TO DREAM

 

 

 

When night comes softly
On feet as light as air,
I can see clearly
Of what I shouldn’t care.

Alone on this hilltop
With the embracing cold,
Boundaries cannot stop
Me from being so bold.

I want to look at the night,
Gaze out into the unknown,
Dare to dream of my flight,
And dream of where I have flown.

Secrets hidden in darkness,
Beneath a cloak of despair.
Shadows roaming in blackness,
A striking and deadly pair.

At night I can roam free
And sail forth on gossamer wings.
Be all that I can be
No matter what the dark night brings.

 

One thought on “TO DREAM

  1. Felipe Adan Lerma November 10, 2017 / 8:41 am

    Reblogged this on Felipe Adan Lerma and commented:
    excerpt – “Shadows roaming in blackness / A striking and deadly pair“

    Poetry from suspense writer Susanne Leist. Short, interesting, thoughtful –

    #poetry #suspense #night #TheUnknown

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