Pain Loss Poems

These Pain Loss poems are examples of Loss poems about Pain. These are the best examples of Loss Pain poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberMy Pain is Mine by Michelle Faulkner
I am being told to let go
By almost everyone I know
Release, let it out, let it be free
Plunge into passivity

So, for those perturbed herds,
I gather...

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Categories: anger, loss, pain, truth,

Premium MemberSilence That I Keep by Laura Loo
This silence that I keep leaves room for the unheard,
             so I take...

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Categories: deep, loss, metaphor,



Premium MemberDepth of my pain by Heidi Sands
A simple phone call led to a plunge into suffering
Hyperventilating, from news of the sudden death of my friend
I gather my words and travel silently...

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Categories: death, grief, loss, pain,

Raw Reality by Author Rhonda Kay Hero
Waking again to the Raw Reality that your gone.
I tell myself every moment you will call but you don't.
I wait daily to hear your voice...

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Categories: childhood, death, loss, mother

Fallen Grace by Christopher Goss

I loved the patter of rain
Against the window pane

A sky full of gray clouds
A sun it shrouds

Sometimes I felt sorrow
Wishing it would rain tomorrow

But tomorrow...

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Categories: grandmother, loss, pain, rain,

Brown Innocent Eyes by Timothy McGuire
I would have never thought,
So many years ago,
When I looked into those brown innocent eyes,
What was hidden behind them,
Someday they would cause so much pain,
And...

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Categories: family, loss,

day by day by daisy tyrrell
Each day I live, the pain consumes
What little sanity I have bloomed
Like walking in a cloud of fog
Falling down, sinking into smog

Life just seems grim
I...

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Categories: loss, anxiety, dark, depression, life,

Premium MemberGrief by Artsieladie Sharon Donnelly
"When pain is fresh and raw, others will extend
Sympathy to soothe a bit but sympathy has an end.
Meanwhile, the pain lingers on, absent of relief,
And...

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Categories: absence, grief, loss, missing,

Premium MemberToo Late Sweet Maiden Folly by Wayne Kingston
enduring love is rarely found 
astride stricken weeding ground; 
terra stifles heartbreak’s doleful sound.

silence wetted, soaking bound,
rejected truth reluctant crowned 
till soiled desire briskly drowned.


(I'm...

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Categories: heartbreak, loss, pain,

Premium MemberThe Essence of Soft Shadows by Heidi Sands
The essence of soft shadows remind me 
Of memories that carry pain from loss
But are softened by the love once shared
Before life came to an...

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Categories: loss, memory, pain,

ON BEING HUMAN by L. J. Carber
It's hard being a human being,
much easier to be a lion or dog
or a giraffe or even a fish, and
much more fun to be an...

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Categories: loss, analogy, angst, appreciation, dream,

I watch as she grows weaker by debbie hernandez
I watch as she grows weaker and it breaks my heart in two
To see her in such pain I wonder just how long she will...

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Categories: loss, bereavement, cancer, how i

Love through pain by fauxcroft wade
The saddest aspect of my life

is that I never got to see you smile

never saw your twinkling eyes

no chance to say goodbye 

my baby girl.

You were...

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Categories: girl, loss, lost love,

Loss Is A Very Personal Thing by Anna M Shepard
All mourn in different ways

No one should ever tell you how to feel
Overwhelming pain
From the onset of the news
Or complete numbness
To your very core

No one...

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Categories: loss,

Premium MemberRegret by Mark Toney
I just feel regret, unspoken,
I just feel the pain.
Since the day you left
My life has been a broken shell,
A living hell.

I just feel regret,
I can't...

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Categories: break up, loss,

ABIKU by Damilola Muyideen
ÀBÍKÚ

                   Àbíkú, 
    This...

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Categories: death, depression, loss, mother,

Coffee lost by Matthew Wetter
A chilly, wet, spring day when the icy mud melts just enough to soak your socks before you've even gotten to the car,
And all you...

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Categories: loss, emotions, hyperbole, i miss

Premium MemberThe Fate of a Butterfly by Sheer Terror
forged noble thread
guides a knife to cut or trace
sewing as you slumber
belief is a place right here
inside the very outline
to the scar on your face
time...

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Categories: loss, art, butterfly, conflict, hope,

A Man in pain by Tawanda Muzavazi
Sometimes I feel like giving up
Because people have already given up on me.
Looking inward for hope.
Eyeing outward for reassurance.
Maybe my eyes cannot see.
I see no...

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Categories: loss, heartbreak, i miss you,

Premium MemberSweeter The Loss by Sara Kendrick
Sweeter would be the loss of pain than riches
Like a royal wardrobe richly adorned
Once again to sew those lovely stitches
A new lease upon life slowly...

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Categories: loss, pain,