Sad Poems

Share sad poems about life, depression, love, and more. Yes, believe it or not, poetry about sadness can help you lift your spirits when you feel down or are unhappy. It is a natural feeling and one that all people experience but talking about how you feel and writing about sadness can put you on the road to healing. Regardless of the reason, ?or even if there doesn’t seem to be one?, reading and sharing poetry can help you when sadness holds you in its grip.

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Popular Sad Topics

Sub-topics: cry, depression, friends, heartbreak, Life,

Related Poems: pessimistic, melancholy, bitter, somber, dismal, wistful, heartbroken, sorry, sorrowful, mournful, blue, cheerless, dejected, despairing, despondent

New Sad Poems

PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Such Darkness There The Brooklyn Six Project Free verse corruption, sad, solitude,
Premium Member Poem A Union of Hands Sheer Terror Free verse sad, anger, betrayal, endurance, heartbroken,
Premium Member Poem GONE Sheer Terror Free verse sad, child, death, grief, longing,
std Nel K Aster Lyric betrayal, discrimination, girlfriend, sad,
The Enemy Lives Inside Suraj Singh Free verse sad, anger, anxiety, deep, depression,
straight phase Nel K Aster Prose Poetry sad, abuse, anti bullying, gender,
Premium Member Poem haiku Nayda Ivette Negron Haiku sad love,
Premium Member Poem A Baby Cries Mark Toney ABC angst, conflict, dark, sad,
Hidden Tricia Lucas-Clarke Free verse sad, feelings, happiness, how i
Premium Member Poem IED Maureen McGreavy Light Verse crazy, sad, scary,
When did Vegas die roger turner Epic sad, america, culture, depression, heartbreak,
My Best Friend's Suicide Note Allana Dold Couplet depression, sad,
Melancholy Robertina B. Free verse sad, cheer up, encouraging, feelings,
But Glad I am,For I am A Bard Ivan katono Free verse dream, sad, visionary,
Premium Member Poem Ebony Cat Regina Elliott Free verse gothic, mystery, sad love,
The Tea Party roger turner Epic sad, america, future, graduate, graduation,
When All Was Dark Subimal Sinha-Roy Rhyme death, memory, mother, sad,
Bygone Srishti Kalra Rhyme poetess, poetry, sad, sorrow,
Bygone Srishti Kalra Rhyme poetess, poetry, sad, sorrow,
What Does Love Even Mean Jasmin Campoya Free verse sad, 10th grade, break up,
Alone Steven Espinosa Rhyme sad, depression, emotions, hurt, loneliness,
Premium Member Poem So Close Yet Out of Reach - a Trijan Refrain John Gondolf Rhyme sad, friendship love, longing, love,
Losing The Fat Christopher Goss Free verse sad, angst, anxiety, depression, hurt,
Just some thoughts john fedele Rhyme sad, anxiety, childhood, depression, how
portrait shaun hull Free verse sad, imagery, lonely, mental illness,
One day you'll wake up Alex Duffy Free verse sad, betrayal, deep, for her,
She's got a boyfriend now Alex Duffy Free verse sad, deep, for her, heartbreak,
TEPID Lawrence Jembere ABC sad, emotions, lost love, love,
Lost love note Alex Duffy Free verse sad, deep, devotion, lost love,
wanna know what hurts melody wood Free verse sad, 7th grade, best friend,
Girl, Why Do You Tolerate His Mess The Brooklyn Six Project Free verse confusion, sad,
Dady Mashudu Nemadzivhani Free verse sad,
Premium Member Poem Something In The Water Mike Hauser Rhyme anger, angst, confusion, sad,
Sadness and a Question Emily Young Free verse depression, hurt, pain, sad,
Letting Go Leilei Brooks Free verse sad, break up, leaving, loss,
Blue Timothy McGuire Rhyme love, sad love,
Premium Member Poem A Real Life Fairy Tale Mike Hauser Rhyme political, sad,
No Place Left To Roam David Welch Rhyme sad, conflict, freedom, heartbreak, loss,
HONESTY Kathryn Tsosie Blank verse conflict, heartbreak, sad,
My Unbreakable Heart Emily Young Free verse courage, love, sad love,
Anyone find a Bone Cheri Larsson Rhyme sad, 1st grade, animal, blue,
Premium Member Poem Spring Floods ver 2 arthur vaso Free verse sad, appreciation, brother, french, friendship,
Voices of the Future Pailey Gordon Free verse 9th grade, cry, sad,
I Am a Star Emily Young Free verse sad, confusion, first love, for
Burning bright Alex Duffy Free verse sad, conflict, dark, deep, depression,
Transgender Lena Marshburn Rhyme sad, anxiety, daughter, gender, girl,
Maxon Hadcock's Long Ride, Part II David Welch Cowboy sad, death, evil, god, journey,
Maxon Hadcock's Long Ride, Part I David Welch Cowboy sad, death, evil, god, journey,
Wonderful night mayur gelod ABC sad, crush, cute love, deep,
why did you do it Craig munn Limerick sad,
Let go Billy Bell Free verse sad, deep, depression, emo, moving
dim road Carly Lalion Haiku hope, sad,
Loneliness Karen DA Free verse emotions, loneliness, sad,
Progress R. e. taylor Free verse change, loss, sad,
Insecurities john fedele Rhyme sad, betrayal, break up, life,
Wine Diana Bosa Senryu sad, fruit, loss, love, love
Shipwrecked Leilei Brooks Free verse sad, emotions, grief, hurt, lost,
Silence Leilei Brooks Free verse sad, dark, feelings, how i
Elizabeth's Heroin Battle Joanne Hargreaves Blank verse sad, angel, death, drug, goodbye,
Betrayal Ambica Govind Lyric sad, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Premium Member Poem Tides of war - one nine and sixteen contest Seren Roberts Verse sad,
Premium Member Poem My heart is an egg Charlie Knowlton Lyric sad, age, drink, grave, memory,
A heart in Exile Audley Johnson Rhyme sad, angst, deep, emotions, heartbroken,
Premium Member Poem The Eagle Cries Artsieladie Sharon Donnelly Rhyme sad, america, corruption, freedom, patriotic,
The Fire Within roger turner Rhyme sad, america, depression, health, pain,
A Tiny Teardrop Carol Bocchino ABC sad, cry, love hurts, prayer,
Premium Member Poem I Bought an i-Bot Winged Warrior Couplet computer, fantasy, sad love,
To Lose Suhana Shree Mohan Rhyme sad, anger, angst, cry, deep,
Feelin' Free GeorgeKenneth Martin Lyric sad, analogy, betrayal, hope, hurt,
Land of dreams Lena Marshburn Rhyme sad, dedication, devotion, dream, girlfriend,
youre going right into a bag Davin Payne Rhyme addiction, dad, drug, sad,
Premium Member Poem One LOOK James Edward Lee Sr. Haiku sad, anxiety, change, cry, depression,
Premium Member Poem I do not want to grow old Roy Pett Rhyme sad, age, art, feelings, future,
I'll Settle Down Some Day, Part II David Welch Cowboy sad, addiction, celebration, death, loss,
I'll Settle Down Some Day, Part I David Welch Cowboy sad, addiction, celebration, death, loss,
Depressed David Loewen Iambic Pentameter depression, sad,
Premium Member Poem Romantic dinner gone wrong Charlie Knowlton Verse sad, funny, good night, goodbye,
Two Different People GeorgeKenneth Martin Lyric sad, betrayal, break up, heartbreak,
Premium Member Poem You and Me Sheer Terror Free verse sad, brother, death, death of
Late nights, awake Lena Marshburn Rhyme sad, anxiety, betrayal, blue, hurt,
The Woman behind the Scarf Adeshina Aladeshawe Free verse sad,
Premium Member Poem Once Held Sweet Emotion Brenda Chiri Couplet sad, betrayal, confusion, emotions, heart,
Beginnings And Ends Anna M Shepard Free verse happiness, life, sad,
Premium Member Poem Birder's Lament Maureen McGreavy Free verse bird, loss, sad, spring,
What is Wrong Brianna Velasquez Lyric sad, anxiety, confusion, depression, emotions,
Art of my own alyssa ramos Blank verse depression, sad,
Used meat Cheri Larsson Lyric sad, addiction, anger, anxiety, betrayal,
Premium Member Poem Why, Today's Heartbreak Mike Hauser Rhyme sad, conflict, confusion, death, life,
Premium Member Poem Because Of You I'm Lost Marc Acrich Prose sad love,
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J ai oublie le jour Etienne Lariviere Quatrain history, memory, sad,
Premium Member Poem Mrs Tee Our Favorite Teacher Caren Krutsinger Free verse deep, depression, sad, school,
All love lost Alex Duffy Free verse sad, deep, emotions, lost love,
Premium Member Poem With Poppy Red I Paint It Black - Music Pantoum Susan Ashley Pantoum addiction, death, sad, suicide,
Bloody Bittersweet Anna Nomaly Quatrain sad, anxiety, depression, emotions, how
You Said That You Loved Her The Brooklyn Six Project Free verse grief, loss, sad love,
Premium Member Poem Is This What The Government Mike Hauser Rhyme life, sad,
Solamente uno mas Lynward McKee Lyric sad, analogy, bird, death, life,
Premium Member Poem These Feelings I Have Brenda Chiri Couplet sad, desire, for him, happiness,
SAVED Jessie Melanson Free verse sad, anxiety, freedom, happy, love,
Like white stone in the deep of well by Anna Akhmatova Serge Lyrewing Lyric sad, emotions, feelings, longing, loss,