Treasure Island

Jo Marie Takes the Knife

(June 19 1991)

Oh the sweet, sweet darkness


My soul is black as night
I live in darkness
Never knowing wrong from right
Starving with madness
Constantly falling down
never able to get back up
Always lost never found
like a helpless pup
Oh the sweet, sweet darkness
All alone no one there
The bitter taste of sadness
Emotions laid bare.

Submitted: Friday, May 01, 2009
Edited: Friday, May 01, 2009
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Oh the sweet, sweet darkness by Jo Marie Takes the Knife )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Kassaman (We Pledge), Moufdi Zakaria
  2. the rain, ademola oluwabusayo
  3. Life format, gajanan mishra
  4. Lonely On A Train, Omar Eldamsheety
  5. Stone, I do admit, gajanan mishra
  6. O Time, Stop You, It's My Birthday! Let .., Bijay Kant Dubey
  7. Release, Fiona Davidson
  8. Jacques the Last, John F. McCullagh
  9. Kaalchakra, The Wheel of Time, Bijay Kant Dubey
  10. The Moon Spoke to Me, Michael Mira

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Louis Stevenson

AT last she comes, O never more
In this dear patience of my pain
To leave me lonely as before,
Or leave my soul alone again.... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

Trend Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  5. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  8. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  9. "Hope" is the thing with feathers, Emily Dickinson
  10. If, Rudyard Kipling

Trend Poets

[Hata Bildir]