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Dark Poems. Below are examples of dark poems. This list of dark poems is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of dark poems or a list of dark poetry. These examples illustrate what dark poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of dark and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

List of Dark Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
SYMMETRY NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse dark, life, light, love,
Premium Member Poem DANCING WITH THE DEVIL Davey, Brian Couplet dark, deep,
Last Breath Ho, Julia Dramatic monologue dark, deep, evil, good
Premium Member Poem The Boogeyman Marcum Wong, Connie Narrative dark, fear, mystery, scary,
The Fragrance of Doubt Ajemyan, Sara Ode dark, feelings, goodbye, heartbreak,
Silent Night Raina, Meenakshi Tanka dark, night, silence,
Toggled Blindness Tyler, Phil Terza Rima dark, light, metaphor,
Sebun Nihonjin Okoku no Senso - War of the Seven Japanese Kingdoms Estes, Brett Haiku dark, judgement, language, mythology,
Empty inside Harvey, Aa Bio dark, light, love, poetry,
Untitled Deckard, JD Free verse dark, depression,
Magical Times Kulikov, Ariana I do not know? dark, magic,
Premium Member Poem She-Devil Lindley, Robert Sonnet dark, evil, horror, imagination,
Premium Member Poem The Wish To Vanish From Existence Crisci, Andrew Free verse dark, feelings, grief,
Faith Harvey, Aa Bio dark, faith, happy, light,
Out of darkness, cometh light Harvey, Aa Bio dark, dream, fire, light,
Premium Member Poem Pan-Frickin'-tera Pan-Frickin'-toum Quigley, Tom Pantoum dark, death, humor, music,
Premium Member Poem Black Box Garcia, Angel Free verse dark, death, sad,
Foggy Atkins, Jaquay Haiku dark, today,
Request Chansarkar, Sara Tanka dark, death,
Premium Member Poem Dusty Shelf Breidenthal, Laura Free verse anger, anxiety, conflict, dark, depression, desire, sad,
UNTITLED 2 Poet, The Smiling Free verse dark,
Hole Inside The Hole Schumacker, Earl Free verse dark, deep, image, mystery,
Night Johnson, Emmett Free verse dark, death,
Alone Legacy, James Free verse dark, death,
Color Bubble Black Schumacker, Earl Free verse appreciation, conflict, dark, image, mystery, philosophy,
Seeing in color ALEXANDER, TAMELA Rhyme dark, deep, purple, red,
SWITCH NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse dark, i am, light,
A BEAUTIFUL SAD CEMETERY Strauss, Lei Narrative dark,
Premium Member Poem The Boogeyman Davey, Brian Free verse dark, horror, psychological,
The Paint Brush Banerjee, Gautam Shankar Couplet abuse, art, beauty, community, dark, environment, house,
I Remember Flores, Chuck Free verse dark, depression, faith,
Empty Legacy, James Free verse dark,
Premium Member Poem Boogeyman Negron, Nayda Ivette Haiku dark,
Mares Of The Night Abbott, Emaka Lyric dark, dream, eve, lost,
Awakened Legacy, James Free verse dark, depression, sorrow,
Haunted Legacy, James Free verse dark, grief, solitude,
Dark is Part of Light ZiNk, Ir0nic I do not know? dark, life, light, word
Asleep Kuanr, Raarya I do not know? dark,
Avalanche Smith, Kathryn Free verse dark, death, destiny, loss,
Bright Lights elliott, ashli Free verse dark, death, deep, poetry,
A COLD EMBRACE Scanlon, Darren I do not know? dark, death, deep, fear,
Light in the Darkness Poteet, Reason A. Rhyme dark, light, writing,
Premium Member Poem Rainbow Dreams 'The Cold Dark Truth'-Make Their Jaws Drop Contest Inman, James Rhyme dark,
Trance Gopakumar, Akhil Free verse dark, destiny, emotions, life,
Premium Member Poem The Mysterious Book Kimathi, Teddy Rhyme dark, fantasy, halloween, imagery,
Dark Beauty Weiskopff, Aaron I do not know? addiction, bangla, beauty, body, dark, deep, poems,
The Assasin dailey, mike Limerick dark, death,
Once a Victim Bolutife, Ewatomi Light Poetry age, bio, career, change, dark, dream, feelings,
Pretty Little OutFit Alexander, Christian Dramatic monologue dark, gothic, sexy,
Premium Member Poem An Open Gate Led To A Chapel Crisci, Andrew Free verse dark, death, dream, feelings,
Premium Member Poem What Lies Beneath Puddifoot, Charlotte Jade Free verse dark, death, symbolism,
can you hear me gehlawat, Deeksha I do not know? absence, anger, anxiety, autumn, dark, fear,
Existential Threats Uberoi, Udit Rhyme dark, discrimination, education, political,
EXORCISM NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse dark, metaphor, name, spiritual,
They're Only Sleeping Banks, Russell Free verse dark,
Premium Member Poem what scares me Diamond, Seth Rhyme dark,
I kill it all away Harvey, Aa I do not know? dark, lost love, love,
Heavy hearts Stafford, Daniel Verse dark, deep, rights,
fictiononfiction Rutledzh, Lxnnnie Rhyme dark,
Premium Member Poem Mountain of Madness One, Silent Pantoum dark, deep,
So Much for Choices to be Made Kolonias, Marios Rhyme dark, depression, destiny, happiness,
In Bloom Bosa, Diana Haiku dark, flower, love, passion,
Legion Brown, Edward I do not know? anger, anxiety, conflict, corruption, dark, discrimination, violence,
Death Brown, Edward I do not know? dark, death, fear, gothic,
True Light Outshines the Darkness McConnell, Gordon Rhyme dark, light, truth,
ripped stitches Abdelfatah, Aisha Prose Poetry dark, depression, hate, heartbroken,
The Lullaby Ahmad, Syed Amaan Free verse dark, death, depression, nostalgia,
Premium Member Poem Haunting Memories Davey, Brian Quatrain dark, deep, memory,
Premium Member Poem Where Tongues Cursed We Did Bind Lindley, Robert Sonnet dark, dream, grave, mystery,
Her mind times, Dark I do not know? dark, deep, depression,
murderous memories S , Kit Rhyme dark, loss, memory,
Where There's Darkness, There Is Light Byrne, Nicola Rhyme dark, desire, identity, light,
Premium Member Poem Angel of shame One, Silent Pantoum dark, death, deep,
I Don't Know How to Anymore Hornak, Dakota I do not know? dark, growing up, journey,
Drowning Hornak, Dakota I do not know? dark, freedom, lost,
Chamber of Secrets Byrne, Nicola Pantoum dark, desire, music, sensual,
Premium Member Poem I CANT GO ON WITHOUT YOU EMOTIVE WRITE ALLISON, JAN Free verse dark, heartbroken, sad,
Premium Member Poem The Locked Room II Kimathi, Teddy Narrative dark, death, fear, horror,
Careless Mistake Anne , Emalie Free verse absence, abuse, age, anti dark,
Slow Spiralling Knapp, Tyler Ballad dark, depression, emotions, feelings,
Premium Member Poem Mountain of Madness Davey, Brian Acrostic dark, evil, mountains,
Premium Member Poem Alone Among the Graves Buhagiar, Victor Free verse dark,
At the Edge of the Precipice Misra, Karam Narrative dark, fantasy, horror, imagination,
Dig Deeper Davies, Daniel Lyric dark, depression, suicide,
poison mirrors IV dallas, or Cowboy dark,
average girl Denny, Anastasia Free verse dark, death, deep, sorrow,
Kindness v Cruelty Marine, Aqua Free verse dark, introspection,
The Letter Never Sent Higgs, Del Free verse dark, death, drink,
Premium Member Poem Amber and Lisa Kimathi, Teddy Free verse dark, family, halloween, identity,
An Immoral Saint wahab, wahab Free verse dark, mum, sad, world,
The Deliverance Bernabi, Charles Rhyme dark, life,
I Can't Sleep Roundy, Cynthia Rhyme dark, depression, love, suicide,
The Ether Morgan, Denise Prose dark, life,
You can never kill the idea of love Harvey, Aa I do not know? dark, heartbreak, love, star,
The death of a lover Harvey, Aa I do not know? dark, death, earth, hope,
My Pain Bradshaw, Cassie Rhyme dark, depression, pain, sad,
-body- Carris, Frisk Ballad abuse, angst, corruption, cry, dark,
Responsibility Bagley, James Light Poetry dark, depression,
Catharsis Spring, Juniper Rhyme angst, anxiety, best friend, dark, depression,
The silence does sing Shelly, Gabe Free verse dark, depression, hurt, loneliness,