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Best Sulphurous Poems

Below are the all-time best Sulphurous poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of sulphurous poems written by PoetrySoup members

In The Minds Fixed Eye

In the minds fixed eye I see five newly discovered graves,              

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Categories: sulphurous, myth,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member The Great Fish Maui Snared
With canoe and hook of a jaw-bone
 below a great fish Maui snared;
and his brothers half-crazed behaving
 leapt and gouged in frenzy craving.
From Palliser Bay...

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Categories: sulphurous, places, travel,
Form: Ballad
Night Watch
The harsh winds snarl and bite like fighting dogs.
No pity in this bull-black bitter night.
No stars nor moon can pierce the city fog.
No shelter saves...

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Categories: sulphurous, nature, places, visionary,
Form: Sonnet
black mamba
Words can be dangerous
The human mind can be poisonous
Our own deeds can be torturous
Our own needs can be sulphurous....

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Categories: sulphurous, character, people,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Romans

Believe this
Nothing can separate us
No false imitation 
Nor a usurper possessed by
covetous notion
Nothing can separate us
Not the deepest darkness
of any Black Ocean

The highest barred walls

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Categories: sulphurous, bible, faith, forgiveness, freedom, god, inspiration,
Form: Free verse

mercury rising
from tormented mountains
where your vermilion river

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Categories: sulphurous, mountains, nature,
Form: Cinquain
A New Age of Darkness
The era of darkness is near,

I can smell the ground starting to rot.

The penetrating scent of Fetidity

Assaulting the nostrils of pure souls.


With the putrid...

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Categories: sulphurous, dark, death, evil, humanity,
Form: Epic
It was the missing decade 
of my life that came back,
late on one clammy night.

Wearing your visage
of a foraging girl
at the foot of a tranquil...

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Categories: sulphurous, allegory, depression, loss, psychological, sin, time,
Form: Free verse
Something sinister stalks the streets
Searching the smells at sunset
Slipping unseen, slinking in shadows
Seeking that special sweet snack

She sees with rose tinted glasses
It's secretly stolen her...

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Categories: sulphurous, death, fantasy
Form: Alliteration
Darkly Smoldering Allies
Darkness and I have become allies,

 affinity by association's shadowed prayer

     spoken of the same kindred language,

consanguinity in our devout appeal


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Categories: sulphurous, allegory, dark, emotions, introspection, moon,
Form: Free verse

facets of fear
as we stepped
into murky
darkening grey
recalling that
day you began
to fade away...
like vapour into
a mental decline
and sublime

tangible terror
lunacy replaced
sanity as you
voiced your mind….

bold angels...

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Categories: sulphurous, psychological,
Form: Rhyme
The Well
A bitter well
taps the icy waters
from the sulphurous deep
slakes my thirst
makes my transformation
into the beast

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Categories: sulphurous, life,
Form: Free verse
I Want to Plant a Seed of Poesy
I Want to Plant a Seed of Poesy 

By Purushottam Dhakal

I want to write a poem
Every time
As people happen to die at road side
For lack...

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Categories: sulphurous, 1st grade,
Form: Free verse
Sulphurous moments, shadowed
beneath natures natural defences 
Tenderly swaying, the coconut palm 
leaves transmute devising my fan blades
Refrigerant elegance appreciated greatly 
chilled iridescent cocktails assuage ...

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Categories: sulphurous, imagination
Form: Free verse
The Other Woman
She slings an orchid projectile at me
Should I drown her cats?
Incinerate her panthers?
Like an Italian widow
She always wears black
But orange silks would suit her better

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Categories: sulphurous, art, beautiful, cat, change, cry, dark,
Form: Free verse