Sunday, April 3, 2011

My Bed is a Boat

My bed is boat
On which I float
To the land of Fast Asleep

Up high on the mast
My sails are cast
I will softly slumber deep

My eyes gently closed
I snooze, I doze
And nothing's as it seems

I steady the wheel
Keep an even keel
I'm the Captain of my dreams

To the hull I go
Quietly below
Rest a while, eight hours or more

Til at first daylight
As the sun shines bright
I arrive at Morning Shore

Posted for Monday's Child


Mad Kane said...

I really liked that. Though as an insomniac, it's hard for me to relate. :)
Mad Kane

Greyscale Territory said...

A delightful, smooth sailing rhythm! Like rocking gently!

Deborah said...

I arrive at Morning Shore ... wonderful!

Lisa said...

Elaine that is just charming. The flow is great and the story is precious. Very well done!


Jinksy said...

And a delightful voyage you made...

Sheila Moore said...

I'm the Captain of my dreams...what a great line! It would be a perfect bedtime story for kids who struggle with having nightmares...

Jingle said...

keep dreaming,
keep smiling.

signed...bkm said...

Wow another dream on until reaching Morning's shore...amazing writes on this prompt and you add another dimension...very nice Elaine...thank you for sharing...bkm

Rinkly Rimes said...

'I am the Captain of my dreams'...I like that.

Lyn said...

Morning shore..just perfect..really love this!!

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