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Nigeria of My Dream

A place that gives wings to my dreams
And hushes my fears, worries and screams
Where I’d develop stronger wings to fly
Rising so higher, touching the blue sky
That I dream and pray it ends not as dream         

Copyright © Tony Ajah | Year Posted 2012

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There was an old fella called Bill,
Who joined dating sites for a thrill,
But he failed to impress
Anything in a dress:
At ninety he’s over the hill.

For Scott’s Hill contest

Copyright © jack horne | Year Posted 2014

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A Million-Dollar Dream

One dollar buys a million dollar dream.
Lotteries excite thoughts of esteem.
One day I bought a ticket,
My angst began to fidget.
Until I screamed; then went to redeem!

Copyright © Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen | Year Posted 2012

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Dream on-2

Dream on

Be it white rabbit holes of wonderlands
Or black holes  of never-here flounder lands ,
Dreaming on and on
Vaunted  webs they  spawn
In  this ‘ uni-verse’ that ever expands*.

Expanding like vapor, fluff and  free verse
In eccentric  quest,  new frontiers traverse
Dreamlands roaming
Ideas beaming
Procreating,  creating  things diverse.

Diverse, like what is extant, are  all stuff
From the  nutsy-feverish  heads of buffs
Their ways are damn strange
Their worlds  like deranged
Salt of earth, they are, above all rebuff.

Kneading up, weeding and leading the earth
Right , left or centre  , ever, two cents worth
Although they  grandstand
And get praised or panned
Of their wisdom, world should not be in dearth.

*Science tells  that the universe keeps on expanding by itself.
Black hole is a region in space- time whose gravity field is too strong for anything including light to escape from it.

S.Jagathsimhan Nair
22 jul 2013,   Limerick

Copyright © S.Jagathsimhan Nair | Year Posted 2013

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Dream World Star

I desire to enter the light of the dream world Where everything has hope, so I may get the girl The stars all shine above Giving off a special love Nothing is as bright as the star that gives a twirl
Russell Sivey

Copyright © Russell Sivey | Year Posted 2012

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The forgotten language

Mystery symbols in our dreams
Are night's telegrams with strange themes
To grasp the message
Of what these scenes presage
The ancients knew decoding schemes

Author's note: Our inability and lack of desire to interpret dreams in the "modern age" is partly the result of our reliance on reason and science.  Our predecessors would be shocked at how illiterate we are when it comes to this skill.  Eric Fromm's book with the same title as this poem makes this exact point.  It is unfortunate that modern man can not properly decipher these gems of information from the subconscious.

Copyright © Duke Beaufort | Year Posted 2013

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Some thoughts come in code

When unsurpassed greed's uncontrolled
King Midas' story be told!
The steps to his stash
Cast his daughter for cash
She's an allegory of gold

Author's note: I had a vivid dream a few nights ago.  Part of it included a feeling that I needed to check my personal stash of valuables.  I thought the items were locked in the basement.  However, when I came to the door to the staircase leading down expecting it to be locked, it was ajar.  I opened it all the way, and there was a child coming up the steps.  We looked at each other, and the child tumbled down the stairs and appeared dead.  It was a terrible feeling.  The poem above is one interpretation of what I might have been trying to tell myself.  There are other interpretations as well.  However, I am left with the idea that our society's focus on the material is destroying our love for each other and our families.  This is a huge problem for me and has taken a lot of my thought time over the past few days.  Meanwhile, I tell myself to enjoy each day, and I try.

Copyright © Duke Beaufort | Year Posted 2013

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A Royal Dream

I dreamt I was a princess fair,
With beautiful long blonde hair;
But when the alarm clock rang,
Out of bed I sprang
And my dream disappeared in thin air.

Copyright © Kim Merryman | Year Posted 2011

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                                  in my childhood i had a dream 
                              now time to my tongue's best cream 
                             i am selected as S.G. of United Nations
                              among many i am one of the patients
                           yesterday's my face book shows that theme

Copyright © BL Devnath | Year Posted 2016

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Her Dream Boy Was Full Of Joy

This is my FIRST attempt at a limerick.  Its for a contest, so please
let me know what you think.  Suggestions are appreciated.

She's longing for love and affection
So she tried to grab his attention
She let her "girls" go free
They were bigger than peas
He suddenly got an erection


Copyright © robin davis | Year Posted 2014

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Manhattan Dream

While gazing down from the Rockefeller Tower
My girlfriend and I soon began to glower
While surveying Central Park we then thought
How much could we get for it if we bought
Trying to figure that out took over an hour

Copyright © Quentin Ehlinger | Year Posted 2013

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Husbands Are in Heaven Whose Wives Scold Not

All night I dream of life without wife,
Peaceful and heavenly, without any strife .
No scolding, no nagging,
Like ‘sake’ I’m having.
Alas! Its morning and gone my life.

Dt.  23/02/14

Copyright © Archana Garg | Year Posted 2014

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The Little Girl :Between Nightmares And Dreams

Everyday she walks  more than a mile,
Through the woods to live her dream for a while.
With friends, to enjoy, to play,
After school, longer her stay.
When she starts towards home, she loses her smile.

She walks on a path she has always known,
Still it seemed a nightmare, all alone.
Though Scared of what would befall,
Went on ahead,after all
She clutched in her hand , a sacred stone.

Clouded skies,everything seems a blur,
But beyond the field is a light, no err.
An end to tonight's worries,
To dream on mom's lap, hurries
Who is at the window, waiting for her.

Copyright © sadaf syed | Year Posted 2012

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Dream Lover

Like it or not it is the best place to be in the MORNING.

The mimosa; often where I did meet MOURINE.

Pretty thing, she caught me with her charm as she danced the "HOLA"

In a trance, her cold lips whispered in my ear "DARLING"

Gosh 'twas just a dream stolen by the vapid noise of the STARLING.

Copyright © Ako Henshaw | Year Posted 2014

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A Naked Dream

I always wanted to play chess
But not in a state of undress
My doctor was there
He tried not to stare
Then told me my body's a mess...

Copyright © Barbara Gorelick | Year Posted 2010

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A word in your praise

I love to write a word in your praise.
My weakness is, I like your image,
Blue eyes as wide as an open sky,
As deep as ocean never speaks lie,
Tide roars when moon disturbs craze.

Copyright © Daljit Khankhana | Year Posted 2013

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The Dream

I was dreaming "THE DREAM' as they say

A beautiful young girl came my way

        We both got excited

         our passions ignited

then I woke up, which ruined my day!

Copyright © RALPH TAYLOR | Year Posted 2010

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Everyone thinks since i smile
that everything is good
no one knows its been a while
since i last had good food. 

I live in a good neighborhood
My neighbors, all quite wealthy
just snacking when i could
and trying to stay healthy

everytime you go to school
your stomach starts to rumble
always looking like a fool
when you trip and stumble.

i know what its like to feel sick
the fuzz that passes through your brain
people acting like a prick
not knowing your in pain.

i go to school like normal
i tell no one of my issues
no need to make it formal
i just grab a few more tissues.

you may not even notice me
im just your everyday dumb teen
you cant see what i see
or know where i have been.

i go to school each day
and go to work each night
working for my pay
so i can grab another bite.

we go to homeless dinners
and i feel my heart clench tight
not feeling like the winner
should i really have to fight?

so now i lay my head
and dream of a full tummy
and as i lay in bed
i dream of yummy yummies.

Copyright © bradley smith | Year Posted 2008

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Mortifying Dream

My nude statue stood on the courthouse lawn

     Cast in bronze it caused most folks to yawn

          I stood there so trim and lean

               Even pigeons left it clean

                    I woke and thank goodness the bronze was gone

Robert L. Hinshaw, CMSgt, USAF, Retired
© All Rights Reserved

Placed No. 2 in John Freeman's "Compromising Dreams" Contest - July 2010

Copyright © Robert L. Hinshaw | Year Posted 2010

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One Crazy Dream

After last night's dream my sanity's fled
Dreamt of a daisy with a girl for a head
With magic words
She talked to birds
I'm giving up pickles just before bed

Copyright © Barbara Gorelick | Year Posted 2011

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Notice Me Senpai

Ever since I met you,
My heart was born anew,
When we see each other at a distance,
You thought it was a coincidence,
But clearly I'm stalking you!

Copyright © Stuart Madsen | Year Posted 2015

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In dream, I was 
reading maths 
I gained a lot knowl 
of the highbook.
From my bed I leap
when I woke from 
to notice I was 
chatting on 

Copyright © UGWU CORNELIUS CHIDERA | Year Posted 2014

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Dream Twins

What we share is what we fear
Akward snores, even a blind can hear
Goats and pigs squeak
My lil twins kick
Someday, I shall hold them dear

Copyright © Ajani Ibrahim | Year Posted 2013

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Not a well known fact but was once a Hollywood hunk Couldn't get used to all the girlies wanting to share my bunk Fought them off with a stick Tried about every trick Finally succumbed, man they really had spunk

Copyright © Jack Ellison | Year Posted 2016

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Surfing In Hawaii

In spite of the snow, in spite of the cold I'll be surfing in Hawaii, such joy untold Well maybe in dreams Hear girlies cute screams Dreams, my friends are much richer than gold

Copyright © Jack Ellison | Year Posted 2016

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Fatherless Dream

The man I will never know
A shadow
Not even a footstep to follow

No memories to rely
Fainted pictures
No reason to cry

Would I be what I am woe
Useless reasonings
For only God would know

My father has gone, passed from sight
Curse death for he hath won the fight

Why then do I search for thee
A heart broken
My mother crying over me

Dreams are not all they are meant to be
False hope
Knowing it wasn't left to me

Not a son to continue on
A blood linage
Lost forever in a fatherless son

Copyright © Chris Broyles | Year Posted 2005

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Fascinating atmosphere
Smiles on the faces of the poor
Equality before the law
Land of freedom
Land of great dreams 

Copyright © john chizoba vincent | Year Posted 2015

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The American Dream

The American Dream

By Elton Camp

A real bargain in a house the couple spied

To become owners, it was time they tried

Filled out a stack of paperwork

Submitted it to loan officer jerk

The answer soon came back:  loan denied

(Are banks doing what they can to help the economy revive?)

Copyright © Elton Camp | Year Posted 2011

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Counting Sheep

Got up at 3:00 AM, sure had enough sleep Coffee at 10:00, made me ready to dance and leap Thought I might as well rise Stead of giving it a try Got up to ten thousand, counting all those damn sheep!

Copyright © Jack Ellison | Year Posted 2016

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Dear Miss Dream Girl

Dear Miss Dream Girl, you seem so damn real A vision of perfection with real sexual appeal I reach out to touch you But my hand goes right through If only, if only, but it all seems so surreal © Jack Ellison 2016

Copyright © Jack Ellison | Year Posted 2016