Jamila.i. Bello girei

(1 january 1990 / girei adamawa state nigeria)

Dreams


DREAMS

Where am I…?
Dreams that torments
Dreams that burden
Dreams take you to your past
Dreams scream you to the future
Dreams freeze your progress
Dreams bid you forget your loved ones
Though far and few are truly yours

Can’t I hope?
To be someone with dignity
With courage
I force my eyes and heart to open
To what teaches us how to live
But can I be free from dreams?

Why do dreams harass my mind?
Dreams live in every one’s heart
Dreams may live or die
What golf between?
Dreams and realities.

Submitted: Sunday, April 04, 2010

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