The Untruth


NaPoWriMo Day 2

It starts…
barely noticeable,
singular in its count
such a small thing which goes unnoticed.

Lonely, it seeks companionship and protection
not realizing
it is safest in its lonely world
capable of life internal, left unexposed.

Its need for help is at first tolerable
but soon grows stronger
its need to reproduce overwhelming
as it seeks others similar to itself
many always stronger than one.

Its need to survive…
something known by all living things
requires larger numbers
each one defending the others
from any who would challenge
bringing its end.

This is truth… about a lie.

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “The Untruth

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s