Photo by Mike Petrucci on Unsplash Mike Petrucci 19-Feb-2019 I couldn’t sleep. I checked the time. 3:37 AM. I had been awake for a while already. I used the bathroom, hoping that a full bladder was the cause for my sleeplessness. Back in bed, I closed my eyes. Turned. First this way, then that. Nothing … Continue reading Insomnia – Journal (2019)
Those last few moments Just before sleep Has taken over your world, Those last few moments Sometimes hold Thoughts As precious as gold. Snatch them then And keep them safe Lest they slip away. Then if sleep Like an angry wife Turns her back on you Sit up straight and think some more Till sleep … Continue reading Thought catcher
I lost two poems They were here last night Fresh and clear Just before sleep took charge I was lazy then I shoulda written it down Saved them. But now they are gone I racked my brain Left to right Front and back I found nothing. I had them yesterday And now it's gone.
I have sleep On the threshold Of my eyes. Yet sleep betrays me As I close my lids To drift slowly Into a world of dreams and unconsciousness. Eyes are shut but sleep is playing hard to get.
I lay on my bed Wide-eyed and awake Staring into the darkness. Silhouettes and sounds I look around Tossing and turning in vain. The mind wont shut Obstinate It functions Like it's still day.