Thursday, January 6, 2011

The Art of Disappearing

by Naomi Shihab Nye


I came across this poem while browsing in a book store; not having enough to buy the book - I copied the poem instead. I like this poem because it reminds us of the fleeting nature of our lives. And cautions us about wasting our time on seemingly trivial matters.
But I am especially fond of its slightly anti-social tone.  

2 comments:

  1. Min, I think I will enjoy chats with you on the run!

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  2. provided that I can catch my breath :-)

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