Tag Archives: Halloween Poetry

Poetry: All Souls Day

All Souls Day A vigil of All Souls Day Treats lay in heaps Waiting for guests to take A soul cake granted In exchange For promise of sweet prayers to heaven For the masses of beloved dead Please Share mercy … Continue reading

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Poetry: Hallowe’en

Hallowe’en Hallowe’en begins with the ringing of the bells Celebration for our long since dead The ringing bells Expel those whom seek to harm Candles light the windows Reflecting dancing flames Warding off witches Burning ‘til midnight Keeping evil influences … Continue reading

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31 Days of Halloween: Halloween Poetry

Darkness descended Eager to swallow the entire landscape It had waited patiently For months end It’s mouth smelling of cinnamon Bonfire and smoke Skeletal arms swept in cool evenings Gripping the places sunlight couldn’t penetrate The long nights Lit by … Continue reading

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Halloween: As Above Poem

As Above So Below Deep in the shadows Of what we harvest We see Death laid bare Lands once rich Stripped of their shine Greenery is long gone Instead the great fields stretch barren Another season has died The world has … Continue reading

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Halloween: Poetry-Autumn

Autumn Visions of fall foliage Fulfill the soul Both metaphorically and visually The contrast of colours Paint the pallet of emptiness Once within A reminder That in order to grow We must let go of what is dead What lingers … Continue reading

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Halloween: Alice Major Shares A Poem

Alice shared the context of the background of the poem, as a little girl in Scotland, Hallowe’en was called “Dookie Apple Night” because you bobbed for apples in a tub of water, ducking your face right in. Dookie apple night … Continue reading

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Halloween: Halloween a Poem

Halloween by Lisa Lunney Deep in the shadows Of what we harvest We see Death laid bare Lands once rich Stripped of their shine Greenery is long gone Instead the great fields stretch barren Another season has died The world has … Continue reading

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