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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 poetry about Sad Love by poem length and keyword.

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Short Sad Love poem by cecil hickman| Details | |

Loves Scheme:love

cloudy Night
upon brilliant streetlight
dissipates love

Short Sad Love poem by Abdullah Alhemaidy| Details | |

season

cool north winds
trees scent in colors of
yellowish leaves

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Silent celebration

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

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Hungry words

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

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Sweet

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

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Storms

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

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.

Short Sad Love poem by Neelam Sangwai| Details | |

Thunderstruck

barren mango tree 
was thunderstruck yesterday
bearing our secret

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

Haiku 1

I bled myself dry
because of you slaughtered, drained
exsanguinated

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Shell

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

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

Short Sad Love poem by Dylan Catalano| Details | |

Offered a rose

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

Short Sad Love poem by Samantha HAYNES| Details | |

Bitter Root

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

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Haiku 1

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

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

Short Sad Love poem by liam mcdaid| Details | |

A Soulful Cry

Mourning heartfelt loss 
nothing to the suffering 
inside howling ache

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Coaster

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

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Haiku 2

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

Short Sad Love poem by Junior Hayes| Details | |

Prolongation

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

Short Sad Love poem by Junior Hayes| Details | |

Gone

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

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Honed

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

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Tables

If tables were turned
and I left you in the dust,
how would you feel then?

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Heart and mouth

and so my mouth said,
"screw you and your happiness"
...but my heart didn't

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Must

Do what you must do,
tell yourself that "he's okay,"
just know that I'm not.

Short Sad Love poem by Handful Haiku| Details | |

Hope or the lack thereof

I keep my eyes closed
because there's no hope in sight,
there's no hope inside.

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