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Absurdist Poems

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The sun is up, another morning’s come--
The coffee’s brewed, the eggs and bacon fried,
The sky is bright, the birds are frolicsome—
On such a day, what sorrow could betide?

And yet this cheery masquerade today
Is, by my very reticence, belied,
As if I’m...Read More
Categories: absurdist, absence, death, grief, i miss you,
Form: Sonnet

Once upon a midnight otherworldly
My metaphysical, I could not awaken
Eagerly I looked for the literal
Through which came thrilling, thrilling, thrilling
The absurdist seemed happy instilling
The caring caring cultivating
The haunting never contemplating
Take thy evocation from out my heart
I crave the unfathomable, unnamable...Read More
Categories: absurdist, 12th grade, dream,
Form: Light Verse
To me, you are purely ephemeral;
We are irrelevantly real.
And I am left with no one but myself,
With this hollowness I feel.

And still, I am hardly here,
Just a mass of scattered free radicals.
A steady-state cascade;
A time-killing fanatical.

I laugh because it is...Read More
Categories: absurdist, allusion, introspection, life, muse, philosophy, wisdom, woman,
Form: Rhyme
what did i do wrong
What did i do wrong?

What did i do wrong 
I ask myself
Is it a crime 
I fell for you

What did i do wrong
I ask myself
Why dint you warn me
That you break heart

What did i do wrong
My heart is pumping
Did i...Read More
Categories: absurdist, confusion
Form: Blank verse