Poems

Poems of Negativity

(Hello! I was recently inspired, but as usual, I write poetry to get out negative emotions, ahaha. I’m pretty happy with how these turned out, but they’re also pretty mean thoughts, so make of it what you will. I’m not ashamed of how I feel – it’s all about how I conduct myself in reality, after all. Both of these were written November 14, 2016)

Hatred
I thought it would be a fight
That my blood would spill
Thick with adrenaline
A thrill that sings beneath my skin
I thought it would be blow for blow
For blow, and I would relish every bruise
Because the pain I felt
Was pain that I returned

I didn’t think that hatred would be
Something so unfair, unbalanced
Frustration dripping from lungs too full
Of words bit back, heart soaking black
I didn’t think it would be restraint
The knowledge that I could kill you with
A glance, a look, a laugh too sharp
I could gut you with a thought too harsh

 

An Insult to Insects
I might have called you an insect, once
But they are resilient and you are not
Nature, relentless, commands respect
And I’ve none to spare for you

Also, bugs scare me, and I can’t crush them
I could destroy you in a heartbeat

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s