Perhaps we are just a series of electrical short circuits
caught in our frames
giving them names like speech and movement.

And with these thought I give myself torment

or maybe we are these thoughts in a bubble
planets we see from the Hubble.

this also gives me trouble.

We could be what is marked on the label
fragile and unable to open the contents,
more torments for me,

or maybe we are what we see
and that’s just

© 2017, John Smallshaw.