Scarlett Treat

Rookie (1941 / Jug Fork, Mississippi)

Still Night

In the still night,
In the deepest, darkest night,
Where there is no night....
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  • Rookie Rose Falcone (5/2/2008 7:10:00 AM)

    Hi there Ms. Scarlett! ! I love this it reminds me of Shel Silverstein! ! ! Thank you for sharing with me! (Report) Reply

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  • Veteran Poet - 1,256 Points Lawrence Beck (3/12/2008 5:08:00 PM)

    This one's creepy-good, Scarlett. Well done. Larry (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 42 Points Donall Dempsey (3/8/2008 9:42:00 AM)

    Ahhh don't be's only a monster love.

    love Donall Donall (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 200 Points Ernestine Northover (3/6/2008 4:31:00 PM)

    I shall not sleep peacefully tonight, having read this one Scarlett. I shall see monsters everywhere. Jeepers! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! Under my bed Eh! Oh, I hope not! ! ! !
    A monster of a poem and a great read.
    Love and hugs Ernestine XXX (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Emancipation Planz (3/6/2008 2:22:00 PM)

    This is lovely and 'wish my kids were small enough still that I could have fun with this one with them'! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Scarlett Treat (3/6/2008 2:05:00 PM)

    Thanks to Dearest Tara...that last verse was created for her Monsters! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Tara very irritated with PH injustice (3/6/2008 1:53:00 PM)

    I like this. A lot. I read it as the monsters being all in one's own head. t x (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 290 Points Marilyn Lott (3/6/2008 1:53:00 PM)

    Ah yes, monsters lurk everywhere when you are a child. I saw them,
    my kids saw them and now my grandkids. Even when they can't hardly
    talk they still find a way to convey 'monster! ' Great poem, Scarlett!

    Marilyn (Report) Reply

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