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Best World Of Hurt Poems

Below are the all-time best World Of Hurt poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of world of hurt poems written by PoetrySoup members


World of Hurt
Painful lies,
broken ties.
Burned down dreams,
razor-ed seams.
Hellish fire,
ruined empire.
Bloody cuts,
hopeless "buts."
Hurtful words,
"You deserve..."
Silent cries,
regretted goodbyes.
Baby, it's a World of Hurt....

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Categories: world of hurt, depression,
Form: Couplet



Things I Have Learned
Don’t take a walk after a large glass of tea

If someone says, “sure take as many as you want” 
They probably don’t mean it

Darling you...

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Categories: world of hurt, funny
Form: Free verse
How Shall I Write For You Tonight
How shall I write for you tonight

when the words don't seem to flow?

I could write about the moon and the stars

and how, to you, they...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: world of hurt, for her, love, tribute,
Form: Lyric
a place in time
in the masquerading dawn
sun rising slowly across the lawn
all the dreams from the night before
don’t really matter anymore

coffee clears my foggy brain
and those old thoughts...

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© Jo Bien  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: world of hurt, confusion,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Cliche Heaven
Cliche Heaven

Be it as it may I'll try my hand at some clichés
    and address the elephant in the room soon when...

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© DM Babbit  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: world of hurt, confusion, cool, crazy, satire,
Form: Free verse



On Best Behavior
On Best Behavior 

Stock market pervert
Ended up loosing our shirt
In a world of hurt.

Am incompetent
Tell me what you may have meant
How much money spent

May be...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: world of hurt, adventure,
Form: Haiku
I Have Always Loved You
For my wife Marcia,

I have always loved you

I have always loved you
Before there was a way 
After there was no way
I have always loved you

Before...

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Categories: world of hurt, appreciation, destiny, devotion, love, wife,
Form: Lyric
Voice inside my head
'twas in a room in Blandford, on a bright spring day
When a voice within my head a whispering, whispering to my dismay
For the voice grew...

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Categories: world of hurt, liferain, voice, poets, rain, voice,
Form: Narrative
Everything Isn't Okay
Everyone says everything will be okay 

But I know nothing is okay nothing is right 

The pain is killing me each second 

Kill me it...

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Categories: world of hurt, death, depression, happy, life, lost love,
Form: List
Manic depression
Tonight is ending. As my breath slows. My final demise. The final low blow.
 Learn from the broken. See all that's real. Tonight is your...

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Categories: world of hurt, abuse, childhood, corruption, depression, sin, suicide,
Form: Rhyme
The Window
Protected from life
Hidden from view
Alone in my room
With little to do.
I sit at my window
Safe from the world
Looking out at people
Going about in a swirl.

Whether...

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Categories: world of hurt, depression, introspection, sadworld, life, time,
Form: Free verse
The Beginning
To the beginning of a wonderful future but, a future of what?
For it seems every time I try to say the words, the door of...

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Categories: world of hurt, emotions, feelings, longing, relationship, together,
Form: I do not know?
Happy Ending?
I know not everyone's life has a happy ending,
But I hope mine does.

If you know mine will,
What to say to me then
"I know it will"?
And...

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Categories: world of hurt, lovehappy, me, happy, life, me,
Form: I do not know?
The Journey Home
Everything around me just doesn’t feel real
Nobody can understand how I really feel
There’s gotta be more to life than this
Everything is leaving me in such...

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Categories: world of hurt, faith, religion, song-me, world, evil, lonely,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Plagiarism (Tag to Simone Segal)
"I'm a poet. I know it. Hope I don't blow it"
Do you want to commit what many poets consider a mortal sin?
Do what I just...

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Categories: world of hurt, children, world, work, children, may, my
Form: Rhyme
Hunger In The Dark
It is light everywhere
Everywhere but in my room
Here it is dark and dreary
The solitude confining and deep
I am lost in a world of hurt
I hunger...

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Categories: world of hurt, fantasy, life, mysterylight, light, me,
Form: Free verse
Nameless
But inside these words, so much is lost to the unseeing eye
And though my presence remains, my heart bids thee goodbye
Closed off to a bitter...

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Categories: world of hurt, dark,
Form: Ballade
My dark angle
During the night she comes
comes for me and only me
through the windows she flows like a breeze
through the house she searches for her lover
the one...

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Categories: world of hurt, me, me,
Form: Free verse
SEGMENTS
Right from the start, love meant pain
and as she grew, it turned to shame.
  I cried for the infants corrupted youth.
  I cried...

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Categories: world of hurt, abuse, emotions, strength,
Form: Ballad
Splintered
What can i do but endure
This constant world of hurt
Everytime my heart beats 
The cracks get even worse
I thought that i was healing 
But little...

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Categories: world of hurt, heart, lost love,
Form: I do not know?
in between
there is a thousand miles between the smiles
and coffee on a back porch swing
there is a different road and mountains between
all the songs we used...

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© Jo Bien  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: world of hurt, lost lovemountains,
Form: Verse
This isnt who i was
If i fell apart, would i really die
If you found out i got hurt, would you even cry
Why am i alive, i wish that i...

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Categories: world of hurt, death, deep, depression, love hurts, sad,
Form: Free verse
Goodnight Dear Friends
Cuddled, and warm,
Secure in your room,
Hopefully cleared of the days dark gloom,
And luckiest of all, those with a loving arm
to surround your chest,
Maybe legs entwined,...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: world of hurt, adventure, daughter, devotion, friendship, life, recovery
Form: Free verse
It's coming
The day's drawing nearer 
a weight on my heart
a world of hurt exposed
for all to see
I feel guilty but I miss you plenty
You're on my...

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Categories: world of hurt, absence, death, deep, emotions,
Form: Prose
Punching Bag Of Rage
Do not try there is no use
You will only badly lose
Running will not do a thing
When I find you it will bring
Only more pain you...

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Categories: world of hurt, abuse, bullying, friendship, pain,
Form: Rhyme