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Posted to Poetry and Politics

Rather, I am shocked earth came here at all. And furthermore, I am surprised you care to be his spokesperson, seeming he never appointed you as such. Oh yes, how the many gravitate toward that which is unusual or supreme in its own inertia. All the intelligence and giftedness in the world does the owner little good lest he learn to master himself. And we all like wide-eyed admirers often fail to see the depth of darkness behind the blinding light, stumbling forward with the groping, grabbing hand of an infant amazed by what it sees. There is so much more to brilliance than those things that glister.