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Oh' Lone Soul, Dare you Dream
by Valerie Ann Roeske

Saturday, January 17, 2004

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Bare branches, the black crow is perched,

a lone soul wanders, no shadow to follow,

gazing into space without eyes,

the smell of death, lingering,

bliss approached, but thy has not gone,

wasting away within sunrise and sunset,

Oh' lonely cry, dare you dream,

wandering ...... , wandering ..... ,

Dark velvet midnight sky,

the moon cast ..... emerald green,

thristing for blood, wolves prowl,

Oh' lone soul, dare you dream,

thy has left hungry,

only to return a lost soul,

thy burnt body ...... coffin ..... urn,

ashes ....., ashes ......, fly onto crust earth,

grey and charred,

wandering not thru time,

only within lost hours,

and on the sill lies the two last raindrops,

or are they ?

Dare you dream?




 

Written by : Valerie Pearson

Copyright2004

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Reviewed by Rodd Jokre 2/3/2004
I can see it all before me... Good write.

Rodd
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 2/2/2004
Haunting and filled with great imagery Valerie!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 2/1/2004
A hauntingly moving piece. Thank you, Valerie. Love and peace to you. Regis
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 1/17/2004
We dare not dream the dark;
yet sometimes the dark dream follow us.

It catches on to us and grabs us;
refuses to set us free.

A dark write indeed!

Sandie Angel a.k.a. May Lu :o)
Reviewed by Trixie Love 1/17/2004
Hi Val,
Such a heartfelt write..
Written so beautiful...

Hugs,
Trixie :)

Reviewed by Sherry Gibson 1/17/2004
Such a deep dark picture painted with words. Do we ever know what may come our way in a dream!
Reviewed by E T Waldron 1/17/2004
deep dark poem with beautiful words to haunt the heart...Excellent!
Reviewed by Nicole Davis Vergara (Reader) 1/17/2004
Oooooo this has a very mystic aura to it and I love the imagery!
A fantastic read!
~Nikki~
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