A handful of Halloween audio poems have gathered here for the frightening. No download is needed; just click and envelope yourself in mist and in rhymes. For poems were meant to be heard not read. So turn off the lights, and let these Halloween audio poems cast the spell of night over you.
The Raven, by Edgar Allan Poe
Perhaps the most famous chilling poem in the world, The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe is ideal for Halloween. And in this reading by a poetry lover, the spirit of the haunting raven comes alive for your amusement. Just click and listen to this ghostly Halloween audio poem.
A Halloween Fright, By Tal Boldo
This is a Halloween audio poem inspired by Edgar Allan Poe. Filled with rhymes and atmosphere, an amusing end and a terrible skeleton at the window, a Halloween Fright by Tal Boldo is a poem for the young and old alike, if the spirit of mischief still lingers inside them. Just click and listen to this amusing Halloween audio poem.
The Ballad of Reading Gaol, by Oscar Wilde
Here is the most chilling stanza from one of the most haunting poems in the world. Written by Wilde when he was serving a 2 year sentence of hard labor for the crime of being a homosexual, The Ballad of Reading Gaol brings to life the shadows of the night like no other. Just click and listen to this ghost-filled Halloween audio poem.
The Halloween Poem, by Walton S. Tissot
Not ghastly nor gory, this Halloween poem spells the charms of the season with an intellectual eye that travels across the world and through time. Just click and listen to this tapestry-weaving Halloween audio poem, and be sure to visit the poet’s own Associated Content page to read more of his spell-casting poems.
The Hag, by Robert Herrick
Join a hag is she flies through the skies in the midst of a storm ideal for a Halloween night. Plunge deep into the gloom, with eyes closed and the lights off all around and feel the chilling darkness in your bones. Just click and listen to this mischief-filled Halloween audio poem.
To hear more audio poems recorded by the same poetry lover, visit her free audio poems library on Associated Content.