Emo Poems

Poems about Emo's

Teens who consider themselves Emo's or are labeled as Emo by their peers often turn to poems and song lyrics to express their painful feelings of alienation. The path to healing and peace always includes both recognition of the self and acceptance of the self. This may be the reason why poetry is so therapeutic to an "Emo". Frequent visitors to FFP find that reading poems can be as therapeutic as writing poems. We hope the poems displayed here can help you find comfort and acceptance.

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  1. Cuts For A Life

    "The Emo" They Call Me

    From start to finish I wonder why
    The cuts look good in this messed up lie
    The blood that trickles down my arm
    People all stare at the girl who self-harms:-...

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    This poem really touched my heart. I'm 16 and I started cutting when I was 13. My daily life in school was unbearable. All the kids hated me, I hung out with the wrong people, and I started...

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  3. I Am A Razor

    • By Jiordyn
    • Published: March 2011

    Everyday around quarter past three,
    you burst into the bathroom searching for me,
    I get hidden by your mother while you are away,
    hidden, unused for most of the day,...

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    I do this a lot too. My life is not perfect, and I always hit so many bumps in the road. Sometimes I feel so stupid and dumb to be in my family. I have no friends and it hurts me. When people...

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  4. The Icy Cold Blade

    • By Lindsey
    • Published: July 2011

    The cold icy blade,
    running across my skin,
    Sending chills down my spine.
    Crimson blood running down my wrist,...

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    • Rating 4.55
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    I am 13, and I have been cutting for 2 years, and I am so mad at myself for doing it, but it helped with the pain. When my dad found out he said he whould send me to a hospital, so I do it on...

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  6. Broken Dreams

    Drowning in a darkness
    Of deep despair
    Believing the lies I hear
    And seeing truths not there ...

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    • Rating 4.54
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    I know how you feel. I'm sorry you feel like that because I know what you're going through. I'm trying to become better myself. People don't understand EMO'S like myself...

  7. I Must Be Lying

    • By Maria Vieyra
    • Published: December 2013

    Sometimes I wish I could admit things
    Even if it's all just a lie
    Sometimes I wish I could forget things
    But memories never die...

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    • Rating 4.45
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    This poem is such an excellent depiction! The thoughts expressed here are exactly what I'm thinking now. I also write to get away from the darkness of life.

  8. Addiction

    Addiction To Cutting

    I felt to pain everyday,
    Seeing the scars on my wrist.
    No one understands me,
    My life is at risk....

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    I started cutting when I was 11. Now I'm 14 and can't control myself from not cutting. My friends hated when I cut, and I even promised them I won't, but I can't control it. They won't...

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  10. Trying To Live

    • By Yvette
    • Published: November 2008

    I am a poet writing about my pain.
    I am person recovering and trying to gain.
    I am your daughter who is trying to learn.
    I am your sister who is starting to turn....

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    • Votes 875
    • Rating 4.43
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    I am constantly made fun if and called emo because when I was 12 I tried to hang myself and I used to cut and have scars all up my arms. I was only depressed because my dad and I were close...

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  11. She And Me

    • By Rose O Fletch
    • Published: January 2009
    My Mask is Perfect

    She smiles, I cry.
    She's brave, I'm shy.
    She loves, I'm alone.
    She's amazing, I'm unknown....

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    I went through pretty much everything that I have read here so far. The mask, keep it up long enough and it eventually becomes part of you. I used to be a cutter, the only reason I stopped...

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  12. Forevermore

    • By Caroline Olin
    • Published: December 2013

    I look up into the clear sky
    The tears run like liquid crystals down my face
    Because of this the angels cry
    Because I have this life to waste...

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    • Rating 4.43
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    I loved this poem. It was beautiful with that hint of dark, which made it so perfect. Very nice. Bravo.

  13. Battle Within Myself

    • By Kristin Lore
    • Published: July 2011

    Have you ever sat up at night,
    And just let your barrier down?
    Brick by brick.
    I've sat in silence and cried.....

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    I have never been in a situation where I would intentionally hurt myself, but I know people who would. I keep telling them you are loved, but they don't listen! So my only hope for this short...

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