Something New

Everything continues as it has

until it doesn’t,

water flows downhill

until it won’t,

dinosaurs sleep in ice

with green grass in their teeth,

fearless armies march

to Napoleon’s latest ditch,

then the long pause

while power gathers

within the sleeping earth,

giants awaken and stars come to life

with songs of something very new…

 


 


9 Responses to “Something New”

  1. T Johansson says:

    Oh, yeah… nailed it.

  2. maria frid says:

    ……….and the beautiful huge wheels keep on turning. Thank you, dear friend for your artistry!

  3. Very new indeed, and at the same time, ancient beyond memory. Thank you Don; wonderful work.

  4. The opportunity is always present to bring the ever present heaven into the new earth. Who among us are giants? Very beautiful, Don

  5. David Banner says:

    As usual, vivid imagery, poignantly spoken…..

  6. maria says:

    Slumbering power gathering force beneath the surface of things – oh yeah.
    Thanks poet.

  7. Pichay says:

    ach aye, da neuw!

  8. Elaine says:

    Beautiful vivid imagery of the birth of our new earth. Thank You

  9. Bill Dare says:

    Having just come off a “RAW” weekend training in ID, the wildness, beauty and “newness” resonate deeply.

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