David Harris

Freshman - 1,107 Points (18 June 1945 / Bradfield, England)

In The Darkness


In the darkness
our imagination comes alive
and we see demons and ghosts
that are not really there.
Our hearts beat rapidly
at the things we think we see
until we are jolted awake
from our pretentious daydream
and look around at reality.
We then smile at our delusion
that has now passed.

29 December 2013

Submitted: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
Edited: Friday, April 11, 2014

Topic of this poem: imagination

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