Treasure Island

douglas scotney

(boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Lightning Said


to a man with doubt,
'Where you were
is where you'll be,
but if you concentrate on now,
like me,
you'll make the most
of your uncertainty.'

Submitted: Saturday, September 21, 2013
Edited: Saturday, September 21, 2013
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  • Danny Draper (9/25/2013 7:36:00 AM)

    Some particles are at all places in the universe at once and while seemingly improbable is a certainty. (Report) Reply

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