In the quiet of the night You are Ubiquitous. You are The night. When your time is up You recede and shrink Into crevices snd holes Into unlit rooms Hiding And waiting To rush out again And rule the night.
But tonight Unlike other nights I don't want to sleep. I want to stay awake Till black turns to blue To orange and yellow. Till the sun gently fills the world with colour Till silence gives way to songs of the birds Till empty roads are filled with smoke spewing motors Till the creatures of the night … Continue reading Insomnia – I lost count