8 scary poems (from Bustle) Bustle has an excellent round-up of 8 Scary Poems That’ll Give You A Fright For Halloween, compiled by Joanna Novak. The list includes Jack O’Lantern themed pieces and scarier ones, like this: – Kingdom of Debt Erika L. Sánchez – According to a report from the University of San Diego’s Justice in Mexico project, 138,000 people have been murdered in Mexico since 2006. – They call it the corner of heaven: a laboratory, a foot at the throat of an empire. Before the holy dirt, the woman with the feline gait waits with tangled hair, mouth agape — the letter X marked on what’s left of her breasts – Read rest of poem at The Poetry Foundation Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleLike this:Like Loading... Related Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.