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Best Ichabod Poems

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ICHABOD The Glory Has Departed
“The Glory Has Departed...” 


Before the next church service 
you attend gets started... 
Perhaps on the door should read; 
“God's glory has departed.” 

Many come...

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Categories: ichabod, brother, confusion, dedication, devotion, faith, forgiveness,
Form: Rhyme



ICHABOD The Glory Has Departed
“The Glory Has Departed...” 


Before the next church service 
you attend gets started. 
Perhaps on the door should read; 
“God's glory has departed.” 


Many come...

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Categories: ichabod, confusion, dedication, devotion, faith, forgiveness, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Halloween's Headless Horseman
One Halloween night when I was five
Rain pelted city streets, we stayed inside

Dad lit the Jack-o-lantern candle
Told us the tale of a famous vandal

One “Headless...

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Categories: ichabod, childhood, children, dad, halloween, holiday,
Form: Dramatic Verse
The Hollow
The October night was dark and cold,
As the autumn sun was going down,
When I recalled the legends I had been told,
About this sleepy, little town.

There...

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Categories: ichabod, halloween, horror, tribute, perspective,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Just A Few Clerihews
Warning, if you are under 60 you may not "get" some of these.

Mohammad Ali
taunting with poetry,
his opponents he'd zing
as he danced 'bout the ring.

Graham Kerr...

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Categories: ichabod, fun,
Form: Clerihew



THE BIBLE
God,s written word the bible
The Christian once believed
But today as I look at the modern church
I see it is deceived.

Many churches today have left the...

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Categories: ichabod, bible, faith, god, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Church Isn't the Answer JESUS IS
“Church” Isn’t the Answer!  JESUS IS!

Many in church don’t know the sad shape we’re in!
There’s so many who are filled with a lot of...

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Categories: ichabod, confusion, god, hope, jesus, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Season Splice
Skeletal garden stalks rattle, shivering,
long leaved arms rustle in the wind,
bony fingers snap in rhythm 
to October’s haunting song;
they gather as shadowy hillside wraiths,
spectral companions...

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Categories: ichabod, autumn, change, seasons,
Form: Free verse
The Haunted House
                        ...

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Categories: ichabod, horror,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Night of the Headless Horseman
One Halloween night when I was five,
rain pelted city streets, we stayed inside.

Dad lit the Jack-o-lantern candle,
told us the tale of a famous vandal.

One “Headless...

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Categories: ichabod, dad, halloween, holiday,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Many Churches Have Compromised the Gospel of Jesus
Many Churches Have Compromised The Gospel Of Jesus Christ!

There’s many churches all across this nation.
That have “dug in” to a compromising situation.

Prayer time is often...

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Categories: ichabod, christian, confusion, culture, faith, god, jesus,
Form: Rhyme
Visiting Sunnyside
Ichabod Crane sprang from the brain
Of someone most deserving
Of Sunnyside, his proud domain.
His name? Washington Irving.

He also wrote a tale of note
About one Rip Van...

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Categories: ichabod, history, writing,
Form: Rhyme
ALONE UPON THIS HALLOWEEN SCENE(a fictional Tale)
Stepping out into the Autumn night of Halloween
It is the Witches and the Warlocks turn to dance
Their air of mystery and mystic is all around
The...

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Categories: ichabod, adventure, science fiction, me, night, old,
Form: Narrative
evil wind chimes
crooked fingered me in my 
ichabod crane slippers, 
peering out the front porch.
watching a pair of hollow wind 
chimes rattle. 

 the wintery touch of...

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Categories: ichabod, me, me,
Form: I do not know?
Haunting Intrigue Stoked
Though the necks
sighting of Ichabod Crane
humungous horror
helplessly harassing,
hellish hyena howling,
hideously hounding,
headless Halloween
hair raising happening,

regarding haunting
horseman spectre,
not due to arrive
(in gremlin, golem, and
goblin crawling theaters
everywhere in...

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Categories: ichabod, 11th grade, america, autumn, fear, holiday,
Form: Free verse
In our Dead church
Our attendance is a mere formality, a routine unconnected to the hearts 
We sing, but not to the True God,
We pray with wondering Hearts 
Even...

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Categories: ichabod, analogy, anxiety, death, devotion, gospel, jesus,
Form: Ballade
The Headless Horseman Teaches Again
A cold, creepy Halloween night.
What Katrina found gave her a fright.
It was the head of Ichabod Crane-
Of headless horseman fame.
She waited for him to ride...

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Categories: ichabod, halloween,
Form: Rhyme
Rock ribbed dogmatic secular humanist
Morality and self-fulfillment
attainable without belief in God
similarly yours truly
would figuratively crane
his credulity to ascertain Ichabod
mentioned in first Book of Samuel
as purported son of Phinehas,

I reject...

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Categories: ichabod, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse