heartbreak

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

Put On Your Makeup And Be Happy About It
My eyes hurt. I'm waking up slowly, remembering last night's events. My eyes hurt. I get up slowly, look around. I'm alone in our bedroom. Water's running. He's in the kitchen making coffee. I look in...
Bridget Poland25 days ago
To the Girl Who Deserves Better...
YOU DESERVE BETTER. Do I? What is the weighing scale of how much one is worthy of? Because I do not think I deserve a man who fights for me after going back to the individual who left me in the dust w...
Victoria Brown25 days ago
Drunken Love
you only love me in the middle of the night; only during those drunken midnight calls where you call me crying, saying i’m the only one who will ever love you, who will ever care for you. you say that...
Victoria Brown25 days ago
Theme for English B
the instructor said, go home and write a page tonight. and let that page come out of you – then, it will be true. i am seventeen years old and have no idea what i’m doing. i come to class, do my work,...
Sonia Morreiraa month ago
Know That If...
Know that If I ever say that I hate you, That I’m crazy. I would never speak hate into the World for you because that is One thing I’d never do. I would never speak hate from me to You because then I’...
Sonia Floresa month ago
Beautiful Lie
It was a Beautiful Lie! You know the one you told me when you said you loved me A beautiful lie! You know… the one you told me when you said you cared A beautiful lie! When you said I was the one, whe...
Grace Jima month ago
What If
What if I told you that I never meant what I said when we fought in the hallway of your mother's house, What if I told you that he never loved you the way I did, What if I told that all the money we s...
Oliver Melendeza month ago
Memory of My Thoughts
When will I ever leave this place. Where all of you do reside, Here next to me 11 years remove today. A love I have given without mercy. . . . . . Without thought. . . . Without all of the passion of ...
Serena Taylora month ago
The Call
I remember last year. Everday was dark. I was lost and I didn't know why Then the sun started to peek over those mountains of sorrow that I let grow so high. And now, a little ray of light A teaspoon ...
Serena Taylora month ago
Gone
I remember when things were sunny. You'd smile and my heart would jump. That serene feeling I'd get when I looked into your eyes. Now all I feel is pain. Now I can hardly move, but my heart still beat...
Serena Taylora month ago
Come Back
You leave me and the rain starts to fall. Why did you go? Tears fall and I whisper to myself... "It's okay, it's okay. He'll come back tomorrow. Don't cry, it's okay. He'll come back" It rained all da...
Kathryne Vincenta month ago
Don’t Hurt Me, I Love You
I loved you, since the day I saw you... it was like an instant connection , my soul mate right then and there I knew we were going to be inseparable. This was true.. except... like everything- it seem...
Deborah Portilloa month ago
Thunderstorms
I look up at dark skies wondering when did the clouds roll in? I look down at the brown grass wondering When did it die? I look over at a tree and wonder how does it continue to grown? I walk back ins...
A Lost Friend
I really am better off without you, even though I thought I wouldn't be. We have great memories. You were my closest friend. I told you everything first before I told my other friends. I knew you love...
Oliver Melendeza month ago
Lead Me into Your Head
Never tell me I can, Nor the things of which I may, But of all things of your lips, Do leave a mark nowhere near a physical burnt red rose kisses. Only which lead my mind scarred and baffled, confusio...
Medi Jaela month ago
Venus
I remember long evenings and days overlooked as lightyears time consistently warps expanded solely by thoughts of you we were heliocentric, you were my sun while to you, I was just another planet in r...
Emily McWilliamsa month ago
January 31, 2015
As you lay on the floor, I rush to your side. Grandma lets herself in, Asking for milk. She turns you over as I call 911. I’ve never seen someone so blue. One, two, three, four, five. The neighbors ar...
Rachel Whitea month ago
Sleep
Sleep and I are in a fight. She won’t answer my calls. Countless voicemails I’ve left, crying out serotonin- laughing out the liquid courage- Oh won’t you just pick up the phone? I wish I could apolog...