Poetry - Horror Stories

As William Wordsworth said, poetry is “the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings.” Indeed, poetry employs rhythm, language, rhetorical devices, and figures of speech to convey an imaginative, emotional experience. Poetry contrasts with prose, or everyday writing, and often uses elaborate diction and figurative language which conceals deeper meaning.

The Halloween Collection

The Halloween Collection

openadoor34
6 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 18, 2014PG
Poetry with a Halloween theme.
332 reads votes 47 comments 99
Nightmarish Poems

Nightmarish Poems

thegirl_inthe_corner
3 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 18, 2014PGPictures
A collection of some unnerving poems
37 reads votes 0 comments 0
Purgatory's Claim

Purgatory's Claim

BillTemple1957
19 parts / 3 pages, updated Sep 18, 2014PG-13
Darkness settles in on many of us at one time or another.
1,159 reads votes 160 comments 216
suicide notes

suicide notes

writingpsycos
17 parts / 3 pages, updated Sep 17, 2014PG-13
a collection of suicide/depression/selfharm notes
283 reads votes 4 comments 0
Red

Red

nylathepenguin
1 page, updated Sep 17, 2014PG-13
My favorite color used to be red. It was the color of the lipstick I wore when I played dress up. It was the color of the autumn leaves I used to jump in. It was the color of lady... read more
11 reads votes 0 comments 0
The Silent Cry Poetry Collection

The Silent Cry Poetry Collection

WinterMidnight44
12 parts / 4 pages, updated Sep 17, 2014PG-13
A collection of poetry covering life, love, heaven, hell and everything in between.
68 reads votes 20 comments 10
Bring Me The Horizon ~House of Wolves lyrics~

Bring Me The Horizon ~House of Wolves lyrics~

LexieXD
1 page, updated Sep 17, 2014PG-13Completed
These are some of my favorite song lyrics.
7 reads votes 1 comments 2
aching

aching

-lancifer
4 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 16, 2014G
some deep shit you feel.
77 reads votes 5 comments 1
My Dark Poems

My Dark Poems

RiriLOVESxx
99 parts / 15 pages, updated Sep 16, 2014PG-13
Title says it all. - They are not all dark, either. - And there is a few scary stories I found. Note: None of this is like, personal, or true, I convert my anger and depr... read more
45,229 reads votes 2,425 comments 76
Book Of Poems

Book Of Poems

godzillah
5 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 16, 2014PG-13
These are all of my little poems i write about my life
78 reads votes 1 comments 0
Not knowing

Not knowing

BillTemple1957
41 parts / 7 pages, updated Sep 16, 2014PG-13
Our fears of the unknown... exposed.
9,799 reads votes 409 comments 387
My Dark Side (Dark Poetry)

My Dark Side (Dark Poetry)

DeepCuts
36 parts / 7 pages, updated Sep 16, 2014PG-13
Dark Poetry for dark people, this is series 2 of my Dark poetry (May or may not make sense) These are dark Poems for dark people and for enjoyment.
4,327 reads votes 173 comments 34
anarchist

anarchist

fleetstreet
10 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 14, 2014PG-13
tags / love murder
333 reads votes 60 comments 2
Born To Die

Born To Die

The_Macabre_DarkLord
3 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 14, 2014PG-13
Welcome to Dark City! This is a collection of deep and dark poetry that is inspired by true events and death
8 reads votes 0 comments 0
TOMBSTONE

TOMBSTONE

The_Macabre_DarkLord
8 parts / 3 pages, updated Sep 14, 2014PG-13
Welcome to the cemetery of Dark City!! I am your gracious host The Macabre Dark Lord and this is my collection of macabre poems.
370 reads votes 29 comments 33
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