Initiate

Minerva is watching
Through her owls
People are hovering
Hidden by cowls
All of your efforts
Weakly displayed
Naked and vulnerable
Making the grade

Initiate in waiting
For wisdom’s voice
Do you remember
If you had a choice?
Ancient beliefs
In modern-day
Never to falter
Never to stray

Minerva is watching
Owls balance scales
Will you surrender
Will you prevail?

(c) Helen Valentina 2014, Al Rights Reserved

About helenvalentina

Like most people, I have a number of sides to me. The most interesting one probably emerges through my writing, hence this blog. I love to read, and also to write, and so this is a way to share both.
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