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Dark Life Poems - Poems about Dark Life

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Premium Member AT LAST I WILL BE FREE
I have died a thousands deaths, what would one more hurt? It only seems appropriate, since everyone's so curt. This time will be the final one, with no more of life's pain. It all seems...Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, dark, life, longing, pain,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member codependency
light … and dark - shadow and bright are diametrically opposed and intricately interdependent we must learn to not fear the dark for it holds the same delight, the same color the same purpose and excitement the same realizations … unseen and it harbors...Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, analogy, dark, life, light,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Darkness and Light
A dark soul long immersed in a grey world Awakened to a spirit’s shining beam And foolishly presumed as he uncurled His destiny was to possess her gleam. The dark youth’s folly then was slowly dimmed By...Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, dark, life, light, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Beauty of the night
Glistening lights in the valley and on yonder hills. Starry night reflected on the ground but with electric bills! Still quiet as the motorway’s to and fro moves through the night. Silent feathers bank over the field below...Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, dark,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Black and White
Black and White – 3-18-24 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Black and White Black and white come in focus - Absent of prime – A slice of life exposed through the lens, A flash-dance of story, a masquerade ball. No sunrise of sepia - clouds absent...Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, color, dark, life, light,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member brittle branch
i'm connected to a brittle branch disconnected from a tree of life i i am i am writing i...Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, age, dark, life, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Know my night
The dark calls my name to let me know my night. To let me understand that growing old’s alright. I find a serene peace in the glistening lights. The odd murmur of engines moving through the night....Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, age, appreciation, dark, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member life is --
a black canvas punctuated with spots of gray a circle ending where it began a scream in the head that blinds a parenthesis expanding into infinite erasure ...Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, dark, life,
Form: Free verse
There Is A Darkness
It's not the pitch-black scene that surrounds me ominously. Suspense-filled 'what's hidden within?' feelings heavily haunt Visions of serpents creeping around precariously Appear and disappear like nightmares and jeeringly taunt Though, sometimes, death-like is this dark environment outside. There's a...Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, dark, life, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Darkness
I am less frightened when you are around me in pitch black. When you are in, like a rat before a cat, I'm anguished. I feel like I turn into a predator and attack My very self, and...Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, dark, life,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Life
He hated airports Hated the check-ins The waiting The food Hated the boarding pleasantries Really hated children sitting beside him Women, men Hated flying Hated anything he couldn’t control Hated the final destination Dollars in passport Hated the drive The uncertainty No protection Hated thinking back Life in general His failings Hated...Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, dark, life, sad,
Form: Free verse
Life is a Song
Life is a song, incomplete, yet soothing— lullabies lulling the world to sleep with its balladic lilt, gently swaying to the depths of its nomadic syncopation. Where I can subdue archaic hieroglyphics in hues of rose gold notes, invading my...Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, dance, dark, life, song,
Form: Free verse
Old Man Blues
The Old Man he never walked on the Moon He's his pants He's puked on his wife's shoes The Old Man Killed it when he played the blues....Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, dark, life,
Form: Free verse
Light Needed Within
There's light everywhere; Still, our hearts are full of murk; We need light indeed....Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, dark, life, light, philosophy,
Form: Senryu
Can we tell every truth ?
Can we tell every truth ? Can we write those ? If I do, I shall suddenly be a stranger, that nobody knows. They might see me as a demon who can feed its mother to the crows. Society will scream...Read the rest...
Categories: dark life, dark, life, society, truth,
Form: Free verse

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