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Life is an infinite continuum, feeding on its own death. Our mortality, real and imagined, lives within. We can always see these truths with a discerning eye. The mirrored images that seem like two, are but one, a parallel universe whose paths cross like a wisp of wind, we are all of one time, like prose and poems written in separate centuries, but of the same struggle. There, always there, truth never hides, except for those who don’t seek it  for fear of what they might find. From light to dark we fly in different directions though toward the same destination. What matters is what we do on our flight. Do we see the paths of leaves as they float on the pond, the reflection of the sky beyond, and the trees, who have now shed their leaves but will reflect full in the spring; beneath the leaves, the roots of the lily pads  and the stare of a wary carp who looks from his world as we do from ours? We must find time on our journey to read, play a game, or simply sit and wonder at the marvels around us, for death will come in its own time…

Teen Poet--poem #5


Blog Posted:2/7/2013 7:49:00 AM

                          Fantasy

 

I think, if God had heard my foolish prayer,

And you had loved me as I hoped you would;

And I’d looked up one day, and seen you there,

---And you had smiled , as if you understood

Those dreams that I had always feared profane,

And did not mind;---and if I had but found

The quiet touch of your hands, to keep me sane

When all the long, familiar faces frowned…

 

Then on some cool and secret- shadowed night

I’d wake, and find in your remembered eyes

The strange new Truth I’d longed to realize---

As when some ploughman strikes a precious stone,

And holding it intensely in his hand

With sudden sweetness knows it for his own.

(John Magee-16)

 

You can somewhat feel the youth, the vulnerability here, the unrequited love he so deeply desires.

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  1. Date: 2/7/2013 12:03:00 PM
    wow what talent he had...Seren

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