Dark Poetry Poems

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


The Stranger by Aaliyah Salia
Giggles surround me like the subtle tune of the black and white keys,
I’m happy, but I’m not happy.

I want to laugh with them too, 
Know...

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Categories: poetry, angst, dark, emo, how

The Taste of Black by Aaliyah Salia

Bitter to the tongue; like overbrewed coffee or ninety percent dark chocolate,
a heavy lump down my throat, I crave for sweet water. 
Not too hard...

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Categories: poetry, color, deep, drug, emo,



Tender Goodbye by Elizabeth Frost
Tender Goodbye

The moon gently touches the tears on a tender face,
A woman dressed in black surrendering to fate.
Big empty eyes stare sadly into the darkness...

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Categories: poetry, suicide,

Premium MemberSo - You Want To Be A Poet by Emile Pinet


TITLE:  So...you want to be a poet!


Dear budding poet,

TITLE:  So...you want to be a poet!


Dear budding poet,

Modern poetry’s your candle in the dark...let...

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Categories: poetry, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Clingy with trust issues by Ariel Davis
I am a girl who is a little clingy
I will accept it
I am because of people who have left before
I don't want to lose anyone...

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Categories: poetry, anxiety, betrayal, dark, deep,

Chrysanthe by Catelyn Meeker
Chrysanthe 

Lovely girl, child of the earth. She dances in the moon’s light. She dances, doesn’t care. 

The world belongs to her; she is the...

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Categories: poetry, beautiful, deep, earth, humanity,

Premium Memberhaiga - haiku by Mick Talbot
it is there find it
in each silent setting sun
warm dark nights of peace

Search for peace, highlight all the text below the image, let the world...

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Categories: poetry, peace,

Father is the one by Trittya Yelane
Father is the one, 
Who understands my language

Father is the one,
Who controls my anguish

Father is the one,
Who has faith in me 

THAT I CAN NEVER...

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Categories: poetry, father, fathers day, poems,

FLAMING PEN by Samuel Otieng
A fiery flaming flashing  pen,
Feazes a blistering burning fire,
Sending brave whistling whispers,
Whilst inking brilliant brightness in the dark.

A pyre pen is magma mighty sword,
Spitting...

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Categories: fire, poetry, writing,

What is love by Eke jeffrey chinedu
It is quiet and dark,with no one around,
Just a little girl,who was almost dying.
My heart felt so heavy with grief
when she looked at me
with those...

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Categories: poetry, child, death, loneliness, love,

Love, The Exit Strategy by curtis johnson
As I prepared to come here, my family, relatives, and friends anticipated my arrival. By prepare, I mean that I was in a developmental process...

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Categories: poetry, angel, death, god,

Premium MemberAlone Forever by Julie Leigh Rodeheaver
I’m too old to find love now
I thought I’d be married 
oh so long ago
That is now a non existent dream

Nobody wants to love me
for...

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Categories: poetry, conflict, dark, deep, depression,

Premium MemberCOMMON Commonality by Gregory R Barden

WE ...

Slaves to the pen, (or our keyboard, more apt)
          The molding of words, in a...

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Categories: appreciation, friendship, life, poetry,

A Walk In The Wood by JG Collins
A walk in the woods.
Thunder
in the 
distance.
Lighting 
dancing,
edging
 dark clouds.
Soft rain
thru the
pines. 
Boughs dripping 
in the pond.
Birds sounding
bird talk. 
Many languages
to be 
heard.
Frogs
in the pond
announcing...

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Categories: poetry, art,

Good Versus Evil by Dalton Ogletree
4/30/18


The prequel
Of good vs. evil
Did they ever consider each other equal?
One side peaceful
The other deceitful

In the beginning
Neither side was really winning
As the globe continued spinning

Brimming
With...

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Categories: dark, perspective, poetry, rap,

Opposite Ends by Anastasia Stewart
I wasn’t made for you, and you weren’t made for me,
like the colours of the sea, you were looking for blue, and I was looking...

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Categories: poetry, conflict, corruption, evil, fantasy,

boys will be boys by farah sultan
trigger warning Rape, sexual harassment

 you were 6 when the boy in the desk behind you kept pulling your ponytail till he made you cry....

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Categories: poetry, abuse, dark,

I'm dissapointed by Aaron Fletcher
I'm dissapointed
not in you or my cryptic creeky teacher
but myself
Every action I make cripples me further and further
into this dark whole that sucks me in...

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Categories: depression, parents, perspective, poetry,

It'll Sync by Dalton Ogletree
3/13/18



Many words that were writ in ink
Near and far from the kitchen sink
Where you could hear dishes clink

Here I sit and think
While I sip and...

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Categories: dark, perspective, poetry, rap,

Premium MemberSonnet On, We Poets And Our Poetry by Robert Lindley
Sonnet On, We Poets And Our Poetry

Poets, if they say they are alright are just lying
for far too oft we write just to keep from...

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Categories: poetry, appreciation, art, passion, perspective,