Adrift in an ocean of indifference
Purple streaks cast across your shipMATES
Just hunger, naked, raw
waves lapping against your skin
Almost a feeling then
then – opaque vistas
waters rising against an unreachable horizon
What do we really know? Not much it appears. Mysteries surround us and trip us up at every turn. Most of the knowledge we assume to be solid is in fact only theory. Not proven. Not fact. Not truth.
We must guard against those that claim to have the truth.
In fact, there is a beautiful saying:
Trust nobody who says they have the truth, trust everybody who is seeking for the truth.
I concur. To go a step further we must get away from an anthropocentric view of the world and accompanying truth(s) and widen our faculties to include all life in our quest for the ultimate answers.
I suspect that will lead us down a very difficult path, but the high road is always the hardest way to travel.
There have been attempts in the past. I call them anachronisms because they do not fit within the time and place, any time and place really, of their occurrence.
My hope is that one day these thoughts will not be anachronistic.