Treasure Island

Mark Arvizu

(Ciudad De Los Angeles, California)

The Truth


To peel back the sky is what I desire
To know all the truth is what I aspire
To throw my mind beyond the wind and whim of man
To see past the now
To step past the day if I could know how

Then what would I do with such veracity?
Juggle it with myth and mirth to my fancy?

So must I wait or watch for something to happen
To further my stand for what I believe in?

My life shall pass 'fore I know all of wisdom
Would I be wrong if I peeled back the heavens?

Submitted: Sunday, July 07, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, July 17, 2013

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The quest for truth
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(6-23-2013)

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