tyler eisner


Blink


How fast time flies
Year gone in an instant
One may blink into the future
But can one blink into the past
One can capture the past with the blink of an aperture
And one can reminisce of the past through this blink
But on cannot blink into the past as one blinks to the future

Though as one may capture the past into the present
One may not capture the future to bring presently
For once one captured the future. The present has past
And should one try to bring future to present they should find
That as they look at the blink of the future
They truly are just reminiscing of the past
Thought it may be a past that has yet to come again.

Submitted: Sunday, November 24, 2013
Edited: Monday, November 25, 2013
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