Small stone 1-31-12

You could take the time
to inspect
each grain of sand
in an hourglass
every one distinct
from the other
like fingerprints
and snowflakes
but don’t press
your nose
too close
for too long
because the minutes will pass
just the same
and you could miss
the world behind you

One response to “Small stone 1-31-12

  1. What more can I say? Brilliant!

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