Nathan Coppedge

Veteran Poet - 1,415 Points (10/23/1982 / New Haven, CT)

The Vendetta Of Knowledge - Poem by Nathan Coppedge

Follow light, and you will be pursued by dark.

Follow dark, and you will escape the light.

Worship mystery, and you will not bear suffering.

Acquire truth, and suffering becomes currency.

Know of mystery, and you will know of mastery.

Know of problems, and you will know of intelligence.

Escape everything, and you will know nothing.

Escape nothing, and you will know something.

Topic(s) of this poem: knowledge

Form: Echo Verse

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Summarizing some aspects of mystical knowledge.

Comments about The Vendetta Of Knowledge by Nathan Coppedge

  • Kelly Kurt (6/30/2016 9:56:00 PM)

    I am not sure what 'mystical' knowledge is, but many of your lines are valid (Report) Reply

    Nathan Coppedge (7/1/2016 5:21:00 AM)

    Thank you for commenting.

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  • Nisha Nair (6/16/2016 7:27:00 PM)

    Awakening. That's the word which I could think of as soon as I read your poem: -)
    The best line - 'Worship mystery, and you will not bear suffering.'
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 28, 2016

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