2nd Halloween Poem Contest – First submitted poems

Poems for a contest

Writer's Treasure Chest

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Picture courtesy of: http://preventioncdnndg.org/eco-quartier/eco-tips-for-halloween/


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Hallowe’en by V.M. Sang

The moon has hidden her face tonight
Turned away from the Earth.
The clouds are scurrying away in fright
From what the night may give birth,
For tonight the veil is thin.

The wind is blowing the leaves around.
They hide in crannies and nooks.
Cowering, shivering, hope not to be found
By phantoms, ghosts and spooks,
For tonight the veil may tear.

Build a bonfire, create some light.
The spirits are afraid.
They like the shadows, shun what’s bright
And lurk within the shade
For tonight they cross the veil.

Ghouls and spectres, wraiths and shades
Return to Earth tonight.
We’re filled with dread as daylight fades.
The smallest sound will give us fright
For tonight the veil has gone.


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PERFECT by Cindy Smith

Halloween has arrived
I thought it never would
Extra time to prepare
So I guess it’s…

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