Transcending Dialectics

Go, seekers!
                 Leave those old extremes!
         Surpass that frontier
                       of what seems.

   Exhaust perception, what was sought.

       From nuanced truths
              gain sharper thought
          than anything
 sensed yesterday.

Embrace the gray
    the middle way.

         With temperance
                 and empathy
         your new reality.

Transcending Dialectics © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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Submitted: October 16, 2021