Heartbreak Poems by Teens

Broken Heart Poems

Time heals all wounds, they say, but heartbreak is a wound deeper than most. Emotions can range from profound sadness to intense anger to utter emptiness in the course of a single day, which is exhausting. Having to face the person you loved at school or elsewhere can be excruciating and draining. Crying yourself to sleep might even become part of your daily routine. Most of the time, it seems impossible to find the strength to just let go and move on. After all, how can you force your heart stop loving someone?

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  • By Sarah
  • Published: December 2012
The Girl You Ruined

You made me feel like I was flying,
Like no matter who said what you would be there to pull me back into the clouds,
Like I was something special,
You were the first person to ever make me feel this way,

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  • Rating 4.51
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This one's for those heartbroken souls. I get you. This world's not easy to cope but we all try to get through it as we can.

Poem About Heartbreak and Letting Go
A Smile Conceals The Tears Inside

Every day is the same old thing
Seeing you with her makes my heart sting
The way your eyes look at her with desire
I feel as though my whole world is on fire...

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Poem About Your Crush Liking Someone Else
  • By Joevel De Leon
  • Published: September 2013
Smiling But Dying

Today as I went home,
even if I'm with my friends, I feel so alone
thinking of you made me feel so blue,
for you love her, and I'm in love with you

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  • Rating 4.43
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Guys know how you girls feel, I'm a guy, and that poem, just described me. Before I read this poem, my thought was "Only if girls knew how we felt."

Heartbreaking Poem
Heartbreaking The Promise

I love you.
Those three words didn't mean a thing,
I thought we were meant to be,
But I guess it was just a fling,

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If I told you, would it change anything? Would you see me differently? Would you still be my best friend? Would you be mine? Would you even care? If I said you broke my heart...how would...

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  • By Julie
  • Published: August 2013
I'm Broken I Have No One

I'm broken. I have no one.
I will never have anyone.
He used me for his own pleasures.
He led me on to think that we

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Don't give your hopes up, you will find the one and he will be there all the time for you. You just have to be patient and wait. To be honest I've been through the same thing. My first, I...

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Heartbreak Poem For Him
Heartbroken

My mind always told me to "Leave and advance,"
But my heart told me that I still have a chance.

So I listened to my heart and gave it a shot,

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Me and this girl go way back we text everyday we play a lot we also talk on the phone a lot. People might not believe in love at first but I did, I loved her since when she jokes around with...

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  • By Jessica Cutts
  • Published: March 2011
Tears No More

I told you how I felt
but you turned the other cheek
I was basically rejected
I feel so small, so very weak...

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  • Rating 4.36
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So I had gotten to know this person, a girl, and we became best friends over time. I had started to realize I had special feelings for her. The day before Valentine's day, she told me that...

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Poem About Love Not Lasting
  • By Bri
  • Published: February 1, 2016
Forever

My heart is now in so much pain,
my tears are falling like pouring rain.

I can no longer sleep a full night,

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Poem About Wanting To Go Back To The Past
  • By Joseph Weiser
  • Published: January 4, 2016
Our Past

At the end of a rope that leads nowhere.
The hope I sought,
broken like glass.

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  • By Georgie Rose
  • Published: April 2012
I Would Die For You

Every day I think of you,
But it's just a matter of time,
I can't keep going through life like this,
You will never be mine....

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Well I'm friends with a boy that I love, but he's dating someone else. She's so much better than me in so many ways and I know that I don't stand a chance. I want to move on but I just...

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