Han Min Ohn

Rookie - 0 Points (29.7.1983 / Yangon)

Butterfly Dream


Once in my dream I became a butterfly
Over the flowers happily I flied
Resting on a flower drank I its juice
Shifting from one to another till belly was full
I only felt the happiness of the butterfly
Forgetting at that moment who am I

Suddenly I awakened from my dream
I found my soul again in human skin
At that moment could not say for sure I
If butterfly-me dreamed of being in human style
Or had human-I dreamed of being a butterfly
Which was happily enjoying the open sky

Submitted: Monday, April 25, 2011
Edited: Thursday, May 19, 2011

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  • Rookie - 262 Points Ray Quesada (10/3/2012 11:31:00 PM)

    This is a really cool poem. did you really have a dream you were a butterfly, or did you just think it would be an interesting idea to write about? (Report) Reply

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