by Stephanie Z. (1st Place Winner)
Bleary, Dreary, so entirely Eerie.
Open your glassy eyes, Deary,
I hope you don’t feel Weary.
My tea is poison but don’t get Teary,
My cookies are cold but I have a Theory.
Something about you seems hauntingly Leery,
Mayhaps the way you still look Cheery,
My deary, Miss. McClery.