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Are we but ephemera,

Or timeless?

A work of art

That disappears


In the mists of time?

This material form

That endures so short a time.

Then, reappearing

In the dewdrops

Of a frosty Autumn morn,

And in the sunlight

Of a bright Spring dawn.

The comforting songs

Of a dawn bird singing.


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What if the hyperreal really isn’t real,

And the news never happened?


Our perceptions are just pixels, photons,

Bits and bytes scattered on a screen.


Gods and monsters both just

Misapprehensions of a troubled mind.


But whose mind is responsible for

The anxiety provoking representation?


Surely some eternal consciousness

Has not conspired to create in y...

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