It seems like it has been a long time since I dreamed you like that. Dreamed you calm and whole.
It's been years since I whispered to you across a dreamscape, I thought you were dead.... it's been forever since you simply smiled back.
I should have known when I breathed a sigh of relief of that it was finally August, that my mind wasn't going to let me pass it off that easily.
In my dream I kept asking you where you lived.
In my dream I was 2 hours and 1 minute late for work.
In my dream I was offering you my old bedroom, in our old house so you could live closer to me.
I woke to my 5 am alarm. A dark, hot second day of August intending to go for a run but never leaving the house.
It's as if all the out-running of July caught up with me today. My morning rose with wet silence. The sky slowly peeling back the darkness of night. Whatever it was I thought I was going to get done today has drifted off into the desert. And I don't even have the energy to want to follow.
animals-on-counters (135) art (28) Baby J (29) backway Nevada (8) beneath the blue (129) chasing antelope (31) EBR photography (18) farm-a-cation (41) fences make (25) gods of glass and other broken things (91) grade 8 (5) history for history haters (26) holiday magic (48) hot springs (13) houses of straw (23) Idaho (3) knee deep (24) Life With Man by mlb (6) math (5) meanwhile down in the science lab (14) our 7th Grade (14) pegma (55) quiet down in front (185) right where I left it (28) seconds (73) signs of life (185) SLC (126) taming venus (6) the back forty (42) the keeping room (2) the life and times of Little Giants (153) the lunch line (3) the school house rocks (133) the wood shop (11) urban intersections (130) village life (223) way out west (123) weekending (186) wild west Utah (42) words of a barefoot cowboy (3) world history (4)