climb the mountain by sunrise666 on deviantART
“There is scarcely any passion without struggle.”
- Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus and Other Essays
You False Masters of Serenity
Damn all you
false masters of serenity,
gurus of the happy.
is what it means
to be alive and free.
- David Budbill, from Moment to Moment: Poems of a Mountain Recluse (1999)