And So

clairvoyance poem



No one knows what comes next.
We can imagine, speculate, predict…
But we don’t really KNOW.
And so,

What matters? What is infinite?
Love. Connection. Hope.
The giving, the receiving, the feeling…
It is all we can cling to and KNOW.
And so,

We risk heartbreak and pain.
Fear, rejection, loss.
Hurt, damaged, repressed,
We walk on to the truth we KNOW-
The end will come, will come,
And so,

No one knows what comes next.
We form a theory, and we set our course.
We live, love, laugh, learn-
Understand we’ll never KNOW.
But it doesn’t matter. The road goes on.
We leave breadcrumbs for those who follow,
And so…


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photograph by Dmitry Ratushny


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VK Lynne

VK Lynne is a writer and musician from Los Angeles. She penned the award-winning web series 'Trading on 15', and her writing has been published in Image Curve, The Elephant Journal, GEM Magazine and Guitar Girls Magazine. She has authored lyrics for three of her own solo albums and for the bands Vita Nova, stOrk, and The Spider Accomplice.

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