The new year barrels towards us

The Earth spins us faster

The To-Do list piles higher



A new day begins

Moments surround us

A moment of stillness



Taking things moment by moment

Staying present

Clearing the mind

Thank you to Margaret Simon for hosting Poetry Friday this week!

7 thoughts on “Pause

  1. I’m finding myself wanting to quote most of your poem as parts that I particularly like. The repetition is powerful, and the message–staying present–is oh-so-appreciated. Thank you for sharing this.


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