John E Marks

POETRY

“One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.” Frederick Nietzsche

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One must still have chaos in oneself
to be able to give birth to a dancing star.”
Frederick Nietzsche

Now, only the vestiges remain:
Conduct a forensic examination,
Scatter the remains
Are they the same?
See the fragility of the body,
In the furtherance of the truth,
Note the devil’s-in-the-detail.
We are condemned at the root…

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John E Marks

John E Marks

I will try to express myself in some mode of life or art as freely as I can and as wholly as I can