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Lonely Poems | Examples of Lonely Poetry

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

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List of Lonely Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Paradise Mike Grant I do not know? lonely, anxiety, depression, emotions, family,
BASIC Ishwar Zore ABC lonely, best friend, leaving, life,
Why Ishwar Zore ABC lonely, crush, destiny, farewell, heart,
The Ether of Silence Oliver Pierce Free verse lonely, anxiety, cry, freedom, humanity,
Spiritual Warfare curtis johnson Couplet christian, family, lonely, sin,
The Demons Haven't Won Alexander Ross Verse angst, dark, depression, lonely,
I Found You Vanne Joe Free verse imagination, lonely, lost love,
Premium Member Poem Losing My Way Sandra Weiss Quatrain confusion, dark, lonely, lost,
Calling John Harvey Leighton J Rees Rhyme addiction, age, loneliness, lonely,
Across The Oceans K.S. LAKSHMI Rhyme lonely, confusion, devotion, heartbreak, loneliness,

Angry Storm
by Dana Redricks
The storm is raging 
It blows and blows
Once the storm is raging
It is hard for it to stop
I’m wishing it to pass
I hope it does...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: lonely, anger, faith, grief, life,

DISTINCTION
by Allan Terry
RED CLOVE OIL
ON YOUR DUNGEREE'S
I KNOW WHAT YOU TRYNA DEW
GOING TO SADDLE
SIP FROM THE TROUGFF
WINNING FOR WHATEVER COST
YOU AH WHOREY HOSS!
FINDING MY WHEY BACK
...................................................................
CHOICES INVOLE
DECSION...

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Classicism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: lonely, beautiful, crazy, drink, encouraging,

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INTRUDER
by Alexis Y.
Why do I feel like an intruder looking in?
Who wrote the script? Who is the producer?
Why is my part so minute?
I long to be your...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: for him, lonely, love,

I'm only human
by Michael Robinson




          Do I not bleed?

          The scars...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: lonely, analogy, angel, anger, appreciation,

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The hand upon my tiller
by Katherine Braithwaite
Come back to me, my sweetheart
Don’t leave me all alone.
Come back to me, my darling
I can’t believe you’ ve gone.
I’m crying ‘cos I’m feeling blue...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: allegory, allusion, international, lonely,

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Do They Cry For Him
by Gary Smith



She heard the seagulls plaintive cry
As she sat upon the shore,
Do they cry for him she thought,
Her love, who was no more.

She gazed across the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: lonely, longing, loss, love,

Apperance
by Amy Gillard
The man that seems so happy,
is the way he might appear.
But he is battling something deep inside,
his biggest fear.

You couldn't tell by looking at him,...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: deep, loneliness, lonely,

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Rogue planets
by Tony Kirk


The stars are fixed tight on the taught tapestry

They hold fast momentarily 

I watch them fall

Dropping downwards into the darkest of the trees silhouettes


Rogue planets...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: lonely, longing, magic, stars,

Longing for love
by Abdellah khalfi
Longing for love to bring me back alive
Longing for love to be stronger again
To bath in sunshine and feel time
I gave up thirty years for...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: deep, desire, lonely, love,

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What Do I Do
by Brenda Chiri
What Do I Do

What do I say
At the end of the day
What do I write 
As day turns to night

Who's lips do I kiss
If...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: heart, lonely, love hurts,

LONELINESS
by deepak srivastava
TIMES AGONY THOUGHT
UNFULFILLED AMBITIONS FOUGHT...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: lonely,

Lost soul
by Michael Robinson
Lost soul
 
Encompassed by broken shores with a distance of a glance 
As I cling to my anxiety with predilection
The consternation of such future I...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: lonely, analogy, anxiety, change, conflict,

Painter
by Merel van den Brink
I am lonely on Sunday evenings after too much gin,
Times ticking sins fall heavily on broken shins,
Lonely is born out of medley of songs I...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: lonely, 11th grade, anger, deep,

I can be poor
by Tawona Mzila Ranganawa
I can be poor
I don't mind
As long as I have someone to love.

What does it benefit for a man to have it all
And have no-one...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: lonely, longing, love,

A Guilty Man
by Phatt Matt




Some people told me
Don't worry another door will open
After a completed contract
I fail to keep my emotions in check
In my community 
if you are not...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: lonely, character, courage, crush, deep,

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Alone-To-Lonely
by Gregory R Barden

You ruined it
You ruined it all
I was an introvert - AM an introvert
I treasured my alone time

It was how I re-energized, healed, cleared my mind
Oh,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: analogy, change, loneliness, lonely,

Disconnected
by Katie Telling
How can I be so close
Yet feel so far away,
You’re laying right next to me
But I don’t know what to say.

I know you’ll try to...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: depression, husband, lonely, lost,

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Homeless Alexander
by Kevin Shaw
Homeless Alexander

Why are you so bloody happy,
Living in your cardboard box.
Looking at life from street-level,
Holes in your boots and socks.
 
Hello Alexander, my old friend,
Did...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, lonely, poverty,

Broken shackles
by Anna Inspirefromwithin.co.nz
Breaking free of these shackles,
Breaking through those brick walls,
Running through the gates,
To an empty place.

Freeing my own mental shackles,
The more i struggle,
The tighter they get.

Pushing...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: freedom, lonely, self,

Golden little cloud had night for sleeping by Mikhail Lermontov
by Serge Lyrewing
Golden little cloud had night for sleeping
on the bosom of the giant mount,
Early morning took it without sound
playing azure; and old mount's keeping
dewy trace in...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: emotions, feelings, loneliness, lonely,