Deep NREM Sleep

Portraits of pale purple petals

in a sun squint eye sting slot

of mid-morning meadow mist

while breathing blooming buttercups

lining liquid lavender languid lips.

 R. Gerry Fabian is a retired English instructor. As a poet and novelist,

he has been publishing his writing since 1972 in various literary magazines. 


His web page is 


Twitter @GerryFabian2


He has published three books of his published poems: Parallels

Coming Out Of The Atlantic and Electronic Forecasts.