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I Like To Write Dark Poetry

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    It was a whim of 10,000 eyes,

    black as night that filled the sky, swarming o'er the nigh up hi, patiently building, patiently awaiting, the cursed to flail and fall, 'Twas this day I gave, A pass and release until my grave, To I feel the free being in relentless pursuit of knowing truth. Unto its...
    3072runelogo 3072runelogo 36-40, M May 31

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    this has been floating around in my head.

    been playing with it all day. "I watch the blood pour out from my veins, the sharp razor blade, the feeling of knowing the desire has been met". it will progress I think. :D
    leannabee leannabee 26-30, F Feb 4

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    Blood And Roses

    It hurts, where I used to love youIt's an empty souless wastelandWhere shadows came to play.We were lovers but we are soldiers nowIn a war both sides already lostI swore that I loved for your mindBut I may have been thinking aboutyour assBut I can't deny this taste for youThis...
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M 2 Responses Dec 17, 2012

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    Life And Death Of A Flame

    My life is like a flame, a flame that sits a top a pillar of wax, burning brightly and strongly, casting a dim but warm glow, on a large space, providing warmth and comfort, and bring security and light, to a room filled with dark, but the pillar of wax, slowly melts away, ever...
    EmmmaaaLou EmmmaaaLou 18-21, F Aug 1, 2013

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    It will give you away Oh child,

    oh child, what have you done? The blood on your knife says you’ve killed someone! Don’t touch it, don’t touch it! Don’t hold that blade! Whenever you smile, it gives you away. Ah, little ghost. You found your way, to banish your fear and deny your pain. Ah, little...
    imrolling imrolling 18-21, F 1 Response May 31, 2014

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    "naked footprints" she lay in

    darkness listening to some sad song some careless young heart with a version of some sweet old melody she lay wrapped in my arms lay wrapped in her wandering thoughts i bring her herbal teas and a ashtray but the grey ash already litters our perfect world like stains of regret...
    mudmen mudmen 51-55 Jul 9, 2014

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    Moonlit Mayhem............

    As the moon lights dim and the dark creeps in and as blackness replaces each day. I instead engage my psychotic rage and embark on my murderous rampage. As the blade cuts deep so the blood flow weeps and their souls are sent straight to hell. One a silent dream now un-earthly...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 22, 2012

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    "elston gunn" old saint bob whacks a hefty

    tune out on a beer barrel full of noise and nuance like a dammed version of samson tearing down these city walls and like a blessed version of delilah walking in mystical light saint bob has a penny opera vocal on his thin mans frame but all the pretty girls say he's got a...
    mudmen mudmen 51-55 1 Response Jun 30, 2014

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    Nocturnal Nightmare.......

    As the moonlights dim and the dark creeps in and as darkness replaces each day. I instead engage my psychotic rage and embark on my murderous rampage. As the blade cuts deep so the blood flow weeps and their souls are sent straight to hell. Once a silent dream now un- earthly...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 24, 2012

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    "whiskey jar" he took another pull off the

    whiskey jar and worrying his last coin tween his worn fingers spoke real softly of the night she went on down the river road you could taste this muscled man restraining you could sense how deep it cut this brute of a man brought to tears cause the night she went down on the...
    mudmen mudmen 51-55 Jul 13, 2014

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    "daughters of pestilence" i was sleeping

    sweetly till i heard strange sound trumpets of some deadly thing approaching a november cold wind in her eye she walked a shadowy figurine on storm wracked road as she walked slow and deliberate dressed all in black she held a dozen bones of a bird that flew she held a dozen...
    mudmen mudmen 51-55 Jun 25, 2014

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    I drove all night watched by the full moon; try as I might, I only thought of you. You may be right and my constant obsessing maybe, might, just border on lunacy...
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    "turn round the world and feel the unpolluted air search for yourself allover unless u find urself free from ego's"
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    Lost in thought Wanting so much Yearning Want Longing within A place of escape Yet not wanting to play it safe Wanting to lose myself, if only for a while Hands through my...
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    I have dark brown skin and I hate it. I don't know why people wish they had it. It's like a dark brown skin. :( I wish I was lighter or white.
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    In the stillness, the heart beats faintlyBreaths are lightThe ache so heavyEyes close, only to release tears, which have been held back far too longLoneliness magnified, at this...
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    I Fell in love. In love with her. I liked her from the start. We needed each other. Then as I grew to know her, I found deeper levels of her that are intertwined in my very being...
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    Notice she has a skull Lovely, isn't it Notice she has flesh Perfect, isn't it She will die.
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    She sits and stares maybe a glare she turns back around slowly frowns brings back knife cuts twice tears roll down blood sweats like a hound ...wipes it up ....eyes turn red "I...
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    Your scent draws me to youLike a moth to a flameA magnetic forceThe touch of your hand upon my faceYou pull me closelyI close my eyes and taste youDelicateTongues lappingPulling...
    HeartOfPoetry HeartOfPoetry 36-40, F 6 Responses a week ago

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    Moments where so many dirty 
thoughts are within me 
the kind that make 
you want to deliciously devour life’s monotony 
out of his soul 
the kind 
that makes me...
    HeartOfPoetry HeartOfPoetry 36-40, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Lodged in my throat 
are so many things 
I want to say 
 like after a hard rain
 there is always a fire that burns
 The sun at times, doesn't seem so bright The stars...
    HeartOfPoetry HeartOfPoetry 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 23

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    rhythmic sound echoes down iron halls. desperate scratching behind cold walls. midst tear stained passages and memories doors locked tight, spectral dreams swirl with fright. dark...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer 46-50, M Jul 22

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    Seal the euphoric polar opposite, it lies to me, it is only a defense tower against my authenticity. I am instead a horrid, violent being with much stigma to my past. At last after...
    QuietFreedom QuietFreedom 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 21

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    The dark clouds surrounded
hugging the heart tightlyComfortingHearing the thoughts which spoke so clearlyWantingCravingOnly feeling an existence which brought forth a loneliness...
    HeartOfPoetry HeartOfPoetry 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    Touch my facePull in closerRun your thumb along my lipsBreathe upon my neckWhisper into my earSpeak of your wantPress your body to my ownI want to feel the affect I have on...
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    Is it just me..... or do I feel like my dark side is Dean Ambrose? (don't judge me...)
    Gary2015 Gary2015 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    I'm the girl she's going to tell you about The girl in the corner with the shattered eyes The girl in the corner with the broken smile The girl in the corner with the darkened...
    Kay06 Kay06 18-21, F Jul 19

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    I met you In the corner of my eye Nobody knew Because nobody knew us
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    I write when I'm lost I write all the time I'm not lost when I write
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M Jul 19

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    Together Forever .........................
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M Jul 19

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    The moment of truth came after I fell alseep
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M Jul 19

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    Undying love Die in my mouth
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M Jul 19

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    You are beautiful like demolition. Just the thought of you draws my knuckles white. I don’t need a god. I have you and your beautiful mouth, your hands holding onto me, the nails...
    nathaneichler nathaneichler 31-35 1 Response Jul 18

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    I wish it was the past when my heart would ache so badly The only passionate days of my now wretched existence When even feeling so pain was beautiful Blurry, apathetic, why...
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    Press me against the wallSpeak my name through your clenched teeth, as I feel your breath upon my neckYour body speaking of want as I feel you tightly against meHardBreathlessSo...
    HeartOfPoetry HeartOfPoetry 36-40, F 8 Responses Jul 17

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    This feeling of depression; I tell you it's just this, A feeling which just never was. A thought I'll never miss. This feeling of depression; I tell you I'm alright, now leave me...
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    In her room she'd sit and hide And that day not a person cried Was she ok? "Of course" she lied In seconds she bled out and died They found her body all alone A month had passed...
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