Sleep

Floating on foam with a memory under cover of aviary clothes Pulled up just right to chin Laying on snoreless left side Preventing midnight elbowings adhesive strip stuck to nose Mean morning siren set to blow at the time it was told to go it’s screech bottled for now Two mutts curled on pillows running […]

Re-write: Morning!

Heavy roasted smell earthy coffee brews stretches in the quiet morning stillness of a groggy dream addled slumbering house A dog’s impatient whine paces the space between sleep and awake somehow inserting itself into the landscape of dream Until an angry alarm shatters Screaming glassy and sharp Until dream fragments disappear into layers of blind […]