The Ferris Wheel

I was happy In retrospect Which isn’t actually happiness It’s just an ephemeral memory of a moment that if I had been fully present I could have had my fill And then I wouldn’t be yearning Wasting another precious moment Before it is gone *happiness in retrospect is not true happiness, it is a memory. […]


Moving higher Changes perspective Problems dissolve Evolving into sweat beads that run down my back The conversation of those below falls away as I climb faster, higher Arriving sooner, a brief moment of peace and tranquility Alas, the beauty of this place draws others, even this early in the day A noisy group chatters over […]