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Lovely Twisted Things

What A Dream

By Kelli Sheckler-AmsdenPublished 5 months ago 1 min read
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Lovely Twisted Things
Photo by Olga Drach on Unsplash

I lie awake in bed at night -

and dream of what could be.

Of lovers past and memories,

and lovely twisted things.

*

Christmas bells and snowflakes,

packages displayed for all to see.

Gifts of love to show affection,

wrapped as lovely twisted things.

*

While carousels spin, music echoes,

a haunting tune plays on repeat.

A memory past, stirring feelings,

wishing for lovely twisted things.

*

Why do we wait to say what we feel,

a human fault - it seems.

Wasting time in daydreams,

about lovely twisted things.

*

One day I hope to find it,

escape these vivid dreams.

Living life wide open,

chasing those lovely twisted things.

*

The finish line will be a vision,

of colorful ribbons tied with string.

And I, will be the victor,

adorned with, lovely twisted things.

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About the Creator

Kelli Sheckler-Amsden

Telling stories my heart needs to tell <3 life is a journey, not a competition

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  • Dawn Salois5 months ago

    Beautiful poem!

  • Novel Allen5 months ago

    Sweet and calming. Love it.

  • Sandra Tena Cole5 months ago

    Sweet 💗

  • Harvey Elwood5 months ago

    Yesss! I loved the unique and thought provoking imagery and the use of repetition

  • Babs Iverson5 months ago

    Brilliant & beautiful!!!😊💖💕

  • Cathy holmes5 months ago

    This is beautiful. Well done.

  • Denise E Lindquist5 months ago

    Nice💕

  • Nice poem!

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