Sad Poems | Poems About Sadness

Sad Poems. Below are examples of poems about sadness. This list of poetry about sadness is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of sad poems or a list of sad poetry. These examples show what sad poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of sad and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Bar Taner, A.O. Free verse cheer up, creation, deep, sad love,
every sad Rose, Evelyn Free verse boyfriend, break up, cry, sad,
love me now Rose, Evelyn Free verse absence, feelings, first love, sad love, write,
The man cold Harris, STANLEY Couplet sad, self, sick,
Premium Member Poem The Moon B1, olillio Personification sad, winter,
Premium Member Poem The hardest words Hamilton, John Lyric sad,
I-Claudio Horne, David Free verse sad,
Hurt M., L. Rhyme cry, deep, gothic, life, sad,
Me and My Anxiety Poetry, Plant A Tree Rhyme betrayal, confusion, fate, fear, sad, war,
Premium Member Poem One Day I'll Join You White, Darren Free verse boy, child, heart, longing, sad, sea, sun,
CAN ANYONE HEAR ME Nkunika , Ephraim I do not know? sad, sometimes,
The Devil's Depth Wason, Prashant Verse betrayal, dark, deep, hurt, sad,
Not Mine Pisani, Elena Couplet sad love,
Colors of Death Alepta, Liam Monorhyme absence, death, deep, funeral, sad, truth, winter,
One for the Road Olson, Richard Haiku sad, truth,
The Anomaly Handschuh, Daniel Free verse absence, confusion, depression, grief, sad,
Medication Bosa, Diana Senryu absence, blue, heart, heartbroken, sad love,
Premium Member Poem A Tree That Crumples White, Darren Personification abuse, anxiety, dark, death, sad, sorrow,
IN DEATH - In Sympathy with Victor Buhagiar Poet, Tranquil Sonnet death, grief, heartbreak, heartbroken, sad, sorrow,
Closed Chapter Hooper, Olivia Free verse sad,
They Will Laugh Wood, Rachel Free verse divorce, hope, love, relationship, sad love, soulmate, surreal,
Premium Member Poem A Tear Drop on a Rose Green, Chris Rhyme grief, heartbreak, loss, sad,
Premium Member Poem Empty is the Pot Robinson Jr., Freddie Verse sad,
Premium Member Poem Pieces of Me Kimathi, Teddy Free verse art, deep, emotions, imagery, sad,
Premium Member Poem The Rider Vinson, Doug Quatrain sad,
Captivatingly Spun Curls Beam, John tristich allusion, beauty, betrayal, first sad love,
measure up my love Brown, Brandi Elizabeth Prose Poetry i love you, i sad love,
Triad In 7 Beats May, Joseph Verse sad love,
Does football make you buzz and Football is a ball sport Harris, STANLEY I do not know? emotions, feelings, football, happiness, sad, stress,
Premium Member Poem A Land Of Mud And Golems White, Darren Free verse anxiety, mental illness, sad, silence, suicide,
Premium Member Poem An Elusive Star White, Darren Free verse dark, loneliness, pain, sad, snow, suicide, winter,
Pained Heart Villanueva, Angel Haiku sad,
Premium Member Poem HUSBAND MURRAY, JEAN Verse sad, sea,
Refugee - the refugeless Ram, Ram I do not know? abuse, discrimination, introspection, sad, violence,
Affection Denied Villanueva, Angel Haiku sad love,
Lies Perry, Xavier I do not know? betrayal, deep, depression, emo, sad, sad love,
Memories Villanueva, Angel Free verse sad love,
Delete Beam, John Couplet abuse, allegory, betrayal, creation, sad love,
Dead Man Walking Canoy, Emerald Free verse abuse, eulogy, father, grave, sad,
life with Trump XVIII Beaufort, Duke Limerick abortion, abuse, angst, betrayal, sad,
Goodbye Vasudeva, Parisha Free verse angst, depression, emotions, grief, sad, suicide,
The Barking Dog Harris, STANLEY I do not know? cry, dog, lonely, military, sad, senses,
Fell and Broke ortiz, max I do not know? addiction, crazy, desire, devotion, sad love,
Premium Member Poem The Ride Turner, Daniel Iambic Pentameter sad,
I saw it all Stewart, Jaymi Blank verse animal, corruption, death, deep, sad, sick,
Premium Member Poem Mother Teresa Pinet, Emile Quatrain angst, blessing, caregiving, christian, sad,
Premium Member Poem Staying Put Robinson Jr., Freddie Dramatic Verse angst, family, marriage, sad love,
Smoker Girl Pasky, Forrest Free verse cinderella, confidence, depression, drug, sad love, sexy, woman,
The Dark Perry, Xavier I do not know? deep, depression, emo, emotions, sad,
Hindsight-a Pleiades pachecho, connie Verse sad love,
A Good Cry Beam, John Lyric angel, break up, deep, sad,
Premium Member Poem Whispers in the Wind Robinson Jr., Freddie Terzanelle sad, spiritual,
To You Killian, Meghan Prose Poetry sad love,
The Phantom of the Opera Harvey, Aa Bio bio, death, heartbroken, i sad, writing,
Premium Member Poem MAIL ORDER BRIDE PART 2 - FOR ARTHUR VASO - BAWDY LIMERICK ALLISON, JAN Limerick sad love, wedding,
BIRDS OF THE AMAZON Bell, Michael Dramatic monologue confusion, death, environment, fear, sad,
Premium Member Poem He Held His Heart For His Chest Was Breaking White, Darren Lyric dance, loneliness, lost love, sad love,
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Free Versed Prieur, Carrie Free verse sad love, true love,
Pyrotechnics Vigoren, Bo Lyric allusion, beauty, love, romance, sad love,
Premium Member Poem Wildflowers weep - Butterflies sleep Green, Chris Free verse sad,
The Blood Gem Tan, Shawn Haiku boyfriend, for her, for sad love, strength, sweet,
Premium Member Poem We were poetry Green, Chris Free verse sad,
A Love that has gone away Evangelista, Eiza Free verse sad, sad love,
her being blue makes me bluer pachecho, connie Free verse sad,
Gone with the Wind May, Joseph Rhyme sad,
Regret Killian, Meghan Prose Poetry sad love,
Alone I Sit Naumann, Travis Dramatic Verse abuse, anger, anxiety, beautiful, sad, spoken word, violence,
Next Time Heslop, Gareth Rhyme emotions, heartbroken, lost love, sad love,
Premium Member Poem - Boys Will Be Boys - Smile, Sunshine Light Poetry sad love,
flesh and bone Payne, Davin Rhyme emotions, feelings, hurt, introspection, sad love,
Frost Curse Maluleke, Sagwadi Narrative sad love,
Drunk, with Love Foster, Gail Rhyme beauty, drink, emotions, love, sad, world,
Premium Member Poem Embrace the boy, forget the girl White, Darren Lyric abuse, body, boy, child, sad,
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What Lies Beneath The Lies Dutta, Anisha Rhyme conflict, confusion, feelings, rude, sad, sensual,
Premium Member Poem WE SLOWLY DANCE White, Darren Enclosed Rhyme dance, loneliness, men, romantic, sad,
Hating One Another --- an almost nonsensical but pessimistic poem Kanda, Osamu Rhyme depression, humanity, humor, humorous, sad,
WE DIDN'T CARE Nigerian Citizens Olanrewaju, Adetunji ABC africa, community, deep, leadership, sad,
Some day Faaiqah Abader, Simbarashe Nembaware and Rhyme desire, emotions, how i sad love, truth,
Fate of Pain Jain, Aloke I do not know? sad,
Garage Roses, a rhyme for Valentine's Day Foster, Gail Rhyme emotions, love, lust, passion, sad, valentines day,
Premium Member Poem I WILL WAIT FOR YOU White, Darren Narrative anxiety, boyfriend, break up, sad, sad love,
A Blue Shadow Beam, John Lyric blue, grave, lonely, lost sad love, song,
Premium Member Poem Why Green, Chris Lyric sad,
Valentine For My ex Hoover, Cari Free verse addiction, boyfriend, break up, sad love,
Premium Member Poem If Only Sheaffer, Elisabeth Rhyme sad,
A Stream of Consciousness Pearce, Nik Free verse angst, anxiety, confidence, cry, sad,
My last hour with my Father McAreavey, Martin Ode appreciation, death, father, loss, sad, son,
Premium Member Poem AIRHEAD DREAMER White, Darren Free verse abuse, anger, anxiety, bullying, sad, words,
Tears Abadilla, Marmandy Tanka cry, depression, heartbreak, hurt, sad,
Early Morning Frost Villanueva, Angel Free verse imagery, love, romance, sad love,
The One in Control Lanier, Bo Free verse feelings, loneliness, sad,
WHY HE LIED EDDIE, CHICANO Free verse allusion, break up, grave, sad, violence, wisdom,
Illness DeCaprio, Alaura Free verse anxiety, boy, break up, sad,
Lydia Forsythe, Curtis Free verse sad,
Our Church Organist Horn, James Haiku sad,
J R B Nn, Aa Free verse cheer up, confusion, cry, sad,
Us UWIHOREYE, Alice Abecedarian sad,
My Gluttony Shaudd, M.P. Rhyme addiction, anger, angst, death, sad,
Premium Member Poem Tainted Love vaso, arthur Free verse deep, hate, humanity, immigration, sad,
Some Wounds Never Heal Shaudd, M.P. Lyric depression, lost love, pain, sad, war,