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Dyhanara Rios

(11/06/94 / San Antonio, Texas)

Swoon


I cannot sleep
When my mind is running
Faster than my will to sleep
And I'm far too busy weeping
To find solace in simply sleeping

I cannot sleep
When fears of the future
And tears of the past
Burden my head
And I'm far too busy weeping
To find solace in simply sleeping

I cannot sleep
When hope for the future
And letting go of the past
Is more exciting than a dream
In calm repose
Only darkness flows

I cannot sleep
When nightmares
Instill shock and horror in me
And I'm far too busy weeping
To find solace in simply sleeping

Staring so long at the silver moon
Insomnia loses and I simply swoon

Submitted: Saturday, July 10, 2010
Edited: Saturday, July 10, 2010

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