Dark Grave Poems

These Dark Grave poems are examples of Grave poems about Dark. These are the best examples of Grave Dark poems written by international poets.


swamp witch by roger turner
Down in the bayou where the mangroves grow
There's talk of black voodoo, like Marie Leveau
The Swamp Witch, is legend, she has magic so black
That those...

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Categories: america, fate, grave, magic,

Grace Shuffle Haunted by Mark Miller
06/22/2017
by Mark Miller

Trapped within a self-absorbed scarred 
Feeling left behind stripped image astray 
By one's own disclosed empty box enraged 
Spiral reflection appears behind mirrors...

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Categories: discrimination, funeral, grave,



The Man Of Men by Jacob Millar
John Sullivan, a man among men
Digging digging, deep as can't show
Laying the dirt, for him for his home
The king's castle, for stature of stone

Caterpillars, creeping...

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Categories: grave, analogy, butterfly, confidence, dad,

In depth by David Smith
Whatever happened to in depth analysis?
Whatever happened to in depth discussion?
Whatever happened to in depth research?
Whatever happened to in depth investigation?

Are we doomed to a...

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Categories: grave, analogy, confusion, dark, deep,

Roundup Time At The FAKE Not Okay Corral by matthew harris
(alternately titled: ah me go march'n home on derange)

I'll play the devil's advocate, yet
prepare a stance with pitchfork
     against misinterpreted faux...

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Categories: grave, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium MemberFate's Footfalls by Rhoda Tripp
Bony knuckles raking gloomy halls
Chambers echoing fate’s footfalls
Slumping shoulders and deathly grins
Recounting on fingers, countless sins
Shuddering, shivering in godless fears
Admonishing my guilt, the end, it...

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Categories: grave, dark, death, destiny, fate,

Deep Memory by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
I once was a beautiful lass
	who captured every young man’s fancy
A nymph of the high Southern class
	who practiced a belle’s necromancy.

They worshipped my haughty fine...

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Categories: beauty, death, grave, lost

HOMICIDE by Morris Murenzi

				HOMICIDE
					I shot him,
Blood allover the walls,
Night ain't real,
Scavengers poking his body,
Children screaming and panting, 
Am numb,speechless and arrogant.

Silence is the environment, 
Dark is the light,...

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Categories: character, community, confusion, grave,

The Long Burial by Henrique Oliveira
With a strange, strangled gasp, we gulp the cold air
Crisscrossed by bats in their mad zigzag dash
From out of this cave, out from under this...

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Categories: assonance, death, grave, life,

The Executioner As Scrambled Humorist by matthew harris
within the under belly of
this hob bull ling Leviathan beast
induced roaring hungry soundcloud issued
within abdominal folds
finding they in creased

never diminishing, matter
whether I turn north, south,...

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Categories: grave, appreciation, baptism, dark, farewell,

Premium MemberPower Of Death by Vermillion Scythe
The ghost with the cloak
stares coldly with no eyes
causing lids to shut
life thuds on land
his scythe steals souls and vitality
by the millions
creating profit for his...

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Categories: dark, death, deep, grave,

Slaves by Henrique Oliveira
With a lashing to the back of my mind,
Gray, morbid thoughts I had long left for dead
Race up with rage to the top of my...

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Categories: grave, angst, anxiety, death, depression,

MALEVOLENT MENTAL MAELSTROM by MATTHEW harris
Fiendish and gruesome phantasmagoric 
     denizens reigned horns of a dilemma blitzen deer
     dwelt deep inside subterranean vault perform an evil...

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Categories: grave, age, angst, dark, evil,

november 13th 2017 - part 1 by MATTHEW harris
November 13th 2017 
Happy 83rd birthday to thy cremated mom

Harriet Harris fought tooth and nail
Mother succumbed 
to terminal illness without fail 
Ovarian/ Uterine Cancer to...

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Categories: dark, grave, happy birthday,

Premium MemberAfter Dark by Kim Rodrigues
After Dark

The moon splays its splendor.
Red roses somber in vase.
Subliminal shadows, peaked and sallow,
flicker like windswept, willow flame.
Inscription, on her headstone, illuminated.

10/14/2017 

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Categories: death, grave,

Premium MemberThe hope of the living by Sandison Jumbo
 The hope of the living

None would hope, like a destitute, by the roadside to rot,
With their eyes and other vitals, by the vultures pecked...

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Categories: death, funeral, giving, grave,

Graveyard Gambol by Joseph Soper
hallowed acre hosts
apparitions of the past
dancing in moonlight 



11 Oct 17...

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Categories: dark, grave,

Dark war by Sunday Kelvin
Fenced around, locked up in your own place.
                hundred years...

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Categories: grave, anger, conflict, dark, death,

Dark wall by Sunday Kelvin
                Fenced around, locked up in your own place.
 ...

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Categories: grave, anger, conflict, dark, death,

Premium MemberFacts hold virtues intact by liam mcdaid
Pride comes before the fall 
under a tender gaze of midday's sun 
Our Sunday cross 
is being turned upside down 
incorrectly sponsored by none other...

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Categories: grave, abortion, birth, conflict, cry,