Best Sad Poems
Below are the all-time best Sad poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of sad poems written by PoetrySoup members
analogy, assonance, deep, sad,
In the middle of winter
within misty moors,
lies a melancholic meadow.
Up above grey skies foretell
perturbed crows to seek shelter.
an isolated tree - naked and...
Forgotten Heroes of the Somme
sad, brother, death, history, life,
Over the top lads, for old Blighty! Hold the colours high!
Say a little prayer for me, for this summer day we die.
My brothers from the...
Starry Starry Night
sad, anti bullying, art, beauty,
When Wishes were made on a shooting star
The Heavens looked down and smiled
With sprinkles of stardust on a whisper of moonbeams
They created for us a...
The Ballad of the Poet
sad, beauty, death, deep, emo,
*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.
sad, angel, beautiful, beauty, blessing,
"HOLDING HIS HAND"
God, can I hold your hand and follow you?
My child, it is I who will walk with you! You walked down...
My Affair With A Frost Flower State Of Affairs
sad, betrayal, dark, emotions, heartbreak,
There’s a beguiling danger in beauty…
seduced as I was by the fickle fingers of fate musingly stroking my hair,
this lusciously lavish landscape
sad, anger, bullying, cancer, death
**Every pace change --is the voices of poets sharing his/her Ribbon**
The phone rings,
The clock dings,
I scream, scream, and...
nature, sad, sun, time,
"September, beautiful month of my birth, is nigh, but I cannot feel glad."
September, drifting in with glow of moon,
you stifle Summer’s ardor. . . and...
sad, abuse, analogy, art, corruption,
Running through my mind,
Running through my veins,
The Park Bench
sad, art, beauty, inspirational, philosophy,
The Park Bench
I wish I was a poet
With magical words
To make people see all of the absurd
Tears fly, paintings in pastel die
When we look into...
Season of Sadness
I wore my sadness like a bruise,
It bloomed in mournful winter hues,
All marbled by the tears that rained
Her Masterpiece Is Her Story
sad, abuse, addiction, anger, body,
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,
I Can't Breathe
sad, abuse, bullying, color, discrimination,
In memory of----
Solely in my room, I can't stomach the sound of my heartbeat.
I sit here alone to forget the taste of air,
My Last Poem -of 2012-
The last poem…
Standing against the wall.
The longest teardrop made its fall.
Making one final call.
Never will I write about my letters again.
This prison is...
There is still beauty
dark, friendship, hope, sad,
Friends, do not forget: there is still beauty
When the darkness comes and shadows fall,
Music, Art, and nature, gentle comforts
When despair is deep and hope is...
You Caught The Wind
sad, death of a friend,
I remember you, from when there was a spring
When the seasons were ripe, with verdant green
Our nimble feet danced in the wind
and on the brink...
imagination, memory, sad,
The old man looked a little out of place
Astride his pony on the carousel
A smile from yesterday across his face
As if he were entranced in...
sad, abuse, art, body, death,
All I got
I hope not
Cry out loud
I think not
I am too proud
I am loved a lot
Winter Blues - I Cry For Color
depression, loneliness, longing, sad,
I shiver tears.
My joie de vivre;
summer esprit’s lemon zested
lilac flirts and coral whispers have escaped me ~
grievous gray now flows through my veins.
I shiver melancholia,
Some hearts can never be tamed
sad, angst, loss, lost love,
Once when my soul spoke,
you betrayed every word.
Then your tongue promised
to only sing with sincerity.
I danced for a brief while,
lost in your angelic orchestra.
A Tear-ful Conversation With My Daughter
sad, i love you, i
It starts with only one -
one like me
a melancholy migrant
from the immortal part of her
to the locus of her physical being --
the center of her...
sad, confusion, emo, emotions, fear,
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,...
This Song is for my Mother
sad, angst, death, dedication, depression,
This song is for my mother
Let her hear me cry
I couldn’t bring myself to write it
‘Til this darkened day arrived
A song about old promises
analogy, deep, sad,
Pained piano keys compose
a chorus-less composition.
Melancholic moods crave
to sway back and forth
like bluebells and lilies dancing,
when kissed by the morning breeze
More Worse When I Cry
sad, abuse, childhood, emotions, father,
Teacher said my decisions needed consequences.
I have to write a million gazillion sorry sentences.
Billy was stupid to tease me, call my family poor.
I had to...