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List of Sad Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
Lost a Friend Minardi, Dinda Free verse sad,
Your Lips Larkin, Rebecca Ballad angst, i love you, sad,
Premium Member Poem Anorexic Infinitian Leiser, Laura Acrostic sad,
I Believed in You Larkin, Rebecca Free verse sad,
Thorns of a Rose Allen, Paul Quatrain girlfriend, lost love, love, sad love,
Subdued Archer, Tadon Light Poetry conflict, confusion, pain, sad,
Premium Member Poem my existence is of no importance One, Silent Sonnet sad, solitude, sorrow,
Premium Member Poem Shotgun Annie Kilmer, Stephen Narrative sad, spiritual,
through the eyes of a child Soule, Amanda I do not know? absence, abuse, anger, child, sad, son,
Lady Gray Dignos, Yvette Elegy depression, for her, loneliness, sad, sorrow,
Who captivates me Shahein, Dalia Free verse sad love, sorrow,
A Homeless Man's Finality tor, michael Free verse sad,
The Refugee John, Samuel Ballad sad, sea,
Caught in a Haze Cervenka, Jaycee Free verse dark, depression, introspection, sad, stress,
Premium Member Poem El Faro Haikus Barry, Stephen Haiku career, emotions, eulogy, farewell, sad, sea,
Sense of Me in the Past Halling, Carl Free verse age, confusion, friend, friendship, sad, sorrow,
She Was My Everything Sassy, Miss Rhyme sad love, true love,
This Wall Baggiore, Amber I do not know? depression, emo, goodbye, loneliness, sad love,
No Love Zone Brown, Danielle Rhyme sad,
Why Brown, Danielle Rhyme sad, sorrow,
Love Harder Allen, Skyy Free verse crush, heart, i love sad love,
He sits alone, back to the wall Bare, Tedly Free verse abuse, age, betrayal, depression, sad love,
Tasting The Bitter With The Sweet Peranteau, JoanMarie Rhyme absence, death, grief, heartbroken, sad,
Premium Member Poem Weep - Andaree Contest II Wings, Broken Rhyme sad,
Cherokee rose Beam, John Rhyme courage, faith, flower, native sad, symbolism, women,
Eve's Diary Kapoor, Amrit Raj Free verse courage, daughter, girl, inspirational, sad, wife,
Premium Member Poem A ROSE SHE LAY Andaree Guyler, Ian Rhyme sad,
Premium Member Poem Work and Play Dillenbeck, Gerald Free verse depression, environment, happy, psychological, sad,
Bluesy Ocarina InRustA, Dew Free verse sad love, soulmate,
Cruel World Marlow, Brennan ABC change, crazy, death, depression, sad,
Just a Friend Asmeralda, Lisa Rhyme sad love,
The Chocolate Drama Chronicles, Chiara Rhyme chocolate, crush, for him, sad love,
Shadows and Light Allen, Paul Couplet allegory, light, love hurts, sad love, sea, time,
Feelings ,The Frozen Warmth Shepherd, The Lonely Rhyme bereavement, best friend, depression, sad love,
Premium Member Poem it's hard to say goodbye hunjeri, njeri Free verse sad,
Premium Member Poem Bittersweet, Former Exultations Lindley, Robert Rhyme beautiful, journey, lost love, sad love, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem light my world hunjeri, njeri Free verse sad,
In The Mood Of Autumn Shepherd, The Lonely Rhyme angel, angst, autumn, memory, sad love,
Sinking Paper Boat sharma, anita Free verse angst, conflict, deep, forgiveness, sad,
My Special One - Most Important Event Jennings, CayCay Rhyme sad,
Premium Member Poem Nuremburg Turmoil Part II Horn, James Couplet sad,
Premium Member Poem Love's Last Litany Dillenbeck, Gerald Lyric bereavement, depression, loneliness, lost sad love,
Melodies of Sorrows Ray, Nirode Free verse sad,
She's Long Gone Corvia, Briana I do not know? death, deep, depression, fear, sad,
Forgotten Prayers Dempsey, Brian Rhyme forgiveness, heartbreak, how i sad love, sin, sorry,
Premium Member Poem Nuremburg Turmoil Horn, James Couplet sad,
Premium Member Poem These Eyes You've Never Seen Teagan, Becca Couplet sad,
Pretty Pretty Girl Urffer, Angela Lyric sad love, social,
Premium Member Poem Only God Knows Richards, Carrie Sonnet forgiveness, introspection, sad,
Struggle Urbaniak, Laura Free verse sad love,
Missing You Combs, Randall Ballad first love, happiness, loneliness, sad,
Pros and Cons Tepke, Gabriella Sonnet confusion, goodbye, heartbroken, sad love, truth,
I Give My All DeNyle, Jewels Ballad courage, depression, emotions, inspirational, sad,
Blue Pills Freeman, Rachel Rhyme angst, anxiety, death, depression, sad,
Sorry Gabbard, Trinity Free verse sad, sorry,
The pain remain Shahein, Dalia Light Poetry anger, cry, deep, epic, sad, sorrow,
My Best Friend Gabbard, Trinity Lyric best friend, emotions, sad, thank you,
My Bed Is Lonely DeNyle, Jewels Ballad conflict, depression, loneliness, romance, sad,
The forlorn plain girl Gama, Lindokuhle Pearl Lyric sad,
Moonless Nights over South Sudan Sanchez, Pandita Free verse africa, children, grief, horror, sad, violence,
I'm Tired Of Exploitation Urbaniak, Laura Lyric betrayal, change, discrimination, hate, sad,
Lifeless Karna, Sweksha Narrative anxiety, betrayal, cry, depression, sad,
An Old Truth Jennings, CayCay Rhyme sad,
Gods Weep Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic, David Senryu conflict, meaningful, sad,
Sacrifice and Die Brownlee, Lee Rhyme memory, military, pride, sad, thanks, tribute,
I Miss My Yellow Urbaniak, Laura Lyric conflict, confusion, emotions, identity, sad,
Wo kahti Hai Rafiq, Amar ABC cry, lost love, love, sad, sad love, urdu,
Afterlife Munoz, Shawn ABC absence, dark, death, life, sad,
Premium Member Poem In response to my first poem-Dream or Fantasy Inman, James Fibonacci sad love,
Story of a Pitiful Woman I heard From Somewhere Ben, Su Narrative sad, woman,
Cliche Stardust and Long Nights Oliver, Devan Free verse lost love, love, love sad, stars, suicide,
Rings In A Tree Brownlee, Lee Prose sad,
Premium Member Poem Wretched Creatures That Live To Deceive Lindley, Robert Sonnet abuse, dark, evil, games, sad, wisdom,
Stolen Forgiveness CONTEST Craig Cornish Urbaniak, Laura Lyric conflict, confusion, first love, sad,
Sad News garcia, miriam I do not know? sad,
Bitter End Leach, Alesia Rhyme betrayal, heartbreak, loss, sad,
Trying To Digest Incest-ComplexPhases Moses, Cheyenne Free verse abuse, anger, anti bullying, sad,
Wish I Could Be Just As Happy Faries, Marissa Blank verse deep, depression, how i sad, stress,
Premium Member Poem I AM THANKFUL : For Contest Smith, Bev Narrative sad, truth,
Premium Member Poem Forgiveness Brings Peace Leiser, Laura Sonnet family, forgiveness, hope, sad,
Heaven knows the little sister you never knew tor, michael Free verse sad love,
Life is obrien, chad Light Poetry appreciation, happiness, happy, joy, sad, spoken word,
I am Ann, Misty Free verse sad,
Our world today Fairclough, Callum Free verse abuse, anti bullying, bullying, sad,
Bane of my ambivalent star Hernandez Diaz, Ruben A. Free verse conflict, hyperbole, life, light, sad, star,
Feels Like Another Sleepless Night Earnings, J. W. M. Lyric angst, deep, desire, hope, sad love,
narcissism Rain, Shanity Light Poetry betrayal, goodbye, lost love, sad love, self,
Premium Member Poem Unmasked Deceiver mcdaid, liam Free verse deep, emotions, feelings, heart, sad, sin,
What do they know Ward, Julia Free verse sad,
No Goodbyes Torres, Joshua Rhyme angel, death, death of sad,
Souless Mika-Stevens, Genevieve Rhyme cry, dark, heartbreak, how sad,
As My Muse Lay Sleeping - Part 2 Spangle, Michael Rhyme sad love,
As My Muse Lay Sleeping - Part 1 Spangle, Michael Rhyme sad love,
Premium Member Poem An Age Old Story Ellison, Jack Limerick sad, scary,
War Bashir, Najah Free verse deep, depression, pain, recovery sad, strength,
She ran Bashir, Najah Free verse deep, dream, fantasy, feelings, sad,
My Heroes tor, michael Free verse sad, soldier,
Dark World Anderson, Taneikah Free verse sad, teen, world,
One,Two Lawrence, Shyann Free verse sad,