Inside a Velveteen boxSeven years of silence,Inside a Velveteen box7 years ago in In The End Poetry Comp More Like This
of silent apprehension and excitement,
much like a child on Christmas Eve.
I am waiting for Santa to arrive
to give my most coveted present.
In that box that lay across the table
velvet-covered and red,
like the blood that gushed towards my face.
You said naught a word,
yet nowhere near where I sat.
feeling so near yet so far away
Your hands, they were clasped together.
Wringing themselves around,
like the knot that binds thieves and prisoners.
The air soon became misty
like the fog on a rainy morning,
engulfing me completely
and suffocating my very being.
It was then.
A Haunting ReflectionAt first, I thought it was just a trick, some cosmic joke set up by my friends. That would be the logical solution. Any minute, I would turn around and see Fella dressed in one of those screamer costumes. The one with the plastic masks and a pump built into the sleeve so one can make blood drip down their face. At least, that's what I was hoping.A Haunting Reflection4 years ago in Spooky Stories More Like This
Then, I decided that wasn't possible. Everything in the house was flipped, like I was looking at a mirror version of it. I kept hearing noises and voices, a worried man and a distraught woman. Maybe I was just being haunted by a ghost. It wasn't logical but it was possible. I believed in that kind o
A Monster - Changed Forever A scream pierced through the night.A Monster - Changed Forever4 years ago in Spooky Stories More Like This
He was a monster.
It terrified the poor creature.
It was just as he thought;