fish learn from water

fish learn from water
note to self

fish learn from water
but don’t notice it’s there—
in the same way
you overlooked what
is most primary and
ordinary—the radiant
consciousness you
swim in—and yet
you learn from it
in all ways, always

2022 ©Amrita Skye Blaine
I’m writing a poem a day. These are drafts—not final versions.


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