I Had a Perfect Dream

13 Jul

While the fire crackled and the wind tossed ice pellets against the window,

I wrapped up in a bright blue shawl decorated with dolphins

and dreamed a perfect dream.

Snow flakes turned into a magic carpet.

I rode a glittering Milky Way

to a land of palm trees and beaches draped in gold and black sand.

Sigh. I’m going to have to make this dream come true.

This post was written in response to the Carry On Tuesday Weekly prompt, “I had a perfect Dream. See details on Carry On Tuesday’s prompt  here. Or see what this week’s particiants wrote here.

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10 Responses to “I Had a Perfect Dream”

  1. Nessa July 13, 2010 at 3:44 pm #

    I would love to see a black and gold beach. i can’t wait for dream land.

  2. 1markt July 13, 2010 at 4:17 pm #

    I was just looking at your blogroll and it appears that no males merit being listed. The question then results as to why not?

  3. naramalone July 13, 2010 at 5:10 pm #

    @1markt A very good point. The main reason is that my blogroll was originally made up of participants in a blogging class I took (all female). I later added romance writers that I interact with in several RWA chapters. It’s on my ToDo list to add a number of the great bloggers (several are men)who participate in memes like Sunday Scribblings, Flash 55, or today’s Carry on Tuesday. I will use the motivation of your well deserved comment to get me moving on that. If you know any great male romance writers who are blogging, please send me a link and I’ll visit their sites.

  4. Julie Jordan Scott July 13, 2010 at 5:14 pm #

    I want to ride a milky way!! Love this poem. Lovely… lovely…

    Perplexing Perfection

  5. pamela July 13, 2010 at 9:18 pm #

    Nara can i go with you? Nice images!
    Pamela

  6. Serena Shay July 14, 2010 at 7:55 am #

    Fabulous image, Nara! I’d want to make it come true as well. 🙂

  7. G-Man July 14, 2010 at 12:37 pm #

    Nara Malone…
    It almost makes me wish it was wintry…
    Almost…..:P

  8. Gemma@Greyscale July 14, 2010 at 5:52 pm #

    Israel Kamakawiwole was such a magical Hawaiian singer! Love the romance of his voice! And carrying your dream on his music creates a beautiful, wistful post!

  9. swapna July 14, 2010 at 10:04 pm #

    fire crackles, ice pellets and bright blue….snow flakes and beach….wow…an wesome dream land. Am all set Nara..to sail…closing my eyes.

    Thank you for sharing!

  10. Jingle July 15, 2010 at 9:43 pm #

    stunning images,
    love the song so much!
    😉

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