Sonnet to our inner prophets

I do not believe John’s Revelation
Projects a lit’ral future time at all.
I never thought Nostradamus’ notions
Were prophecy, though many he’d enthrall.
I do believe th’undaunted human spirit
Is more than capable of knowing truth;
Though not from any other can hear it.
Our hearts provide the necessary proof.
‘Vest faith not in vain and noisome promise,
Nor seek soothsayer’s words, to life apply;
First, turn inward, each to her own conscience,
From which arises hope.  Each soul supplies
That needed hint, the future then to know,
As we, into that destined future go.


About jatwood4

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