Who am I?

Not my weaknesses or strengths, nor all the cravings that I chase.

Who am I?

not my money
not my job
not my country
not my god
not my existential crisis cries
that tell me i’m a fraud.

not my failures
not my dreams
not my habits
not my genes
not the thoughts that crowd my head
nor all the things I think they mean.

not my gender
not my race
not my family
not my face
not my weaknesses or strengths
nor all the cravings that I chase.

not my species
not my time
not my planet
not my mind
not the moral code inside
I feel is keeping me in line.

not the future
not the past
I’m not the first
and not the last
I’m not the answer to a question
any person’s thought to ask,

as i’m the mystery of life,
so who I am will stay concealed,
until my journey comes to end,

and I stop writing all this
spiel.

Human Human Nature Life Mystery Random The Self

Adam Millett View All →

Adam Millett is a freelance writer for hire with an affinity for dressing up as Spiderman and writing about saving the planet. He likes to climb trees and stare at the stars in his spare time and likes to help businesses tell their sustainability stories while he’s working. Visit his website at wordchameleon.com if you want to tell the world yours.

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