Samael Wolf

Rookie - 3 Points (I'm not sure when I lived / Indiana)

Oblivion - Poem by Samael Wolf

Futile reasoning in the last moments of breath
brings the calm last seconds of a life
to its eventual close, with vivid living color
flashbacks of what once was and

what could have been if
I had taken the other path,
the other choice
the short straw or the long.

Who knew it would play out like this?
Since my brain is playing this as such
do I get another chance or
is the the cosmic raspberries

throwing it all in my face to
never see or feel it again?
Am I laying my cards on the table
and folding without a fight?

I know its not a so called 'god'
doing this, thats absurd
since their god would be
nothing short of sadistic

and perverse
but then again, who knows.
The light fades from my dimming eyes
no one here to say goodbyes,
silent passage

Listen to this poem:

Comments about Oblivion by Samael Wolf

There is no comment submitted by members..



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?



Poem Submitted: Wednesday, December 20, 2006

Poem Edited: Monday, December 13, 2010


Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]