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Sleepless nights

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Sleepless nights

 When counting sheep on sleepless nights
fail to make me sleep
I count the stars  in vaulted heights
that through my window peep
Then  lullabies from up on high
brings my soul to rest
In dreams I fly   across the sky
in slumber's peaceful quest

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  1. Date: 1/28/2014 3:19:00 PM
    JOSEPH, CONGRAT, in the any poem goes contest. Have yourself a nice sunny day....... SKAT

  1. Date: 1/5/2014 2:56:00 AM
    Very interesting and unique write, congrats on the win, Joseph

  1. Date: 1/3/2014 9:37:00 PM
    Joseph, , Congratulations, thank you for supporting my contest and I. Stop by and read my latest when you have time, I will miss you:( have yourself an awesome 2014.. Always~ LINDA"

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 1/3/2014 10:44:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    I will miss you too Linda...If you should change your mind your crown awaits you, for the beauty in your heart and the beauty of your poetry...HUGS
  1. Date: 7/23/2013 4:52:00 PM
    Congrats Joseph on your win I rather count stars than sheep, all is well under his dome, love xxx

  1. Date: 7/23/2013 8:06:00 AM
    A happy ending, congratulations

  1. Date: 7/22/2013 10:15:00 PM
    My huge heartfelt congratulations on your great win my dear friend, Joseph.It’s an outstanding poem indeed which really deserved its shining win. Thank you so much for giving me your precious gem in my contest and for your support. Love lots and big hugs, Leonora

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 7/23/2013 7:03:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you for my placement in your contest Leonora....hugs
  1. Date: 7/11/2013 5:28:00 PM
    Oh another lovely piece from you! I'm putting this in my favorites this. I love it!

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 7/11/2013 5:48:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you for faving my poem April
  1. Date: 7/4/2013 8:42:00 PM
    Beautifully written, Joseph! This is one for my Fav. List! Love it! Always, Annalise

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 7/5/2013 2:54:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thanks for faving my poem Annalise
  1. Date: 7/4/2013 4:00:00 PM
    Hate those sleepless nights that you toss and turn all night. Cute poem you have penned. love phyl

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 7/5/2013 2:53:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Phyllis
  1. Date: 7/4/2013 9:55:00 AM
    Hey, yours is almost like a triolet. I did a triolet for mine but have not posted it yet. I really like how you did the theme!

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 7/5/2013 2:52:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Andrea
  1. Date: 7/4/2013 12:32:00 AM
    "tremendously awesome!!! SKAT"

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 7/5/2013 2:51:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Skat
  1. Date: 7/3/2013 8:43:00 AM
    Ahh!! This one brings a feeling of relaxation and comfort..Enjoyed reading it this morn..Thanks for your visit to my work..Sara

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 7/5/2013 2:51:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Sara