pulling together…

pulling together

when the winds died down
sailors who manned the ship’s sails 
during the night’s storm
now rest alone on calm seas
forgetting how they survived

continuous obscurity…

these things
have
no end
birth
followed by
death
death
followed by
grief
grief
followed by
forgetfulness
it is
forgetfulness
that
let’s cycles
begin
again
cycles of life
and
hope
cycle of hate
and
anger
then
cycles of death
and
grief
followed by
cycles
of
forgetting