Asleep with my eyes open

There is time to think
of the moment only if I
have consciousness; I do
mean, mind you, the act of being

Thoughts are relative.
I can be quite awake but
mentally dozing like wind blown
clouds changing shapes, drifting,

standing at some chore
mindlessly, actually using
a tool without connecting to
the task. Could be dangerous,

But the worse scenario
is presuming some philo-
sophical accuracy when I
have missed the point, erred