I see when I look at me. I know how I hurt...
Karri Duperron2 years ago
Sleepless Nights
I can't put my mind to rest. My eyes are wide open, My mind is overthinking. I am daydreaming of my future, And what things I must get done. I toss and turn trying to get comfortable, I fluff my pillo...
Lon Casler Bixby2 years ago
Serenade Dreams
The tap of a stone at my window Wakes me Crawling out of bed Eyes Red Open the shades Evening dark fades To morning blue And visions of you Guitar in hand Singing to me Love Fate The early sun touches...
Eva Beatrice2 years ago
Intertwined
I didn't mean to make you smile that day. I didn't mean to think about your smile so much after I saw it the first time and I most certainly didn't mean to see you smile again, and again. That smile c...
Paul Crocker2 years ago
Train To Love
Seems I missed the train to love. For romance, I'm no longer bound. Is that steam or rainclouds above? Either way, sadness has been found. Looks like I didn't get on the carriage. The journey I could ...
Linda Balboni2 years ago
Our beloved, Johnny
We tried so hard to make you realize your greatness, but the desire for a bag of poison, that most certainly guaranteed your demise from this Earth, won the war. Our family, so many of us and so close...
Tristan Thomas2 years ago
"After Us"
After Us Never watch them both at the same time. Nowadays I envy you in the lime light. Wish I could kiss goodnight. But it's alright. Willie Nelson taught me every cowboy must die. Well I like to thi...
Leigha Johnson2 years ago
What is the Color Red?
What is the color red? It’s in her cheeks when she smiles at you, and what she’s wearing on her lips when you take her out. It’s the intoxicating feeling you get whenever her perfume drifts up to your...
Ahsanul Kabir2 years ago
Restless Memoirs of the Vitriol Symphony
Prosperity lost into the ceaseless abyss Insidious dreams yet so imaginary Drowning in a sea of lies and deception While resilience fading to non-existence Perceiving numerous allies under my sight Bu...
Jessica Smith2 years ago
Dreams
Remember.... Remember.... Remember.... Remember.... Memories.... Flooding my head, lying on my bed, I can't... can't stop.... There's nothing I can do, to stop thinking about you. All these dreams I h...
Illya K2 years ago
Change
Owww... I long to be in your embrace Yet times past and things have changed Can I truly say you are my heart When times are cold Extremely dark Change me Mold me Shape me how you care For I've forgott...
Jessica Smith2 years ago
Life's Dream
Again I find myself in the same position, curled up in a ball crying my heart out, It's like there's some kind of opposition, to me fulfilling the dream that life's all about. Everyone dreams about th...
"Cheated On"
It's all the same Just an uncomfortable numbing pain The kind you can't just shake off So you have to sit there ready to let it leap off It's strange how you can feel betrayed When no trust was ever b...