Gone DreamingThe babble fish gurgles, bubbling in his sleep,Gone Dreaming by ~Darckazuee
not more than a guppy, a rainbow,
walking in a dream.
A minnow-like swarm
of gnats, babbling in their flight,
nibble at the wheat, the chaff, and the fruit.
They laugh at a moth with nothing to eat
and continue to feast, as if to declare,
"Behold, we are kings."
The babble fish, all reds and blues,
yellow like the sun, which is actually green,
ignores the fry and continues to dream.
A little black spider, like a tadpole, dances
topless on a stage of webbing and corpses,
hoping to attract a gnat for its dinner.
It beckons, "Come hither, come cop a feel."
The babble fish trembles. What could i
An Island in the Middle of the OceanClose your eyes,An Island in the Middle of the Ocean by ~Darckazuee
and I'll be with you.
I will keep the world
at bay with my body,
so you can rest,
in the cove of my chest.
I'll brush your cheek,
with my lips,
like a warm passing breeze,
and whisper in your ear,
like soft waves
lapping at the sand.
In the shelter of my arms,
and when you are ready,
you may float away.
I will always be here,
in the middle of an ocean,
with a harbor just for you.