Melancholy Poems

Popular Melancholy Poems
Irrational
by Shilla Marshmellow

Deep in red,
Lady bleeds,
Heat blotted,
Blowing gusts.

Apple to pale,
Gushing wind,
Tides change,
Toys drowned.


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A Multitude of Woes
by Carl Halling

Yes, there was a time
I was obsessed by melancholy,
I saw deep sadness,
The quality that so tormented
My former favoured idols,
Poets, painters,
Musicians, actors,
Creators of every kind,
As glamorous and romantic,
But it’s not,

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When
by Julius Doogan

When the feeling is gone and the days are too long
When you’re crying for fear, of deciding wrong

When sky always grey and the suns far too bright
When you can never sleep
When you’re out every night
When you’re too nauseous to eat & too nauseous to sleep
And the evil thoughts
Begin to creep


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Malignant
by Amrin Fatema

What is malignant
The abnormal mass,
Making you weak and shrivelled
Conveying the night pains,
Stealing sleep
That's s not just the malignant

The raptures of melancholy
Eve teasing hooligans,
The daughter paying with her education

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Something About The Waves
by Nancy Nile

It was something about the waves
Rising strong and tall
Breaking soft and small
A sense of calm my body craves

It was something about the reflection
A distorted being holding me captive
A version of me that speaks in cursive
It’s easy to forget the mirror too is broken


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Recent Melancholy Poems
Irrational
by Shilla Marshmellow

Deep in red,
Lady bleeds,
Heat blotted,
Blowing gusts.

Apple to pale,
Gushing wind,
Tides change,
Toys drowned.


......

Continue reading
When
by Julius Doogan

When the feeling is gone and the days are too long
When you’re crying for fear, of deciding wrong

When sky always grey and the suns far too bright
When you can never sleep
When you’re out every night
When you’re too nauseous to eat & too nauseous to sleep
And the evil thoughts
Begin to creep


......

Continue reading
Something About The Waves
by Nancy Nile

It was something about the waves
Rising strong and tall
Breaking soft and small
A sense of calm my body craves

It was something about the reflection
A distorted being holding me captive
A version of me that speaks in cursive
It’s easy to forget the mirror too is broken


......

Continue reading
Malignant
by Amrin Fatema

What is malignant
The abnormal mass,
Making you weak and shrivelled
Conveying the night pains,
Stealing sleep
That's s not just the malignant

The raptures of melancholy
Eve teasing hooligans,
The daughter paying with her education

......

Continue reading
A Multitude of Woes
by Carl Halling

Yes, there was a time
I was obsessed by melancholy,
I saw deep sadness,
The quality that so tormented
My former favoured idols,
Poets, painters,
Musicians, actors,
Creators of every kind,
As glamorous and romantic,
But it’s not,

......

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