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About Vivid & Lucid Dreams

“In lucid dreaming, you are dreaming and know that you are dreaming. A dream becomes lucid when your daytime ‘wake consciousness’ becomes active while you are in a dream- so you are dreaming and know you are dreaming.” “Vivid dreams arise from Rapid Eye Movement (REM) sleep, in which the brain is as active as it…

Legacy: There is always poetry

There is always poetry to keep you up at night, when you’d ought to be sleeping. When your heart is overflowing, and your mind wishes to keep it company. There is always poetry to give you nightmares or lucid dreams once you’ve finally fallen into the daze of night. There is always poetry, always coffee…

Nap

I can’t sleep or I’ll get drunk,  On the lucid liquid I sip in my dreams.  If I fall too deep I won’t wake up Because I’ll dream of you, alive and well,  My hair is long and my hands are full With dandelions from the garden we planted.  If I sleep I’ll remember everything…

Door

Door If I left the door open to the possibility That your death was absolute I wouldn’t be able to venture out into a world Where you aren’t And never will be again. The hollowness within me Would expand So deep and so vast, So hot, That my outside world would Melt. You’re only missing,…

Audio Sampling of Haunted House

Howdy, Hello, Bonjour. I posted Haunted House: The Poem on Sunday night– Find it Here–– Today I’m releasing the audio sampling of Haunted House on SoundCloud. Haunted House has to do with my father’s death, issues inheritance, betrayal and trust. Four years ago when my father died, his best friend stole my inheritance. When I went…

Haunted House: The Transcript

Haunted House I revisited the house my father haunts, Empty and hot- heavy with loss— Filled with old air and hollowness. My hand held a light over my head While the other ran across cold concrete And the walls of the robbed rooms, Where furniture once was. I pressed my lips-sucked the flesh within my…