792 [11 November 2006]

It’s unforgiving, this life
terrible in its retribution,
terrifying in its ability
to encompass you whole.
All try to rise above
the basic drive of our humanity,
but still we are driven hard.

© Johanna Fugitt 2017

About taikodragonjkf

Member of Spokane Taiko. Poet. Karaoke singer. Love cats and baseball.
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