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The Haunting of Madeline

Poetry By: jmurch
Horror



This was just a creepy piece I put together after watching so many people after loved ones die just not letting go. I wanted to write something from the ghost's perspective. Who is haunting who?


Submitted:May 28, 2012    Reads: 128    Comments: 34    Likes: 11   


Madeline…

wHy Do TeArS, sO cRyStAL PuRsE yOuR lIpS, sO cRiMsOn?

wHy Do YoU hAuNt Me StILL tOdAy, FOREVER?

yOu StAnD aBoVe Me

iN fRoNt Of ThE LIgHt WhIcH lEaDs OnWaRd

aNd WhIsPeR tHe WiNd, So AuDiBLe

aBoVe Me

wHy Do YoU LOvE mE sTiLL fOrEvEr?

wHy?

Madeline…

yOuR tEaRs WaSh YoUr EyEs GrEeN

gLoWiNg LiKe EmErALdS nEaR fLaMe FLiCkErInG eMbErS

aS yOu TaUnT mE wItH bEaUtY sTiLL uNrEsTiNg My ReSt

hIgH, sO hIgH, aBoVe Me

sHaDoW tHe LiGhT tHaT LeAdS mE

sToRmInG wItH tHuNdEr So ViSiBLe LiKe LiGhTeNiNG sTrIkInG

aBoVe ThE pRoTeCtIVe CaSe Of DiRt AnD gRaSs

pRoTeCtInG mY gRaVe ThAt SuRrOuNDs Me

Madeline…

wHy Do YoU LoVe Me StILL fOrEVeR?

wHy Do YoU bLoCk ThE LiGhT, sO bRiGhT wHiCh LeAdS mE?

wHy DoEs YoUr HeArT oF sOrRoW sTaNd OvEr Me?

yOu TrY tO sWaLLoW tHe FuRy WhIcH eAtS yOuR sOuL wItHiN

iT wAkEs Me FrOm ThE pAsT iT sHoULd ReMaIn ThErE

aT A fUtUrE aBoVe Me No LoNgEr MiNe

bEcAuSe ThE dEaD dO nOt BeLoNg wItH tHe LiViNg No MoRe…No MoRe!

wHy Do YoU LoVe Me StILL fOrEvEr?

Madeline, oh Madeline

pLeAsE…

pLeAsE…

pLeAsE LeT mE fUcKiNg ReSt!

I AM RIGHT HERE BEHIND YOU…

MADELINE!





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