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the curse of insomnia and a frozen pen.


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Slumberless

tracing drops that scatter shoot
down the bedroom pane.
humming head I can't refute
that bed she calls my name.
 
fighting slumber gallantly,
I need to write some verse.
my eyelids dying valiantly
yet insomnia is my curse.

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  1. Date: 12/30/2012 7:55:00 PM
    i like the eyelid line a lot. sometimes i have this curse. xox~SKAT