Life unfolds once then it is lost
as are we all, who cling too long
Welcome the lost found wanting more,
released from vice they’re blind to
I search for joy, need paradise
(open the way) and show me in
I’m but a man — simple, jealous —
thankful for you not being so.
© 2021 by Phillip Knight Scott
For the prompt at dVerse where we are invited to delve into
the allure of Korean folklore, poetry form and myth.