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What We Are


12.31.14 Posted in today's words by

Bobbie Troy’s most recent poem to appear here was She: In Black (November 2014).

What We Are
By Bobbie Troy

we are
less than a breath
in the universe
but all breaths
minuscule
but mighty
powerless
but powerful
nothing
but all
an everlasting conundrum
passed down
through the centuries
yet still unsolved

 



3 Responses to “What We Are”

  1. Jeanette Gallagher says:

    Loved this wonderful poem, Bobbie. The first three lines grabbed me but then so did the rest of the lines. Deep thoughts and great writing!

  2. JMD says:

    Love it…great pondering thoughts for the new year…

  3. Yes we are. Please send me your new email address.