November 7-8, 2019


you can give in to it


like it wants you to

itd be so easy too

its pull is relentless

is more insistent than Earth

giving in would be as simple

as letting go of everything

letting everything grab on

carry you downstream with it

but what

I ask you, what

would be the fun in that

to go with the flow is fine

on roller-coasters

and lazy-river-rides

but this is LIFE!

is best lived when we


struggle against the torrent

to our triumph

ere we end


A poem by Peter Rhebergen

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