The Unknown

 
The unknown, a place of mystery
With potentiality for creativity
But the mind can travel to many places
Creating worry, confusing mazes
Evoking fear and anxious dreams
With a darkness black, no light may gleam

But in this traveling of the mind
Why is the unknown so unkind?
Why not invite the mind to go
Where mystery lives in a beautiful glow?

Fear will never stand a chance
Against the love you place in this dance
Between yourself and the faith you hold
And in the stories that’ll soon be told

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2 thoughts on “The Unknown

  1. I am deeply impressed by the depth and reflection in your poem Lily. ‘Light-ed’ words that travel far into the darkness, illuminating the walls of the cave, Plato’s even. Deep, rich poetry. Well written.

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    1. Thank you, Deborah. Life has interesting timing. My mind tends to go to those dark alleys of the unknown and I am reminding myself to invite in some light to illuminate that path:)

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