Miz Quickly’s Day 30: What Scares You

What Scares You

It’s a face in that drear and dark.   
Voices in the walls, a face, its
        pale skin of dimly shine.
Is it you with sunken eyes?
A face. A head with tresses lank,
staring there in vapours dank.

Written for Miz Quickly Day 30: What Scares You, and inspired by C. Dacre’s poem Mildew. Both images are from Unsplash. Shared with #APoemADay on Twitter ©Misky 2021

7 responses to “Miz Quickly’s Day 30: What Scares You”

  1. I love the two lines: “Voices in the walls, a face, its / pale skin of dimly shine.” Sends shivers down my spine.

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    1. Me, too. 😂😂

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  2. And me! Atmospheric. 😂

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  3. Dammit, Misky; knock t off. You’re freakin me out. Now, everywhere I look, I can see it. Thanks a bunch.

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    1. You’ve been Poe’d. 😂😂

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  4. “staring there/in vapours dark” – Great line, Misk!

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