Aidalin's Lullaby

She walked on billowy clouds of thought
breathing in the cool sharp air
reality she forever fought
With a face so ever fair
Aidalin! Aidalin! Lift up thine eyes,
for you'll be in dreamland, until sunrise.

O'er oceans blue and forests green
she traveled on and on
Many a queer and new thing was seen
Sung always a joyful song
Aidalin! Aidalin! Lift up thine eyes
for you'll be in dreamland, until sunrise.

The journey now comes to a close
Aidalin travels home
What she saw there, nobody truly knows
Through ethereal dreams did she roam.
Aidalin! Aidalin! Come now, and wake.
When night does come again, again, a new road you will take.



One of my biggest writing inspirations is J.R.R. Tolkien, who is famous for putting in songs, ballads, and poems into his works as a creative way to show the lore of Middle Earth. I created this lullaby as an "extra" to a story I am currently writing.

~ K A T H R Y N

P.S. I wrote this last Summer and never posted it! That's what comes of having an overabundance of drafts. 

1 comment:

  1. This was so so beautiful Eowyn!!!! ;) I loved it so much.
    You will have to share snippets of your story!!!! Well, if you want... BUT YOU STILL SHOULD.
    Ugh, so sorry it took me FOREVER to comment on this!!


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