Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Sweet Dreams

rest assured promises
tuck you in tonight
as drug induced sleep
sings a sweet, sweet lullaby
tonight you forgo jealousy
despite the finger pointing
as you drift into a realm
oft reserved for others
savoring each moment
every sensation
sitting in the knowing
of what tomorrow brings
 by Kathryn Dyche Dechairo


  1. ah when you get those really good nights sleeps...it is a beautiful thing...hopefully it doesnt have to be medicinally induced always, but def thankful to reach that realm i dont always...what an amazing pic too

  2. LOVING the new banner :)

    Oh dreams of good night sleeps :)

    Have a lovely day, cheers, T. :)

  3. a good night's sleep is gold worth and the mind and body really come to a well deserved rest & get new energy for the day - ugh on the medicine - hopefully it's just an exception

  4. I like falling into the sweet lullaby dreams ~ Lovely image ~

  5. Love this picture, the color palette is lovely.

  6. i love the idea of promises tucking me in for the night.....xo

  7. How often we take sleep for granted - until it escapes us. Then we realize how critical it is to our well-being and creativity. I hope you awoke feeling refreshed this morning.

    1. Critical to our well-being is so right . . . I had a great nights sleep thank you. Hope you did too.

  8. Beautiful poem--you create the story visually with your words. Also, love the artwork on both sites!

    in the shifting colors
    of your sleepless haze
    you manage to say
    “I love you”

    1. Thanks for the poem Frank, love it.

  9. Ahhhh...beautiful sleep. Beautiful poem. And not quite sure what the image is...but I love it!

  10. Is it a sentiment expressed to another or for self? I'm not sure. I think the one who speaks the last stanza is awake (Or maybe I am the one asleep.
    Sleep is an escape, a need second to the physical necessity.

    But I feel something ominous about tomorrow. Your piece, well-written, has that tone, prevailing I think.

    You've set the mood and now I can't sleep either.


    1. Jeff, you hit the nail on the head. It is expressed to self and there is something ominous about tomorrow (a drug induced coma).

      Sweet dreams.

  11. echoing the complements on the lovely image - both in picture and words!