Small Wonder

The tempo
is always gradual
until eruption

Ash in the pockets of youth
and wisdom more gray
with the grave approaching

Vultures will pick you
clean to the bone
if you play dead
in the age of small wonder

Scott Thomas Outlar is a lover of truth and enjoys researching philosophy, psychology, politics, spirituality, and any other facet of consciousness in the pursuit of reaching a higher state of vibration. He also enjoys writing rants, poems, essays, short stories, and prose-fusion screeds covering such subjects. Scott Thomas can be reached at You can also watch and/or subscribe to his YouTube Channel Read other articles by Scott Thomas, or visit Scott Thomas's website.