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Premium Member Want To Play a Game
You’re sick, demented, and twisted and you want to judge me for my sins? What about yours? The ones that lie deep within
The ones that sculpted you into the person that you are, the ones...

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Categories: death, fear, games, horror, sad love, scary,
Form: Rhyme

Fully Employed Now
Humanity keeps looking forward, toward the coming of a birth,
and we’re all deemed as equals on our first day on this earth,
but as the years go quickly by our lives become our own;
we’re seen as...

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Categories: scary, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Frequency

we are separated 
from the others
by a thin membrane


we are receptors
unignited ununited
only tuned into our own


existing to be lit
the fuses touching
reaching delicately 

that which we do 
and do not see, 

answers embedded
in tablets read...

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Categories: scary, future, humanity, muse,
Form: Narrative
Halloween Poems Iv
the Horror
by Michael R. Burch

the Horror lurks inside our closets
the Horror hides beneath our beds
the Horror hisses ancient curses
the Horror whispers in our heads

the Horror tells us Death is coming
the Horror tells us there’s no...

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Categories: dark, death, evil, grave, halloween, horror, scary,
Form: Rhyme
by Michael R. Burch

See how her hair has thinned: it doesn’t seem
like hair at all, but like the airy moult
of emus who outraced the wind and left
soft plumage in their wake. See how her eyes

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Categories: scary, age, goodbye, life, loss, time, women,
Form: Sonnet

Poems About the Coronavirus Ii
Poems about the Coronavirus II

This World's Joy
(anonymous Middle English lyric, circa early 14th century AD)
loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch

Winter awakens all my care
as leafless trees grow bare.
For now my sighs are fraught
whenever it enters...

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Categories: fear, loneliness, loss, natural disasters, scary, social,
Form: Rhyme
Apocalyptic Poems Ii
These are prophetic poems and apocalyptic poems ...

Beast 666
by Michael R. Burch

“... what rough beast ... slouches toward Bethlehem to be born?”?W. B. Yeats

Brutality is a cross
wooden, blood-stained,
gas hissing, sibilant,
lungs gilled, deveined,
red flecks on a...

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Categories: scary, earth, earth day, environment, future, visionary, weather,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Chapter 73 -- Damian Delilah Mallory: the Historical Hakims' Hit the Road
10 o'clock am the morning 
Quest: A country side bike ride.
Molly woke Dolly and Damian.
Woke Everyone on that July 
Morning of 2038. They had a Bicycle 
Expedition to tend to plus a newly
Minted swimming pool...

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Categories: cancer, missing you, nonsense, rude, scary, visionary,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member No Matter What - the Trinet Style
~  No  Matter  What  ~
( Trinet )


Embrace Life
No matter
What start with heart full of
Love Faith  Hope never let anything
Steal your 
Dreams  tomorrow
New day


The best
For you 
May still come embrace...

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Categories: scary, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The World Is a Small Plane
I have travelled through the cluttered corridors of my tired mind countless times. 
I have reached deep into the dark abyss of my captive soul and in that profoundly disturbing darkness, I went searching to...

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Categories: scary, appreciation, faith, inspirational, love, self, strength,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Yvonne's Swan Song
Yvonne was very, very, very happy.
She loved her mother.
She loved her brother Phillip.
And she loved swans.
Oh, did she ever love swans!

She loved the way they looked
With their smooth, fluffy feathers,
And colorful beaks of orange, yellow...

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© Mark Toney  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scary, anti bullying, bullying, children, courage, mother daughter,
Form: Narrative
Childhood Dreams Part 2
The three little pigs came to the ball
Tried to blow the castle down
It didn’t work
It was made of solid gold
So they gave up and sat at their trough 
Ate noisily 
And snorted quite a lot


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Categories: scary, childhood, cinderella, dream, mum,
Form: Free verse
Halloween Poems Ii
Completing the Pattern
by Michael R. Burch

Walk with me now, among the transfixed dead
who kept life’s compact and who thus endure
harsh sentence here?among pink-petaled beds
and manicured green lawns. The sky’s azure,
pale blue once like their eyes,...

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Categories: dark, gothic, halloween, horror, magic, scary, surreal,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member God's Return Ticket
God's Return Ticket

Did you ever wonder about the Almighty’s criteria or selection process for reincarnation of souls back on Earth? Just think some famous politician, movie star, sports figure,criminal, dictator, and so on could use...

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Categories: scary, beauty, creation, earth, emotions, god, heaven, judgement,
Form: Narrative
Home Sweet Hell
"That also has a steep drop off the far side of Home Sweet Hell" said my soulless guide as he pointed in the direction of the nearby screams. 
I could see what resembled silhouettes or...

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Categories: anxiety, death, future, life, scary,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rosalia - the Evil Black Witch of the Harz, Part Seven
Rosalia - The Evil Black Witch of the Harz, Part Seven

The Final Days:  Rosalia’s Death and Destruction
In the wake of such evil, debauchery and depravity what can be said now in the case of...

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Categories: allegory, evil, halloween, horror, magic, mythology, scary,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Rosalia - the Evil Black Witch of the Harz, Part Four
Rosalia - The Evil Witch of the Harz, Part Four

Rosalia’s Date with Destiny and the Power of Light and Goodness
It is said that the Almighty Lord God works in very mysterious ways . . ....

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Categories: allegory, evil, halloween, horror, magic, mythology, scary,
Form: Narrative
The Girl With Eyes As Black As Crows
On that night the moon seemed hidden from her starry brothers
The kind of night not suited for the fighters nor the lovers
I ventured out only to put out the low burning lamp
When there I saw...

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Categories: dark, death, fantasy, murder, mythology, night, scary,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member When You Call the Lord - the Pirouette Style
~  When You Call The  Lord ~
(The  Pirouette )


 In Lord find Love, Hope, Peace
 In trouble call His name
 He'll respond Your call
 Come in heart, live in you
 When you...

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Categories: scary, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Starlight and Moonlight Ii
Starlight and Moonlight II

These are poems about starlight and moonlight, moons and stars, dreams and visions, illuminations and intimations …

Deliver Us...
by Michael R. Burch 

for my mother, Christine Ena Burch

The night is dark and scary—

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Categories: scary, dream, love, moon, night, sky, star, stars,
Form: Rhyme
The Beast of the Cave
When I was young, and adventure routine,
With excitement and newness still unforeseen
I was eager to spread my wings to the world
And seek more adventures as those wings unfurled

Within my long travels I happened to meet

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© Jack Clark  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adventure, dark, death, evil, scary,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Insecurity
A shameful secret that everyone hides behind their fake facades, when we should be honored to wear them and show them off
Why do we hide who we truly are from the strangers that we meet?...

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Categories: scary, abuse,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member One Thing That Love Is
Everything here is true
Just as stated
because it's already happened
or - it has yet to occur - 
but it's very soon to occur
and I have such strong feeling
that the future will be as I see it

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Categories: scary, dog, love, memory, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Thirty-Two
from island corner, big Antrim lad
  to Belfast city, a tiny pad
  shattered windows, tilted clocks
  Goliath had lost his socks
  gargantuan giant going mad

  Armagh apple girl, any topic

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© Ian Love  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scary, ireland, nonsense,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Rosalia - the Evil Black Witch of the Harz, Part Two
Rosalia - The Evil Black Witch of the Harz, Part Two

Rosalia’s Instruments of Evil and Debauchery
Rosalia needed certain tools or instruments of evil and debauchery to successfully pursue her nefandous plans of bringing the people...

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Categories: allegory, evil, halloween, horror, magic, mythology, scary,
Form: Narrative