Saturday, 2 April 2016

Lotus
If in the afternoon I come upon a land
and find the lotus blooming there,
I wonder if I will recognise it’s flowers and fruits.
I wonder if I will remember it’s story.
And in the evening, after sniffing the fragrance
of the flowers and tasting the fruit,
will I have forgotten

to wonder.

First published in The Miscreant Issue 8 



http://miscreantmagazine.com/2016/04/02/two-poems-8/

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