Vomiting Vile Visions

Vomiting Vile Visions

Fires fly as fire-flies fight away
dreams of dark dragons.

Mother made me make a
Promise. Pray, play, pen poems
She said. Surely, silence shall not save
A boy bloodied in bed by biting bats.

Taking tranquilizers to tame the tiny tyrants
I quiver, quietly questioning my quagmire.

Crying cannibals creeping from catacombs
Come closer and cruelly
Feed me forbidden fantasies.

Terror. Tranquilizers. Twins this time.

Stunned. Spineless. I shit sandstones.

Fat fires fly as fine fire-flies fight away
dreams of dark dragons deviling with dreadful demons.

Lost, lying lifeless, looking no longer
Sleep slowly steals my sanity
Satan, sneering, satisfied, silently steals my soul.

23 thoughts on “Vomiting Vile Visions” by chemokopi (@chemokopi)

  1. What kind of music have you been listening to? The alliteration made the poem enjoyable, but haba, what inspired you to write this? …..good job.

    1. Hehe…@six, I can’t seem to remember what inspired it o. But, sometimes, the darkness of a disturbed mind or a tormented soul intrigues me. Thanks for reading.

      1. Na wa. What goes on in your head, I’ll never know.

        1. haha…@six, I should say your profile picture is scary. *runs to write a gory poem about it*

          1. @chemokopi , mine is a picture of a guy with water running down his face, and yours is an eye….please define scary, lol.

            1. hehehe…@six you got me there. lol

  2. i love your clapping of words…it is really nice!

  3. Yes! the alliteration aroused my interest in this.
    Well done.

  4. Thanks @bunmiril. Glad you enjoyed it.

  5. it is really a music of soul garnished with aliterature. Bravo!

  6. Captivating.
    I’m going to have to come back to this when my head is no longer fuzzy with sleep… but I know I love this.
    Your mind is very imaginative Chemokopi.

    1. hehehe….sleep…sleep….sleeeeeep @olajumoke, then wake up with the stories the dreams fed you.

      Thanks, dear.

  7. Caught me exactly as it did the first time.

    Gory but lovely lines. I’m soo liking the alliteration ehn!

    1. @Mimiadebayo: hmmm…glad you enjoyed the alliteration, dear. Don’t dream of demons deviling with dragons, you hear? LOL

  8. The Alliteration brightens the poem, the flow was tedious. All in all, it was a great read

    1. Thanks for reading @basittjamiu. Please take this handkerchief for you sweaty brow. *evil grin*

  9. @chemokopi, wickedly fun poem! Enjoyed it, you really went all out on this. The sorta experimentalism was exciting to me. Welldone.

    1. @ayomitans: Thanks! Glad you enjoyed the poem. I pray the Fates to ever keep such visions from you.

  10. @chemokopi
    this is excellent……….. love it!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

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