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The night is chasing the sun. It's always like this at home, the deep sky getting darker the further you tilt your head up. It's nearly black up there, at the top. (The top? The middle? The end?
The night is chasing the sun. It's always like this at home, the deep sky getting darker the further you tilt your head up. It's nearly black up there, at the top. (The top? The middle? The end?
The night is chasing the sun. It's always like this at home, the deep sky getting darker the further you tilt your head up. It's nearly black up there, at the top. (The top? The middle? The end?
The night is chasing the sun. It's always like this at home, the deep sky getting darker the further you tilt your head up. It's nearly black up there, at the top. (The top? The middle? The end?
Fireflies glow in the dark.   Lightning always strikes something.   Rain pours down.   Lightning and Rain like to speak to each other a lot.   
When she flies. When she lights up.   Heart soaring, people bright, this is the feeling of flight. I cannot explain much, there is no explanation,
Once I believed in something real Had faith in a love I would feel But that hope I had collapsed and it faded away Drowned in the darkness of another day The hope I had disappeared long ago
"NIGHT LONG" *This society is seeming, if you can't not and haven't involve in atrocious things you seem counted out in the society.*
I ran into the woods as the monsters chased me. They could feel the pounding of my heartbeat with each step I took... Thoomp-thoomp, thoomp-thoomp. They wanted me dead, to carve out my heart and eat my soul.
The darkness sweeps across the land It covers everything like a sheet Not a star is visible For even they were darkened Every light that was shining
The darkness sweeps across the land It covers everything like a sheet Not a star is visible For even they were darkened Every light that was shining
There're days when the sun is upWhen the solar rays hit youYou feel been dropped from the topAnd you end up right on the screw.
i crave for blood to fill my arms, my thighs. like red ink on a peice of paper. i enjoy it, though, it's a problem i can never shake.
Blackened wood with scratches from a pen.The tip tore through paper and bled.The drip of hot wax, signed and sealed.A flame burns below dried flowers.It reaches up to burn the petals.Just out of reach, the flame dies out.A breeze from the open win
i'm sick of writing poems instead of speaking my mind but it's hopeless to dream because i will never find someone to listen to me talk about my favorite shades of green and the reasons behind my obsession with the unseen 
if you have stayed longer than expected you are one among many     for all acquaintances grown attached unintentionally rally     if you’ve seen my light
“I want to go to New York” She says. I look back at her. My little sister With excitement in her eyes. Now she stands
Only He can see what goes on when my door is closed. 
My life is a nightmare, 
The chaos in my mind, 
Close your eyes and open your mind to see, 
He lifted his head, Screamed with all his might, ‘Why clouds? Why do you pour on me every day and every night?’   The clouds looked down, Boomed with a thunderous laugh, ‘Why would you deserve
Most of the time, I live in the light.
how can a nightmare be so bright of a world filled with darkness of the bright, its shining light that leaves people with badness   the dark meets the light in eternal scilence
Darkness is a paradise Yes for me it's nice For I am a nyctophile Who really loves night. The silence so loud I can hear every sound With darkness so black, My imagination abounds.
Fading away from this oppressive light drifting into an endless night Happiness renewed under different circumstance Embracing the energy of this maniacal dance On ethereal wings I flee from my spark
Darkness overwhelms as night falls Daylight seems so far away The tunnel stretches, night continues Daylight seems so far away Dreams of light and feeling warm Daylight seems so far away
As a young black boy on the streets of the CapitalI strive for a good living through the path of moralityBut I was lost within my act of InnocenceAnd Trouble found me.Led me through Crusty Tunnels and Medieval DungeonsShowed me the Gory Light thro
i wish you would hold me  like you hold that glass bottle like its the only thing that can comfort you, the only thing that accepts you,  the only thing capable of keeping your demons at bay
Ears pounding from the sound of my own disappearance My feet forever ceaseless in their own escape Limbs burning, gazed focused solely on the exit Running  
"I'm fine," I say when asked how I'm doing, "I'm good," I tell you when something's wrong, on the outside I may appear happy and joyful, but you've never seen my hidden world.  
I seemed to have stepped foot in the wrong directionThat put me on the wrong path. ​The world lights me on fire,I would put it out. The sun loses it's light,I found light in Jesus.
What is it about the night that makes people so scraed? Is it because of the fact that they know that if something bad were to happen, they would not be sparred?
Vantablack merges into the newly discovered dark.Where it dances in reverberation,Gallivanting cryptic thoughts,Halting the predestined fortune. Corruption waivers through, rippling the pallid illumination.Merelyy enticing re=compensation,abolishi
La luna llena cae del cielo Con una luz intensa de relampago Pero sin sonido alguno Libre de las cadenas de la gravedad Cae Y desaparece en la oscuridad La osuridad completa
The black clouds are rolling in The lightning cracks like a whip As the thunder roars with the pride of a lion The sky's blue slate is wiped clean by the darkest grays And shadows begin to cover the streets
It was the writer Bertold Brecht who spoke of the " darktimes" so eloquently yet that darkness referred to society, politics... and today, one can certainly identitify- but on this day,
All we are is just shadows Without bodies, immaterialized. What will matter then sifting through dark No flesh left to torture no substance left to taint This life haunts me
I see it licking its lips. Glowing red eyes in the woods staring at a calf; a small growl came;the wind  is howling. I stroll to see Goldie. 
My dear, do not tell me I deserve better than your love. That your heart does not shine bright enough to reflect mine. For my heart only shines this brightly because it had to been burned.   
please don't let me go i whispered to you in the dark of your room you gripped me tight and promised but how can you  make that promise when you don't know what the future holds
Depression isn’t gentle She doesn’t knock when she enters the room Or text you before she comes over Instead she kicks down the door and takes what is hers She does not need your opinion
Darkness has fallen All the hues of the earth have dripped off into the universe And the last ray of light has hid itself long ago from dependent eyes. As I sit upon my window seal, the distorted images I make of creation,
Scarlet flames of fire dance across my fingers. The light cannot harm me,  for I am its master.   Fire bends to my will,  and dies at my command. The dark can't consume me,
I am not scared to walk the darkest path, for I draw comfort from it. It sheilds me and protects me from the true horrors of this world:  the light.  
I'm tired of thinking,  In test dates, And terms papers. When all I really want, Is to use my imagination. The stars call my name, But I'm busy getting A's 
Anna was walking late one night, Hunting for some food to bite But she fell down a simple flight Of stairs that truly were a sight   They found Anna the following day,
Sitting at low tide amongst the creatures of the world underneath my lungs Staring into the unbreaking blackness of the air hung in smoke My eyes a lighthouse that gaze into the unknown reality
 why is it so hard for me to find happiness? maybe because that i don’t know whats happiness for me.
A night with a shining moon Surrounded by stars all around When there was silence and everyone was sleeping No noise or any kind of whispering Suddenly a voice, I heard I was astonished and totally feared
My closest acquaintance is the rain as I listen to the soft trickles of barness Coldness of the lungs but my breathless air is still warm Clouding the unfocused skies  
This is a story of trial and strife The silent killer and the bloody knife But this story is not all that is seems No, you must look deeper into what it truly means.   The darkness within that consumes a soul
I hark back prior to my birth. My words couldn't possibly illustrate this event because man's intelligence communication, moreover words didn't exist.
I tried to be hopeful I looked to the bright side but what do you do when the light looks right back at you with disgust? I have to keep going I shouldn't give up but wait--- Where did everybody go?
Abscond.  Verb, meaning to sneak away and hide. 
Some days I feel like a burning candleLong forgotten and wearing thinUntil finally I run outUntil finally I drown myselfUntil finally my light goes outAnd it’s all my fault
Falling into darkness, Weightlessness diluted by 'helping hands'. Screaming for help- But no one comes Trying to grab hold of something- But you're hand always slips. Terror unimaginable,
Mystery my dear That's all you may see Some see a challenging view Some see a hurting soul Who were you? Who will you be?  
Who is this beauty I see in the darkness? She is my reflection but calls me a different name. My lost eyes hold a desperate call for help, The moon is my soul The darkness is my comfort 
It still lingers in me, How can this sadness be? The voices telling me what I can and can not be. Feeling hopeless, every hour. Like a never blooming flower. What is the point of life?
One cannot belong to his belongings That much is certain, no matter our longings. The darkness is dying, gives birth to the dawn, We, not objects, should be the ones who do the pawning.
Sitting in a box that’s way over my head. I know it’s made of card, but today it’s dense like lead. I could claw my way out, or put my foot through the wall.
For a very long time I’ve had a friend named darkness, darkness is always there for me in my darkest moment whispering into my ears telling me that  I am his puppet he is my master.
I don't know why I struggle to write about the good things Why does intensity only live in the darkness - the pain and depression? Why is the grey of night so much more powerful than the color of day?
When I picture you. I see you in black and white.The sun is just breaking the day and your shuffling down the sidewalk in your usual manner.Drumming your fingers along the side of some graffiti stained building.
When I picture you. I see you in black and white.The sun is just breaking the day and your shuffling down the sidewalk in your usual manner.Drumming your fingers along the side of some graffiti stained building.
Dear solstice, Such a long darkness Opens my soul Left unattended in the distraction of sunshine I forgot how much you can give to me
Everything is fine Its only one line The darkness continues to stalk As I continue to nock They gradually increase Until I decide to cease The scars still remain But I am no longer in pain
The sun comes down through the dark clouds The lights go out on a melancoly hill The dark comes when the light is out of bounds The light decays in my hands like a disolving pill Light doesn't last a day or two
Trunks thin and the grass fluffy. The sun shimmered. In the fantasy. of love and growth. But, the darkness-- The light killed it. So darkness died away. The light won. So the forest grow.
The world is at its end, A primal war has begun. Mother Nature’s children are fighting To see who’s the strongest one. Who will win this war?
Through the sky Death shall rise, On rotten wings will he fly. With the stench of torture on his clothes, He sends Fear into all his foes.
there is no emptier crescent of feeling than wandering through unfeeling, unending crowds,  more alone than you ever have felt  in your lifetime.
There's a darkness in my veins, I hadn't noticed before. as I stare at my hands, I feel so lost, unsure. I must have stared for hours, for when I did look up. I saw the dark before me.
Secrets utterly embarrassing and cruel. Mine’s no different. It’s dark,twisted,deep and wet. Tears shall flow out with a never-ending sight,a river rises from sadness.
I'll make the most of my time left to spend,                                                   1 For a call from the tower of silence cries, "You too into dust will surely descend,
there's only lightthat shines inside
Fear is a looming gray Looks like a rainy day where the sun won’t come out Smells like the stink of sulfur Tastes like bitter acid
Dear Friendship, Why do you make me so happy? Why do you make me so confused? Why do you make me feel lost? Why so happy? Why so sad? Why so angry?
I am afraid of many things Like the darkenss and what it brings  I think of monsters that may be lurking in the dark like clowns that are prowling around in the park  I told my mother and she told me dearly 
An uncontrollable wave of doom Locked alone in a dark room.  Shadows moving all around,  Steadily creeping with no sound.  I scream for help, but no one comes,  I'm stuck imaging what's to succumb.   
There’s always been a darkness A never-ending pain A pit of infinite loneliness A hole within my chest. I’d tried so hard to be rid of it
I live with a creature Deep inside my chest. It is made of shadow, I can’t even beat it at my best. This beast urges me to die,
Shadow... Now she's the girl he told everyone about, bragging, changing, manipulating the reality of what really happened. She got stripped of her clothes, stripped of her trust, stripped of her youth. 
I’ve been in love twice, One was dark The other light. Both had their qualities, I loved them for different reasons. The dark one was like me,
You were perfect...too perfect, Your warm smile sheltered your bitter words Those deep blue eyes focused far beyond me You only confirmed my greatest fear:
Through the darkness There shall always be light While through the joy There shall always be fright But through the pain There is nothing but might
I was in love once, And a painful ordeal it was. I tried so hard to be the perfect one, To be the one that she wanted. I didn’t realize then,
I am a fallen angel, Darkness is my garment, And fury is my weapon. I was once wreathed in light, And I did the bidding of my master.
Silence is my enemy A true and worthy foe. It reminds me of my pain, And throws away my hope. It enlists its deadly ally,
Darkness is around me, I am hidden from the light, The life that I strive to live in. There was once a Bright Star, It penetrated the dark.
It had dark blue eyes like the night sky Who would of thought it would cry  It wonder down the street as it beg for help Darkness followed it through the air One day hoping it sees the light 
Feeling tired, Closed my eyes, It’s pitch black — Narcolepsy.
For what’s darkness, But a contrast to light? The only reason light can exist Is because there is darkness for it to illuminate. Light heals,
My life is a black hole, Sucking in everything around it. Even light cannot escape my darkness, Even those that I love cannot withstand it.
She was always by my side, And she took away my pain. She fixed all of my brokenness That was trapped inside my brain. She shone brighter than a star,
I am a tortured human soul, The world would be better, If I go. If I leave this world behind, What is the place I’ll find? I can’t live, with this pain,
The darkness envelops me. No one sees it. No one will. Only me. I feel it, I see it, And I know it.
I spoke to the darkness,  I said to her, Oh where for art thou bitter cruel? she replied, Why Not? 
Are thy afraid of the darkness upon us?  She reaches into thy soul And oh, what pain she moves us to.  I cannot help thee No matter how hard ye plea, For she has a hold of me as well. 
That dark slowly consumes me It’s like inching closer to infinity Is this what it’s like to not be able to see? Don’t touch me Or come near me
Have you ever looked up at the sky during a cold winter night, wondering if there’s somewhere nothing exists? Where time doesn’t have meaning? Where even rogue planets don’t dare go?
In the midst of all darkness, you persist to be better, you persist to overcome adversity. Your conviction in hope allows you to believe in the inevitablity of infinity.  After everything you have achieved,
Through the hollows, into the grey Across the rolling hills of pain Run all night till the darkest day. When shadows behind the mists play Charge forward to the silent rain
In The Middle August 31, 2018 ~ Friday Every person, tall or leaning Building what they thought was meaning
Sometimes we search for answers That we can not find So cryptic and puzzling And justifiably unkind Pain and darkness rears its ugly head This is quite the mystery Such confusion and frustration
“Don’t fear the dark” is what I was told I sit in bed covers to chin covered fully I look left and right playing Look-See I am sweating and shaky, I don’t know why My room is dark as I lay with the shadows
A hopeless romantic, a hopeless dream That’s what is real, and it’s all it will be. To crush false hope at the source of its seam.
In the dark Is where you will find yourself If you do not shape up And get some help Avoid hanging around bad company For they are the ones who bring you down There is a cloudy scenery
I hate the way you look at me. The way you smile and turn away. All I can do is watch aimlessly. because I know your the  demon inside of me.   I can't escape you. The dark is real.
Every night i stride through the endless corridors of my mind. I look for doors i Never find. I keep searching for freedom from these cells i have built for myself. One cell for each broken piece.
IT’S DARK   It’s dark, sad, And a little lonely at times. I try to write and listen to music for pastimes But that doesn’t always work when
Everyone has to go through a struggle Potential pitfalls will try to deter you Do not ever give up Keep your head up and guide your way through Darkness initially may surround you
We are only trying to help you You are surrounded by darkness Keep messing around with narcotics And you will drown in sadness Things will disappear bit by bit The walls are caving in
I keep my head down while dark thoughts create a storm in my head. The black velvet sky blots out the burning sun. I don't know why I'm still here. My want for breathing is receding and my heart is bleeding for a love
I fight the darkness of the heart The hidden and dangerous part Closed with a bolt, local and key The secret of forgotten past left to be Lost, there is no way I see out, Deepening darkness creates my doubt
        The picking at my fingers has begun, according to the open scabs on my thumb and index finger, the sun is under its covers. 
Do not waste your life away Hanging around the wrong crowd For they have nowhere to go They are obnoxious and loud The more that you ally yourself with them Nothing but trouble and turmoil will appear
Darkness and isloation the only two things I ever used to know mind your business hold your head down don't let anyone know you are here you exist you take up space but that doesn't matter
   Silent screams are the worst.    These are the lessons we learn; sitting quietly is the most brutal form of torture. Violence comes from the silence of our minds.    Here is what we see;
Night where fist fights strive flashlights lie  streetlights hide  it embodies all where we can’t see so we fall where we lose balls  where we hide in malls
Between the lines I see light But any type of light it's the kind of light That you would want to touch That you can imagine what it would be like to be in that area
How can a parent not care for their child? Nothing but pure negligence on their part Sadly, there was a lack of supervision Right from the start A dark scenery on display With lots of sorrow
Time keeps slipping away Nothing will ever get done And you get that melancholy feeling You won't be able to see that sun You have fallen behind a great deal There are areas that need improvement
There’s a dark corner in the back of my room it speaks to me And says “I’ll be there soon” As I lie on my bed in the fetal position my eyes are closed hopin and wishin
Heading down a corruptive path Will put you in a lot of trouble Your life will sadly become a dead end If you do not move on the double Darkness will rear its ugly head And the walls will come closing in
Why do people say they descend into darkness In truth it is always an ascension Walking up stairs after returning from a trip or  climbing a ladder into a loft. Or weaseling your way up
Hanging from the edge of the world A grip on this reality waning A river in flight and a flowing sky   An upside down My celestial home
We were madness You were a blank white page I was a dark black ink I messed up your innocence And splattered your pages with inks of evil Now all you are is a mess A mess just like me
Everyday I see All around me the smiles All the love Then I look to the shadows The Darkness behind the bright eyes, The Sorrow under the smile
There are things impossible, things unseen In the darknesses between each sunbeam, Nameless shadows, and wordless paths Spun together in covering laths   They watch and they wait
Oh, the feeling of being trapped,  there's no way out, is there?No, I can't find a way. I turn every direction, yet I can't seem to find an exit, I'm completely trapped. 
Darkness swallows the light dampening her spirit making it impossible to breathe what is the point in carrying on?
He sits and stares At the empty wall before him Lost in thought He hears the voices around him Muffled As he writes poetry In his cruel mind The peeling paint Seems to mock him
Let the darkness of the clouds grow Let the wind blow  Let the lightning soar Let the thunder roar 
You sadly drown in sorrow Because, you have been led astray Following bad company was not a good idea You have drifted away Window of opportunity will close There will be nothing for you to gain
Again I lay in bed,  searching for a distraction  to block the dark thoughts stuffed tightly in the back of my head, for I am afraid to rest in my own mind. --Far Away Fallouts (c.p.)
I want to die, I'm scared of death, So sometimes I just hold my breath. I close my eyes and count to ten, I pussy out and breath again.
Dear Friend, You are Precious. From you hair to you nose Your freckles to your toes, You were created for this, You were created for life.   Dear Friend,
Why can't you just be happy? My brain is hardwired for sadness You look tired. Are you sleeping? Sometimes. It's hard to fall asleep Why is it so hard to fall asleep?
Dear Anxiety, Not a day goes by where I am without you Not a day goes by where I like you From holding me back To making me cry From filling my head with negatvity To making me freeze
To my First,   I remember the day that I witnessed your impressionable smile and sparkling eyes. I remember the tiny flutter of my heart, that feeling that you were going to mean something to me.
I wanted you to fill my heart With something that would never break apart  You plagued my mind by day and night With your sweet sense of humor and bright glow of light  Contrasting my darkness, destruction and rage
Dear Death,  with your doomsday decor,  your dreary darkly dust,  of hope and memoire   Your claws in every soul,  your seductive gaze at the door,  between life and hope,
  The trees they sway. The wind convey, Their branches all a ’swinging. The breeze can whisper, Make you shiver, On feathery wisps a ’winging.   The wind grows louder,
Dear Ex Best Friend, I stand upon the shore of roaring sea Attempting to see all that I have lost. I dream what might have been and still might be.
       Darkness Is My Partner Darkness Guides Me Into The Dark Far Away When Everyone Blinds You Darkness Lets Me Give My Emotions Out
When you head down a corruptive path Darkness is what you will often find Nothing but a somber and gloomy matter One may sadly lose their mind All of your trust is thrown out the window
To the person I have been:  You were a young girl who carried the weight of the world on your shoulders. You were a sea of consciousness,
Confusion and frustration are present We may be lost in the shuffle Just get it together immediately And move on the double Nothing but pandemonium Not a soul knows what is taking place
Conversation has sadly drifted away All hope is fading We barely speak to one another Girl, why are we masquerading? We need to open up This eliminates the bad air Obscurity has reared its ugly head
I’m from a small town, lonely and lost, my dysfunctional family, with a lost hope in humanity, growing up with so little, so little to love,
To My Dark Side,
I  want to this end  Locked in a cage  Raven wants to live and not hide in  darkness  I can't stand this 
A celestial light Shined bright Like a light beam In an ethereal dream A dream of spectrums Of ideal perfections
You are just standing there in the dark The look on your face seems grim The lady of your life has taken lots of abuse Your outlook looks mighty slim She feels battered and betrayed
Girl, why do you stay with him? And make an excuse Haven't you had enough of his mess? Along with all of the abuse Time and time again You have sadly, sat there and drowned in tears
Where would a student go? If there was no education The predicament would not be pretty Nothing but pure frustration The doors will be closed And opportunity passes you by One cannot function accordingly
He stands in the cornerShade a shadow of black thoughts in my headDraws weights in my skin drawing out
Wait Slow it down Stop Let my mind catch up Ache Something missing Burn My lungs squeeze helplessly
Muted grey Shades of pain Blurry sneers My arms stretched out Coils freeze on my limbs Hanging above soulless concrete
You were never there Nothing but pure neglect A child was born A moment that you seem to forget Nothing but a dark cloud Bitterness sadly rears its ugly head Just take accountability
My mind retraces dark places skin deep hatred of flesh deflated. The escape sedated for freedom pasted a truth that collated heartless faces. I stated the case of pain that wakes and breaks like glass in shattered places.
Sleep, that place where fantasies keep & time repeats merged between the seams of sheets where some nightmares creep at the beat of consciousness in deep. Sleep.
Feel the darkness under your skin?Whispering, Whispering and drawing thin?It’s rising higher, ever so high, But it will come crashing from the sky.Feel the cold crackling in your bone?
The stars that shine throughout the night Make a path of steady light The moon that shines high above Sings a song to the night with love The shadows far beneath the ground Cease to ever make a sound
Your light shines bright, It guides me through the night, It allows me to see through the depth of the darkness, And casts deep shadows across the ground from the trees, Frogs and crickets shout with glee,
The eyes that shine throughout the night Their corners gleam with delight The blood that boils, it's very soul Reflect within it's eyes so bold Desire to kill, to watch its prey That rules its life every day
By Joseph Abelardo Conaty   Darkness. It makes me fear. It makes me sad. It is very near. Darkness. It knows no fame. It brings me worry. It brings me shame. Darkness. It makes me shroud.
Things tend to have a deeper meaning But, we see selectively The direction is there It is not used completely We are often confused As a result of the ambiguity Pain and darkness walk in
Darkness sadly storms on in And you find yourself sitting in a trance All opportunity has passed you by You wish you would have another chance But, you have hung around the wrong crowd
When the message is spoken How many of us really listen? Awareness is everything But, we sadly live in a oblivion We search for truth And yet, we come up empty Darkness surrounds us
In the mind's eye, I can see naught but a raindrop,Reflecting an emerald world as, on a blade of grass, it is atop.   
What is this darkness? But with this grief, I have you, So I embrace darkness.
Anger is a roaring lion hunting for its prey Deadly as an attacking Black Widow's bite Soaking up all emotions of joy Ripping apart strong friendships and, Leaving a trail, darkness and destruction.
Bound by blood, This wicked hate This unsettling darkness, This thing that only we know about.   Trapped by fears, We shiver in the cold. No one knowing what we hold.
Darkness appears When one is not sincere Nothing but a cloudy scenery As a result of the ambiguity Lots of chaos and confusion Along with frustration For it is better to be forthright
She cannot trust you anymore You have hurt her deeply Willing to always help But, you have tortured her completely Everything is thrown out the window Fun times have sadly become a memory
Darkness... Endlessly it spills into eternity. That primal void of light was a screen across the sky. And it was... But yet it was not.
Girl, when we do not communicate with each other properly We tend to push love away Joy turns into darkness Things have got to change We need to open up to one another There must be a form of telepathy
A night, no matter how hard it triesWill always be dark.Does the night make you shiver?Does it? Just like a blurry light in the duskiness.I pause to breathe, like the moon does.Down,down into the darkness of the nightGently it goes- the love, the
Twenty-second hour, 
Heaven-hued are my eyes, the very ones which have been blinded a numerous amount of times.   And the cold must try harder to make me unfurl my fists of agony,
Perhaps we are all blind sometimes. Our vision becomes shrouded in the pitch-black darkness of our own rotten words. Our blood turns cold, emerald with envy.
Mechanical gears grinding in a damp room beneath the surface Metal on metal , ear piercing racket , the noise resonates within  Yet remains muted from above
When tears slip down her bronze skin,  She seeks warmth from the fire. So far away, she craves it with a  Burning desire.   The crisp winds shroud her in the cold. 
hello; i know your out there. are you also made of fear?  are you father of the shadows? are you things, both hidden and queer? more felt than seen; a rainbow with no gleam.
I want to live till thirty  Before my bones crumble into dust   I want to live till thirty  Before I stare out of ancient eyes    I want to die young Before the pain becomes unbearable   
You sit alone and stare at the wall And darkness is all that you will find Messing around with narcotics Is sadly destroying your mind Just get yourself some help And take your life back
He was like the moon, half always hidden What was it that split him- half darkness, half light? Crystal blue eyes held dark hidden secrets
Alone and staring at the wall Surrounding yourself with darkness Hanging around the wrong crowd Has sadly, robbed you of your happiness If you do not take those steps And move towards the right direction
The world I live in grows dimmer each dayOver time my sight just fades awayAs blindness moves in I take a step backKnowing that darkness is on the attackBut will it be so bad to live like this
March 3, 2017: This everlasting darkness has really taken its toll on me I don't think I can control myself anymore This is spiraling out of control So fast that I can't even keep track of wherever I used to be 
Do not throw your life away You have a lot to live for Just get off of those streets That is for sure Nothing but terrains and trivails Along with lots of trouble Get it all together
I used to live in the darkno one to call for helpno one to share my pain my heart was brokenmy scars were openi had nothing to lose
Many people look up to the night skybut they always look with a blind eye.If only they would open up their eyes.They would see the beauty in the sky andthey would realize what beauty needs to rise. All around us; So much beautybut none of us seem
Dug myself in deepDeep into this pitI try to climb upwardsTowards the inviting lightWaiting at the top with open armsBut I fallDarkness surrounds meThreatening to pull me under
A life shadowed in blackWhere nothing good ever seems to lastWhere the darkness always seems to find youTormentors assult youThey try to convince you their poisonous words are trueThey fill you with hate
The Darkness of Night By Ryan G.     Darkness had fallen, dressed in black The army stood, no light
You often find yourself in a trance Begging for another chance She just wants you to go away There is nothing more for her to say You played with her heart Right from the start Nothing but torture and pain
Opportunity will pass you on by As your life sadly slips away You are just drowning in despair Filled with darkness everyday Frustration is mounting As flames continue to burn
She may have passed on Never forget what she meant to you Forever was she your guiding light And she never let you out of her sight Very conscientious at what she did Because, she always wanted the best for you
I found the feeling of love in a teenage boy, deep in his caramel eyes. The warmth I felt when I stared kept me warm through those cold October nights
Still and silent I float in the deep blue, the ocean is my master and I its slave.   Heels, check. Face, check. Glasses – better leave those here – check.
Tough love is on display Because, the child has been led astray Following the wrong crowd And sadly, wasting her life away Both parents are in a state of worry They just want their child back
Upon a time it first was bornFrom a wedding reception box with wrapping tornLetting light fall upon the newlyweds' giftSoon began to move the infant child's fists A red, roman numeral clock
I had a friend named Fear He was present in any social situation I faced He quickened the beat of my heart, saying it was out of love and grace
She is sadly lost And heading down a corruptive path Messing around with the wrong crowd She needs to find herself and come back Darkness surrounds her incessantly Family members are concerned for her safety
make me, unmake me, unwind me like ribbon, bury me with all that has died before— half decayed children and barely formed youths all me, all not   let petals suture
All that is left are memories When a loved one sadly passes on One never really gets over the loss But, you must be strong Never forget what your mother taught you She always wanted you to do your best
In the dark I was lost. In the dark who was I? Hollow like an open shell. Needy for a soul to cling to. Then you whispered softly, "I am who you seek." Hands stretched wide you craddled me.
I know of a man who hunts his prey, silently. He wants to steal your dignity. Strip it from you like he owns it. Like he owns you. He knows what he wants and he isn’t afraid to take it away from you. He doesn’t ask.
When words are left unspoken Hearts are often broken You never made yourself clear Nor, were you sincere Nothing but a clouded mess Along with strife and stress You can no longer take a stand
Last year, Long ago, You would not recognize me For who I am today. I was a Royal Bitch, I was a Demon in human skin, Crawling and scratching and whining My way  To the outside world.
It is quite sad Nothing but darkness and pain There was no love to be found Everything has gone down the drain That is the price you pay When a loved one messes around with narcotics
I’ve heard, my dear, that you aren’t okay. I’ve heard you crying, I’ve heard you say:   “I give up, I tell you. I surrender my soul.” But I promise you that one day, you will be whole.  
Since I was a little girl, I dreamed of being a ballerina.   And now look at me: Caught up in this twisted dance for fools.   I wished for nothing more than to have stage,
I signed my soul away with a 21st century John Hancock, To get rid of stubborn, ages old writer’s block. And now these trembling hands they do mock, At my crooked fingers and smudged fingerprints they gawk.  
This darkness of mine is not worthy of my home’s beauty And you care not, for in you there is no darkness at all. You know not of the rolling hills that I sat and longed for mutely.
Mysterious, Unusual, and Now Known. T'was Dark and Morbid With No Mercy Shown. Poor, Poor, Poe. Found in A Gutter Outside A Bar.
Falling Down, down Reaching Up, up Trying to grasp onto a lifeline To save me from the shadows lurking behind Following me everywhere I go Hiding in the depths of my mind
The sea is mighty and great With tides threatening to consume everything The air is misty with the ocean spray And loud with the wave's roar   The sight is a beautiful one indeed
knee deep in your fire and choking on ashes. my words are spilling out - i am spitting out grey smoke. insides charred from the pain you inflict, black. poisoned muzzle, clenching jaw
The dark scenery Is what will appear You have nothing going for you Do I make myself very clear? You are asking for trouble When you live in the streets Uncertainty will surround you
Darkness   Darkness; continuous, deep, perpetual darkness. Constant.  Soulless.  Empty dark space.
Crying Without holding back the tears Has become a habit for me. Almost everyday, I either watch something sad Or think about something that saddens me. But it always happens in the night,
My days sim a little dimmer than they use to be The cold, dark clouds seek refuge in my heart I ask why I even bother to get up Because out of the darkness, there is in fact a light That tunnel runs from me
One loving father is strong enough to care for his hundred sons zeal and enthusiasm are his weapons to make their dreams come true thunderstorm and typhoon don’t dare repel him from his ultimate mission
They want to understand me. They want to know how I work. They want to cut me open and see my gears Turning and turning.   They want me to tell all my secrets, Tell my every thought,
Inhalation of disaster time goes faster Exhalation of the storm boils the everbrooding thought Using gifts to take in color makes the blackness ever bright in the light in the dark
Darkness will surround you If you are not careful with your path Get it together And take your life back The streets are no place to live For they are filled with confusion
People are often afraid of what is in the darkest of places, but what if it's because that's where we hide our true faces?   It's not the us we want the world to know, so we refuse to show  
The streets are no place for anyone For they are filled with trouble Just pick yourself up And move on the double Situations are cloudy Filled with corruption and strife Remove yourself from darkness
His smile wasn’t always muddled in the shadows Their hands clasping curls from his head smashing his body into the bus seat He is strong; not a sound came from him and his tears were locked away
This world is contaminated by fools believing the shadows oppose the light But would you even know brightness without the dark, or despair without joy?
Nighttime has always been a home for me. I would linger in my thoughts late into the night, having some time where everything felt possible. Time where I was the only voice running through my head.
Again. A scorching night of booze-inspired yells lingers in the air. The Heat causes the mistakes to stick to the yellowed, resin walls and the sweat soaked sheets.
Short note: the following poem is in Villanelle style. As words that infuse life into a dark place, Poetry gave a face to the tangled mess in my mind, As strokes on a page that probe a soul’s triumph and waste.
Her eyes remain glued to her scruffy shoes, As she roams aimlessly around the streets of uptown Nairobi. She wants to keep her eyes veered away from the world, So nobody can see just how wet they are.
The words come from a dark place, on a normal day they do not come. The only place I can be is in darkness. Why do words only come from my dark place? Why can I not bring them from happiness?
The house, dark--locked doors behind which secrets floated. My emotions were like         poison to me and all others.   Weak, debased, I turned to a place where no one judged;
Compulsions undescribed No outlet for emotions A cage of my own making But I forgot the door   Tick tock Goes the clock Ticking my thoughts away Deeper and deeper inside my cage  
The person who always looks happy Is the one that gets hurt the most The person who always care about others Is the one that gets hurt the most The person who always works hard
I am all drained out- I am not afraid-of the Everlasting Darkness There is no light It is only he-  
I wonder-have you come to understandwhy the world is silent at nightand what it means to be listeningto the darkness of the sky,to be hoping a star might whisper to youthe secret 
I have felt the darkness The kind that seeps into your mind when you're alone. The kind that makes tears come to your eyes and sadness to your heart. It's the kind of darkness that can really tear you apart.
"A boy, a boy, 
I stepped off the plane into a new land, and new language, and new climate, and a new culture. It was humid in Hanoi.  It was dirty. Dirt sat in the streets and people sat on the sidewalks.
To my nightly lover: You are just a phase I grow out of in the morning and the excuse i come crawling back to at night I never needed a reason to dream
You rant to the sky and lay blame to the earth, for it's gravity is keeping you from flying. As passionate as you are, your fire starts to die as the sunlight begins to fade.
Pain is surreal. The awareness of what I’ve become is shocking, painful. As I glance around, bodies twist and keel Over my shoulder, I see a brother in arms fall, eyes glassy, yet full. Of love
I used to shine bright, I was warm and comfortable. I was hopeful. I loved myself.   But over time I began to falter. I slowly began to dim, I began to turn to black.
Though I refrain a Frown By the Darkness I'm found Though I hide The Pain Won't Subside With nowhere to run I fight an agonized cry  Until I have won
The structure is creaking from the wind drifting by No one is home No one’s alive An overgrown garden entangled with vines Reaching for something it will never find
Relief only comes during the late hours of sunset, When the cool wind finally arrives Just to curl around your legs, Sighing with content, just feeling this moment of peace
Has vanished without a trace, leaving me barren. Mayhaps it found a better place, Somebody who wants it.                                                                     I
Darkness A never ending peace, an ever lasting impression.   People tend to think of creatures that are lurking, when in reality, you walk among those monsters everday.
Darkness envelopes within the soul. Consuming first from the edges like a t-shirt stained with blood We look into ourselves for hope
There is nothing but a dark path When a person engages in substance abuse Your world comes crashing down There is sadly everything for you to lose All hope will fade Nothing ever seems right
Shadows are my friends, Keeping me hidden from judging eyes. Blanketing me with promise of safety, And protection of hatred. If I can't be seen by anybody, Then I can't be hurt by them.
The darkness of this night envelopes me in its cruel hands I'm swallowed in darkness - sinking into a black put that deflects light or even beauty My heart is dashed into pieces each becoming lost and forgotten.
I know that I know nothing, Yet what do you know of me? That I smile and laugh, That I am truely happy? I can see that you are hidding tears, Right behind those smiles.
  Fear, something everything is born with It can’t be washed away or forgotten Whether it be a child’s fear of monsters in the dark
There is someone inside my headIt is full of rage and carnage With claws as hard like leadMy mind just can't seem to manage It whis
I need your gentle fingers To grace my skin As your warm arms embrace me And hold me together   I need your soft lips To linger on each syllable As your words Talk my mind off a cliff
Addicted,I am to the pain,Feelings of loneliness surround me,Never leaving,Humble routine of this,I become even more lost without it,Happiness is a forgotten conclusion to a question I don't know,
It seems we are doomed to watch the way mankind ravages itself, tearing and yanking blowing holes in itself until the Titanic could float better than it.   we see the kidnappings and rape
A knife Is so innocent with the potential for so much harm. So shiny, so pristine when maintained. I’ve imagined those knives in the kitchen, So sharp with their ebony handles, Plunged into my chest
They have withered. The crumbling giants, With hats hung, hefty pockets, and Swollen skulls—all teeth and Smiles—weighing heavy on their Sagging shoulders. Pale, blind giants who shudder at
A midnight sky that dwells within is one without a moon or stars, It knows no light. So my dear don't dream of dark nights for it is only street lights that make the night more beautiful than daylight.
I’m surrounded by darkness, No light to harness. It suffocates me like a cave, No oxygen for my lungs to save. I claw, I cry, yearning for light
  Every passing moment Every click of the clock Is another hour spent Wiping the faces of mock   And when all is said and done I see myself in the mirror And realize with a stun
We live in a society of possessions, wants and needs flow into one as we cling to items claiming we have to have them to survive.
Black for her darkness hidden. Blue for her not yet cried tears. Green for her pain that is there but not found. Pink for all her fake smiles. Purple for the laughs that pains her but she tries.
A svelte owl, on wing through this dark mooned night, an ego ghost on the prowl, to find what has been for his might. . Elusive moonlight, scattered over frosty grass,
He walks like he has some place to be, hurried footsteps resounding through the empty hallways. He keeps his head down, watches his feet, as if that will save him from stumbling.
Alone I sit in the dark, Cold, broken, torn apart. Shackled to a wall of fears, Tied down by my own tears. My voice stuck deep in my throat, I reach to grasps the words that choke,
Can you imagine what it would mean Were I to follow you in the hunt? Were I to put my hollow dreams Out into the sun with a strong-willed punt.  
In your colorful irises, The universe resides…   This gigantic beauty that encapsulates our existence That that gives us feelings of timidness and distance, Is veiling its beauty with mystery
  If you see me drown alone See me standing on my own In a world of complications I have intricately sown   If you hear me in the night Shedding tears over a loss
Caught in regrets Pain, depressed A Chaos, a mess The sheer emptiness The hurt and distress It all makes the clicks Enhance the sensation Of deep nothingness   A glimpse of apathy,
      Darkness Is when all your senses Are barred behind a high stone-walled mentality   Darkness Is when your conscience Is unaware of reality   Darkness
I am forever dark Trapped in this horrible life, Watching others at the park As I’m stabbed with a knife.  No one knows the pain I’ve had
A heart can be corrupted, Suffocating under the malicious hand of darkness, Its armor chipped away piece by piece By the thoughts that torment our souls,
Like a drug it takes you overAnd it never let's you goYou try n' get away from it, but it never gives you up  
Killing me softly;with his heart;Killing me softly;from the start.Nothing can trap me in the dark;Though his wicked words pull me back in; time an time again.For he is the darkness;
I don't belong in heaven, I'm not accepted in hell, I'm neither angel, nor demon, I don't belongin the human realm. I have some power, and nothing to give. I have a life, whith nothing for which to live.
I hope I always remember  
You were thereMy beginningYou helped chase the shadowsTrustI gave it to you willinglyI give it you stillI will never regret itYou showed me powerA love I had never seenUndying
Lost in common misconceptions and perceptions From society's closed eyes Searching for direction In the darkness of deception Deciphering the lies   With my mind's eye
Darkness. It hits each one of us at a different time. It is the moment we don’t feel even just a little bit alive. Surrounding us as a cover and closing in so fast.
Please help me And make these shadows leave Save me from the darkest street Turn the lights back on And I'm crying Then I'm broken Shattered on the floor The mirror hides unseen faces
The streets are no place for anyone For there is nothing but trouble People have become a shell Life for them is pure hell Days come and go There sadly, is nothing but darkness Everything is a mystery
"The shadows are long The shadows are dark They always lurk They leave no mark  The shadows are big The shadows are deep The shadows fall As the world sleeps The shadows return
Memories can be good and badRemembering can be the worst partThe good memories, you'd want them to lastThe bad ones, you want to leave in the past      They might even hurt you so you keep them a secretAs for the bad memories, you don't think you
What is depression? It is a vile, insideous darkness that engulfs every aspect of a person. If this darkness was a liquid, I would be drowning in it. I have two stong, beautiful wings to fly away from it all,
I can’t live without her. She is the one who has carried my compass to the top, and took my air at the floor. She loves sad songs with happy melodies.
One mistake can suffocate The tears I've wept the nights I never slept trying so hard not to be unkept but all I do is cause a rause I have this day of dark clouds Tumultuous days gripping my life
Why does this happen to me? All at once  Torn apart- I’m in so much pain. I ebb and flow Melting into a pool of my own sorrow I want to wallow away from these people.
It curls and snarls and breathes in my ear, memories of darkness and grief reappear. Closed are the curtains and closed are the shutters. Midnight moves slowly and stands almost still.
With the darkness around me I am lost. I am no longer near my home. I hear the waves crashing against the shore just like the waves of my anxiety smothering any light left inside me. I fell so contained by this darkness.
Laughter fills the room but a place empty No flowers were to bloom Just a late night memory   They come and they go
The earth sprouts new life like love grows attachment and clings on  tight. Like a new-born bird taking flight for the first time, leaving the nest, taking chances.
What made her leave? Was it the broken bottles that collided with the broken bodies?   Was it the river that poured not only pain, but anger?   Or maybe it was the faceless child
Suddenly these streets are looming with dark entities.A few of them are made of choices left undecided.Some of them are made out of sad unrealistic hopes.A great many of them though, are made out of memories.
My anger a tsunami rushed straight to you Love into hatred as I scream and cry up to the sky you tore away a piece of me as I begged you to let me go too
Does pain really cease? Or is it a mere conformity? Does darkness provide ease? Or simply consume the light we no longer see?
The darkness Surrounds me knawing at me and saying "come, come" The hands  r  e  a  c  h for me but I stand firm. This will not happen My thoughts circle rapidly. 
I find myself slowly creeping into darkness, Like as a cloud hovering over a flower I cannot see. I cannot see the light to what was always meant to be. Without the sun, I don’t feel free. Am not a heartless being.
It’s when the rose petals Turn a careful violet shade It’s when the sun sets On the painting day has made It’s when you have to turn
Clouds gather overhead Making it hard to leave my bed. Once there was light But now only night And tears that the skies shed.   They blanket the sky Creating the lie That there is no sun
I am the essence of hopelessness. The girl labeled with a disorder I knew nothing about, In only fifth grade, taking two different drugs. But no one ever told me why.  
Spring lives in many places   It lives in hearts, eyes, and minds.   One must know where to find spring.   If one looks close enough, she is anywhere.  
I am light Soft and beautful, resilient and bright I am a guide through darkness an aid with no strite I am neither her nor there, but simply everywhere Caught between the battle of wrong and right
The air is stiff, as if the wind is holding its breath,  and there is a coolness to the air, soothing, calming, peaceful. The grass is soft from where I'm sitting, as if inviting me to stay and enjoy the moment.
Ah...the Earth is soaked yet again by the blood of men,
Darkness is a dream come true for creatures of the night.
Once destined to be forgotten in darkness To not recieve any sort of hope But instead was abandoned by all Until one day a miracle happened   A hand reached out to me
Seem to be white skies,but there is no light in my eyes. Maybe blank to you but i see cover of shawdow,there are no butterflies just vicious snakes in the meadows. Cold bodies and no coverups beneath the moon,no sun appearing anytime soon.
The world is dark. The world is cruel The world is careless The world is bleak Those very thoughts cross my mind daily.
Tick Tock the clock mocks straight from up ahead As I lay, Time keeps pounding down upon my head. My head lays heavy on the dark blue sheets of my bed No matter what I do sleep is something that I dread.  
Darkness, blackness, perfect light Hiding is harder in the night Running, gasping, try to breath Close your eyes and count to three Blinking, searching, trying to see Is there a light left out there for me?
  The alluring darkness,
Please don't stop me, my love, let me lie down and kiss the ground,   let me taste the taste of freedom on my tongue and remember my  
The part of the morning where it is too early for the sun to shine
The night is when the darkness comes.   The guilty feelings, the lonely ones,          the times you feel you are forgotten.   The good times seem to melt  into the dark, deep, depressing ones.
betrayal and aching in your lungs the last half-sip of wine no u-turns   one missing stitch   bleeding ink on left hands whys and what-ifs alone at a table
As I lay in the darkness My mind filled With the pitch and silence I think…   Why do I feel like this? So comfortable
I wish I could see the person
Encapsulated in an island of soot and ash,                                           Shrouded in poisonous smoke,                                                                        my eyes strain to see the star,                              
Blood is shed by the hands of men, Deep scarlet runs through the streets. When did this form of genocide began? With blood, human hands are streaked.   It seems as if everyone has lost touch
Darkness engulfs,clouded by despair.Surrounding the peacefulness,eroding it from within.Discontent follows,maddened by grief.Unpleasantly distraught,lacking true desire.
i sleep with the moon, the moment when the sun enters the sky.  there’s an ethereal beauty  to a blue canvas tinged with gray,  where the clouds 
Wonderment touches understanding but barely recognizes it
In the hanging garden. Death. Death is calling. It wants. It needs. For me. To be set free.  
In the darkness you can see not a soul see not a soul but your own so there you are alone with familiar stranger feeling like you're in danger surrounded by who knows what the mystery weighs way too much
"Pursue your dreams!"  chippered voices encourage as mine pleads for guidance, "Just do what you love."  Easier said than done in a restless world where every tune is heard except the one within.
I sit there and stare Into nothing I feel it slowly creeping closer Darkness I feel it slowly crawling up my feet It enters through my open mouth I try to scream as the icy pain strikes my heart
Alone You think you are But you're not. While you're in that dark corner Holding your legs that are folded to your chest Staring into the darkness Straining to see where your fear lies
How are you?
Pink, Fluffy, Swirled world.   What shall we call this, This creation? A sunset.   It's wonderful, Some could say, Perfect.   Far from it dear,
When the darkness can have a name
  if evil is a flame then sometimes the world is on fire burning with all the cruelty of man, the passion of  lusts, greeds, and desires.   If evil is a song, 
Walk me through your mind,  I'll read what you are inside, You'll be surprised at what I find, You'll set your preconceptions aside.   I'll you what it means to be solitary, 
Sometimes we find ourselves in a very dark place.
What if i told you there is hope? What if I told you there is an end? Would you believe me?
There is darkness abound in these halls Shadows, velvet black, form the surrounding walls Light struggles vainly to pierce the ebon' folds But the dark swallows all, in black- shrouded the fortress holds.
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This is the scripture   Of the fallen souls,   Locked away in the chaotic darkness.   This is the story of   Wayward and Vagrant bodies,  
I am the better side of darkness and the dim side of light. I didn’t KNOW my blackened heart had a sense of what was right.
When you commit suicide you kill yourself Others then die inside and are robbed of wealth You are valuable to others more than you know Suicide just let’s all your weaknesses show
The dark waters swirl around me,  Coming up higher with every passing thought. Every single second of every day, The water slowly rises.  So dark, like the night with no moon and no stars. 
Surrounded by darkness The light always burns at night Gravel crunches underneath the tires as I pull up I see him standing on the side of the house Covered half by light and the other half By darkness.
After the door shuts and the footsteps die, I surf the darkness before my eyes. The vast emptiness goes on and forever I see, Nothing more then that of the darkness, Cascading before me.
This sadness. I feel my chest being crushed ever so slowly. Pushing harder and slower. Farther and lower. My heart throbs like a beating drum before battle.
Here am I, and here are we, A there's no place I'd rather be, For as the innocents of past Would wish the rest of us would last Yet come upon the midnight clear I'm torn away from who I hold dear,
Take off the filters layered on a picture and when wiped away all that barely remains is the thin frame bruised by words, and a cluttered dark mind that manages to produces fields of wildflowers.
Echos of the night fade into the darkess that embrases my every move. Surrounding me, the darkness fills my lungs like tar. I am an animal of the darkness but I am alone.
Things aren't right but you can't tellIt's like I'm trap all alone in this cell
DreamsOf regret and painRattle around in my head--Abandoned thoughts,And untouched memoriesooze from my sleep,And into my ear--Spilling onto my pillowand leaving a stain
 Ode to Darkness   You have existed  since the beginning  of time and for too many years and to too many minds have been misunderstood  
Soft words, sweet Soft hands, warm Leaves me giddy, breathless Innocent and never knowing loving, falling hard... and you ever knowing, sweet nothing to you  I am nothing
Passion and love to the point of arrest deliciosly improper thoughts her mind is an aphrodisiac
Not going to let another day pass me byEven though my hair maybe a messAnd I'm not going to lieI don't always pass the test  But I'm going to let the world know that I'm flawless
The Bystander  
A smile hinted at her lips She watched her beloved from afar He was in her thoughts, never ceasing Should she dare be bold? Should she let her secrets run free? Yes, courage sweeps her away.
I feel like I have these moments where I think it’s okay if I die. 
his blue eyes were full of lies the way he held me was the way he had held many before me the word he said dripped with venom  he was the snake himself I walked right into his clutching trap 
Stare keenly out of the ajar window, to the moon and through the trees.
You once told me
Who am I behind this smile?
This heavy darkness encapsulates, a blanket over the whole ocean, a danger and a savior to bate
I'm not scared of relationships, I want a relationship. I want to hold someone's hand while they drive down an open road. I want to kiss their forehead when they feel sick.
its hard letting go of something you've been struggling to hold onto. especially when its hurt you more than it has helped you. but it'll hit you one day when you're holding someone else's hand while they're driving,
people always told me
Sometimes I wish we never met
when he spotted the abandoned clothesline he knew it would be a safe place to hang his drenched fabrics to dry (safety was always his priority; practical thinkers are
Why do you mask yourself in the darkness? And dance in a masquerade of shadows?   When you know well dark shades can not cloud my vision Why then would you make such a decision?  
                                                Husky throats,
She is alive
Me without a filter.Sad and cold as winterHappy seems so UnfamiliarThink my heart has died and witheredLast time I smiled, i was with her.And now she’s goneLeft me all aloneWhat did I do wrong?
I cut, I rip, I tear, I burn          The answers to questions                  For which I still yearn   There is nothing left here For me to fear               Except what is deep inside
I love you
this is a poem poemmy poem if you will it is a poem about poem aw yeah poem salamanders have very high  iqs  and so do i because I are be in ap class
As I lie wide awake, I pray to The Lord, "Please, for my sake, if the one I love does not love me back, may your light shine on me before I attack; myself."
  “The family and friends of mine, I dont love, I dont love... Friends of mine don't show up all the time, Still have me in their mind, Borrow my pain, reimburse cheers,
Laying in bed Wanting to be with my boo Wishing I were dead Because I cant live without you
Haiku number one. The words escape fleeting breath. My mind's in darkness.
Close your eyes and hear me out,
Alone in the forest of the black gnarled trees They beckon for me to join them in the dark. No moon shines bright through where there should be leaves, Just black, bare. branches and bark.
Rocky spine, left in the night fragile skin that reflects the light. Rocky spine, growing strong marks that show what went wrong. Rocky spine, with a smile so bright eyes that sparkle in the night.
Hidden in the dark Is something you can not see No one will find it.  
This present darkness is over whelming Why can't my eyes open and let me see This pressure on my heart won't set me free But my soul can see the light, it's coming Soon it is day and i can see shining
Knowing that you are alright my future always looks forever so bright
Drowning, drowning, drowning… Please, someone save me… But his voice is lost In the suffocating dark recesses Of loneliness. I have no one. Solitude envelopes him In her arms,
Darkness consumes the world Like black wings unfurled The cold shroud wraps my heart And aloof, I stand apart.  
Are you real with me Or a shadow of Beauty I don't want to know
can you not see that there is no happy ending for people like us   this only ends when one of us is dead   and the other decides to move on or grieve eternally
Watch Out I scream to the sun The moon is beginning to take over Sun take charge
I was in love. And you were too.we were together, through and through.but you left me alone, Stranded in an ocean of my tears.it was the end. Of me. Of you. Of us. Of who we were.
Flaws make us who we are,
My mind is suspended in a void where light and dark are too crude a concept to bear. My dreams are vivid depictions of candles and circles of mortals who chant my name. I stand without form before them, reaching out to cut their throats.
On the outside, i am sweet And on the inside i am obscene Yet in my heart, I am confused Because i doubt i am truly either Either way i am lost But my Shepard in the dark guides me
My hand Reaches out To try and  Destroy the darkness And the distance between us You are so close Yet You are so far away Please Don't go Away
HIs darkness is imprisoning him, It's so bad that he can barely breathe. It's becoming good company And it scares me 'cause it's taking him Farther and farther away from me  
To cut, to release The anger exploding out like a beast From the pain my family inflicts Becomes physical abrasions on my wrist But my wrist alone does not suffer My left arm now also encounters
Heart pounding, face flushed a crushing headache bum-rushed Breath ragged, star-crush the holy theme of hush hush
Hearbreak can be a dark time like night, and night is beautiful, mysterious and you can see the stars.   Heartbreak can be beautiful with stronger connections to songs or people or words
  Little boy don't you see? This life I live isn't made for you nor me. For what I carry and for what I hold. This fixture you have of me, isn't the truth of what I told.   Little boy don't you see?
I haven't always been this way I remember better days
Alone and isolated inside my head, I begin to wish that I was dead. Fuck this life. I feel like I've already done this twice while overpaying the price. Well isn't this nice...
I didn’t want the morning to come, The sun to invade my windows and brighten my room,
Your writhen thoughts had unexplainable august about them, I wonder from what this could stem? They have remarkable semblance to knotted fingers, The way each twines into my mind and lingers, Drawing me in,
Stands on edge of precipice, Ebony abyss Battle born, there has never Been a war like this. Criss-cross grooves from razor blades Creeping up young arms Voice in barren wilderness,
Oh! Bringer of water, thou hast lost me! Why must I cry for help that fades Into a deeper abyss I flee
I feel myself sinking into an abyss. Help me. An abyss that holds nothing but darkness in its frigid dead air. Help me. I try to climb out, I try to claw at the walls. Help me.
Look all around you Do you see the darkness child? Devouring us all...  
This world is a place of darkness, What was once wrong is now right. People are cold and heartless. Black lingers behind the brightest light.   Monsters don't even hide in the shadows,
My dearest best friend,
Why do we wake up? Humans are evil . Humans are dumb. Humans can think yes. But only of what suits them best. Humans walk beside the rest of us. Forgetting they are the rest of us
Heavy The weight impregnated the idea of perceiving the devastatingly beautiful ballast at eye level The ponderous mass remained drooped to my side unmoving as Arthur's Excalibur
Hello darkness, My old friend   I see you've Found me again   But you don't Scare me anymore   I can always  Find the stars
Though darkly inspired
I will let darkness cover me, Make me weary
A world without it Many lose it Too much darkness It's hard to find it But it's stored in our dreams It's hope in times like these
I know well enough That I am not alone But nevertheless my resolve is to never give up my secret For if ever I did I would certainly be stoned Or forced to pack up and leave their home To show my own soul
Having your sun in scorpio is like tripping down a long dark hole but you like it and you're proud of just how stylishly you are falling
Underneath my left breast carved into my ribs in powdered jet 8.11.14 the day the happiest man alive killed himself and we all found out that he was pagliacci   La Commedia è finita!
You follow me everywhere,
Today I say good morning to the sun! Usually it is the sun that wakes me up every single day. But today is special... At six a.m. it is I smiling down as the Sun Stirred from his deep, deep slumber.
Among the shadows, in the dark of night,
Change is constant, but not for the world.
Darkness isn't always bad. Darkness doesn't make you mad Darkness isn't always wrong It shouldn't be feared upon. It is a normal phenomenon in our world
When the rest of the world seems like a movie reel Spinning incessantly Spitting useless nonsense Faster than you can process, But it's playing a beautiful picture You've heard
Darkness Lost in the shadows
Theres days when I fall and can't get back up  only to find a solution for me finding my balance again 
I prayed that I was dreaming When I saw that big wave The water was not normal But as dark as a cave It was full of weird greens and reds and blacks
Golden days are full of bloom But inside petals is dark of gloom. Beneath waxy leaves are hidden shadow
Euphoric my soul has been marked Untroubled written on my heart No amount of sorrow 
Masters of Darkness. Assassination specialists. Asia's most feared Assassins. Hiding their faces from society.
Flashing gems mount the noble crown  Dashing passions paint the milky gown  Pulsing plights sound within the hue-ringed hole  Convulsing fashions taint the beautiful soul   
Read the pages of ancient lore,
As I lay in the dark, I remenise about everything.  I ask myself questions that I never have the answers to. I slowly lose myself in the darkness, I can no longer be seen.
I wanna commit suicide so I can go to heaven, But killing is a sin, so I might end up in hell.
 The darkness is cloudy Is this really me? I’m alone and I don’t know what to do The thoughts, they buzz like a bee
When darkness takes over, Our nightmares come to life.  Who's time will end next? A mere roll of the dice. Fate is a religion for those who hate chance. But be it random or precise,
Brain crackling like electricity touched it. Sharp taps at the back of the skull as if it hit cement. Chest tightening, heart missing, one large gaping hole, no lungs for a single breath. Bloody fingers.
Thoughts, feelings, ideas do not matter here In this prison one may call home For me it would be a crime to go against her Her wrath is too fierce, too strong, too sharp Size of the body does not matter
Walking down the street with tear in my eyes and you still have words to say to me? My head in the ground, dirt in my face and your still kicking me?
I wanted to believe that seeing you again wouldn’t tear me down.
There is a voice that calls in the darkness. They say he walked the wilderness With naught but the clothes on his back. They say he cried out for days on end About the coming of the light we lack.  
The devil is chasing me  Always has been  Since the day I was conceived  He tries to make me give in    Though there're many enticements  And many temptations 
I wear black, and cover my eyes. I hide my scars, and hold in my tears.   I hide my face from everybody i know. But when it shows, my smile is fake. I'm good at hiding my pain.
He sits in a dark room and before he knew it, three years past and he's cold and alone.
There are such lines to which I am confined. They are invisible, yet tangible. Strong, yet changeable. These lines are here to limit: To show the traits I truly exhibit.
With every droplet of my tears, My heart sinks deeper.
In the overshadowing darkness where despair takes life and hope is nothing but a word. Where faith has no meaning and trust has fallen to sorrow. In the consuming darkness
Most of the time We try to look at someone else's eye's Try to understand through their covered lies But what we do not realize Viens throb from shameless drugs that mezmorize When their mama cries
I used to believe death was the best answer
There was once a time of sorrow. She had a lot of fears. Life was hell, and a constant reminder of the cause of her tears.   Nights were particularly bad, the darkness surrounded,
Laughter Joyous Laughter Laughter that can be enjoyed by everyone Laughter that can make you laugh Laughter that can make you feel included   A drunk
 Once upon a time a little girl lay on the floor on her room, Curled up in a blanket and wondering when mommy would be home,
Racing through the paths of your own mind.Sometimes it's scary to explore your entire self.You're surprised to find what's hidden back there.The monsters, the ghouls, remind you of who you truly are.
We live today in eternal suffering A consistent sadness during a persistent night. Eradicating our hopes and dreams, Filling our hearts with sadness.   Murder of dreams, The night falls upon us
My hands warp and writhe Fabricated conspiricies consume my mind Sinister notions deafen my perceptions What lurks in the corner what will i find? Misfortune haunts my core It is something that i adore
The shadows are growing faces And the voices growing names My mind is having a party And playing twisted little games   The music is growing louder With warping melodies
I walk out into nothing but fog The darkness surrounding me I hear a noise coming from behind me I see nothing but a silhouette. It is my depression  He is here to take me under There is no return 
I lay here at night. Being eaten by darkness. Someone please save me.
I'm sick of the past holding me captive
You broke my heart when you sai goodbye You made me cutt and want to die You told me you love me and that you cared You even got me a cute teady bear I gave you my heart And you tore it apart
i look at this blank page; or I I try to see bend the words Flowing from my own pen I look and I won't see the the truth in the words I write- I will look and I won't see that my mind is in a fight
AS darkness takes over my plea is to be free, but all it does  is take over me. I hope for a candle, but no, it's to bright. so instead, I search for the right. You are in my darkness,
Everyday I wonder why Everyday I look into your eyes I see what I don't want to be Everyday I picture a dream in my head One so profound I feel as if it can never be crushed
I stood in a large, dying wheat field, utterly alone,
So many thoughts running through her mind... So many questions, assumptions of why all of this happened   Her heart can only take so much pain, yet she doesn’t understand why she can kill it already.
Engulfed in the darkness within me as it bleeds out,
There were so many sleepless nights, days where you'd lie in bed, and hardly even bother to see the light. You couldn't find a reason, but you were just broken.
Peace cannot be found here Only oblivion is final peace Demons are everywhere here
Darkness consumes me. My surroundings slowly seep into my body. I have no control over my body. I try to move but something has tied me down. All I can feel is the tears that roll down my face.
  Dark laughs at the fight
The world around me it's as if it was a world of darkness but in reality all that is around me is light Everyone is laughing havng a good time. As I sit here wondering if the sun
A stranger... A feeling... True or not Days, Months, Years... Friends, Best friends, lovers... One day, eyes are on her Slowly Slowly dissapear infront... of my eyes...
What you see is only one side of me. The outside seems to be full of glee But the inside is completely different That I can guarentee.   Worries, Worries, Worries Fill my head in sequential flurries.
I’m wrapped up tight within my sheets Behind my curtains blows a gust Up and down the lonely streets   Calm my heart, this I must As the shadows find me still In gentle dreams can I trust?  
Screaming inside, no one can hear it, I know when I die, I'll be a sad spirit. Concealed with pain, I lock myself in,
With a heavy heart, my tears pour
Night after night,  into the miserable hours  of another weary morning,  I waste my time  lying restlessly  in a bed too familiar.  Tiny branches of red 
Daisies are a friendly flower, Kathleen Kelly had it right They bring a cheer to any room They bring a certain light I wish I had some daisies here As I sit in the near-dark
Green and white clothes with a hat just too big, tiny yellow shoes waiting for the day.
She hides in the shadows, this girl I’ve seen,
How can yo
You are a star. Not a bright, burning ball of gas somewhere so far away in the atmosphere that we can only see a small speck. Not an actor, or singer, or dancer, or some other famous person that is famous only for being famous.
A perfect picture of one’s life A perfect answer to one’s crime.  
If I was not alone, how joyous I would be, The smiles upon their faces no longer a mystery. I surrounds myself with hundreds, even thousands of my Friends.  
When I’m on the white sand shore in the world of my muse, I could swear that it is during the death of night that the world is most alive.  
Sometimes it seems like
If you choose to do so 
Fear storms through the dark endless skies Where it seems that land can only exist at night Where thugs rule the world and parents hide behind doors Hypocritically stating,"the world is yours"  
I lurk in the darkI am your fear, your regret, your worryActing like a judgemental jury   I slink around in the pits of your heartGnawing on your soulMaking you pay your toll  
Rain obscures my tears   It drowns my sorrows and fears  
When life gets difficult, And your cup over flows, Things go haywire, Objects explode, Theres no air, No air, No air you cant breathe, Your brain cant conceive, Wrong, Wrong,
“Depression”   I’m tired of wearing the painted grin That mocks me and all of my sin. The pain of my soul and my mind
You say that I've changed but you're the reason i'm so cold. Get out of my head, the fights quickly get old. You've made me so heartless something I knew nothing of. Once you broke my heart,
The quiet darkness that slipped in through the tiniest slits and sat growing and festering,  Has all but swallowed me whole. Thick black curtains sequestering the light with in my soul. 
Such a beautiful soul Flying free Soaring over mountains Limitless as can be   No one can bring her down
Such a beautiful soul Flying free Soaring over mountains Limitless as can be   No one can bring her down
Marked by shades             Chained by judgment             Being blinded by false imagery             Colors of white to dark             Long plagued our kind  
A savage beast it is, Crawling through the darkest realms  This heart is an abyss, Disguised by rotting, barren elms   Tear through broken glass, You've nothing to behold
I dream in black and whiteI bleed the color of your eyes All I can see is your lipsGently glazing over mine As the sun setI saw my rose petals in the flame
A Shadow among the Darkness   Lingering among wood, hear his footsteps move the earth Tranquil in sound, with transitioning beauty within the nothing Black light swirls over the endless night
There is a fire      that wells inside of my stomach    A raging flame   slowly burning every inch      of my flesh as darkness settles over   inching creeping
After the darkness cleared from my head And all of the words that he said disappeared  I took one good hard look at myself and realized I was happy 
And all these little things They build up inside  Turning your light into dark They rupture the protective wall  That we think saves us from all the hurtful things 
The throbbing pulse of the silenceMade immune to the deadening enclave of walls of stoneIn this captivity, but one soul exists And calls this asylum her homeOne lives and soundlessly breathes here 
For Kathy, the girl who managed to break my heart. Thanks for the memories.  
He held her hand in his bone achingly tight; his jaw clenched with bravado while his legs shook in fright.   She was cold to the touch, itsy bitsy chills; eyes bright with life,
drifting through time with no one to be why cant anybody see me? i do my best for all to see but no one notices me im in all the plays and all the pictures
(2/13/14 3:50 P.M)   The sun froze
Darkness is a fellow who doesn't believe in light They've never met, he claims He stares at me with eyes I can't see As if he is deranged After a time, he is so tired and dismayed
The Dark that cones, the dark that rises. The darkness that is the light, in all my wrong doing. If you protect me from myself, your protecting me from THE DARKNESS.
I need faith, for i am faithless, the demons in my dreams. the darkness in my heart, there is no light in my heart. what i don't understand,
Love you "say" but its not true. Its just another word for "forget you" Told me you love me, told me you cared. But why arent you standing here? You made it up didnt you? just to fill in the blank.
A sadness so deep  A darkness so sad nothing, no one, anyone  you can never you will never Touch your knees with your nose Hide, from it all World fading
Our lives are such a mess
My stomach growls and hisses Each breath I take angers the pits of my belly My intestines secretes restlessly its enzymes Urging me to feed.   The beaten path that lays before me
Darkness  noun  The partial or total absence of light  
Cloaked by shadows,Enshrouded in mystery,You stalk through the night. The book is open,The fate unwritten,You search for what is right. 
God’s tears rain from the heavens as the innocent confess Others are surrounded by the Devil’s hatred Blanketing them in villainous greed A tyranny that little can escape
It is a circle Big and wide as the sun. But for me, Its a strand A strand I'm loosing my grip on.   Slowly I slip I can't regain my grip I fall, And suddely,
How does he construe these thoughts that make him act in heinous ways Ways that few would dare to dream for the fear of dark reality How does he acquire his weapons of greif and pain and evil
'Where are you?', is what he called. The sweet childs sing-song voice called over the cloud of darkness. 'Where are you?', he calls again...giggling shortly after. 
Hands grasp at nothingness Alone in the dark The light is far ahead   This is no tunnel Only sky And here we fall   People in the distance They swarm away
The cold harsh wind blows on your face, Splashing on puddles. Covering your face and letting the rain mix in with your tears. You’re running to get away; you’re running to be free.
  It was dark, by my eyes and by my mind. I stared blankly forward, trying to gather my bearings that were scattered beyond my sight. My head felt two tons heavy and my arms felt two pounds light.
My insecurities has taken Over all things me I can feel the change in my mind the hurt in my heart I no longer believe the words that are said I'm dead In the inside with no hopes of coming back you have broke me down to my last there is nothing
Life is a shadowShifting, shaping, twistingInto braided ropesThat wrap around the throat andTugBending over window ledgesCurling into gnarled talons that Grasp at your heart to
The ceiling fan Harmlessly Blows around the darkness Unknowingly
I had my first cigarette
Darkness, surreal, creeping up inside me, How do I fight this, this monster that is me? I long to be good, to be free, to be anything that is not what I am.
Here I Lay Under the ceiling and over the ground
I feel you in my skin
In darkness they fly Wind carries them swiftly forward Flowers in the night.
A child quivers in fear as darkness overtakes a room
Why is it that whenever,
The darkness and light struggles within,Can't imagine where to begin.Seeing through clouds of darkness and dispare,One wonders what to do from there.Bright eyes pierce the soft soul,
Once upon a gloomy night, everything was dark and the moon was bright.
At a crossroads we stand, Our heels in the sand, A decision weighs heavily, On our soon-reborn band.  
Forced to be bruised by rough dry earth. Forced to be touched by the whiskey breath. Forced to be laid down on dirty sheets. Forced to live in fear of another's touch. Forced to carry life within womb.
  I breathe better through a blanket Let it circulate the air I take in Let it suffocate me if in the end I’m pure   I rub its softness against my cheek
I'm  piecing a puzzle, but i cant seem to finish it.  I mean, its finished, but its not; its all there, yet something's missing; like, the correct complete puzzle, but somehow the pieces don't fit.  
Back into the abyss I flow, Back into the abyss I know, Back into the abyss I go, Where I won't be missed, I am the mist.
You never understand it Even as you feel it It's your saving grace And your damnation to hell The light in the darkness And the darkness itself Consuming you Trapping you
 She cries into the nightAs she heads for the skyHer face is full of PainShe has nothing to gain. She cries herself to sleep
Did you come across the weary hunter? Seemingly harmless hungers in silence.   But just who is this weary hunter? Unsatisfied, unstoppable, and intangible
The darkness will rise, The moon will shine, And take souls as a prize, While the creatures moan and whine.   The morose skies, The dreadful evils, The hopeless cries,
I remember sititng, head against the silver wall.  The engine roared, trembling the floor I slouched on. It sounded like some sort of wild beast. Looking out the open door across from me
Three broken hearts all in one day, But my love for you still stays. We are silenced in the depths of darkness. I pray that someday the barrier will be broken For us to be away from the farthest of fears,
Dark EYES. Dark HEART. Dark PAST.
Creeping from the depths of its evil thrown, A disease, uncontrolled, Leaving its victims all alone, Never sleeping, Hears the weeping, Of those he mangles in a dark unknown.  
In Evils Reign In the darkest hour, Evil peers from his tower, Looking for his prey That he will conquer today. His breath stinks of sour Souls that he will devour, A faceless demon made
I listened to an old song.
It’s been five years passed…
It took me back
to when I was only 13.
For being so young, I was so haunted.
The world was black and white.
I lived in Arizona
but even the rays of lightcouldn’t 
penetrate my dark cloud.
I l
She's broken inside with nowhere to hide, yet she has everything in the world. She's got family and friends and the spoiling never ends. But what she wants  is just a connection. Where is he? 
No matter how much I express myself and people sympathize to understand, there's still that part of me that's never really known. All alone. It craves to have light shed upon it,
Life. It's a journey. Journey. It's made worthwhile by love. Love. It began with a friendship. Friendship. It's a strong bond. Bond. Time together that you enjoy. Enjoy.
There she goes, falling Down into the unconquerable abyss Lost inside herself There’s no escaping The terrible monsters that live in her soul They lurk in the looming blackness
                                       This                                            teardrop                                          I see when
I believe in harsh standards I believe that all females should look the same. Females should not have hips Female's ribs should be exposed. If females are as thin as a rail, They are the ones I display.
Its dark, its cold, theres no way out every space of light seems to be occupied by its own form of witchcraft I walk on this world with no stablilized path the lukewarm presense of the present life
  Walls are fallen Words come alive Memories are seen History is broken Future is forgotten Emotions are meaningless
I struggled against my restraints I was forced here, into a cage I wasn't meant to be locked away I have things to do, Places to see, People to meet  
Left in then darkness In the corner of my mind Are my dark secrets
You sit behind me in the midnight sun Urging me forward toward the edge  Always there my dark twin You are the sin to my light It takes everthing to fight the pull Oh how sweet it would be 
Nine Ways of Looking at Darkness -Based off of Wallace Stevens’ poem ‘Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird’   1 Among the darkness A single light Shines through the night   2
 Maybe She Would Be Alive Today. If I Spoke Up And Said What I Needed To Say. If I Thought Differently and Choose A Different Path. Crazy Thing Is I Didn’t Think She Would Last.
Strained thoughts fly through my mind Like cracks in the pavement. Each line deliberate and Jagged.   I stare at my hands that are Holding a pair of scissors. I turn to face the mirror.
Butterflies In the Night Drift Away Without a Fight Lose Myself Lost in You Wondering why But Such a Pretty View No more sadness No more pain? Watch That Blood
What is day When all you know is night Shadows are invisible darkness becomes light   My eyes need not adjust This state will never change There's always 5 months of midnight
I sat in a dark cold room Surrounded by my friends. My feet shivered on the cold stone floor, And fear filled the air.   I wanted to know why
  In the dark of the night I face my window with open eyes I hesitate to bring back happy thoughts Despite being trapped where the fear lies   My memories bring neither peace nor comfort
The darkness doesn't always mean evil, Just like the light does not always mean good. Thinking for yourself isn't always a bad thing. Right and wrong is an opinion. Decisions blind. Outcome unpredictable.
You’ve looped yourself around me You’ve laced yourself through me You’ve tied your knot inside me You’re tangled up about me You refuse to let me go.
Maroon- the color of crimson love, fermented Of December midnights, mingled with the tears of flesh Of sweet agony, smoldering behind hazel eyes Of you and I, trying to escape Desire
Darkness.  I fancy myself as one who knows darkness.  Not that darkness is something wonderful to know,  In fact, it comes like a thief in the night and steals. 
Voices haunt my sleep. Soaring shadows awaken my soul. Falling far, far, far down into the depths of ruins and caves you left empty for my arrival.
It's a dark corner subdued in my head Alwasy telling me to put myself to bed It's like a sky with many black holes Endlessly counting the many souls they stole A sense of direction lost within time
Darkness is a cloak of shelter. Ending the day's noise,  And so forth the day's chapter.   Darkness is everywhere,  Whether it's a shadow, Or a feeling you can't share, nor bear.  
My life is a lie. Every day is a challenge As I put on a show for those closest to me. I was taught that these feelings inside me are wrong.
When someone asks "Are you gay?" When someone says "You look lik a guy." When someone knows the truth they know me by no lies they just dont know it all the real alswers to their questions
Subconsciously I feel like I'm being wrapped in my own blanket, being protected by my own mind. Something about the darkness of a room gives me chills, I love not knowing what's on the other side.
Alone and cold, it grows so old. Scared to leave, nothing to achieve. The rose wilts, the scale tilts. Loves dies, hate flies. Passion gone, nothing to pawn. The black swallows me,
I creep forward, advancing toward the dark hand that beacons me It motions for my advancement, yet my instinct restrains the movement of my feet Tugging and yanking at my weak knees, the hand forces me onward
Scared? Frightened? I used to be all those things until, I met silence. It welcomed me with a cold hug. I hated it. No, I wasn't mute, and never will be, sadly. But sometimes  I wished I could be mute.
The mask I wear. The whispered dreams at night. The long scars and small tears. The shadow hidden and out of sight. What I am on the outside, middle, inside, Which one is real, which do I hide?
I search for you. Stumbling, crawling, in the unforgiving dark, With no map, no light to guide me home, I am simply a fool refusing to admit she’s alone, Eventually I stop and just sit,
The petals fall off the flower And drop slowly toward the floor Each second between the petals I spend inching towards the door   For, I just can’t wait to leave Though I wish that I could stay
When will the darkness end? Will morning ever come? Will I always have to pretend? Or will the mask be broken by some? The smile on my face, Is almost never real, I put it there to hide,
Into the darkness, I reach out a hand, where shadows play and light is banned. My breathes decline and I gasp for air, this has become a deadly game of truth or dare. Do I dare to escape from this place,
Here and there you disappear, an aparition in the dark. Fading into the past: mistakes. You're not what I imagined.  In three thousand feet deep, I search... For what, I'm not aware.
I floated out in spaceAnd collected the starsPouring the Milky WayInto many, many jars I came back onto EarthWith the beautiful silver stuffPut them carefully in my roomI thought it was enough
At first, it was disconcerting; The feeling of being unable to rest. Now, I am comforted by it. My mind, it never sleeps-- Never quiets-- Never stops-- Never dies. I can feel it;
Men or Women Have the power to kill. Though we blame objects Like guns, knifes, swords, etc. Why are we blaming these objects When we should be the one to blame The people that hold the gun,
Somewhere, over the monochromatic archAcross the skyThe shadows of twisted figures against the sunWrithe and shriek  A daunting vision brings forthAn unsettling fearThe cries shake the earthAs the shadows grow The horizon begins to burnA blinding
I watch, as the world keeps moving, Unable to move with it, Forced to stay in the dark, unwanted, and unearned, No light, no warmth, no hope,
Your goodness reflected in my eyes When you began to rise Soul reflected across the sky I knew there my heart would lie. Beautiful yellow and blue colors, Warming me like electric covers.
I can see, but I am blind. I can hear, though I am deaf. I can speak, yet I am mute. I find myself wandering, like a spirit, Walking the same path over. I cannot tell if a dream has taken me
I sit here wondering where I'll be. In this darkness I sit and wonder. Where is my hero? I have to be my own hero. My own hero. I have to save myself. I am the one who holds the key to happiness.
A broken heart is like a broken dreamA wold left cold as stoneA place of darkness never to be seenI see you walk away as tears fill my eyesThis is a world where love can never survive
I've never felt more alone than I do now. Years and years have gone by, But it has only been now that I feel empty in a crowded room.   I feel that I'm drowning in the middle of the sea.
Our World... Rapacity! Where Men usurp the youth. Men who manifest greed, lust, power Illimiuniting Freud's Id through actions Alas! The youth replicate their Teachers. Cloned as the Men
From as far  well as far as I can remember  From the cold fronts of December to the hot summers of July in everything  I've done it was to prove that I could do  anything as long as try,
Based off of: "Hedge, that divides the lovely" by Torquato Tasso   Darkness, that covers the wonderful Valley, and this half from being a whole, Never in you appear such a welcoming face
A small girl sits waiting for someone, something, anything That can save her from the ever present Darkness closing in and Suffocating the life out of her already shattered and crumbling soul.
Dig away from all the dissappointment I get lonley in caves all by myself. Thoughts lose everything all in the moment, Scraping nails upon walls, all blood runs high.  
Today  We Fly. Today We Cry. Today We Sigh. Today We Lie. Today We Deny. Today... We Die. (Written in Trochaic Monometer)
She steps inside a world unkown. The place is dark and stars don't glow. She starts to cry-- she wonders why-- she thinks she cannot be fulfilled with just her dreams.
At the crossroads darkness fell Benighted from the shades arose terror. Water bled obsydian, black From shadows opened the mouth of hell.   Despair, hatred, grief and their reek,
    With you? The monsters don't seem so scary. And life? Not so tough. You are the sunshine to my darkness. You keep me safe beside you.  
Each day is just a gift, That's why we call it present, That's why each day we smile, And think things are so pleasant.  But deep beneath the surface, Lies all the living secrets,
They didn't give me a stone (I didn't want one) They didn't mark my grave No name remembered But that's okay I wanted this To be forgotten Ashes scattered to the wind. No name left
When I close my eyes all I can see is your face wanting to get me.           That's why I write When I go to lay in bed at night all I can feel is your hands on me.           That's why I write
I am like the dark. A vast, intricate enigma. Everybody can see that I’m there. Some people choose to embrace me. I do not seek, but lie in wait. Few people can understand some of me, some of what I hold.
“Can you feel it?  The madness slowly going  up your spinal cord.  The black ooze mixing with your neurons to create something new. Something different. Something  dangerous. You can feel can’t you.
Bound by silence, my mind a cell. Blinded, deafened- can't hear the bell. The bell that sounds freedom to speak My blinded eyes struggle to peak Into the land of harmony- A place where darkness cannot be.
Here I lay,  covered by blankets and darkness. Or more should I say,  the shadow of thankless and heartless.  The person who I thought should be there seems like to be the one without care.
Writing lights the path of ever darkness A darkness that consumes all emotions Feeling has ceased, sight has ceased, taste has ceased Senses taken over by the evil A beast that knows absolute no loving
-You lie through your teeth When it comes to how-are-you’s “I’m good” or “I’m okay,” Is what you’d instead say -Feeling lonely day by day Not that you weren’t alone in the first place
As the sunlight slips between my fingertipsI watch the shadows fallThey fall in lacy breaths over my skin,Making darkness and light seem so intricate
Miles away apart from grace, I need your love to guide me through; where no fear is ever known. Though seclude, I feel right at home. Late at night, like my overseer  I feel you watching my every move.
The kindness in the smile of a little girl. Fearless and free...the world not yet clawing away her freedom to love, sees through eyes as clear as the sea with an embrace as warm as the sun.
When born God gave children a precious gift, <br> Through open eyes a new world floods within. <br> When sunrise is near our light starts to lift, <br> But darkness is my eyes, my own vile sin.
Based off of “Nothing Gold Can Stay” by Robert Frost   Day’s first rise is bright Her bleakest tinge to light Her early beams aglow True beauty showing so slow Then magic disappears
I felt different as if somehow I seemed to glisten. The air was cold but I was warm. I was a light in the darkness. My eyes were closed, but i refused to open them. I was alone but I didn't feel alone. Everything felt perfect.
                                                               Sinner are lairs who sweetly Roll a golden red apple into the world. Like bombs they go off boom boom
  Tis neither:ShelteredLostWhere truth lies-Learn to look aboutTo see beauty.
mind is on hold heart is in fast-forward words were once all I needed to hear now I need a proclamation a declaration from you to me make me your everything desire at will your power, your love
There is a dark place where nightmares slitherA place where sickness has no cureA place where the depths of hell shall riseA place where flames consume every ocean and river
Where in these dark caverns I lie alone, Hidden without the wakefulness pure bright In the shadows, I silently atone, Awaiting the purge of the searing light; But doubtly I conceal thyself of night
You’re my Marlboro Red in the dead of night A single amber glow amid the choking blackness  But oh how you will never understand  the way your embers light up my soul Scorching me black from inside out 
anger with frustration is a nasty combination with a little confusion and you mind will cave in head simply spinning   can't concentrate forget the date and run in hell's direction
I let them drag me down I was a mess I was so far underground Trapped in darkness   They kicked me around Laughed through their teeth Kicked again when I was down
See the masked skeletons of undead slaves march varnished spirits welded together by the sins of their past through the smog they trudge
Somewhere inside me There is a force Trying to pull me into The Abyss of Darkness It is lurking Just on the edge Of my consciousness No matter how much I try It won’t go away
Shattered hearts and Broken dreams Call to me in the weary night Silent screams and  Fallen dreams I can't reach them. No way out No where to run Hold on to your sanity
She stares in darkness her smile twisted her eyes blackened Who is this demon? Tears of blood fall she screams in pain oh God, my sweet God Where are you now? Kiss my stained lips
i take a trip to the beach at nightlet the sand pinch my toes and when the wind blows i get criticized for low eyes,
I step away, As he slowly approaches, Hidden out of his sight. Evil he has come to do… But I must do right. I will just wait here, If he does not see me first, My heart is beating, I’m about to burst!
I step away, As he slowly approaches, Hidden out of his sight. Evil he has come to do… But I must do right. I will just wait here, If he does not see me first, My heart is beating,
  My mind is a prison The prisoner locked inside the cell  is me Why you may ask because i can't gain control so i lose it every time and when the control is lost the pain takes over
Here me here me ole trouble one Thrill and passion is what you desire, And your wants unquenchable as fire. Allow me to give you what you seek For it is from your heart I do speak.  
I tooke a pth most wouldn't its calm and familiar to me although most would disagree many can't handle the path i take in life filled with darkness but light all around
Here I sit, ah this black chalice so alone, and silence embracing my every thought,every emotion.  
When darkness falls he raises his head. He's free, not a servant of the light. He ventures to paths no-one has tread, Keeping the night obscure and bright.   Is there a reason for irony such as this?
what if God took away the moon?will we ever see the night sky the same or different?if so, what would be the difference?will the dark side of the earth be ever luminated naturally at night?would we be more dependable on light to bright the night? 
Late at nightVodka on my breathCan't sleep, can't escapeNeed to get awayShadows in my mindShowing under my eyesWill to live fadesWith the light of the dayStruggling to breathe
The sun sleeps And grey weaved Cotton balls envelope The moons shine Glimmers of eyes peak through And smiles streak the sky   Everything is dueling under A black cloak
When lust is greater than love When hurt is too much to heal It’s hard to stay in love, When there’s nothing left to feel.   When the pain of holding on Defeats the fear of letting go
I paid for my sins with a couple our fathers Five Hail Mary’s and I didn’t even bother Wrapping up the prayer coz I didn’t see the point Church congregation I reluctantly joined
Into the den of the wicked blackbird and past my less fortunate peers, I arrived in an orchard humming with growth and the beauty I no longer possessed.  
Of the darkness emerging from our souls, beyond threshold of the black mire falling headfirst into the pits dying, our souls
The words float in my mind Like a river trickling by Whispers in my ear Here and then gone
Terror and fright consume me: Light leaves and dark trails behind me. I am forever alone with no one near or close, In this secluded island, I stand morose.
When I first met you, flowers started blooming in my darkest spots. All because of you, I know I have a light And it shines for you alone. And I thank you For your time and your kindness.
I was a Stopper, a panic, a coil, Watching. With Awe. as my life would spoil Away with fear as I lay in my slumber. Falsely believing my days were numbered.
What makes the hair on your arms rise, your palms sweat, the breath catch in your chest like a wild thing caged? Is it the dark? A fleeting memory of a bed ime story,
Amongst the darkness of the world, Poverty and the poor, Children of very young mothers, Abandoned children of fathers, Deaths of loved ones that come and go, Even abortion agreed upon by scared young girls,
Immortal souls don't last forever. They are taken by greed. Frozen in time and space. Never changing. Ceasing to live.
Sadness floats around me Hovering Always with me. Like mist, It creeps over me Settles down and suffocates me. The fog of depression hides the sight of happiness. The shadows are dark,
I'm living in a world so bleak and cold No warning of hurt Protect yourself because nobody else will Hold on tight It's going on to be a long fight Filled with mysteries Yes, that we are
I'm living in a world so bleak and cold No warning of hurt Protect yourself because nobody else will Hold on tight It's going on to be a long fight Filled with mysteries Yes, that we are
Everything is so screwed up... but, my mind's made up. You're not real. I'm callin' demons a disease but I know one when I see one. I had one. It filled me. I possessed one. It killed me.
They scatter stars And take all light from laughter. Across the skies they turn summer's soft blues Into stormy grays. They delight in All that is tainted with sin.
darkness the scary and dark place being afraid of something that's not there it may be concealed in the blanket of night doesnt mean its bad
In the light we see darkness In the darkness we see light But what light?
Numb is always my emotion I've become so bland nothing effects me anymore I only cry to know I'm still alive and because I know they're right.
When I was young, I saw the world Through glasses lined with sparkling pearls. Shaded blush and tinted rose, Where everything was good as gold. But later when it faded light,
It feels like I'm chasing my own shadow, Never quite catching the phantom. Walking, Running, Sprinting. The spectra inches from my hand. But I'm never fast enough.
Get away from me. I don't want you to visit again. Last time nearly killed me. The pain; the crying. The worthlessness.
I have no strength to continue. Alone at the piano, Tears track my face, As my fingers a melody trace In the dark.
Light That is all I ever asked The stars are receding And I have failed my task I wonder I wonder What did I fail to do?
Twilight engulfs me. I lose myself within its shadows. I no longer exist. I am part of the faceless dark. I hate the night.
A dark hole called home, but it's not even mine. Not living only existing, no hope, no worth, dealing with what I've been dealt. Keep it all inside, the words inside my mouth. We'll all be the same, lying in the dirt.
I've wandered into the morbid side of life and I don't plan on coming back. You can chase me all you want, but you'll just get hurt in this dark place. It kills anything positive. But I don't have to worry,
All of the pain comes flooding back As my memories attack Angry tears fall from my eyes As I hear your distant cries
I’ve been broken down and restored Set back Been attacked since the day I was conceived inside my mother’s womb Attacked by gallons of liquor bottles, Making me kick within my mother’s belly,
Dark is my soul. Cold is my heart. I built up these walls to shut everyone out. Not for myself, but for everyone else. I’ve done terrible things in the past, And more will be done, I am sure,
Beneath the moonlight I make my way, Clearing out the fog From the glare of day. The darkness tempts But does not take. She dances to me, But does not seduce. I do not deny her,
What is a best friend?, I ask I can sit and ponder all day, But I can't pretend the thought doesn't last, Someone I can confide in, lean on, laugh, and cry, It's something, a feeling, that most people would die
That lonely black house on top of that hill Away from the white houses… It separates from the world… That white room inside that black house All the way deep end of the hall…
I’m in the dark Loneliness trickling over me like dripping pipes Hope has ran away So far away that I cannot breath When I reach out I expect to find nothing but the damp air But instead I feel a hand
Of the darkness emerging from our souls, beyond threshold of the black mire falling headfirst into the pits dying, our souls
We're so tired of this world and all its' evil, Tired of the horrible and fake people Tired of the murder, the lies, and all the pain, Tired of the bullying, the cheating, the earthly ways
In the dark of night, The aroma's sweet smell breaks through every window, door and crack. Love, happiness and joy all seem to be provoked in the still of the silence.
Facebook asking me to write something Asking God to leak inspiration from my veins Open the floodgates of Heaven and pour out my pain It pains me, that I am not living to my full potential
The hands of time slowed down and opened onto a scene. There stands a man with his shadow casted over a small form.
Turn out those lights and darken this room. The temperature's down, it feels like a tomb. Breath coming ragid and heart beating fast. Waiting for this attack to finally pass. Shutting my eyes to block out my mind.
Such a deceiving visage, Many of who I had encountered consider me an standard fellow. The Truth is, I am a dark room. Many had opened my doors only to find the expected darkness.
He has razor sharp teeth and the autumn brown eyes you have ever seen. His lips are covered in blood and his body is skinny and muscular He’s unbearably strong and dangers of every since of the word
Last year I drowned in the sea of darkness and lament So many mistakes I made that weren’t my intent The time I spent on that path made me blind To my friends and family that I left behind
The world is full of lies, greed, & lust; The simplest definition of the most of us, as compilation; We, not understanding how to be united as a people, have adopted racism;
What can be defined as an arena void of light? An absence of Knowledge? Where you cannot fight Against the circumstances that are difficult to acknowledge. Could it be darkness?
I had a dream Where a world was free It never mattered who you are but what you will become I am fighting for a dream where I can be free It doesn't matter who I am Just what I want to become
I've overcome… From the whips and chains.. I've overcome… From the bitter taste and sinking pains.. I've overcome… From the shackles and wounds that burn all day.. I've overcome…
Falling. The fresh taste of blood salts my lips. Rage. How dare I dream about a future that may never come? For dreams bring the pain, despair of hope. Hope for the better. Anything better.
Butterfly baby, traveling way too fast. Uncertianity is her future; Darkness haunts her past.
Laugher, Delight, Pain, Fright, One is Light, The other is Night.
You thought you could escape. You will suffer as I have suffered. I am not what I was, I am what I will be. You will never respond.
A hundred and forty feet below, Tones of tan and brown are seen Under light they've never known.
Tick tock goes the clock Seconds in our life gone To no end We are dying, I am dying I do not fear it however I embrace the blackness Let it consume me Wallow in self pity, for it is me
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