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Confusion Haunts My Soul

Poetry By: Graeme Montrose
Poetry



conflict of the mind and soul


Submitted:Aug 18, 2009    Reads: 175    Comments: 3    Likes: 3   


Confusion

Endless corridors of glass,

Streets of glittering gold,

Silver walls and gates of ice,

Crimson waters flow


Purple haze like clouds I see,

Bridges spanning time,

Chariots travel through the sky,

Opening worlds beyond


Pain it surges deep within,

Agonizing screams,

nothing rents the air around,

Lost in silence's wall


Endless days I'm lost in mist,

seeing and yet blind,

Wanderer of the hidden planes,

none doth understand


Confusion grips - it tugs on me,

Pain it floods my soul,

Chains do bind me deep within,

yet no forms have they


Whispering words within my mind,

Speaking clear they be,

Blades do clash and steel doth ring,

Yells and shouts sing forth


Smell of sweat and blood is thick,

Carnage everywhere,

Loose the dogs of war they say,

Tears now fill my eyes


Oh, the pain that wells within,

Engulfing like a wave,

Reason flees and hate consumes,

the gods of war come nigh


Evil comes I smell its scent,

It's everywhere around,

Men possessed do rape and slay,

Darkness seeps around me now


The gods of darkness come,

Thunder rents the air,

Where is light in all of this?

Where is love and hope?


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