Sadness Poems

A collection of poems about sadness including pain, grief and heartbreak. Read sad love poems, poems on life's sadness and poems on depression. Most of these sad poems are based on events that has happened in my life or in the lives of people known to me. Explore these poems about sadness to help you express your innermost feelings.

The Curse

far away in the distant horizon, the sun slowly starts to set and makes way for the dark, moonless night; the wind gently gathers...

18th Avenue

Pictures, pictures, f****** pictures, pictures of you at holidays, with your family, pictures of you at the shoreline, with your friends, pictures of vacations,...

Raindrops

here i am – happy and sad, lonely and confused, my life’s boring phase has just started, i am almost there yet i am...

Survive

Looking out of the window, as the sun slowly hides beneath the horizon, the darkness creeps and crawls its way upon the land; i...

The War Within

I am supposed to be happy, on the brink of something new, exciting and life changing, a moment of unprecedented magnitude; but here i...

Alone

the sound of silence grows, every minute feels like a hour, every hour feels like a day, as i sit in in the cold...

I Wish I Could Fly

lonely and sad my mood again swings with a wish that if I had wings in a flash I would fly high and high...

Overcast

thunder and lightning, it’s been raining all night, standing under an umbrella, i am drenched to the bone; its’ been like this for quite...

Numb

as the sun rises, like a zombie, trapped in this dream i watch life pass by; i wandered alone, fighting all that came in...

Escape into the Shadows

I tried too hard to be noticed, I tried to be someone  I was not; waiting and waiting I watch time slowly tick away...

A Broken Smile

I sit here with a smile on my face, I smile as I breathe in deep, I smile as I close my eyes and...

Words

Soft and gentle without a cause, running towards a light that moves Where to go after a pain like this and what to do...

Silver Salvation

Dawn tinges the black sky, A glow beyond the dark of night. Impossible shades of gray, Then silver turning to gold. Beauty only GOD...

Broken Hearted

The shattering of my heart when you said goodbye Is like the waves of the ocean crashing against the rocks….. I stood there in...

Loneliness

as the sunlight slowly faded away the city lights flickered on, one by one, illuminating everything on the outside and casting a shadow on...

Fate

It seems or so people say, the moment we are born our fate is already etched on to our foreheads ; how i wish...

Emptiness

just a hollow feeling my mask on the seat next to mine worn out, beaten and battered it had come to an end; just...

Me, Myself and I

coming out of the shadows of the past and reaching to the light that is now shining in its glory i realized i am...

Death to all my friends

time has taken its toll enduring everything life has thrown at me i stand here on the verge on greatness, on the threshold of...

Reflection

lost in someone else’s dreamfrolicking amidst madnessdangling by a dream and makingno sense of this commotion; words of insanityspewing forth like lavabulldozing its way...

My Angel

I had a familya loving wifeand a pretty little daughteri called Angel Angel and i spent our timebuilding toy housesfeeding the little birds in...