Lonely Poems

Poems about Loneliness

After a breakup, there is a great feeling of loneliness that overcomes us. For so long, we felt that we were a part of something bigger than ourselves. Suddenly we are left with the realization that we no longer have another to lean on. The loneliness is overwhelming. We have become used to having someone with us all the time. We probably made all our decisions together. To suddenly be alone after intense togetherness is a very lonely feeling.

Sad Love Poems about Loneliness


1 - 10 of 31

  1. Gone Forever

    • By Dane Yule
    • Published: May 2008

    I miss the times when you were here,
    telling me to have no fear.
    To hold my head up high and strong,
    add happy notes to my sad song.

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 11
    • Shares 862
    • Favorited 35
    • Votes 886
    • Rating 4.41
    Featured Shared Story

    It's been three months since i came out of a toxic relationship. I definitely fell in love with a sociopath. I remember the beginning of our relationship was so beautiful and memorable but...

    Read complete story

  2. Advertisement

  3. 6 Lonely Tears

    Poem About Crying Yourself To Sleep

    First I shed a single tear because we are apart,
    wanting nothing but to be with you,
    to make a brand new start

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 4
    • Shares 1062
    • Favorited 45
    • Votes 521
    • Rating 4.40
    Featured Shared Story

    We met in a psychiatric hospital where relationships are restricted. When the doctors found out we were in love, they did everything they could to separate us. I miss her, her touch, the...

    Read complete story

  4. Where Do I Go?

    • By Lisa Griffin
    • Published: June 2008
    Where To Go For Help

    Where do I go
    When I'm feeling so lost and I don't want to be found?
    When I'm looking and listening for that peace in my heart.
    But I know I'll never hear that sound.

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 3
    • Shares 1165
    • Favorited 47
    • Votes 1048
    • Rating 4.38
    Featured Shared Story

    I grew up watching my mother get beaten. We were homeless for a period of time (and then she went back to him. I never understood why). My sister and I went into foster care. Now I think it...

    Read complete story

  5. Advertisement

  6. Waiting For Love

    • By Liz
    • Published: February 2011

    I can feel you near so I turn around,
    There you stand with the smile I love.

    My heart is beating rapidly now as I look into your eyes....

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 261
    • Favorited 8
    • Votes 217
    • Rating 4.38
    Featured Shared Story

    I feel like my mind was so special when I was dating someone. Now I have nothing. I'm so heart broken. My life is ruined.

  7. The Stars Above

    When I Was Lonely

    Orange and Pink shoot across the sky,
    I can see it from where I lie,
    The sun is setting, going to sleep,
    The dark surrounds, like the ocean deep,...

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 2
    • Shares 491
    • Favorited 15
    • Votes 240
    • Rating 4.36
    Featured Shared Story

    Thank you for helping me cry. I usually stop myself, but this time I let them go. Thank you again. Your poetry is beautiful.

  8. Why?

    • By Carla Peters
    • Published: January 2012
    Poem About Why Don't You Love Me

    Why do you tear me down
    When all I do is build you up
    Why do you hate me so much
    Why do you deny my touch...

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 229
    • Favorited 18
    • Votes 273
    • Rating 4.33
    Featured Shared Story

    This is so true because I've been through this and am still going through this..... Life can give you a lot of opportunities so don't feel lonely.......I felt so lonely after me and my...

    Read complete story

  9. Advertisement


  10. Butterfly

    Poem About Needing Love


    I was sitting on the bench in the park one day,
    And saw a butterfly coming my way.
    I opened my hand, and to my surprise,
    the butterfly landed; consumed in cries.

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 384
    • Favorited 37
    • Votes 740
    • Rating 4.31
    Featured Shared Story

    This poem is so cute. Good writing. My husband and I were in Branson, Missouri, visiting and while standing outside, a big butterfly came flying by. It flew around and around, so I put my...

    Read complete story

  11. What Is Love

    Why Haven't I Found Love

    What Is Love ?
    and why does love never find me
    Instead Broken Hearts Surround Me
    And once again the wrong man found me ...

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 22
    • Shares 423
    • Favorited 17
    • Votes 762
    • Rating 4.30
    Featured Shared Story

    Dear Ric,

    I've suffered for so long myself asking this question, however, this is what time has taught me. Love isn't a thing that you see from others and want to have the exact copy of;...

    Read complete story

  12. Words Unspoken

    • By Day
    • Published: February 2010

    It's been 2 months since you left
    And I think about you everyday,
    Whenever I get lonely
    I remember what you use to say...

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 276
    • Favorited 12
    • Votes 256
    • Rating 4.29
  13. Wondering

    • By Paige L. Barense
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem Thinking About Do You Still Love Me

    I was looking at the moon
    Wondering if you were too,
    I was looking at the stars,
    Wondering if you were too, ...

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 119
    • Favorited 8
    • Votes 216
    • Rating 4.21

1 - 10 of 31

Back to Top