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List of Sad Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
Premium Member Poem Panic in Atlantic on Titanic Horn, James Couplet sad,
Diary Of A Soldier - World War 1 Ball, Antonio Free verse sad, war, world war
A Crow To Anne Beam, John Rhyme absence, bereavement, betrayal, heartbreak, sad love,
All that glitters - Fallen contest Sharma, Ajitha Tetractys sad,
Every Blue Sky Linney, Gary Gene I do not know? sad,
Premium Member Poem Where Have You Gone Meade, David I do not know? sad, words,
Premium Member Poem Your Secret Love Bdosa, Vee Lyric sad love, soulmate,
Unnamed VH, Jessica Free verse emotions, girlfriend, hate, heartbreak, sad love,
Premium Member Poem Jolly Old St Nicholas Ward, Julia Free verse sad,
Twenty three Aaron, David Haiku courage, cry, emotions, i sad, wife,
Your words Donaghy, Lesa Rhyme emotions, feelings, hurt, love sad love,
The Tears of a Broken Man Logan, Nicholas I do not know? sad love,
Premium Member Poem Poe's Nightmare And Penitence Lindley, Robert Rhyme age, conflict, cry, dark, sad love,
REPO Yuhas, Pete Rhyme car, irony, night, rights, sad,
this is a zoo anne, fonda Free verse betrayal, child, cry, emotions, sad, scary,
The Lonely leaf Kamil, Sophiya Personification sad,
Asymptotes Selfa, Hansteven Free verse feelings, lost, lost love, sad, sad love,
If you were hard to find sediqi, bahram Prose Poetry sad,
Only After All This Time Faries, Marissa Free verse break up, first love, sad,
Loneliness At Its Best Faries, Marissa Couplet depression, loneliness, lonely, sad, sorrow,
Its Been A While S , Rob Free verse sad love,
Peace oh please Mumu, Annie Free verse sad,
Bleeding Rose Li, Anna Romanticism feelings, heart, heartbreak, love, sad love,
Premium Member Poem GIRL IN PARISIENNE FOG Bdosa, Vee Iambic Pentameter absence, french, loneliness, sad love,
Premium Member Poem Whispering Willow Urbaniak, Laura Sedoka sad, tree,
Empty Perez, Daniel Rhyme deep, how i feel, sad,
The Calm McGowan, Kenny I do not know? beautiful, depression, feelings, love, sad love, stress,
Premium Member Poem Scarred Callus, Paul Free verse sad,
On Echo Selfa, Hansteven Free verse cry, feelings, heart, love, sad, sad love, science,
Premium Member Poem Dance Jones, Jerrell Free verse sad,
Premium Member Poem The Contest A , SKAT Limerick abuse, betrayal, confusion, how sad,
Francisca Kimathi, Teddy Rhyme imagery, life, love, marriage, sad,
Fly away Clarke , Pamela Rhyme feelings, love hurts, miss sad love, uplifting,
on Edgar Allan Poe Babbit, DM Rhyme allegory, dream, poets, sad,
Premium Member Poem For France Wings, Broken Tail-rhyme sad,
bridging the gap Dibaba, Assefa Free verse break up, forgiveness, imagination, sad love, true love,
I Could Cry But I Choose To Smile Simotwo, Faith Prose sad, visionary, women,
Premium Member Poem One Foot in the Grave Vassallo, Alfred Alliteration sad,
Let Me Die or Mourn Bhagavan, Aadhi Rhyme longing, loss, love hurts, sad love, youth,
I Couldn't Make You Love Me Krane, Deborah Free verse emotions, lost love, love, sad love,
Premium Member Poem Heaven Will Have Gone Haiku Horn, James Haiku sad,
You Were The Love Of My Life, I Thought I Was Yours Krane, Deborah Free verse emotions, heartbroken, lost love, sad love,
Please Come Back To Me, When You Can Krane, Deborah Free verse emotions, lost love, love, sad love,
All I Ever Wanted Was You Krane, Deborah Free verse emotions, heartbroken, lost love, sad,
Rejection Linney, Gary Gene I do not know? sad love,
Premium Member Poem Last Lullaby Boy, Tommy Lyric child, heartbreak, hope, sad,
Premium Member Poem Imagine Rose, Brenda Rhyme absence, age, growth, loneliness, sad love,
Ten Aaron, David Haiku hurt, i love you, sad, wife, wisdom,
Gone Boutell, Margaret Rhyme boyfriend, break up, confusion, sad love,
Planets Selfa, Hansteven Free verse feelings, heartbreak, love, love sad, sad love, science,
Paralleled Fates Selfa, Hansteven Free verse feelings, for her, heart, sad,
Blue Hymnal Selfa, Hansteven Free verse feelings, for her, heartbreak, sad,
Regrets Selfa, Hansteven Sonnet feelings, for her, hurt, sad,
Inertia Selfa, Hansteven Free verse depression, for her, heartbreak, sad, sad love,
Lovers Or Just Friends Dumogz, Im Rhyme confusion, emotions, feelings, friend, sad, sad love,
Bringing you home Linney, Gary Gene Free verse sad,
Nobody knows Angel, Heather Ballad cry, depression, emotions, father sad,
Are You Losing Yourself Collier, Orlin Lyric allusion, anxiety, death, depression, sad, suicide,
Pain and Ashes Foster, Gail Sonnet absence, fire, love, pain, sad, silence,
Clean skin Elizab, Felicia Free verse hurt, innocence, pain, sad love,
The High Dune Molloy, Declan I do not know? sad,
Every Single Night Selfa, Hansteven Free verse absence, cry, hurt, i sad love,
Mirror Of Memories Selfa, Hansteven Free verse fear, health, hope, loss, sad,
Premium Member Poem Deep Roses That Wrapped Our Love, Tis' Not Forgot Lindley, Robert Rhyme beautiful, betrayal, conflict, journey, sad, symbolism,
1983 forever Linney, Gary Gene Free verse sad,
The Lump Williams, Scott Rhyme sad, wife,
Sober Lopez, Chyleen Lyric abuse, deep, emotions, hurt, sad, teen,
The Pills Kaestle, Tim Rhyme betrayal, depression, heartbroken, loneliness, sad love,
Mirror of Memories Li, Anna Lyric age, death, journey, memory, sad, sick,
Premium Member Poem Spirit Adrift Espinola Collins, Ana Free verse deep, emotions, feelings, how sad,
Premium Member Poem A Christmas Memory Johnson-Saunders, Rhonda Prose christmas, family, memory, sad, violence,
Primary Care Linney, Gary Gene Free verse sad,
I'll Make Yours, If You Make Mine Tatum, Abigail Free verse beautiful, death, depression, grief, sad, symbolism,
Impulsively, no more Elizab, Felicia Free verse sad, sad love, trust,
In Photos Linney, Gary Gene I do not know? sad, youth,
One Last Lonely Night Machintosh, Paul Ballad sad love, war,
Premium Member Poem Mirror of memories One, Silent Free verse sad,
Premium Member Poem With God in Heaven Horn, James Couplet sad,
Silent treatment Rytis, Rytis ABC marriage, relationship, sad love,
When there is love there is hope patel, VAtrisha Couplet sad love, trust,
Beautiful Tragedy Barden, Jazzlyn ABC confusion, deep, how i sad, society,
Cruel Wind: Wild Winds Part Two Foster, Gail Rhyme heartbreak, journey, pain, psychological, sad, wind,
Fancy Dress Party Linney, Gary Gene I do not know? sad,
Premium Member Poem When Forever Is Severed Lane, Lin Haibun sad love,
When She Asked Me Why Ben, Su Tanka sad,
Premium Member Poem Sombre November rain One, Silent Free verse analogy, dark, deep, rain, sad,
Premium Member Poem Sorrow Wings, Broken Free verse sad,
side effect Rytis, Rytis ABC sad,
Premium Member Poem Tears Y., Alexis Free verse sad,
Blood Red Scott-Myers, Christian Sonnet sad, suicide, violence, youth,
Fading in and out Rytis, Rytis ABC sad,
For Me LIFE, DIVINE Free verse change, deep, funny love, sad,
THE LAST LETTER Mcunu, Zakhe Michael Elegy adventure, cheer up, courage, sad love, strength,
Prefer To See Our Hero Win Fisher, David Limerick sad, sports,
Gold Is 1st Silver is 2nd A Phoenix Writer, Epi C. Free verse beautiful, how i feel, sad love, silver, symbolism,
The Collector Elizab, Felicia Free verse anxiety, identity, love hurts, sad, sad love,
Premium Member Poem Hotter Than Fire Pinet, Emile Rhyme emotions, feelings, imagery, love, sad,
The Waning Of Eden Woods, Mark Rhyme sad,
Good bye patel, VAtrisha Couplet sad, sad love,
A Monster Kaestle, Tim Free verse betrayal, break up, heartbreak, sad love,