Addiction Poems

Sad Poems about Addiction

Addiction can turn a perfectly healthy individual into a complete mess. There are many things that one can become addicted to. The common denominator is that it can ruin your life. Whether it be gambling, drugs, or some other kind of substance abuse, your life can quickly spin out of control if you aren't careful. There are some people that are born with an addictive personality. They may try a drug one time and it can ruin their lives forever. Others experiment with all sorts of lifestyle choices and nothing seems to stick to them. When it comes to addiction, there is nothing fair about it.

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  • By Nelly Barnes
  • Published: February 2011
Welcome To Hell

''Welcome to Hell," the sign should've read,
Reaching your destination-all in your head!
"Last call for the train heading to Nowhere Fast,"
The memories you create will forever last....

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  • Rating 4.54
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I can relate to your story. My son has also fought addition since high school. He is now 29 years old. The Lord has also kept my son safe, through car wrecks, drug dealers, relationships, and...

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  • By Siera
  • Published: June 2010
A Letter From Your Disease

Hello fellow addicts I am your disease,
I will never let you sleep or put your mind at ease,

I will always be here no matter where you go,...

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The only thing you can do in all reality is first report it to the Dr. However many people have major surgeries every day and do not become addicted. It's all on the predisposition of the...

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Inspiring Change For Addicts
  • By Zeb Edington
  • Published: October 2008
Dear Addiction

I'm writing this to you,
Telling you we're through.
I can't take you anymore,
Don't know what I liked you for.

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This poem has really told the truth. I'm a recovering addict. I've been clean for 2 years, and I have come a long way. I did not go to a rehab. I did it with God's help, and I will never go...

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Heroin
A Life That's Wasted

a life that's wasted
a breath that's gone
he knows he's been fighting this addiction too long
...

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Oh how sad I lost my son to that awful drug 3 years ago and the pain is unbearable. I often say if this is how an addict suffers no wonder they find it hard to combat. I pray every night for...

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  • By Carrie Roush
  • Published: March 2008
The Voice Of Addiction

Well, it's nice to finally meet you.
I've been waiting for your call.
I've noticed you've been crying,
And, I've watched you pace the halls....

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Hi, my name is Jesse. In 2008, I lost my first girlfriend, and probably about a month or two later after she passed away, that is when my addiction started, and it lasted for about four...

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Addicted To Heroin Poem
  • By Summer Sager
  • Published: August 2008
Dear Heroin

I am angry..
You made me believe you were the cure for my every kind of pain,
I had you wrapped around me while I let you take control of my veins.
...

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I don't know if you realize it or not but what you just said is a very good first step towards recovery from the disease of addiction. It's like telling on yourself, and it will help keep you...

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I Love You Daddy

You were born today
A gift from God
The blessing we waited for
Your small fingers, your tiny toes...

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This poem really touched me! I have 3 beautiful kids of my own and I couldn't imagine losing them. It's a cold hard reality with the world were living in. So sad

  • By Selena Odom
  • Published: August 2010
My Master

I have a master of an evil kind
He totally controls my body, soul, and mind
At first he was fun and cool
But soon I became his fool...

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I'm a addict still. Started with a script 5 yrs. ago. Went to sniffing pilled. Today I'm a heroin addict. I can't stop no matter what. Even for my children I can't. How pathetic is that?!...

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Day in The Life Of A Addict Poem
  • By Rian Kays
  • Published: October 2007
Addict

for the rest of my life, cursed with this disease
for all those who suffer, we just got to believe
believing in yourself is the hardest thing to do
so take a look in the mirror and ask," do you see you?"...

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I did 2 years 8 months without a drink and next thing I was back where I started. I detoxed 8 weeks ago. I was clean until Wednesday, which made me pissed. Never stop fighting it because...

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The Truth About Drugs
  • By Kristy
  • Published: March 2010
The Truth

I pray for the one who uses for the first time today...They wont want to leave, they'll want more so they'll stay...

They will do it for fun at first, or maybe even the high...They will like when they're using, they're far from being shy...
...

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Wow! Well said. I have complete mercy on the unfortunate soul who picks up for the first time today.

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