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Return to the Scene

© Anya Pham

© Anya Pham

Mousy brown so small and
Wonder where the ten-story dreams went
Somewhere the river bent and
I went wide right

Head hazy full of pink daisies
Time didn’t use to be so lazy
When I was a little younger
Full of wonder and hunger
My eyes sparkling with light

I was bigger than
Before I put my dreams up
On the shelf
And settled for something else
Like going to bed at ten

But my heart is growing
Day by day
And the olive-drab cover is starting to fray
And I am starting to
Find my way back to
Ten-story dreams again

17 December 2009

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  • “Ten story dreams again”~~~I love that phrase, Anya. May we ever search for those. Nice one and great to see you!

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      Thank you, Cher!

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