under foot — #NaPoWriMo Day 23


life comes from this — the
one thing becoming another

look closely — at everything
– and you’ll see decay

release the smallest parts
waste to food
bone to soil

the future beckons
ancestors still to come
each have
their place — their moment

life comes from this — it’s
endings that mark beginnings

Inspired by this photo from Tevis Rose Trower


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