Reality as a pet hate

Posted: January 22, 2013 in Memoir, Philosophy, Verses
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Reality-when excessive

Sounding overdriven notes

Drives men to take cover

Seeking options to quell it.


Reality- negate or posit it

Or turn your back you may

Drawing apps and new ways,

Plying for situation control.


An earplug- born of needs

To nix the sound extern

Is deafness made wearable,

As if world has no words for you.


Or an earphone, still better

To fix a sound you like

As if it’s only one you’d hear

Though the world cries out loud.


Blindfold in its symbolic richness

Can hold the world at bay, a dark bay.

Window-blinds shut in

To let in just a beamlet;


Still reality stays and it says’

“You hear that you want

You see that you want,

But there is more and more unturned.”


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