What We Are

we_are

 

We are

what we are:

neither more or less,

yet we can recline and sink

or rise up and

stretch.

-<0>-

©Jane Paterson Basil

5 thoughts on “What We Are

  1. I am curious if you see this poem the same way I do, Jane? I see it as a little bundle of profundity. A 500 watt bulb packed into a small box. Not a searchlight, but pretty good for something that doesn’t need a truck to haul it around on.

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