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2022-03-30 15:50
The basement flooded and I watched the water fill the house to the rim. My books were ruined and I began to write my own. The post Last Night I Dreamt appeared first on Dreamers Creative Wri… Read More
2022-03-22 15:50
I am hugging a tree, grounded with roots descending deep into the earth, blood as sap circulates and nourishes my body. The post Deeply Rooted appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2022-03-16 15:50
My first time alone on New Year's Eve, future uncertain, past unresolved. The desire for time travel escapes me. The post Quiet Reflection on a Trying Year appeared first on Dreamers Creativ… Read More
2022-03-08 16:50
We heal and grow big hearts from the shatters of explosive heartaches. The post Jamie Quinn Mader Poetry Collection appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2022-03-02 16:50
There once was a boy named Max. Not just an ordinary boy, but a boy who could fly. The post Blue! appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2022-02-22 16:50
I buy admission to the tattered big top amidst a hundred or more whose skin is the color of my own. The post Breakdown appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2022-02-16 16:50
As your elder’s trunk snapped, you turned and ran, like a terrified child unsure which way the sky was falling. The post Heathen appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2022-02-08 16:50
I mulled over what I could have done differently. A crack in one of the hazy panes caught my eye. A fissure. The post The Barn appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2022-02-02 16:50
I remembered you on stage in Montreal with your guitar. How could you have picked up that gun? The post Death and the Symphony appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2022-01-31 19:50
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2022-01-25 16:40
"The sensual wetness of the sand beneath my feet is balm to my seared soul. The siren song of waves beckons." The post On the North Shore appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2022-01-19 16:50
My blue ocean sadness. Kept from you, hidden from view. So I keep docking at the same port of hurt. The post Become an Island appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2022-01-11 16:40
The warmth of your small body seeps through cracked exterior penetrates deep into this caked clay. The post Medicine Child appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2022-01-05 16:50
My bullet has been eroding into my spinal cord for the last ten years, the sandbar under my feet slipping away.. The post Half Life appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-12-20 16:50
Your love wasn’t conditional – It was trapped inside a heart afraid to beat out loud. It was off in the distance. The post Agape appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-12-15 16:50
When I unfold the paper there’s what appears to be a bunch of feathers. As I reach for them I discover it’s a bird’s wing. The post On My Doorstep appeared first on Dreamer… Read More
2021-12-07 16:50
The sand is raked perfectly into lines of dried ravines. Water in the tetsubin, ready for gyokuro. The post Firewood appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-12-01 16:50
I sigh with the tree. The tears sprout from my eyes, dripping onto the tangled roots beneath. The post Post-Mortem appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-11-26 04:28
We're pleased to announce the release of Issue 10 of the Dreamers Magazine, including the winners of our FLASH Contest. Get your copy now! The post Dreamers Magazine Issue 10 appeared first… Read More
2021-11-23 16:50
Lying in bed. I kiss his lips. Trying to taste the ocean I was born into but he is not home. Not even close. The post Kym Nacita Poetry Collection appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing… Read More
2021-11-18 16:33
Submit your stories of migration and/or your sense of place, of home or lack of, and your empathy to the plight of migrants around the world. The post Enter the Place and Home Writing Conte… Read More
2021-11-15 17:09
Congratulations to the winners of the 2021 Dreamers Flash Fiction and Nonfiction Contest. There were so many incredible stories this year! The post Results of the 2021 Dreamers Flash Contest… Read More
2021-11-15 16:50
The hypnotic tingling draws her inward. Her mind starts humming a tune she never dreamed of singing. The post Elevator Pitch appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-11-15 15:49
My uncle once brought me fishing at his gun club, another family conspiracy to masculinize me. We were deep in what some locals call Swamp Yankee territory... The post Dislodging the Hook ap… Read More
2021-11-15 15:35
We are in my girlfriend’s apartment in Lawrence, a room of white walls and carpet crisscrossed with fresh vacuum trails... The post A Chunk of Ice Tumbling in a Thunderstorm appeared f… Read More
2021-11-15 15:13
Dark hair matted to the little girl’s head. Her lips were dried and cracked; her eyes sunken. Despite her olive-toned skin, she was pale. The post Collapse appeared first on Dreamers… Read More
2021-11-09 16:40
With trembling hands, Millie gently removed the lid of the urn and exhaled with the first release of gray powder. The post Sprinkling Fairy Dust appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-10-25 15:50
She could choose, at least, which parts of him to cherish, and which parts to use as examples of how not to behave. The post Shadow appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-10-18 15:50
Sit, sip, start again, from when our moments were simple and sweet, like the people we ideally chose to become. The post Down to a tea appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-10-12 15:50
Its white wings spread wide against a crystal blue backdrop and I smile, knowing you are smiling, too The post Lay it Down appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-09-28 15:50
Hana leans into the second verse, singing about the loneliness of a songless bird. The music in my life is missing. The post Bird Without a Song appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-09-20 15:50
Our names were announced over the booming horde hailing the local girl making history. The bell tolled. The post Shoulder Season appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-09-15 15:40
I feel safe and warm, and I drift to sleep with the smell of apples, sugar, and butter gently filling my nose. The post Recipe for Life (With Butter and Sugar) appeared first on Dreamers Cre… Read More
2021-09-14 15:50
I am drawn to the train tracks and find the memory haunting. Because that’s how you died, my little brother. The post Train of Souls appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-09-05 15:40
I lay down on the couch ushered by my anguish. The clock ticks, backwards. I’m four again. The post Inside her Belly appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-08-20 15:40
I ache to whisper the fullness of my heart, but can’t decode it swift enough to speak. It’s a foreign language. The post translate my heart appeared first on Dreamers Creative Wr… Read More
2021-08-17 15:50
The late November grey hung in curtains all around them. And of course, greyest of all, on Leonard’s mood. The post Snow Ducks appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-07-30 15:40
Sarah Louise Butler’s new novel contains a mystery, intrinsically connected to nature and reader perception. The post Book Review: The Wild Heavens appeared first on Dreamers Creative… Read More
2021-07-27 15:40
My father puts his hands on my shoulders. I haven’t seen him in ten years, but he looks good. The post The Ghost in Her Room appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-07-24 19:39
We're pleased to announce the release of Issue 9 of the Dreamers Magazine, including the winners of our Haiku Contest. Get your copy now! The post Dreamers Magazine Issue 9 appeared first on… Read More
2021-07-14 13:26
Congratulations to the winners of the 2021 Dreamers Haiku Contest! We just love this haiku contest! Read the winning haiku... The post 2021 Haiku Contest – The Winners! appeared first… Read More
2021-07-05 20:30
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2021-07-02 15:40
I am 900 miles into a motorcycle ride - a road trip mostly about avoiding life and responsibility. The post Lake Powell appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-06-29 15:40
There they were. A family of two. In a house with strong bones and a living room ready to hold them. The post The Living Room appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-06-25 15:40
I had no more an idea of what to expect as I would going on a blind-date in a black hole..." The post In my Garmentless Glory appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-06-18 15:40
But, here and now, I remember everything! My life seems abstract and surreal, but I am seeing it and hearing your words. The post Inside Dementia appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-06-14 15:40
His black dog led him to a noose at the end of a rope. I was fearful she was on a similar path. The post A Gentle Man Of Science appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-05-22 15:50
In my mind I beg her silently, don’t ask him about memory loss. He remembers the words to the songs that make him happy. The post Letting Love Happen appeared first on Dreamers Creativ… Read More
2021-05-18 15:40
The tubes going in your are toxic but trying to save your life. Such a high price to pay. The post Chemo Day appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-05-12 18:18
Begin to fixate on one question: what is the best method of attracting a mate? Try to do what the books say: love yourself. The post Fools Rush In appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing… Read More
2021-05-11 03:40
There is no elixir of life—no poultice or potion—that can compare to the rejuvenation of your love. The post Panacea appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-05-02 15:50
The smoke doesn’t choke me anymore. I took the hell you made for me and made it home... The post Siobhan Robinson Poetry Collection appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-04-25 15:40
It likely served an important role in human evolution. And, there is evidence that certain animals may daydream. The post Daydream Believer appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-04-20 14:14
Submit up to 3 haiku for your chance to win! The winner will receive $120, 2 copies of our magazine, and 2 keychains on which the poem will be printed. The post Enter the Dreamers Haiku Cont… Read More
2021-04-18 15:40
I see the faces of the ones who do not complain. I stand, godlike, determining their fate. Civilization awaits my decision. The post Anthony Dennis Poetry Collection appeared first on Dreame… Read More
2021-04-16 15:40
I shouldn’t say “should”, if I want to be happy. But who can be content while they are wasting borrowed time? The post Sweatpants appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writin… Read More
2021-04-11 15:40
Cardamom cloves. Poured into mismatched cup and steel glasses. Sipped over gossip and a twin-tailed mermaid. The post Moni Brar Poetry Collection appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-04-09 15:40
fat weighs less than depression, but has greater volume, filling the space between id and ego, a gelatinous buffer against world. The post resisting gravity appeared first on Dreamers Creati… Read More
2021-04-04 15:40
If you had had just a little more time, I might have pulled up my sleeve to show you the bruises. The post Long Sleeves appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-04-02 15:40
Don’t mention my divorce or deferred adolescence but apologize for the times I was a lousy parent. The post When You Write My Eulogy appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-03-31 22:57
We're pleased to announce the release of Issue 8 of the Dreamers Magazine, including the winners of our Place & Home Contest Get your copy now! The post Dreamers Magazine Issue 8 appeare… Read More
2021-03-31 17:24
Congratulations to the winners of the 2021 Dreamers Stories of Migration, Sense of Place and Home Contest. This contest honours the term “Dreamers”... The post 2021 Place & H… Read More
2021-03-31 17:19
He’s tired of feeling like a criminal. He’s tired of being in a country that needed him, needed his people, but didn’t want their kind. The post Barbed Wilderness appeared… Read More
2021-03-31 17:03
I am | the Other Side of the story, the face | from a picture book | whose title | you cannot | pronounce: | In another life | I forged with you across continents, The post The Immigrant ap… Read More
2021-03-31 16:32
Animals move—it’s our birthright, a gift from ancient ancestors in the form of genes that could eventually code for leg or wing or fin. The post Dispersal Lessons appeared first… Read More
2021-03-28 15:40
I do know that slowly, my own heart healed as patients and families invited me into the special intimacy of illness. The post A Roadmap of Scars appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-03-26 15:40
The roots of a dysfunctional family are deeper than unhealthy thinking; they are steel wire cords. The post Rest in Peace appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-03-19 15:40
You were special, hard... but so are gems. You were a shard of glass embedded under my skin. The post Will I Forget Your Face? appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-03-16 14:53
A decade and two years of prairie farming. His hands touching her limp silhouette; Laid in the comfort of her bed. The post Prairie Heartbeats appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-03-14 15:40
The girl laughed at her mother, a bigger laugh than was necessary and took another brownie. She was high. The post Have Mercy on Us appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-03-12 16:40
Maryn concentrated on the feeling of his touch, the cool sensation that passed over her skin... The post Thin Air appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-03-05 16:40
Bodies - One by One - which flail out the Rivers like Salmon, already caught by haunting Men. The post 1915 Rewound appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-03-01 16:15
Only an expanding heart . . . one that under-stands Those who ignore their history are doomed to repeat it. The post Neall Calvert Poetry Collection appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writi… Read More
2021-03-01 15:56
Poor Dad was completely booked. So, I took it upon myself to become a professional, certified rock hunter... The post The Rock Wall appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-02-28 16:40
A thousand ideas bouncing and bounding inside my head, knocking the smoke out of me, drumming up plans for the day after... The post Reverb appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-02-26 16:40
And yet, now, as I stood with him I found myself clawing for words, searching for something to say... The post Boundaries appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-02-22 15:33
There’s always going to be ‘just too much’, if you can’t divorce yourself from your damn job. The post On God’s Green Earth appeared first on Dreamers Creative… Read More
2021-02-21 16:40
I have a support group made up of parents who have lost a child to suicide. We all want to know WHY... The post The Burden of Perspicacity appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-02-19 16:40
The numbing aftershocks as four farm families buried sons in closed caskets, automobile rubble robbing her last chance... The post Auntie rarely talks about appeared first on Dreamers Creati… Read More
2021-02-16 18:15
He washes under cold water and his sins clog the drain. Blocks of black bakhoor burn by the mirror filling the bathroom with the scent of the Kaaba. The post O’hara appeared first on D… Read More
2021-02-16 17:50
The bus, like all buses in Hyderabad, smells like lemons… and people. Landlocked and sweltering, Hyderabadians have developed an affinity for citrus. The post You Can’t See Me a… Read More
2021-02-16 17:31
I was ten years old when I concluded my grandfather was illiterate. I approached him with one of my books one day... The post A Learned Man appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-02-16 16:54
You stand at edge of the hole that your mother dug for herself — not for you — but still. You peer down, at the stairs planted into the dirt wall... The post Pilgrimage appeared… Read More
2021-02-16 16:29
A leaf breaks through the rainy mist and spirals to the gravel. “Nick, look!” Bria’s gaze follows the rock face up to where its peak hides in the fog. The post Jubilee appe… Read More
2021-02-15 16:50
Today I will lay him to rest, scattering his ashes in this extraordinarily beautiful setting. The post Paddling Toward Peace appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-02-12 16:40
Here is nourishment, we tried to say, here is something to sustain the lives remaining, the hearts that still beat.. The post Reflections on Love and Loss appeared first on Dreamers Creative… Read More
2021-02-08 04:50
As soon as Alan Baker walked through the door, he knew he was in trouble. There was a less-than-subtle sign... The post Old Dog, New Tricks appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-02-05 16:40
The smoke doesn’t choke me anymore. I took the hell you made for me and made it home... The post feu. appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-01-31 16:50
Maryn concentrated on the feeling of his touch, the cool sensation that passed over her skin... The post Shilling appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-01-29 16:40
I wanted to plug my ears. I wanted to run away. I wanted the floor to open up and swallow me... The post Sometimes I Feel Like Chernobyl appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-01-24 16:40
I can't do this. I can't parent without him. I can't hold this family together. I am failing them. I am failing everyone. The post Sorry appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More
2021-01-22 16:40
Some catalyst would send my heart racing, my lungs suddenly too large for my rib cage. Mouth glued to a vaporizer... The post An Ode (Apology) to My Lungs appeared first on Dreamers Creative… Read More
2021-01-21 12:53
The man lying on the hospital bed knows that he is dying. Beside him, the heart monitor stutters, falters, returns to a steady pace once more, each time the rhythm slower. The post The Cats… Read More
2021-01-15 14:40
I long for that boring state of alignment that I can rely on sharing with those around me... The post Out of Kilter appeared first on Dreamers Creative Writing Read More

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