Her lesson: Being Afraid

Her petals fell one by one
Naked as the wind blew in the moonlight
For once
She knew
What it felt like to lose everything
Fear
Until the sun smiled twice
And the water met her lips
She did it afraid

©A-Jjahlov Powell, 2019

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