October 11, 2010

Emergence

Prompt #24 from Writer's Island

Image from Writer's Island

Slowly the caterpillar
spins its cocoon,
hiding itself
from the world.

    Months pass,
    seasons change.

Slowly the butterfly
breaks open its cocoon,
displaying itself
to the world.

4 comments:

  1. So do I. Succinct, but it says all that needs saying in endearing language.

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  2. You make transition sound so lovely this was just awesome!

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  3. a magical transformation.
    love the butterfly poem.

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