Triangle Upon Triangle

thought to extemporise an idea

felt here and there

balanced more intrinsically than obvious

awakening to blindfolded, nothing

ever seen before but understood

communicants rather than participants

evolutionary rather than stagnant

recognition rather of nothingness

shared

universality in Hubble moments

floating the grounded

elevating the rooted

archetypes vanished

in splendour, a vacancy,

void broken at apex,

triangle upon triangle,

widening from the narrow,

closing behind widest

to be breached again,

triangle upon triangle,

overlapping base to

next head

forward filling,

sided similarly

crossing, criss-crossing,

exploring divergence

new awareness

awakened

 

Flash! Flash!

It’s mirrored in rotation

flash! flash! there!

we see it and we’re safe

and can veer from everywhere

there’s danger on the rocky

danger unto death

we turn around and flee the risk

doing what seems best

flash! flash! It’s there again

such a simple plan

repelling and attracting

warning when it can

I’m looking for that lighthouse

so that I can steer my course

I’ve seen it once or twice, sometimes

I sail there for discourse

the danger is attractive

when that little light blinks on

flash! flash! there it goes

bidding while it warns

a little blink from heaven

flash! flash! there!

I’m off again on sailing ship

bound for who knows where

till all the lights have settled into

twinkling steady tone

adventure on life’s roughest seas

until safely harbour’d home