Profound

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
This poem is about the search for personal depth. It's questioning - questioning our desires, are capability...

Submitted: February 20, 2013

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Profound

 

Searching is endless,

trails scattered along the path,

ending.

every new try an opportunity – the despair reverberating ever more loudly

Reason notwithstanding, the endeavors lengthen,

only Weariness urges you to continue.

 

Baffled by your own conjectures a frown begins to set, growing deeper as time wares on.

Meaning is elusive, suspense

holds you from day to passing day.

Analysis ongoing, you trudge on…

a small pebble trips you up – as you stumble understanding  strikes.

 In the end, profound thoughts seethed. Boiling down to a single pebble of truth – a warped cycle has left you blackened and burned within the confines of your own mind.

 

The wish to be profound is, to most, a wish to waist away under burdened scrutiny.


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