Treasure Island

Joshua Pickron

(August 17,1988 / Alabama)

Reality


Somebody wake me up
This has to be a dream.
Pinch me or hit me
This can’t be reality.
Wars and racism darken skies
While drugs and alcohol
Demoralize our streets.
I see a light at the
End of the tunnel,
But it seems the further I go
the dimmer it gets.
Somebody wake me up
This has to be a dream.

Submitted: Wednesday, January 18, 2006

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  • Alyson Savage (1/18/2006 8:18:00 PM)

    Josh, this poem is really good. I had no idea that you wrote poetry. But, you're good at it. (Report) Reply

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