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Dark short poems/quotes

poet Anonymous

Poetry Contest

Give me your best dark/depressing short poems/quotes
Please no less then 6 words and no more then 25, have fun and be creative!!!😊

Hereís one I Wrote

Shattered broken deep in pain
you made these scars bleed again.

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Pulling deep
my inner tide
relished in him
though he, unfathomable
rose like a morning fog
on deepest waters
in the dreamscape
of my mind.

      (25 words)

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Trapped inside
a saline stream,
there to gel in
eternal dreams.

Gone to a place
fathoms deep
so would he drift
eternally asleep

       (23 words)

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Under Heaven
The blood did flow
It's seepage lovelorn
in Hell below
The dam of justice
broke long ago
hemhorraged souls
bled just as so

      (25 words)

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take this poison ink and draw a smile on my face...

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Thousand Cuts

A thousand cuts with razors
Are less precise than these
Questionably invisible slashes
So easily, deceptively ignored.
In my peripheral I see blood
Hit the same ground as me.
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Turned tables


I was

of his

got your

the jive

Iím the


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To delve the deepest haunt
They keep you slave for naught
As privy demonsí want
In hell is where you rot

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Flickering Out

Slice through
That jugular vein
Let me gush out
Watch as I convulse
Dizzy incapacitated
Paralytically drunk on death
Finally flickering out
With no remorse

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Hello Kitty

Hello Kitty
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Tragically forgetting their history
the words "Holocaust" and "Anti-Semitic"
are being privatised and weaponised.
I hope for everyone's sake,
this project dies.

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Rose's Roots

I pull the blood red roses from their roots
With my fingertips grasping the stems until
Until they bleed. Why does it hurt so much?
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Fík Ďem

The children
are our future
which is why
I donít care
about them

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Attached to the Flames

after a lifetime
of inferno
I'm afraid heaven
would bore the hell
out of me
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                broken glass kaleidoscope

the penny finally dropped
no such thing as openness
reveal and be damned
dark and cold - the universe
and the truth.

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