Perchance To Dream

S leep? Constant cafetieres of caffeine concentrate keep it at bay.

U nwelcome thoughts invade my mind, you see, like midnight shades.

R eal as day, I swear, whole nations lose their way in giant mazes.

R ising heat brings drought or flood while chimneys, cars and planes

E at fossil ferns. Whole species turn to face the wall while I’m

A wake! What haunted nightmares lurk in the dark if I should

L et myself slip into slumber? What unholy horrors wait for morning?

 

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8 thoughts on “Perchance To Dream

    1. Indeed, though for the purposes of this halloweeny offering I kept it gloomy! By the way, I inadvertently trashed your comment to my previous post, Opher, so thanks for that and this.

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