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Graveyard at Night

Into the graveyard I walk all alone Save the spirits that follow me at times The gravestones show dates that are very old Seems the church saw me and begins its chimes All at once the ground does begin to shake And up the ghosts and spirits come to fright They scare me nearly to death, fly at me My fellow spirits join them with their might I run and hide behind an old dead tree But the owl gives up my true whereabouts And they all plow right through my lost being Fear brings out my soul and I start to shout I’m torn from my body, flowing around They now force me into the ground alright Into the depths of hell to burn always Because I entered the graveyard at night
Russell Sivey

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  1. Date: 9/6/2013 2:25:00 PM
    scary write, my friend

  1. Date: 9/5/2013 5:10:00 PM
    wow scarey Russell and lovely flow great read ty Shadow x smile

  1. Date: 9/5/2013 8:27:00 AM
    russell, my dear friend... you are in my thoughts and prayers.. i know that all will be fine by God's grace... your positive energy will see you through, just here for you and the family...when you get there to check the results, believe that life will find you well.. :) huggs!

  1. Date: 9/5/2013 6:44:00 AM
    Enjoyed reading your scary work..Stay out of the graveyard..Thanks for stopping by..Sara...soup mail...

  1. Date: 9/5/2013 6:24:00 AM
    Russell so sorry to hear, soupmailxxx

  1. Date: 9/4/2013 1:12:00 PM
    hope you are fine, russell!.. missed you today, bud!..;) huggs

  1. Date: 9/3/2013 11:21:00 AM
    gripping work here, russell... the eerie atmosphere makes my spine tingle, and those lines!.. they really inch on and on to create a creepy,.wonderful mood.. dead tree?... i'm outta here!... amazing!.:) huggs

  1. Date: 9/3/2013 9:26:00 AM
    Truly I have walked through a cemetery at night, Just to take a short cut for fun, This was not in my hometown's cemetery, But it was one in a foreign land! So no spirits followed me around! Russell, if you try to scare us, I have to admit, you are doing a great job! Excellent writing and very effective! Are more spooky poems coming? Ha-ha! I have to prepare!

  1. Date: 9/3/2013 8:39:00 AM
    Ok, seriously, we need to do a Poetry Soup campfire thing and you be the narrator of EVERY creepy story! Another damn awesome writing!!! And damn that owl for giving me away!!