Dark Corners Of My Mind

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
This is merely practice in the style known as iambic pentameter, with my own dark twist.

Submitted: July 07, 2011

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Everything you thought was wrong, I kept,
Thus feeding off the darkness that you hide.
But soon the cage was full, no more I slept,
The time for freedom was mine to decide.

For painful years, you've kept me caged within,
Your mind became the prison I despise.
But something faltered, a mistake therein,
And that was all it took for your demise.

The dark corners within are my dominion,
Your silenced heart is mine to reap.
I come to stay, not be your minion,
And this is a prize I intend to keep.

I've waited long enough to finish you,
Now, Alex, let the war commence anew.


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