innocent eyes

innocent eyes belie
latent mischievous intent
windows of the soul
stained by the instinct to survive

***

if only we could transcend our own need to survive
recognise that others too, need to survive
perhaps we could all survive together
perhaps we could take each other beyond
the mediocrity of survival

6 thoughts on “innocent eyes

  1. Dear Sonya,

    Thank you for this powerful poem. For us, this it brings alive the reality that humanity has the potential for, and the clear need to, evolve beyond fear.

    All good wishes,

    robert

I would love to have your thoughts

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s