my eyelids ~ a free verse

my eyelids close
when my clock says so
but my thoughts decide
to not abide
and let in a draft
of deep frozen memories
to draw runes
on my skin
along the path
your arms used to take
to circle me
in my sleep

Mindfills for dVerse quadrille, a poem of 44 words, hosted by Sarah Southwest ~ sleep

21 thoughts on “my eyelids ~ a free verse

    1. They do creep out just when you need to sleep …aaaarrrrggghhh!
      😁Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts


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