Inner Laziness Of the Mind 2013

Inner Laziness Of The Mind

I blame myself: tamasic, slothful

In the subtlest, most deceitful ways,

Secret ways,

Hard to describe

And sneaky too;

The slight unwillingness to move;

The small decision not to do.

Postponement; working ‘gainst improvement;

Expertise, technique and not

Foreseeing

What it means to be a being

In control;

Gobbledy-gook.

Who can explain

The nook

Inside our brain,

As if it all

Were nonsensical?

 

Inner Laziness of the Mind 2.9.2013 (2 poems found unfinished on a scrap date 6.15/17 2003)

A Sense Of The Ridiculous;

Arlene Corwin

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