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Gothic Poems | Examples of Gothic Poetry

Gothic Poems. Below are examples of poems about gothic. This list of gothic poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of gothic poetry. This list of works about gothic is an excellent resource for examples on how to write gothic poems.

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List of Gothic Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Hollow be thy name Sean Houghton Free verse angst, dark, environment, gothic,
Premium Member Poem Illusions arthur vaso Free verse gothic, art, dark, depression, fear,
American Gothic Gabriel Baker Free verse art, gothic,
Moonlight On Satin Jean Bush Rhyme gothic, angst, dark, death, evil,
Premium Member Poem THE HAUNTED HOUSE nette onclaud Acrostic gothic, house,
Premium Member Poem Little arthur vaso Free verse angst, child, courage, gothic,
Gothic queen fauxcroft wade Free verse dark, fear, gothic, sensual,
- Aroop Mitra Haiku crazy, emotions, gothic, weather,
The Haunted House Jenny brewer Rhyme gothic, animal, best friend, dog,
Premium Member Poem Your Tarot card reading Lewis Raynes Quatrain future, gothic, magic,

Absinthe
by Wendy White
It awakens artists & cures melancholy.
Take me away from this dark reality.
Numb my sorrows & heal my pain.
My wounds will heal, but will I love...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: gothic, anxiety, deep, depression, emo,

Shadow Of Darkness
by Wendy White
Shadow Of Darkness

Shadow Of Pain

May You Never Harm This Family

Leave This Place & Never come Again

Shadow Of Darkness

Shadow of Hate

You're As Cruel In Death As...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: gothic, anger, anxiety, break up,

The Stalker
by Wendy White
A perfect man, he pretended to be.

Using a con game on the lonely.

She was trapped in his lies.

Until she saw the evil in his eyes.

"Be...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: gothic, abuse, anger, anxiety, character,

Evil Entity
by Wendy White
Your presence here has caused much distress.

You're like a feral animal, spreading its sickness.

No more tears shall fall from these eyes...

from the misery you've caused...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: gothic, anger, angst, anxiety, conflict,

A Witch's Plight
by Wendy White
Take away this negativity.

Banish it with my Goddesses light. 

Protect this witch's family.

Heal them with your aura tonight.

End a troll's bigotry.

May the laws of karma...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: gothic, angst, anti bullying, anxiety,

Death's Kiss
by Wendy White
I’ve felt Death’s kiss on my lips.
He whispers…”I’ll take away your pain.”
He wipes away my tears & says,” You’ll never cry again.”

I ask you my...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: gothic, abuse, anxiety, death, depression,

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She is a spider
by Lewis Raynes
Intricately fragile, embracing her curves, 
She silently breathes in this womb,
This womb where she is a prey to its wants, 
Its black silken webbing costume,

That...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: gothic, imagery,

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Death on Vacation
by Stephen Kilmer
flying around in the attic
crashing into the walls
these dark angels never sleep
circle games and bocce balls
old men on sidewalks
blind canes tapping
faucets dripping iron 
ghosts, ghosts
I...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: death, gothic, home, humorous,

The Vampire Masquarade
by Tareva O'bear
The room is lit in candles, the ground covered in rose petals.
 A soft light carries her to the center.
She is seen by all.

Dresses flow...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beautiful, dark, gothic, halloween,

Darkest Knight Devil Demon with One RED EAR I Don't FEAR
by rick Cox
P.S.The KEY to my STYLE oF poetry voodoo "'STAY"'
EWE WHO  it is word Play a Miss.T. DAY
3 voices normal voice/ Mild Voice/ LOUD VOICE...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: gothic, 4th grade, character, evil,

Goth In A Gothic
by David Welch
She was the type who dressed only in darks,
a ‘non-conformist’ teen who bathed in snark,
in black lipstick her smile did hide,
row of piercings ran above...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fun, gothic, halloween, humorous,

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Oscar-ku 13 -Rebecca
by Mark Toney
gothic mystery
Hitchcock's first Hollywood film-
earliest film noir






Copyright © 2018 by Mark Toney. All rights reserved. 
First published 2018 in Hollywood Haiku via wattpad.com...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: dark, death, film, gothic,

Devil at the Crossroads
by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Tom Waits encountered the devil at a crossroads. "Well hello Tom, what do you want most in this world?" And Tom said, "A shot of...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: desire, fantasy, gothic, horror,

Haunted
by Jenny Dillon
White's fleeting beauty would never last,
She is now a ghost of the girl in the past
She talks with a voice that could shatter glass
She finds...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: gothic, allusion, anger, angst, beauty,

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Dancing
by Lewis Raynes
His life’s the shadow filling the space, 
Diffused away with a walk,
In shades of blue to red to green, 
Diffusing away to a thought,

And each...

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Personification | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: break up, dance, gothic,

A God in your own mind
by Jimmy Brouwers
Aw sweet boy you're never alone
You've got me to throw you a bone
Now be a dear and carve your wrists
A little Dog-tag for when you...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: gothic, anxiety, dark, death, depression,

Coffin: Sleep with Me
by Tareva O'bear
Sleep with me here,
Stay by my side,
No sun or any light can hurt our eyes,
We'll be alright.

Take my hand,
Hold on to me tight.
You are my...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: gothic, love, night, sleep,

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Halloween
by Lana Cole
Halloween is the time of the witches,
Of the zombies and demons galore. 
On the brooms to the ball of their wishes,
To the Bold Hill they...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fantasy, gothic, halloween, paradise,

The Dark Fest
by Shahid S.
 There are systems of distress
and the vioces in unrest,

There is mighty evil fest,
And the darkness at it's best,

Amidst the yell, emerging cries,
The demons cherish,...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: gothic, angel, conflict, discrimination, evil,

Goth Punk Emo Metal Lyrics
by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
I'm going to kill you.
I'm going to kill you.
That's what I will do.
Kill kill kill kill KILL KILL KILL KILL!

I been in your back yard
I...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: dark, gothic, horror, murder,