Labyrinth (Encephalon)

The endless canyons snake on and on,
illuminated only
by the never-ending lightning storm overhead.

Etched deep within these walls
are storm-blasted marks
of history and activity-

of existence itself, and the desire to pursue it.

The grey mound that houses this labyrinth
seems small and insignificant;

after all, it appears so commonly to us
that the majority constantly overlook it.

But those who peer into the maze ,
who lose themselves in its shadows
and its secrets,
emerge anew.

They emerge mesmerized and
enthralled, desperate to lose themselves once more,
and to become one with this esoteric archive.

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About optimistthepessimist

Always in transit.
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