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Beyond the absurdity of reality


07.20.16 Posted in today's words by

Julia Hones’ most recent poem to appear here was “Double Nature” (February 2014) 

Beyond the absurdity of reality
By Julia Hones

Hands grasp the flicker of a truth.
I stand tall
facing the sky and the soil,
embracing both.

Words don’t know how to age;
Everything else can crumble and dissolve.



2 Responses to “Beyond the absurdity of reality”

  1. Bobbie Troy says:

    Love this line:
    Words don’t know how to age