Lone Ghost

Life's University

I am not Harvard graduated
But I have a Ph.D. from life

I take notes raptly watching it unfold
To decode the hoax of subtle to gross

I study its overwhelming mysteries
To the point of meaningless meaning

I just simply learn from the very best teacher and guru, Silence.

The inquisition boils down to
How can I get an A from it?

Be quiet and you will know.

Mental noise is the worst enemy
a curious mind can have

It never lets truly totally grasp
The lessons in silence dwell

In silence lies, the only thing
worth knowing in the world,

Who we are...?

Topic(s) of this poem: life, silence

Poem Submitted: Sunday, March 5, 2017

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