Treasure Island

Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

There Are Too Many Contradictions In A Life


There Are Too Many Contradictions In A Life

There are too many contradictions in a life
to ever write that life down in perfect clarity.

All we can do is select moments of our experience
and make of our great pretensions little Poems.

The whole Truth is a different Poem
one too subtle for us to completely write.

Submitted: Sunday, August 10, 2008

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