sad poetry

The cathartic nature of poetry makes it one of the best outlets to channel feelings of sadness, emotional turmoil, grief and despair.

  • Kat Garcia
    Published about 18 hours ago
    It's Not Over

    It's Not Over

    If the world begins to crumble,
  • Charlotte Blancas
    Published about 23 hours ago
    Tug of War

    Tug of War

    I think I’m going crazy, or maybe I’m just lazy?
  • Matthew Trundle
    Published a day ago
    Karen

    Karen

    Tendrils of her hair cling to her cherub face as she
  • Penny Blake
    Published a day ago
    Faceless

    Faceless

    For your convenience then, I'll change my name and forget the story that brought it to rest in my breast like a wind blown leaf finding the niche inside the blood dark hole within the trunk of this old tree where a vital limb had been torn away.
  • Briana La Trise
    Published 2 days ago
    Broken Bloodline

    Broken Bloodline

    When parental figures disappoint,
  • Zachary Boulanger
    Published 2 days ago
    Sunday

    Sunday

    Every morning I feel like I could throw up
  • Lilian Vale
    Published 3 days ago
    Work

    Work

    I work
  • Johnny Seven
    Published 3 days ago
    Neglect is a Terrible Thing

    Neglect is a Terrible Thing

    Laurie Smith. His genderless forename and ubiquitous surname.
  • Cassidy Kirk
    Published 3 days ago
    To My Old Best Friends

    To My Old Best Friends

    To the assassins disguised as school girls
  • Andrea Jardine
    Published 3 days ago
    On Fire

    On Fire

    The acrid smoke
  • Tom Baker
    Published 3 days ago
    Mama Blowin' in the Breeze
  • Widj-Gaëlle Norvil
    Published 4 days ago
    Trauma

    Trauma

    Sometimes I wonder what it's like to live with trauma and then I realize that...