Treasure Island

Anaïs Nin

(21 February 1903 – 14 January 1977 / Neuilly)

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Risk


And then the day came,
when the risk
to remain tight
in a bud
was more painful
than the risk
it took
to Blossom.

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

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