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I Like To Write Dark Poetry

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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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    "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 46-50 Jun 25

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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

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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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    "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 46-50 1 Response Jun 30

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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 46-50 Jul 13

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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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    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 1 Response Aug 1, 2013

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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 46-50 Jul 9

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    I write dark poetry. Dark poetry for a dark soul :) I am well acquainted with misery. Due to that familiarity, I write dark poems about loneliness, pain, unwanted love, and broken...
    dourpenguin dourpenguin 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    Negative Darkness What's here for me? What's there to do? I'm extremely upset And insanely confused My mind is dangerous My thoughts are dark When will it end if I feel it's the...
    blossomingMe blossomingMe 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Troubled by darkness I'm stuck in a deep hole and I can't seem to climb out I want to be happy but all I do is just sit and pout This black cloud that hovers just won't go away...
    blossomingMe blossomingMe 18-21, F a week ago

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    First try at poetry😁 I know it's basic because it rhymes lol Take every word I say to my grave I loved you so much I forgave I forgot the words you said Every word I thought...
    callmejo4 callmejo4 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    VANITY Her long dark hair dripped down her back wet from the steamy shower. She slipped on the black lace thong (the one that made her feel extra sexy and always made him say...
    qv524 qv524 56-60, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    "haiku's of a madwomans mind" her silent monologue inside the cage of her mind leaves fleeting expressions catapulting across her vacant face like a strange circus act the pasty...
    mudmen mudmen 46-50 a week ago

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    "my kryptonite" floyd and the skinny kid skate round me like vultures looking for table scraps today im all about just keeping the head above water try all night to sleep but just...
    mudmen mudmen 46-50 3 days ago

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    Wilderness VictoryDrifting about by the MonongahelaGun smoke and the scent of goreVictorious howls ripping the airInto black nothingness, dead eyes stareBattlefield spoils are...
    Atehequa Atehequa 56-60, M 4 days ago

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    "consequences handiwork" consequence has no face but he has a voice speaks so loudly in the lives of the unwary i can hear him now talking like misery in the background of her...
    mudmen mudmen 46-50 1 day ago

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    It's actually really funny because in the moment I'll be so emotional and full of anger or angst. I'll just write how I'm feeling and it's usually as unorganized as my thoughts. I...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F Jul 8

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    Will you see through? Look into a crowd of smiling teens Many see all their smiles and boisterous laughter If you really knew them you would see that most exorbitant veneers...
    CaliCoRex4 CaliCoRex4 13-15, F Jul 7

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    I'm a nonsensical thought song... walking around.. looking around.. going round and round.. I make no sense to most, and that's okay because I am on the fence about most. Do I...
    pretender1326 pretender1326 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 17

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    There once was a something Who did one thing It searched like bing Bees sting -a poem
    Georgiakh Georgiakh 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    (not much of an) Ode to Jimmy Choo or Holy $hit, I might smell like elephant c**t At my desk, with bated breath I sit and think of thee I wish sure feet and best of health To...
    BeauDaddy BeauDaddy 61-65, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Honestly I love the dark. It's the things that I see in the dark that I hate. There's a corn field behind my house. It scares me shitless. I can see faces looking at me, things...
    BeautyInBlack BeautyInBlack 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I'm scared if the dark cause well…... It's dark
    dancerwithheart dancerwithheart 13-15, F 8 hrs ago

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    My words bled out of my tongue And painted the silhouettes of the night The crown that signified my royalty Broken and shattered, For the words that bled, Weren't mine at all.
    AnEverWonderer AnEverWonderer 16-17, F Jul 1

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    Show me how to stop the whole world in its tracks, turn back time and undo the monster it has become coz' I'm just a loser, sick- with no devices left to fix this shameless planet...
    causticaxiom causticaxiom 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    I am happy to share poems by message, but would ask you don't share mine or repost anywhere.
    danejude danejude 41-45, M Jul 20

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    What did you think would happen - I watch with compassion as you grow old. I feel sadness as your body is becoming fragile and your mind is becoming forgetful. The look in your...
    visionofvenus visionofvenus 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    Book of life-the turtle His shell hovers his back and protects him from harm , he moves slowly yet sufficiently, each of his designs tell a story of peace, anger, love, hate...
    jennied08 jennied08 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I am the fairy going to the dairy To bring the dairies for the ladies. to cook food to Make my mood good So that I don't be rude Wtf?
    zoeydoesnotquitcreepingyaout zoeydoesnotquitcreepingyaout 18-21, F 13 hrs ago

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    There was a man His phone got a ban His car ran The hell I can't think.... anymore
    zoeydoesnotquitcreepingyaout zoeydoesnotquitcreepingyaout 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    I really actually love it but I'm scared of it
    JalenFrankie616 JalenFrankie616 13-15, F Jul 18

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    I love writing poetry, its my outlet of feelings.. i write mostly dark poetry... i might be a goth by heart hehe :)
    ScentedRoses ScentedRoses 18-21, F 16 hrs ago

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    Hey, for those of you who like dark poetry and art it would be great if you checked out my work and told me what you think. http://laila12345.deviantart.com/gallery/
    Theworldismyhell Theworldismyhell 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    Hey, for those of you who like dark poetry and art it would be great if you checked out my work and told me what you think. http://laila12345.deviantart.com/gallery/
    Theworldismyhell Theworldismyhell 18-21, F Jul 23

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    A nightmare's fantasy Come to me in your sleep, and show me a beautiful nightmare. Breath me the of secret to your sorrows, play my mind like a violin; show me a haunting...
    rottenroses rottenroses 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Hey everyone! I write a poetry blog! Check it out: www.punkprockpericaliya.wordpress.com
    PairOfTrees PairOfTrees 16-17, F Jul 19

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    Hey, for those of you who like dark poetry and art it would be great if you check out my work and tell me what you think. http://laila12345.deviantart.com/gallery/
    Theworldismyhell Theworldismyhell 18-21, F Jul 23

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    Hey, for those of you who like dark poetry and art it would be great if you checked out my work and told me what you think. http://laila12345.deviantart.com/gallery/
    Theworldismyhell Theworldismyhell 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    On this path, Two hemispheres, Converge and diverge, Two worlds- Join and split Amidst flat stone stairs, And I walk up or down, Among superfluous dimensions, Perfectly bound...
    MalumGreal MalumGreal 18-21 1 Response Jul 8

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    I write mostly poetry but also stories I like documenting my experiences down in my notes . Some times even sexual ones .
    Sincerelynia Sincerelynia 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    storys and many things to write like write about animals pets and people
    paige100 paige100 13-15, F Jul 14

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    My vision was alledgedly 20/30 out of both eyes when I started Kindergarten. I don't know what went wrong. I had always been cross-eyed though. The vision in my left eye had...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Jul 20

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    I like black, dark purple, cobalt...
    BlueStaccato BlueStaccato 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Scars and Blood Scars cover my body, The remnants of my pain. They cover my mind, Wherever darkness reigns Scratches on paper, Pencil in hand. Scratching thoughts, Of a much...
    BENDrowned BENDrowned 18-21, F 34 mins ago

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    THE PRICE OF POETRY. The price of poetry is the same as laying your soul bare. You put your heart on the line every time your words take like birds to the air. You are naked...
    juleswillo1 juleswillo1 26-30, F Jul 10

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    Hey everyone :D my name is Zanna I'm 16 and love to write poetry ! this is a poem i wrote called sunrise Sunrise A twist of blood in the sky A cascade of colours Ready to die...
    zannahuth zannahuth 16-17, F Jul 19

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