Friday, May 31, 2013

Silence

In the space between words
sits patience
expectation stares and
the three temptations of
Buddha and Christ
walk together

I rearrange words
with painful determination
over and over
helplessly hoping
that the void
nothingness
reveals its secrets

my life
my destiny
my self

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This on HelloPoetry:
http://hellopoetry.com/poem/silence-211/

TED talk that inspired "three temptations":
http://www.ted.com/talks/lisa_bu_how_books_can_open_your_mind.html

Yesterday evening I had images/thoughts of space between words of great poems :)

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