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
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.