Mind Coming to Rest

A tossed flat stone
Shatters the pond’s smooth surface
Ripples, extending outward
From the center to nowhere
Eventually all disappear–
The stone, ripples, all striving to rest
Stillness returns
As sunlight graces pink and white waterlilies
And the mind comes to rest
As all thoughts cease

10 thoughts on “Mind Coming to Rest

  1. Perfect Don, thought I best make a few visits in the blog world … cant manage to do all the things at the moment.
    I love this poem. Thank you.

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