Howard Nemerov

New York City, New York
Howard Nemerov
New York City, New York
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Insomnia I

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Some nights it's bound to be your best way out,
When nightmare is the short end of the stick,
When sleep is a part of town where it's not safe
To walk at night, when waking is the only way
You have of distancing your wretched dead,
A growing crowd, and escaping out of their
Time into yours for another little while;

Then pass ghostly, a planet in the house
Never observed, among the sleeping rooms
Where children dream themselves, and thence go down
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Brian Jani 22 May 2014
Howard nemerov Im a fan of yo poem and poetry
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