And he who was seated on the throne said, “Behold, I am making all things new.” Also he said, “Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true.” Revelation 21:5
wrest themselves from our grubby hands
What if these slabs of metal and glass pack up and join the stones?
Why not the great artifice of postmodern man?
These wonders of our age – not pyramids or colossi for sure,
But you can visit the hanging gardens with your coffee!
In your slippers!
Who are we to say: “well not quite all” ?
into the imago dei.
Their silly sagas exchanged
For that which truly satisfies.
For silent awe.
The quest for likes and loves abandoned
For a glimpse, perhaps a selfie with
All their former lives revealed as just
The silly self-important musings of distracted things
Slouching toward the new Jerusalem.