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Short Scary Poems

Short Scary Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short Scary poems by PoetrySoup poets. Search short Scary poetry by poem length and keyword.


Dull Razor (A Footle)
hairy...
        ~ scary! ~...

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Categories: scary, funny, life
Form: Light Verse



Nasty Sexy
Scared to open.





***...

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Categories: games, scary, sexy,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Bacteria Blues
Watch out, fella!
Beware of Salmonella!...

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© Mark Toney  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: anxiety, death, food, mystery, poetry, scary, sick,
Form: Couplet
Noxious Needle
The mosquito bite 
Invites a fierce fight....

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Categories: scary,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Ghastly
Bazaar Buzzard
          
            Bizarre...

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Categories: bird, scary,
Form: Alliteration



Premium Member Horrow Show
Steve may be King ~

     but Poe was no shmoe...

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Categories: horror, scary,
Form: Clerihew
Fallout
Fear fallout 
of a lout.

Volodymyr Knyr
2017...

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Categories: abuse, fear, men, people, scary,
Form: Couplet
Live By Innocent Words
Innocent when born
Growing up
It’s a scary world...

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Categories: scary, birth, blessing, change, courage,
Form: Carpe Diem
Premium Member Scary Video Games
Electronics
Video game kill
Normalize for battle?...

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Categories: scary,
Form: Questionku
Halloween
jack-o-lantern's
radical lobotomy
scary pumpkin pie...

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© Dc Bursey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scary, halloween,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Jaws Open
Shark circles...
Jaws Open...That music!
~ Film classic...

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Categories: fish, scary,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Scary Tv Show
scary tv show
terrified by forensics
paralysed in place...

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Categories: scary,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Covid-19
suddenly appear
unsuspecting carriers—
Coronavirus...

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© Mark Toney  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scary, sick, world,
Form: Haiku
A Thunder Cloud
A thunder cloud
makes public loud.

Volodymyr Knyr
2017...

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Categories: angst, people, scary, voice, weather,
Form: Couplet
What Not To Do
Don't forget your Medicare card,
Or things might get hard....

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Categories: body, class, health, identity, memory, political, scary,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Nocturnal Foxes
screams pierce the night
primeval mating
wise owls winking...

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© Peter Rees  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scary, animal, dark,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Welcome Home
a raven cackles
atop the haunted mansion ~
a warm welcoming...

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Categories: satire, scary,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member The Winter's Icicles
Winter be wary
Sharp icicles hang houses
Better not look up...

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Categories: earth, fear, home, hurt, nature, scary, winter,
Form: Haiku
The Accursed
Horrible Monstrous
Unforgiven Eternal
Foredoomed Misfortune...

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Categories: angst, atheist, dark, evil, god, scary,
Form: Haiku
Scary Coronavirus
It is now better
to be surrounded by those
negative people....

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Categories: scary, poems,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Gross Ghoulishness
gross ghoulishness
a feeling of horror
gravestone rolls over...

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Categories: scary,
Form: Senryu
Saturday Night Childhood Memory Haiku
hot chocolate night
a scary movie playing
the furnace on high...

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© Marty King  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scary, childhood, memory,
Form: Haiku
Skeletal Halloween
Scary Halloween:
Skeletons burst out closets
with ugly secrets...

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Categories: scary, angst, mystery
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Gravity
Centrifugal force
Would spin us away from Earth
But for gravity...

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Categories: earth, scary, science, space, stars, world,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Jack O' Lantern
a fall character
wearing a big scary grin
orange jack o lantern...

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Categories: fun, scary, silly, smile,
Form: Haiku