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Lonely Poems | Examples of Lonely Poetry

Lonely Poems. Read and share great examples of poetry about being lonely. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for lonely.

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Premium Member A Fox Tale
Remembering days of young- long ago Adventurous me, I yearned for playtime Playing with my siblings on mounds of snow To the peaks of high mountains I would climb 'Neath fallen oaks rotted stumps, I...Read More
Categories: lonely,
Form: Sonnet

Alone, Again
cant you see that        i love you? ... i know i        shouldn't be doing this, but       what else is there? You, me? there is nothing but us.      so        why cant...Read More
Categories: lonely, i love you, loneliness,
Form: Free verse
The pang of loneliness weighs down my chest like a bucket collecting rain water. The sounds of silence reverberate through my empty chest cavity, reminding me of the heart that no longer resides there. Some...Read More
Categories: angst, bereavement, lonely, longing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Far Across the Ocean
We see him on Zoom just not the same Our thoughts are with him feels kind of lame We email and text communicate Somehow it's always too little, too late Far across the ocean ...Read More
Categories: life, lonely, parents, son,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member ''A Lonesome Soul, I Haunt This Teeming Earth''
A lonesome soul, I haunt this teeming earth; and, ever companionless, I beside remain uncherished: never knowing mirth. Alas! Alas! Wherefore do I confide in Thee, O Lord? For,...Read More
Categories: faith, god, irony, lonely,
Form: Sonnet

Lonesome Flower
Sprout in hours of Spring... Lonesome flower — sing! Let’s see what joy brings... Sprout in hours of day... Handsome flower — sway! Let’s see what hope brings......Read More
Categories: loneliness, lonely, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member To Dream Of An Angel
Many years ago this very day An angel celebrated her birth She had come to see me once in a dream But I knew not her existence on earth No greater gift than the birth of a child Celebrated with...Read More
Categories: dance, dream, lonely, longing,
Form: Rhyme
Kashmir to Dalarna
The seasons all same from Kashmir to Dalarna The dreams all same from Kashmir to Dalarna The beings all same from Kashmir to Dalarna The systems all lame from Kashmir to Dalarna The love...Read More
Categories: lonely, family, for her, immigration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In Twilight
Your smile shined moonbeam lattice rippled rhapsody in my heart. I trek forlorn in twilight wasteland path the last mile. January 14, 2021 Word count : 20 Contest : 20-Word Max-Do It With Feeling Sponsor : Line Gauthier ...Read More
Categories: lonely, lost love, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Lately Melancholy
A bitter, sad, and lonely night The final candle is flickering low Radio has switched to midnight jazz Too late to search for a place to go. The clock chimes two, or, maybe three Silence screams in this darkening room,...Read More
Categories: depression, loneliness, lonely,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I ran Away From Love In Distrust
I ran away from love in distrust and decided not to live in guilt, but without the felt desire the days weren't lived to the fullest; and the unsolved fears stayed with me leaving the doubts and uncertainties a lover could deeply...Read More
Categories: lonely, anger, desire, feelings, image,
Form: Lyric
People like to read My story But not like to hear ...Read More
Categories: fate, lonely, pain,
Form: Free verse
I was here
A boy walks a half mile down a trail He stops Walks towards a large tree Pulls a pocket knife from his jacket His father gave him this knife Having received it from his father And his father before...Read More
Categories: lonely, adventure, boy, death, deep,
Form: Free verse
Lonely Star
When the darkness hugs the sky Thou begin to spread thy bright No any other near by Thine beauty is in my sight In the so gloomy universe Thou are the only light My heart then fills with joys Tries to catch...Read More
Categories: lonely, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
so many lines i’ve written in the middle of the night only to toss them inadequate simply not measuring up to the depths of my feelings their dull reflections lost in the yearning of my love for you seeking those perfect words...Read More
Categories: lonely, longing, lost love,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Lonely Poems

Definition | What is Lonely in Poetry?