The Alcoholic Moon

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Horror  |  House: Booksie Classic


Horror. From the collection " Tempe Freight Trains. "


The Alcoholic Moon

 

Each Halloween

The alcoholic moon

Begs on her knees,

In the stiff

Nicotine breeze,

For skeleton keys

To unlock

The ghostly trees,

And the freight trains 

That wheeze,

Then freeze

With Parkinson's disease.


Submitted: January 04, 2018

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Melancholic Wisdom

Wonderful work, the title really caught my eye. I love the way you call the moon an alcoholic and how you used nicotine breeze. Its all very original and unique. Really great job

Fri, January 5th, 2018 4:27am

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Thanks for your kind words.

Thu, January 4th, 2018 9:02pm

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