Poems about Sadness

Sad Poetry

Poetry about sadness. Feeling sad is no crime although the world might wish you to think so. All the feelings in the world never did anybody any harm. It is our feelings that make us human and connect us to the rest of humanity. When you feel sad, it is important to give yourself permission to feel the sadness. Share your feelings with someone who has the sensitivity to give you the space to let the feeling fully be felt. Only then can you begin to let go.

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Poetry about Sadness 1 - 10 of 27

Abuse And Death
  • By Darren Harris
  • Published: December 2007
Depression

Depression is running through my head,
These thoughts make me think of death,
A darkness which blanks my mind,
A walk through the graveyard, what can I find?...

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  • Rating 4.51
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As a child I was neglected and as I grew up I lived in foster care. I then moved on to a different placement, my trust was broken I had no one. I too was sexually abused over 1 year ago and...

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  • By Isabel S.
  • Published: April 9, 2015
I Wish, I Dream

I wish I could stop crying,
I wish I didn't have to try,
On the outside I'm smiling,
But inside I'm dying,

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  • Rating 4.48

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  • By JQ Downing
  • Published: February 2006
Complicated Families

So many tears shed in the dark of night,
hidden away in our private thoughts
only to be shelved with morning's first light
because of no courage to speak of the pain...

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  • Rating 4.40
  • By Patricia A. Queen
  • Published: February 2006
Echoes Of Goodbye

Endless footsteps lead on along the ground
The grieving people that were here cannot be found
The black clouds come and hide the crying sky
Amid those timeworn, lonely echoes of goodbye...

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  • Rating 4.40

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  • By Anne Powers
  • Published: January 2011
Falling From Darkness

Falling from darkness
To a place I don't know
Everything's moving with no place to go
I feel so alone and scared...

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  • Votes 280
  • Rating 4.38
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I think it's very beautiful. It identifies the beauty of pain,as an absolute finite of existence of one's being. Conquering one's own longevity or continuation without it.
To love is...

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  • By Laura
  • Published: March 2009
The Girl I Used To Be

I tell myself that everything's going to be ok,
that there is no reason for all this pain.
The time it took to change, the time it took to
see all those mistakes....

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  • Rating 4.36
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My parents always say I'm never going to preside my dreams of becoming a doctor. That I won't get straight a's when I'm trying. I used to be so confident in life but not so much anymore but I...

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Staying Strong
  • By Jesse Standridge
  • Published: February 2008
Bravado

alone again,
just another day dedicated to love ones missed.
As I sit with an empty soul,
not sad, ...

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  • Rating 4.33

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Not Who Want To Be
  • By Aleaya Dixon
  • Published: September 2007
Depressed?

people say imp perfect
but they don't know that behind the grades
my life crumbles before my eyes
no one knows who I truly am...

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Stress Effects Life
Stress

Stress is eating at me every minute and second of the day, how do I cope with the horrible effects and make it go away?

I feel so tired and run down and I don't sleep, I lie in bed at night and wonder why it runs so deep.
...

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Life has it's up and downs but as long as what's in you is responsible for you're problems, then life will call to you.

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