A Sullen, Yet Peaceful Ending

January 21, 2012
By Anonymous

The sullen skies wail, prophesying the end.
I cower as a morbid carriage rumbles towards me,
Petrified by the eminent silhouette of death,
The young girl, a pallid angel
Radiates tranquility, angst, and sympathy,
In a shivery whisper intricately woven
she summons me.
To approach her with bravery,
I mount her carriage ,
terror-stricken as I cross the bridge into foreign territory.


The author's comments:
I wrote this piece because I was thinking about why people were scared of death. I want readers to get that death isn't scary, it's just a new path that your life is put onto

Similar Articles

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

This article has 2 comments.


on Mar. 5 2012 at 4:26 am
stardreamer SILVER, Flemington, New Jersey
5 articles 0 photos 29 comments
Thank you :)

on Mar. 4 2012 at 9:20 pm
somerandomperson GOLD, Millstadt, Illinois
11 articles 0 photos 35 comments

Favorite Quote:
To love is to destroy to be loved is to be destroyed~jace wayland
forever alone

I like this peom. I like how your trying to show that death isnt scary.




MacMillan Books

Aspiring Writer? Take Our Online Course!