Illumination

within the ambit
of space and time
i searched, and searched
for the pulse of the universe

a starlit way
teasingly,
led me astray

when, in a moment of illumination
i had a glimpse of infinity
and infinity, she looked back at me,
a knowing smile

it was then, that i realised
i was led away,
i was led away
beyond the ambit
of space and time

Illumination – read by Sonya Kassam

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A challenge from the Poetry group I have recently joined

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Photo: a sunrise in Nairobi

4 thoughts on “Illumination

  1. Dear Sonya,

    Thank you for sharing this wonderful poem. And the audio of your recitation makes it beautiful to the ear.

    All good wishes,

    robert

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