The Intrepid Poet
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The Intrepid Poet

A Conversation About Death

A Poem

Will you feel the great divide
when time brings you to the edge?
“Time does not bring you” but
she knows what I mean.
She is annoyingly specific.

Providence keeps her secrets,
“in good measure” she assures me.
She knows the possibilities,
but doesn't share them.
Grim will come…



Poetry has the ability to awaken the deepest parts of our soul. Demanding we look beyond the surface of living. It comes in quietly and discretely leads us to profoundly deeper understandings of our experiences. If only you are willing to listen.

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Niki Madore

An avid reader, poet, deep thinker, skier, and occasional skydiver. Always encouraging others to begin their journey to live authentically.