Darkness Inside A Human Head

July 21, 2011
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The night was silent
Until I heard a sound,
So I ran into the kitchen
To grab a knife
And do the ready-to-defend position.

I waited for a monster with claws
Until the door bell rang
And I sighed.

After all,
Monsters are just products of imagination.

Before I reached the door,
I stopped
And thought to myself,
What if monsters are real?
What if it is an alien knocking at the door?
What if a zombie attacks from behind?
What if the products of my imagination are real?
What if...?

“What is taking you so long
To open this door?”

As I sighed again,
I opened the door
To reveal my mother,
Arms crossed and face terrifyingly angry.

Smiling like an idiot,
I said,
“I thought you are a monster.”

“Do I look like one?”
She stepped into the house,
Yelling at my weird imagination.

But at least I learned one thing:
“Do not be afraid of the unseen."

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CautionwetPaint said...
Dec. 8, 2011 at 6:18 pm
Great poem :) nicely done
toriroxsoutloud said...
Aug. 2, 2011 at 5:08 pm
very creative, I love it (: One of my poems finally got posted!
Emily.L said...
Aug. 2, 2011 at 1:05 pm
That was pretty creative haha Never would've thought of it :)
DaylightDarkness said...
Jul. 30, 2011 at 7:11 pm
lol, Id do that. hehe- but what if the mother was a pod-person? jk. Very nice.
ArtsDefinition said...
Jul. 27, 2011 at 9:24 pm
Ilike this its...creative...yet if you think about it FUNNY as hell.
musicispassion said...
Jul. 24, 2011 at 12:29 am
creative i like it what if an alien showed up at the door for some reason i feel like i would pee my oants then start lauging and then want to interview him
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