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Short Gothic Poems

Short Gothic Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short Gothic poems by PoetrySoup poets. Search short Gothic poetry by poem length and keyword.

devout dutiful
blissfully spiritual
men who are godly...

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Categories: bible, devotion, emotions, encouraging, gothic, jesus, passion,
Form: Haiku

A Person A Void
Ever Consuming Abyss
Exceptional? Nay....

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Categories: art, dark, deep, gothic, lost, war, wisdom,
Form: Haiku
Midnight's Ghost
A owl cawing flew
Over lake in midnight blue
By pond spirit waits...

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Categories: bird, gothic, halloween, lonely, night,
Form: Haiku
The Painting On The Wall
A gothic painting…
Of unknown spirits, staring
I shiver in fears

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Categories: gothic, art, imagination, on work and working, people,
Form: Senryu
Kamirynn is pretty
And Chance is very awesome
Chance loves Kamirynn...

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Categories: emo, friendship, giggle, gothic, happiness, islamic, love,
Form: Haiku

D day
look where I am 
in the memory of a massacre 
human against human


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Categories: cry, dark, day, freedom, gothic, war,
Form: Haiku
Please watch video for the "TOP 10 WEIRDEST SCULPTURES AROUND THE WORLD"...

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Categories: art, confidence, giggle, gothic, hope, humorous, meaningful,
Form: Free verse
Beyond Illusion
He sees life through shades
An enhanced Gothic subtext
Beyond Illusion

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Categories: gothic, life
Form: Haiku
In the middle of
the day, in the heartsore-bright 
daylight I breathe dark....

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© Diana Bosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: absence, blue, gothic, heartbreak, lost,
Form: Haiku
My skin is so
Thin that the
Innocent words
Of others burn
Holes right 
Through me...

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Categories: betrayal, cry, deep, depression, emo, emotions, gothic,
Form: Free verse
Too many
Bass practice speed-

intro to synthy unforcefull peace-

fully adorned by the reefs...

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Categories: gothic, crazy, creation, fire, fishing, flower, fun, garden,
Form: Free verse
The Gallows

          on a sunny day
          She visited the gallows
          To see her loved ones...

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Categories: death, family, gothic, sorrow,
Form: Haiku
Breaking the habit by breaking the heart
inch by inch, gaze by gaze: it's 
a dark matter of time....

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© Diana Bosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: absence, blue, dark, gothic, heartbreak, lost love,
Form: Kimo
Gothic citizens in black slickers
hang precariously in the
sinful caverns of the dark underworld.....

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Categories: gothic, animals
Form: Narrative
Premium Member A Miracle
A Miracle

Music photos and poem at the following link!

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Categories: gothic, culture, inspirational, miracle, music, wisdom,
Form: Light Verse
The Count
Frozen grip takes hold Dead eyes look, the end is near Kiss of ice, last breath.

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Categories: dark, death, gothic, horror,
Form: Haiku
Hope to hope
in five lights
future five days
for my new chemotherapy
and a brutal question
will chemistry finish with me...

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Categories: cancer, dark, gothic, hope,
Form: Cinquain
New Orleans Nights
     gothic shadows dance
hauntingly with southern oaks…
     moonlit spanish moss

            01 Jul 2015...

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© david mohn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: gothic, moon, night, tree,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Sweet Revenge
Sweet Revenge On a rival In the night Never to be seen again Sweetest revenge of all

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Categories: art, beauty, gothic, halloween, horror, inspirational, magic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Labouring Party
The Labor Party of Australia
May well attribute its constant failure
To a silly habit it's goot
Of shooting itself in the foot....

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© Beth Evans  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: confusion, fate, gothic, political,
Form: Clerihew
my pain.......................
it burns my heart and soul
no one can feel my sadness

I feel..................................

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Categories: angst, cry, deep, emo, emotions, gothic, sin,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Halloween Senryu
Malevolent child,
Manifest yourself in me,
Darkness the new light.

Halloween Senyru Contest
Sponsor: Laura Loo
Written 12.10.17

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© Kevin Shaw  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: child, dark, death, deep, gothic,
Form: Senryu
Cicadian Rhythm
cryptic cicada
nocturne of tymbals thrumming
cicatrix in brain

dead silence of night
my last breath in abeyance
for cicada song


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Categories: dark, death, gothic, insect, peace,
Form: Haiku
When you see the snow think of me 
Where the trees die thats where Ill be 
Cloaked in darkness so no one can see 
All this pain inside of me

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© Tix Tix  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: gothic,
Form: Free verse
Scarlet lady
A scarlet madam, 
she crashed down from on high. 
Anger cursed her veins, 
and the path she roamed upon this earth 
was that of a woman scorned...

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Categories: abuse, adventure, gothic, life,
Form: Verse