Charlotte Ballard


Insomnia - Poem by Charlotte Ballard

Night wanders in
And coils around my leg-
Meowing up at me, to
Scratch it's back-
And search for fleas
My eye twitches as I
Pluck the night and
Fling it into the first
Burst of dawn.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 30, 2005

Poem Edited: Monday, November 3, 2008


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