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Halloween Poems | Examples of Halloween Poetry

Halloween Poems - Examples of all types of halloween poetry to share and read. This list of halloween poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of halloween poetry. This list of works about halloween is an excellent resource for examples on how to write halloween poems.

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All Hallows Eve
October brings shivers to folks in Three Rivers When fields of green turn to brown And the people excited are more than delighted By leaves that come tumbling down Well a charmer named Fred was the farmer who...Read More
Categories: halloween, humor,
Form: Rhyme



A Child Meets A Ghost
It is the middle of the night My eyes open slowly Fear strikes me in the moonlight As I look at something unholy It stands there staring at me As I shake with anxiety and dread For this ghost that I...Read More
Categories: boy, evil, fear, halloween,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Clown
One Halloween I dressed up as a clown At dressing up I was renown I went around town With a very big frown But the candy turned my frown upside down...Read More
Categories: halloween, allegory, autumn, crazy, funny,
Form: Limerick
Timmy Jones
Draughty rafters, creaks and groans Is it wind or Timmy Jones Not in school nor home in bed Did he roam or lose his head So much time since Timmy passed Neither first nor the last Such reputations can’t be...Read More
Categories: grave, halloween, murder, teacher,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Magick
Magick - Enforce thy will, By the power you hold, For good or for ill, Be wise in your control. Elements - Earth, Air, Fire, Water, A pentagram in proper fashion, Implements to open the door, To express your mystical passion....Read More
Categories: allah, allusion, god, halloween,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member FULL MOON
ghosts and goblins trick or treating for bags of candy and toffee apples on a stick children roam streets as costumed fairies looking for sweet treats to rot their teeth scary pumpkins carved with care eerie sounds while darkness falls tiny tots hold parent’s hand tightly as the...Read More
Categories: autumn, candy, halloween, moon,
Form: Free verse
The House Near The Park
Brooding, unlit and unkempt A house that is daylight exempt Sits three doors down from the park Its doors and its windows are dark Weekly a grocer arrives Drops off a bag of supplies The door opens not very wide A hand...Read More
Categories: anniversary, child, grief, halloween,
Form: Rhyme
Haiku moment
Smoke and smoke, again and again:- a master mind....Read More
Categories: halloween,
Form: Haiku
Christmas Passed
There’s Easter eggs upon the shelves I can’t believe my eyes The shops are floor to ceiling with Their leftover mince pies Why can’t we have a week or two Before the chocolate bunnies Share shopping carts with fluffy hearts For all...Read More
Categories: christmas, easter, firework, halloween,
Form: Rhyme
Miss Ruth
A God-honored teacher, Miss Ruth Vance His gift to our town, His circumstance. No replacing her bulging tote bag - It was priceless, minus the Gucci tag." and now the rest of the story.... Teacher extraordinaire, Miss Ruth Vance taught eighth...Read More
Categories: 11th grade, christmas, halloween,
Form: Clerihew
Premium Member bank ruptured
t-rump is a bankruptcy professional.... fall guy who takes responsibility with respect.... legal complications in exchange for profits that.... preserve his style of life while others struggle..... it is pertinent to ask if t-rumps party is bankrupt.... and he plays...Read More
Categories: abuse, america, halloween,
Form: Free verse
LITTLE WITCH
Little witch, little witch, sweeps with her broom Then chants through the night by the light of the moon Children in costumes are out on the streets But you won't find this witch handing out any sweets It's...Read More
Categories: halloween,
Form: Rhyme
A musing
A pebble dropped into a pool Reveals ripples poets find cool But when I look Into a brook It reveals an Halloween ghoul...Read More
Categories: halloween, water,
Form: Limerick
Zombie
And then it came in the final bang. The future devastation when the last bird sang. Eerie silence and dust filled air, toxic contamination too much to bare. What was before, no longer known. A new species...Read More
Categories: fun, halloween, horror,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Disney Movie Hocus Pocus
Their eyes flashing, their laughs each their own Three witch sisters, blonde, redhead and brunette. They speak of devouring children, spells aptly sewn. We recognize them from other movies, and the internet. They try to act beastly, scary...Read More
Categories: halloween, 6th grade, 7th grade,
Form: Rhyme

Specific Types of Halloween Poems

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