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ZPA by Mike Berger
March 27, 2012 Humorous,Poetry Tags: poem
The outrage was immediate and intense.
There were riots in the streets.
Lower courts had ruled that zombies
had no civil rights. They had rights when
they were alive, but those rights were lost
when they died. (more…)
THE LIES PARENTS TELL by Suzanne Reynolds-Alpert
November 2, 2011 Poetry Tags: poem
She’d always said, “monsters aren’t real”
to comfort me when I called in the night.
“Ghosts don’t exist” and she’d
tweak my nose and chuckle and
call me Casper. (more…)
A BEAUTIFUL DAY FOR A WALK by Angela Bellegrave
October 31, 2011 Poetry Tags: poem
We saw them walking
hand in hand- the one, slightly
in front of the other.
We watched them walking,
just outside our garden gate,
past the old Winthrop house,
where Pine and Filbert
intersect. We felt
the crimson tracer tag
our retina’s. Mark
us Barska red for –
Stop, Miss Alba …please… (more…)
YOU ARE HORROR AND LIGHT by John Philip Johnson
October 29, 2011 Poetry Tags: poem
Before you wanted to kill us all the time
things were better, back when we were like siblings,
you, the normal older brother, with a soft spot
for us, your retarded kin. Except even then
you couldn’t hide your distaste for us. (more…)
AFTER THE STORM by Rhonda Parrish
October 20, 2010 Poetry Tags: poem
The snow glistened white, pure and sweet
the wind had blown, thawing the top layer
that it might freeze again, a thin crust
like sugar on creme brulee. (more…)
THE UNTITLED THING I NAMED by -B.
Poetry Tags: poem
Hey there Mister, are you alright?
I heard you screamin’ in your sleep last night.
‘Round three past thirty after three.
What was it you said in last night’s keep?
“I’m going to the slaughter along with the sheep,
a wolf wrapped in wool has just as much meat.”
LITTLE SURFLE GRRRRRL by Helen R. Peterson
August 10, 2010 Poetry Tags: poem
She rises early to scrub her flesh in brimstone
and ashes, waxes her board to surf the waves
of undead coming through the gate, their shoulders
bent at just the right angles. Her skin glows sulfur, (more…)
QUARTERS by William D. Tripp
May 20, 2010 Poetry Tags: poem
We move together in mass
Like preteen girls at a concert
held at the mall, the day before
the outbreak Now that music
with no elevator, is drowned out
by the masses, whose feet (more…)
THE END by Eileen Neary
March 22, 2010 Poetry Tags: poem
Broken urban desert, stale, parched
Dusted and frosted with collapsing automobiles
Skeletal juices crunch and ooze underfoot
All is dead (more…)
ZOMBIE HAIKU by Joshua Gage
December 9, 2009 Poetry Tags: poem
the clown’s greasepaint
smeared with blood
QUARANTINE by J. Michael
July 8, 2008 Poetry Tags: J Michael, poem
She knows the taste of nails,
a clutch of them in her mouth
like a dressmaker’s pins.
The flavor of iron is comforting,
something she can wield. (more…)