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Depression Sad Poems

These Depression Sad poems are examples of Sad poems about Depression. These are the best examples of Sad Depression poems written by international poets.


My Gallery by Sandeep Kumar Mishra
My Gallery

In upper part of my body
A cognitive bell rings
From a dial-up connection of live wires;
The modem is working just
To repeatedly provide the facsimile of
Barren...

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Categories: sad, 12th grade, conflict, confusion,

Premium MemberChristmas Mourning by Lu Loo
She placed her weary hand upon my barren skin,
for family can be broken if given a second chance.
She held onto so much pain hidden deep...

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Categories: christmas, sad,



The Kave-in Part 1 by Kelsey Graves
Sitting watching the world, weary, contemplating life cold and dreary, 
Upon a rock within a mountain which I'd often tread upon before,
As I wallowed, spirit...

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Categories: sad, angst, depression, emotions, father

The Balcony by Chase Dela Pena
I watched happily as he stepped foot on my terrace,
All night we talked and he made my heart race.
But every time the night ends we...

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Categories: sad, allusion, betrayal, blue, break

Premium MemberLonely Aint Working by CayCay Jennings

When love rap-taps upon her door,
it is merely sound she ignores.
No more time spent taking pictures
or making family dinners …
     ...

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Categories: sad, depression, grief, heartbreak, longing,

Premium MemberMy Sad Truth By A Child Who Knows by Caren Krutsinger
I am sad
I am down
I do not know why
No one cares
I am six

I am furious
I am enraged
I do not know why
No one listens
I am twelve

I...

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Categories: depression, feelings, sad,

Old Memories by Amy Gillard
His eyes are clouded,
with memories of the past,
tormented for life....

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Categories: deep, depression, sad,

Premium MemberRUSSIAN ROULETTE by Line Gauthier


His game of choice
Russian roulette
The vodka bottle
In one hand
Shrugging at danger
Laughing at warnings
Then it was too late
He hadn’t thought things through
Death would have been
An outcome...

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Categories: sad, depression, games, life, psychological,

Room Filled With Love by Brandon Carter
 Written May 2018

I’m alone in a room filled with love
From above
A picture of my dog when I was 10
No he’s never coming back again
Because...

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Categories: sad, depression, emotions, loneliness, longing,

Healing Waters by curtis johnson
I had to get away from home as far as I possibly could.
His life was mine and my life was his, but now he's gone.
Never...

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Categories: death, depression, husband, sad,

Sonnet2 by Andrew Fairchild
I am a broken man without a home,
My teeth don't feel right... and I sometimes shake.
There is a difference, now that you are gone.
Of all...

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Categories: sad, depression, loneliness, longing, loss,

Mirthless Cries by Juanita Oosthuizen
Every night I lay here alone,
remembering; wailing.
I love the night shadows:
it’s all about the stillness.

There are no stars out tonight,
only a lonely, empty sky.
The hue-less...

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Categories: depression, heartbroken, pain, sad,

Melancholic Blues by DM Babbit
Oh what a day
  when nothing goes my way.
Woke up in a grog
 struggle to wake from the fog.
Brewed my coffee strong
 wondered where...

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Categories: depression, sad,

Tears of a depressed man by Abdellah khalfi
 Tears of a depressed man

Counting stars in the sky is all I can do
Letting the cold spread all over my body
Shedding tears sometimes is...

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Categories: sad, anxiety, depression,

The View You Choose 2 by Nick Trim
Somedays I feel like I'm surrounded by bars and bricks
encaged on a stage in tar that sticks.
There's an agonisingly unfamiliar reflection in the mirror,
as my...

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Categories: sad, dark, depression, hip hop,

In this house by Juanita Oosthuizen
...youth’s awakening eyes witnessed
the loss of heritage of light.
Shadows constantly calling,
bringing a nearness to the secretive night.

A surge of crimson droplets -
a soothing sense of...

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Categories: sad, abuse, anxiety, childhood, depression,

Premium MemberSadness Under Anger by Caren Krutsinger
There is a lot of hocus pocus when
The out-of-control-child is too upset to focus.
Family struggles.
Divorce.
Grandma’s death.
Mama’s leaving.
Daddy’s anger.
No food in the house.
He is now as...

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Categories: sad, child abuse,

Lonely Silence by Colette Dright
Lonely silence makes you wonder and guess
It can be words left unspoken

Some say no news is good news, but that's not always true
Cause words left...

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Categories: loneliness, lonely, sad,

Broken Crayons Still Crayons by Colette Dright
There are times in life where you will have emotional highs and lows. 
There will be rejection, hurt and disappointment. There will be times you...

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Categories: depression, feelings, heartbroken, sad,

WHY by Jai Payton
You have the freedom of religion, one of the most popular rights in America. 
So why from a young age has the lord and savior...

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Categories: betrayal, depression, sad,