Lotus Blossom

As I walked steadily
Into the heart’s garden
I saw a lotus blossom
Growing
Wild in the pond.

I wanted to send you a photograph,
I wanted you to see this
Fragrant beauty, but
You were there…

In the morning sky.
Lending me these words,
Beyond words,
Your face merging with the reflection
Of light.

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3 Replies to “Lotus Blossom”

  1. Thank you Rebecca, I used to want to have “destinations” for poems before committing pen to paper, I’ve since lost this idea. Poems go where they want to go, I have no real say in the matter. For words are like caravans travelling towards the empty dawn.

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