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Orange to Purple Night

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Orange to Purple Night

The sky has a glow, a hue of orange That leads to the joy of jack-o-lanterns Bats do fly through the air looking for food And lights in the house come from small lanterns Vampires prowl tonight as mere creatures do Moon begins to rise by the edge of night Looking orange as any other glow Right before nightfall there is little light The witch approaches the graveyard gateway Carrying her cauldron with her laughing Knowing that this night has special powers She looks for spiders that do the eating A pile of spiders find their way on her She puts them inside her boiling cauldron Magically her potion comes into view She uses this drink to bring a demon The beautiful creature goes with the witch Into the night looking for some poor sap To mess up his life completely before Ruining all that he has this poor chap The night starts to lose its bright orange look Now is replaced with a deep purple glow Color enhances this festive Halloween The witch and the demon bring their own show
Russell Sivey

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  1. Date: 9/20/2013 5:01:00 PM
    Again this is very good. i enjoyed it very much..... Lucilla

  1. Date: 9/20/2013 6:42:00 AM
    Mr. Halloween himself.. :) enjoyed this awesome write this afternoon Russell, really glad to hear your surgery went well. Please try and take it easy and enjoy the weekend ahead my friend..

  1. Date: 9/20/2013 12:23:00 AM
    Lots of Halloween creatures stirred into this one!! So glad your surgery went well, Russell!

  1. Date: 9/19/2013 6:29:00 PM
    Totally a perfect halloween themed poem! I love everything about this, Russell. Well done! Hugs. :)

  1. Date: 9/19/2013 5:14:00 PM
    Halloween has taken a brighter glow with your poetry so magically written! God bless you!

  1. Date: 9/19/2013 5:04:00 PM
    Good reason to stay in on Halloween..Interesting work..Sara

  1. Date: 9/19/2013 12:02:00 PM
    this is soooo inviting, russell... i like the charming feel of hallow as portrayed in this scene... my kind of poesy!.. so gald you are on your way to full recovery.. full speed ahead.. take care and huggs, friend!..:)

  1. Date: 9/19/2013 9:18:00 AM
    - Wooow ... Russell fantastic!! - (I wonder how you celebrate Halloween??? ... much decorating and much ghosts and goblins???? - The happiest day of the year?? ) :))) - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 9/19/2013 7:30:00 AM
    a wow Russell love it gl Shadow x smile

  1. Date: 9/19/2013 6:48:00 AM
    Wow! Another stunning halloween poem my dear friend Russell! You never cease to amaze me;)) So love it & enjoyed. Excellent as always. I'm so lucky to be the 1st to read & comment here)). Thank you so much for sharing. I'm so glad,you're pretty doing well now. God is really really good! Big hugs to you my dear friend. Get well soon ok. I'll keep you in my prayers always & so with your love ones. Again thank you so much, tcare & God bless u & your family always! love lots, Leonora

  1. Date: 9/19/2013 6:40:00 AM
    You go well into the night my friend, I am not there yet, waiting for Halloween to come closer, but not too close I'm afraid, can you hear me quiver no? BOO! xxx