My Decay

By Deathkitten

Reminiscing with great sadness
Flashes of everlasting madness
Written words fill my wall
They tell a secret great & tall
Emotions raw
Connecting string to string
It's tug-o-war, you see?
Hollow caves & ocean waves
Drifting; Sifting
Limping shore to shore
Whispering thoughts into the breeze
Radiating energy
Bursting into flames it seems
Go & whip the sun's eyes
It gazes through me
It steals my light
It's hazy
I'm crazy
A lesson learned in time
Fold the boundless boundaries
Pack them with deceit
There's letters in the sand
Of truth & disbelief
Tides rise
With padded skies
And broken gates
A star's shining face
Isolation
Sweet damnation
Get your hands off my scars
Silent shadows
Swollen wreckage
Melancholy records
Surrounded by a deepened black hole sea
My decay consuming me

Unauthorized Copying Is Prohibited. Ask the author first.
Copyright 2013 Deathkitten
Published on Saturday, January 19, 2013.     Filed under: "Personal" and "Poetry"
Log In or Join (free) to see the special features here.

Comments on "My Decay"

Log in to post comments.
  • Phalanx On Sunday, May 17, 2020, Phalanx (650)By person wrote:

    Your headspace needs room for operation. You can pick and fold as much as you like. The truth remains the same.

  • The Sectional On Monday, January 21, 2013, The Sectional (42)By person wrote:

    A fantastic commentary of inner torment. I can relate to this on so many levels. Dark metaphor and internal discontent abound. Great read.

  • Deathkitten On Sunday, January 20, 2013, Deathkitten (626)By person wrote:

    You are ever so welcome my dear :)

  • Fallenfromgrace On Sunday, January 20, 2013, Fallenfromgrace (157)By person wrote:

    This is absolutely my favorite poem I have ever read. This feels like it was written for me. I love this. Thank you so much. I can not find the words to describe how I feel right now. Just Thank You!

  • Deathkitten On Sunday, January 20, 2013, Deathkitten (626)By person wrote:

    *Bows* My intentions. Thanks for reading :)

  • Electric-Chair On Sunday, January 20, 2013, Electric-Chair (196)By person wrote:

    Well i think you said it all, great write felt like i was decaying with you.

Contribution Level

Poets Bookmarking This Work
Deathkitten's Favorite Poets
Deathkitten's Favorite Works
Share/Save This Post



Join DarkPoetry Join to get a profile like this for yourself. It's quick and free.

How to Criticize Without Causing Offense
© 1998-2019 DarkPoetry LLC
Donate
[Join (free)]    [More Poetry]    [Get Help]    [Our Poets]    [Read Poems]    [Terms & Privacy]