Heartfelt Tablet

To Quell Deja Vu

I wish to quell
the dizzy spells
of déjà vu,
the remedy I’ve been told
is the elixir of my own history
the prose of my narrative,
and my understanding of the lessons
my text has taught me,
such knowledge can only propel
me forward.
(c)j.ajabad 2010


About onecanvasonesoul

I'm an artist of the poetic persuasion yet I dabble in papercrafts, art journaling and scrapbooking!


4 thoughts on “To Quell Deja Vu

  1. I have tasted that elixir and, just as you have written, it did propel me , farther than I have even been before.


    Posted by Judie | July 2, 2010, 12:23 am
    • Thanks for your comment and being a frequent reader, I appreciate it. This poem was a twist on the old saying that if you don’t now where you’ve been you won’t know where you’re going–I think I paraphrased it. Lol


      Posted by onecanvasonesoul | July 7, 2010, 4:45 pm
  2. What exactly are you talking about here? I do see that something is acting as a propellant and motivating you, but I need to know thoroughly what is being said here. Intriguing.


    Posted by Ricky | August 10, 2010, 12:44 am

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