Realisation Poems

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If today was my last day
by Lidia Beukman

What if today was my last day on earth
Would i have quit my job , or show a little bit more skin

Drink out of bottles , or drive without a seatbelt .
Maybe call my mother , play games with my brother, go watch a movie with my father.

Drink whiskey without water

Eat bacon with more oil


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Letters To Africa
by O. I. Jibi

Letters to Africa

Dear Africa,
What else should I say
that you have already known,

You see all that is happening around you,
yet, you fail to see what is going on through you,

How much more should I speak

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Satori
by Chris Quinn

Drinking a cup of tea in my overgrown back garden
Watching flocks of birds make complex shapes in the air
The wind through the tall grass whispered to me
A riddle of unity, described and known but never understood in logic
I who am matter, am I different from clay?
I’ll be clay again soon enough
I can live only in the present, looking out at past and future
fated to never set foot in the same river twice except…
except the one I cannot avoid
the river of time , the river of forgetting and remembering

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Recent Realisation Poems
Satori
by Chris Quinn

Drinking a cup of tea in my overgrown back garden
Watching flocks of birds make complex shapes in the air
The wind through the tall grass whispered to me
A riddle of unity, described and known but never understood in logic
I who am matter, am I different from clay?
I’ll be clay again soon enough
I can live only in the present, looking out at past and future
fated to never set foot in the same river twice except…
except the one I cannot avoid
the river of time , the river of forgetting and remembering

......

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Letters To Africa
by O. I. Jibi

Letters to Africa

Dear Africa,
What else should I say
that you have already known,

You see all that is happening around you,
yet, you fail to see what is going on through you,

How much more should I speak

......

Continue reading
If today was my last day
by Lidia Beukman

What if today was my last day on earth
Would i have quit my job , or show a little bit more skin

Drink out of bottles , or drive without a seatbelt .
Maybe call my mother , play games with my brother, go watch a movie with my father.

Drink whiskey without water

Eat bacon with more oil


......

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  • Lidia Beukman
    Lidia Beukman (1 poem about Realisation)
    April 14 , 1996 - South - Africa
  • O. I. Jibi
    O. I. Jibi (1 poems about Realisation)
    December 09, 2019 - Port Harcourt
  • Chris Quinn
    Chris Quinn (1 poems about Realisation)
    Dublin, January 30, 1981