Posted by: youareuseless | June 29, 2010

Easter

This one, and the last one, are loosely based on dreams I’ve had.

A blue ribbon, or purple? Do you want to go swimming?

You can never be good, I say to the man
grasping a bicycle. He wants
to give me a present. Never. He laughs, breaks in two
and crawls into the freezer.

Copyright Megan Kennedy 2010

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Responses

  1. Surreal and beautiful and true. Thanks for this.

  2. Thank you for all your kind comments, Sandy!

  3. neat dream.

  4. What a dream…until recently I started writing down my dream…although I have not really shared my dreams like this..but you manage to share this so well that it feels readers dreamt it with u…Nice!

  5. A beautifully written imagery ..loved it 🙂

  6. wise and fun poem!

  7. unique dream!

  8. Fascinating. Thanks for the explanation of the poem’s origins. I find dream-based writing to be very evocative.


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