I think it is fair to say that most of us here are inspired by word and/or photo. I appreciate hearing fun words, seeing a well-turned phrase, being sucked into a surplus of meaning...and wonder. Today, I heard a phrase that has captured my imagination and has launched a poetic exploration along with finding an image that I thought expressed the spirit of the phrase. What is it?
The soul is such a shy creature.
That is utterly delicious to me. I hope you enjoy the following haiku and perhaps, you will offer a poetic exploration of your own in the comments! I'd love to hear your thoughts.
peeking 'round corners
stretching frail tendrils upward
such a shy creature
Post, poem, and photo, Terri Stewart