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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

Dreams take you to such exotic destinations that do not even exist...How great is that!!!


With this capsule tethered to my cot

I flit through realms of space and time
A nomad of a different kind
With no fixed destination
I travel like a king all the time
I am my master, My own guide
I always journey through the night
Picturing perfections and feeling all light
Through surreal streets and grand designs
Elated at my break from line
I decide my own destination
And take the wheels of my own design
I hurry along to take in the signs
To give back to those who’ve joined the line
I am their escape from mundane lives
I regale them with new tales and rhyme.
Their dreams too now I recognize,
I’ve seen them with my own two eyes
The beauty of seeing without experiencing
Holds me captive till the morning light.
I am a wanderer, a nomad for all time
When reality fades, my dreams bear light.
Random Dai

Submitted: December 19, 2008

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Ahhh... the beauty of one's dreams. Nicely expressed.
Happy days.....Jerry

Fri, December 19th, 2008 12:06pm


thank you...just taking baby steps...but atleast the journey has begun :)

Fri, December 19th, 2008 11:07pm


Those beautiful times when dreams merge with reality.... you've talked of them so lovingly and wistfully. I especially liked:
'To give back to those who’ve joined the line
I am their escape from mundane lives'
That is what you have done with this poem. It gives an added dimension to the entire experience.

Tue, January 20th, 2009 9:48am


However troubled or overworked our lives maybe...we can always escape into our dreams...thank god for that...thank you for your comment urja.

Wed, January 21st, 2009 1:23am

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