Best Numbness Poems
Below are the all-time best Numbness poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of numbness poems written by PoetrySoup members
numbness, dedication, sad,
When tragedy strikes,
what happens to you?
Do you roll yourself up in
box yourself in
and pray that no one finds you?
or do you b-R-e-A-K
into a million...
numbness, allegory, depression,
I’ve been down to The Hollow, and I’ll never be the same,
Have YOU been to The Hollow? Would you dare to speak its name?
numbness, angst, anxiety, conflict, crazy, stress, valentines
Anxiety (The Worst Noose In Town)
-- like flooding waters, creeping in
I count 30, seconds, holding my breath again
Drowning in agitation, overwhelmed by...
Six Thousand Suns From Yesterday
numbness, angst, beauty, love,
You have seen three thousand suns
numbness, longing, war,
red rooftops appear to glow in rainy-day haze
lost in memories of pre-war bliss
she looks up to watch them bleed
- Au Revoir - Goodbye -
- 2016 -
- JANUARY -
A freezing cold evening
Where the stars shining bright
With frost blade flanks
From mouth and nose steam
In the clear silence
White untrodden snows
numbness, addiction, angst, dark,
Daylight is greeted with the horrific stench of food chunks
swimming in stomach acid, dribbling onto bed sheets.
Accompanied with the embarrassment of
brown syrup puddle stains.
numbness, birth, confidence, courage, freedom, journey, trust,
Held to ransom
words inject your mind
pierce your skin
you look within
a bloodied mind
the numbness melts
and dreary misfortune
a polar ice cap...
A FRAGILE SELF
numbness, introspection, self,
While finding myself in season’s twilight
I see parts of life crumble amid grime of ruins,
As a declining mind wanders to balance
CRAVING FOR BABY STARS
numbness, children, longing,
Children growing old and fading
innocence shattered with the curse of abandon
frozen between the first stage
of a baby's breath and navel,
desperate to live in...
My Father, My Dad
numbness, appreciation, dad, father, love, missing,
DEDICATED TO MY FATHER, (R) COLONEL WILLIAM C. GODWIN / 1931 - 1998
My voice is weak, my hand falters
As I attempt to speak of my...
I am Every Woman
numbness, beauty, deep, emotions, encouraging, inspiration, endurance,
I am my reality
I am my first true love
I am the best part of my life
I am my today, my tomorrow
I am my lonesome bliss
My Dreams Bleed
numbness, fear, me, me, , Lullaby,
In the darkness fluidly
My dreams bleed
I see you in the shadows
Feeding my hunger
Quenching my ache for insanity
In my weakest hour
Even when i close my...
Hot and Cold
numbness, growing up, life, love, sad, endurance,
*Hot & Cold*
only in my eyes
Mercury, rising above:
Boiling point of no return,
like heartfelt tears
on the surface,
pouring of dryness
from the deep
not good enough.
trust the system
numbness, age, america, baptism, class, conflict, passion,
walking on their trails
beaten down and broken
shiny as the rails
the rails of the train
over used and rusted
the system that you trusted
the silence of...
numbness, life, loss, solitude, sorrow,
How many suns have I seen?
I hope I see thousands more.
But I don't want to lie awake,
begging for sleep, for puzzle-piece dreams,
crossed wires beneath my...
- OCTOBER -
numbness, beauty, nature, october,
The life light shimmers in the air
Love and delights
Death and pain
Drowsy in numbness
The leaves have never known
Embalmed darkness with grief
Cold winter is coming soon
numbness, conflict, depression, niece, suicide, , literature,
among you and I and among us all
remains a feeling of shallow intoxication
that seems to play on and on and on in our respective heads
Seasons and Imaginations
numbness, autumn, day, emotions, environment, feelings, friend,
Wind so cold.
Fondles my face.
The tears from heaven.
I wonder if i wish
to stop them
Death Undignified, Fort Laramie 1860
numbness, baby, children, horse, me,
The summer sun was high. The heat was oppressive.
The whalebone corset dug into the body's tender parts.
Peering from the shop, my hand touching the pane
numbness, warold, old,
I do not know?
With feet rooted into the bones of the Earth,
the old man squatted on his heels and began his work.
He lifted his saw and placed it...
numbness, abuse, sorrow,
A breathless realization—
A piercing pain to the heart,
To the gut—
Low moaning in an
Utterance of disbelief
- Pain -
numbness, cry, hurt, love, pain, sad,
Love filled nights and petty fights
How could she be so blind, to be left behind
Will you understand ... the pain
He left her without...
Courage of expression
numbness, art, courage, crush, romance, words,
More livid was the passion than boldness
to seek, be acquainted with words to speak,
for fear entangles the tongue with numbness,
henceforth remains an aura of mystique.
numbness, angst, death, death of a friend,
float with departing zephyrs,
misplacing misunderstood messages,
whose true meanings are misinterpreted.
reflect on picture perfect puddles,
mentally memorising mistakes,
leaving behind a legacy of...