Charlotte Riley


Familiars Poem by Charlotte Riley


In the darkness
They send chills down my spine
The bare descending moon
Has burst into life
Hunting and suffering with prisoned eyes
Familiars play in moonlit skies

Beautiful Wings the servants possess
With claws so sharp they can only be from the depths
Beautiful Wings the servants possess
With claws so sharp they can only be from the

This ordinary world ain't set in stone as I thought It'd be
Just like haunted prey
Familiars are hunting me
Familiars

The nerves from the creatures
That you receive
Black magic is here
Bow down to it's knees
No emotion, Familiars can grasp
The adrenaline rush takes over so fast

Beautiful Wings the servants possess
With claws so sharp they can only be from the depths
Beautiful Wings the servants possess
With claws so sharp they can only be from the

This ordinary world ain't set in stone as I thought It'd be
Just like haunted prey
Familiars are hunting me
Familiars

These blue hearts
They will scream
They will scream
You feel them screaming, mourning in the shadows
They will scream...


* This is a song I wrote in my band, the structure and repetition would make more sense if i sung it to you but I'm quite proud of this one =)

Submitted: Monday, October 05, 2009
Edited: Saturday, October 10, 2009

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  • Rookie John Mcmanus (10/10/2009 4:37:00 PM)

    Hi charlotte this poem is very imaginative and has some bold and striking images in it, keep writing (Report) Reply

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