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Below is the poem entitled California which was written by poet Ken Carroll. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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California

Last night
I heard my luggage
call my name

It was your voice
all so familiar
maybe i dreamed
of you in California

In my dream
I caressed your face
with the back of my hand
and smelled your dark hair

I saw the stars flicker
in your eyes
was it a dream,
a dream within you?

I saw you
I heard your sigh
I felt warm damp sheets
wrapped around us

lost in your embrace
I heard you catch your breath
felt your heartbeat
then heard you sigh again

all in a dream
of you in California..



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  1. Date: 3/11/2014 8:42:00 AM

    Ken Such a passionate and caring write. Your dream of this girl comes alive and gives you hope she will be in your life one day. Thanks for the great comment on my One Plus One poem.

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 3/11/2014 11:31:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    thank you Robin..
  1. Date: 7/29/2013 4:20:00 PM

    hi, Kenneth. .. I admire the poem. I know you wrote the poem 2 months ago. However, the poem fits perfectly right now. I love the big feeling of taking a dream a voice, that draws you in to a Texas, gals heart... you never know she might just be from Texas. ..this dream girl. .. I am from Texas, and this poem will go on my bio blog next week... where I showcase favorite poems. luv- linda.

    Carroll Avatar Ken Carroll Date: 7/29/2013 4:40:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Linda Paloma, So glad you enjoyed the poem..It was wrote out of poet's imagination at the time..Maybe it served a purpose today...They say dreams come true sometimes..Glad to read from you as usual... Yours, Ken...