Popular Sad Poems

Latest Sad Poems

  • A change of scenery (2) 2

    by Michael

    floating through an orchestral valley-
    the sun glances over the shoulders...

  • Can you be saved (2) 2

    by Em (marmite)

    everything irritates you so easily nowadays
    even those that you once found irresistible...

  • white noise

    by brevity

    distant noise registers as loudly
    as my own thoughts- water running...

Sad Quotes

  • The saddest tears are the driest ones seen in the bravest smile.

  • Don't tell one who writes of grief to rethink their "I" statements. When you know they had tears on their hands as they wrote, don't say the poem could be better. You might as well say their grief could be worse.

  • If someone shares a poem with you that is meant to help close an open wound, they don't want your opinion. They want your hand on their shoulder, gripping it tight.