Post Your Poetry
Witchvox Chapter: Local Poetry
||Chapter Page Views: 20,780,706
VxPoem ID: 43521
Posted: February 11th. 2013 3:43:54 AM
Legend of China Grove
Age Group: Adult
There's a legend that's been told-
About a church called China Grove.
It was the foundation of this town-
When people came from all around.
Back in the days-
When farms and plantations had slaves.
What would become haunted land-
Were tombs for every child, woman, and man.
Where once slaves and owners came together-
To worship and to pray, altogether.
Although together, they were separated-
Even unto death, they were unrelated.
There are panthers that roam those grounds-
Where spirits of the slaves are found.
On a full moon night-
They rise and take flight.
Reliving the days-
When the town was made.
And in the background of the cemetery-
Their shuffling feet and voices still carry.
Author's Location: Hattiesburg, Mississippi
More Poems: ThirdEyeReOpened has posted 134 additional poems- View them?
Author's Profile: To learn more about ThirdEyeReOpened - Click HERE
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: No, I have not opted to receive Pagan Invites! Please don't send me anonymous invites to groups, sales and events.
Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.
Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.
State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2013 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren’s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches’ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.
Top 13 Poems|
New Past 7 Days