No Escaping Who You Are

Escape your lies and self-deception
like time out runs the clock
and like the waves
always stay ahead of the ocean

Whatever you hold onto is nothing
compared to what is left
after you let go of the illusions
blocking your path to reality

No matter how hard you try
there is no escaping who you are
Eventually all clouds clear
and the real you shines through

Once it does, there is no hiding
no more pretending
you can be anything better
than who you already are

10 thoughts on “No Escaping Who You Are

  1. “Whatever you hold onto is nothing
    compared to what is left
    after you let go of the illusions
    blocking your path to reality”

    As always, you speak such deep truths with eloquent simplicity

  2. Dan: Thanks. As you like, as long as the Indians wins the World Series, but I’m not clinging…

    Polona: Thanks. Spot on it is.

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