Current Events

Mosaic fish

Swirling under a butter sun,
Languidly I become
One with the current,
Ever circling
This luminous pool,
Looping through my lazy reverie.
Vaguely aware I am losing
Some essential identity,
A separateness
That makes me, me;
I vow to forsake this place.
Yet the heady siren’s call
To blend into the cool blue thrall,
The glassy-eyed sameness,
Knowing a belonging
Even while longing
To stand alone and free,
Breathing, thinking, feeling…
Without worrying whom to please,
Recaptures my peace.

[Inspired by Rory’s sheeple post.]

~*~

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8 responses to “Current Events

  1. I too am Pisces and I love your colored pic!

    Like

  2. Very well written poem. We lose ourself in the crowd.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Ooh, l am a bull too 🙂 According to many, full of it as well 🙂

    Great poem 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

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