Jasper van der Spek


Untitled - Poem by Jasper van der Spek

we do not grow to it

and seek shelter


instead of placing roots

in being


when we bring life

it is with anguish


nothing can be conquered


when we try to understand

we raise our voice


instead of being part

in knowing


we turn away

and do not speak to it



(05/08)

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  • (6/25/2008 3:04:00 PM)


    Intuition. A curious thing. Seldom discussed as it is here. With good reason I
    believe. I believe the writer makes much of it. There is nothing wrong in this.
    A writer has a choice. A reader does too. Much may be made, but less may
    be produced in this context.

    GW62
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, June 19, 2008

Poem Edited: Friday, July 18, 2008


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