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The Witch's Spell
by Mary Ellen Quire
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Amber eyes and scary tale


A book held tightly in hand


A talonís grip will prevail


As hours pass in the sand



 


And from the cauldron, greenish mist billows


For one moment, an ancient heart falters


Adding the nose of two armadillos


The incantation song and life alters



 


Stirring mix with wicked hope


The amber eyes burn to red


A stagger turns to a lope


As the heartbeat starts to thread



 


Within the sickly mist, a form stands firm


Inhaling deeply the remnants of life


Though the lesser beings begin to squirm


Her determination cuts like a knife



 


Much more than what was before


One lone soul left to bestow


A night riddled with folklore


Feeds the empowering blow



 


An existence filled with normal living


Can make one forget all thatís really there


A spell that requires the art of giving


Songs of lost trick-or-treaters in the air



 


 




 


 


 


 


 


 


 

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Reviewed by Little Miss Aki
Amazing work, quite bewitching.

~Lady Akania
Reviewed by Victor Buhagiar (Reader)
What a spell? The poem put me in a spell of its own. Great poem. Victor
Reviewed by L. Figgins
Didn't everyone know a "mean old lady witch" in their neighborhood during their childhood? This write feeds that lurking phantom in our psyches! The language is superb in this fine and disquieting write!
Reviewed by Robin Ouzman Hislop
all the elements of the genre seem present quite enchanting
saludos
Reviewed by Patrick McCormick
Very haunting images invade the mind. Very well written. I will have to remember it next Halloween
Pat.
Reviewed by Dale Clark
Outstanding piece. Haunting spell.
Reviewed by Henry Lefevre
May I never find that witch
Nor have that witch find me.
Halloween is now long past
But I still have the urge to flee
Reviewed by Theresa Koch
~Exceptionally done`*
Reviewed by Tracey L. O' Very (Reader)
This is too frightful and scarey, I can see this one in a haunted house ride like in the rides at Disneyland or just a haunted house like at the amusement parks. This is Terrific!
Thank You.
The Best of Life's offerings to you and your family always,
Tracey
Reviewed by A Serviceable Villain
Mary,

Fantastic imagery - a very-well crafted, haunting write ... greatly enjoyed!!

Robert
Reviewed by SilverCeltic Moon
Wonderful poem! It captured Halloween's atmosphere perfectly. ;) Silver
Reviewed by William Bonilla
an outstanding piece
well written

William ....pecae
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
Most creative and ŗ propos for Halloween. Thank you, Mary. Love and peace. Regis
Reviewed by Phillip William Allen
Kids will love this one, I do
Reviewed by Kate Clifford
Very creative, great write!
Reviewed by Chanti Niven
A great Halloween poem. Very creative.
Chanti
Reviewed by John Banasiewicz Jr
Ok I could feel this brew being made. Nice Halloween write here.
Tommy
Reviewed by A PAX
ohhhhhhhhh my!!!
Maybe I will keep my kid home on Halloween!!!
Having second thoughts now after reading your words!
lol......well done
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie
Excellently chilling! This was wonderful

Reindeer
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