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Don't Deny the Animal



There is a great marriage
all around me
of animal and spirit
of chaos and structure
of form and the force that plays it
Nature is sex
and Sex is Spirit
Now with open eyes I look
and all I see is
what's looking through
the lustful eyes of a beast
we have our concepts and our stories
we have our morality and our boundaries
we have arbitrary lines of do's and do nots
and in it all we've forgotten
that there is no refining the animal within
where boundaries are not
where forms run free
is a world where
the animal is only a mask
worn by an otherworldly light
don't deny the animal
the animal is Me

(c) Kidest M., 2013

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