L - Lotus Blooms

deep inside,
the keeper of dreams resides –
buried in the silty rivers of materiality.
Yet, with careful pruning and trimming,
can still flower,
just as the lotus blooms in muddy waters,
unfurling its petals on sultry summer days.


Written for the A to Z Challenge and NaPoWriMo; inspired by Gede Prama’s “Beautiful Soul”
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