You only live an unknown number of times


you only live an unknown number of times
and the grass is only green with a certain kind of eyes and
when a planet revolves around its sun a
new year on that planet begins but
the solar systems the galaxies the
whole universe is moving too so what
does that mean for the calendar? and what if
there’s another universe and
another before that? and
what if time is confined to clocks like
souls are confined to bodies and the peculiarities of
time and soul
so familiar to us
take up stranger forms when they break free from their
corporeal prison cells? and what crime did they perform to
be imprisoned in the first place? and
what if souls don’t exist and
time doesn’t either? and a
cat has nine lives and a human has nine
too but only in the story books the computers
read their children both
before and surely
after they’ve been born for the infinith

Death Life Mortality Mystery Random Time

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.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: