Tag: Poem


Author: Halloween Poetry Contest Entry

Here’s my entry. Join in on the fun here. The instructions and rules can be found via the link. Good writing and good luck! 🎃 🕯️🕯️🕯️ Halloween Halls There is a being, you see, upon this evening’s brow; two stories up, where the night’s extinguished candle was used to enshroud. Over the flame she turned, over their breath she heard, their pensive dishes of … Read More Author: Halloween Poetry Contest Entry


Author: “Why Does the Caged Bird…” Quote

“I know why the caged bird sings, ah me, when his wing is bruised and his bosom sore; when he beats his bars and he would be free, it is not a carol of joy or glee, but a prayer that he sends from his heart’s deep core.” –Paul Laurence Dunbar


Terrible Poetry Entry: Parody of “Death (Dog) be not proud”

Here’s my entry for Chelsea Owen’s current Terrible Poetry Contest: Parody of “Death be not proud” by John Donne