Favorite Poems of Beautiful Tragedy

  • A Very Colorful Moth (4) 4

    by BlueJay

    Perhaps if I had wished you godspeed
    or, at the very least, wellness...

  • A prince not my own (6) 6

    by Erin Cruise

    Your touch steadies me,
    With the strength of your arms...

  • Sometimes my mind wanders after a young night’s...
    especially when undecided between writing a 4am...

  • Left alone (3) 2

    by Wallflower friend

    You're gone
    the sun sets...

  • His Beauty Within the Beast (6) 2

    by Evanescent Moon

    I saw him from afar, he, my solemn beast,
    He stood tall yet hunched with a darkness...

  • Ghosts of Times Forgotten (12) 6 HM

    by Evanescent Moon

    Shadows danced across the memory drenched walls
    Behind flames nestled comfortably in their...

  • Murphy's Law (6) 3 HM

    by Maher

    Here we stand, upon jet black sands:
    the waves keep time with the fragile throbs...

  • Through His Eyes (4)

    by BlueJay

    Forced to hide behind four walls
    made of painted glass...

  • I will continue
    capturing you...

  • Dizzy up the Girl (5) 3

    by BlueJay

    So I have a problem, and I am going to admit it
    across these wires and into these pages of pulp...

  • You. Just You. (32) 19 HM

    by Ben Pickard

    I remember you -
    and that is...

  • 1
    some places...

  • Resurrection (10) 6 HM

    by nourayasmine

    I remember
    we were selfless, innocent...

  • Conversation (11) 6 HM

    by nourayasmine

    And then she sighs
    and says in a shaking voice...

  • It took me an unhealthy amount of the afternoon
    to put my hair into a plait...

  • Write me a Poem (24) 14

    by mossgirl19

    Write me a poem, Love
    In these ruffled sheets...

  • Crystalclarity (2) 3

    by ddavidd

    Have you ever considered
    you are what you hate the most in me...

  • I assumed it was love
    somewhere, somehow...

  • I am Waiting (9) 10

    by BlueJay

    I am waiting for you to come back,
    leave another poem - another clue...

  • ATM: The Real Threat (1) 1

    by The Monster you Trust

    Get fucked, eat dick
    Except this is why there's always war. Without a...

  • she crawled like a myriad of bugs
    across my skin, biting with her beaks...

  • Odd is me in the early morning
    Dancing to some secret tune...

  • If I remembered the way it sounded…
    The drum of your heartbeat against your chest...

  • My lungs collapsed and
    the joy was squeezed from my heart...

  • An oath to my love (2) 1

    by Kereen

    If you were the flower of a garden
    You would be the sadness and joy of my heart...

  • Loved (1) 3

    by TheMask

    Forgetting is not possible
    The want to is real...

  • He destroyed my humanity
    And I destroyed my sanity...

  • How many walks under crystal skies
    Have we taken together? In your eyes...

  • Holding Grudges (1) 2

    by Alex Penuelas

    Holding a grudge
    is like the...

  • Empty Glasses (1) 1

    by Alex Penuelas

    I sit in this bar
    That i come to many times...

  • Flight of hope (5) 3

    by Michael

    Sitting. Waiting in a departure
    area...

  • Justin, (2) 2

    by Colourful Courtney

    There is never a time when you don't stand tall...
    You stay strong for us...

  • I Am An Idiot (9) 5

    by CJ Maleney

    I knew it was going to go wrong,
    I knew if I indulged I would suffer...

  • Key to Happiness (6) 6

    by Alex Penuelas

    The key to happiness
    Is not a hard thing...

  • One lifetime is not enough (9) 3

    by Matthew Alexander

    Your head on my shoulder
    Right where you belong...

  • This ring is a symbol of a love that is...
    This ring is a symbol of a bond that is...

  • Words of my Heart. (11) 5

    by Jenn

    My Sun sets, and Moon rises, my world revolving...
    I'd happily waste every minute of that with You...

  • This Isn't Poetry (10) 12 WIN

    by BlueJay

    I don't write poetry -
    I write midnight alleyways...

  • Too young to play (1)

    by Savannah

    We were all to young to understand
    I'm the only one who remembers that night...

  • Heart Songs (8) 4

    by Brenda

    You are the music
    of my life...

  • Cruel night

    by Luuk

    Cold and hollow outside
    It's truely a cruel night...

  • I love you (1) 1

    by aliesha

    Tell me its not over
    That it was just a game...

  • Wilted Rose (11) 9 HM

    by Savannah Hunter

    Our love;
    was like that of a bright red rose...

  • I saw your mother on the Tinder.
    She looked so strong and fine...

  • You Can't (3)

    by savannah

    You can't be here, But you don't want to go back,
    You know he'll hurt you; love is something they...

  • Broken (2) 1

    by savannah

    Bloody fists, and broken bones,
    Shattered glass, and a heart that needs sewn...

  • No reason (4)

    by savannah

    Lies and secrets, nobody knows,
    A scared little girl, inside the tear flows...

  • Save me (4)

    by savannah

    A girl with a mask, one dark with despair,
    She screams for help, But nobody is there...

  • My dear little sister (1)

    by savannah

    My dear little sister, as you lay on the bed,
    Cold and alone, as if you were already dead...

  • Is this the end? (1)

    by savannah

    Loud screams; and serious cries,
    Praying every minute; hoping I wont die...

  • Warped and twisted (9) 1

    by savannah

    Harsh words and violent blows;
    Hidden secrets nobody knows...

  • Hey fragile girl (1)

    by savannah

    Hey fragile girl, with your unsteady hands,
    Don't worry about them, They treat you like...

  • Love Rekindled (1)

    by Daylight Lucidity

    Flames lick the back of my neck,
    heat engulfs us both...

  • Beast Without the Beauty (2)

    by Daylight Lucidity

    Whom shall seek the beast without the beauty?
    I dance and I sing the songs of my heart...

  • Runaway's Cottage (2) 1

    by Daylight Lucidity

    Deep in the bowels of a delightful, fairytale...
    Sits a little cottage nestled between two weeping...

  • My Skin is a Canvas (1)

    by Daylight Lucidity

    My skin is a canvas
    For the artist "The Razor&quot...

  • My Night Sky (6)

    by Daylight Lucidity

    Another day nears its end
    as night dances around the horizon...

  • Self Hate (2)

    by Daylight Lucidity

    Sanctuaries are far from my trembling grasp as I...
    Expel myself from it. Have you not realized how...

  • Arrow (3)

    by Daylight Lucidity

    Do you promise to love all of me,
    Can you handle it all...

  • Amaranthine (2)

    by Daylight Lucidity

    If you, my beloved, believe
    The truth rather than my attempts of scaring you...