Poems about Overcoming Fear

We all have fears, not all of us have the courage to face our fears. Fear Poems are about that struggle. Throughout life we are constantly called on to overcome our fears. This is an unpleasant truth, this is life. Overcoming fears is what makes us who we are.

Poems about Facing Fears

  • Votes: 23,  Rating: 4.74 , By Rodshanik L. Brown
    Painfully aware, of all my peers
    The pain, the pressure, creates real fears

    Trying to escape so many eyes and ears
    Over thinking so much, my mind is seared

    Afraid of the judgment, so my voice ..........

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  • Votes: 83,  Rating: 4.65 , 4 Stories , By C Dominguez
    She's beautiful, she's pretty
    She's really such a sight
    Nobody can see by her appearance
    She's really not alright

    She's laughing, she's smiling
    She really does seem happy
    But in her room ..........

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  • Votes: 111,  Rating: 4.64 , 1 Story , By Jacquelyn Upton
    Trees, trees, trees
    Branches, sticks, leaves
    Whipping, gashing, slashing at my arms
    I can't get away no matter how fast I run

    Tripping, falling, crawling on the floor
    Ragged cuts, tattered ..........

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  • Votes: 11,  Rating: 4.64 , By Elliee May
    Dark mornings know me best
    Know the fear I suppress
    It consumes my heart
    Constricts it tight

    Fear of love, fear of hate
    Fear of losing my own faith
    Fear of the future, and what it holds
    Fear ..........

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  • Votes: 18,  Rating: 4.56 , 1 Story , By Qwyira S. Bryant
    13 years old and I'm living in fear
    Father I know your ashamed of what's going on down here
    Lord I'm afraid of going astray
    That's why I pray to you father every day
    Living in a world that's lost ..........

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  • Votes: 57,  Rating: 4.47 , By Caitlyn Collins
    Sitting in a corner so scared and afraid,
    he's standing there yelling at me,
    and he's the one to blame,
    Marks across my face,
    From where he had hit me,
    People always say that Iíve got it ..........

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  • Votes: 77,  Rating: 4.43 , By Kindall Perez
    I'm running out of breath
    I can't believe its so hard to breath
    My hearts pounding in my chest
    As I wonder if IT found me
    I hide under the covers and pretend I'm invisible
    Then I turn around ..........

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  • Votes: 12,  Rating: 4.42 , By Sally H.
    I'm just swimming in my ocean of fears
    Heading towards the deep end,
    I never thought it would go so far.
    I'm lost in my ocean
    I don't want to be here anymore.
    Why is it that my ocean is so full ..........

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  • Votes: 96,  Rating: 4.39 , 4 Stories , By Samantha
    I have this illness
    that I've suffered from for so long
    and I don't know how
    but I've got to find a way to stay strong,
    I wish I could get over it really quick
    because it's making me go ..........

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  • Votes: 24,  Rating: 4.33 , By Teagan Mann
    I had always been the odd one out, in this world of people who seemed to be better than me. I could always hope that one day I would be accepted, but now a days, that hope has turned into ..........

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