Lillian here, delighted to be hosting dVerse again!
Out for coffee with friends the other day, I was asked about my recent 40-day trip to Singapore, Bali, Australia and New Zealand. My response? We had the time of our lives!
That got me to thinking about the word time.
As one website* states: “Time is something we deal with every day, and something that everyone thinks they understand. However a compact and robust definition of time has proved to be remarkably tricky and elusive. . . time has many aspects and appears to represent different things to different people in different circumstances.
For today’s poetics: write a poem that includes the word “time” and/or a poem about a particular “time” etched in your memory.
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There is No time like the present!
in the moment
outside of time
oh my god there is no time
we must hurry
but if there is
we can just be