Horror Is a Comfort, Isn't It

Subscribe to this site on YouTube

Follow this site on Facebook

Follow this site on Instagram

Follow this site on Twitter

Hear me read
the poem as
an MP3 file.

Watch me read
the poem as
a YouTube video.

Audio and Video Music:
Desert Caravan.
By Aaron Kenny.
Music free to use
at YouTube.

Alpha List

Halloween
Poems

About This
Site

Poems for
Free

Copyright by
Nicholas Gordon

Horror is a comfort, isn't it?
A break from both the real and the ideal.
Life comes in rainbow feelings, doesn't it?
Leave terror out, and don't feel all you feel.
Open up your heart to wonder's winter
Whispering of an untimely death,
Even as your well-worn worries whimper,
Each obsession going limp and limper,
Neck waiting for the thrill of icy breath.

Copyright by Nicholas Gordon. Free for personal or non-commercial use.

Audio and Video Music: Desert Caravan.
By Aaron Kenny. Music free to use at YouTube.



[about this site] [poems for free] [poem of the day]
[site policy] [about me] [links]