Dark Poems | Examples of Dark Poetry

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Categories: dark, inspiration, spiritual,
Block bleeder
by Eric Oakley
24 yeara old and still not a pot to piss in
They're quick to judge and swear some things missing
Wonder why I'm loosing faith in humanity
Einstein...

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Categories: dark, deep, fate, life,
Revolution
by Piercing Words
They coming, torches lit in the sky
The supreme power,
allied with the fallen forces
Obtained hidden knowledge from unknown sources,
This is a war on the mind
disguised as...

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Categories: dark, light, weather, wind,
Above And Beyond
by curtis johnson
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Categories: dark, day, depression, future,
The End
by Ivory Jones
                At the 
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Categories: dark,
Premium MemberNothing Lasts Forever
by John lawless
Nothing Lasts Forever

Weathered clapboards count death’s cadence
bleached bones of faded lives
rusted bells hang limply – silenced
mourning beneath long tearless skies
sad emptiness when longing dies.

Once, bells...

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Categories: dark, deep, desire, trust,
To my so called CrUZh qx
by Evan no
So you either read them or you didn't. 
Either way,
I am digressing, 
Shot pool with the old family today.
Played damn fine if I say so.

Nobody...

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Categories: abuse, addiction, betrayal, dark, drug, identity, music,
Untitled
by Jennifer Cunningham
The anticipation
The gratification
To watch the blood flow back
It must be self control I lack
I can feel the relief 
No matter how brief
My security blanket
With it...

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Categories: dark, devotion, feelings, lost,
Detached reality
by Rozalia Polnik
Unravelled in conscious decision bend
  So much going on , I have to pretend
    There's no revert no green end 
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Categories: dark, deep, inspiration, introspection,
The Sea
by Laurie Woodward
The silence

The still calm of the deep

The world is asleep and the only sound is that of the water
Lapping at the beach

No-one exists but the...

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Categories: dark, deep, depression, emotions,
what to do
by Ariel Davis
I don't know what to do
my frustration and anxiety
are eating away at my soul
like the moon does the sun
during an eclipse
and as my soul gets...

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Categories: dark, endurance, introspection, loss,
Premium MemberOnce, When Her Dark Love Almost Destroyed Me
by Robert Lindley
Once, When Her Dark Love Almost Destroyed Me

I quit writing, will you love me forevermore
she so quickly agreed, hiding truth and sad score.
As the weeks...

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Categories: africa, art, bereavement, dark, depression, destiny, wisdom,
Heartbeats and the fear of death
by Moses Sichach
Life is so short 
But you wear trousers a blazer and a tie 
You make money and drive by 
Watch the news you are sad...

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Categories: dark, summer, winter,
Winters Dream
by John Scotter

Reflections of thought of future past
Picture of life in summer
Cold and damp I call you black 
Thoughts of summer give black a blast 

Black fades...

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Categories: dark, deep, depression, emotions,
Alone and addicted
by Ariel Davis
sitting alone
in a dark room
with nothing but a blade
bleeding slowly
I lay and suffer...

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Categories: dark, devotion, endurance, growth,
Arrogance of the Resurgam
by Maude Carthwright
Come! 
Sit with me on the sunken boat.
Promise that this boat will float.
I want you to thank me for this,
I’m the depth, and you’re abiss.

We...

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Categories: dark, death, evil, imagination,
Premium MemberBack When Shadow, Death And Fate Had Their Little Talk
by Robert Lindley
Back When Shadow, Death And Fate Had Their Little Talk

And of what tragic and early grave do you dare to speak
I am young and strong...

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Categories: dark, hate, spiritual, truth,
Premium MemberBitter Fruit
by Freddie Robinson Jr.


Taste the hate,
the poisonous juice from the bitter fruit
Evil seeds
being spit out of the mouth,
deadly wormwood desires formed at the root
Chew the rancid leaves of...

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Categories: dark, evil, proposal, recovery
An evil's call
by Ashumit kumar
                An evil’s call....

You are better, in so many ways
I...

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Categories: dark, death, deep, growing
HEADS UP
by Evan no
"Sseniub si?"
Ah well.
Good now I can move on.
I am sure you're tempted to hear all about me.
I'm also sure you're tempted to spread the word.
You've...

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Categories: dark, deep, fear, fire,
Light On the Devil's Chord - Day 35
by Laura Breidenthal
His was,
A kiss of promise
A kiss of challenge
A kiss of power
And a kiss of doom
Where our lips had met
He was a threat, a strident peril
And...

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Categories: dark, death, god, leaving,
The First Day of Forever
by Robert Liam McCallum
O’er the barrier, and into the last twilight,
Then past the point of never,
Comes a great surprise for the weary eyes,
For this is the first day...

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Categories: dark, depression,
Yeah now I'm ok
by Evan no
I still need a.
I just wanna help mom and dad pay the bills by giving some money to them?
No big deal right?!
Hahahahahahahahahaahahahah??
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If you can decipher...

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Categories: allegory, angst, anxiety, dark, depression, environment, lost,
Foreboding
by Kelly Hitchcock
The dark may provide some comfort
Tragically it can feel safe and well known
Because beneath the gloomy clouds of ignorance and fear
We’re convinced, there’s really no...

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Categories: dark, fear,
Colors
by Wendy Nipas
Colors
Color me moody
Color me sad
Color me angry
Color me mad
Color me fiercely
Color me fast
I know you’re hoping
These colors will last
Whether they’re fresh
Whether they’re dark
Whether they’re vivid
Whether...

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Categories: dark, deep, emotions, how
Beauty is pain
by Ariel Davis
I eat less and less
until the hunger pain keep me from getting out of bed
And my stomach feels like it's eating itself
But I can bear...

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Categories: dark, sad,
Premium MemberBEHIND CLOSED DOORS
by JAN ALLISON
Domestic Abuse

Livid bruises fade … but the pain in your heart will remain forever

9TH January 2018
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Categories: dark, death, sorrow, war,
Premium MemberThe Night Glows Darkly
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

Raging, fierce winds of Mars
marched across Earth’s skyscape,
	in the season of the decline of Man
Fall of the God-chosen specie,
autumn of impending extinction
Twas an apocalyptic mushroom...

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Categories: dark, evil, sin, sorrow,
MONSTER
by Poet Destroyer A
    MONSTER

Shackles nor chains, can't change what it is.....
Never was it, the one hiding under the bed, 
It was me, tired of...

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Categories: dark, dedication, hate, heartbroken,
Lure me
by Adhyatmika Tripathi
Is this love real?
Or is it just a sin?
Is this agony just for me?
Why do i see that ghastly grin?

You cast a spell on me,
I...

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Categories: dark, emotions, life, me,
Premium MemberYou Deserve Better Than Me
by Brenda Chiri
I'm not as a normal person should be.
Feel I have become nothing but a freak.
I can give you strength and loyalty tis true.
If love is...

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Categories: dark, heartbreak, heartbroken, lost
Girl, Just Turn The Page
by The Brooklyn Six Project
Girl, just turn the page 
He never was into you 
All he did was criticize 
And broke your poor heart in two 
It was nothing...

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Categories: dark,
Behind my smile
by Cynthia Valentine
They say am a heartless bitch 
Cause i dont cry an shit 
Ah push it behind 
Put on a smile
Keep telling myself its gonna be...

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Categories: dark, death, hate,
The grip of Allah
by Daniel Hunter
					The Grip of Allah


You lessened your grip
as you slowly bled out.
Death rode in 
to remove all doubt.

The weapon you held
that fired your hate,
is silent now,
no...

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Categories: dark, deep, emotions, hurt,
TELL ME HOW
by Mary Jane Randall
TELL ME HOW TO LOVE SOMEONE
WHO DOESNT LOVE ME 

TELL ME HOW TO TRUST SOMEONE 
WHO BETRAYED ME SO BADLY 

TELL ME HOW TO CARE...

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Categories: dark, deep, discrimination, emotions,
I can dream
by Ariel Davis
I dream of a place of acceptance
where I can be myself with everyone
where I don't have to lie about my actions
even when my actions had...

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