DP : Sleep

I wrote this a while ago, but I wanted to re-post it to take part in the Daily Prompt : “Sleep is one-third of our lives: write a post about it. Do you love naps? Have trouble falling alseep? Wish you could remember your dreams? Remember something especially vivid? Snuggle under a blanket, or throw the windows wide open? Meditate on sleep.”

Once more, β€˜pon keeper
Of my darkest dreams do
I lay my head;
O! What screaming
Horror may fly to me
On darkly shaded wings?
’tis not for me the
Gentle arms of Morpheus,
To soothe and soft refresh
From days hard labour;
Nay, resigned am I to
The slow tick of curs-ed clock,
Which scythes away
Minute by minute, hour by
Creeping hour.

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4 Responses to DP : Sleep

  1. Mon says:

    Nice πŸ™‚ I love the “Horror may fly to me
    On darkly shaded wings” part very much πŸ˜€

    I wrote one from a prompt too but I can’t seem to find it on that page. It says, “0 Responses” in the Daily Post and I am like, “I don’t trust you, I just gave one!” :/

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