Treasure Island

Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

However Much I Write


However much I run
However much I write
I am a smaller and smaller part of all there is-
Everything is expanding at an accelerating rate
And all my writing leaves me only farther and farther behind-

It is impossible to know or conceive how this all will end
And if it will end-

But all I can expect is to be so small and so lost
And so little a part of everything
That I will not really be known to exist-

Submitted: Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Edited: Thursday, May 02, 2013

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