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I Dream Awake
by George M Jackson
Friday, March 11, 2005
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Lead me down to misty waters, the


Tiny stream where once we stood


And listened to its peaceful voyage


Through the woodland hills, lost in


The mystery of each other, while


Random sunbeams marked our


Solitude and the scent of lilacs filled


My senses with the essence of you.


 


I dream of such places, yes my heart


Cries out for these memories that have


Never been, her existence the key that


Unlocks a multitude of possibilities, I


Walk there often as I look at her, though


Only seconds may have gone by, because


Time loses all meaning if her dark eyes


Happen to glance my way, and I am lost.


 


Meet me beneath that willow tree, the one


Whose limbs touch the dew-soaked grass


Oh meet me there when the moon is alive


With borrowed light to bear witness to the


Secrets we might share, your face against


My shoulder, arms around each other, star


Fire promises of things eternal, there, in the


Hidden confines of softly hanging leaves.


 


Take my hand and dream with me…


 


 


END


 


“I Dream Awake”


 



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Reviewed by Kate Burnside 3/13/2005
Just mellow and gorgeous, George, and very real. I love the idea of the moon being alive with "borrowed light". This breathes. TY Kate xx
Reviewed by Sherry Heim 3/12/2005
This is so nice, George. I love this and it reads very well, no confusion on the meaning of your words, just clean and honest poetry. I really liked these lines:

Random sunbeams marked our
Solitude and the scent of lilacs filled
My senses with the essence of you.

What beauty in those lines and your images throughout these verses are outstanding.
Take care,
Sherry
Reviewed by Dave Harm 3/12/2005
Oh dreaming... I love dreams, I believe in them... all dreams will come true, if we live in reality and enjoy the journey... great write...
Reviewed by jude forese 3/11/2005
a dream in the hand brings on a sense of happiness and well being ...

great poem ...
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 3/11/2005
This one is a true keeper.....
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 3/11/2005
well done
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 3/11/2005
Romantically lovely and soul-reaching, George. Thank you for sharing this offering. Love and peace. Regis
Reviewed by E T Waldron 3/11/2005
George I'm enchanted! This is so lovely, exquisite poem, beautifully expressed! She'll take your hand;-)...
love,eileen
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 3/11/2005
Another marvelous captivating write, George.
Reviewed by Judy Lloyd (Reader) 3/11/2005
I really like to read these poems that should go into Hallmark Treasure.
Reviewed by George Carroll 3/11/2005
Beautiful romantic write George. Smooth as silk
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 3/11/2005
Okay!!

Lol!!

Yearning well met in this excellent piece!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 3/11/2005
i like this a lot, george; very well done poem! bravo!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your tx. friend, karen lynn. :D
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