Hurting Poems by Teens

Poems by Teens Who are Feeling Hurt and Pain

When a person is feeling hurt, it is important that they share their feelings with their friends. One of the best ways to process feelings is to share them with friends. Many people are under the mistaken notion that they should not share feelings of sadness because it will bring down the moods of others. This may be true. However, more often than not, we may be able to offer comfort to each other and our friendship will become deeper through the process.

Poems about Painful Experiences


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  1. I Feel So Lost

    Crying Out For Help

    I'm not sure when it started or why it is so strong.
    On the outside I seem happy. No one thinks anything's wrong.
    But on the inside I am dying, screaming for someone to see
    That the happy smile and carefree laugh is not the real me.

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    Featured Shared Story

    This poem describes the pain I feel when I'm around my grandfather's grave. I cry, I weep, but only my mother and father see, though my mother and father have never gone to the grave. I go...

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  3. Hope

    Poem About Hoping For Another Chance

    I hope for another chance,
    I hope for you to one day be mine,
    I hope you can forgive me for what I've done,
    I hope you will start trying,

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    • Rating 4.52
  4. The Girl That Nobody Knows

    • By Amanda R
    • Published: March 2013

    There is a girl that everyone knows
    Beautiful grin, no worries or woes
    Laugh is one you'll never forget
    She's living in her past debt...

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    Featured Shared Story

    You do not cry alone. We both look to the same star.

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  6. Mixed Feelings

    • By Annie
    • Published: January 2012
    A Dark Poem of Pain, Hate, Hurting and Scars

    Did you enjoy my pain?
    Was it fun to watch me fall?
    You where the reason why I became this way
    Everyday, my life is tormented by nightmares, ...

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    I know exactly how this feels and I can definitely relate to it.... It's everywhere... I never know if my voice is loud enough for anyone to hear that I need help... Maybe someone will help...

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  7. If Only Walls Could Talk

    • By Bonnie Reed
    • Published: November 2014

    If only walls could talk;
    They'd tell you about me,
    And how they hear me scream,
    And watch me while I bleed....

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    • Rating 4.45
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    Honestly as I read through this it made me think over my life. I can relate to this so much. It hurts knowing others feel the same way. I never know how to get my word out there but with this...

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  8. Mirror Imagery

    Glittering eyes, full of smiles
    Happy and proud all the way around
    Never shad a tear, never scream out in fear
    Never shown any signs of disappointment...

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    • Votes 221
    • Rating 4.43
    Featured Shared Story

    I have had the same feeling. I have always hid my true feelings for the sake of others. I've cared more about the happiness of others than my own, and it has led me down a very scary path.

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  10. Someone New

    To Feel The Pain

    Sometimes I cut myself
    Just to feel the pain
    Then I hide my scars
    Because of all the shame...

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    There will always be someone out there who loves you. NEVER forget that. The real family are the people who love you and trust you. It doesn't matter how many people are against you. It just...

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  11. Confusion

    • By Sylvia Kulak
    • Published: March 2011

    Two people in pain,
    But in two different kinds--
    He cries for her;
    But she's of a different mind....

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    • Votes 78
    • Rating 4.41
    Featured Shared Story

    Sometimes I wonder what I did to deserve a mom that doesn't seem to want me. Yeah we still hug and all but I don't think either of us mean it. I think we do it out of habit or at least I do ,...

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  12. A Plea For Hurting Teens

    I've lied way too many times today.
    I've lied again and again directly to your face.
    I never thought I'd be this way.
    I thought I'd always be okay.

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    • Rating 4.40
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  13. Am I Good Enough?

    • By Ken
    • Published: November 2013
    Poem About Feeling Ignored

    Sometimes I feel unimaginable pain,
    It's always in my mind, within my brain,
    It dwells inside all of my heart
    And inside my veins....

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