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  • I dangle in the night air
    Just as sure as sleep won’t catch me

    Strange sounds filter through
    Ends, of trickled water

    Breathing memories in unsated desire
    To sleep

    And I dangle
    Breathing memories

    While rested goblins toy with
    Heads that will not slow

    In frantic pace
    Winning generous rounds of
    Course by course

    Time ticks in creeking pipes
    Eluding sleep like

    A whimsical draft

    I dangle
    To sleep I must
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