Monday, October 29, 2007

Writers Island - Haunted


Hallow's eve embraces
All Souls who sleep
Under earth and graces.
Nature enriches and heals
Those who reach and rise to
Everlasting life on the
Day of the Feast of All Saints.

26 comments:

Marja said...

How beautiful "Nature enriches and heals those who reach and rise"

Rambler said...

nice idea for the prompt Annie

I liked the wordplay a lot..

Hedwyg said...

Oooh - lovely! THANK you, Annie!

Hugs,
Hedwyg

Jo said...

Cool acrostic!

paisley said...

now that was clever indeed... i love it when so much can be said by so little... excellent

Beth said...

I do like that,,your such a excellent writer!!
xoxoxoxo

Pauline said...

"All Souls who sleep
Under earth and graces."

Wonderful line! In fact, the whole acronym is beautifully wrought.

miss*R said...

I really do like this Annie xoxo
did you giftie get there yet?

UL said...

This was lovely, I liked the idea of using every letter..thanks.

Steve said...

beautifully Put

Pam Aries said...

I love your take on Haunted! ..I always see you on my fave blogs and have been meaning to stop by! ps:Lisa Oceandreamer is my best blog buddy!

...deb said...

What a lovely suprise!

gautami tripathy said...

I really love short verses which say so much!

paris parfait said...

Lovely, Annie. You've taken the European emphasis on All Saints' Day, rather than Halloween. Well done, you!

Mary Timme said...

Short succinent and pithy and to the point. Good job!

pepektheassassin said...

Accrostic? Is that was this is called? I forget....

Good job!

Pen and the Sword said...

Very well done! I loved your spin on the prompt. This was great.

Greggo said...

cleverly done!

qualcosa di bello said...

a beautiful poetic journey from all hallows eve to all hallows

Rebicmel said...

This acrostic rocks!!! Wonderful

tumblewords said...

Nice take on the prompt - a lovely acrostic poem full of gentleness, gratitude and wonder of Todos Santos.

Ps said...

Really nice!You know I had wanted to write something in the same fashion (of an acronym) but fianlly what i had to say flowed.I loved the way you expressed it.

Lucy said...

love your play on letters! great post. :)

Bimbimbie said...

Beautifully simple *!*

WorkingWords100 said...

love your poem!

WorkingWords100 said...

Love your poem!
Love the picture that you selected!