STOP Teen Suicide Poems

Poems by Teens about Suicide

The most heartbreaking sadness of all. How depressed and alone must a person feel to contemplate taking this drastic step. When a person feels that he has lost all control of his life, he may contemplate suicide. It is often a cry for help, the only way to make the world take them seriously. Sadly enough, attempted suicides are often seen as the only effective method to help a person get the help they need. For this reason people who feel that they have exhausted all other options may make a suicide attempt.

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  1. Scarlet Tears

    • By Coran Darling
    • Published: July 2011

    Fires ablaze within my eyes,
    A smile concealing all my lies,
    Screaming, begging, calling out,
    A final, frantic, desperate, shout....

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    • Stories 29
    • Shares 288
    • Favorited 44
    • Votes 1449
    • Rating 4.64
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    I feel your story. I live with depression and had to get help because it got so bad I cut. My dad left 2 weeks before I was born. I attempted suicide 3 times.

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  3. Complications

    • By Natalie Mervin
    • Published: October 2012

    Do you wanna know her?
    Do you wanna try?
    Her life's a little complicated
    Let me tell you why,

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    • Stories 13
    • Shares 106
    • Favorited 30
    • Votes 533
    • Rating 4.62
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    This poem made me cry alot. So beautifully written and explained. Everything in my life is exactly as mentioned in this poem. But I haven't killed myself because maybe just maybe one day they...

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  4. Zack

    • By Julie Bell
    • Published: July 2011
    I'm Standing Here At Your Grave Crying

    Remember that day
    Back in the fall of '01?
    I ran down that hill
    Ready for my first

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    • Stories 4
    • Shares 26
    • Favorited 11
    • Votes 330
    • Rating 4.61
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    That sends shivers down my spine like Kool-Aid on a hot summer day.

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  6. My Best-Worst Friend...The Razor Blade

    • By Emily
    • Published: September 2011

    I may be metal and have no heart
    But in your life I have become a part
    As I carve and carve at your tender wrist
    I feel in your brain there must be a twist...

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    • Stories 13
    • Shares 38
    • Favorited 20
    • Votes 379
    • Rating 4.61
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    Well, I'm afraid that's the truth about your poem. You reveal on poetical way my thoughts and feelings. I would like to write poems but I don't have talent. I sometimes carve my skin too...

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  7. Don't Let It Come To This

    Stopping A Friend From Suicide

    The pain is so strong that I can't bare
    It's clear God isn't answering my prayer
    Another pitiful attempt to clear my head
    My tears stain the silky material of my bed

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    • Stories 11
    • Shares 55
    • Favorited 19
    • Votes 347
    • Rating 4.59
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    I hope in your hurting that this poem expressed your pain and you are still here with us. Yes, it hurts, but don't try a permanent solution to a temporary problem. It can be fixed.

  8. Last Love

    • By L. Shay
    • Published: December 2007
    Sister's Suicide

    I loved this boy, I loved him so,
    I can't believe he let me go.
    He sat this girl upon his knee
    and said he chose her instead of me....

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    • Stories 16
    • Shares 29
    • Favorited 21
    • Votes 889
    • Rating 4.54
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    I know how it feels! I used to have to watch my sister stab herself! All you can really do is pray!

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  10. You Should Have Told Them

    me.
    you.
    us.
    who are we?...

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    • Stories 2
    • Shares 10
    • Favorited 5
    • Votes 125
    • Rating 4.53
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    First I was adopted when I was 4 years old by then I had been abused by my mother. Then by the age 12 I was getting abused by my now brothers. I never told because I'm a stupid whore. One day...

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  11. What Have I Done?

    • By Kylie (Drumchick)
    • Published: September 2011
    Suicide Regret

    I lay on the floor,
    She walks through the door.
    What have I done?
    ...

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    • Stories 4
    • Shares 24
    • Favorited 7
    • Votes 258
    • Rating 4.53
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    I've overdosed 6 times. Over being abused and getting raped. Watching my mom, brother, sister, and best friend die. I couldn't take it. I cut everyday. I've been to a mental institution. I've...

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  12. Who Would've Known

    • By Fern
    • Published: November 2012

    A single teardrop streams down her pale face,
    a single letter wrapped in lace.
    As she fakes her final smile, who would know that this was the last,
    glares and laughter fill the hallway, who would know the truth of her past. ...

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    • Stories 2
    • Shares 17
    • Favorited 6
    • Votes 112
    • Rating 4.53
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    I started cutting when I was 10. I am 11 now and all my cuts are heeled but every day I feel just what this poem says.

  13. There Is Hope

    • By Bethany G.
    • Published: May 2013

    There's this girl
    She never gives up on you

    She loves everyone the same...

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    • Stories 3
    • Shares 16
    • Favorited 4
    • Votes 59
    • Rating 4.53
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    That made me cry. I hope that whoever is taking care of us all finds peace and is happy.

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