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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
Noxious Needle
The mosquito bite 
Invites a fierce fight....

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Categories: scary,
Form: Epigram
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 Jaws Open
Shark circles...
Jaws Open...That music!
~ Film classic...

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Categories: fish, 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 gross ghoulishness
gross ghoulishness
a feeling of horror
gravestone rolls over...

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Categories: 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
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
Scary Coronavirus
It is now better
to be surrounded by those
negative people.
...

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

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Categories: angst, atheist, dark, evil, god, scary,
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
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
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