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Life Arts    H4'ed 1/6/18

Parallel reality -- a poem

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A seahorse thought,
A very small wave

Followed by another.
And way down below,

Its counterpart,
The seahorse . . .

And maybe deeper,
Some quiet resolve

To explore vast spaces
Of eternal quietude beneath oceans

That seem to never end. And yet,
Someday we wind up in the sunlight on a shore

As beautiful as any place imaginable
With no plastic

Nor any trace of war,
And there, to make peace with the memory

That we made it through
By simply being kind.

(Article changed on January 6, 2018 at 18:20)

 

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Gary Lindorff is a poet, writer, blogger  and author of several books, the latest: 13 Seeds: Health, Karma and Initiation. Over the last few years he has begun calling himself an activist poet, channeling his activism through poetic (more...)
 

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