Enmeshed In Darkness (Purp's greatest hits)

By Purposelessness

Burn in hell our mothers cry,
As we stand in the cold and shiver
You're not mine our fathers lie,
As the rain beats out a quiver

I am the mammoth and the flea
I am the spider and the fly
I am the death in your eye,
As you are in mine

I see the sun, but my heart won't mend
I've seen my end, my almost friend
All my pain is all of yours,
All your wounds are all my sores

We repeat our lives and days and death,
Ever here with one more breath
I see myself in all these dreams,
Drowned again in shallow streams
But I'll never be reborn like you
Never evergreen, nor grown anew





Stanza 1: King Lizard, The Folly of Faith
Stanza 2: Purposelessness, A Bitter Release
Stanza 3: Human Again, The End
Stanza 4: Ever Here, "."(Haiku), Evergreen

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Copyright 2019 Purposelessness
Published on Sunday, March 10, 2019.     Filed under: "Poetry"

Author's Note:

*This is a meld of some of my previous material, nailed together into a new story, in submission to 10 forty three's competition*
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  • Purposelessness On Monday, March 18, 2019, Purposelessness (132)By person wrote:

    Thanks guys!!!

  • 10 Forty Three On Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 10 Forty Three (752)By person wrote:

    This has an AMAZING flow and also, you did a great job with combining your poems to make it sound like one. Well done! - 10

  • I IS ME On Tuesday, March 12, 2019, I IS ME (390)By person wrote:

    Tight, freaking tight

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