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Perhaps Truth

written by: Mike Turner

 

Perhaps Truth
Being ultimate
So all encompassing
In its completeness is beyond our mortal comprehension
A picture only understood in its own context
So, how may we know Truth?

Perhaps Truth
Has many faces
Like a shattered mirror
Reflecting different aspects of a single image
Or a prism
Cleaving one single, pure light into multiple spectrums

Perhaps Truth
Is presented to us
In multiple perspectives
So that each assumes a form in which we may perceive
That aspect of Truth which applies to each of us

Perhaps Truth
Can thus be understood
In the context of our life
And experience
And our soul

Mike Turner

Mike Turner

Mike Turner retired to the US Gulf Coast after a 27 year career as a Federal law enforcement executive. A brief flirtation with the ukulele brought him to the world of writing songs and poetry. Mike writes in a variety of genre, from traditional blues, folk and country to jazz and gospel; along with meter and free verse. When not writing, Mike sails a historic schooner on the Gulf of Mexico.
Mike Turner

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