Crying Poems by Teens

Tears that well up, push together, and throw themselves over the rim of your eye can be the result of so many different emotions and situations. Sometimes crying is a healthy release for stress, disappointment, and even anger. Other times, tears fall from sheer frustration or feelings of worthlessness or shame. Such tears fall when a person has been strong for too long and their heart can no longer bear the pain. Crying is a necessary way to cleanse your soul of its suffering. Sometimes, it is the first step to rediscovering happiness.

Poems To Make You Cry

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  1. Loneliness

    • By Angelica Lopez
    • Published: July 2012
    Loneliness and Isolation Poem

    See the girl
    Standing in the corner
    No words, always quiet
    A loner...

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    • Rating 4.52
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    I hope I have seen this in time for you. I relate. Please tell me I reached you in time because I care, even if I don't know you.

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  3. Tears

    • By Jordan
    • Published: July 2010
    A Strong Girl Never Cries

    Walking through the rain,
    I try to forget the pain.
    I try to ignore the sting in my eyes,
    because I know a strong girl never cries.

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    • Rating 4.48
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    In his first poem, Jordan has exposed his inner feelings so effectively that I feel like developing a strong bond between us. Not because I have undergone the same experiences but because of...

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  4. I Wish I Could Cry

    • By Amanda
    • Published: June 2012

    I just wish I could break down,
    let it all out, finally be found.

    I'm tired of hiding from what hurts;

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    • Rating 4.48
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    A very, very nice poem. Thanks for writing and sharing. Sometimes emotions get buried in the heart and refuse to come out. You remain unaware of these buried emotions whether it's pain, hurt,...

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  6. Another Teen Dies

    • By Zeretha Amos
    • Published: February 2012

    Sometimes I wish I was a cloud and I could live in the sky. And then my life wouldn't be just a big lie. When people think/say I'm beautiful I ask them why. Sometimes I can't bare my own ugliness and I could just die.

    Sometimes I ask myself why me? Why am I here? Why can't I just be happy?
    ...

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    • Rating 4.48
  7. Tears

    • By Whitney Fancher
    • Published: March 2015
    Poem About Everything Crying And Tears Mean

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    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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    • Rating 4.42
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    This is a great poem. It really touched me. It reminds me of so many experiences.

  8. Attention-Seeker

    • By Abbey
    • Published: August 2011

    This page is blank, in your mind
    These words aren't here,
    These words are lies.
    your home is nothing of a home...

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    • Rating 4.42
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    I was raped and abused by my grandfather when I was 2-4. I tried telling people, but they didn't help until it was too late. They said I just wanted attention. They put me in foster care and...

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  10. I Am Your Tear

    • By Lauren
    • Published: January 2016
    Poem About Never Ending Sorrow

    I am your tear.
    I make you look weak,
    minding my own business
    strolling down your cheek.

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    • Votes 37
    • Rating 4.41
  11. Emotions.....

    • By Arsh
    • Published: July 2012
    Misunderstood

    I like playing with guns and knifes
    I like to think about taking my life
    want to jump from the 13th floor of my building
    the cut inside my heart is never healing...

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    • Rating 4.39
  12. True Friend

    • By Frikkie
    • Published: July 2012
    Poem About A Hurt Child

    My friend
    Although your mind is corrupt with death and murder.
    Even though your lungs are filled with tar and tobacco.
    Even though your kidneys are strained with liter after liter of alcohol....

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  13. Is There Any World For Us?

    • By Kavindi
    • Published: September 2013

    Thinking about my Life
    Crying in every minute
    Never hoping for something
    Because I'm hopeless...

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