My Sweet Obsession

By Stephanie Sideways

Here inside my heart
Everyday reminding
Of something I can't have
Ne'er comfort I am finding

Cruel to be obsessed
The switch not in my hand
The demon has possessed
The torment, I can't stand

I wish it wasn't there
Yet it is tattooed on
In time will its ink wear
and wretched ache be gone?

It finds no happy form
That sits there quietly
Instead it has me torn
Obsession, leave me be

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Copyright 2012 Stephanie Sideways
Published on Saturday, December 15, 2012.     Filed under: "Poetry"
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  • M Morgan On Sunday, April 14, 2013, M Morgan (203)By person wrote:

    Hummmm! Obsession never let us be alone! We have to hid, and lie, all the time for us and for all. But is good, make us more strong.

  • Stephanie Sideways On Sunday, April 14, 2013, Stephanie Sideways (302)By person wrote:

    X x x yes indeed! X x x

  • PoetessDarkly On Tuesday, March 19, 2013, PoetessDarkly (1018)By person wrote:

    Awesome Stephanie! I'm never disappointed by your art. :)

  • bpathos On Thursday, March 7, 2013, bpathos (84)By person wrote:

    The worst tats are on the soul. Nice work.

  • metaphormachine On Friday, February 8, 2013, metaphormachine (135)By person wrote:

    You can best describe what make certain obsessions ... Again, I like your rhymes & also the rhythm of your rhymes. Beautifully written, Lady Passion! :)

  • Magdalena On Sunday, January 20, 2013, Magdalena (790)By person wrote:

    The pains of love are always tormenting, nicely expressed. :)

  • M Morgan On Thursday, January 10, 2013, M Morgan (203)By person wrote:

    Hummmm! Its just the start poetess!!!!!KAKAKAAK

  • Mothkisses On Thursday, January 3, 2013, Mothkisses (78)By person wrote:

    tranquil, sad. lovely

  • FadedBlues On Sunday, December 16, 2012, FadedBlues (2958)By person wrote:

    ...obsession, tormenting yet sweet, is a familiar notion. you'll get used to it...

  • midnights voice On Saturday, December 15, 2012, midnights voice (1051)By person wrote:

    Sweet obsesions turn into much more than that.

  • Devilish On Saturday, December 15, 2012, Devilish (3782)By person wrote:

    Perfect title for the perfect words and description. I like your rhyme scheme it doesnt seem forced and over all you are new here but not new at writing? hello there and welcome to darkpoetry. make sure to roam around and read others as it will bring them back to you and help you get to know the community. if you eva need anything i'm a click away. Scholar

  • PoetessDarkly On Saturday, December 15, 2012, PoetessDarkly (1018)By person wrote:

    sweet obsessions in deed. This is awesome. love it love it!

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