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For Granted

02Jun2019
POEM
3

For Granted

Caught up in self importance
I fail to see the billion suns in the midnight sky
in my narrow field of concern and sorrow
I fail to feel the warmth of the breeze on my skin
who is this robber of vision and sensation
where are the flames of wisdom and gratitude
to melt the cell bars


3 responses to “For Granted”

  1. mtpoet says:

    You (w)works well in this cell.

  2. H.A. Spinelli says:

    This is incredible! I love the images you present. Gorgeous.

  3. Good reminder to look outside of myself and at the world more often!

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