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The blue prints for dreaming up the impossible are folded and hidden in my mind
Barricaded by a million peace treaties left unsigned
Trapped by a cage made of corpses of a world gone blind.

These latent thoughts speak to me at night
Those blue prints unravel in my dreams and come alive
Shining bright, white lights into the black night sky
I begin to believe peace has at last arrived.

At the stroke of seven, my alarm clock goes off
The disconcerting noise of a farmhouse terminates my wishful thoughts
Forcing me to flee a world, one I have always sought.



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spiritualrevelationrevealspainandrevolution said...
Oct. 3, 2010 at 10:33 pm
really deep, im glad your poems actually rhyme, ones that dont usually arent as good, comment mine>?
 
passion.fable14 said...
Sept. 28, 2010 at 5:19 pm
that was awesome!!! fantastic job i love this!!! Read my new short story? I'd LOVE to know what you think about it!1
 
jennyboo said...
Sept. 16, 2010 at 2:35 pm
lovely. so jelous right now that u can write this well.
 
Lauren said...
Sept. 14, 2010 at 3:01 pm
I'm glad someone still dreams the same dreams as me.
 
kimK said...
Sept. 12, 2010 at 7:37 pm
I'm speechless.
 
JonDoe said...
Sept. 11, 2010 at 7:43 pm
You're making me like poetry
 
justinbiebermania said...
Sept. 11, 2010 at 6:14 pm
wish i could write like this
 
Mango9039 said...
Sept. 11, 2010 at 8:33 am
I love how you described thoughts as being latent. 
 
Sohil said...
Sept. 10, 2010 at 1:25 pm
very creative
 
bluemagnet22 said...
Sept. 9, 2010 at 11:33 pm
Beautiful poem. It's very passionate and I really enjoyed! I love how you broke out of the every other line rhyme pattern and made it your own! You have great talent, never doubt that!
 
alexa334 said...
Sept. 9, 2010 at 6:49 pm
i love this!
 
Jared said...
Sept. 9, 2010 at 6:59 am
Nice work. I'm glad I read this before starting my day.
 
BMW380 said...
Sept. 8, 2010 at 6:52 pm
don't you waking u from those type of dreams? It would be nice for us to just remain in those dreams forever.
 
SlowDanceer said...
Sept. 8, 2010 at 1:46 pm
How poetic! After 6 years of writing, I wish I could express my thoughts as eloquently as this.
 
rubez said...
Sept. 8, 2010 at 10:16 am
wow awesome poem!!!
 
Julia said...
Sept. 7, 2010 at 5:13 pm
That was written so beutifully.
 
JustinLeewick said...
Sept. 6, 2010 at 8:20 pm
I like how you used the word blueprints. It's ironic how blueprints can be used to construct dreams and at the same time to construct disasters. Very deep poem. 
 
olican16 said...
Sept. 6, 2010 at 5:22 pm

great job!!! check out my stuff??

 

 
sisterscrestofthedeadend said...
Sept. 6, 2010 at 2:30 pm
wow this is awesome!!!! I wish I could write like this on a daily basis!!!! could you read some of my poetry  and just tell me what you think???...
 
in_the_eye_of_the_storm said...
Sept. 6, 2010 at 1:28 pm

I love this poem,

Keep writiting!

 
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