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The Future Belongs to You - A Poetic Response
A poetic response to the article The Future Belongs to You: Design it, then live it.
Vernon Hiller recently joined Seeking Veritas by The Professor, The Poet & Friends and his articles are very inspirational. After reading his most recent submission The Future Belongs to You: Design it, then live it I was inspired to write this poem. If you missed Vernon’s excellent article make sure to read it before reading this poem as it may give you a better appreciation of this poem.
Darkness lingers Clammy fingers Deepest night Hateful sprite Bitter despair Caught unaware Lost chance Bad circumstance Mental health Stealing wealth Lost prospects Absent contexts Missed potential Life inconsequential Engulfing night Disappearing light Hope eternal Struggling kernel Refreshed aspiration Increased motivation
Bio: Brian Sankarsingh is a Trinidadian-born Canadian immigrant who moved to Canada in the 1980s. He describes himself as an accidental poet, with a passion for advocacy and a penchant for prose, an unapologetic style, he offers his poetry as social and political commentary.