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Pioneers' grave

Many visionaries came ahead of their time.

By Mohammed DarasiPublished 3 months ago 1 min read
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Pioneers' grave
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Like snow melting in the desert sand

ideas wilt in unworthy hands

starry nights filled with the mundane

strangle and maim the new and restrain

Progress

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Like rain barraging the surface of the ocean

new is dismissed and the old is preserved and frozen

in time

but nothing is everlasting in nature’s motion

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Like a molecule of air in open space

words dissipate and a void is replaced

suitable environments are needed for nurturing

if none exist, they'll simply just waste

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Fear of new worlds appearing

Fear of the unknown domineering

Better remain and stay persevering

...

Ideas of yesteryear and to death endearing

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Like a beam of light at the end of a cave

the new is new, and a path it paves

creativity and progress exponentially expand

uplifting the whole, new horizons at hand

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About the Creator

Mohammed Darasi

I write fiction, poetry and occasional articles about interesting topics. I recently created a website (just because) which I will be posting my writing in (among other things). it would be great if you check it out. https://mindpit.co.uk/

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  • Dharrsheena Raja Segarran3 months ago

    Fear of new worlds appearing Fear of the unknown domineering Better remain and stay perseverin These lines were very relatable because I do have this fear and it overwhelms me so much. Loved your poem!

  • Naveed 3 months ago

    This story is a work of art

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