Harlan Simantel

Rookie (August 8,1951 / Hillsboro, Oregon USA)

God Dream - Poem by Harlan Simantel

i dreamed a simple dream:
i slowly opened
the massive wooden door
of a church

inside were wooden people
sitting as if dead in silent pews

i carefully closed the door
not to bother their sleep

i turned away
and found an informal group
of regular real people at a table
chatting amiably

and found my home

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  • (11/8/2008 11:58:00 PM)

    i love the ending very good poem (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, November 8, 2008