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.

Rowan Finleya month ago
The Art of Being Broken
The Art of Being Broken The Act of Having Spoken Must Admit that it is Hard Hearts are Charred Speak and Be Known Speak and Be Grown Bare Your Shattered HeartThis...This is a True Start It's Okay to N...
Rowan Finleya month ago
Lymerik
My Gift was that I could sing beautifully and play any instrument known to man, but my Curse was that I could not hear any of it. Notes flew melodically and gracefully. Children stopped to listen, mes...
Keegan Roembkea month ago
Set of Tricks
small talk conversation with a stranger I met on the street. leading off with a question for the man with smelly feet. asked him why he’d rather die than speak with me right there. leaving now with a ...
JA Laflina month ago
'Til She Returned
A shadow Glimpses of something different Yet familiar Is she there Is she even there? At the corners of my mind A heart racing too fast for its cage A beauty eternally sought A quest internally taken ...
Burning Bridges
I look over the burning bridges of hell Blocking eyes that can see clearly. If you know what I preach Then hell has caught you before And so will again. Fall with me into our abyss Where heat generate...
Gabriel Janas2 months ago
Sullen 16
Bloodline brutality, Mom is mad at me, For a million mistakes made, Unable to eradicate or elevate. Sinning son, Lost all along while alluding he is strong, Dead wrong and gone in his mind, Divorced f...
A.R. Marquez2 months ago
A Tear of Blissful Scorn
I've just hidden the stars from my inert dead eyes Looking through the sky to reveal all that has been saved for this day Surpassing the bloodied misconception of this death it is all but consumed In ...
Domenica Curro2 months ago
All We Know On Earth
the truth, so brutal It feels like a trial by fire, and mutual an arson with no fuel of the palace of illusion whose majesty retires dripping tears of justice while it extinguishes in the dust, a litt...
Oso Creative2 months ago
These Words
Drink off a Crisp Swig of Coffee My Humility Tired Of This Place You Must be Tired Often A Witness to The Bargains In Me In My Defense I’ve Attempted to Find A Clearing to Empty My Garbage Everything ...
Sara McCune2 months ago
There's No Mercy for Butterflies
Mercy, she called out my name And promised to take away my pain Lord knows ive been through hell Just to break spells Im cursed with a divine power. Yet Theres no mercy for a butterfly like me. Lucy w...
Oso Creative2 months ago
These Words
Pity To the Present I Think Chatter Inside Me I Feel the Condemnation to What I Become So Much to Being Greatest Ever If I Can Trick this Present Butter Fly Flying Be My Maple Leaf Seeking the Simple ...
Andrew Arnett2 months ago
Afterburn
Social media belches the world as I drink a roast pot of dead rat coffee beans. the world is a burnt toast offering the mildew of a nowhere land for nowhere men and women drowning in a salt free seedl...
Nonnah Fain2 months ago
CRA-Z
I won't let the demon in me beat you to the ground but when you let me show my wings–the white ones I mean– I will not hold back the energy, the magnitude, or the will that those wings wish to–fly. "F...
Miss Mariah2 months ago
Submissive
I'm craving you Like an uncontrollable addiction It fucks me up Chasing that high I want feel as your heart slowly beats faster Your touch like electricity Heat of your breath The weight of your gaze ...
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J Buntin2 months ago
Rock Bottom
Behind my smile I am free falling Falling Enjoying the familiarity A whisper of excitement I rush through the feelings Uselessness Hurt Anxiety Loneliness They cling to me Faster and faster we drop He...
Rowan Finley2 months ago
Chaos
Chaos calls Peace rarely befalls Mind racing like a million ants Thoughts and mental rants The noise is more than I can bare Into space I continue to stare Their questions nag at me Will I ever feel f...
Marcia Mar2 months ago
You Have a Message
Content & Form Beloved fellow humans I am another You Similarly unique Co-creating Our shared So called Reality Existing in Experiences Sensations Emotions Vibrations Interpretations Storytelling Deci...
CRIS VEGA2 months ago
Lucifer’s Diary
i’m your fallen angel heaven sent to rip you to shreds i do not soar with the devil i do not share my wings i recreate your favorite memories like the time you lost your innocents and discovered forgi...