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Somber Poems - Poems about Somber

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Premium Member BLACK MAMA
...can bake homemade biscuits and breads She'd learnt from her Aunts and Grandma Star black Skin Beauty Mama Ever so somber All the children the world loves her Black mama 1/21/21 Written words by James Edward Lee S......Read More
Categories: somber, analogy, appreciation, beautiful, black
Form: Free verse



The last walk
...te of man. Across a vast beyond whispering dried grass whistles alien tunes at walkers from the void. Tall and somber bowed, by war’s weight. they search for water in a land ravished with faulty dreams. Still remembering ......Read More
Categories: somber, bereavement, farewell, good night,
Form: Free verse
By the Wayside Stricken
...Who lies now by the wayside stricken, sick of body, sick of soul? His eyes are closed, his ears are deaf to the somber bells that toll. I knew this man now sadly stricken in happier days when blessed by wealth, famed for both hi......Read More
Categories: somber, friend, humanity, sympathy,
Form: Elegiac Lyric
Frenemy
...the horror of its’ heinous humor. For I laugh not into the path of peril nor do I stand before thee as one proud. In my somber state of dismay, I am bewildered and grieved to no relief. Mine eyes shine gray as grief to know that mine frien......Read More
Categories: somber, bereavement, best friend, betrayal,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Elementel forces cry
...morbid chill in the wind, The sea not always quiet, She's mercenary like her brutality, The sky a canvas of colours somber and sultry, A morbid sound within the wind sends shivers inside, Rain heavy and fast, vast amounts of water fro......Read More
Categories: somber, color, nature, rain, sea,
Form: Free verse



The end of noise
...orce field that sucks me into its company, I want to come up for air and let out a scream. The moon rises and casts somber shadows in grey, vestigial thoughts of lost pleasures shatter all poise. They hover loose in mid-air goading m......Read More
Categories: somber, dark, moon, night,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member THE PRIVILEGE V
... Thinking, Feeling, Loving, Wondering, and Dreaming of the future, Suddenly, My mood changed, It became somber then turned gloomy as I thought of all those people Who, during the night, had lost this privilege that We e......Read More
Categories: somber, death, life, thanksgiving,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member moonsong
... there is a fire in the sky it burns, though pale and waning my somber heart and griefs depart midst heaven's weep, now raining ~ oh moon, you pull no tide ... ......Read More
Categories: somber, metaphor, moon,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Last Letter
...room These words of love read above your now filled tomb written when life gave us our breath of harmony Spoken with somber thought’s these mysteries of love A one way conversation without a chance to replay Words upon parchment with......Read More
Categories: somber, loss,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Deserted Sea Has Lost Its Harmony
...l challenging the surf of waves rambling; do I hear a scream of desperation arising from the bluest depth? How somber is to stare at the deserted sea that has lost its harmony; the only noise is the shrill of the hungry seagull......Read More
Categories: somber, anxiety, fate, fishing, men,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Winter Reverie
...e queen ornately adorned poised, graceful, gleaming somber starry nights illuminated bright sky moon ~ a s......Read More
Categories: somber, snow, winter,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Darker Trees
.... As though some sage would remember them there; densely dispassionate, darkly morose, to interpret their quiet, somber thoughts. Their casual slow groaning, faint creaking…leaning in dead wind of oblivious Winter. Could gre......Read More
Categories: somber, dark, life, nature, truth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member October Eve
...ng scattering beneath me. Warm fragmentary vapor slated breath steaming evaporating before me. Incurious quiet somber nearly naked trees standing beyond me. Advancing dread dusk day skies sepulcher entombing above me. For......Read More
Categories: somber, nature,
Form: Free verse
Taps
...ar the bugler's call say a silent prayer. For those who've fallen, friend or foe, never to fight again. Twenty-four somber notes, played at the end of time Bow your heads, remove your hats, cover your hearts, thank your stars Some l......Read More
Categories: somber, america, death,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Early Poems III
...Juvenilia: Early Poems by Michael R. Burch In the Whispering Night by Michael R. Burch In the whispering night, ......Read More
Categories: somber, poems, poetry, poets, teen,
Form: Rhyme

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