The alcohol. The fighting. It was hard to take seeing them like this.
The late nights. The tears. Me waiting for all of this to end.
I didn't want to hear it, but I knew it was coming.
When it only got worse I knew I couldn't keep running....
Divorce Poems by Teens
Poems about Divorce
Divorce affects more than just a couple. It affects their children too, and sometimes quite deeply. Even peaceful divorces can leave children and teenagers with emotional scars, like a sense of insecurity and abandonment. Teens especially need to feel love and guidance from both of their parents during their difficult adolescent years. Instead, they might begin to feel that their parents care only about their own happiness and don't really love them. These feelings are normal and difficult to work through. Teens dealing with the divorce of their parents should express their feelings and seek comfort from a trusted friend or family member.
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Pain When Parents Divorce
The alcohol. The fighting. It was hard to take seeing them like this.Featured Shared Story
This describes my life almost perfectly. My dad was an alcoholic and left when I was 4 years old and my mom treated me horrible, still does. My big brother, dad, and I look alot alike. Never...
Poem Regretting No Relationship With Mother
I look out the window and what do I see?
Except for a better version of me?
He did the right where I did the wrong
So, I'm the one that wrote this song...Featured Shared Story
My dad left me all alone and I never see him at all. People say that divorce is hard and they have no possible idea.
It happened 6 months ago
Though it seems like yesterday
I remember it clearly
It was a cold autumn day...Featured Shared Story
I could not stop crying and sobbing after having read this sincere and moving poem as well as the readers' comments. So many precious young lives shattered, a whirlpool of disappointment! It...
One day, the worst in my life
The two that once loved me so,
Ripped my world apart with some few words
That I really wish I had not heard...Featured Shared Story
When I was five years old my parents divorced. My mom went and got a boyfriend, and I think that's why they broke up. My dad took it really hard and has only been in one relationship since...
Why did it have to be me
This isn't how it should be
My father was never there
I don't even know if he cares...Featured Shared Story
So many of us teenagers have had the perfect life. The perfect life our parents pave for us. Sometimes in a moment of anger we throw all that away, for what? the unknown. You will always be a...
He broke me when I was eleven years old
I knew no worse pain
I know the truths of the lies he told
I nearly went insaneFeatured Shared Story
My girls’ father left us to be with "her" when they were 3, 6 & 7. He worked away enough they did not know what happened but liked their "new mommy." Their happiness was what mattered, so I...
Parents Breaking Up
There is Pain in my heart as I watch my family split apart
things will never be the same
betrayal is the game
there are tears in my eyes, when we say our painful good-byesFeatured Shared Story
Your poem touched my heart. As a father who almost walked out on his family, it hits my heart deeply. I'm a poet and recently shared a poem about my story.
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