Tag Archives: Dreams

My Wishes, Over Time

When I was a child, my dreams were three-fold: happiness, safety, and love. I don’t remember the specifics as it’s been far too many years, but I felt as if I lacked all three. Early pictures of me show a … Continue reading

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Education

Magic bullet Gateway to the stars Door to continuous learning Within easy reach Requires some effort  Constantly yearning

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Mountains of Dreams

Majestic mountains with snow-capped peaks touch a baby-blue sky dotted with puffy clouds like fingers brushing God’s eyes, cleansing air. White dusted pines march up and down slopes erect as soldiers, as still as statues bearing arms, free from smoky … Continue reading

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Fearful Memories

She came to her mother in the night smelling of sweat, fear and sour breath with hair tangled into miserable knots crying about the monsters plaguing her dreams which resembled all too closely the boys who teased her mercilessly at … Continue reading

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Tumult

Words spew forth like a waterfall A frenetic jumble of phrases That slowly meld together Forming cognizant thoughts At times, soft and comforting At others, cannonballs capable of destruction Annihilating warships Armies wielding sharp swords in response. But I am … Continue reading

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Night Visitors

Imagine the dead walking at night Arising from their daytime beds To visit. To observe. I think of my mother and what she’d say How she’d bend down and count the wrinkles Around my eyes and comment about my age … Continue reading

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All things Must End

Dreamers navigate their way through shadows deep and dark searching for the light of morning, marching across endless dry deserts   or searching towering mountain peaks crowned by heavenly angels whose glittery gossamer wings flutter fleetingly in a gentle breeze … Continue reading

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