Saturday, June 11, 2011

Small Stones

we descend the many stairs―
on the last landing,
a crushed lily

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dipping the bread―
mirrored in the bowl
this calm face

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the birds disperse in a flash like a sudden splash of water

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a river of stones

9 comments:

  1. this is pure poetry. beautiful. x

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  2. I'm amazed at how you are able to put so much beauty into so few words. I love these poems. <3

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  3. Wonderful! I loved this line -
    the birds disperse in a flash like a sudden splash of water

    And thank you for introducing me to 'small stones'.

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  4. I especially like the last one. :) Made me smile with "yes!".

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  5. gorgeous. so glad you'll be joining us in the river. do send a submission to http://www.ahandfulofstones.com sometimes :)

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