Disregard

It used to be that we –
Existed under the guise of possible retribution;
Now we languish about the debris.

Congenial it was; when we lived harmoniously,
With one another and the sublunary world
Instead we force a sultry existence,
As true human nature unfurled

This generation feels no compunction,
At the rampant destruction of ourselves;
In spirit, in mind, and physically, offers a contradistinction
Parallel in size only to the infinite – it seems a farce.

A blatant disregard for our need of self preservation
We have sealed the date as imminent, for our own expiration.

© Luis Valencia

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About luisydomonique

Poetry Year Long Project between Luis Valencia and the Brilliant, Beautiful, and Vivace Domonique Celeste Alcaraz.
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4 Responses to Disregard

  1. I love your poems. That is all. haha

  2. notjeffery says:

    Your words are killer.
    I’ve given you a happiness award.
    Check it out on my page.
    Peace,

  3. Artswebshow says:

    this is wonderful.
    Nicely crefted

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