Pleasantly Haunting

This place is full of ghosts. They exist in the gloomy light of Corpse-coloured candles In those dark cottage walls, Lingering with a ghoulish fondness. I find myself drawn to remain also. Perhaps these melancholy ruins offer More than fear; They invite somber reflections- Reflections of the living as well as the dead- And I…

A Poem for Hire

My angel told me Blood is thicker than water. But veins drip like taps And hearts can leak just like the pipes.   My angel caught me red handed. Like a ghost and its shadow He sits on my shoulder, Carrying a certain kind of silence.   My angel told me To let my hair…

Devil’s Advocate

‘You think it’s real, then?’ She interrupted, not really listening to his train of thought. ‘Heaven?’ ‘I take it you don’t.’ ‘I want to… ‘ she mumbled. ‘What’s stopping you?’ ‘The devil told me not to.’ She looked down, ruby wet stains leaking across her sleeves, glinting in the moonlight, droplets pattering onto sacred ground like…

Holy Ghost

They fall like snowflakes, Droplets of pure starlight. Porcelain skin, precious souls, Drowning in demons In the form of dried leaves.