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The Dream of the Poet

Into the Image: August Poetry Prompt

To sleep — perchance to dream*
in color like the technicolor Joseph
secretly swishing synonyms
from figuratively speaking lips

fluttering in — stealthily, telepathically
through the window, an open crevice
of his psyche as he slumbers —
her night has just begun —…



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Ann Marie Steele

I pen poetry about love and loss, what I observe and experience — I write about hope. My writing has been described as resiliently defiant.