Poetry Forum Areas

Introduce Yourself

New to PoetrySoup? Introduce yourself here. Tell us something about yourself.

Looking for a Poem

Can't find a poem you've read before? Looking for a poem for a special person or an occasion? Ask other member for help.

Writing Poetry

Ways to improve your poetry. Post your techniques, tips, and creative ideas how to write better.

High Critique

For poets who want unrestricted constructive criticism. This is NOT a vanity workshop. If you do not want your poem seriously critiqued, do not post here. Constructive criticism only. PLEASE Only Post One Poem a Day!!!

How do I...?

Ask PoetrySoup Members how to do something or find something on PoetrySoup.

You have an ad blocker! We understand, but...

PoetrySoup is a small privately owned website. Our means of support comes from advertising revenue. We want to keep PoetrySoup alive, make it better, and keep it free. Please support us by disabling your ad blocker on PoetrySoup. See how to enable ads while keeping your ad blocker active. Also, did you know you can become a PoetrySoup Lifetime Premium Member and block ads forever...while getting many more great features. Take a look! Thank you!

Heartbreak Poems | Poems About Heartbreak

Heartbreak Poems. Below are examples of poems about heartbreak. This list of poetry about heartbreak is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of heartbreak poems or a list of heartbreak poetry. These examples show what heartbreak poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of heartbreak and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

The heartbreak poem sub-topics listed below include many popular topics of heartbreakpoetry.

The poem(s) are below...

Popular Heartbreak Poem Pages

List of New Heartbreak Poems

Note: The forms for these new poems were selected by the poet. Often poems are assigned the wrong form. Please confirm the accuracy of the poetic form before referencing the poem.

Don't see what poems you want? Try our Advanced Poem Search for more results!

PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
All We Love and Cherish Today Forsythe, Curtis Rhyme heartbreak, loss, sorrow,
permanence Senft, Ashlea Free verse heartbreak, heartbroken, loss, love
Wound Number 3 VH, Jessica Rhyme abuse, dark, depression, fear, heartbreak, hurt, memory,
Close in Dying Capili, Rainier Paolo ABC addiction, anxiety, death, depression, heartbreak,
In My Shirts Your Touch Gupta, Probir Sedoka heartbreak, miss you,
Orphan King Bosa, Diana Free verse heartbreak, imagery, lost love,
Premium Member Poem Love is actually, a loss of reason Shaw, Kevin Rispetto first love, funny love, heartbreak, life, love hurts,
Premium Member Poem Make me some room Breedt, Jannie Quatrain death, death of a heartbreak,
Healing Mbai, Kizito Free verse heartbreak, heartbroken, inspiration, poetry,
Take It Back Welch, David Rhyme anger, betrayal, desire, heartbreak, lost love, love,
Pain Stewart, sonya Free verse heartbreak,
I Cling to the Almighty Liaw, Joanne Rhyme bible, christian, depression, god, heartbreak, jesus,
A Letter BAD, Grandaddy Rhyme bereavement, best friend, brother, heartbreak, memory,
Angel lollman, agnes I do not know? angel, confusion, deep, emotions, heartbreak,
With painted lips Donovan, Corwin Rhyme heartbreak, love hurts, poems,
The Night of August 11th F., J. I. Thomas Quatrain heartbreak, hurt, introspection, moving
Premium Member Poem WILD ROSES Emery, Judy Sonnet angel, conflict, cry, dream, heartbreak, voice, writing,
All the Gravity in the World strauss, lawrence Rhyme bereavement, break up, depression, heartbreak, love, relationship, solitude,
Matrimonial Demise Ashley, Susan Rhyme heartbreak,
Premium Member Poem She Sits Alone pachecho, connie Free verse heartbreak,
Breakdown Motes, Ash Idyll (Idyl) abuse, anger, angst, anxiety, heartbreak, heartbroken,
Premium Member Poem Alcohol can numb the pain Alexander, Gordon Free verse addiction, divorce, drug, health, heartbreak,
Tears in the Night Sanchez, Pandita Quintain (English) heartbreak, lost love,
Fallen Angel Barrier, Miranda Rhyme angel, christian, depression, forgiveness, heartbreak,
Premium Member Poem Let Me Slip Away Rodeheaver , Julie I do not know? heartbreak, heartbroken,
Premium Member Poem I've forgotten how to love Hamilton, John Lyric heartbreak, lost love, lyric,
Premium Member Poem Story of my Life Rodeheaver , Julie Free verse heartbreak, heartbroken, sad,
Wonderland Mays, Catherine Free verse heartbreak, sad,
Elements Mays, Catherine Free verse heartbreak, love,
love me, leave me Welsh, Elena Free verse heartbreak,
Is loving someone a crime Abraham, Charles Rhyme anxiety, betrayal, break up, heartbreak, love hurts,
No Happiness Here Stewart, sonya Free verse anger, break up, depression, heartbreak, love hurts, sad
OLD LOVE TURN NEW Anderson, Shelza I do not know? heartbreak, hurt, perspective, religion,
Black Tears Sriram, Manasvini Blank verse heartbreak, metaphor, repetition, urban,
Move on Duffy, Alex Free verse deep, depression, emotions, heartbreak, heartbroken, moving on,
Yes you I loved Zaragoza, Sally Free verse heartbreak, sad love,
placeholder Del Castillo, Hannah Free verse allegory, betrayal, friendship, heartbreak, metaphor,
I Don't Think She Got The Pictures Cover, Eric Free verse break up, death of heartbreak, how i feel,
Premium Member Poem Bad Love Rodeheaver , Julie Bio heartbreak, heartbroken, hurt, leaving,
The Irony About United Nations Bah, Mohamed Manzur ABC heartbreak, murder, nostalgia,
Premium Member Poem Why Did I Love You Rodeheaver , Julie I do not know? anger, betrayal, dark, grief, heartbreak, heartbroken,
Premium Member Poem I need you now, even more Hamilton, John Lyric break up, feelings, goodbye, heartbreak, missing you,
Love is Actually a River Sinha-Roy, Subimal Rispetto heartbreak, lost love, river,
Premium Member Poem Love Is Actually Regenerative Canerdy, Janice Rispetto heartbreak, love, recovery from,
A Year Ago Stewart, sonya Free verse betrayal, break up, crush, heartbreak,
Premium Member Poem You just don't feel the same Hamilton, John Lyric heartbreak, i love you,
The last love letter to your girlfriend Ajmal, Faraz Romanticism absence, girlfriend, grief, heartbreak, i love you,
Pretty thoughts Ueki, Theodore Rhyme heartbreak, loneliness, longing, love,
On my own Stewart, sonya Free verse heartbreak,
I had a dream laura, rus Bio heartbreak, sad, sad love,
Premium Member Poem TWO PAIRS OF SHOES ALLISON, JAN Free verse heartbreak,
Don't wake sleepless night Bah, Mohamed Manzur Concrete heartbreak, horror, innocence,
Premium Member Poem Love's violent thunderstorm Tsitsikroni, Klio Monoku heartbreak,
Premium Member Poem Storm of hearts Hamilton, John Sonnet heartbreak, hurt, jealousy, storm,
A Cold Heart Shaw, Indiana Couplet heartbreak, lonely, longing, sad
Our Love Affair of Despair Biggs, Damien Rhyme absence, devotion, goodbye, heartbreak, longing, love, love
Sandcastles Michaels, John Rhyme death, funeral, grief, heartbreak, heaven, metaphor, moving
Dare Not Speak Thy Name Biggs, Damien Free verse first love, grief, heart, heartbreak, lost love, love,
Push me aside Loggia, Madeleine Couplet heartbreak, judgement, lost, silence,
Men Cry Ndhlovu, Fungayi Elias Acrostic heartbreak,
Crying in the Dark Marie, Annie Free verse absence, break up, dark, heartbreak, heartbroken, love, sad
Premium Member Poem Cracks in a Pulse-less Heart Williams, T.Nicole Free verse heartbreak, heartbroken,
Premium Member Poem Mindful of Your Tears Lee Sr., James Edward Lyric bereavement, cheer up, cry, heartbreak,
Premium Member Poem A Girl and The Ghost Part 2 Rodeheaver , Julie Free verse best friend, care, cute heartbreak, love,
Hatred Turner, Katie Free verse anger, break up, emo, heartbreak, hurt, love hurts,
Staring At Wet Rings Bradfield, Larry Quintain (English) heartbreak,
I waited for you once Ajmal, Faraz Romanticism absence, betrayal, cry, epic, heartbreak,
Premium Member Poem Now That You're Gone Rodeheaver , Julie Free verse anger, betrayal, cry, emotions, heartbreak, hurt,
Emotions get gender SHARMA, Nipoorva Free verse boy, break up, change, heartbreak,
Secrets Garcia Howard Bramble, Patricia Free verse betrayal, conflict, confusion, corruption, heartbreak,
Delicate Monster of Doom Fordham, Kenneth Free verse depression, desire, dream, heartbreak, horror, love, sorrow,
Premium Member Poem When Will We Meet Again pachecho, connie Lyric heartbreak,
Homeless Garcia Howard Bramble, Patricia Free verse class, dedication, depression, discrimination, heartbreak, humanity,
Premium Member Poem Close To My Vest Hsi, Thomas Lyric heartbreak,
Premium Member Poem A Moral Tragedy Pinet, Emile Sonnet abuse, angst, dark, emotions, heartbreak, imagery,
Waters of March Fox, Kaelan Rhyme betrayal, break up, depression, heartbreak, metaphor, pain, suicide,
ALWAYS HER Angel, Purple I do not know? heartbreak,
Premium Member Poem Time To Go Pinet, Emile Quatrain angst, anxiety, depression, emotions, heartbreak, imagery,
The Silent Torture of the Seemingly Blind Human, Constance Dramatic Verse heartbreak, hurt, love hurts,
Grandpa Morris, Marty Elegy absence, death, depression, devotion, heartbreak,
Premium Member Poem Fake Love Or Legit Chiri, Brenda Rhyme boyfriend, conflict, for him, heartbreak, longing, science, words,
Premium Member Poem All alone part 2 Lee Sr., James Edward Lyric analogy, anxiety, confusion, depression, heartbreak, how i feel,
What My Eyelids Hide Ashley, Susan Pantoum betrayal, break up, emotions, heartbreak, hurt, sad love,
Reflections of a Broken Heart- Collaboration With Heidi Sands May, Joseph Quatrain heartbreak, lost love,
Premium Member Poem A SHARED KISS Y., Alexis Monorhyme heartbreak, how i feel,
What breaks your heart McCall, Edward Free verse heartbreak,
Heart's pain unfelt Sinha-Roy, Subimal Haiku heartbreak, loss,
Actor Sinha-Roy, Subimal Free verse heartbreak, old,
Premium Member Poem LONELY FOOL Y., Alexis Lyric heartbreak, lonely, lost love,
Her Pages Keep Turning Shaudd, M.P. Lyric heartbreak, life, loss, relationship,
Full-time Purveyor of These Blues Shaudd, M.P. Lyric angst, conflict, confusion, depression, heartbreak, imagery, self,
About Us Adovica, Martina Free verse heartbreak, heartbroken, how i
Premium Member Poem Over and Done Roberts, Francine Quintain (English) heartbreak,
Like Air wadley, kewayne Free verse appreciation, black african american, heartbreak, heartbroken, wind,
Premium Member Poem When You CRY Lee Sr., James Edward Free verse analogy, anxiety, bereavement, cheer heartbreak,
Premium Member Poem Remembering You Rodeheaver , Julie Free verse break up, conflict, emotions, heartbreak, i miss you,
Premium Member Poem Got Troubles Lee Sr., James Edward Dramatic Verse child abuse, conflict, depression, heartbreak, introspection, prejudice,
Hearts cry Ward, Zachary I do not know? anxiety, blue, depression, emotions, heartbreak, hurt, night,
You Never Cared Zayas, Chelsea Free verse heartbreak, heartbroken, hurt,
Premium Member Poem Give me another chance Hamilton, John Lyric for her, forgiveness, heartbreak, pain, romance, sorry,