Category Archives: Halloween

Kindling Imagination

Light warps form Distortions suddenly flare Shadows slowly flicker Kindling fires of imagination * Portal arouses awakening Window creaks open Shape-shifter enters Perusing new reality *Tribute to Halloween when the walls between our world and the spirit world becomes thin. … Continue reading

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Dark Intent

  Slowly peeling away layers Of hidden intent Shadow reveals itself Veiled behind rugged charm Destroying innocent dreams  Unstoppable Until life force sings again Even in the darkest of days   V.J. has asked us to investigate the “paranormal” in her … Continue reading

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Car Show Surprise

A few years ago, I encountered this unusual sight at a Fall fair.   Creepy Halloween driver.   License plate to match.   On a lighter note, when I came upon this one, I almost thought it was real for … Continue reading

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Spectral Portal

  Watching and waiting Spectral light reveals doorway To cursed entities Telling stories through their eyes Amulet moans to be found   Colleen’s Challenge: Haunt & Spell (Synonyms Only)    

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Halloween Chills

  Shadows awaken Unsuspecting gardener Still warm in sleep’s arms Dreams of tools gone run amok Haunting scream shatters window   K’lee and Dale’s Challenge: Shadows, Shapes & Silhouettes  

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‘Tis the Season

  Unearthly transformation Spectral glimpse of primal fears Dark cavity chills Childhood nightmares erupting Into seasonal whimsy   Colleen’s Challenge: Ghost & Hollow (Synonyms Only)

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Quadrille #43: Creak

Misfortune Manifesting creaks in the mind Following each footstep Catapulting into spiral of fear Barely hanging onto edge of sanity   Shadows warning of hidden dangers Malevolent spirit sneers Holding out gnarled hand   Bitter wind creaking inhospitable songs Happiness … Continue reading

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JNW’S HALLOWEEN CHALLENGE: Spooky Forest

  Deafening silence Lurking in mind’s dark forest Fluid horror lurks   Jennifer’s Challenge

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