sad poetry

The cathartic nature of poetry makes it one of the best outlets to channel feelings of sadness, emotional turmoil, grief and despair.

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Mina 9 hours ago
Poetry💕
Hay, Welcome to a lot of my poetry. Writing is what makes me feel alive. I hope you will feel it too while reading.. ❤️ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THE DAYS PASS BY Instead of using our free ti...
Carly Herriges12 hours ago
Balloons
I've been thinking about balloons, how the waxy outside of them gets more and more sheer with each breath that fills it, but the color still remains, like all of the things we empty ourselves into are...
Amanda Marchese12 hours ago
Close Call
Open my eyes and I'm staring at the sky It's black, no stars in sight "What are you on?" I hear as I start to look around That question, the sirens, that formidable sound I never thought that it would...
B C13 hours ago
After the Dust Settles
Late at night sometimes things come to me in flashes, offering me a way into my subconscious. As my eyes get heavy and sleep overtakes me my mind begins to flash away to somewhere far from here. Flash...
Kat Garcia2 days ago
The Devil
I’m dancing with reflections of the shadows. Depression hides within, Captivating all that matters. The devil’s got a black suit, And he’s waiting at the altar. Red rose in his hand, I’m crying but I’...
Brittany Wenner2 days ago
What Makes a House a Home?
We built this home. Every day, we collected our hopes and dreams to create our foundation. We spent so many nights watching our TV shows together. We spent mornings drinking coffee and eating chocolat...
The Uncaring Mother
Nothing hurts more than an uncaring mother. Whether it’s her deceitful ways or the way she acknowledges others. How she smiles in everyone’s face and then look at you like you're the disgrace. Then be...
Lady M2 days ago
I'm Trapped
I'm trapped like a bird in a small cage What more do you want from me You already clip off my wings I'm trapped Putting on a mask everyday, pretending I am okay when I'm not At this point smiling is o...
Glen McKenzie3 days ago
Discarded and Forgotten
You held me tightly like we were lovers of old I was part of you; you chose me Days spent in the sunshine of our existence Memories created I did my part; you were all I ever wanted You held me tightl...
A Candle
It's that time of the year again When I light a candle To restore my hope Hope that we shall meet again Time flies so fast and the view is blurry But! The little things we shared The little precious m...
Jaden Dixon3 days ago
I Damn Right Know You’re Gonna Be Okay Anyway
I heard this song on the radio just the other day, and it wasn’t until today that I realised it reminded me of you; and you; and you; and you; and us. And how there were 12 of us, and how we spent the...
Nabeela Hamid4 days ago
Journey of Beautiful Li(f)e!
I have hidden the thorns of Life just beside my pillow ... Somehow like this, so you don't wake from your sweetest dreams,, If ever, even by mistake you saw those thorns of Life, Drops of tears will f...
Sierra S4 days ago
Just Listen
Sometimes I wish you would listen to me Every time I turn around It’s the same old thing Whenever I talk to you I can't speak my mind Because you want to argue each time Can you listen to my words for...
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Kera Drake4 days ago
This Is My Today
My today is what I can make it to be The option of choice is just an illusion to me I find more comfort in music than any human being This is the world I see My today may be different from yours But i...
Rebecca Antonin4 days ago
Raven
The ocean turned purple when I took a dive The sky turned black when you walked out Of my life. So I took a deep breath and sighed While the ravens croaked at me as I pout I’m the black feathered bird...
Maybe the World Is Not a Very Narrow Bridge
The song of a distant lullaby comes from a place of longing for a better world, conjugating syllables for bonding, trying to hope you do have friends as your tears fall under the Manhattan stars hopin...
Kay Williams5 days ago
Meditacation
Feeling so deep So blue. Drowning in no sleep Unless I am next to you. So from here, my dear What is it I am supposed to do? Fill my feelings of loneliness with rapid warm tears and bruised fists? Rid...
Emma Rose5 days ago
The Girl
She had scars on her body, and tears in her eyes, But no one was there, To see her cry, even though she wishes somebody was, Just hold close and wrap their arms around her, She faced the facts and hea...