Inside – A Poem

Published March 27, 2019 by Nan Mykel

What is it that calls forth

embarrassed uncertainty

when inside we stretch  to

extend our narrow sense

of self?

A meditative leap into a state of maybe,

beaten back

into the spirit’s self constraint?

Which harbors pretense;

Wherein lies the danger?

The dream state, more permissive,

Offers refuge to those

Wandering familiars

Who beckon.

 

Nan                    Image Om Seti

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