Poetry

Dreams: Poem

My tender hands
harbor emerald dreams
crystal balls 
pulsate potential
a future of my design

When my velvet dreams bleed
I, persevering, plead:
"Hold on tight
 Let's brave the raucous night
 Morning come
 We'll put up another fight."

We wander exotic lands
unmarked by hoof prints
build stoic rudders
set sail into
pregnant tomorrows

I cradle my silver dreams
caress of sanguine songs
"If my heart resolute, and
 Spirit be true
 hurdles, no heed
 I'll see you through."

My golden dreams and I
assiduous scale
precipitous mountains mighty
fecundate fertile life
from horizon heights

When my molten dreams
no longer incubate caterpillar
burst into butterfly flame
I unleash their lava
onto dragon skies

Variegated wings spread
Iridescence across infinite space
Victors wink at me jubilant
Beaming rainbow pride

Copyright Β© Roshni Ramanan

May your ardent, blazing dreams crystallize into a radiant reality! 

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53 thoughts on “Dreams: Poem

  1. Mahesh says:

    Great lines –
    When my velvet dreams bleed
    I, persevering, plead:
    “Hold on tight
    Let’s brave the raucous night
    Morning come
    We’ll put up another fight.”

    Liked by 1 person

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