Treasure Island

Patti Masterman


Is the Sky as Wide


Is time something does not exist,

Is nature just its deadly kiss,

Is freedom just a bell that rings?

And did God swindle all the saints

when he gave the angels wings?


Is love something thrown away,

Does death die to live another day;

Do the boneyards rise up while we sleep?

Lest we perish for answers where we lay-

is the sky as wide as worlds are deep?

Submitted: Monday, July 01, 2013
Edited: Thursday, July 25, 2013

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