How shall I live?
Am I to be the seaward cliff upon which each wave shall constantly pound?
I say yes.
I will stand firm inside my life and live eyes open, no matter the seas or the tides or the winds or the gods.
I am here in this moment and I matter.
If I live but a second, I matter.
(c) Bob Paris 4.26.2016
Photo: by Per Bernal (c) 1998