The Uninvited

By Ctalj

Can you see the darkness?
Within it something lives.
Breathing and reaching and grasping.
O this entity cannot forgive.

Can you hear the silence?
Within it something breathes.
Heaving and trembling and gripping.
Such malevolence it conceives.

In the corner of the vast room sits a child so innocent.
Within the gloom, his emotions, the cries of the frightened.
Into the eyes of the entity which glisten.
The beast.
The demon.
The uninvited.

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Copyright 2020 Ctalj
Published on Sunday, February 2, 2020.     Filed under: "Horror" and "Poetry"
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  • Ctalj On Sunday, February 2, 2020, Ctalj (7)By person wrote:

    Much appreciated. All the best to you.

  • 13sonsofgod On Sunday, February 2, 2020, 13sonsofgod (760)By person wrote:

    Your ink is inviting ! Enjoyed this, welcome here .dark one... 13.......

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