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Loneliness Poems | Examples of Loneliness Poetry

Loneliness Poems - Examples of all types of loneliness poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for loneliness.

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I Just Can't Deal
When a load of them came pouring in. I thought that they'd be built-in. But, boy was I wrong, as I'd ever be. Some are nice, only they're like PB and Jelly. I've never felt as alone as I...Read More
Categories: loneliness, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member An Ode to Childless Spinsters
A dinky one for a change --- ...Read More
Categories: loneliness,
Form: Verse
A thought not spared
The loneliness that grips the heart of a youth who sleeps outside is strengthened over Christmastime when carols call the tide. Cold of night caress his arms with fingers hoard by frost while broken tips of ragged gloves have...Read More
Categories: loneliness, betrayal, care, humanity, irony,
Form: Rhyme
how could I let fate tear you away from me and now forever’s come and gone Submitted on February 26, 2021 for contest LIBERUM DIVISA 4 sponsored by GREGORY R BARDEN - excerpt from my poem...Read More
Categories: death, grief, life, loneliness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member without saying I love you
my train has left but I am waiting for you to come to say good bye written 26/02/202 without saying I love you contest JCB Brul sponsored 17 syllables...Read More
Categories: loneliness, lost love, love,
Form: Monoku

Throughout the years I've often wondered What makes the night, the rain, the thunder. Who decides rules and all the new trends And where have they gone? I mean my good friends. Fate has a way of drifting in Bringing...Read More
Categories: loneliness, best friend, death of
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Alone In Words
ALONE IN WORDS I cower from the rumbling squall of loneliness and shrink from the shards of misdirected words. The mantle of hope escapes my ambitions, forever silencing my courage. I am drowning in discontent. From Brainstorm 10/16/2018 For Divisa...Read More
Categories: depression, loneliness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member GOOD NIGHT
one last look at your photo as i touch the urn turn off the lights and wish you good night sweetheart i love you there’s no way i’ll ever get used to the silence that follows posted on February 23, 2021...Read More
Categories: grief, loneliness, longing, lost
Form: Free verse
By Quill of Night
Steadfast, he, as fortress guarded In his ivory tower slept Fearing naught, though faith-departed Knowing not his lover wept. Cowardice, thought long-discarded Secretly in silence crept Corroded, as if silver, tarnished ‘Twas his heart - her only quest. Haunting, held-yet lamentations...Read More
Categories: devotion, loneliness, longing, love,
Form: Ottava rima
Premium Member FOREVER
I never thought it would come to this I always thought I’d be there for you and you’d be here for me I never thought the end would come so suddenly how could I let fate tear you away from me and now forever’s come and...Read More
Categories: loneliness, death, grief, heartbroken, life,
Form: Free verse
i was not myself
i was not myself severed by the scissors of my ego halved by have-knots and sharp-tongued cleaves heaving myself into a state of dis-ease abandoning Spirit beleiving it was never there lingering in lament and disjointed intent sarcastic excisions of truths i once meant as if...Read More
Categories: confusion, loneliness,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Coming Back Home
Clouds of deep velvet drape the sea’s horizon Overcast, like my spirits without you Memories of our last farewell repeat It’s your gentle voice I missed most at first But now I ache for your touch and can hardly...Read More
Categories: loneliness,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member You Won't Call
Into your life you won’t call me Cause you do not at all need me. I’ve waited for you, but I see You just forgot about me. I’ve read all poetry of yours, But you’ve read not a verse, And you...Read More
Categories: loneliness, depression, fate, feelings, heartbreak,
Form: Lyric
It makes no sound yet breaks like glass So very fragile and a painful crash It cuts so deep a scar it leaves. It makes it hard to even breathe. The time it takes to heal unknown. This body...Read More
Categories: loneliness, abuse, betrayal, depression, heartbreak,
Form: Rhyme
The marsh is thick, and my shoes are ripped. Treading through the swamps of my mind. Sluggishly moving onward through the quagmired lands of this perceived world. Constant mental struggles conflicting, go...Read More
Categories: loneliness, animal, character, family, friendship,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Loneliness Poems

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