Category Archives: human condition verses

We have to change

 

We have to change.

We have to change every single day,

Usually more than once,

Sometimes very often;

Because there always are occasions

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and they used to tell us

 

and they used to tell us

that the air we breathe

is oxygen, nitrogen, carbon dioxide

and some little amounts of other gases

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Shadow self

 

 

My every inclination to sin

Has all been written in my mind

In the language of my brain

The way its cells are linked

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The Shadow Self At Shadow Play

 

 

And, Shakespeare, depicting tragedy,

What insight did Macbeth end with

In the twisted vines of self and soul

That overvaulting ambition distorted,

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Where are you?

 

 

And so God roamed about His garden

Shouting out: ‘Where are you?’

 

I have hidden behind the cover

Of my make-shift identity, to hide

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What’s important is not

 

 

What’s important is not

The time of life that I pass through.

What’s important is

The life that passes through me.

 

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Life is uncertainty?


The words keep going over

and going

and I have much

to say

and more

to understand.

 

Life is uncertainty.

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little things (ii)

 

Little drops of water, little grains of sand

Make a mighty ocean and a beauteous land.

 

every thought or word or deed

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some people


some people know how they should live

what they can take what they should give

and just how much they can allow

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your world

so many people all around

living each in their own world

i too am living one that’s mine

obliviously all wrapped up

each in our little existence

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