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Senryu Dark Poems | Senryu Poems About Dark

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The New Year

welcome to the nightmare
365 days of triskaidekaphobia
where will you hide


The world didn't end in 2012, so now we have to deal with the number 13 all year long.  I wrote this poem with that in mind.  Of course, my tongue was firmly planted in my cheek.


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You Will Feel

be mindful
human rights are human ways
that lead down

be careful
the words above always remain
wear no crown

trap the sin
destroy the lie of conceit
look within

don't consume all that you see
you will feel
wrong like fire


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The UnDead


The UnDead
bloodthirsty suckers, vampires on the prowl for prey - a blast of sunshine


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scars left behind

cigarette burns
up and down her left arm
morse code s.o.s

1/20/13
Black Eyed Susan


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secret contest

paralyzed patient
her chart says I fed her
I didn't

4/11/14


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In the Shadows

Man sits in shadows Darkness consumes all of him… Blackness of the crow
Russell Sivey Contest: 1 senryu any subject Sponsor: Black Eyed Susan 5/24/2013


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GHOST

GHOST

bleak and dark that house
a single window lit up
on the second floor

i’m denied the door
may only inhabit woods
surrounding the place

no comfort    no lace
only weird hooting of owls
my company keep

woods so dark and deep
the lonely space where I died
left my chosen one

shot from lover’s gun
now i haunt the two of them
on each moonlit night

gazing at the light
howling with the timber wolves
maddened by the sight


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The Catwoman

villainous feline
seductive curves tantalize
thoughts of the dark side


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Butterfly Secrets

Butterflies whisper
The secrets to peaceful life,
But our cars crush them.


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12-21-12

The end of the world — 
I will see you all in hell.
May I rest in peace.


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Memories

Jack Horne 

Her dark eyes
So intense
When we met

Those dark eyes
Passionate
Spoke of love

Angry eyes
Flashing fire
As she left

Senryu for Eyes First Meet


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Irresistible 1

stretch your wings
reach for the sun
death sentence


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night moves

daylight makes me plain
    black of night is where I bloom...
        dreams and destiny


written 1/12/2014


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ICE KING

I am the ice king.
My heart and soul are chilled, fuzed
Into an ice spear.

The cold can't touch me.
I have forgotten the warmth
Of the human touch.

I am alone, lost.
Yet I search for my purpose
By waging a war.




Side Note: 
Fresh ice cubes can bite
When held tight in bare hands.
But the cold felt good.

--Tara Andre


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IN A BOTTLE

first sip pure delight
goodbye to inhibitions
forever mistakes made

Contest: PD's "In A Bottle"
Date: 7-19-14


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Frolicking in the Dark

Frolicking in the Dark
witches on wild brooms, black cats with red, hungry eyes - daylight on the way


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Irresistible 2

succumb to her charm
no escape from the web
dagger through the heart


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Pulled the Trigger

Bullet wounds
The criminal shoots down his
First targets

How dare you
Shoot them uncontrollably
CHAOS grows .  .  .

Don’t shoot it!
The victims are running mad
And you pulled

The trigger
I’m terrified of your strength
DROP IT, man ! ! !


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The Dark Arts

The Dark Arts


Resist the dark side
Banish the triumphant eye
Behold salvation


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WE LOVE DARK

                                                  all use light at work
                                            few things unknowingly hate
                                                before sleep switch off


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Black Diamond Night

The night, oppressive The darkness reigns within it Vision falters, dies Only one form sparkling Somehow throughout the dark night Black diamond shines The harsh pitch black night Holds this dark diamond shape And harbors a hope Black diamond night A feeling breaches inside A new stone to show
Russell Sivey Entrant into Nathan's "Black Diamond Night" contest 8/18/2012


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Eternal Cycle

Midnight has fallen,
Fated to be overrun
By bright, sunlit skies.

But Dawn also breaks;
And Daylight is forced to fade,
So Night might rise.

Eternal cycle
Unbroken for centuries,
Until the sun dies.


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Incomputable shades of darkness

inside and outside 
freezing cold storms rule the waves 
sun's light and warmth barred

shades of grayish grey 
only overt light in sight
defines the dark day

night time during days 
when light stays on deathroll
hell is so nearby

This - for contest extended - poem  is posted as an 'anonymous' entry for a 
contest requiring no- 
named entries.. How ever - this implicates that the author's copyrights are 
protected and to be respected. All rights reserved. 
August 9th 2014.


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A FLAME

                                                





                                                a flame in dark room
                                           may not be enough to light 
                                                  to send away dark

                                             dark becomes more dark
                                            as soon as it dies there in
                                                    in it no dark sure


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Fading

Minced memories come
   Fading, coming to... fading-
      I don't know what's real

   
   Dragon shadows dance
      In the graveyard of my mind-
         No longer lucid
          
   
       Tell me where to go
          Tell me what to do! I fear-
             My sanity lost


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Bottled Up


childhood destiny
therapeutic tears shed for
the spilling of milk



John G. Lawless

contest - In a Bottle
sponsor - A Poet Destroyer


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HYPOTHESIS

                                               in dark searches shocks
                                    thought with care that of pair found
                                                 in light they may not


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senryu 9

finding Elora
fatal imagery, silence
tears in their lives


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senryu 9

finding Elora
fatal imagery, silence
tears in their lives