Dark Death Poems and Poetry

Dark poems and poetry are poems which has some sort of dark elements to it. It could be a poem about some horrific events, suffering, ghostly entities, death, Halloween, horror etc. Reading these sorts of poems will leave you in a twisted, disturbing and creepy state of mind. And for the lover of darkness that's where the fun is. So go ahead and start reading these poems at your own pace.
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Death Poems and Poetry

Death poem and poetry is a part of Dark poems. It is so popular that we had to have a different sub category defined for it. As the name suggest, these are the poems which deals with death in their context. Please do not confuse these poems with sad poems. A death poem can of course be sad but all poems collected here are 'Dark' Death poems. It might be sad poems or might just not be. If you want to filter all of these poems in this section by 'Death' poems, the please click on the tag that says 'Death'.

The one that...

Raven Wolff

23 Oct, 2012 10:33 PM
Take my hand,
Drips of tears.
Lead me out of here.
Fear,
everywhere.

Tears continue to pour.
I start to fade away.
What was once Bright,
quickly turns Black.
My heart?
Beaten.
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Tags: Bye, Dead, Death, Suicide, Tears, Pain
Votes: 73

The Heavens

Lance Barnwell

07 Feb, 2016 03:08 PM
They preyed on the lambs and they granted no quarter
But now the wolves of the pack can only slaver for the slaughter
With crazed moonlit eyes they wander amongst the desolate barrows
With naught to stalk but a miasma of death enshrouded shadows

So they looked to The Heavens; the Moon and the stars
And they looked to the planets of Venus and Mars
How they howled and barked, till their breaths filled the air
But The Heavens are a legerdemain of ignorance and despair

They prayed for the lambs and sought solace from the warder
But The Heavens are empty and are the ultimate disorder
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Tags: Irreligion, Insanity, Horror, Despair
Votes: 0

Brevity

Andy

06 Feb, 2016 07:22 PM
Numbed,
My fingertips glaze across rain-soaked granite,
And a chill sinks into my bones,
To match the petrified ruin where my heart once beat.
For this is the only caress I can give you now,
A distant embrace
That will always yearn for true release.

I place a single, rain kissed rose against the stone,
Fragile red on cold hard grey.
Unbidden memories reduced to brevity
Gouge my every breath with memory’s shards,
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Tags: Death, Loss, Revenge, Grave
Votes: 1

Eternal rest

demonica

04 Feb, 2016 02:22 AM
As i inhale my last breath and my heart fades away.
 I lay watching the stars for i know they're the way.
 My eyes filled with tears and my face with a smile. 
I know ill be up there soon with the stars and moon.
 My ears listening to every and last sound of the night. 

My wrists on the ground, red and wet.
 My legs laying numb and in regret.
 The heat leaving my body making me cold. 
I know because its what ive been told.
 My heart grows weak and unbearably icy.
 The voices in my head disappear nicely.
 My eyes fade to nothing-ness as i fall into eternal rest.
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Tags: Depression, Sad, Anger
Votes: 0

ABSTRACT

jerry harrenstein

14 Jan, 2016 04:53 PM
Is the line your 
looking at straight,
or is it curved?
Would knowing that
the straight line was
actually curved
cause you to become 
unnerved,
unhinged,
or would you
shrug it off with a grin
and see it as it is?
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Tags: Darkness
Votes: 9

Machine

MohinLynZolfana

03 Nov, 2015 02:57 AM
We all live in a world where darkness is falling,
We all live in a world where no one is calling,
We all want things that have no mental gain,
Because of our greed we give pestilence, death and pain.

In a world with slave drivers telling you how to live,
In a broken society that refuses the audacity to give,
"Because I said so", the phrase of no reason,
They say they give you liberty, but it's only laws without season.

Don't listen to these people, tell you what to do, what to think, and what to feel,
They treat us like machines, liveless,
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Tags: Freedom, Rebel, Machine
Votes: 2

Love and Pain

MohinLynZolfana

01 Feb, 2016 06:02 PM
For all the pain that I am to feel,
I will always be able to heal,
But because of my love for you,
There really isn’t any healing to do.

My heart was yours, saved in a locked box,
Held tight and you wound its gears like a clock’s,
But because of your choice to go, it has left pain,
And I won’t get the chance again to kiss you everyday.

I can hardly breathe, my chest is so weighted,
I took my heart back, only to have it plated,
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Tags: Love, Numb, Pain
Votes: 4

My Queen

harley

14 Jan, 2016 01:46 AM
Her eyes as red as Blood 
Her lips as soft as a Dead's person's skin  
Her skin as soft as Bones of the Dead 
Her hair as Black as Ashes of your Death 
Her temper as Dark and Painful as Death is self 
Her voice as soft as it can be but watch out 
you disappoint her and it appears that Satan its self is there

This is my Queen 
The Queen that I sworn to protect 
Till the very end
She will always be the Queen of Hell so be care full or you might Die
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Tags: Death, Demon, Devil, Dead
Votes: 0

Bound for Hell

jerry harrenstein

11 Jan, 2016 07:04 PM
My sins are many,
too many to even
know where to begin 
telling you about 
my sins.

I'm evil,
pure evil,
as my sins are evil.

The lies I've told,
along with the items
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Tags: Evil, Sins
Votes: 1

Clock

Creepydolly

08 Jan, 2016 01:18 AM
Tick, tock around the clock
Tick, tock, around the dock

Tick, tock, in your bed
Tick tock, in your head

Tick, tock, your already dead
Tick, tock blood stained roses
Tick tock upset family's
Tick tock murder mystery

Tick tock, sleepy child
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Tags: Death, Dark, Alone, Pain
Votes: 0