#OctPoWriMo – Day 28 – Marianne Poetry Form – Halloween Nightmare

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#OctPoWriMo – Day 28 – Marianne Poetry Form – Halloween Nightmare

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Time for the October Poetry Writing Month  #OctPoWriMo!

Theme for 2018 is a one lined quote that gives me inspiration for writing a  Poem – These quotes are copied from Goodreads.com – tag poetry.

“Closed in a room, my imagination becomes the universe, and the rest of the world is missing out.” ― Criss Jami

Halloween Nightmare

I’m a dreamer
With imagination
As a child, I was a schemer
magic, fairies
believer

In a closed room
Planning as I dream on
Bringing in a witch with a broom
Lights all turned off
Darkroom

Something fluffy
a imaginary friend
I don’t think it was a bunny
Landed on my
tummy

Oh, a black cat.
Giving me a big fright.
I screamed, the witch in a straw hat
grab the black cat
No chat

Light was turned on
Mother grabbing my hand
Me asking, “Where have they all gone”?
You were dreaming
Come on.

Marianne: 5 lines= a pentastich.

Syllabic count: 4-6-8-4-2. Rhymed: a-x-a-x-a. X-unrhymed line.

The lines should be centered.

This poem has five in a series. 4a-6x-8a-4x-2a 4b-6x-8b-4x-2b 4c-6x-8c-4x-2c 4d-6x-8d-4x-2d 4e-6x-8e-4x-2e

Copyright © 2018 Elsie Hagley

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