some dreams

some dreams                                May 22, 2016
i forget that i remembered a dream
until my child
tells me his dreams to distract
me from remembering his dirty
clothes stuffed under his bed

yes, i dreamed too
a dark and frightening place
where an evil lawyer
wants me to pay money i haven’t got
to find if i’m charged for a crime
i didn’t commit i feel guilty
while indignantly innocent
and then there are houses
my mother’s and i cannot bear
the weight
of the expectations
nor the pressures
of the responsibilities

About m

My ego wants to think I'm a writer but my heart knows I'm just another one of God's Kids who sometimes has words to say. 2 human kids and 3 feline kids call me Mom. Or Mooooooom. Or mewom, depending which you ask. I'm kinda-sorta busy being a student again; this time I signed myself up for a bizarre torture known as Graduate School. Theoretically in 4ish years I'll have earned some more nice letters to put with my name. Let's face it, I'm addicted to learning and probably need rehab to restore me to sanity and remove the obsession to read books. I don't remember what free time is but I think I like to spend it sleeping or playing in the mud on a river bank.
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