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Time

In the Autumn of my Life

Oh! Yeasterday

Oh! Yeasterday

OLD AGE



"Nothing is Forever!"

Today's Evil

I AM AN AMERICAN

In the Eye of the Tiger

A Conversation between My Cat and Dog

If, I Had It All To Do Over!

Twilight Honor

A Portrait of my Life

Fifty Years of Tears

Eternal Rest

Do You Remember When?

Mirrow Reflctions

Who Knew?

"Jack Who?"

Ain't That a Shame?

Hopefully, They will Say...

Does It Matter?

Love Found

Who Knew?

My Little Dog named-Art

Yesterday's Autumn

A Bowl of Cheers?

I Say!

My Quest

Near Miss

Dreams of Yesterday

Do You Remember?

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A Question?

Between the sun and moon lies
the anomaly called time.
Leaving us with the unanswerable question.
When did it start and when will it end?

From the beginning of time until the end…
doesn’t that sentence make the hair stand
up on the back of your neck?

What’s at the end of the universe and  beyond?
How many stars shine before the break of dawn?

A thousand eons have come and gone.
How many more will pass beyond?

In this realm of vastness how do we measure
time?
No one knows.

For sure…
not on our fingers and toes.


Jackie R. Kays
Copyright…2003









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