My Creepy Costume

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My Creepy Costume by Kenn Nesbitt

I have a creepy costume planned
this year for Halloween.
It’s sure to be the scariest,
most shocking that you’ve seen.

I won’t dress up as Dracula.
I won’t be Frankenstein.
I won’t look like a werewolf
to send shivers down your spine.

I’ve figured out the one thing
that can frighten you the most.
And, no, it’s not a skeleton,
a zombie, or a ghost.

And what could be more horrible
than all of these, you ask?
Well, this year I’ll scare everyone
by taking OFF my mask.

 — Kenn Nesbitt

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Reading Level: Grade 3

Topics: Halloween, Holiday Poems, Monster Poems

Poetic Techniques: Alliteration, Descriptive Poems, List Poems


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