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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.
The Little Ballerina
Categories: halloween, 11th grade, community, dark,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member What They Say
They say…. She comes, When gusts of wind whistle and boom And the boughs of trees shake and rattle When the lilts of a doleful song Come floating through the desert air And waves on waves of enticing strain Percolate through the...Read More
Categories: grave, halloween, journey,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Witchy Witch is So Twitchy
Witchy Witchy is so twitchy Her colorful broom is also glitchy They are a team on Hallows mean We see them flying high in the midnight sky And the children scream “We are going to die!” But wait, says the cat. Who...Read More
Categories: halloween,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Timing is Everything, Zelda
Zelda, that tired old witch, she overslept No surprise, with the late hours she kept Panicked, Zelda grabbed her broom Off to scare children she'd zoom Stores sold out of 'B-r-e-w-m-e-t-h-a-n-o-l' ~ she wept...Read More
Categories: cry, flying, halloween, sleep,
Form: Limerick
Faith Of Chyme A Halloween Poem
Why pumpkin pie was pumpkin pulp I churned each piece a pot born gulp And wondered why each pumpkin died a pot urn'd pile of what I'd tried When pumpkin pulp was all the rage And gas blessed smiles were pooped of age That odors flew on Halloween When...Read More
Categories: analogy, halloween, holiday,
Form: Quatrain



Halloween ghost
Locked in the frost, Halloween seems like a gatepost, Fantasies turn into a permafrost, Pumpkins next to the doorpost, Vampires at the rearmost, Ghosts at the bedpost, Wolves at the aftmost, Midnight clocking the midmost... Sunrise cleansing the defrost....Read More
Categories: animal, crazy, dark, halloween,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Ghost Busters
ghost busters driving into libraries funny guys ghost blasters called upon by the mayor great friends ghost seekers scared by green blobby things screamers ghost detectives contacted by the fearful brave but silly ghost hunters living Halloween daily lucky guys ...Read More
Categories: halloween,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Dracula Daughter Murders Alice
Alice, murdered by Dracula’s daughter White rabbit keeps secret as he ought’er. He sits on her throne As Halloween gnome Skulls laugh at the smeary night blotter Striped legs and a red hair bow pretty Dracula’s child morbid and witty Secrets secure Alice...Read More
Categories: halloween,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Witch of Halloween Doom
The Witch of Halloween Doom The witch awaits her chance to ride her broom On Hallow’s Eve she does so love to zoom Dressed in her black cape and stunning costume Her cat on the back they fly...Read More
Categories: fantasy, halloween,
Form: Monorhyme
Watching Halloween
Walking through the streets I see The families all decked out. It’s Halloween and that is what The fuss is all about. The kids, of course, in costumes, But the grown-ups are, as well And later there’s a dog parade; This date...Read More
Categories: halloween,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member MY TRIP TO THE LAKE
Hounds prowl beneath a cold-blooded moon. Torchbearers cross the levee in unions of two, Each boasting of the mischief he’ll do. Ghosts follow hard in Lucifer’s tracks. Hell’s dignitaries, slipping through cracks in the night, Prepare to hold a premature...Read More
Categories: allegory, halloween,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Halloween
Fond memories of Halloween as a child, and times spent with my own children have me feeling nostalgic today. I recall the excitement felt as the holiday grew near. The anticipation of wearing a fun costume...Read More
Categories: birthday, halloween, memory, nostalgia,
Form: Narrative
Painted Faces
He came the hallowed night of haints, face a kaleidoscope of paints. He looked all around until he had found The source...Read More
Categories: halloween, brother, childhood, fun, giggle,
Form: Limerick
Hallow Weenie
The thing I dislike about ghouls Is they act like a bunch of fools! They don't trick or treat But head for the meat Especially family jewels!...Read More
Categories: halloween,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Old Owl Witch
Old Owl Witch was clever, courageous, cunning and wise She attracted owls, lightning bugs and fireflies, She wanted to attract dragons, unicorns and bats. But this was not to be; however, she did get some cats. Which are...Read More
Categories: halloween,
Form: Rhyme

Specific Types of Halloween Poems

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