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Nightmare Poems - Poems about Nightmare

Nightmare Poems - Examples of all types of poems about nightmare to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for nightmare.
Premium Member This Shadowed Place
... My heart lay barely beating, drowning in a marinade of salted tears that fell from my reddened eyes. Blood dripped down my chin from biting my swollen lips as if they were wounded like a heart p......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, confusion, fear,
Form: Free verse

Corporate America
...Gagged by the navy neck-tie crowned upon him by the last soldier, the businessman precariously waltzes the death march down into “Sam’s Greens and Grains”, a specialty salad shop that locally sources......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, corruption, prison, work,
Form: Prose
... ANZAC Few among them knew the name Gallipolli no crystal ball foretold the hell it spawned but in the misty dawn of 25-04-15 the legend of the ANZACs would be born. standing tall......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, courage, war,
Form: Rhyme
Don't Throw Them to the Wolves
...We have a choice, On how many children will turn out, And by throwing the parents under a bus, For the Wolves and Jackals to fight over, The outcome for the children will always be the same. W......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, appreciation, baptism, birth, childhood,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
The beginning to the end
...My start in life was not round here, Newcastle was my home, But now I've spent 20yrs in washington where I roam, Now I wonder what is left, A hopeless future at its best, A big part missing......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, bereavement, cancer, death,
Form: Rhyme

...Turning sleep in a place In the Room of color Red. With many face streak with Blood. With many trace written in Walls. Did you see what happen? They eat they words. In a four side of a Square......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, adventure, body, emotions, growth,
Form: Free verse
1,316 DAYS
...1,316 DAYS Marvelous Roman, reigning strong, sturdy and supreme, Swathed in gold, a glorious, gleaming wrestling dream. Champion for ages, Unconquerable, resolute, From ringside to rumble, his......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, 1st grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Paradox of Juxtaposition
... A Paradox of Juxtaposition Series of scattered suffused sufferings sprouting from shocks, stress and strain appearing off and on in agitated brain ......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, confusion,
Form: Free verse
DID nightmare
...DID NIGHTMARE having Did is not all that’s cracked up to be. Having to try to remember what you did, day to day Having people say “ I wish I had DID” because when I don’t want to handle something ......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, abuse, anger, child abuse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Pale Image of A New Life
...Teresa of Ávila Dreamt the passion of God. A physical fire Burned an image of his power. An image I envisioned was one so dull Full of pain A nightmare stabbing my mind's eye. A frail ......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, angst, anxiety, longing, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Distant Friends
... Quote: "You’re worth every mile between us.” — Unknown Once the friends we were, We laughed together, we cried together, We played together, we dreamt together, We enjoyed good times togeth......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, friend,
Form: Free verse
The Freedom Caucus
...The Freedom Caucus Like staunch sentinels they stand Around a center speaker, a white-haired man With microphone poised and voice steady To speak of a vote and not being ready. “We have ba......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, political,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member my worst nightmare
...He sits in the attic all day, trimming his fur A creature without a name or a country Climbs into my closet an hour before bedtime I sense him, but cannot see him For he can be invisible when he ......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, scary,
Form: Free verse
Creek in the sheets
...My heart begins to sink As my skin begins to quiver I've been swept to the brink By regrets flowing like a river So what am I to think As the cold world let's me shiver Stains mark like ink ......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, funny, simple,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Crisis team with agent Brown
...Hello I'm agent Brown I am not in a good place Hi agent Brown it's okay I'm here for you it's the dark place again I can't breathe that's okay just breathe and talk sweetie I was doi......Read the rest...
Categories: nightmare, anxiety, dark, health, hero,
Form: Free verse

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