Dreams

follow-your-dream Osnat1

I folded my dreams into paper airplanes
and sent them sailing
but being paper they crumpled and fell
I built some new ones out of sand, making castles and building high
but the waves washed them away
I was afraid to dream anymore
losing them wounded me
but slowly
carefully
I started again
this time I locked them in my heart
until grown so big they spilled out
spilled out in ink
and there they grew

*artwork by Osnat*

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About chimerapoet

I write. I write a lot. A. LOT. There are times I am half blind with a sentence ricocheting off the walls of my stupid, cant be shut off to save my life, brain. I am miserable until I get it down on paper. Punch it up a bit. Usually cross out half of it. And then breathe. Relax. Only to do it all again..... But I just thought that was me. How I am. Not a writer....noooo...not me. Writers are.....writing people. People Who Write. REALLY write. Write things that matter. All grown up very important things. Not.....me. I am just a scribbler of sorts. And I was/am content with that....if it's true, well then....a scribbler am I. Until the thought wormed its way in to my brain (the furtive sneaky bitch) that maybe...just maybe...that is writing. My style. My strange way. But....still writing. So here I am at the dance. Not sure I know any of the moves and the music is entirely mine. But.....only one way to find out. Would you care to join me?
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2 Responses to Dreams

  1. Jen says:

    Lovely imagery!

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