Sad Poems about Love

Sad Love Poems express anger, betrayal and heartbreak over a great loss. When our dreams are shattered, our vulnerabilities attacked and our soulmate exposed as a charlatan, we are left void and empty. It is any wonder that we turn to poetry to express the inexpressible.

Poems about Lost Love

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Sad Poetry about Love 1 - 10 of 21

Love Is Bitter-Sweet
Who Am I?

I'll creep up on you when you least expect it....

I don't ask, let you know I'm coming,
or care who you wish to be involved.......

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  • Stories 1
  • Emailed 10
  • Votes 173
  • Rating 4.29
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This piece was incredible. Chilling. It truly shows the heart of someone scorned by love.

  • By Judii
  • Published: June 2008
Flower That Bloomed In The Dead Of Winter Died Of Loneliness

I believe at the end of my life,
the credits will read tragedy,
that with the last blink of my eye your face will cross my mind,
and I'll go back to that day...

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  • Rating 4.28
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I go to bed every night, just thinking of his smile. I stay awake until 11:11 if it means I can wish for you but then I saw you, with her, acting like I was the last person you'd ever notice...

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  • By Meagen Deitz
  • Published: October 2007
Cheating And Lies

Would you care if we quit talking
Would you care if I went walking
I need to know how you feel
So I know how to deal...

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  • Stories 14
  • Emailed 54
  • Votes 840
  • Rating 4.25
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You girls are so desperate ,,,what is wrong with you?? You are staying with these guys still , because you love them ?? Well , they don't love you .. Sorry but it's the truth... I feel sorry...

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Just I Love You & Goodbye

Not once did I expect this to happen.
Never in my wildest dream that I've fallen,
To a boy who wasn't my prince charming
Nor to someone who is my friend....

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  • Stories 8
  • Emailed 63
  • Votes 686
  • Rating 4.23
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Oh, this poem is the echo of my heart. I'm getting down with it. It is expressing very strong feelings of an everyday women.
I'm a woman and I'm going through the pain of forbidden...

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  • By Alone
  • Published: February 2008
Free From Bad Relationship

As I sit in my corner and think about your lies,
I have nothing else to do but break down and cry.
You knew it would end,
You knew it would die,...

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  • Rating 4.22
  • By Penny Pierce
  • Published: January 2008
Forbidden Love

I love you with a love that's forbidden, yet I can't stop.
you make me feel like no man has ever made me feel before,
with just a look I swoon.
I dream of your arms around me, your lips on mine. ...

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  • Stories 9
  • Emailed 42
  • Votes 357
  • Rating 4.20
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This poem felt so real to me. Thank you so much because this perfectly describes how I feel. I am hopelessly in love with my history teacher who is way older (early 50's or late 40's) and...

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For Love's Sake

I'm so tired of this empty feeling
I'm so tired of being alone
I lay here staring at the ceiling
Waiting by the phone...

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  • Votes 469
  • Rating 4.20
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My crush is super shy and two years older than me. What should I do? Should I approach him or what?

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  • By Matthew Dusfim
  • Published: May 2009
My Love For You

The Bit by bit and day by day
In such a special lovely way
Do not know why or how to say
But I shall try to... If I may...

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  • Stories 2
  • Emailed 42
  • Votes 311
  • Rating 4.20
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It was lovely I loved it to, it also touched my heart I think more people should say how good this is well done

Playing Games With A Girl Who Can't Say No
  • By Kirstie Dorgan
  • Published: July 2010
She

She's a girl and he's a guy
why they're together, I don't know why
she is caring, loving, honest and true
he is mean, nasty, selfish and cruel...

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  • Stories 1
  • Emailed 15
  • Votes 107
  • Rating 4.17
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I have been in many relationships. Recently, I was asked out by one of my close friends. We met in juvi, we ended up telling our story to each other. We became close. Before we both got...

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Dating Good And Bad Guys
The Guys In My Life

I have liked many,
Dated a few,
Been Serious with one.
I want one guy who has a clue...

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  • Stories 3
  • Emailed 2
  • Votes 101
  • Rating 4.14
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I really liked this poem. It reminds me of the character in EMBRACE.
It also reminds me of my life. I have a crush on two guys, one is good and shy, the other is somewhere between...

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