Tag Archives: sleep

Dreaming (Redux)

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What is it that everyone does every night, week after week, year after year, but so few of us remember the next morning? What is it that creates a feeling of strangeness when we think about…

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I Shall Name You the Fishermen Three:

Wynken, Blynken and Nod (1889) I used to have this book when I was a very young child, and I’m sure my mother read several of his poems to me. This one stands out for its rhythmic quality and its … Continue reading

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Sleeping with Cloe

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Taking a Nap in the Sun

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How to Recall Your Dreams

Recollection of a Night Dream We recently moved our bed. For most of three years it has been aligned east/west, mainly because of the layout of our bedroom. Spontaneously, my wife decided that it should be aligned north/south instead. In … Continue reading

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Winkin’, Blinkin’ and Nod

In the history of mankind, there is only one thing that is the same for everyone: the need to sleep. When we were young, our mothers sang us lullabies to help us get there. Here’s a poem I wrote for … Continue reading

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