Alone Poems

Poems About Feeling Sad, Alone And Depressed

Being or feeling alone is one of the saddest places to be. You can have all the money in the world but if you don't have anyone to share it with, you have nothing. The need for human companionship is universal. In ancient times, people stuck together because they literally needed each other to survive. In today's world, we tend to spread out and live more isolated lifestyles. In some ways this is a luxury. In other ways we had it better when we lived in close proximity. Humans are creatures of community and need each other for companionship.

Poems About Feeling No One Cares

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Poem About My Mask That Always Smiled
Mask

Analysis of Form and Technique

I was once sad and lonely,
Having nobody to comfort me,
So I wore a mask that always smiled,
To hide my feelings behind a lie.

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To the 12 year old girl turning 13,
I am extremely proud of you for having the courage to share your feelings. I want you know that you are worth it. You are worth having a...

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Poem About Hiding The Truth From People
My Mask

My smile hides my tears.
My laugh hides my screams.
It's been this way for years.
Things aren't as they seem.

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I have the same fate as you, as I, too, am wearing a mask at home and my parents actually don't understand me, my dreams, and my aspirations.

Lost Soul

You pass me on the street and out eyes briefly meet.
You hold the door open for me as I enter behind you.
I say thanks, but you have no idea that my mind is blank.
In the elevator you crack a joke, I flash a smile, ...

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I'm sorry about your husband, and I hope with all my heart that you find happiness and love in your near future.

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Loneliness Hurts Poem
  • By Jo
  • Published: June 2011
I Wish I Wasn't Alone

Analysis of Form and Technique

Once when I was little
I was happy and carefree.
I used to run around laughing
Until it was time for tea.

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I also like that. I became hearing impaired when I was only 9 years old. I feel so lonely and have no friends near me. My friends left me and my family doesn't understand about that. I am...

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  • By Brian Terry
  • Published: December 2012
Be Silent With Me

I walk on a path deep in a forest and the noise of loneliness fills my head.
I think of all my friends and family that are long since dead.

I listen to the wind blow through the trees, on my face I can feel the warm summer breeze.

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My friends know me as a person who makes them smile. If I don't say anything, they question me. It sucks. Behind the laughter or smiles I give people, I am never gonna tell them how I feel....

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Feeling Lost In This World
  • By D.A.H.
  • Published: January 30, 2017
Searching For My Soul

In this life
I once felt hope.
I sometimes still believe in this,
but each moment a little less.

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Feeling Lonely Poem
And I'm The Girl

I'm the girl, who hides behind a smile everyday.
I'm the girl, who has a tough exterior.
But that's not who I really am.
I'm the girl, who has a lot of problems,...

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Like you guys said, this poem is so relatable to not only through middle school but throughout life. I have been feeling like this lately, but when people tell me that they understand my...

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  • By Terri Edwards-Russell
  • Published: March 2012
The Nightmare Of Abuse

How are you feeling? What's going through your mind?
Is that dream you're dreaming hurting deep inside?
You wake up hearing yelling, yelling in your room,
You wonder who it is then you realize it is you,...

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It happened to me as a small child from 5 till I was 8 by my great uncle. I never told anyone. Now I'm a mom and 33. I fail at relationships.and don't trust letting my kids with most guys....

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Feelings Of Abandonment

I keep looking for comfort from you
I sit and wonder if your love is true
You see me crying
Inside you have to know I'm dying...

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Hello friend. Sorry to hear of your losses and the pain that you have been going through. How are you doing now? I will be praying for you.

Poem About Loneliness and Depression
  • By Mikayela Dzenowski
  • Published: February 2014
A Lonely Star

A lonely star
Sits in the sky
It starts to flicker
and begins to cry...

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The loneliness is getting to me too. The worst part is I was always that friend that helped others in their time of need. But when it's their turn to repay the favor they don't pull through.

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