Poem by Pegi Eyers



Apocalyptic Dream #9

by Pegi Eyers


The dream is a five-star moon

It’s a black bale of “make-them-feel-goods” redeemed


In the dream you are telling me

Be gentle with this lost civilization,

Release it lovingly


Omnipotent teacher,

The next generation surrounds you


You are listening to a 21-year-old person-poem

When your studio explodes,

Paintings re-align, assemblage is debris


And I am there for you.


Shepherding your soft, vulnerable body

And somewhat mangled hands

Ahead of me,

Down a trail of vibrant industrial night


“I love you,” I say.

Poem ©Pegi Eyers

Artwork©Pegi Eyers


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