A Battle Rages

A battle rages internal.

Two fronts equally matched.

Dreams shoot fire dragons,

Their arsenal bright.

Present, drops anchors,

Heavy chains made of bills.

Which side will prevail?

The choice is yours.

For Trifecta; 33 words inspired by:

 “It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.”

― Paulo CoelhoAlchemist

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22 comments on “A Battle Rages

  1. a choice forced…albeit with good intention…

  2. Grace Black says:

    Wonderfully poignant! Thanks for sharing.

  3. Suzanne says:

    Nicely told Sandra! Love the conflicting sides. Great take on the prompt!

  4. deanabo says:

    This is great for the prompt!

  5. KymmInBarcelona says:

    Hmmmm So it’s the choice that makes it interesting… Good one!

  6. Draug419 says:

    Maybe some middle ground can be found and a treaty signed? (:

  7. Brian Benoit says:

    Heavy chains made of bills indeed (fitting, right around tax time. eesh) Go fire dragon-shooting dreams, go

  8. Bills. Nasty things, they make me keep a job when I’d much rather be dreaming.

  9. Cobbie's World says:

    To simply discuss dreams vs reality as a balncing act would have been more than enough but, to structure your poem so exactly equal and balanced added to the overall quality of your finished work. Very well-organized and executed.

  10. Christine says:

    “Present, drops anchors, / Heavy chains made of bills.” This is a great phrase. Great job, Sandra!

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