Consciousness in a Drunken Stupor


No longer am I a man.

No longer am I whole.

I am but one small part

of the grandest thing

the universe has ever known.


Without this grandiosity

I am nothing, and the universe

means nothing, for, were it not

for this one intangible notion,

the very meaning of meaning

would be bogus.


March or May 1989


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