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An attempt at being more horrific
« on: February 23, 2018, 11:42:21 am »
POSITIVE FEEDBACK ONLY PLEASE I already know it's terrible ;D

In the corner of the shower
a grasshopper hides
fleeing the water
can't grip to the sides

roaming stainless steel
for particles and gunk
sudden darkness overwhelms
plate crashes with a 'thunk'

run for the corner
a good place to be, right?
until the corner ensnares you
with its sticky strings of white


Well, the demise of insects seems to be the closest I can get to a horror poem/story. How is your homework going, those who were at Toi Ora this week?



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Re: An attempt at being more horrific
« Reply #1 on: February 26, 2018, 08:10:49 pm »
Insect horror is totally legit horror. I love how you have captured a small daily sort of horror.