the shadow of dragons



The small voice of helplessness

is always crushed

by the Arctic wind of selfishness


It is left shivering and frightened

by the booming icebergs

of the heartless


And as we lay awake in distress

on our wet

and weary pillow

we engage with the shadow of dragons






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arqios's picture

A very powerful expression

A very powerful expression that brings me to the epic saga of Ang's quest in the Avatar. But selfishness appears to be at the root of it all that ails us.

here is poetry that doesn't always conform

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Spinoza's picture

is indeed the root


It is indeed the root. And the world is emersed in it.