How Might I? – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

Photo: Kaltukatjara (Docker River) looking towards a section of the Peterman Ranges.

“Sometimes I feel like I’m slowly floating away.” Kasie West

How Might I?

How Might I hold eternity
while my heart is reaching  beyond the 
skies with feelings of feathery float 
never before experienced, as this swirl
of temporal ecstasy has roused empyrean
visions so electric, that just to breathe,
to remain firmly grounded, seems 
impossible so, how might I begin to
hold eternity?

Copyright 2021 ©Paul Vincent Cannon
All Rights Reserved ®


Filed under awareness, bush walking, camping, Free Verse, nature, poem, quote

23 responses to “How Might I? – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

  1. I love this poetic ode to the ecstatic.

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  2. always enjoy your poems and photos

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  3. This is the great mystery of our life. Thank you for sharing this very thought provoking poem. Have a nice week! xx Michael

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  4. Amy

    Thank you for sharing your thoughts, Paul. Very beautifully expressed.

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  5. such wonderful questions to ponder Paul. Lately i have more questions than answers. 💖

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