Treasure Island

Gary Dodd


Past Present Future


If yesterday
is the past,
and tomorrow
is the future,
what is today?

It could be
the present,
the past,
the future,
and everything else.

How so?

What is
the past
are experiences.

What is
the future
are dreams.

What is
the present
is the realisation
of dreams
through
experiences?

Submitted: Thursday, March 20, 2014
Edited: Thursday, March 20, 2014

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This poem was written as the final poem in my book titled 'My life Your life Our lives.' It was one of many of the poems that I will call pop-out poems, which appear on the spur of the moment.

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