Cough Syrup: a collection of poems

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: 'The Odd Ones'
Wanna get sad and bask in the glory of melodrama? Well if the answer is yes then this collection of darkly written, unconventional poems is for you my dear sir. If the answer is no, read it anyway. Come on, I know you want to.

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Cicada Shells

Submitted: June 20, 2016

This lengthy poem consists mainly of nonsensical ramblings straight from my brain tubes so there's really no rhyme or reason to it. Also contains explicit language. Please leave a comment letting me know your thoughts, good or bad. Read Chapter

Gunpowder and Orchids

Submitted: June 20, 2016

Dedicated to the 49 victims of the Orlando Pulse nightclub shooting. Read Chapter

Rotten Teeth

Submitted: June 20, 2016

More nonsensical ramblings but at least this time it's shorter. Read Chapter

Cheap Thrills

Submitted: June 20, 2016

We live behind bricks and pretty little machines, Where dirty faces are wiped clean, And happiness is measured by the numbers fou... Read Chapter

Dry Skin

Submitted: June 20, 2016

Sipping on stale drips of life,  My skin has dried,  Cut me open and pour yourself inside,   Breath in the dust and ... Read Chapter

Hey There Andy

Submitted: June 20, 2016

Loosely inspired by the song Hey There Delilah. This is definitely satire and not meant to be taken seriously at all but let me know if I completely suck or not. Read Chapter

Bite My Tongue

Submitted: June 20, 2016

I'm biting my tongue, you're spilling your guts. Cleansing in the blood and bitter cuts, Spitting out their sickly sweet tast... Read Chapter

Mechanical Lungs

Submitted: June 20, 2016

One of my older poems. Read Chapter

My Killers Are

Submitted: June 20, 2016

More traditional type poem I guess. Read Chapter

Body Parts

Submitted: June 21, 2016

I am only here for now, A needless craving building up, Filling my lungs with toxin and waste, A taste of bitterness stained ... Read Chapter

Sore Throats

Submitted: June 20, 2016

Jumbled thoughts. Read Chapter

Cherry Cough Syrup

Submitted: June 21, 2016

Wrote this up pretty quickly and I don't really know why. Read Chapter