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Important Questions | Σημαντικές Ερωτήσεις [?] (poem | ποίημα )

Are most days daze
set astray by daily disarrays?
Too often we seek answers
& forget the most important
question…

Why?

Why deny the undeniable sage
inside —
Whole world’s a stage —
But what does that change?

Too often we seek shelter
in tombs cleverly guised
as comfortable rooms &
forget the most important
Truth:

Out of womb is not the only birth,
& rebirth doesn’t only come after death.

If change shall come
let the first transformation
be within you —
Only then will you escape this comfortable room.


Translation in Greek:

Σημαντικές Ερωτήσεις

Είναι η κάθε σου μέρα γεμάτη σύγχυση και στεναχώρια;
Τάχτηκα ψάχνουμε της απάντησης
και ξεχνάμε την πιο σημαντική
ερώτηση…

Γιατί;

Γιατί να αρνηθείς την
θεότητα μέσα σου;

Πολύ συχνά ψάχνουμε καταφύγιο
μέσα σε τάφοι που μεταμφιέζονται
σαν άνετα δωμάτια και ξεχνάμε την
πιο σημαντική
αλήθεια…

Απο την μήτρα δεν είναι
η μόνη γέννηση,
Και αναγέννηση δεν έρχεται
μόνο μετά απο το θάνατο.

Και αν έρθει η αλλαγή,
Να αρχίσει πρώτα με εσένα —
Μόνο τότε θα ξεφύγεις απο
αυτό το άνετο δωμάτιο.

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© 2015 – Eva PoeteX

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Author:

Evy Zen (formerly Eva PoeteX) is a Mystic Poetess, Eclectic Artist, and Wellness Advocate who calls the Greater Cleveland area home sweet home. Born a Clevelander with a Greek lineage, the arts started being a major part of her life the moment she picked up her first crayon. To date, dozens of Evy's writings have been featured in publications like Thought Catalog, The Journey Magazine, and TheSeeds4Life. She has also had the opportunity to collaborate with numerous musicians and artists across the globe. Currently, Evy is the Founding Editor of Poehemian Press and the Co-Founder of Health Mastery Movement. Additionally, she is the author of several poetry books, including Esoterra and Sacred Shapes. Furthermore, she holds a B.A. in Creative Writing from Cleveland State University and a Diploma in Exercise Nutrition from Shaw Academy. When she's not creating, she enjoys reading her weight in philosophical books, going on epic bike rides, playing racing games, and meditating to ambient music. To find out more, visit Evy Zen’s official website: www.evyzen.com

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