The Wisdom of Doing Nothing (Yet)

Poetry

“He’s wise,” I said, “the heron in the lake,”

after you told me he was wrong to just

stand there, never reaching for a silver flash of fin.

“Be still enough,” I suggest, “and there’s no need to strain. The fish will come to you.”

Copyright © 2019 Bridget Webber. All rights reserved

Independent content creator, ghostwriter, author https://tinyurl.com/y2cgqhgv mental health advocate, and poet. bridgetwebbber@outlook.com

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