Not Dreaming

you are asleep now
somewhere
far away from me
and
I know
when you dream
it is not of me
I can't help hoping
just a little bit
that they might be
but I am kidding myself,
really
you have never cared that much
or at least
you pretended not to





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found_my_dream(: This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Dec. 7, 2010 at 11:24 am
(: this made my day. great job!
 
shellbelle524 said...
Dec. 7, 2010 at 9:04 am
I think that more imagery would've painted a more vivid picture for me. Other than that, good job ! "you have never cared that much/or at least/you pretended not to"(l.13-15) were my favorite and most empathized. 
 
LaShay_25 said...
Dec. 7, 2010 at 9:03 am
Before I go to sleep I think of a person and hope to dream about them but I never do. Oh well... somedays I wonder if anyone dreams about me.. well I loved your poem =]
 
CgWillis said...
Dec. 6, 2010 at 8:05 pm
This expresses what Im feeling perfectly!  Good job on a great poem!
 
NeverGonaBeAlone said...
Dec. 6, 2010 at 6:47 pm
I think everyone has felt that way at least once in their life. Teens feel like that most of the time tho...
 
ErisRose said...
Dec. 6, 2010 at 4:27 pm
I loved this so much!!! It seems like exactly what i think... Please check out my work if you get a chance....
 
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