Big Tent Poetry, gong poetry, Poetry

day 6. on time

big tent poetry gong poetry day 6 new to you. today i pick anais nin… because it is such a small poem i thought i would bring it on over… see below in italics

risk. and then the day came,
when the risk
to remain tight
in a bud
was more painful
than the risk
it took
to blossom.

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and then the day came
releasing the rope
untied and free

there was another
more beautiful
sweeping the winter