Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

Quote of the Day

Quote Left"The harder you work, the luckier you get."Quote Right

by Gary Player

  |  Comment


Stacy Stiles Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Nightmares which was written by poet Stacy Stiles. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Stacy Stiles

Best Stacy Stiles Poems

+ Fav Poet


When I close my eyes to sleep,
I pray to dream happy thoughts.
Every night reads alike for me,
endless battles I have fought.

Disturbing as one could imagine.
Partial derangement is all I share.
If I allocate more than a glimpse, 
it would now be your nightmares

Dreaming of death and torment;
evil tortuous rituals to say a few. 
I feel painful stings of every gash,
closing my eyes to what they do.

Hideously they show their faces,
in plain view, not out of sight.
Tempting my powers of elation;
mentally slaying me every night.

Some dwell within the shadows;
more deadlier than the evident. 
Wickedly laughing towards me;
reeking of sinful, raunchy scents.

When I close my eyes to sleep,
I pray a spirit of peace over me.
Fighting to win a battle of flesh,
and one day be nightmare free.

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment

A comment has not been posted for this poem. Be the first to comment.