I am not me

A free verse poem

Alyssa Ferguson
Prism & Pen

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Photo by Adora Goodenough on Unsplash

I am not me
Rather, a short walk to the edge of a pond
overhung with drooping branches of willows
A reflection in the still water of a hot summer day
A face looks up from the water
Transformed by the inquisition of nature
I look back

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Alyssa Ferguson
Prism & Pen

Born and raised in a literary household, I write to clarify my own questions.