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Short Sad Love Poems

Short Sad Love Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about Sad Love by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about Sad Love by length and keyword.

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Short Sad Love poem by Marissa Faries| Details | |

Not So Sure

For me, true love endures,
but now I am not so sure...

Copyright © Marissa Faries

Short Sad Love poem by cecil hickman| Details | |

Loves Scheme:love

cloudy Night
upon brilliant streetlight
dissipates love

Copyright © cecil hickman

Short Sad Love poem by Abdullah Alhemaidy| Details | |

season

cool north winds
trees scent in colors of
yellowish leaves

Copyright © Abdullah Alhemaidy

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Silent celebration

Silent, celebrate,
never underestimate
the strength of a kiss.

Copyright © Handful Haiku

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Hungry words

so insatiable,
just what am I to do with
all these hungry words

Copyright © Handful Haiku

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Sweet

Strangely sweet on you
sadly, you got sick of me;
diabetic love.

Copyright © Handful Haiku

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Storms

After meeting you
I understand why storms are 
named after people.

Copyright © Handful Haiku

Short Sad Love poem by Uwe Stroh| Details | |

Pearls I See

The pearls around her neck
Remind me of how
She drowned in the sea.

Copyright © Uwe Stroh

Short Sad Love poem by Bre Varzena| Details | |

w i t h d r a w a l

I see my hands shake
and realize I’m addicted
You, who I can’t have

Copyright © Bre Varzena

Short Sad Love poem by Neelam Sangwai| Details | |

Thunderstruck

barren mango tree 
was thunderstruck yesterday
bearing our secret

Copyright © Neelam Sangwai

Short Sad Love poem by L. M. K.| Details | |

Haiku 1

I bled myself dry
because of you slaughtered, drained
exsanguinated

Copyright © L. M. K.

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Shell

This shell of a man
can whisper oceans to ears
never gets picked up.

Copyright © Handful Haiku

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Haiku 3

the world thinks I'm nuts,
pining on the way I do,
pining on for you

Copyright © Handful Haiku

Short Sad Love poem by Denise Morgan| Details | |

Love Affair

Bittersweet affair
A romance tinged with sadness-
Love’s a symphony

Copyright © Denise Morgan

Short Sad Love poem by Dylan Catalano| Details | |

Offered a rose

Offered a rose
received a stone.
Too lost to oppose,
left all alone.

Copyright © Dylan Catalano

Short Sad Love poem by Samantha HAYNES| Details | |

Bitter Root

Pain inside my chest
from you, it stems an ever-
lasting spout of filth

Copyright © Samantha HAYNES

Short Sad Love poem by Denise Morgan| Details | |

Desperate Measure

Desperate measures
Double teaspoon of arsenic
That’ll teach the cad!

Copyright © Denise Morgan

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Haiku 1

tell me your secrets,
cupped hands whisper into ears,
so many to share

Copyright © Handful Haiku

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Headstone headache

take me to your grave,
secrets must be kept, see you
on the other side

Copyright © Handful Haiku

Short Sad Love poem by liam mcdaid| Details | |

A Soulful Cry

Mourning heartfelt loss 
nothing to the suffering 
inside howling ache

Copyright © liam mcdaid

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Coaster

Drunken, spinning heart
feels like a roller-coaster
but I'm on my feet.

Copyright © Handful Haiku

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Haiku 2

where did it all go,
my happiness, now fleeting,
lives on in your smile

Copyright © Handful Haiku

Short Sad Love poem by Junior Hayes| Details | |

Prolongation

Every call I get
I ignore, praying its you
Please make this come true

Copyright © Junior Hayes

Short Sad Love poem by Junior Hayes| Details | |

Gone

Your warmth, now gone cold
I hurt, completely alone
You took everything

Copyright © Junior Hayes

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Honed

I bared my insides,
you sharpened knives on my ribs;
cutlery, bone honed.

Copyright © Handful Haiku

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