DiAnne Douglass

Rookie - 83 Points (April 19,1990 - present / Hollywood, Florida, USA)

Midnight Lullaby - Poem by DiAnne Douglass

Starlight and midnight,
chimes of the clock,
rock a bye baby,
asleep in the stock.

Widow in the corner,
bread maker in the den,
presents for you and me,
the clucking of a hen.

All the silly songs,
and all the whispered words,
nonsense in one ear,
and courage takes a turn.

Remember this song my dear,
it will keep you safe.
Think of it and sing to me,
when your heart begins to break.

Poet's Notes about The Poem

A lullaby I made up on a whim. I wrote it for a story and it stuck with me.

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  • Jayne Davies (7/3/2013 1:19:00 AM)

    A beautiful poem! A lovely read! Well done x (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Poem Edited: Wednesday, July 24, 2013

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