Wednesday, August 25, 2004

Dream

Bang, Bang, Bang
I wake up and wonder
What scary monster
Rattles the darkness.
My bare feet

Slap the wooden floor
I peer down the stairs
Screw up my eyes
In the bright light
Mum and Dad kiss

A policeman
Smiles at me
Mum says, Back to bed.
It’s only a dream.
Her tears taste of the sea.

1 comment:

Syl said...

Blimey the monsters! She said as she crawled into safe space!