Is it the nature of desire or
the desire of nature to reveal
how little we have evolved.
Is it the few words of a person or
a person of few words who
commands our attention.
Is it the history of violence or
the violence of history that stirs
Is it the loss of sadness or
the sadness of loss that wakes
the suddenness of joy.
Is it the surprise of a gift or
the gift of surprise that creates
Is it the loneness of a flower or
the flower of aloneness that opens
Is it the beauty of art or
the art of beauty that claims
us after turning away.
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