Mindfully Speaking
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Mindfully Speaking

Sundust. Photo ©Erika Burkhalter.

Sundust

Twirling into the light

Like white light escaping a black hole,
those stamen — fuzzed with sunshine yellow dust —
explode from the center point of the flower’s womb.

Do they anticipate the tickle of a bee’s tiny feet?

Do they think such things?

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Erika Burkhalter

Erika Burkhalter

Photographer, yogi, cat-mom, lover of travel and nature, spreading amazement for Mother Earth, one photo, poem or story at a time. (MA Yoga, MS Neuropsychology)