Everyday Fears

I’ve never seen a vampire,
A zombie or a ghost;
I have no fears of them, although,
I have more fears than most

To make this Halloween, therefore,
Stand out from other years:
I thought I’d catalog, instead,
Our normal, daily fears

The things that cause us angst, and make us doubt:
For fear is what this day is all about…

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2 Thoughts to “Everyday Fears

  1. I have just begun to explore your ‘Everyday Fears’ series of verses. WOW! What a great concept, and an even more exceptional execution of meanings and poetic purposes! ~ Eric

    1. Thank you – I was casting around for a Halloween subject and this suggested itself, probably because I was thinking the usual Halloween tropes aren’t the things people really fear.

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