Desolation Poems | Examples of Desolation Poetry

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Categories: desolation, angst, confusion, growth, identity,
Take Your Fill
by Laura Breidenthal
Take your fill of my time
Does it thrill you? 
Do I play every right chord in you,
Or do I dethrone your frustrations
Into raw rage?

Take your...

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Categories: desolation, destiny, first love, inspirational
The Answer
by Amber Moultry-Harrison
When my days seem to be 
Full of obscurity and desolation 
And when my vision seems unclear and blurred
When the world becomes
An arctic and void...

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Categories: desolation, loneliness, sad,
Premium MemberA Weeping Willow Mourns
by Janice Canerdy

My prison cell is loneliness.
My cries and murmurings confess
that bars invisible now press
and paralyze with heavy stress
and desolation. May God bless
those deeply mired in misery,
too...

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Categories: desolation, abuse, america, angst,
Believe in Hope
by Mario Vitale

through the duration of time to think sublime
heroes are made through like hellos
the wrestling with the window
one to embark on its solstace
throughout the duration of...

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Categories: desolation, 7th grade , addiction, analogy,
Bread
by Lukas andrew
This bread I break was once the oat, 
This wine upon a foreign tree 
Plunged in its fruit; 
Man in the day or wine at...

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Categories: desolation, age, conflict, death, destiny,
This SoothSayer's Warning - 2018
by matthew harris
Dire prognostications 
(terrestrial inhabitants blithely heeded)
with contemporary age
fortune tellers foretell day of (w)reckoning,
sans total mortal kombat annihilation

when human (and many) other innocent species
(stalwart cockroach adept...

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Categories: desolation, art, cry, dark, depression,
Never Ending
by Djinn Ortiz
It doesn’t work, it offers no relief
Pain is my religion, loneliness is my belief
Young minds never know the isolation
Experienced minds know the desolation
They say I’m...

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Categories: desolation, suicide,
Premium MemberPerpetual Torment- Collaboration With Silent One
by Laura Loo
I sleep no more and live in constant shame, 
living on the edge with only desolation to blame.
I exist just to suffer with remorse and...

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Categories: desolation, angst, lost love, suicide,
Premium MemberPerpetual torment collaboration with Laura Loo
by Silent One
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I sleep no more and live in constant shame,
living on the edge with only desolation to blame-
I exist just to suffer with remorse and regret,
for...

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Categories: desolation, loneliness, sad,
Premium MemberLonely Desolation
by Michael Thompson
The winds of loneliness 
blows through my soul... 
  Like the winter winds 
blowing across a frozen 
desolate landscape...
  Making all that lives...

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Categories: desolation, fantasy,
Esdeath
by Marqese Dabbs
Lack of emphatic, deemer of the weak
In the icy plain feelings of desolation, embedded to the cowards
The fallen lie in the snow of red and...

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Categories: desolation, nonsense,
Premium MemberBlood-red Morning
by Peter Rees
A blood-red private view of morning
A second chance to climb the attic stairs.
The ceiling, ticking time, cascades
A thousand pricking darts, stampeding 
Purple chariots, blanketing the...

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Categories: desolation, abuse, anger, sad, winter,
The Winter Night 2
by Madeleine Riha

The patrolman pulled away slowly from the drive through
Black coffee hot, almost blistering his hand – but a comfort just the same
He couldn’t remember it...

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Categories: desolation, loneliness, lonely, longing, lost
Premium MemberThe Nudge
by Jon K
Desolation smoothed at the calming of the swell,
begrudgingly accepted solitude, vacationed in Hell,
nails are sore and broken from the scratching of the well,
strengths gained through...

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Categories: desolation, america, angel, betrayal, break
The White Race Has a Point
by Christine Phillips
The white race has a point
But that doesn't mean
They should treat us improper
The white race has a point
Nature is repeating it over and over
White snow,...

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Categories: desolation, anxiety, art,
Velvet Eyes Crying In The Rain
by Mario Vitale
we met at a dance from the back of the auditorium alone you were there
caressed your hand with my glove as a maiden flower that...

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Categories: desolation, loneliness, love hurts,
Untitled
by OB1 Poet
bereaved
hath thine crimson
heart 
laid undisturbed 
In orchards
of
desolation 
ever veiled
from the vitality 
of pangs 
wilting in the beauty 
of uncertainty 


OB1
11/16/2017 ©...

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Categories: desolation, animal, appreciation, beauty, nature,
Premium MemberA Feral Frozen
by Gregory R Barden

Ursus Maritimus ...

I entered your world in quietude, slipping through the granular, soft.
  Long slats to feet parting the frozen. Cold of a previously...

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Categories: desolation, allegory,
In That Place
by Adeyemi Joshua
Their is absence of truth,
Even there lies no lie.
Trust cannot find her root.
Distrust even did die.

In that place,
Joy is like the chaff blown by may's...

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Categories: desolation, abuse, angel, betrayal, dark,
Premium MemberTHE DECEIVER
by Judy Emery
THE DECEIVER

I can hear the roar of the angry sea 
while the wind calls out to me in my sleep
I hear the voices of sweet...

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Categories: desolation, grief, sorrow,
Premium MemberHello Sorrow, Hello Grief with Tim Smith
by Lin Lane
Tim's poem, Hello Sorrow, was the incentive for my continuance of the sorrowful emotion in Hello Grief.

Hello Sorrow

There you are old friend— 
 I knew...

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Categories: desolation, sorrow,
Hello Sorrow
by Tim Smith
There you are old friend—
   I knew that you were here
   wrapped alone beside desolation
    hidden deep amongst despair 
    
Hello my sorrow there you...

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Categories: desolation, emotions, lost love, memory,
How Are You
by Bernard Chan
The formality of it stings.
“How are you?” 
Delivered with a self-conscious courtesy and
a poverty of emotion 
calculated to immediately keep 
me at arm’s length, 
fencing...

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Categories: desolation, absence, beautiful, depression, fantasy,
Felicity
by Kayli Cashwell
The delicate trill of the humming bird is utter bliss to a dismal soul. 
Fixated on the elated poise emanating from the creature, assumes his...

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Categories: desolation, absence, angst, anxiety, art,
lonely is the famous
by jan hansen
Lonely is the Famous

Once I met Cliff Richard, a sweet little man,
came into the newsagent and bought
a paper-broadsheet- perhaps that makes
him looks intellectual; what do...

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Categories: desolation, christian, faith, jesus, poetry,
THE LION OF JUDAH
by Isaac Odah
In Gilead he's the balm
That makes any sickness calm;
In Isreal he's the consolation
That restores all desolation.

In Judah he's the Lion
That keeps watch over Zion;
In Galilee...

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Categories: desolation, dark, fate, life, light,
Light And Dark
by R. e. taylor
Light & Dark
By R.e. Taylor

I live on the edge of dark and light
It is not by my choice
The fates have cast the dice
And my life...

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Categories: desolation, break up, depression, for
Please Come Back
by Rajneesh Yadav
It has become difficult to survive without you
My heart is living in desolation without you
It has become so long
And still there are no messages and...

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Categories: desolation, anxiety, art,
Honey Bee
by Mario Vitale

thought of lucid dreams with hay
pillow clouds in the sky
a tear falls from the face of a little girl
shades of grey turned to light

The little...

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Categories: desolation, autumn, beautiful, creation, dream,
Premium MemberI Wish I Was Duck Hunting
by Michael Vacek

Wishing I could be anywhere but right here,
On a dream bathed with barley and low lined cloud.
Relishing nature's eagerness to endear,
Leaving the busyness and roar...

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Categories: desolation, crush, dream, love, romance,
Love at First Sight
by Rajneesh Yadav
Love at first sight
When I met you for the first time I got goosebumps
That moment I found myself dumb
My eyes were amazed and my heart...

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Categories: desolation, tree,
Premium MemberHow I Became an Oak
by Andrea Dietrich
I stood as though reborn on mounded dirt which seemed so moist
it strangely could assuage the ache from my bowels howling
from so much hurt! Would...

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Categories: desolation, beauty,
We Are Forever His Child
by Mario Vitale


inside we so often wander aimlessly through the vortex of spirituality
we dig still deep then ever before to reach the pinnacle of are being
soft sandal...

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Categories: desolation, art,
No Stone Unturned
by Mario Vitale

a pleasant day we met out on the terrace
 through a myraid rainbow of desolation
 we made our way toward the stage of life
 through...

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Categories: desolation, anxiety, art,
Keep Your Cool
by Mario Vitale
Keep your cool

wandering in the flow of desolation
you seek shelter on a long awaited vacation
in the midst of the emergency
this much you must agree

this old...

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