Beats of a Mourning Drum. (Short Poem)

Like each breath, inching closer to the chasm
that knows not mercy,
I am stepping on your soul,
with a mourning drum,
playing the tune of sorrow, of grief.

I am nurtured by your ignorance
I am everything you fear from,
You cannot escape…
Ye cannot slay…
I reign over you…
I leave you lifeless…
I am your darker side…


2 thoughts on “Beats of a Mourning Drum. (Short Poem)

  1. Our darker sides exists and I think that is most intriguing yet deadly side to us. I fear that it may soon take over every one. There is too much violence in this world at the moment. 😞

  2. Pingback: Forever Gone. (Short Poem) | reflectioned

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