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In Winter’s Pale

by Casey Promise Thompson 5 months ago in sad poetry · updated 5 months ago
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The Dark of Night

Art by Casey Promise Thompson

Swept down, down

Mind bending adrift

The dreadful quiet night

To mourn and sift

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Stillness and chaos

Rumbling rivers of thought

Colliding waves of black

To what is and is not

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Alone in the dusk

Spiraling images enter

Haunting burrowed memories

The darkness of winter

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The devil of night

The mind fueled and grey

Cold luring of the ache

Dark nights in dismay

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Body aches and contorted

Sheets twisted and bent

Screams silently nibble

On sins to repent

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Dribble and drool

Hands clawing and pale

Convinced your soul

And self marooned in hell

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Luring of the sun

Daydreamer of the warm

Breathe kindly to keep

At bay of sadness’s swarm

sad poetry

About the author

Casey Promise Thompson

I’m a Visual Artist, Omnist, Wordsmith and Chronic Daydreamer. Most of my work is fictional/fantasy short stories and poetry. See more below:

www.CaseyPromise.com

Instagram: CaseyPromise.art

https://www.caseypromise.com/writings

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Nice work

Very well written. Keep up the good work!

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