I want someone to hold me,
But I'm the only one here.
I want someone to listen to me,
But I'm the only ear.
Poems That Grip The Heart
Published: October 15, 2020
14 Relatable Poems That Will Make You Feel Understood
Many people feel alone in hard times, and these poems will grip your heart and make you feel like someone has heard your cries.
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Poem About The Hurt Of Being Isolated And Alone
I want someone to hold me,Featured Shared Story
I've been the same way, but you are never alone. God is there for you, Your friends and family care, even if they don't know the best way to show it. People are there to help you; you just...
What's Important In Life
The Years have passed by,
In the blink of an eye,
Moments of sadness,
And joy have flown by.Featured Shared Story
I couldn't have said it any better than Patricia Fleming. This is exactly how I feel. I've gone that route where I would buy things in the hope that I would feel better, however, it never...
The Pain Of Leaving Someone You Love
Nobody knows it's empty,
The smile that I wear.
The real one is left behind in the past
Because I left you there...Featured Shared Story
My girls left me for their dad and his wife. They felt they had to or they’d lose him. Kids are resilient? They just push it all down. It still wounds them. Who would think it would only...
How Much I Love You
You're my love, my life,
The air that I breathe.
You're my soul, my happiness,
The all that I need.Featured Shared Story
This resonated for me as my wife is in a nursing home and I cannot visit her. I am 76 and have to stay isolated; we have been married for 55 years and have known this kind of love and so miss...
Poem About Demons Inside
She stood on the bridge
In silence and fear,
For the demons of darkness
Had driven her here.Featured Shared Story
Amazing poem. So sad but also raw. It makes me wonder if you're okay now. Very relatable to me and I'm sure many others. The demon analogy was perfect. I'm looking forward to reading more of...
We wear the mask that grins and lies,
It hides our cheeks and shades our eyes,—
This debt we pay to human guile;
With torn and bleeding hearts we smile,Featured Shared Story
A wonderful poem Paul Laurence Dunbar wrote many years ago, after slavery was abolished.
How it must have hurt to know his parents had been slaves...
Imagine the pain that slavery...
Goodbye After Divorce Poem
In every room of our time together there is a box
Of memories we shared.
Now is the time to pack away
With sadness and with care.Featured Shared Story
I know that this poem is intended for divorce but when my father died my Mum wanted a poem that summed up her feelings. They had been separated for 25 years but they stayed married. Still...
Poem About Creating A False Identity To Cover Up Hurt
I wish that you could see
This scared girl inside of me.
I'm not really as I seem.Featured Shared Story
When I first came into public school, I realized how cruel the world could be. This mask I've created is suffocating me! I can't breathe and the false life that I've created is holding me...
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