NaPM 2018 Day 14
Here's the prompt for Day 14 of National Poetry Month on Pig Pen Poetry Workshop.
Topic 14: Write a poem inspired by a horror film, slasher movie, or something that scares you. Form: any Line requirements: 8 lines or more
The Blob What is there to fear from pink, gelatinous goo? Today's CGI would make it laughable, some kind of Nickelodeon travail that would fail to raise more than a titter. But, when you're small and have sneaked down the hall to hide beneath the couch, unseen in the adults only hours and there is a thing that covers houses, oozing up through the drains -- you don't sleep that night and you won't brush your teeth alone.