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Dreams for Sale!

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The sleepy basket girl
walks through the pink Lemurian mist
each early morning,
singing out, in a sweet alto voice,
“Dreams for sale!
Look in my basket,
full of pretty dreams!
Pick any one you like!
Only cost you a quick kindness,
don’t cost nothin’ to look!
Old dreams, new dreams,
anything you can dream of!
Anything can happen today
in the City of Ladies!
Come on, now, my dears,
you beautiful Lemurian dreamers,
Try one of my fresh dreams right now –
today could be amazing! (Stay tuned…)”
And where she walks she leaves a magic trail
of pink and purple glittering pixie dust,
a few sand dollars, some pretty shells,
the heavy, sweet scent of longing
for what could have been,
and just a hint of what may yet be…
by Kerry Vincent (c) 2008

Written by kvwordsmith

June 25, 2008 at 11:30 am

4 Responses

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  1. Thanks I’ll have one of those lovely new dreams (: here’s my magic penny!

    pearlz

    June 25, 2008 at 11:59 am

  2. oh, a nice dream for tonight would be great. 🙂 here’s a penny for your thoughts and dreams. 🙂

    Alexis

    June 26, 2008 at 2:34 pm

  3. I have three pennies in my pocket–if one dream comes my way, I offer the others up to those who need them too…beautiful 🙂

    Raven

    June 28, 2008 at 1:13 am

  4. tantalising….I would love a peek inside her basket.

    Jill

    July 13, 2008 at 3:53 pm


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