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

Advertisement

1 - 10 of 23

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....

Read Complete Poem

  • Stories 9
  • Emailed 65
  • Favorited 17
  • Votes 1585
  • Rating 4.33
Latest Shared Story

Wow! That's a wonderful poem it reflects my story sometime back.

Advertisement

  • 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,...

Read Complete Poem

  • Stories 0
  • Emailed 111
  • Favorited 30
  • Votes 1498
  • Rating 4.31
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...

Read Complete Poem

  • Stories 3
  • Emailed 58
  • Favorited 17
  • Votes 744
  • Rating 4.29
Latest Shared Story

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

Advertisement

  • 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. ...

Read Complete Poem

  • Stories 11
  • Emailed 44
  • Favorited 35
  • Votes 932
  • Rating 4.27
Latest Shared Story

This is literally me, too!!! Forbidden love can be dangerous, exciting, but ultimately painful.

  • 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...

Read Complete Poem

  • Stories 22
  • Emailed 56
  • Favorited 24
  • Votes 1978
  • Rating 4.25
Latest Shared Story

Your reply is my life in a nutshell. I just wanted to thank you.

  • By Sarah N. Hilliard
  • Published: October 2015
Dear Broken Heart

Dear broken heart, why can't you fix me?
And dear broken heart, are you still with me?
And when I lay my head down and
Think of the things that I'll never do,

Read Complete Poem

  • Stories 1
  • Emailed 0
  • Favorited 10
  • Votes 179
  • Rating 4.25
Latest Shared Story

I have a boyfriend who I loved so dearly. He was everything to me. He was my whole world. But when he moved to Sweden, he started calling me names like "bitch" and always took my jokes...

Read complete story

Advertisement

  • 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...

Read Complete Poem

  • Stories 3
  • Emailed 15
  • Favorited 7
  • Votes 616
  • Rating 4.23
Latest Shared Story

I realized my fiancee was cheating with her coworker but anytime I would ask her she would get angry and accuse me of not trusting her her, there was a time she asked permission from me to go...

Read complete story

  • By Sarah
  • Published: February 2008
Someday

Some day you will cry for me
Like I cried for you
Some day you'll miss me
Like I missed you...

Read Complete Poem

  • Stories 0
  • Emailed 9
  • Favorited 14
  • Votes 617
  • Rating 4.21
Trying To Keep Relationship Alive
  • By Tanya
  • Published: November 2007
Good Bye

I'm tired of your apologies,
I'm tired of your Lies..
You've left me feeling empty,
Ready to say Good Bye......

Read Complete Poem

  • Stories 2
  • Emailed 31
  • Favorited 7
  • Votes 416
  • Rating 4.21
Latest Shared Story

You have made me think that I was the one for you. You fooled me in that way that I could not see all the lies you were telling me and all the bad stuff you were doing behind my back. I...

Read complete story

  • By Erika
  • Published: December 2007
Pain Of Broken Heart

Tears of blood fall from my broken heart
I never thought we would be apart

When you held me you said "forever"...

Read Complete Poem

  • Stories 58
  • Emailed 126
  • Favorited 32
  • Votes 6634
  • Rating 4.21
Latest Shared Story

I want you to know
That it's hard for me to go.
I don't want us to be like this.

Now she's making you smile,
And my heart seems to die.
Oh please...

Read complete story

1 - 10 of 23

Back to Top