Category Archives: 2020 Poetry

Read Poem: THE DARK WEB!, by Vijetha Shenoy

GENRE: Dark She was young, naive and innocent! He was in his adolescence… He was fond of her and she was fond of his presence… She aged less than a decade but he was older to her by more than … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Pacific Theater, by Michael Ventimiglia

I’m swallowed in soil, engulfed in a trench On shorelines where I outlive better men. Does that sense of resentment get to them? As rounds fall in sand and the ocean breaks Blood red is distilled in the tide and … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Raging Ocean, by Ramone

I am like a ship sailing atop a raging ocean The high waves are thrashing, hindering my motion I have a destination in mind: to it I have great devotion. No, not any port in a storm will satisfy I … Continue reading

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Read Poem: False Promises: A Tale of the Past Betrayal, by Jane Smith

(Genre: Painful, Betrayal, Love, Relationships) (unpublished in Candidthoughtsofawriter.wordpress.com) Where are you now? Where are your promises? Didn’t you remember I was your princess? Why you didn’t fight for me even just a little? I didn’t know we were two in … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Singles Awareness Day, by Hiker Angel

Categories: Love, Hurt, Painful The Darkest heart of winter’s chill chokes out the hollow monstrous day, its tendrils slithering to fill. Rapacious, snaking, gasping gill, in waters deep where wicked prey, the Darkest heart of winter’s chill. Its teeth plunge, … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Cold, by Linda Jordan

Stealing along a darkened road; it’s path crooked Fleeting around trees, leaves shivering in its wake, grass frozen mid-bow in homage Inspecting, watchful, it’s purpose clear A lone traveler comes; hungry for warmth A house in the darkness; to the … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Can’t you see?, by Mary V. Saenko

Title: Can’t you see? Author: Mary V. Saenko Genre(s): dark, long, sad, painful, hurt, life I want to be liked. When I look at myself in the mirror, All I feel is shame. I am ashamed of what I look … Continue reading

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