The Quandary of Dreams

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I hadn’t made a video in a few weeks, so the prompt for OctPoWriMo Day 22 was right on time for me. Just enough impetus to light a fire under my reluctant self. Then taking that prompt with the prompt I wrote for The Reverie this week, and OctPoWriMo Day 23–well, blend them together and out came this:

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Glass Houses

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Hello everybody! Day 20 of OctPoWriMo! Is it really Day 20 already? Today’s post was about being late and being forgetful. This short poem I focus a bit on memory.

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Glass Houses

There was a time
When your smile was etched
in my memory.
The curve of your lips
The heat molding
The mind,
Glass blown into
Gentle heart.
The cool air of discontent
Deceit
Hardened memories
Into forgotten molds.


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Peaceful Showers

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Hello everyone! It’s Day 19 of OctPoWriMo. How are you feeling so far? This time around, I asked you to think about rain and a song. I can’t wait to make my nightly rounds and see what everyone came up with.

Since the Hurricane Ana decided to avoid the islands this time around, the rain has been plentiful here, which is why its been so heavy on my mind. I came up with this bit to share tonight.

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Peaceful Showers

Tings against my window pane
Lull me into a quiet
Slumber where my eyelashes
Give cheekbones
Summer’s kiss
Ever-fleeting but
So sweet.

Ana avoids the islands,
whispers of mahalo
rustles listening palm fronds.

Earl Grey steaming
Coupled with glasses on
Nightstand,
Bookmarked book chases
Melancholy shadows.
Fall’s showers
Brought tonight’s slumber.


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