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My Ghoul

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My Ghoul

The grave digger’s daughter such a lovely ghoul,
Newly dug from the cemetery pool
Teenage mutant beauty queen,
Selling her daddy for a pickled spleen

Hopelessly devoted to her zombie beau,
Ripe for love-bites all in a row.
Never lose your heart to a ghoul
She’ll eat it raw her first solemn rule

Graveyard dining is all the rage,
Cadavers taste best with a little age.
Cleaning her teeth with femur bones,
Keeping vigil to aged headstones.

Marinated with formaldehyde
Preserving drippings fetid inside
The grave digger’s daughter freshly dug
A warning to beware don’t offer a hug.

Munching on ladyfingers, and beggar-toes
Shopping the graves all in rows
On your grave post a plaque,
"I’m not meant for a midnight snack!"

lisa cooper 10/31/2013

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  1. Date: 11/21/2013 4:52:00 AM
    oh love this one well done xx

  1. Date: 11/20/2013 8:37:00 PM
    Lisa, , Congratulations on your win. take care ~xox~ LINDA

  1. Date: 11/20/2013 7:04:00 PM
    One of the best I've read. congratulations. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 11/20/2013 5:46:00 PM
    loved that lady fingers line!!

  1. Date: 11/20/2013 5:45:00 PM
    WOW, this is one of the very best ones in the humorous vein. A big FAVE for this one. Congrats on the win.

  1. Date: 11/20/2013 4:54:00 PM
    Lisa, . Congratulations with your awesome Zombie win. Stay Alive LOL....... SKAT ~Love

  1. Date: 11/20/2013 11:57:00 AM
    I like this one Lisa--gotta know the queen of darkness would have a winner in this contest!

  1. Date: 11/20/2013 10:24:00 AM
    Congratulations on the win,

  1. Date: 11/20/2013 8:07:00 AM
    - Interesting to read about Zombies - glad that they are not real! - Congratulations on your winning poem Lisa !! :) - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 11/20/2013 7:25:00 AM
    Congratulations my dear friend Poetess on your super win in my contest with only one theme, “Zombie”! I extremely love and thoroughly enjoyed your very entertaining and outstanding spooky poem. Thank you so much for your loving support. More blessings! Love lots and big hugs, Leonora

  1. Date: 11/1/2013 7:02:00 PM
    Very dark and morbid...Yet, I loved it! This is a perfect poem for Halloween! Excellent work! I hope you had a Happy Halloween! Was this written for the zombie contest? If so, I wish you the best of luck!...By the way, thank you so much for placing my poem in first, in your recent contest. I appreciate it very much! :)

  1. Date: 10/6/2013 8:30:00 PM
    Poetess Another creepy and humorous write You are really in the Halloween spirit. The imagery is very gross and disgusting, perfect for your poem theme. nice job

  1. Date: 10/6/2013 7:26:00 PM
    ha..I just so love it Lisa... Linda