A balance of iron and stone

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For centuries the clock tower has leaned dangerously

and the man of iron has sustained it, preventing it from falling

the force of falling and that of pushing neutralizing one another, in balance with one another

 

That’s what resembles our inner balance as long as we give in to our shadows

we have the illusion to be firm and balanced

but we are as weak and precarious as the leaning tower

and only the force given to us by love can make us stand straight nonetheless

 

Thus love is all busy to keep us from toppling into our shadows entirely

and its expression is bridled, its potency limited

Imagine all what the man of iron could have achieved had he not to carry day and night the weight of the falling tower

 

About Erik Vincenti Zakhia

Dear all, I will share with you many of my poems, short stories, drawings and paintings telling of my journey of self-discovery and my reflections about life, love, art, spirituality, sexuality, kundalini rise, and twin flames. You will also come across many paintings by Chantal Peguiron that are intimately related to my artwork. They all fall within the realm of Hazen. If you like it, don’t hesitate to subscribe and follow me on social media! May you have an inspiring visit!

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