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A Knowing (poem)

What are Daily Disarrays
but disengaged rays
from the sun that have
accidentally found themselves
in a San Andreas Fault
within the troughs
of the missing heart?

What’s a Missing Heart but a mass
of blood and veins drumming to
the melodic singing-voice of the soul
as loud as audibly possible
so it can be heard
when you deem Mind
your primary ambassador.
May as well call Heart’s
yearnings adversaries.

What’s an Adversary but a reversed
reflection of you that is in dire need
of a passion compass or North Star
to guide him/her back to Truth?

What’s Truth but an adage that takes
advantage of the Fool that thinks
she/he knows all truths
there are to know.

What’s Knowing but a blowing wind—
There, but unseen. There, but the most
keen on rustling your fallen leaves
to wake you up

to the blooming cherry blossom tree
in the flesh (with no physical roots)
that you always were!

© 2015 – Eva PoeteX

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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:

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