Beyond Recognition

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Beyond Recognition

For a creatively dedicated

Divinely inspired being

Failure in this world

Is not traditionally attributed

To a lack of zeal or talent

So much as it is a byproduct

And left-handed compliment

Of and from a global majority

Whose concepts and notions of reality

Have degenerated to a level

Whereupon enlightened thoughts and deeds

Are not only unrecognized

Unsolicited and unappreciated

But judged to be downright intimidating

If not dangerously sinister

 

John Christopher

1990

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Poetry is what gets lost in translation.

Robert Frost (1875-1963) American Poet.

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