Best Suffocating Poems
Below are the all-time best Suffocating poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of suffocating poems written by PoetrySoup members
suffocating, analogy, assonance, deep, sad,
In the middle of winter
within misty moors,
lies a melancholic meadow.
Up above grey skies foretell
perturbed crows to seek shelter.
an isolated tree - naked and...
I Can't Breathe
suffocating, abuse, bullying, color, discrimination, racism, sad,
In memory of----
Solely in my room, I can't stomach the sound of my heartbeat.
I sit here alone to forget the taste of air,
A Wild Rose
suffocating, death, memory, winter,
This bridge has arched the lake's narrows
for a century, flanked on either side
by Autumn trees shedding their faded leaves,
blowing with the first snowflakes
across gray stones...
Could I ever Be Free
Summer hot and sultry,
I stood in my overcrowded greenhouse,
suffocating as if I were in a steam bath.
The summer orchids bloomed,
especially the cattleyas,
the undisputable queens.
The Old Dark House
suffocating, dark, dream, evil, fantasy, god, metaphor,
The Old Dark House
This tale of “The Old Dark House” is one that’s replete with a
most horrid sense of pure evil and macabre, and is...
suffocating, dark, deep, depression, dream, longing, love,
Into my dreary days
Rode hope on scented lines
In this pool of darkest deep
So bleak.. only love could find
A world of suffocating stench
Pulls me closer to...
SLAVE TO LOVE
suffocating, love, lust, sensual,
the chains —
roses tied ‘round hands and feet,
apple-scented la forza...
suffocating, hero, pain,
He cloaked her skin
with a dark silk gown
made of tattered wings
neath the hunter' skies
He covered her hair
with a mourning veil...
I am Me, Set me Free
suffocating, cancer, creation, environment, health, inspirational, nature,
I am given to you by Creator Himself
My Limbs long to grow straight and tall
Bathed in sunlight from above, paying homage
Fulfilling my God given task
- R I P -
suffocating, dark, death,
Dusk feels suffocating
From flowering to dust
A race against death
No bluebells on meadow
The stars are resting and angels smiling
A journey through darkness
Where are the fireflies...
suffocating, dedication, slam,
Down the basement,
not a single color of envy,
flat-lines, are standing still all around.
The stillness is suffocating,
everything coming my way.
visions in REM
suffocating, lovedream, time, body, dream, future, time,
pages to a story like dreams to a night
while consciousness starts to dim unconsciousness remains bright
like words to a book that composes a...
suffocating, angst, deep, depression, loss, lost love,
A poet's soul lay in slumber,
his pen a distasteful adversary.
A suffering soul lost in yesterday,
stumbled upon his somnolent path.
Enchanted eyes felt her nakedness
The pain I'm in
This loneliness is breaking me,
this crushing, suffocating feeling of being alone.
It's getting harder and harder,
as I try to pretend nothing's wrong.
But then...i am so alone...
suffocating, angst, anxiety, child abuse, confusion, feelings,
From a mouthful of this morning’s eggs,
I pull bits of char from yesterday’s breakfast.
‘I had no chance to scrub the pan’, I plea with myself-
Lie, Truth, & Reality
suffocating, introspection, loveheart, heart,
I walk above all pain
risen and relentless
Pronouncing the Dead
suffocating, dark, death, deep, fear, grief, loss,
How can you look someone in the eyes and tell them it's the end?
How can you possibly do that without shedding tears?
Or even blinking?
suffocating, depression, house, lonely, sad,
they laugh at me but no one else hears
They steal the very breath of me
...but no one seems to notice
They blare a suffocating silence
Reality or Dreaming
suffocating, confusion, health, introspection, lifeheart, heart,
My heart skips a few beats
before I realize that I’m not breathing.
Am I dying? I ask myself
but there is no response
Is this the end?
Tropic of Cancer
suffocating, cancer, imagery,
Telling myself: pain is a temporal shore,
a transitory typhoon
tearing through coconut-heavy trees.
Sickness is storm and sea
where I'm tossed, a morphine moon
cresting and glazing the pain...
Do the Math
suffocating, america, history, math, truth,
Wavy patriotic mathematician
do the math ...
Subtraction or addition,
what will the numbers be,
37 or 63?
Slavery took away my parents’ human rights,
and their children’s...
The Madness In My Mind
suffocating, depression, introspectionheart, heart, life,
Walking through the darkness
of the madness in my mind
I stumble on the pieces
of the twisted thoughts I find
I think about the way I am
INNER BEAUTIES PROMISE
suffocating, change, conflict, confusion, courage, culture, emotions,
How many emotional tears have we so cried, us the unperfected,
The Barbie generational rejected, or Ken doll unrealistic Idol worship.
Cursed by society’s vision of ultimate...
suffocating, philosophyme, me, time,
I am bipolar,
That’s what they say,
Maybe the mood swings.
Gave me away,
Maybe it was the battle going on;
Much deeper inside,
That caused me to run,
That caused me...
My True Love
suffocating, longing, love, romantic, together,
I Love Him.
I will dream of him
lighting up my darkness,
covering me with his perfume
go crazy with love,
and make our life sufficient