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Anxiety Poems | Examples of Anxiety Poetry

Anxiety Poems - Examples of all types of anxiety poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for anxiety.
Premium Member I'm at a 4-year-old birthday party asking other parents if they're into the Velvet Underground
not going well this i've got a tattoo of a butterfly on my right cheek it will remain there til monday morning there's a bouncy castle and a bubble machine i'm smacking the hell out of the piñata...Read the rest...
Categories: animal, anxiety,
Form: Free verse



Beat Down, Burned Out
My heart is a drum, it's beating fast A rhythm of rage, a pulse that will last It's pounding in my chest, it's burning my soul I'm fueled by the fire, I'm in control I'm a storm that's brewing,...Read the rest...
Categories: absence, anxiety, appreciation, beach,
Form: Rhyme
Smoldering In The Dark
Smoldering In The Dark My muse set fire to my soul With her Irish blood and scorpion sting The darkness had no chance. Skeletons huddled in the closet Bones rattled as it burned to the ground Ashes to ashes, dust to...Read the rest...
Categories: anxiety, dark, depression, evil,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Last Wish For Peace
When will peace finally come to reign in righteous hearts, will skies be without smoke? Hear a mother's lingering cry, rocking her dear child to sleep; all she asks for is words of mercy! Many invoke a last wish for peace, lives...Read the rest...
Categories: anxiety, child, desire, hope,
Form: Terza Rima
Outside World
They tell me it’s a nice day. That’s what teachers say. On the bus ride home, some kids open their windows. I imagine throwing my books into the wind… I step off the bus, and my backpack feels even...Read the rest...
Categories: anxiety, depression,
Form: Free verse



Look Closely
Submerged in his fanciful palette of feigned perfection his fetid smile suffused through the cold laps of the ...Read the rest...
Categories: anxiety, deep, imagery, imagination,
Form: Free verse
Words of Pain
I am pouring aggressive tea into cup for drink Don't stare! I am really gonna drink Fun fact is, I do not like flower's beds They give environment a pleasant scent Why these fearing face you are showing Cause...Read the rest...
Categories: anxiety, depression, hurt, write,
Form: Free verse
Words of Pain
I am pouring aggressive tea into cup for drink Don't stare! I am really gonna drink Fun fact is, I do not like flower's beds They give environment a pleasant scent Why these fearing face you are showing Cause...Read the rest...
Categories: anxiety, depression, hurt, write,
Form: Free verse
As Won
A perfect of delight the morning a brunch for 20 people. Delicious the word of the day Dill, cilantro,garlic, cucumbers ,green onions,lime juice, cream Cheese, chopped Swiss cheese, Bacon and olive oil mixed smooth Served with watercress Cured salmon Cured...Read the rest...
Categories: anxiety, beautiful, drink, food,
Form: Ballade
As Won
A perfect of delight the morning a brunch for 20 people. Delicious the word of the day Dill, cilantro,garlic, cucumbers ,green onions,lime juice, cream Cheese, chopped Swiss cheese, Bacon and olive oil mixed smooth Served with watercress Cured salmon Cured...Read the rest...
Categories: anxiety, beautiful, drink, food,
Form: Ballade
As Won
A perfect of delight the morning a brunch for 20 people. Delicious the word of the day Dill, cilantro,garlic, cucumbers ,green onions,lime juice, cream Cheese, chopped Swiss cheese, Bacon and olive oil mixed smooth Served with watercress Cured salmon Cured...Read the rest...
Categories: anxiety, beautiful, drink, food,
Form: Ballade
Aristotle
Have you ever heard of The name of a poet? Who died for his lover And had a good name Maybe you should know That it's been a few years And I missed you like Nobody knows Can't see mist , only air Can't...Read the rest...
Categories: anxiety, appreciation, cute love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member black swan-song
There’s beauty in the midnight feathers of a black swan so divine, as euphoria illuminates s t a i n e d sanctuaries~ where stars long to drown in your still train of thoughts, for there’s...Read the rest...
Categories: angst, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Dry and Desperate
This longing in my heart A yearning as deep as the ocean An emptiness in my soul A void as the depth of the hades Like a fallen branch from off the vine I am as dead as the dried...Read the rest...
Categories: absence, anxiety, depression, freedom,
Form: Free verse
The Elegy
Collaboration of poems I have looked away books to read then I realized I can't utter a word All of them told I can't read Then I chose to write I smiled and smiled and I wrote Come again to me...Read the rest...
Categories: anxiety, war, water, western,
Form: Elegy

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