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Comments about Tanaka CXX
The world has an insistence that you should be good at something
That yours should be a path to the known and quantifiable.
To a predetermined ideal
That you may be someone
And make something of yourself.
Long I believed that was the only path
Long I trod that way,
Seeking the self that they all said I was meant to be.
And yet here I stand,
In this the moment of your enlightening I come to whisper,
wisdom gathered on these my travels.
A journey to their envisioned self of I
Today I come to ...