Posts

Showing posts from December, 2019

The Newcomer

Image
The cracks in the visage as the paint chips The portrait that was painted crumbles with age The pages that tear after a single turn with a rip As they attempt to welcome the next stage I glimpse out of the window as I pay witness Horrors decompose with the wrinkles of decay I grimace as my eyes pay homage to the grimness As my eyes witness what is at play A horrifying figure looms in the distance Eyes like daggers that stare through the darkness The thick fog and trees hiding its appearance A grisly demeanor, its intent not seemingly harmless The absence of noises welcome newfound dread I succumb to the fear, companion of the dead Tremble as I may in horror of the figure after my head I know that it seeks for the spill of my blood, red Crumble as I may with age, I fear what is to come I tremble as the figure steps forward with a low hum Seeing the figure in full form, I quiver at my outcome My heart begins to pound deep w