Circles

Simulation, tale or dream,
nonsensical secret scheme.
What is real? How would we know?
Will this knowledge help us grow?

If eyes could see beyond air,
Will we dare to be aware?
Some realities are rough,
but can heal with a soft touch.

Life appears to feel so tough,
yet transforms to smoky puffs.
Will true wisdom be exposed?
Can eyes open, if sealed closed?

Meditate, inhale deep peace,
with intentions underneath.
Will the heart regain control?
Can we break the mold that holds?

Can we swim within the breeze?
Will freedom bring unity?
Second chances mend stripped keys,
liberates humanity.

One encounter at a time,
free caged thoughts to ease the mind.
Simple gestures souls may find,
can transform dark thoughts to kind.

– Grace Y. Estevez – Reddy

Moonwashed Weekly Challenge – November 29, 2022
Prompt – Nonsensical

44 thoughts on “Circles

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  1. Beautiful ethereal perception here, Grace. So much is energy which eyes cannot see, how magical life is…”if eyes could see beyond air”– indeed. Masterful piece. πŸ‘
    P.S. This is could be…maybe..a nice intro poem to an anthology…in my opinion…😊

    1. Thank you so much, Suzette. Yes, life is full of magic and wonder. Truly appreciate your kindness and support, dear friend. Means more than I can ever express.πŸ’•πŸ™πŸ’•

  2. Such a beautiful piece reflecting on the essence of life. “Meditate and inhale deep peace” yes, indeed and let the magic swirl and protect us wherever we go. πŸ’–

  3. ahh applause to you, dear friend. another beautiful piece.
    Will this knowledge help us grow?- this feels more of an urge for us to try it and i love that you put it in question form.

  4. There are so many questions that remain unanswered. A thoughtful poem indeed, well penned, Grace πŸ‘πŸ’–

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