Nov27

Bruce Lee
Out there are places we can't even imagine.
Uncharted wilderness acquired by untrodden paths,
Undisturbed routes beyond unenvisioned borders,
Untravelled miles to unbelievable vistas.

But, within, there are those who dare to conceit.
Who will craft a craft to haul human knowing to extension
With blind will, pregnant with bristling desire,
To chart, tread, disturb, envision, travel and believe.

Bruce Lee, Chinese-American actor, director, martial artist and philosopher, founder of Jeet Kune Do and one of the most influential martial artists was born today in 1940.

Jimi Hendrix, American rock guitarist, singer and songwriter, regarded as the most influential rock guitarist in history, was born today in 1942.

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  1. I tend to avoid “un-” words in my poetry, thinking there must be a synonym but I like how you stacked them up in the first stanza. Well done!

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