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This blank page of a day.
Last night, I had already crumpled
up the paper and thrown it in the trash.
With twin fists, I made it so small,
told myself there were no stories
I was interested in knowing.
This morning, picking it up again,
I watched the paper unrumple itself,
and unfold and unfold until
it was a million million times larger
than any page I could imagine,
big enough to have any story
fit on it, any story at all, even
happily ever after.

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just a hint of pink—
all day I fall in love
with the unfolding

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it looks like waiting—
betcha the caterpillar
has a different story

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the heart opens—
but first it erases
its list of shoulds

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and what is it in us
that keeps opening—in each
blossom the next seed

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kicking off
its shoes, the heart loves best
barefoot

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oh foolish woman
who saw a prison here
instead of a playground

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