The Visitor



    Photography by MrClean.

    And we walk in shadows,

    always asking for something,

    always hoping to be seen,

    heard, loved…

    Yet trees grow tall, so old,

    unconcerned with this and that

    or who they might be today,

    or tomorrow…

    Eventually we too will be relieved

    of this duty to be…

    and simply exist

    unaided by the silly idea

    that there is anything

    we need to do

    to be


    Eventually we will simply open our eyes

    and smile….

    and smile at the brilliance

    we had mistaken

    for something


    something terrifying,

    something we assumed was unneeded,

    not yearned for…

    yet always

    right there

    at the door

    knocking softly,

    not wishing to intrude,

    to shower you in the taste of freedom…

    in the grace of unbounded love

    Nothing to do at all…

    nothing at all…

    You are so beautiful my eyes


    in your brightness,

    my flesh turns

    to light.

    © Daniel Cryns 8/2012



    About Daniel Cryns

    Daniel Cryns has been writing all of his life. He has only recently begun to share his work (even with himself). A free spirit, and not very organized, Daniel shares his life experience without credentials or apology. He does not tranquil eyes his dragons. This is his debut in the arena of published work.
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    1. So glad you have decided to share your gift! What a wonderful way to express your inner most self!
      Self acceptance, man that is a tough one. We are truly our own worse critics !

      I look forward to more from you!!!

    2. Beautiful and talented!

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