Me: being have been and will be, is
by Rob Littler
Sometimes I will stand outside myself and watch my figure working, acting
Interacting, hearing the reverberations of my voice
Echo through that immediate criticism—
I am thinking about the infinite choice
I have in this third schism, as I finger the image
Of me watching myself doing what I must
To continue to flame, to burn
With lust and desire, yet merely
and most non-humanlike, to simply be.
Knowing still, it is all the parts which synergize
Posted on 07/26/2013
Copyright © 2021 Rob Littler
|Member Comments on this Poem|
|Posted by Chris Sorrenti on 08/16/13 at 12:03 PM|
Catchy piece Rob. Both in the title and text; fascinating piece of introspection.
|Posted by W. Mahlon Purdin on 08/18/13 at 03:06 AM|
The third schism. That's very amusing. And most human-like. A wonderful poem, Rob. Thank you.