Honesty

Small stones are ‘a short piece of writing that precisely captures a fully-engaged moment.’ http://www.writingourwayhome.com/p/small-stones.html

This week we are exploring the theme of honesty in Writing Ourselves Alive. One very thought provoking concept  is that this is not a criticism. It is more a practice of nonharming for both myself and the listener.

Honesty
a sharp edge cuts through thick rind,orange 1
my protective membrane,
splits me open,
only then the juicy tenderness,
only then do seeds flourish.

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About Joan Conway

My artistic passions are poetry and collage. But I am curious human, always exploring new mediums, new opportunities for creative expressions.
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One Response to Honesty

  1. Liz M Forbes says:

    Joan, i am so enjoying your small stones and your recent blog about Noreen..we have one of her paintings..a gift from Cheri…I look forward to more gentle insights…Liz

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