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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



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
Nasty Sexy




       Scared to open.





***...

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Categories: games, scary, sexy,
Form: Light Verse
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 Ghastly
      Bazaar Buzzard
          
            Bizarre...

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Categories: bird, scary,
Form: Alliteration
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 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
Premium Member Jaws Open
Shark circles...
Jaws Open...That music!
~ Film classic...

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Categories: fish, scary,
Form: Senryu
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
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
The Accursed
Horrible Monstrous
Unforgiven Eternal
Foredoomed Misfortune 
...

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Categories: angst, atheist, dark, evil, god, scary,
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
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
Too Scary to Even Think About
I had a nightmare
Lead to a malicious death
Woke up in cold sweat...

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Categories: scary, death
Form: Haiku
Departure
I saw the crows in dark escape
from foggy death, live another day....

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© Robin Ray  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: animal, dark, death, horror, imagery, life, scary,
Form: Crystalline
Haiku Poem 25
a thicket of trees
supreme gods of mysticism
leafless and roguish...

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© Tom Cook  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: nature, scary, winter,
Form: Haiku
Not a Physician
I am no doctor
Yet I do some research on health 
Scary - isn't it!...

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Categories: scary, fear, health,
Form: Senryu
"The Exorcist" (I Love Scary Movies Again!)
The devil is real
Some thought it sacrilegious
God wins at the end...

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Categories: scary, faith, mystery
Form: Senryu
Blood
Blood,
Bright red,
Soaking hospital bed,
Scary wet wake-up,
Fear...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scary, angst, confusion, health, life, mystery,
Form: Cinquain
Premium Member Facebook et cetera
Social media
Endless lists of so-called friends
Who have never met...

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Categories: best friend, bullying, community, computer, scary, silly,
Form: Haiku