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surreal

surreal

Posted December 28th, 2016 by july3girl

by infinte darkness (panda)
in Illinois

December 28th, 2016

a/n: the merriam-webster word of the year is surreal. pretty much sums it up. (definition mentioned courtesy of said dictionary)

 

sur-re-al:

marked by the intense irrational reality of a dream

 

sur-re-al:

an irrational reality

 

sur-re-al:

a dream

 

that’s what this was supposed to be:

a dream

 

a nightmare

 

the kind with clowns threatening people

 

the kind with terrorists killing hundreds

 

the kind with death

 

the kind with our idols leaving the world

 

the kind with a time machine that takes us back to the days where no one had rights except for one gender, one religion, one race, one sexuality

 

this was supposed to be a dream

this irrational reality

this place that we wake up in

was supposed to only be in our minds

where the worst possible scenarios are created

the place where our darkest thoughts

our doubts

our worries

are supposed to stay

 

this was supposed to be a dream

the way that an apocalypse is a dream

the way that flying with wings of skin is a dream

 

this was supposed to be a dream

and yet


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