Waiting

all of infinity
in an infinitesimal double helix
waiting…

For CDHK where we learn Basho’s ‘Paradox” technique which encourages the reader to ponder about the juxtaposition of two incongruous realities. “..one must not think ill of the paradox, for the paradox is the passion of thought, and the thinker without the paradox is like the lover without passion…” – Søren Kierkegaard
Basho writes:
black forest
whatever you may say
a morning of snow
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33 thoughts on “Waiting

  1. It never ends. At times I could think of DNA testing and waiting for the result thus the ellipsis after waiting 🙂

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  2. Infinity is definitely a kind of waiting – maybe incongruous realities alleviate the potential boredom of that – a clever poem that certainly made me think

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  3. all of infinity
    or the next second –
    a new life.

    paradox indeed! i love the last word, “waiting”. can means “any moment of time”. 🙂

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  4. What a profound paradox you have presented us with here. It reverberates deeply in my mind generating new ideas.

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