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Melancholia Poems - Poems about Melancholia

Melancholia Poems - Examples of all types of poems about melancholia to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for melancholia.
Premium Member Melancholia
... Mournful melancholy makes her miserable, Murky moods move her to morosity, She's miffed and morbid, her mind is mourning, Moping about in mellow melancholia, Marred in misery, misty-eyed, s......Read More
Categories: melancholia, cry, depression, sad,
Form: Alliteration

... Melancholia Sometimes my soul aches, in the morning light Dappled as it arrives through the curtains My dad says it’s a beautiful day and, indeed, I perceive it as beautiful..trees......Read More
Categories: melancholia, sad,
Form: Free verse
...MELANCHOLIA PICTURED Deep waters whirl in a melancholy pool the eyes show subjection, & a resigned acceptance- yet beauty shines through. Duel Ekphrasis -inspired by both the W......Read More
Categories: melancholia, art,
Form: Ekphrasis
....So this one was really just a bit of fun I wanted to try and incorporate some really old slang type language within the piece, I've included a glossary below for the old words but I think it turned ......Read More
Categories: melancholia, dark, dream, night, old,
Form: Free verse
...At the time of night that men call 10:30, I sit in a corner bar by myself, Watching two tables--- Clusters of life and sound--- A softball team and their wives/girlfriends/lovers Drinking softly......Read More
Categories: melancholia, depression,
Form: Free verse

Out of Melancholia
...Drooping pen said “enough of melancholia” Spread words of cheer, like sweet smelling magnolia Vowed never again to write of misery So fished for words in diction’s fishery Who would become the in......Read More
Categories: melancholia, humor,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member alexithymia
... Alex is not an ordinary woman troubled with depression and autism struggling with transgender identity she lives in her own world a bubble of disorientation and discomfort unable to reach out ......Read More
Categories: melancholia, assonance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Winter Haiku Reflections
...Midwinter melancholia winter ignites gloomy thoughts counting down 'till spring Spring under Snow snow-capped Wicklow h......Read More
Categories: melancholia, nature,
Form: Haiku
...weepy, faraway freak under imaginary interrogation lights - they sear into clandestine melancholy she has tried so hard to keep it concealed, but water touched by flame cannot pretend it do......Read More
Categories: melancholia, anxiety, cry, dark, depression,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Scripting Poems is a Godsend
...This was my entry for Milt's last contest, sadly he passed away before he could judge it. My lines of romantic Sonnets open a window to my heart. I write about lost loves and tragedies th......Read More
Categories: melancholia, poetry,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Coloured Dogs
... Coloured Dogs Grey is the dog that haunts and whines; Whose boredom curls, whose mist entwines; Whose ennui dulls a lively mind, Whom inspiration deadens. Blue is the dog ......Read More
Categories: melancholia, angst, anxiety, depression, mental
Form: Rhyme
...Illusion subdues the waking reality when the soul is weeping and heart crying. A man chases a shimmering mirage of inconceivable expectations, only to stumble upon the rock of a grievous reality.......Read More
Categories: melancholia, beautiful, death, goodbye, love,
Form: Free verse
...SYMBOLS of MELANCHOLIA radical visions loneliness  & sadness harrowed by  misery with alienation to the fore with a hopelessness  between nowhere  & nothing the authenticity  of ......Read More
Categories: melancholia, poetry,
Form: Other
Hiroshima seventy seven years since August 6th 1945
...Hiroshima – seventy seven years since August 6th, 1945 Given the nuclear weaponry arsenal today August 6th, 2022, our collective ability to lay waste major metropolitan areas would make unleash......Read More
Categories: melancholia, angst, anniversary, anxiety, august,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Where Rivers Lazily Roam
..."The streams are my veins." --Constance La France Along the shores of the Ohio, I now call my home My heart rests in its origins, for there I was born......Read More
Categories: melancholia, heart, home, places, river,
Form: Rondeau Redouble

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