Abused, terrorized, deprived,
suffering, struggling, starving,
and … genuine smiles?
all this effort pales
to the brilliantly supernova-ed creative testament
to the workings of an awesome power
the genuine smile of a human being
Revealing to me,
that no matter how hard life’s been to live,
in the moment when I truly smile,
I connect to a timeless space within,
where the pains of the past are not felt,
and the fears of the future do not dim,
this internal light overflowing with joy,
into the creation of
of the divinity within me
that can be seen
in the creation of a
To some, this is a only a picture of tragedy. To me, it is also a picture of triumph; humanity’s very real tragedy, yes, and yet humanity’s very real triumph both. Could it be as I suspect? That a human smile is one of the most creatively awesome things in this entire physical universe?
and the greatest creative act of our collective divine humanity?