Alone Poems

Poems About Feeling Sad, Alone And Depressed

Being or feeling alone is one of the saddest places to be. You can have all the money in the world but if you don't have anyone to share it with, you have nothing. The need for human companionship is universal. In ancient times, people stuck together because they literally needed each other to survive. In today's world, we tend to spread out and live more isolated lifestyles. In some ways this is a luxury. In other ways we had it better when we lived in close proximity. Humans are creatures of community and need each other for companionship.

Poems About Feeling No One Cares

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  1. Mask

    Poem About Wearing A Mask That Always Smiles

    Analysis of Form and Technique

    I was once sad and lonely,
    Having nobody to comfort me,
    So I wore a mask that always smiled,
    To hide my feelings behind a lie.

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    I know you don't know me, but I want you to know I care about you and what you are going through. I know how bad bullying can be, and I also know how dear a Gran can be. Mine won't be with us...

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  3. I Wish I Wasn't Alone

    • By Jo
    • Published: June 2011
    Loneliness Hurts Poem

    Analysis of Form and Technique

    Once when I was little
    I was happy and carefree.
    I used to run around laughing
    Until it was time for tea.

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    I know some people have it bad. I try to be happy but it feels like the law of the universe is that someone/thing comes out of nowhere and screws up my day.
    I feel like a loser. I'm an adult...

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  4. My Mask

    Poem About Hiding The Truth From People

    My smile hides my tears.
    My laugh hides my screams.
    It's been this way for years.
    Things aren't as they seem.

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    Mike, I've never ever written a reply to anyone here before, but when I read about you, I had to. Don't ever think there's nothing interesting about you. Your story made you who you are...

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  6. Pay Attention

    Poem To Family I'm Suffering

    You only see
    What you want to see,
    Letting other things pass you blindly.

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    Such a beautiful poem. I thank you for sharing. I have felt this way for many years.

  7. Searching For My Soul

    • By D.A.H.
    • Published: January 2017
    Feeling Lost In This World

    In this life
    I once felt hope.
    I sometimes still believe in this,
    but each moment a little less.

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    I lost my parents a long time ago. Now I live in a foster house. Well, I should say foster houses. A lot of parents kick me out after some months because they think I am trouble. They think I...

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  8. Lost Soul

    You pass me on the street and out eyes briefly meet.
    You hold the door open for me as I enter behind you.
    I say thanks, but you have no idea that my mind is blank.
    In the elevator you crack a joke, I flash a smile, ...

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    Aakanksha,
    We all have loss in our lives. It will never go away! The sooner you accept this, the better you will feel. It is not your fault that this has happened and once you accept the...

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  10. A Lonely Star

    • By Mikayela Dzenowski
    • Published: February 2014
    Poem About Loneliness and Depression

    A lonely star
    Sits in the sky
    It starts to flicker
    and begins to cry...

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    My life was always lonely. It doesn't seem like anyone cares about me. I feel isolated, neglected, and abandoned by people around me. How I can get a positive attitude or behavior when the...

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  11. Be Silent With Me

    • By Brian Terry
    • Published: December 2012

    I walk on a path deep in a forest and the noise of loneliness fills my head.
    I think of all my friends and family that are long since dead.

    I listen to the wind blow through the trees, on my face I can feel the warm summer breeze.

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    My friends know me as a person who makes them smile. If I don't say anything, they question me. It sucks. Behind the laughter or smiles I give people, I am never gonna tell them how I feel....

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  12. And I'm The Girl

    Feeling Lonely Poem

    I'm the girl, who hides behind a smile everyday.
    I'm the girl, who has a tough exterior.
    But that's not who I really am.
    I'm the girl, who has a lot of problems,...

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    Like you guys said, this poem is so relatable to not only through middle school but throughout life. I have been feeling like this lately, but when people tell me that they understand my...

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  13. Feelings Of Abandonment

    I keep looking for comfort from you
    I sit and wonder if your love is true
    You see me crying
    Inside you have to know I'm dying...

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    The poem touched me. I never could get close to my family. My dad left my mom when I was 11 years old. I saw how my dad would beat my mom up all the time. When my dad would have visits with...

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