OUR REAL WORLD

OUR REAL WORLD

 

In our real world

there is

war,

and rumors

of more wars.

 

In our world there is

phenomenal beauty

in ordinary

and simple things;

demanding pressures

that threaten to

diminish

body and spirit.

 

In our world

we experience

devastating losses

and jubilant discoveries;

and

peaceful, healing times.

 

Our world

is plunging and progressing

into worse and better

at the same time;

the stretch inflates,

and the pace

increases

as information explodes

and technology

gallops

headlong

into cyberspace.

 

Who are we?

and

Where did we come from?

and

Why are we here?

and

What are we doing?

and

When

and

Where are we going?

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