Treasure Island

Prabhakar Subramaniam


A dream house


Is one you can
Only dream of
Never dream of
Should never dream of -
Where before you
Go to sleep can order
Dreams with happy endings
Dreams you don't remember
Tantalising ones you wish you would -
Is one
If it is foreclosed
You always dream of -
Where if you know
How to look
Can see the walls
Plastered with the dreams
Of those who build houses
For others to dream in.

Submitted: Wednesday, January 02, 2013

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