Pain Poems | Examples of Pain Poetry

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Categories: pain,
I Once Had A Father
by marc Acrich
I Once Had A Father  #34

I once had a father,
Not so long ago we parted.
He had his faults,
But always stood very tall.

He loved all...

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Categories: pain, sad,
When Would You Take My Say
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
WHEN WOULD YOU ALL TAKE MY SAY

In traditional modern home I’m a daughter
I’m told what I should do, what I should wear
I haven’t grown up...

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Categories: emotions, feelings, inspirational, life, pain, remember,
You Did Alright
by Ethan Ly
For those who struggle,

For those who try,

It’s okay to cry.

But never let this feeling die.

Never let it be the reason why you hide.

Keep it implanted...

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Categories: age, bible, death, dream, pain, red,
Blood
by Ibidun O.
B- Blood is red.
L- Lucid dreams may be filled with them.
O- Old humans may shed their red.
O- Odd events can let the red pour.
D- Devil's...

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Categories: angst, introspection, pain, sad,
Premium MemberLetting go
by Silent One
Sitting upon the shore
time seems to move so slow.
Watching waves I adore
as reflecting stars glow

Tonight this night is mine
just me and the mute moon.
Tepid breeze...

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Categories: adventure, confusion, how i pain, parody,
Premium MemberDentist Pulled Teeth
by James Edward Lee Sr.
The dentist
Left his dentures
His hygienist pulled his teeth


1-20-18
by James Edward Lee Sr....

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Categories: abuse, feelings, heartbroken, pain,
Spiked Drink Of Hurt
by robin davis
You had all the leverage
When you spiked my beverage
With a pill-- I am really sick
That was such a dirty trick
To pull on me, its not...

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Categories: abuse, bullying, friendship, pain,
Punching Bag Of Rage
by robin davis
Do not try there is no use
You will only badly lose
Running will not do a thing
When I find you it will bring
Only more pain you...

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Categories: pain,
The American Indian, Part One
by marc Acrich
The American Indian Our National Treasure  Part one #26

The American Indian Our National Treasure
I want to write and say a little bit about my...

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Categories: pain,
Storm
by Debbie Walker
Deep within a storm rages on
Anger captivates us all. 

We fear what hides beneath and fear what can be 
Released 

Prisoners of our own pain....

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Categories: angst, confusion, growth, identity, pain, peace,
Take Your Fill
by Laura Breidenthal
Take your fill of my time
Does it thrill you? 
Do I play every right chord in you,
Or do I dethrone your frustrations
Into raw rage?

Take your...

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Categories: pain, woman,
Let me be, let me bleed
by Priyum Bajaj

Drop by drop as my womanhood bleeds
White skirt soaked in blood how could I 'stay-free'?
'Whispers' all around me, all about me and classmates with questioning...

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Categories: pain, truth,
Lies and rumors
by robin davis
Never underestimate
How the way you instigate
Trouble every single day
It is making blue skies grey
For everybody that you meet
There's a cloud over the street
That you're always...

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Categories: divorce, family, hurt, imagery, pain,
Sidewalk Story
by M.P. Shaudd
Every family has a story
And ours is cast in stone
In the corner of the sidewalk
Just a few feet from the home

Where we once made love
With...

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Categories: pain, strength,
YOUR PAINS, I UNDERSTAND
by Odion Izegwire
Your Pains,  I understand.



You are allowed to cry,
I will give you my shoulders
Instead of a handkerchief

You are allowed to scream
I will give my self...

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Categories: depression, how i feel, pain,
Winter Wind
by Rich Reitz
Freezing wind blows hard
At the climax of the storm
Ice forms in my soul...

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Categories: abuse, betrayal, freedom, heartbreak, pain, woman,
Break The Silence
by Sushmita Kalashikar
The words kept escaping her bruised lips,
And the tide of time kept lashing her like a whip,
As the deaf walls echoed them back,
Causing her sweet...

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Categories: feelings, life, lonely, pain,
I imprisoned my heart
by robin davis
Being tugged at pulled apart
Every time I tried to start
My life over I'd just fail
I put myself in a jail
Of despair- no escape key
A life...

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Categories: pain, sad, strength,
Don't be your pasts wind up toy
by robin davis
Something has you really dazed
You seem lost and kind of phased
Confused, hurt and really blue
Tell me what happened to you
What made you feel like this
Taking...

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Categories: pain, woman,
Butterfly
by Sasha Spichke
There he stood
In the doorway 
Barely even a shadow
Darker than the darkness

There he was
Clear in his intentions
Blotted out 
Smudged with his sin

There he moved 
Over to the girl
Helpless

He...

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Categories: pain,
Sculpted by the Scalpel
by Sasha Spichke
When you don’t feel beautiful 
And pain is beauty 
You welcome the pain
And the beauty that comes with it
...

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Categories: pain,
Premium MemberLost Love
by Heidi Sands
She weeps at the ocean, swallowing tears
She thought she had met a sweet, humble, man
Then, his furtive actions confirmed her fears
Waves crash, where a nonchalant...

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Categories: pain, prison,
A trapped angel
by robin davis
You are a sneaky sly fox
Trapping me inside a box
Of lies I do not deserve
What ever gave you the nerve
To treat me with such creulty
When...

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Categories: pain, relationship,
Heed My Advice
by robin davis
Your beginning to ingrain
Your insanity on my brain
Do not drag me down with you
There was nothing I could do
I tried my best to help you...

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Categories: feelings, love hurts, pain, relationship,
Your Flirting Kept Me Hurting
by robin davis
I never knew that I could hurt
So bad till I saw you flirt
With a girl behind the bar
Smiling brightly like a star
I was gonna get...

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Categories: pain,
Premium MemberAS DEEP AS
by Demetrios Trifiatis







wounds inflicted by unjust tongues go as deep as we allow them to! 








© Demetrios Trifiatis
    14 January 2018...

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Categories: pain,
Her Truth
by Marnesha Powell
Her Truth

"Me too", the minute she heard that she was instantly transported to another time, another place.

Not tonight again, she thought, how much longer can...

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Categories: betrayal, break up, hope, pain,
Premium MemberA WEEPING WILLOW MOURNS
by Curtis Moorman
A WEEPING WILLOW MOURNS

See the weeping willow tree
Weeping because she left me

I mourn like the willow
My tears soak my pillow

My soul doth sorely yearn
Hoping that...

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Categories: boyfriend, fear, feelings, hope, pain,
The Strongest Part of Me
by Jennifer Griffith
You've been the glue that's held me together
When I'm with you my heart feels like it has feathers
And the thought of losing you
Brought me to...

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Categories: pain,
Pain is mine
by Smita Singh
You don’t know what I go through

and I don’t want you to know either

The pain is mine and 

The love was mine....

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Categories: body, depression, feelings, grief, pain, sad,
Total Time I Spent In Dental Chair Post Adolescence To Present Age first appointment
by matthew harris
so much precious existence 
found me rooted with mouth ajar 
as sigh asper the dentin-cementum 
so mud dear reader (with dem perfect 
enameled pearly whites),...

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Categories: pain,
A quiet ending
by Lebo Bopalamo
I love to write
about souls beaten in abodes hidden 
and the intense pain within
I choose to write
even when words injure everything
We exist in stages,
Some as...

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Categories: abuse, addiction, crazy, how pain, psychological,
My addict ways
by Krystal Dunning
My addict ways...
It's been another one of those days,
I just had to have some "stuff"...
Of course, it wasn't enough-
Now, I sit here alone and broke,
Wanting...

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Categories: pain,
Premium MemberAPPETITES
by Demetrios Trifiatis






Suffering from his excessive appetites in life,

a man in desperation, turned towards them and asked:


" Why you insatiable appetites don't ease your 

excruciating demands for...

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Categories: how i feel, hurt, pain,
Torn
by Gracie Velia
I’m torn between two worlds,
I’ve been changed into different moulds
I’ve become an unknown being
In a world of unseen meaning.

I’m torn between two kinds of love,
One...

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