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One

Michael Matalon 1973 (New York)



Distractions
constant and futile
are forever brutal
in the search for truth

and

Transactions
in greed and power
leave us weak and sour
in the quest for peace

yet,

Attractions
to wisdom and love
gives us hope thereof
to be who we are

One

About this poem

We're all distracted with life, and we all transact in living, but what we should do is attract what matters most!

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Written on September 02, 2011

Submitted by Michaelmatalon on September 09, 2021

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Michael Matalon

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4 Comments

  • queenbeesecrets
    Beautifully put thank you
    LikeReplyReport 122 days ago
  • Dougla$Irishman
    Who is the ONE
    Not us we hope
    Is it the Son
    Then we can cope !
    LikeReplyReport6 months ago
  • Branyler
    Thanks for me
    LikeReplyReport8 months ago
  • Soulwriter
    Nicely balance poem.
    LikeReplyReport8 months ago
    • Michaelmatalon
      it’s all about symmetry :-)
      LikeReplyReport 18 months ago

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