Onalethuso Petruss Ntema

(27/02/1985 / Maun, Botswana)

Are you aware?


Are you aware
that you are
not aware?
are you?

are you aware
of your heart beat?
how often do you
count the pulse?

are you aware
of your senses?
are you aware
of your actions?

are you aware
of your emotions?
are you aware
of your life?

are you aware
that you are not aware
of your self?
are you?

are you aware
that you are not aware
of what you say?
how and why you did

be aware
of your true self
and be a leader
of your inner self.

opn12042013/0300

poem: 'are you aware? '
book: 'google eyes'
year: april 2013
book no.4 of 2013

mambo

Submitted: Friday, April 12, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 08, 2013

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self awareness is key to self forwardness.

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