surreal poetry

Surrealist poetry embodies the essence of poetry itself, drawing upon shocking imagery and lyrical incongruities to comment on the inner-workings of the mind.

Tom Baker25 days ago
79 Words and Perfect Fear
Daffy Duck launched a tunnel to the sky --Babel, Babylon, "Intolerance..." (Legend of 1916) He gets going through space and time, straight into the Mouth of God-- He is then sent back down through his...
Kaci Wallacea month ago
The Reason
Everything happens for a reason No matter the place, no matter the season Everything happens to work for the good Though it always seems it is misunderstood All the outcomes and all the pain None of t...
SKYLERIZED a month ago
Human Inventiveness
Do you want a miracle? One that makes The custodian CEO and all The patients their own doctors? It would take A small person to become eight feet tall. Grasshoppers could take and offer advice. Giraff...
Tera Summersa month ago
Letter to Destiny
Why must you cause my heart to palpitate? Repeating these visions within me as if they’re my fate? But in my reality you continue to negate, Beckoning my being to continue to wait. And hurry in this p...
Miss Mariaha month ago
Good Morning
Waking up tired Dragging through the day My search for happiness Has lead to some sleepless nights I'm not even really sure What I'm looking for Or where I should look What is the color of love? What ...
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Devin Jamesa month ago
The Whisperers
Through these Trees, I see the sun go Down. As the darkness comes forth, I fall to my Knees; As they come from the trees, I try to quickly throw up a guard. Too late, I realize, as they whisper their ...
Farmer Yani Kooa month ago
Many Faces
To the part of me I repressed Sheesh you’re kind of a mess The closer I get to the sounds you make I can see the laps around the track you take Why you gotta hold your breathe? Or make things seem wor...
dee a month ago
Pisces
Am I too late to grow gills and slip down the sink past the disposal blades, like that scene in Stewart Little Two. "All drains lead to the ocean." That was some other movie. I've seen the ocean only ...
Cascade Hairstona month ago
Paradox
Perplexing puzzles my picturesque point of view. So I ponder on the pandemonium in my mind. Pixies,Pyramids,and Pyromaniac Peasants playfully pounce onto my pendulum.How preposterous to think a precis...
That Woman in the Mirror
Silence creates an opportunity for noise. One that requires an incredible poise. No difference in the weather; there will always be sunshine and rain No difference in our lives; there is joy and there...
Debora Osemwontaa month ago
She Never Knew
The battle was within her, herself and she... The problem is She knows what she wants But she struggles to get it And when she’s a step from getting what she wants She freezes up What’s up with her fe...
Dreamworld
Lost in trouble when I woke up Remembering what I saw The world I see when eyes are closed The pictures my mind will draw. At one time I ride the raging waves Thinking I am one with the sea Only to fi...
One Word to Beat Them All
I am not sure what I want to say. The endless pressure of words That stream on day by day, Pressuring the brain to come with something smart; All the while words dart In and out of focus Whilst we loo...
Laura Bernasa month ago
Up, Up, Up, and Away
Up, up, up, and away- flying higher and higher until the sky becomes ground, until atmosphere is air to breath, until outer space, out of body experiencing serenity up near the sun becomes all you can...
Jonathan Costaa month ago
Life Eternal
Men killed and died for a sip To lengthen their trip to judgment day And I heard a guy say I don't want to live forever In a world where life reeks I considered to sever my slow spiral into oblivion B...
Asha Bootha month ago
The Pleasure of Motion
From the moment we are born Kicking and screaming We move. In one way or another We are expected to move. Pushed through school Feet barley pausing to hit the ground And life only seems to get busier,...
Pavleen Aroraa month ago
It's Been Quite Some Time
It's been quite some time Since I took some time off the clock And put its hands to rest. So today when I woke up It wasn't to an alarm, I woke up to the sun instead. I let my forehead at ease And all...
Florence Cruma month ago
Enhanced Blue
Blue The world’s most human hue It covers space, time, emotion It keep all that is natural in tune It’s the haze of the moon The blue in the sea The color of oxygen... I think It is me. Blue is life I...