Jan De Raeymaeker


Beating my boundaries


How do I think beyond these meagre physical bounds?
Make my mind forget its teachings, instincts bred for eons
A rock-solid world slow-learned through experience
What might make me ignore that which I know for sure?
Allow me to conquer touch and sight, and every sense
Eloquently think irrationality upon my reasonable self?

Submitted: Friday, July 18, 2014

Topic of this poem: life

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