Heartbreak Poems

Healing Poems for Heartbreak

When your heart is broken it is the saddest thing in the world. All your energy leaves you and everything in your life seems to lose all meaning. You gave your heart and soul to this love, and now it is no more. How can your heart ever be whole again? There is a very deep thought attributed the Mystical Rabbi of Kotzk, "there is nothing as whole as a broken heart". Although a broken heart is painful, it brings a person to turn to God. He realizes that he is ultimately alone in the world except for God who is always there to comfort him.

Devastating Poems about Heartbreak

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  1. Mad Girl's Love Song

    "I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead;
    I lift my lids and all is born again.
    (I think I made you up inside my head.)

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  3. My Love Is Gone

    I No Longer Feel Whole

    Lord, hear my prayer oh so dear.
    My heart is aching; my mind isn't clear.
    My love has left me; it hurts my soul.
    Without that love, I don't feel whole.

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    I know how you feel. My boyfriend left me last summer. Today would have been our anniversary. I feel so empty without him. I tried dating again, but he's always on my mind. I loved him, I...

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  4. The Dark Road To Love

    Destruction and ruination,
    Confusion and complication.
    That was all she ever was.

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  6. Hollow

    Feeling Numb

    Emotions.
    Do you feel them?
    She was numb and frozen,
    Yet it dimly sparkled like a dying gem.

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    When you feel empty and hollow, I feel like it's easy to feel alone. This poem helped me realize that I am not alone and that there are other people out there who struggle to feel again, who...

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  7. The Stranger

    • By Daniela Jude
    • Published: June 2018
    What I Let Him Do To Me And To My Soul

    It was a late night in September,
    The beginning of autumn,
    When the image of a stranger
    Appeared on the left corner of my laptop.

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  8. Rebirth

    • By Brett W. Jansen
    • Published: May 2018
    Dealing With Depression After A Breakup

    The rain falls upon the stone.
    No longer is it of use,
    For a crack has ruined its purpose.
    It is now only a tool for abuse.

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  10. Kiss My Soul, Heal My Heart

    Love, Betrayal, And Heartbreak

    I'm sitting here alone, my thoughts within the past,
    Thinking about you, a love I hoped would last.
    Your warm and tender heart that seems so far away,
    This yearning deep inside me that I must obey.

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  11. She Waits...

    A Love That's Not Returned

    She loves him, he loves her not.
    He refuses to give her just one shot.
    She's falling apart. He has no clue.
    Things would be easy if only he knew.

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  12. Shattered Lives

    Betrayal And Heartbreak Due To Drug Use

    Memories are all that's left of the love we used to know.
    Memories of happier times now seem so long ago.

    What started out as friendship grew into so much more.

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  13. Shattered Soul

    What Heartbreak Feels Like

    Heartbeat falls upon deaf ears,
    Slowly take away all my fears.
    Coldness closes in all around
    As your shattered soul falls to the ground.

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