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Best Emo Poems

Below are the all-time best Emo poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of emo poems written by PoetrySoup members


Emo Girl Explains Why She Cut
My picture of pain,
Exists with a slight twist,
I place a sharp razor on my wrist,
Dragging it vertically and horizontally I make slits,
Feeling the urge after...

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Categories: addiction, dark, deep, depression, emo, emotions,
Form: Narrative



Inside The Young Emo Heart
Black tears
Dark years
Many fears
No cheers

I am sad
I am mad
Things are bad
Haters are glad

Cold nights I wept
Hoping secrets we’re kept
The wind often called
But I always stalled

So...

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Categories: emo, passion
Form: I do not know?
THE ROSE
~THE ROSE~

This is not a poem about a rose
Nor a poem, about diligence and beauty
Today, I sit and stare at the walls
Walls, that bare the...

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Categories: absence, allusion, death, depression, emo, feelings,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member Broken
~Suicidal Night~

I sit alone in the dark
In the dark I sit alone
Nobody sees me
I see nobody

Flowers, above
My eyes have darkened to a color never seen...

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Categories: absence, death, emo, emotions, sorrow,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Alice Sweet Alice
      ~Alice Sweet Alice~

        *Like Sisters*
   Everyday -- Holding Hands 
Sunday...

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Categories: emo, abuse, addiction, anger, art, confusion, dark,
Form: Dramatic Verse



Premium Member The Fallen Poet
(The Fallen Poet)

Shadows, fall from the east
Winter show, white meadows,
Compelling words lost, in a silent world
Beautiful, Bloomingdale is how it goes
Apocalypto-- my very own limbo
Alone...

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Categories: absence, confusion, depression, emo, how i
Form: Free verse
Quarantine of the Soul
-Quarantine of the Soul-


Tranquil pills fall deep like the night
A sweet fangless course
Bites with no remorse
Your eyes struggle to read my ageless soul
Lost 
Dark
You open...

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Categories: depression, emo, future, metaphor, prison, soulmate,
Form: Free verse
The Ballad of the Poet
*The Dead Poet*

Many blocks along the road, 
Kicking down walls of heavy stones, 
Yet no one could draw through the walls of her lonely bones.
A...

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Categories: beauty, death, deep, emo, grief, sad,
Form: Ballad
Her Masterpiece Is Her Story
Her paintbrush is a razor,
Her canvas, her wrists,
"I deserve the pain."
She shrugs and insists.

One day the brush will push down,
And it will cut so deep,
That...

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Categories: emo, abuse, addiction, anger, body, boyfriend, bullying,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Girl, Interrupted
Girl, Interrupted-

Deep cuts from within.
She faced bravely the many hardships of womanly life
How did she end up like this?
Severe depression after her first mental breakdown
Sorrow...

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Categories: absence, abuse, change, depression, emo, lost,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Suicide Masterpiece
Suicide Masterpiece

Sweatdrop
On top
Trigger pop
Written note
All I got
Hang knot
Body rot
Suicide cop

I hope not
Cry out loud
I think not
Body's hot
I am too proud
I am loved a lot
Rooftop.
Suicide bride

Heavy...

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Categories: abuse, art, body, death, emo, sad,
Form: Dramatic Verse
AM I
AM  I ?

Am I Just Standing Here, or Am I Just Dead?
Am I So Full Of Fear, I Lost Myself Instead?

Am I A Nobody,...

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Categories: confusion, emo, emotions, fear, feelings, pain,
Form: Verse
bloody wrists
I'm sitting on the floor
I'm crying so much more
trying to erase this pain
trying to forget your face
sitting here with the blade in my hand
running so...

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Categories: abuse, boyfriend, bullying, depression, emo, emotions,
Form: I do not know?
Nightmares and Razor Blades
I stare at my ceiling,
I start to wonder, why am I not healing?
Then it dawns on me,
The nightmare clip starts to roll.
I shake and shiver...

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Categories: addiction, anger, conflict, dark, emo, horror,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast

In the deep core of her skin
I feel a human who is no saint  
Cutting out her heart, ripping everything to...

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Categories: abuse, beauty, dark, emo, how i
Form: Epic
If You Really Knew Me
If you Really Knew Me
By Kevin Robey
Febraury 16, 2013

If you really knew me, you’d see through these lies
The smiles and laughs, can’t conceal my eyes
You...

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© Laura Dee  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dark, death, depression, emo,
Form: Rhyme
The Girl You Think You Know
She is sad,
but what else is new.
She is hurt,
well you would be too.
She is dying,
only from what she has done.
She is alone,
because she wants no...

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Categories: emo, teenage,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Thanksgiving
23 years old,
Old enough to drink wine,
Old enough to drive a car,
Yet still, she sits at the kids' table,

She decides to get away,
Stay away from...

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© Flora Mack  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: 5th grade, autumn, emo, poetry, thanksgiving
Form: Free verse
over and over agin
sometimes i talk to myself, 
my mind is racing,
i dont know what to do...
so hard to explain.
depression isn't a stage
or a faze some kids go...

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Categories: emo, childhood, dark, daughter, death, depression, forgiveness,
Form: Free verse
Ana
She writes her songs and her poems,
not one person know 'em.
She listens to the sound of her music,
she's stuck to it like a tick.

If someone...

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© Ana Jusino  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: emo, analogy, beautiful, beauty, blue, change, character,
Form: Rhyme
It Can't Be Real
A truth in rage of insult furrows my mind
For it is only an offense given to me by myself
In the mouths of others far innocent...

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Categories: emo, absence, abuse, addiction, allegory, analogy, anger,
Form: Free verse
Onoff the cuff
I believe that poetry is and of is was were have has been of as one pretenses a 
poetic practical pompous, pro  (p) ransomedramatical...

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Categories: emo, august, confusion, culture, inspirational, internet, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Broken
I cut to see if I feel how it's like being human,
I cut to see the pain relinquish inside,
I cut for all the memories that...

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Categories: conflict, dark, death, emo, emotions, sick,
Form: Sonnet
Without Dreaming
I'm on my world, you are on your world. 
How can we meet if we're apart? 
Even if I stretch my arms I could never...

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Categories: dream, emo, emotions, feelings, longing,
Form: Light Verse
The pain
I wish upon a falling star to erase my past and remove my scars
I wish upon this blurring light for the bullying to end tonight
I...

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Categories: bullying, depression, emo,
Form: ABC