Stress Verse Poems

These Stress Verse poems are examples of Verse poems about Stress. These are the best examples of Verse Stress poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberWalking Past by Laura Breidenthal
There is no cruel intention in these veins of mine
No self-perturbing traces of malice or hatred
Yet I rot in all that I am
Sopping sorrows
Bacterial bondage
Lost...

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Categories: verse, abuse, dark, deep, heartbreak,

The Broken Record by Megan Ryan
Like a broken record
That keeps on skipping
You keep on repeating
What I've already heard

So why must you repeat?
Why must you bring up
A mistake that I try
Not...

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Categories: verse, angst, cry, depression, life,



I Ain't a Game to Play With - Chapter 2 - Loyalty Mends My Broken Heart by JW Earnings
-	Written August 11, 2018

I lay down in silent agony, left unsure,
Drowning in distress, yet happiness will be a stone, rolling back on me in an...

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Categories: verse, forgiveness, love hurts, muse,

God Alive and Well by john sensele
I don’t need a feed of pomp or a creed of fanfare to progress
Cos my God rains treasure trains
Teeming with blessings and fertile feelings to...

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Categories: verse, poems,

Anxiety by Ariel Davis
I Sink into a river 
Of stress
And anxiety
What if I don't graduate?
What if I don't get into medical school?
Questions swirl in my mind
As other people...

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Categories: verse, anxiety, deep, emotions, feelings,

Quit by Crista Billings
Your expectations stress me out
Your faith in me will turn to doubt
Your hopes and prayers go to waste
My good intentions are all misplaced
I wish I...

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Categories: verse, addiction, emotions, relationship,

The lying thief by Sheila Van Zant
I don't know why you feel you gotta lie
learn to be real - you ain't got to steal
just cause you say - it really ain't...

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Categories: verse, addiction, betrayal, conflict, judgement,

Premium MemberFine Print by Gerald Dillenbeck
Public, or even familial, contracts
with predative purposes and rights given and received
move toward more transparency

So local folks
can better monitor
what's extracted from our communities
against what's coming...

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Categories: verse, destiny, discrimination, health, integrity,

London Bridge: Here I Come - or not hah by JW Earnings
California, California, oh pretty, sunny California
Well, farewell for now till I leave far too sunny Arizona

Boredom kingdom overruled me substantially,
So I talked my sister's ears...

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Categories: verse, beautiful, cute, happiness, nature,

Premium MemberA Fact of Life by Maurice Rigoler
When wife and I prepare to hit the sack
it brings on visual and mental stress
because perforce we must undress
and of late we’ve noticed that our...

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Categories: verse, humor,

Metamorphosis by Teagan Taylor
Liquid fire through the veins;
cold sweat 
drips down to sensations unnamed.
Who is this girl?
I am looking at my own face.
...

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Categories: verse, anxiety, confusion, identity, me,

Premium MemberLove Lesson Planning by Gerald Dillenbeck
First, imagine, if you can,
"Love" is not just a many splendored thing,
although it is that,
but behaviorists and existentialists behavioralize
the complex of emotions and consciousness
wearing that...

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Categories: verse, conflict, culture, discrimination, health,

Premium MemberDisturbed and Twisted Stranger by CayCay Jennings
Your unique colors once flashed light’s perfection inside my dark
   and with ecstatic presence you erased all the gray thralls in me.
 ...

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Categories: verse, emotions, love hurts, relationship,

intuitive life by fauxcroft wade
We live day by day

On a wing and a prayer

Making it all up as we go along

You can make a plan

But as soon as you...

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Categories: verse, immigration, inspiration, prayer, stress,

Premium MemberTake Care of Yourself First by Mark Toney
“Take care of yourself first.”
That’s what we told my mama
When my daddy had his strokes.
Seven long years by his side,
Caring for his body, paralyzed.
Fearing for...

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Categories: verse, bereavement, caregiving, depression, emotions,

guilt by Mawra jannat
"Tears running down the drain pretending its rain standing under a shower of shame burning up cause it’s hot and I am still ashamed."...

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Categories: verse, age, stress, suicide,

Leaving You by JW Earnings
~***Part Two of Vanish Away the Anguish series…read Part One, Holding You, if you haven’t done so! Thanks***~

I’m not sad, okay? Would rather be smiling...

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Categories: verse, angst, anxiety, conflict, deep,

Premium MemberPEGGY'S COVE by Line Gauthier


Lone lookout
Guardian and protector
Peggy’s Cove
Raging storm brewing
Lighthouse distress signals
Late for dinner
His chair sitting ominously empty



posted on July 24, 2018...

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Categories: verse, anxiety, missing, ocean, storm,

Premium MemberA TIME FOR AWAKENINGS by Line Gauthier


A time for awakenings
And stirrings
Spring cleaning
Of the internal kind

New resolutions for days
When the sun shines upon us
Getting rid of the cobwebs

Away with hibernating tendencies
Go play...

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Categories: verse, adventure, cheer up, life,

Anxiety Inside of my Mind by Matt Forshay
I am imprisoned by anxiety.  Inside of my mind is sadness and depression as I reflect about the past. I have developed inside of the...

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Categories: verse, anxiety, deep, depression, stress,