Overactive imagination

I’m a shadow bending

Into a whisper

Look through the rain

You’ll see me shimmer?

A lost paper heart

Echoing through fire,

Burning higher & higher

With immense desire.

I’m like speeding car

I have no brakes,

A broken mirror

Full of mistakes,

Maybe I’m a phoenix

Waiting to be reborn,

Or an old sweater

That’s rugged & worn.

I’m chasing stars

Like the astronauts,

Floating in space

Just like my thoughts,

I’m completely mad

Just like the hatter,

Filling oceans with the tears

That no longer matter.

I’m free spirit

Living to thrive,

Building my dreams,

Until they come alive.

With the confidence of a god

I’m calculating my worth,

As a lost satellite

Orbiting earth?


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18 Responses to Overactive imagination

  1. emotionsoflife2016 says:

    The more I read your work the addiction in me grows

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  2. I’m not sure of any of these, but you’re a fine poet πŸ˜ƒ

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  3. First stanza is awesome. Well written

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  4. Fabulous! the last two lines touched me profoundly x

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  5. Eleanor says:

    The more of your poems I read …. I am constantly struck by your use of metaphor, in such a profound way, to express your meaning. You are truly talented and what much of what you say resonates with me. Your blog has really added something extra in my life. Thankyou. xx

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  6. ajaykohli says:

    Its like hyperactivity

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  7. WordsOfDepth says:

    whatever u r….u r a beautiful poet

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  8. EDC Writing says:

    Overactive imagination … you know who else has one of those! And while I’m here I see as always … you.

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  9. This is absolutely off the chain! Love it!

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