Phantasmagoria | Poems of stories

Created by phantasmagoria on 01 Jul 2019 | Last edited by phantasmagoria on 03 Jul 2019

A collection of my poetry that tell of stories or events (fictional). This collection will be considered vol. 1, other collections will be for poetry about personal experiences and mental illness.
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A poem about a siren (a representation of the waters) who beckons all who swim in her waters to die.

Translations:  Italian French Spanish 7 more

A man laments about an unrequited love.

An arranged marriage turns to genuine love. When death separates them, the man's widow decides to join him on the other side.

Translations:  Italian Russian French 2 more

An old story I wrote about a princess trapped in a tower on an island, where all its inhabitants have died from a plague and only she remains to guard the dead. A curse placed on the princess and the island keep any efforts of trying to break it impossible.

Translations:  French German English 4 more

Offerings on the Day of the Dead and their visits.

Translations:  Esperanto English German 2 more

A person dealing with a loved one who is delusional about what is real or a lie (depersonalizing), then deciding to keep feeding them lies as long as they allow them to be at their side to take care of them.

Translations:  English French

Hearing bells ringing through the fields and into a graveyard, calling all to Mass. A cross is set on fire to symbolize the passing of a loved one and the cleansing it leaves behind.

Translations:  French English German 3 more

Star crossed lovers willing to die in a sacred place, accepting their fate or reincarnation and asking for God's mercy.

Translations:  German Spanish English

It's meaning was purposely left vague for others to interpret what it is that's "written in the stars". It could be interpreted as fate itself, an event happening, love or a child being born.

Translations:  Russian Spanish Tongan 5 more

A child confronting a father's alcoholism.

Translations:  English