Friday, December 7, 2012

Best Case Scenario

or the silver lining at the end of the world

Stephen King says this:
at the end of all rationalism
the mass grave.

biology, physics, he says,
the deathtrip.
At the end of it all

the bomb, the plague--
climate change
at the the end of it all.

The final genius
of our everloving, overstriding
He also holds this:

Technological collapse will reduce
the ambient noise that shrouds
our magic selves and
we will see

our dormant gifts awakened.
Manifest in all survivors
a certain wizardry more or less.
Hallelujah, anyway.

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