Never Knowing Much

One moment allows the seeds opening crack and in that same
grows a forest

How can we ever believe we know much?
Words serve those who use them like a
balm to threaten the quandary that works
like a pernicious blade
carving out the fear of

‘never knowing much’keeps me on my toes

this allowing for…

Not Knowing

silent sometimes I am till I just can’t hold my
hands down anymore.

I bolt out of the gate
I freak thinking I lost something a second ago

when what happened was
I birthed again
this new moment
growing far faster than I can ever keep up with.

So I stopped feeling loss and just put one foot in front of the other, sometimes I put blinders on
so I don’t tell you what you should feel.

For I’ve discovered


is as close to anything

I’ll ever ‘know’ for sure.

Linaji 2010

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  • Dawn B Davies-McIninch
    Dawn B Davies-...almost 4 years ago

    striking image and superb poem, well done, dawnxx

  • Hi Dawnie.. and thanks so much.

    – linaji

  • kevinmawson
    kevinmawsonalmost 4 years ago

    Feeling my dear Lina! Is a Wonderfull thing!!! Love this art!



  • delighted to see you Mr. Mawson! thank you!

    – linaji

  • LoveringArts
    LoveringArtsalmost 4 years ago

    Stunning Verse , Fabulous image = A Brilliant combination

  • Oh that is such a wonderful comment Paul, thank you kindly.

    – linaji

  • eon .
    eon .almost 4 years ago

    its all a dream which daily presents itself.. You do so well to explain that not knowingness..which allows for constant learning " – )) ah the beauty of the awe in it all

  • I see your work and know you know just about as much as I do… and yet.. :=} xox

    – linaji

  • eoconnor
    eoconnoralmost 4 years ago

    LInaji a wonderful poem, feeling shows we are alive ,and your image encapsulates that aliveness !Liz

  • Oh Liz.. this image inspired the verse…thank you so much xxx

    – linaji

  • hollypaino
    hollypainoalmost 4 years ago

    I call for a feature here! Great verse, I agree with Paul above! xxx

  • Now you have me smiling,, can you see it on my icon? teeheeexx

    – linaji

  • Dawn M. Becker
    Dawn M. Beckeralmost 4 years ago

    stunning image and excellent poem :o)

  • Thank you so much for the wonderful comment and support!!

    – linaji

  • Vasile Stan
    Vasile Stanalmost 4 years ago

    Lina, you offered me today a moment of sheer beauty with your words, all the while humbly pondering over the two sides of knowing: feelings and thoughts, life and its opposite. Thank you for the evocative and tender moment.
    Pure pleasure to read you inside out and back.

  • xxxx

    – linaji

  • JenLand
    JenLandalmost 4 years ago

    Oh so wise – feeling is the only thing we’ll know for sure. Wow. Wonderful write and image my friend.

  • such a wonderful Morning, I had to work but then I felt the connect here so strong. I love when i am tuned into bubble time.. and friends.. sending you much love.

    – linaji

  • doreen connors
    doreen connorsalmost 4 years ago


  • Nice and wonderful hugs and a kiss to boot!! teeheexxx

    – linaji

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