Poetry

Beginning

Beginning

 

The danger,

when something new

arrives and you’re obsessed,

 

is that the more you

look at it…

depend on it….

and the more you make

plans for it,

 

it changes:

like gold to brass,

like a captured butterfly who

refuses to beat her wings.


Photo: Valerie Nilson

 

Published by Valerie Nilson

Poet, creator of Honor It All, and a devoted yoga teacher and practitioner, Valerie attempts to follow this simple advice: "Trust your life". www.valerienilsonyoga.com

2 thoughts on “Beginning”

  1. Leah Shepherd says:

    Lovely!

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