I'm Not Afraid of the Dark, a Biography poem | SparkaTale

Sparkatale

I'm Not Afraid of the Dark

By: Niles Flynn

Created: April 1, 2016 | Updated: April 1, 2016

Genre : Biography

Language : English

Reviews: 0 | Rating:

Comments: 0

Favorites: 1

Reads: 124


Share this:

Album

I promise you,
I don't scare easy.
Give me nightmares
that last for weeks,
trap me in the darkness
completely alone,
lose me 
in a wilderness
that wants me dead.
I won't be afraid.
The thing is,
I grew up 
with things others
would call monsters,
but to me,
they're old friends;
old friends that gnaw on the souls of the dead
and the dying,
that are darker than anything
you could ever know,
the reason I say 
it's not the dark that scares me,
but what's in the dark.

Reviews (0)


    Comments / Critiques