Pain Narrative Poems

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


Premium MemberDisguise by Danielle Brunelle
As soon as I attempt to close my tired eyes the visions begin to haunt
Restlessly, I toss and turn
And the visions continue to taunt

I desperately...

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Categories: depression,

Premium MemberSHELL by Danielle Brunelle
Walking along the shore I came across a broken shell
I called out your name
But, there was no answer despite how loud I would yell 

The...

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Categories: heartbroken, i miss you,



Premium MemberFlippa by Freddie Robinson Jr.

When Katrina came calling,
Lady Blues brought some 
Miami Hurricane bad news
Green Dolphin Street pain parade
went Mardi Gras wind marching
down to the delta swamp of Nawl...

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Categories: dark, natural disasters, pain,

Premium MemberSunday Morning by Kevin Lawrence
I always remember Sunday Morning as a
Magical time
Between Paradise and a Dream.
Where Worry and Fear Dare Not Intrude…or
Be Forever Lost In Time…
	Ground Hog Day comes,...

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Categories: celebration, forgiveness, freedom, love,

THE BITTER SCAR OF MY LIFE by NAOREM JENNY
It was Sunday night,
My husband’s family created 
A remarkable unresolvable lifelong scar.
The scar that changed my life.

I can never forget that day,
The day when me...

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Categories: feelings, heartbreak, heartbroken, jealousy,

Oh Ye Rats by bella Holt
Oh, the blithering allies full of pests
rats! With their creeping paws and slimy nests
they screech and moan and scare
while dragging everything to their lair
nothing if...

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Categories: animal, corruption, dark, earth,

Frozen Heart by Alycia Wheatley
Frozen Heart

There once was two lovers, one of them died.
Which shattered the heart if the other and made her cry.
The pain ran so deep,
She could...

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Categories: death, heart, longing, loss,

Premium MemberFifty Shades of Black by Freddie Robinson Jr.

What’s the color of forced migration pain?
Ask a black person in America,
and you’ll get fifty different slave answers

What’s the silent sound of invisible chains?
Fifty killahurts...

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Categories: allusion, color, slavery, truth,

Echoes of Her Voice by Lin Lane
He sat on her side of the bed
as sunlight peeked in the window
and as dawn slowly rose 
this is what he said...

   ...

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Categories: emotions,

The Healer needs healing by Maxie Macdonald
The Healer Needs Healing

Glistening sultry eyes under half closed lids
Smooth flushed skin and tanned good looks
A sexy half open mouth as you swallow
Trying hard to...

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Categories: feelings, love,

The Ritual by Robert Fox
Oh my darling, a white picket fence,
Oh my darling, a polite cricket wench,
In my face, you can't see, my soul.

Oh, my darling, oh, my darling,...

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Categories: betrayal, community, fantasy, hurt,

Dear Depression by Nokuthula Lumba
Dear depression.
Hi old friend.
 Greetings to you from myself and writer's block... The two of us have developed quite a bond over the last couple...

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Categories: depression, gospel, spiritual,

Premium MemberDog Days by Stephen Kilmer
The sky is cracked tonight.  The moon slips through and the clouds dance across her slender back.  I’m hunkered down here for the...

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Categories: depression, fear, lonely, lost

WHITE WASH by ollakunle campbell
We heard the wailing 
Sounding from the southern side
Stiffening us to attention
As it echoes
 throughout the land
giving us a bile filled taste 
as we listened...

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Categories: africa, corruption, political,

Survivors by Shubh Vimal
A fog of gunpowder,
A stench of death,
Suspicious of the survivors,
Still holding their breath.

They had been left poor,
In this playground of murder,
Literally drinking the blood,
The blood...

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Categories: adventure, age, allegory, angst,

Premium MemberIn A Word, Miscommunication by Carol Connell
The old woman shuffled slowly into the small kitchen. Today was a special day. It was her wedding anniversary. While bending over to pull out...

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Categories: anniversary, confusion, humor, husband,

The Battle Of Darkness by Poetic Judy Emery
The Battle Of Darkness

I have myself toiled in sadness of darkness
While searching for freedom
searching for truth; 
I spent many hard cold years
the tears that poured...

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Categories: betrayal, conflict, dark, dream,

Pour by Scarlett Hanley
As the rain poured down, her heart beat again. It was sudden, and unprecedented. She didn’t have to plan when the rain fell from the...

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Categories: anger, anxiety, art,

Premium MemberEnhanced Techniques by Freddie Robinson Jr.

Verbal gymnastics 
twist the real meaning of this barbarous truth
To kill is called to sanction,
deliver the package is black ops captured proof
Approval of torture
moves a...

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Categories: dark, pain, perspective, truth,

Broken by Roger Byrd
From the touch comes dust...
Into ash & love kills you fast...

 Cast aside the depression that hides, rips you inside & leaves you behind... Life...

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Categories: depression,