Popular Sad Poems

Latest Sad Poems

  • Acquiesce

    by cassie hughes

    Tomorrow,
    a word that whispers off the tongue...

  • Unpacking

    by Glenn G

    I packed up my unhappiness, misery and sorrow's...
    At sixty-three, I'm still unpacking...

  • 17 days 1

    by Katrynn

    I was healing
    17 days clean...

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.