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A Poem by RobertRonnow


Author: RobertRonnow
Created: November 08, 2015 at 06:59 pm
Upload Type: Poem, G (All)  
Category: Free Verse | Writing | General/Other
Upload Stats: 5 Stars by 1 users with 1 comments and 189 views

New Mind  

The mind is the body
paying attention to what
it is seeing and doing.

Morning tea, unemployed
was one thing twenty years ago
and another now, two babies.

Yet when the boys pay
attention to what they do
a small rift in time opens

to prepare myself to name
plants and play
tunes. In that rift

the quiet morning streams
by. Work on clothing,
tools and food

gathering and preparation.
The young children practice
holding hands steady

new mind to attend.


© RobertRonnow - all rights reserved

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calsdarkembrace
November 08, 2015
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you sound as if you are waiting for a big change.


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