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Lunophilia

The remnants of my breakfast 
resemble the remnants of 
my nocturnal glowing chimera. 
The yellow streaks left 
by the bulls eye (sunny-side up)
were like the broken moonbeams 
that spilled through my trembling fingers
over my face, forcing me to confront 
my insomnia, my nightmares.
I wake up and stare at the moon.
Corpulent and cavernous,
a trap door in that aerial abyss
with its pale yellow that sucks out 
colours from every object it touches
with the steady consistency of 
a recurring hallucination. 
Mesmerizing, maddening
Sole witness to my 
dreary ramblings.

         -  Jeena Mary Chacko (May 29, 2011)

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  1. Date: 1/9/2012 11:36:00 AM
    Congratulations on the week`s win Jeena!! :) oxox love from Anne-Lise

    Chacko Avatar Jeena Chacko
    Date: 1/10/2012 2:49:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks Anne!
  1. Date: 1/9/2012 9:07:00 AM
    hey JEENA, liked your style....last 5 lines ... sublime bliss... keep up the good work....regards

    Chacko Avatar Jeena Chacko
    Date: 1/10/2012 2:49:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you so much!!
  1. Date: 1/9/2012 8:15:00 AM
    Congratulations on your poetry being featured this week Jeena. I wish you the best in 2012 with your writing. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 5/31/2011 11:01:00 AM
    Thank you for posting your wonderful poetry Jeena. It was a pleasure to read. I am hoping you have a wonderful day full of inspiration. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 5/31/2011 2:56:00 AM
    i really love the last three lines of this one really cool luv*Skat