Hurting Poems by Teens - Page 3
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Can no one see this smile I'm faking,
See how, inside, I'm constantly shaking?
These people all claim they know me well,
Yet no one can see through my crumbling shell?Featured Shared Story
This is truly what I feel. Their hopes that I'll be something they think of is fading. It's just killing me. I have no one to express myself to. I don't want someone to feel or even know what...
I'm going to explode,
If I stay here any longer.
I'm going to explode,
Cause I'm under so much pressure.Featured Shared Story
I love this poem. I'm only 12 but I've lived a very rough life and was forced to grow up. My dad went to prison on my 6th birthday for stabbing someone. He got out a year ago but he's still a...
43. Cheated My Love
Growing up was tough because of you
You left and didn't care what I went through
Without you, I survived and grew
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Hi, I'm 15 and my dad left 2 years ago, just a month after my mom's dad died. We found out he was having an affair and had a son with the woman. He was never there for me and my sisters and...
You had me, you left me, you never cared.
I was your second child and still you weren't prepared.
On the lonely nights when I was sad,Featured Shared Story
I can totally relate to this. Reading this brought tears to my eyes. I had to fight to hold them back. My dad and mom left me at the age of 5. They divorced, and I was left. I had no idea...
You left when I was only two,
Daddy had no idea what to do.
You never turned to say bye,
If you had, you would have seen Daddy cry.Featured Shared Story
I just want to say to the writer of this poem, may God bless you and your family. It's nice to have a mother but not needed. If having her is going to change the way your emotions and heart...
If only walls could talk,
They'd tell you about me,
And how they hear me scream
And watch me while I bleed.Featured Shared Story
Four days after I turned fifteen in 2018, I was sexually harassed by someone I didn't even know. The police couldn't do anything because he had gone back to his own country. This made me feel...
Have you ever sat up at night
And just let your barrier down?
Brick by brick.
I've sat in silence and criedFeatured Shared Story
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...
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.Featured Shared Story
Hey, we heard you. By we, I mean me and those who feel the same. I heard you. I know how it feels. So don't feel alone. I heard you. We heard you.
Each night I find myself sitting against the tree,
Hating myself, locking my heart and throwing away the key,
I sit there and wait, just hoping for the someone who may care.
No one ever comes, nor will they, I am aware.Featured Shared Story
It was one word...DIVINE. You might think you are forgotten, but your poem will never be forgotten. It will forever sing in our heart. You are a talented poet and you should never stop....
50. Dear Mom
This pain I feel inside I can no longer hide.
Because of you, I just wanna die.
You told me you would always be here and never let me fall.
Why did you lie?Featured Shared Story
Hey Jessica. I understand that it must be hard having to deal with a mother who doesn’t understand how you feel. It is so unfortunate that LGBT people face these kinds of hardships. I can't...
51. Silent Tears
Shh...listen, don't you hear?
I'm crying, but they are silent tears.
I'm crying on the inside so you can't see
all the pain running though me .Featured Shared Story
Made me feel so sad. I would cry for hours in my room, in the bathroom, in the shower, and wherever else no one would see me or hear me. I'd wait for my family to be out and me to be by...
52. I Feel Invisible
tears in my eyes
my fears alive
dreams were lost
hopes were dryFeatured Shared Story
I am so alone and some people say that is good but it is actually my greatest fear. My parents and family don't understand they wouldn't begin to know the problems I hold in my hands. You...
53. Trying To Live
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.Featured Shared Story
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...
You say it's nothing
But this isn't nothing
Your actions tell me you are done
But in my heart you are not goneFeatured Shared Story
This touched me because I got hurt today. By this boy I really liked, and he just dropped me like a pencil. I can't believe this has happened. I am hurt.
I look deep into your eyes
but all I see are lies
where there was hurt and suffering
there's now a black hole of nothingFeatured Shared Story
I've been dealing with depression for the past three years and suicide is a big thing for me. Thank you, this poem means a lot!
I didn't want to leave you.
I wanted to stay,
but my mother said I had to go,
and so she took me away.Featured Shared Story
When I found out I was pregnant, I never thought keeping you was ideal because of the fear of unknown. Abortion is a decision you can't take over night. I kept delaying, not because I...
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