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Short Halloween Poems

Short Halloween Poems. Below are the most popular short poems on or about Halloween by PoetrySoup Members. You can search for short Halloween poems by poem length and keyword.

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Short Halloween poem by Brandee Augustus| Details | |

A Werewolf's Halloween --- footle

Howling

Prowling

Short Halloween poem by Robin L. Gass| Details | |

Footle - Midnight At The Monsters Ball

Big bash

they mash



Happy Halloween everyone!

Short Halloween poem by Ismael Nieves| Details | |

Skeletal Halloween

Scary Halloween:
Skeletons burst out closets
with ugly secrets

Short Halloween poem by Cyndi MacMillan| Details | |

Senryu 11

the bathtub ring
is black, orange and green
Halloween trick

Short Halloween poem by Barbara Gorelick| Details | |

Too Much Halloween (revised) footle

No Way 
I Say

I Nag
BIG Bag

Dandy 
Candy

Crummy 
Tummy

Short Halloween poem by Gitlan George| Details | |

haiku

It's halloween night
Everybody trick or treat
Candy for the kids

Short Halloween poem by chris bowen| Details | |

happy halloween through a haiku

same.business is the same
love them veins
they taste regular to me

Short Halloween poem by Brittany Reynolds| Details | |

The Secret Witch

Don’t try to come out 
of the magic broom closet 
on Halloween Night.

Short Halloween poem by Doris Culverhouse| Details | |

Cavity

Dentist delight
Halloween night

Patient's fright
Toothache plight

Short Halloween poem by Brianna Lundmark| Details | |

Fear (Footle)

You dread
The dead


For Donna Golden's Halloween footle challenge.

Short Halloween poem by Carolyn Devonshire| Details | |

Against the Orange Moon (footle)

Witch flies
Dark skies


For Donna Golden's Halloween footle challenge.

Short Halloween poem by Caitlin Rimmer| Details | |

GOING HALLOWEEN HAIKU CRAZY

Halloween is here,
a costume and candy cheer,
frights and scares are near.

Short Halloween poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details | |

Halloween in Heaven

in heaven they fought
a halloween party sought….
down to earth they got 

Short Halloween poem by Sean Cannon| Details | |

Haiku 1

In the hallowed woods,
leaves dance in the air, quiet
as the cool wind blows.

Short Halloween poem by Jim Tidd| Details | |

HALLOWEEN

They returned quite full,
in candy-coated costumes,
eyes shining like fiends.

Short Halloween poem by Nancy Jones| Details | |

GOING HALLOWEEN HAIKU CRAZY

gimme some candy or bread would be better for teeth and piggy bank

Short Halloween poem by mostafa zaki| Details | |

Going Halloween haiku crazy

from dusk till the dawn fear and candy on the streets a night to cut loose

Short Halloween poem by Barbara Gorelick| Details | |

spookey

 
witches flying by ghostly patterns in the sky Halloween! Oh my!

Short Halloween poem by jack horne| Details | |

going haiku halloween crazy

rattling clanking chains
making blood curdling noises
disturbs the ghost's rest 

for PD's contest

Short Halloween poem by Emma Buckeridge| Details | |

Halloween Haiku

Bewitching hour 
Full moon brings the afterlife
To our door again




For Contest : Halloween Haiku

Short Halloween poem by Effie Blake| Details | |

Boo

Bats and boogie men come out of the
Ominous evening of Halloween when
Offering of treats prevents pranks.

Short Halloween poem by Marie Harrison| Details | |

Last Minute Halloween Costume

Last Minute Halloween Costume
Toilet paper wraps;
Costs less to dress as mummy,
Mom thinks it’s funny!

Short Halloween poem by Chacko Itticheria| Details | |

Heck of a Halloween (Footle)

       





       Witchy wind
       Haunted world. 





      (Written for Halloween poetry contest)

Short Halloween poem by Barbara Gorelick| Details | |

Candy Corn


 
left a small goblin In charge of the candy corn a poor idea
9/9/13 Everything Halloween contest

Short Halloween poem by Russell Sivey| Details | |

Color Combination

Best color combination Any season could muster Must be the orange and black Of our Halloween
Russell Sivey

Short Halloween poem by iolanda Scripca| Details | |

Halloween Haiku

Pumpkin seeds as teeth
Candle light escapes eye holes
Goose bumps in the dark...

for: Poet Destroyer ~ A  's "Halloween Haiku" contest

Short Halloween poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details | |

HOW GOD LOVE WORKS

no turn  down
he's aways around
give a love sound
its not black or white
he is the sprit light
not be drit
that
HOE GOD LOVE WORKS

Short Halloween poem by SillyBilly theKidster| Details | |

My Favorite Day Of The Year

My favorite day of the year is Halloween most definetly,
because it's the one time of year when everyone else wears a mask other than me.

Short Halloween poem by Russell Sivey| Details | |

Near Halloween

When witches go riding, And black cats are seen, The moon laughs and whispers, ‘tis near Halloween!
Author Unknown

Short Halloween poem by Deb Wilson| Details | |

Last Halloween Poem # 31...No Tricks Just Treats!

Halloween has come
Time to don your scary best
Hide behind a mask
(Some say I wear mine year-round!)
I've no tricks-just give me treats!

Short Halloween poem by Andrew Crisci| Details | |

A RED TUTU COSTUME FOR HOLLOWEEN

Today Suzanne will wear a red tutu costume her mom made for Halloween,
her baby rosy cheeks will seem two roses of a garden with a satin sheen.

Short Halloween poem by Brian Johnston| Details | |

Peter's Pumpkin Eaters

An early victim
		Cinderella
	Destroyed her coach
			Into fantasy.

Forgotten the fear
		Of Halloween
	Masked forever
			By Armageddon.

Short Halloween poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details | |

PARTY GIRLS

they love the flash
go beach dash
alway have money stash
you fine them 
of all race and face
all over the world
theyer call
PARTY  GIRLs

Short Halloween poem by Russell Sivey| Details | |

Jack-O-Lantern Lamp

A bright Jack-O-Lantern lamp Sits in my autumn hallway Shows my love of Halloween While shedding great light
Russell Sivey

Short Halloween poem by George Aul| Details | |

Going Halloween Haiku Crazy

I may look crazy,
but this is just a disguise...
I shop at Target!


For "Going Halloween Haiku Crazy" contest sponsored by Poet Destroyer ~ A.

Short Halloween poem by Natalie The Rogue Rhymer| Details | |

Haloween Roles

Daunting Decision
Cigar girl…wench…Obama...
What role shall I play?

Halloween's Hall Pass
Excuse to dress like a tramp
To win a bar tab



Short Halloween poem by Doris Culverhouse| Details | |

Great Ghostly Pumpkin

Poesy- Raul Moreno's Picture

Witchly warts, indeed
a rare find, carve out the seeds-
                                          Halloween horror!

Short Halloween poem by Debbie Guzzi| Details | |

Sticky Stuff

Snap and squirt the sweetest juice
Through caramel cream
Tart Winesap candied 
Are a tasty dream.
Come to Halloween
Stick with me
mmmmmm




Short Halloween poem by jack horne| Details | |

A giant pumpkin

A giant pumpkin 
With the fruit scooped out for pie
A Halloween treat
I make a Jack-O-Lantern
And grin at its glowing face

For Susan’s tanka contest

Short Halloween poem by Russell Sivey| Details | |

Special Decanter

I have a soft spot For my special decanter Halloween teapot Where I create my hot tea And my great hot chocolate
Russell Sivey

Short Halloween poem by Russell Sivey| Details | |

Floating Skulls

Floating skulls On a barren tree Halloween Brings the fear Into the hearts of many The unwary ones
Russell Sivey Form Shadorma

Short Halloween poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details | |

THE SEASON FOR GIFTS

its the fall for all
soon foot ball
it wasn't dream
it was holloween
than shopping
and windor stopping
mabe for  friends and stiff
THE
SEASON  FOR GIFTS

Short Halloween poem by kash poet| Details | |

Halloween haiku

on halloween eve
apple bobbing with grandma......
false teeth on apple

smiling carved pumpkin
advertisement of toothpaste......
grandma's false teeth

Short Halloween poem by Russell Sivey| Details | |

Halloween Roads

The Halloween roads That run in all directions Like Howling Alley And Cemetery Circle Take you from the telling sign
Russell Sivey

Short Halloween poem by Russell Sivey| Details | |

Plight of her Eyes

A spider web hangs Off her eyes, sadly, palely Dancing with darkness Enhances plight of her eyes Signifying Halloween
Russell Sivey

Short Halloween poem by Russell Sivey| Details | |

Old Halloween Jingles

Trick or treat Smell my feet Given me something good to eat If you don’t I don’t care I’ll pull down your underwear Unknown Author

Short Halloween poem by Russell Sivey| Details | |

Skeleton Bodies

Skeleton bodies All stretched out along a wall Full of skulls and ribs Even feet to be complete Together for Halloween
Russell Sivey

Short Halloween poem by Russell Sivey| Details | |

Halloween Gala

Halloween gala Enormous party tonight She’s wearing a dress A long black and orange gown The most beautiful girl there
Russell Sivey

Short Halloween poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

No Halloween Tonight

starvation wears her mask on all the faces of poor children who live on islands of poverty still no Halloween tonight there is no food in sight

Short Halloween poem by James Fraser| Details | |

Strut the Butt Jabba

On Halloween night I will strut Dressed like Jabba the Hut Many sweets I will eat As it is trick or treat And double the size of my butt

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