single flower

IMG_0853As I gaze
at the fresh
banana-yellow petals

I wonder why –
I did not consider
their earliest stages

If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly our whole life would change. ― Gautama Buddha

 

Poem and image by Jennifer Fifield

Italicized quote by Gautama Buddha

 

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