The Unknown

 

Originally published on the Literati Mafia

galaxies beguile and beckon,
mouths of black holes yawn.
I face the unknown, bent of body, but bright of mind,
not fearing the dawn
of old age that comes
to all stars, planets, and man.
I face the unknown, time running through my fingers
like grains of silvered sand.

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11 thoughts on “The Unknown”

  1. galassie seducenti e chiamano,
    bocche di buchi neri sbadigliano.
    Affronto l’ignoto, piegato di corpo, ma luminoso di mente,
    non temendo l’alba
    della vecchiaia che viene
    a tutte le stelle, i pianeti e l’uomo.
    Affronto l’ignoto, il tempo scorre tra le mie dita
    come granelli di sabbia argentata.

    gorgeous! Gretings from Italy!

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  2. Out there in space where life began, so shall each of us will find our end. You and I will be Black Stars, my darkest friend. 🖤

    Your potent words have always defied gravity, Kaddie. Let’s hope old age will be just as kind.

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