Now I can see, now life makes sense. Which do you enjoy reading. I don't write poetry; but love good uplifting praise songs. This list of dark poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. This list of works about dark is an excellent resource for examples on how to write dark poems. As one who has went thru darkness and depression; I have found out that it's all in what you want to dwell in; the darkness of your depression; or the light of God through Jesus Christ His Son.
Real life doesn't work exactly like that. We want to talk about atoms, death, aliens, sex, magic, intellect, the meaning of life, faraway galaxies, the lies we have told, our flaws, our favorite scents, our childhoods, what keeps us up at night, and our insecurities and fears. There is something mysterious about that which is hidden and unknown. Hello all;; I had a friendly discussion with a fellow poet the other week, and he was adamant that for the general population, writing 'dark' poetry is 'easier'. Instead of writing about such topic matters in a diary or story format, the writer has turned it into verse.
They can use traditional meter as well as employ rhyming methods. All in it's time, just keep on having your focus and trust in Him! There is no other truth. ? And so we meet by 'circumstance' again I catch you in my arm. She just thought that poetry should be meaningful and abuse was one of the topics she cared about at the time. There is of course a place for sadness and descriptions of darkness in poetry but the question should always be - what am I communicating? Explore your dark feelings, what causes them and pray for God to vanquish your demons. I think most teenagers who like poetry at all go through a period when all their poems are dark poems. Actually my friend was from a very lovely family and was a very well adjusted person.
The reader must form their own opinions of the subject matter being presented here. Why am I going through this? You'll find that eventually you can control them and not allow them to control you. Of course when I say light I mean humorous. He said this is due to the fact that everyone has experienced some form of pain or sadness, and that this pain can be hold more impact for the reader, while 'happiness' is harder to capture. How do you turn to the light? However, it does not work the other way. Was I made like this? I am a jungle spider And feed on birds and mice.
Deep Underground Poetry is a platform for sharing and publishing poems, lyrics, short stories, spoken word and performance poetry. I can't look anyone in the eyes because I'm so ashamed. How you will write your poems is all up to you, yet, as long as your focus is set on God, then that's what's most important. I many times have started writing a poem in a sad state and then still turned it around into a poem which worships and praises God. Dark poems interest me for the reasons you said and also, it's always interesting to look at point of views, that people indeed have a dark side, how some can be overcome and how some have twisted a persons view on life or love into something entirely else. I am that horrid spider In your bath as white as snow But how the heck I got in here You'll never never know. How can ceartain people live for God and righteousness so easily and I can't do it for one day? Only Jesus; as the Lord dwells in the praises of his people.
I gawked at him sketching his hands while his ears poured wire. I don't find either easier or better to read. Seeing humans whose goals or journeys are twisted away from that straight pattern with the demons they're fighting with is more interesting to read for me. Also I should say that Ive recently been posting more on my tumblr and facebook than on here, so you maybe should check those out too?. Allow the candle to dim and return from the possession that so easily took you abducting the integrity that you held so close before the slide ride took you to addictive treasures putting a fraudulent spin on heroic escapades that will never happen retreating once again to the bland, cruel celibacy of flawed reality shamed again like the little kid that let the older man weave his way into the wide-eyed innocence of future potential I am not always okay to be unreasonably marked by a.
Many writers of dark poetry find a form of catharsis in their writing. Why am I this isolated? I understand that the donation is non-refundable. I feel like I have been drowning for so long. It doesn't matter, the world is filled with as much joy as it is dark. It is obviously a long term problem. Your view has caught me in a trance.
All you need for light poetry is a punchline. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of dark poetry. In fact, my most recent one landed me in an intensive care unit of a psychiatric hospital. Remember that quote's just Star Wars. I am a tiny spider Who fell into your sink, But every time I try to climb I slip when near the brink.
So if you turn to the light with your poetry and away from the dark; the depression will leave; because where there is light there can't be darkness. That passage is like poetry. I am supposed to be at peace. I am the speedy spider And think it such a hoot To make you jump and shriek As round your floor I scoot. Those things, which ye have both learned, and received, and heard, and seen in me, do: and the God of peace shall be with you.