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DARK FORCES CREEP

By Philip Roberts

Based on the bedtime prayer, "As I lay me down to sleep".

Poetry | Updated Jan 17, 2011 | Reads: 33 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: literary, poetry, mainstream, poetry, depression, helplessness, hopelessness, poverty, futility

DARK CLOUDS GATHERING

By Philip Roberts

A poem about depression.

Poetry | Updated Jan 17, 2011 | Reads: 58 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: literary, poetry, mainstream, poetry, depression, helplessness, hopelessness, poverty, futility

CURS'ED ARE THEY ALL

By Philip Roberts

Not all witches are fictitious. This is about a witch-hunt conducted on Australian TV less than a year ago.

Poetry | Updated Jan 17, 2011 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: witch, hunters, fascism, democracy, persecution, victimisation

THE DESCENT (ALZHEIMER'S)

By Philip Roberts

A look at Alzheimer's from my mother's point of view as she was rapidly losing her faculties.

Poetry | Updated Jan 17, 2011 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: alzheimer's, literary, poetry, true, life, poetry, verse, mental, illness

WITCHERY

By Philip Roberts

Unless you have lived under the thumb of a violent madman for a decade you cannot possibly understand this poem.

Poetry | Updated Jan 17, 2011 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: literary, poetry, true, life, horror, psychological, horror, abuse, torment, torture, terror, madness, hopelessness, helplessness, madhouse, fear, despair

2.27.2004

By Morgan Finlay

become what you think

Poetry | Updated Jan 16, 2011 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: morgan, finlay, become, think

4.20.2004

By Morgan Finlay

the flavour of attainability

Poetry | Updated Jan 16, 2011 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: morgan, finlay, flavour, attainability

4.15.2004

By Morgan Finlay

circles appear

Poetry | Updated Jan 16, 2011 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: morgan, finlay, circles, appear

4.10.2004

By Morgan Finlay

drivers needed

Poetry | Updated Jan 16, 2011 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: morgan, finlay, drivers, needed

4.05.2004

By Morgan Finlay

deep reflection

Poetry | Updated Jan 16, 2011 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: morgan, finlay, deep, reflection

4.01.2004

By Morgan Finlay

the bottom line

Poetry | Updated Jan 16, 2011 | Reads: 25 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: morgan, finlay, bottom, line

A STRANGELY AWFUL LIFE

By Philip Roberts

A poem about the hopelessness of life in Melbourne's we3stern suburbs.

Poetry | Updated Jan 16, 2011 | Reads: 40 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: existentialism, poverty, hopelessness, of, life, hopelessness, helplessness, street, people, unemployment, elderly, winter

Just The Way He Felt by Abhay

Just The Way He Felt

By Abhay

Story of a young teen.

Poetry | Updated Jan 15, 2011 | Reads: 58 | Comments: 8 | Likes: 1
Tags: poetry, fiction

You'll Never Kill Me.

By Nicolexxstockholm

Suicide.

Poetry | Updated Jan 14, 2011 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: suicide

Mainstream Haiku Collection: Communication Breakdown

By Philip Roberts

For those getting sick of my Ultra-Modern Haiku, the good news is that this is the last of them – for now!

Poetry | Updated Jan 14, 2011 | Reads: 52 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: haiku, mainstream, haiku, mainstream, poetry, verse, literary, fiction


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