HC4: Skeleton

You were warned to take care,
Not pry into secrets,
And leave the upstairs alone.
You were told to stay out
Of the moldy old bedrooms,
Their doors creaky and cold.
But you had to be nosy
And uncover my bones,
So now you will pay
The price of your soul.


Written for Tourmaline’s Halloween Challenge. Image from Pixabay. Poetry form is free verse.

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19 responses to “HC4: Skeleton

  1. Nice!!!! 💀💀💀

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  2. AKA: Message to anyone trying to get my corpse up and moving in the morning…

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  3. ha. I like this.

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  4. Such a spooky piece! 💀 Love it! 👌

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  5. Cool! Gives me Belle and Beast vibes!

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  6. Haunting for sure 🖤

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  7. You have a talent for writing creepy stories! 😀

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