Falling Asleep With The TV On

James Rozoff
1 min readApr 15, 2024

Awakening from the illusion,
They exit the bedroom
Into another room in the house of dreams.

Imagining themselves woke for being in the newest dream,
It, too, becomes their reality, just as their last one was.
No world exists for them beyond the four walls of this room.

The TV’s switched to a new channel,
But it’s always on.
No time for reflection on the dreams they have
The volume’s much too loud.
No communication permitted with the dreamers
In the…