Crying Poems

Poems about Crying Inside and Feeling Sad

Everybody cries sometimes, and if you don't you should. Crying is a natural way of letting go of pent up emotions. It is sad fact that many children are shamed for crying. Adults who are led to believe that crying is not OK may repress their feeling of sadness. Emotions that are not allowed to release tend to leak out in other areas of their lives. The ability to express our emotions whether alone or in communication to others is necessary for a happy life.

Poems about Pain and Suffering


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  1. A Mother's Cry

    Poem About Losing a Son

    Colors of dark grey and black fill the world in which I live
    No other feeling could possibly be worse than this
    Where once was a room filled with laughter and cheer
    Now stands loneliness, emptiness, and despair. ...

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    Alone again, my child and me.
    Wondering who the lucky guy is
    My endless love for you is killing me
    I can't find the courage to walk away
    The swelling waves of pain drown me
    I'm trapped...

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  3. Tears Tears Go Away

    • By Stephany Manfull
    • Published: July 2013
    Poem About Reminders Of The Past

    Tears Tears go away
    Why must you come back almost every day
    You remind me of my pain
    You remind me of my past

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    You're definitely not alone in your suffering. Like you, I was abused by my stepfather and an uncle and have struggled daily to deal with the pain. I was in the third grade when mine started...

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  4. Wondering Why Am I Here?

    I lay in bed alone at night and wonder why I'm here.
    I do so much for everyone
    Why don't they show they care?
    I met this girl who said she loved me ...

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    You know I just love this poem. I loved it so much. I know whoever wrote it is such an intelligent person. I also write poems and know it's the way to get it out what's inside us. BE BLESSED...

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  6. Lost

    Poem About a Dying Soul

    The darkness surrounds me
    It's getting so cold
    I'm all alone
    With no one to hold...

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    Full of thoughts...small but meaningful. Sometimes we don't understand what's actually going on around us. We can't even express it to other, but we can express it through our powerful words...

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  7. Tears

    • By Whitney Fancher
    • Published: March 2015
    Poem About When The Tears Come

    I come when pain
    Becomes too much to take.
    I come when you're sad,
    Or your heart starts to break.

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    Excellent poem, I love it. One of my favorites from this website.

  8. Tear Stained Cheeks and Bloodshot Eyes

    Poem About Losing Strength

    The angel lost her grace,
    As mascara ran down her face.
    She forgot love, remembered hate.
    She no longer had her faith....

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    OMG!!!!!!.....tears instantly started falling . To know someone shares the same pain . I would do anything for anybody, even my worst enemy (which I say but I don't have one (a worst enemy ,...

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  10. Broken Wings

    • By Kat S
    • Published: April 2014
    Poem About Being Trapped With Broken Memories

    Wings of wax will melt and fall apart
    But what if they are a true reflection of what's in my heart?
    Weak, easily discouraged, and without pride
    My escape to freedom denied ...

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    All alone in the black abyss, tell me how it's led to this. I keep on smiling day by day, hoping suddenly the pain will go away. With bloodshot eyes, I turn to see you with someone that...

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  11. Wanting To Feel Something

    Poem About Holding In Pain

    Have you ever held in pain to the point where it seemed like you didn't care?
    You could've sworn you were crying,
    But when you went to wipe tears away there was nothing there?
    Going through life empty,

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    I'm just typing this to say that I'm happy to see that I'm not the only one feeling this way.

  12. Forever Stagnant In Our Minds

    • By Rosanna
    • Published: August 2014
    Effects Of Abuse On Relationships

    Like an apple that has fallen from our tree,
    my soul is rotting and I've taken you down with me.
    Deep in the emotions of my misery
    are the feelings that cannot ever seem to be set free.

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  13. My Fears

    • By Samantha Medlin
    • Published: February 2008
    Poem About Being Afraid

    Getting left behind
    Not being loved
    No one understanding
    No one caring...

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    As I sit in class on this sad, sad day, I dream of what could be with you and me. I sit in this class crying and dying about what we could be, you and me.

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