Top 100 Poems About: DESPAIR


In this page, poems on / about “despair” are listed.
  • 1.
    A Song Of Despair

    The memory of you emerges from the night around me.
    The river mingles its stubborn lament with the sea. read more »

    Pablo Neruda
  • 2.
    The Song Of Despair

    You swallowed everything, like distance.
    Like the sea, like time.
    In you everything sank!
    It was the happy hour of assault and the kiss. read more »

    Pablo Neruda
  • 3.
    A Meeting With Despair

    AS evening shaped I found me on a moor
    Which sight could scarce sustain:
    The black lean land, of featureless contour,
    Was like a tract in pain. read more »

    Thomas Hardy
  • 4.
    Sonnet 144: Two Loves I Have, Of Comfort And Despair

    Two loves I have, of comfort and despair,
    Which like two spirits do suggest me still:
    The better angel is a man right fair,
    The worser spirit a woman coloured ill. read more »

    William Shakespeare
  • 5.
    Song Of Despair

    The memory of you emerges from the night around me.
    The river mingles its stubborn lament with the sea. read more »

    Pablo Neruda
  • 6.
    Despair

    Who is he?
    A railroad track toward hell?
    Breaking like a stick of furniture?
    The hope that suddenly overflows the cesspool? read more »

    Anne Sexton
  • 7.
    Despair

    I have experienc'd
    The worst, the World can wreak on me--the worst
    That can make Life indifferent, yet disturb
    With whisper'd Discontents the dying prayer-- read more »

    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  • 8.
    Despair

    And canst thou mock mine agony, thus calm
    In cloudless radiance, Queen of silver night?
    Can you, ye flow'rets, spread your perfumed balm read more »

    Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • 9.
    In Black Despair

    In grayish doubt and black despair,
    I drafted hymns to the earth and the air,
    pretending to joy, although I lacked it.
    The age had made lament redundant. read more »

    Czeslaw Milosz
  • 10.
    A Song Of Despair

    The night rain sing the song
    To benumb my soul all along.
    Grief breaks heart's fence
    Over the hills of silence read more »

    VIPINS PUTHOORAN
  • 11.
    In Despair

    He has lost him completely.     And now he is seeking
    on the lips of     every new lover
    the lips of his beloved;     in the embrace
    of every new lover     he seeks to be deluded read more »

    Constantine P. Cavafy
  • 12.
    Ode To Despair

    FROM THE NOVEL OF EMMELINE.
    THOU spectre of terrific mien!
    Lord of the hopeless heart and hollow eye,
    In whose fierce train each form is seen read more »

    Charlotte Smith
[Report Error]