In The Dark of Night

In the dark of the night
my mind wanders
taking me down roads I dare not tread

In the dark of the night
the wind howls angrily
creating images of fear and dread

In the dark of the night
there is blackness
evil and thuggery fully at play

In the dark of the night
the sirens sound on
chasing the demons away

In the dark of the night
I am sleepless
reaching to turn on the light

No one can know
what goes on in mind
undercover, in the dark of night.

© Leslie C Dobson

If you liked this poem, you can find additional ones on the poetry page of my website.

Published by Leslie Dobson

Leslie has been writing since she was a young child, first with poetry and short stories and later with song lyrics, young adult stories and inspirational sayings. She is a multi-genre author and her blogs and books come when and where the Spirit leads.

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