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Cry Poems | Examples of Cry Poetry

Cry Poems. Below are examples of poems about crying. This list of cry poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of cry poetry. This list of works about cry is an excellent resource for examples on how to write cry poems.

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List of Cry Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Last call Khadidja Megaache Free verse absence, cry, death of
What Wasted Wastes Eric Nelson Manley Shelman Free verse anger, angst, anxiety, cry,
BREAKING NEWS matthew harris Free verse cry, 6th grade, 9th grade,
False Relations Tyrell Murdock Free verse break up, confusion, cry,
That cold morning in May Dominic Middleton Free verse conflict, cry, culture, death,
Tears GeorgeKenneth Martin Lyric cry, goodbye, heartbreak, loneliness,
Just A Little unfamiliar flower Free verse care, cry, desire, emotions,
guru Nazia Khatoon ABC blessing, community, cry,
Premium Member Poem Bitter Kiss Joy Spoerndli Elegy addiction, anxiety, betrayal, cry,
Snow Covered Tyrell Murdock Haiku cry, lost love, love,

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2am
by arthur vaso
2am

In a lost world
vineyards doze
	      fatigued anticipation
of the next poem
or next breath

Until then
I breathe for you
my brother

I breathe and dream
as...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: art, brother, cry, hope,

CRYING IN THE RAIN
by Jim Yerman
She did not want anyone to see her grief, 
her sorrow 
her sadness
her pain
So she waited for the clouds to form 
and did her crying...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: cry, sad, sorrow,

The Hunger
by Lebogang Benjamin
THE HUNGER…

Days pass by, weeks flows and nights unfold..
Yet she’s still crying…
Holding a grumbling stomach, but food on the table!
This hunger is draining her till...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anger, cry,

Need Direction
by Lebogang Benjamin
Nid Direxn!  23/06/2013

Help, help, hel-p!
No locomotion, just a commotion of emotions,
Twirling and nagging me nonstop, 
I m being hauled by my soul,
Beckoning me to...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: cry, introspection,

a frigid wonderland
by Madi Cook
"there's just a slight chill in the air,"
is what my poppop said
about the weather.
"there's just a slight chill in the air,"
i heard him say,
and my...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: 12th grade, cry, deep,

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I Stand Here Transformed
by Carol Connell
I stand here 
in front of the mirror
realizing I’m not the same person
that I used to be. Old habits, attitudes
once so binding, constricting,
like heavy shackles,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, change, cry, god,

Sue S Side Almost Won Out As The Tomb Poem
by matthew harris
Sue S. Side Almost Won Out As The Tomb Poem...
(alternately titled: a page taken from the play
book of Little Miss Muffet.)

"Oh...My...Argh..." "Somebody...
   ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: cry, 8th grade, bereavement, crush,

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Brainstorm Before Breakdown
by Carol Connell
As their eyes locked
   for a brief moment, he
        felt an intense wave of
  ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: angst, betrayal, bible, cry,

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Brainstorm
by Victor Buhagiar
I grope in the dark recess of my soul.
Where could I be?
Am I in some sort of terrifying coma?

Gasping, I smell a disinfectant,
found only in...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: angst, cry, fear,

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ANGEL TEARS
by Line Gauthier


angel tears rolling
down her cheeks too young
to be so sad



posted on October 4, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: angel, cry, girl, innocence,

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WEARY
by Line Gauthier


weary eyes
shedding lonely tears
in the dark of night



posted on October 3, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: angst, cry, dark, lonely,

Remembrance Of A Loved One
by GLEN GALATOVICH
Sorrow is a hard thing to know.                  ...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: blessing, confusion, cry, death,

MISSING YOU
by Poetic Judy Emery
MISSING YOU

When the trees shed their leaves 
I think of you.
When the nights are cold
I look for you to hold
Oh, how I face this world...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: cry, death, longing, loss,

THE ROSE OF ALL ROSES
by Poetic Judy Emery
THE ROSE OF ALL ROSES 

I was his world his everything so it seems
I was the one thing that made him happy, 
I was the...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: betrayal, blue, conflict, cry,

Wandering further into dispair
by Sarah Critchley
In slow motion 
but without the ability 
To stop the events
About to envelope me
If I had took a moment 
And stepped away
been an onlooker of...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: child, children, cry, daughter,

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Catch me
by Patricia Garcia Howard Bramble
Mother catch me
I have lost all will
The thrill isn't there anymore
No pill, no anti dope can heal me
Steal doors are all around me
Why have their...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crazy, cry, dark, depression,

Tumultuous End
by Teresa Rivera
It’s the end and I’ve done all I can to survive this hurricane we call being in love
Why stay in the rain when the sky...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: cry, divorce, heartbreak, heartbroken,

Free
by Shekira Noreiga
I sometimes wonder what made you do it
Destroy me without the decency to ask
I would have made it harder for you
But then again you wore...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abuse, cry, growth, inspirational,

What even am I
by Kendahl Overbeck
              

What even

Never began to trust a stranger so much
Damn it was...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: boyfriend, confusion, cry, deep,

A Letter to My Friends
by Oliver Pierce
A Letter to My Friends
I love you all
Always there for me
Through it all
But if only you all knew what was happening to me now
If only...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anxiety, cry, depression, emotions,