When Suppression is the Only Way

A beautiful and thought-provoking poem

The Seeker's Dungeon

Either heaven
or hell
or 6 feet under
the answer soon
will be upon us all
and whether we
laugh, dance and sing
suffer
or just stop being
subject to the grace of God
or just bacteria
or something yet not imagined
and far superior
there are certain questions
we must ask ourselves
along the way
so that we will at least know we tried.

It’s said
that you have to choose
you can’t have it both ways
for God or for man
will you spend your days?
For yourself
or for others
your ego
or your brothers
your wife
or your lovers
with one foot in each world
nothing is obtained.
Self-knowledge –
what is it worth?
Do you see it as
philosophy
or cast it away
as a curse?
When your passions
aren’t always
in line with your passion
and if you can’t have it all
then what…

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