Treasure Island

Kaila George

(20 October 1962 / New Zealand)

The Structure of Time


The sun shone down on the sands of time
As the waves lapsed on the cusp of life
The structure of time
Ticks away as we rush through our lives
The hour glass slowly trickles away
As we think we don’t have enough time
To do this or that
But if you plan it with a knowledge that
Everything you are now doing is purely
For the essence of life you have now
Does that not count in our lives?
How can you take the path that you know is right?
If people around you are not seeing how much you have changed
Or is this just me being a cow again…smiles
Think I’ll just get on with my life…everyone else will eventually catch up

Submitted: Friday, February 21, 2014

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