Fear Poems

Poems about Facing Fear

Fear is a part of life. It is part of the range of feelings that humans experience on a daily basis. In our culture, fear has come to be experienced as negative. However, the truth is that fear is a perfectly normal feeling to experience and we would all feel a lot better if we simply allowed ourselves to feel it fully. If we do not we will have somatic symptoms of fear that are much more painful than simply allowing the feeling to be felt.

Poems about Fearlessness

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Poem About Life With Epilepsy
  • By Hali
  • Published: February 17, 2016
Past, Present, Future

My eyes glistening with tears,
But not yet fallen.
I'm crying, but they're silent tears.
I'm crying on the inside so you are unable to see

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  • Rating 4.58
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Hali, I am impressed by how strong you sound. I'd just like to let you know that you are not in it alone. I try putting myself in my dad's shoes too and I at least know exactly how it feels....

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Poem About Areas Of Fear
  • By Bianca Flores
  • Published: October 2009
Fear Itself Is Undefined

I lay on my bed soaking my pillow with my tears,
I try to remember exactly what it is that I fear.
Is it the passing of time or the love that I lack?
Is it the mistakes that I've made or the fact that I can't bring the past back?

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  • Rating 4.40
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This ia a wonderful piece of poetry. It truly is beautiful, it gave me more courage and it was explained wonderfully.

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Poem About Feeling Confusion
  • By Kellie
  • Published: November 2009
Last Resort

A plethora of predicaments race in my mind at best,
which one can I fathom to ponder about next.
Shall I even think of acting upon what my mind stirs about,
or cry my soul asleep by this never ending drought.

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  • Rating 4.38
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I grew up watching my dad and mum argue every single night, he bashed her, over and over again. If it hurt me and I was only watching, imagine being her. Attacked with a chair, with a beer...

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But Why Do I Stay?
Go

Why do I stay when I want to go?
Is it because I have hope?
Or maybe it is because I don't want to be alone.
...

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  • Rating 4.36

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Imagine Running Away From Your Worst Nightmare
  • By Anastasia Schofield
  • Published: December 2013
Frozen Memories

There is snow in the air
The coldness reaches my heart
There is death everywhere
My stone heart is tearing apart

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  • Rating 4.33
Poem About Abusive Relationship
  • By Passion
  • Published: December 2008
Cry For Help!

I thirst for help before it's too late...
I stand alone in the darkness as I lay...
the might of his fist feels like burning coal...
the power of his kick ordains the soul...

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  • Votes 113
  • Rating 4.31
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I'm glad that you guys recognized my work and it touched you guys. Wow I published this when I was 13 years old. I'm now 18...this brings tears to my eyes and uplifts me and motivates me to...

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Verbal Abuse
  • By Bet Dotson
  • Published: December 2007
The Hunter Of Utterance Of Destruction

He's the hunter of utterance of destruction
He sleeps when I'm awake
I long to hear him whisper
To give my ears a break...

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  • Rating 4.29
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That poem was so deep and thoughtful. I can tell that the author put much effort into it to write it. It inspired me because I have been verbally bullied before and I like to write poems...

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Suicide Tempts Me
  • By Sherita Brown
  • Published: July 2008
Suicide

Suicide tempts me every time I swallow,
all because this destructive life led,
and the paths I follow.
I'm invisible to myself,

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  • Rating 4.27
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Don't give up.
Sometimes life may seem so hard.
So hard you don't think you can make it through.
But don't think that all the pain will go once you are gone.
Never...

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Poem About Learning To Trust
  • By Sentinel
  • Published: September 2011
Trusting

Picture

trusting someone,
it's like walking with your eyes closed,
trusting no one
is a sure way to lose those you hold close....

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Poem About Secrets
  • By B, Angie C.
  • Published: March 2009
Me, God, And The Devil

I've been tainted and shamed
Behind my pretty facade
Impured by lust and passion
Corrupted by silly illusions

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  • Rating 4.25
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The devil is responsible for the feelings of lust and for corruption. Give it back to the devil and present to God your shame, don't keep it on your shoulders alone. If you are truly sorry He...

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