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Short Sleep poem by Mellissa Brady| Details | |

cats

cats
scratching
meowing
cats
sleeping
lazy
cats

Short Sleep poem by James Fraser| Details | |

What Resting Poets Do

Night night Sleep tight .

Short Sleep poem by Robert Heemstra| Details | |

Nap Time

I get tired too
I’m no superman
Is it okay I nap?

Short Sleep poem by Marty King| Details | |

ocean breeze slumber haiku

window is open
the ocean is expressing
ocean breeze slumber

Short Sleep poem by Samantha HAYNES| Details | |

Sleep

Elusive Zee's fly
slippery and vanishing.
"A little longer..."

Short Sleep poem by Adam Hapworth| Details | |

Demise

Exhausted I am
Rest of house is full of it
Close my eyes.. demise

Short Sleep poem by andy thomson| Details | |

Night Terrors

Paralyzed
Silenced
Stalked
Invaded
All of this
My mind
Created

Short Sleep poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

It's a snap

It's also a snap
to break someone's nap.

Volodymyr Knyr 
2014

Short Sleep poem by Adam Hapworth| Details | |

Love is in the air

Suddenly Awake!
Senses heightened in surprise.
Love is in the air!

Short Sleep poem by Lynne Hanson| Details | |

night rain

night rain's light fingers
tapping on the window pane
soothing lullaby

Short Sleep poem by Janet Boebert| Details | |

Head in the Sand

Lake-effect snow watch
Not what I was hoping for
I think I'll sleep in

Short Sleep poem by Marty King| Details | |

orange sun sleep haiku

orange sun sleep fuels
my yearning for smooth motion
now i can function

Short Sleep poem by Michael Newman| Details | |

Haiku Gate

A buffeting  wind

gate grunts on rusty hinges ~

old man snores away.

Short Sleep poem by Robert Heemstra| Details | |

Summer Dreaming

Sleeping in the cold
I hear drums on the boardwalk
I’m summer dreaming

Short Sleep poem by Adam Hapworth| Details | |

Resting Ingnition

Quite time with loved ones
Stirring minds cold black ashes 
Sudden ignition

Short Sleep poem by Jerry Stevenson| Details | |

Sound Sleeper

He was sound asleep.
A worm crawled out of his ear.
That was real creepy.

Short Sleep poem by Marty King| Details | |

sweet silence of night haiku

sweet silence of night
feels good sunk in a pillow
getting that GOOD SLEEP!

Short Sleep poem by Adam Hapworth| Details | |

Bed Time

Shadows consume all. 
Belle's head laying beside mine.
Time has come too rest.

Short Sleep poem by Mark J. Halliday| Details | |

5:44 AM

Holding my wife's breasts,
Spooning before the alarm,
All's right in my world

Short Sleep poem by Marty King| Details | |

rain plays new steel drums haiku

rain plays new steel drums
the inner rhythm steals me
peaceful sleep prevails

Short Sleep poem by Marty King| Details | |

joining in slumber haiku

joining in slumber
with one of good intention
despite night's known speed....

Short Sleep poem by Samuel Lovitt| Details | |

Forever Quiet with the Shadow of Black Noise

one day i shall sleep
My body still ,had been reaped
cold..., silent..., nothing?

Short Sleep poem by Marty King| Details | |

sleeping with grandma in summer haiku

pulling down the shade,
i can still feel the cool breeze
still sticking to sheets

Short Sleep poem by Adam Hapworth| Details | |

Alternate Schedule

From days start till end
Loud housebound kids cause concern
Your dreams undisturbed

Short Sleep poem by gregory ramos| Details | |

you are asleep

you are sleeping now
so the world is your playground
dream sweet dream sweet dream

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