Small Stones

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

*

dipping the bread―
mirrored in the bowl
this calm face

*

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

*

a river of stones

By Jade Nicole Beals

I'm Jade, a poet, painter, and yoga teacher. I live in southeastern Massachusetts and am from Brooklyn, New York. Besides art and yoga, I love nature, spirituality, music, tea, and a good party.

9 comments

  1. Wonderful! I loved this line –the birds disperse in a flash like a sudden splash of waterAnd thank you for introducing me to 'small stones'.

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