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I am not Afraid, I Am

The Dream

By John CoxPublished 2 months ago Updated 2 months ago 1 min read
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I am not afraid

In the light

Claustrophobic darkness does not move

Things going bump do not shake

Fear does not knock

In the night

Till I sleep

The darkness of my dreams


To find these moments when

I am afraid

Stream of ConsciousnessFree Verse

About the Creator

John Cox

Family man, grandfather, retired soldier and story teller with an edge.

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  • Bonnie Bowerman2 months ago

    Loved this! Subtle and beautifully phrased !

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