Blu Jayde

An Unsound Vice - Poem by Blu Jayde

It's outlawed. Prohibited.
Morally unsound.
It's taboo & verboten
It's bringing you down.

You're standing in quicksand
You wallow in mire
You're dating the devil.
You're playing with fire!

It's a secret. Unspoken.
It's a character flaw.
It's seductive, alluring
It's the Unlucky Draw.

It's banned and it's barred
It's illicit and wrong
Contrary to law
It just doesn't belong.

It's out of the question
It's last on the list.
It's just not an option
That deserves to exist.

It's under the table
It's over your head.
It's felonious nature
May render you dead.

It's forbidden. It's toxic.
Your ticket to Hell.
It plays on your senses
And makes you unwell.

It seduces your senses
Inhabits your brain.
The ultimate setback
A break in the chain.

The roadway to Nowhere
The doorway of Doom.
It's totally tragic
and clouded in gloom.

It's a habit worth breaking
Don't go with the flow.
It's the Scourge of a Lifetime.
Say Goodbye! Let it go!

Topic(s) of this poem: addiction, evil, truth

Form: Lament

Comments about An Unsound Vice by Blu Jayde

  • Aarzoo Mehek (1/28/2016 8:20:00 AM)

    One should always draw a line and never trespass. Life is beautiful, respect is the key word to survival. Addiction of any form is harmful. Beautifully penned. Welcome to this site Blu Jayde. Keep sharing your thoughts.10. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 28, 2016

Poem Edited: Thursday, January 28, 2016

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