Dark Poems | Examples of Dark Poetry

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List of Dark Poems

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Premium Member Poem Capsulate ZiNk, Ir0nic Rhyme abuse, betrayal, character, dark, imagery, metaphor, sound,
Duplex Sik Dobrenski, Savannah Rose Verse dark, deep, lost love,
Yours, Forever Sik Dobrenski, Savannah Rose Rhyme dark, deep, devotion, fear,
I AM MY OWN SHIELD sikobi, aphiwe Free verse anger, art, betrayal, change, dark, hurt,
Premium Member Poem When Do We Start To Live White, Darren Free verse dark, friendship, inspirational, life,
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Point Of No return May, Joseph Quatrain dark,
Neither half of any equation - - P , Paloma Burlesque dark, hyperbole, poetry, psychological,
Duplex Daniel, Jo Verse dark,
POSSIBILITY TO BELIEVE Nash, A.C. Lyric dark, depression, introspection, suicide,
Seas of melancholy Johnson, Ernest Free verse abuse, child abuse, dad, dark, death, depression, evil,
That Night: I tried to explain Gold, Hannah Free verse dark, depression, goodbye, heartbreak,
That Night: I tried to explain Gold, Hannah Free verse absence, allusion, cancer, cry, dark, death, tree,
That Night: I wish you took me too Gold, Hannah Free verse dark, depression, poetess, tree,
Scissors Bosa, Diana Tanka dark, destiny, love, mythology,
I screamed into the canyon Johnson, Ernest Free verse dark, depression, father daughter,
Premium Member Poem DUPLEX onclaud, nette Verse dark,
An empty soul Harvey, Aa I do not know? dark, future, hope, love,
Premium Member Poem Duplex Ward, Julia Verse dark, death, murder,
Dark Walking Revelation Miltz, Daniel Quatrain dark, night, society,
inadequacies' raptus P , Paloma Light Poetry dark, hyperbole, irony, light,
Duplex Kasperyan, Leileah Verse abuse, bullying, conflict, dark, pain, violence,
The point of no return Sands, Heidi Free verse dark, death, deep,
Doomed Horizons Green, Chris Rhyme dark, destiny,
Premium Member Poem A Lycanthrope Moon Smith, Gary Rhyme dark, horror, humor,
Premium Member Poem Lifeline Barden, Greg Free verse dark, depression, emotions, perspective,
Premium Member Poem HOW DO YOU KNOW YOU LIVE White, Darren Free verse dark, depression, friendship, life,
Choking on bourgeois mind-control P , Paloma Free verse dark, hyperbole, perspective, philosophy,
time to reflect Hamodey, Brenda I do not know? dark, emotions,
Premium Member Poem POISONED WORDS ALLISON, JAN Verse dark, deep,
Premium Member Poem Her Obsession Wings, Broken Pantoum dark, love, passion, sensual,
Censorship For Our Own Good Christian, Tess Blank verse dark, death, depression, suicide,
Always Follow Through Merritt, Roy Rhyme dark, evil, humor, murder,
Storm Cloud Taliare, Vella Rhyme dark, deep, hurt, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Mid Life Zorn , Jessica Rhyme dark, depression,
Inside, Outside Taliare, Vella Free verse dark, depression, introspection, light,
Eight Feet Under JY, T.I.R.O. Dramatic Verse dark, grave, murder,
LIVING IN SIN King, Thomas Rhyme dark, sin,
Premium Member Poem Identity, Crisis Barden, Greg Free verse dark, deep, depression, drug,
Premium Member Poem Descent Barden, Greg Free verse dark, death, deep, nature,
Premium Member Poem Come and find me in my solitude White, Darren Free verse abuse, anxiety, child abuse, dark, depression, friendship, pain,
Hunted House Melkunov, Artem Tail-rhyme dark, death, hate,
Witch Melkunov, Artem I do not know? dark, destiny, magic,
Plum Wood Chapter One Baucum, Keith Prose dark, death, evil, fear,
Wishful Thinking B., M. Lyric abuse, betrayal, boyfriend, dark, desire, trust, wisdom,
Worst Day Ever Brown, Tera ABC dark, depression,
My Response to Rumi Gupta, Probir Free verse dark, journey, light,
COME AND FIND ME IN MY SOLITUDE Gupta, Probir Sonnet dark, imagery, loneliness, lonely,
Toxic State Pasillas, Brianna Rhyme dark, depression, fear, imagery,
Suicide Luliby Sloan, Ginger Rhyme dark, death, gothic, suicide,
Premium Member Poem TODAY I LIVE Y., Alexis Free verse dark, dream,
One Stand Isn't Enough Earnings, JW Lyric dark, deep, desire, grief,
Introducing, New - Diet Dr Dishwater: A Manifesto for a New Kind of Nihilist Crisis, Dialectic Free verse dark, hilarious, parody, philosophy,
Self-Identity as a Self-Made Predicament, Or, More Fun with Socratic irony Crisis, Dialectic Free verse dark, hilarious, humorous, irony,
Wind-up Toys in the Sky Dunsany, Richard H. Prose Poetry dark, earth, future, loss,
Justice Stalks the Day Dunsany, Richard H. Prose Poetry dark, loss, surreal,
The Wishing Well Taliare, Vella Free verse dark, desire, emotions, metaphor,
The Truth Adovica, Martina Free verse dark, depression, introspection, love
A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Gallows Crisis, Dialectic Free verse dark, death, humor, silly,
When i was 12 Teaser, Keith Free verse adventure, child, childhood, dark, life, time, truth,
Premium Member Poem Everlasting Darkness Seeker, Shadow Rhyme dark, science, spiritual,
Neutral Milk Hotel thomson, andy Sonnet dark, garden, holocaust, memory,
Premium Member Poem Mr Strange Kimathi, Teddy Rhyme dark, fantasy, funny, humor,
Today's America Smith, Michael Haiku america, conflict, corruption, culture, dark, repetition, war,
Her Creep Collier, Orlin Lyric dark, death, horror, memory,
THE CROWS STARE EDDIE, CHICANO Free verse dark, deep, depression, drink,
Survival of the Fittest Versus Mutual Aid Crisis, Dialectic Free verse dark, dedication, metaphor, philosophy,
Premium Member Poem Hearts Of Rusted Iron And Cold Steel Lindley, Robert Free verse dark, deep, evil, humanity,
The Becoming of the Master Boersma, Maria Bio abuse, anger, angst, anxiety, dark,
The day must die Rochdi, Bouille Rhyme dark, day, depression, light,
E G Baldwin, Trace Free verse dark,
The Honing of Blades Baldwin, Trace Free verse dark,
Long Pausing Nightfall P , Paloma Free verse dark, dream, heart, moon,
Premium Member Poem Rumedicine vaso, arthur Free verse dark, death, night, pain,
Media Coverage Faries, Marissa Crystalline dark, evil, people, society,
Find Me S, Shelby Free verse dark, girl,
Critical Harvey, Aa Bio dark, love hurts, night,
Prophet Of Shadows Goss, Christopher Free verse dark, destiny, night, peace,
The Death of Hope Weston, Micheal G. Rhyme dark, death, depression, emotions,
Loved To Death Vigoren, Bo Lyric abuse, child abuse, conflict, dark, evil,
Adrift Endings P , Paloma Free verse dark, heartbroken, memory, moon,
Premium Member Poem STALKER Bechtler, Darrell Lyric dark, hate, sad,
REPUGNANT EDDIE, CHICANO Free verse dark, deep, word play,
Freak Sik Dobrenski, Savannah Rose Blank verse dark, desire, devotion, heartbroken,
Now, Palatine Carter, Timothy Personification dark,
ROOM: 215 EDDIE, CHICANO Free verse dark, deep, good morning,
GONE Osborn, Brandie I do not know? absence, addiction, anger, anxiety, dark, fear,
Premium Member Poem Thin Walls Robinson Jr., Freddie Free verse dark, friendship, loneliness, lonely,
Keep Sofia, Monica Dramatic monologue dark, dream, heart, imagination,
One Night All Alone Beauchamp, Maren I do not know? dark, dream, emotions, hate,
many mees JY, T.I.R.O. Free verse dark, day, death, me,
Chrysanthemum Rochdi, Bouille Free verse dark, flower, how i
Rounding off Ellison, Raychill I do not know? dark, loneliness,
The Dragon's Eye Williamson, Edwin Lyric addiction, adventure, corruption, dark, death, desire, gothic,
Premium Member Poem The Test Seeker, Shadow Carpe Diem dark, deep, imagination,
Ghosts B., Nana Free verse dark, fear, political, society,
Safe Haven Anne, Ellie Free verse dark, loneliness,
Premium Member Poem Bitter Harvest Of Thy Wickedness Lindley, Robert Sonnet dark, hate, history, judgement,
War in the trenches Manke, Elijah Curtal Sonnet dark, death, war,
Addict Thomas, Lexi Lyric dark, drug, hurt, pain,
My pulse Mae, Miss. ABC dark, death, deep,